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Rep. Cindy Axne

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For months I have been working hard with my colleagues in the House on finalizing the CHIPS and Science Act, a historic bipartisan bill that will bolster American manufacturing, create new good-paying jobs, strengthen our national security and lower...
This week I’ve been hard at work fighting to protect Iowans, our veterans and our workers through legislation that protects our jobs, our health and our safety. I voted with a bipartisan majority of my colleagues in the House to...
Parents and childcare providers from across Iowa’s Third Congressional District have told me about the devastating impacts the nationwide shortage of infant formula is having right here in Iowa. Following Abbott Nutrition's closing a plant due to safety issues, the...
Over the last few years that I’ve had the honor of representing the Third District, I’ve had countless conversations with rural Iowans about the issues they’re facing in their everyday lives. I’ve heard from police officers and first responders working...
I’m proud that the vote I took to pass the American Rescue Plan, which was signed into law one year ago on March 11, has put Iowa on solid fiscal footing and funded key projects that will benefit all...
I’m happy to share I’ve made progress in securing federal dollars Iowans need. In early February, I joined the entire Iowa congressional delegation in writing a letter to U.S. President Joe Biden to ask him to approve Iowa Gov. Kim...
Iowa business owners have proven to be creative and resilient despite the number of challenges that have been thrown their way over the last few years. MoMere in West Des Moines is a great example of how businesses have managed...
For decades, investments in our country’s infrastructure have failed to keep up with our growth, leaving Iowans with some of the most structurally deficient bridges in the U.S. and increasing costs for Iowa’s families from bottlenecks created by outdated...
If you’ve kept up with the news the last few weeks, you know Congress has been tackling some big issues. In recent weeks, I voted to ensure our government has the resources it needs to function and made sure we...
Active-duty members of our armed forces who are transitioning out of their military service have access to a program that connects them to in-demand skills training and prospective employers who are seeking to hire veterans. But that program, called SkillBridge,...