Amid Impeachment, Cindy Axne Focuses on Health Care Policy

Iowa Starting Line: Amid Impeachment, Cindy Axne Focuses on Health Care Policy October 2, 2019 Elizabeth Meyer Congresswoman Cindy Axne told constituents Tuesday the United States had hit a “crisis point” in its health care system. “Suffice it to say, you’ve got a group of people in Congress who truly understand we’re at a crisis point,”…

Axne bucks House leadership on tariff aid

KMA Land: Axne bucks House leadership on tariff aid September 18, 2019 Mike Peterson (Washington) — Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne is challenging members of her own party to include money for farmers struggling with tariffs imposed on overseas products in proposed budget bills. Earlier this week, the West Des Moines Democrat urged House Democratic leadership…

Axne legislation addresses ‘surprise’ medical bill charges

Radio Iowa: Axne bucks House leadership on tariff aid September 18, 2019 O.Kay Henderson Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne is sponsoring legislation to address some of the unwelcome surprises on medical bills. “The Update Act will require insurance companies to regularly update their directories to prevent patients from unknowingly receiving out-of-network care,” Axne says. The bill…

Axne-sponsored rural entrepreneur bill passes House

KMA LAND: Axne-sponsored rural entrepreneur bill passes House July 10, 2019Mike Peterson Legislation spurring rural entrepreneurship passed in one portion of Congress Tuesday. By a 413-to-7 vote, the U.S. House approved the Expanding Access to Capital for Rural Job Creators Act. Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne was the among the bill’s sponsors. Speaking on KMA’s “Morning…

Chamber members give Axne a cordial welcome

Daily Nonpareil: Chamber members give Axne a cordial welcome July 1, 2019Tim Johnson U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne, D-Iowa, told a modest-sized crowd Friday that she would “work with anyone” to serve her constituents in Iowa’s Third Congressional District. She spoke to attendees at the Council Bluffs Area Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon at Holiday Inn…

Des Moines Register: ‘Unacceptable’: Rep. Cindy Axne, Sen. Sherrod Brown seeks answers from company raising rent 69% at Waukee mobile home park

Des Moines Register: ‘Unacceptable’: Rep. Cindy Axne, Sen. Sherrod Brown seeks answers from company raising rent 69% at Waukee mobile home parkJune 10, 2019Ian Richardson Rep. Cindy Axne denounced Utah-based Havenpark Capital’s plan to hike rent at some Iowa mobile home parks by up to 69% on Monday, calling it “unacceptable” in a letter sent…