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Congresswoman Finkenauer

Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer is honored to be the voice for the people of Northeast Iowa’s First Congressional District as their representative in Washington. Congresswoman Finkenauer was raised in Sherrill, a small town in rural Dubuque County, in a family that taught her the importance of hard work, caring for others, and the value of public service.

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July 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) released the following statement after she voted to raise wages for hardworking Iowans:

July 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) helped introduce the Protecting Access to Student Transcripts Act of 2019. Currently, colleges and universities can withhold the academic transcripts from individuals who have defaulted on their student loans.

July 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC –Today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) voted for the bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020. This bill authorizes $733 billion for the Department of Defense, defense-related activities of the Department of Energy, and the Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO).