Press Releases

October 7, 2021 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Cindy Axne (IA-03) pushed U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack for updates on his agency’s work aimed at expanding regional cattle processing and combating the threat of African Swine Fever.

October 1, 2021 Press Release
Health Care Centers in Council Bluffs, Des Moines to Receive Funds from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Today, Congresswoman Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced $9,486,451 in American Rescue Plan funding to make improvements at 14 Iowa health centers through new awards from the U.

September 30, 2021 Press Release
Axne urges consideration of bill that contains more than $5 billion for Iowa infrastructure, largest investment in rural broadband in U.S. history

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) issued the following statement on the delayed vote in the U.S. House that would send a bipartisan infrastructure bill with major priorities for Iowa to the desk of President Biden:

September 30, 2021 Press Release
Rep. Axne helps approve $10 billion to cover crop losses from recent natural disasters

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) voted with a bipartisan majority of the U.S. House of Representatives to send President Biden a bill that will help Iowa farmers and producers affected by last year’s derecho.

September 30, 2021 Press Release
At Financial Services Committee hearing, Axne asks economic policymakers how federal investments in child care, paid leave, and supply chains could promote economic growth and stability

At a hearing today before the House Financial Services Committee, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) sought insight from U.S.

September 28, 2021 Press Release

Today, Congresswomen Cindy Axne (IA-03), Cheri Bustos (IL-17), Angie Craig (MN-02) and Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) led a bicameral group of Congressional members spanning seven states in a letter urging the Administration to increase biofuels usa

September 24, 2021 Press Release
House passes Axne-backed bill to codify legal rights provided by Roe v. Wade ruling

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) voted with a majority of the U.S.

September 23, 2021 Press Release
Axne-backed amendments to preserve RC-26 deployments, create new memorials for fallen servicemembers also included in annual defense policy bill

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives advanced the Transition for Success Act, bipartisan legislation written by Rep.

September 21, 2021 Press Release
House advances funding bill to avert government shutdown, provide $10 billion for crop losses and damage from 2020 derecho and other disasters

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) voted to pass a measure that supports Iowa farmers and producers affected by last year’s derecho, extends government funding to avoid a government shutdown, and ensures the U.S. does not default on its debt.

September 20, 2021 Press Release
Iowa Representative’s resolution proposed as amendment to annual defense policy bill up for a vote this week

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) led the Iowa delegation in the U.S. House of Representatives in the introduction of a resolution honoring the service and sacrifice of Iowa servicemembers over the past two decades in Afghanistan.