Press Releases

December 2, 2021 Press Release
Funds will support water infrastructure projects, create jobs, and promote clean drinking water

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced that Iowa is receiving the first $110,745,000 investment from the bipartisan infrastructure law that she helped get signed into law last month.

December 2, 2021 Press Release
New bipartisan bill named in memory of Goldie, one of 500 dogs kept in abhorrent conditions at Iowa puppy mill that had a documented history of violations
Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) introduced new bipartisan legislation to close enforcement loopholes in the Animal Welfare Act. This is in response to the recent closure of a Iowa puppy mill in Wayne County that amassed nearly 200 violations of the law before being shut down by a court order.
December 2, 2021 Press Release
Letter to House leadership pushes for additional legislative action to ease supply chain disruptions and lower prices

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November 29, 2021 Press Release
West Des Moines Valley High School students developed application to connect students with nonprofits in need of technical support

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced the West Des Moines Valley High School team behind the Devs Do Good app are the winners of the 2021 Congressional App Challenge for Iowa’s Third Congressional District.

November 23, 2021 Press Release
The grants will allow the agencies to hire additional law enforcement professionals

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced the Norwalk Police Department and the Union County Sheriff’s Department will receive $500,000 in grants provided by the Department of Justice through the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) COPS Hiring Program (CHP).

November 23, 2021 Press Release
Earlier this week, Rep. Axne and other colleagues wrote to President Biden urging him to tap into the Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Following a letter sent by Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03), President Biden announced today plans to release oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in a bid to lower gas prices in the U.S.

November 22, 2021 Press Release
Bipartisan bill would ensure local cities and counties in Iowa can use over $1 billion from American Rescue Plan to cover infrastructure, housing and community development, and other long-term economic projects

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced her support and co-sponsorship of a bipartisan bill that would provide additional flexibility for Iowa’s cities and counties who received support from federal COVID-19 relief legislation, cut red tape, and allow them to use funds to make infrastructure investments.

November 19, 2021 Press Release
New grants for Anita, Atlantic, Blanchard, Clarinda, Creston, Corning, Fontanelle, Lewis, Orient, Red Oak, and Ringgold County
The new grants cover Adams, Adair, Cass, Montgomery, Page, Ringgold, and Union counties.
November 19, 2021 Press Release
Axne touts keeping promise to Iowans by delivering investments in child care and universal pre-K, skills training, lower prescription drug costs and expanded Medicare, and clean energy technologies like biofuels – all while cutting taxes for Iowa’s middle class

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November 17, 2021 Press Release

Today, Iowa Representatives Cindy Axne (IA-03) and Randy Feenstra (IA-04) – both members of the House Agriculture Committee – led the introduction of bipartisan legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives that will return fairness to the cattle marketplace dominated by four major meat packers.