Last week, the Biden administration proposed a mammoth $2 trillion jobs plan of such vast scale and ambition it is difficult to summari
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Americans who lost their jobs last year and have already filed their tax returns will have one less headache to deal with.
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.
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.
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.
KMA, Mike Peterson, March, 7 2019
(Washington) -- Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne wants to strengthen continuing campaign finance reform efforts in Washington.
KMA, Mike Peterson, March 6, 2019
(Washington) -- Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne is part of a coalition addressing continuing health care issues in the country.
John Van Nostrand, BH News Service, February 28, 2019
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.
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.
Jennifer Nichols, Atlantic News Telegraph, February 1, 2019
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.