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April 7, 2021 In The News

Last week, the Biden administration proposed a mammoth $2 trillion jobs plan of such vast scale and ambition it is difficult to summari

April 7, 2021 In The News

President Biden on Wednesday said he was open to compromise with Republicans on how to pay for his approximately $2 trillion jobs and infrastructure package, but insisted that inaction was unacceptable.

April 6, 2021 Press Release

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) introduced the Protecting the Silos and Smokestacks National Heritage Area Act to ensure Iowa’s only National Heritage Area is preserved by extending the authorization for funding and eliminating the federal funding cap. 

April 4, 2021 In The News

As a working mom raising two teenage boys, I know firsthand how nerve-racking it can be to budget for the rising cost of child care. And I know what a lack of affordable care means for the average family: if you can’t find or can’t afford child care, you can’t go to work.

April 2, 2021 Press Release


DES MOINES – Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced a new $702,000 federal grant that will be used to reconstruct 9,000 feet of existing runway at the Des Moines International Airport.

April 2, 2021 Iowan of the Week

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April 1, 2021 In The News

The Federal Aviation Administration awarded more than $627.7 million in infrastructure and safety projects through the Airport Improvement Program on Thursday.

Thursday, the Federal Aviation Administration awarded the Des Moines International Airport a $702,000 grant to reconstruct the 9,000 feet of the existing runway.

March 31, 2021 In The News

Americans who lost their jobs last year and have already filed their tax returns will have one less headache to deal with.

March 31, 2021 In The News

Congresswoman Cindy Axne is expanding access to the COVID-19 vaccine by investing more than $11 million in central and Southwest Iowa as part of the American Rescue Plan.

March 29, 2021 Press Release

Today, Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) announced a new $18,300 federal grant from United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development to help fund the purchase and installation of two emergency warning sirens in Mount Ayr. The new sirens will replace two sirens that are no longer fully functional.


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March 13, 2019 In The News

Kevin Hardy, Des Moines Register

March 13, 2019

While Wells Fargo blamed declining workload when it announced hundreds of local layoffs late last year, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne said the company appeared to be shipping American jobs overseas.

March 7, 2019 In The News

KMA, Mike Peterson, March, 7 2019

(Washington) -- Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne wants to strengthen continuing campaign finance reform efforts in Washington.

March 6, 2019 In The News

KMA, Mike Peterson, March 6, 2019

(Washington) -- Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne is part of a coalition addressing continuing health care issues in the country.

February 28, 2019 In The News

Iowa Rep. Cindy Axne, 3rd District, visits with Shenandoah Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Matt Sells Feb. 23. Shenandoah was one stop for Axne on a tour of health-care facilities in southwest Iowa.

February 4, 2019 In The News

Emily Woodbury, Ben Kieffer & Amy Mayer, IPR, February 4, 2019

Rural Iowa communities might be missing out on federal dollars that could help with economic development.

February 1, 2019 In The News

Jennifer Nichols, Atlantic News Telegraph, February 1, 2019

January 30, 2019 In The News

O. Kay Henderson, Radio Iowa, January 30, 2019

Iowa’s two congresswomen are among the 19 rookie Democrats in the U.S. House co-sponsoring a bill that would set up a system to prevent future federal government shut-downs.