Press Releases

December 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) led a lette

December 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) on Wednesday introduced the Rural Revitalization Now Act to provide up to $50,000 in student loan relief for people who commit to live and work in rural communities for at least eight years.

November 24, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) introduced the COVID-19 Data Accuracy Act on Tuesday to help ensure the completeness and accuracy of COVID-19 data.

November 19, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) and Congressman Conor Lamb (PA-17) introduced the Building Back American Manufacturing Act on Thursday to expand Buy America policies to improve America’s ability to manufacture critical supplies during times of emergency and reduce reliance on foreign countries in critical supply chains.

November 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. House on Tuesday passed Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer’s (IA-01) bipartisan Child Care is Economic Development Act of 2020. The legislation, cosponsored by Congressman Jim Hagedorn (R-MN), passed the full House on a voice vote.

November 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) on Tuesday congratulated Circle Computer Resources of Cedar Rapids and Marion Process Solutions of Marion for their recognition as Platinum Medallion awardees under the U.S. Department of Labor’s HIRE Vets Medallion Program.

November 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) announced on Monday three new USDA Rural Development Project loans to improve sewer and wastewater systems in Northeastern Iowa.

November 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) announced on Monday a $180,000 USDA Rural Development grant for East Central Intergovernmental Association (ECIA) in Dubuque, Iowa. The grant will help expand technical assistance and training in the ECIA service area.

October 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer (IA-01) on Thursday announced U.S. Department of Labor grants of up to $3 million to aid workers and communities impacted by the derecho storm that devastated much of eastern Iowa on Aug. 10.

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