Press Releases

May 6, 2021 Press Release
SEC Chairman answered Axne’s questions as part of third House Financial Services Committee hearing on recent market volatility related to GameStop and Robinhood

May 6, 2021 Press Release
Letter to key House leaders signed by 13 farm district Democrats urges House leadership to exempt family farms from any changes to ‘stepped-up basis’

Today, Representatives Cindy Axne (IA-03) and Jim Costa (CA-14) led a group of thirteen House Democrats who represent farm districts in a letter to House leadership urging the exemption of family-owned farms from a

May 5, 2021 Press Release
The Sgt. Ketchum Rural Veterans’ Mental Health Act was introduced this week in the U.S. Senate by bipartisan veterans’ committee leadership

This week, the bipartisan leadership of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee, Sen. Jon Tester of Montana and Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas, introduced Rep.

May 3, 2021 Press Release

Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced that, beginning today, restaurants in central and southwest Iowa are now eligible to apply for direct relief through the Restaurant Revitalization Fund.

April 28, 2021 Press Release
Investing in American Workers Act would create a tax credit for investments in workforce training

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) joined a bipartisan group of lawmakers to introduce legislation that encourages and incentivizes American businesses to invest in workforce training programs for their employees.

April 22, 2021 Press Release
New funds for Anita, Shenandoah, and Sidney to upgrade wastewater and water storage systems

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) applauded the announcement of $22,549,000 in federal investments to improve water and sewer infrastructure in three cities within Iowa’s Third Congressional District.

April 22, 2021 Press Release
Members advocate for program that would help for agricultural producers impacted by 2020 natural disasters

Today, Congresswoman Cindy Axne (IA-03), Reps.

April 22, 2021 Press Release
Bill that would lower barriers for accessing carbon credits earned for climate conscious farm and land use practices also advanced in the Senate today

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) helped reintroduce bipartisan legislation in the U.S. House aimed at breaking down barriers for farmers and producers interested in participating in carbon markets and rewarding climate-smart practices used in Iowa agriculture and land use.

April 20, 2021 Press Release

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) issued the following statement on the guilty verdicts returned in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin: