Press Releases

March 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) was in the House chamber for debate and voted to pass the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, a $2 trillion emergency aid bill to respond to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and assist small businesses, manufacturers, farmers and everyday Americans.

March 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – In response to the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) released her priorities she pushed to have included in the third coronavirus response supplemental - 

March 24, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) released the following statement on the tragic passing of an Iowan who was being treated for coronavirus in Dubuque:

March 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) announced she is seeking comment from Iowa community leaders on how they see the coronavirus outbreak impacting the local economy. Concerns, priorities, and other information provided will be used to help inform Finkenauer on any potential future economic stimulus packages Congress may consider. 

March 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Thursday, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) will hold a telephone townhall with local health officials to answer questions from Iowans in the First Congressional District. Finkenauer wants to ensure Iowa families have the most up to date information. 

March 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) sent a letter to Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds asking for clarity on the state’s plan regarding potential closures and sharing of information.

March 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) helped pass the Families First Coronavirus Response Act through the House. The package would provide payroll security for people impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, and to provide testing at no cost to help slow the virus’ spread. 

March 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) announced the East Central Intergovernmental Association in Dubuque will receive a $210,000 federal grant as part of a $420,000 project to create jobs and strengthen the economy in the region.

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