OnTheIssues.org
Home Issues Leaders Recent Grid Archive Senate House VoteMatch_Quiz FAQs
 On the issues:   Cindy Axne   House   Match    |   IA Governor:  Andy McGuire  Cathy Glasson  Chet Culver  Deidre DeJear  Fred Hubbell  Jack Hatch  Jake Porter  Kim Reynolds  Marco Battaglia  Nate Boulton  Ras Smith  Rich Leopold  Tom Hoefling  Tom Vilsack   Iowa Senators:  Chuck Grassley  Eddie Mauro  Joni Ernst  Kimberly Graham 
Error processing SSI file
Error processing SSI file
Error processing SSI file
Error processing SSI file
Error processing SSI file
Iowa House
Cindy Axne
(Democrat, district 3)
On the issues>>

Contact Cindy Axne

HouseMatch

Take the Quiz!

IA politicians

Wikipedia

Ballotpedia


Archives


2022 Iowa Senate race

2022 Iowa Governor's race

Survey of 2022 Gubernatorial campaign websites

DCCC Frontline program for 2022 House races

Survey of 2022 Senate campaign websites

Endorsements for 2022 Congressional/Gubernatorial candidates

Endorsements for 2020 Congressional candidates

Survey of 2018 House campaign websites

News coverage of 2018 House elections

IA newspaper: The Des Moines Register

(click a picture above for excerpts or other books and debates by or about Cindy_Axne)
  
International Issues  Domestic Issues   Economic Issues  Social Issues 
Foreign Policy Gun Control Budget & Economy Education
Homeland Security Crime Government Reform   Civil Rights
War & Peace Drugs Tax Reform Abortion
Free Trade Health Care Social Security Families & Children
Immigration  Technology Corporations Welfare & Poverty
Energy & Oil  Environment Jobs Principles & Values
Cindy Axne on Abortion
Click here for 3 full quotes on Abortion OR background on Abortion.
  • CC:Publicly fund abortions. (Jul 2018)
  • CC:No parental notification for abortions by minors. (Jul 2018)
  • Pro-choice, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
Cindy Axne on Budget & Economy
Click here for 2 full quotes on Budget & Economy OR background on Budget & Economy.
  • Voted YES on $900 billion COVID relief package. (Dec 2020)
  • $1.9 trillion ARPA bill for COVID relief. (Mar 2021)
Cindy Axne on Civil Rights
Click here for 3 full quotes on Civil Rights OR background on Civil Rights.
  • Protect and empower all members of the LGBTQ community. (May 2020)
  • CC:Protect sexual preference as a civil right. (Jul 2018)
  • Sponsored bill for ratifying Equal Rights Amendment. (Mar 2021)
Cindy Axne on Corporations
Click here for 2 full quotes on Corporations OR background on Corporations.
  • PVS:Lower corporate taxes don't promote economic growth. (Aug 2018)
  • Voted YES on corporate transparency. (Oct 2019)
Cindy Axne on Crime
Click here for 2 full quotes on Crime OR background on Crime.
  • Voted for the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act. (Apr 2021)
  • Sponsored stricter rules for police accountability. (Mar 2021)
Cindy Axne on Drugs
Click here for the full quote on Drugs OR background on Drugs.
  • Supports decriminalization, not necessarily legalization. (May 2018)
Cindy Axne on Education
Click here for 5 full quotes on Education OR background on Education.
  • All-day kindergarten for every child, instead of a lottery. (Jun 2022)
  • All-day kindergarten for ALL kids, not just the lucky half. (Jan 2019)
  • Invest in STEM in schools, then trade schools OR college. (Nov 2018)
  • Education shouldn't be based in a lottery system. (May 2018)
  • Voted YES on private lawsuits for school race discrimination. (Sep 2020)
Cindy Axne on Energy & Oil
Click here for 5 full quotes on Energy & Oil OR background on Energy & Oil.
  • Biofuels should be part of clean energy economy. (Apr 2021)
  • Proponent of renewable energy investment and prioritization. (May 2018)
  • PVS:Fund renewable energy like wind and solar. (Aug 2018)
  • PVS:Regulate greenhouse gas emissions. (Aug 2018)
  • Voted YES to assist rural electric renewable energy. (Sep 2020)
Cindy Axne on Environment
Click here for background on Environment.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.
Cindy Axne on Families & Children
Click here for 3 full quotes on Families & Children OR background on Families & Children.
  • I call child care infrastructure, as much as bridges. (Jul 2021)
  • Make changes to Child Tax Credit permanent. (Apr 2021)
  • Double amount allowed for dependent care assistance plans. (Apr 2021)
Cindy Axne on Foreign Policy
Click here for the full quote on Foreign Policy OR background on Foreign Policy.
  • Voted YES to monitor forced Uyghur labor in Xinjiang. (Sep 2020)
Cindy Axne on Free Trade
Click here for 2 full quotes on Free Trade OR background on Free Trade.
  • ND soybean farmers need open trade with China, not tariffs. (May 2018)
  • Implement USMCA for improved North American trade. (Dec 2019)
Cindy Axne on Government Reform
Click here for 8 full quotes on Government Reform OR background on Government Reform.
  • For campaign finance reform, expanding voting rights. (Apr 2021)
  • Disgusted at Iowa reducing number of early voting days. (Mar 2021)
  • PVS:Regulate campaign donations from corporations. (Aug 2018)
  • Holiday on election day; revamp for easier voting access. (Mar 2019)
  • Sponsored bill to expand voter registration and voter access. (Feb 2021)
  • Sponsored impeachment of Trump for inciting insurrection. (Jan 2021)
  • Sponsored bill for statehood for Washington D.C. (Apr 2021)
  • Restrict presidential powers and require tax returns. (Dec 2021)
Cindy Axne on Gun Control
Click here for 4 full quotes on Gun Control OR background on Gun Control.
  • Restrict right to bear arms, according to CC survey. (Jul 2018)
  • Support gun-control, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
  • Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer. (Jan 2019)
  • Sponsored bill for background checks for private transfers. (Mar 2021)
Cindy Axne on Health Care
Click here for 4 full quotes on Health Care OR background on Health Care.
  • Member of Affordable and Accessible Health Care Task Force. (Apr 2021)
  • Protect Medicare Advantage program for Iowa seniors. (Feb 2019)
  • Keep healthcare mandate, according to CC survey. (Jul 2018)
  • Keep ObamaCare, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
Cindy Axne on Homeland Security
Click here for 2 full quotes on Homeland Security OR background on Homeland Security.
  • Introduced bill supporting rural veteran mental health care. (Apr 2021)
  • Combat international and domestic Islamophobia. (Dec 2021)
Cindy Axne on Immigration
Click here for 2 full quotes on Immigration OR background on Immigration.
  • PVS:Let illegal immigrants apply for citizenship. (Aug 2018)
  • Disallow immigration bans based on religion. (Apr 2021)
Cindy Axne on Jobs
Click here for 3 full quotes on Jobs OR background on Jobs.
  • Co-sponsored National Apprenticeship Act to expand programs. (Apr 2021)
  • Close gender wage gap, challenge wage discrimination. (Apr 2021)
  • Sponsored bill for strengthening union organizing. (Mar 2021)
Cindy Axne on Principles & Values
Click here for 3 full quotes on Principles & Values OR background on Principles & Values.
  • Government out of church decision on contraception insurance. (May 2018)
  • Certify 2020 Presidential election as fully & fairly counted. (Jan 2021)
  • Create Commission to investigate Jan. 6 Capitol riots. (Jun 2021)
Cindy Axne on Social Security
Click here for 2 full quotes on Social Security OR background on Social Security.
  • Stop cuts to benefits for current and future retirees. (Apr 2021)
  • Will fight against social security privatization. (Nov 2018)
Cindy Axne on Tax Reform
Click here for 2 full quotes on Tax Reform OR background on Tax Reform.
  • CC:Reverse federal income tax cuts. (Jul 2018)
  • PVS:Increase taxes to balance budget. (Aug 2018)
Cindy Axne on Technology
Click here for 2 full quotes on Technology OR background on Technology.
  • Improve broadband access in rural communities. (Mar 2021)
  • Sponsored bill for net neutrality for open internet. (Apr 2019)
Cindy Axne on War & Peace
Click here for 3 full quotes on War & Peace OR background on War & Peace.
  • Remove US Forces from Hostilities Against Yemen. (Feb 2019)
  • No military force against Iran without Congress approval. (Feb 2020)
  • Repeal 2002 Military Force Authorization against Iraq. (Jun 2021)
Cindy Axne on Welfare & Poverty
Click here for background on Welfare & Poverty.
    No issue stance yet recorded by OnTheIssues.org.


VoteMatch Responses
(Click here for VoteMatch quiz)
VoteMatch Question & Answer
(Click on question for explanation and background)
Based on these stances:
(Click on topic for excerpt & citation)
Strongly Favors topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right
(+5 points on Social scale)
CC:Publicly fund abortions: Strongly Favors topic 1
CC:No parental notification for abortions by minors: Favors topic 1
Pro-choice, according to PVS survey: Strongly Favors topic 1
Strongly Favors topic 2:
Legally require hiring women & minorities
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Close gender wage gap, challenge wage discrimination: Strongly Favors topic 2
Voted YES on private lawsuits for school race discrimination: Favors topic 2
Sponsored bill for ratifying Equal Rights Amendment: Strongly Favors topic 2
Combat international and domestic Islamophobia: Favors topic 2
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Comfortable with same-sex marriage
(+5 points on Social scale)
Protect and empower all members of the LGBTQ community: Strongly Favors topic 3
CC:Protect sexual preference as a civil right: Strongly Favors topic 3
Strongly Opposes topic 4:
Keep God in the public sphere
(+5 points on Social scale)
Government out of church decision on contraception insurance: Strongly Opposes topic 4
Strongly Favors topic 5:
Expand ObamaCare
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Member of Affordable and Accessible Health Care Task Force: Favors topic 5
Protect Medicare Advantage program for Iowa seniors: Strongly Favors topic 5
Keep healthcare mandate, according to CC survey: Strongly Favors topic 5
Keep ObamaCare, according to PVS survey: Favors topic 5
Strongly Opposes topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Stop cuts to benefits for current and future retirees: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Will fight against social security privatization: Strongly Opposes topic 6
Strongly Opposes topic 7:
Vouchers for school choice
(-5 points on Economic scale)
All-day kindergarten for every child, instead of a lottery: Strongly Opposes topic 7
All-day kindergarten for ALL kids, not just the lucky half: Strongly Opposes topic 7
Education shouldn't be based in a lottery system: Opposes topic 7
No opinion on topic 8:
Fight EPA regulatory over-reach
(0 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Opposes topic 9:
Stricter punishment reduces crime
(+5 points on Social scale)
Voted for the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Sponsored stricter rules for police accountability: Strongly Opposes topic 9
Opposes topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(-3 points on Economic scale)
Restrict right to bear arms, according to CC survey: Opposes topic 10
Support gun-control, according to PVS survey: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Require background check for every firearm sale and transfer: Strongly Opposes topic 10
Sponsored bill for background checks for private transfers: Strongly Favors topic 10
Favors topic 11:
Higher taxes on the wealthy
(-3 points on Economic scale)
CC:Reverse federal income tax cuts: Favors topic 11
PVS:Increase taxes to balance budget: Favors topic 11
Strongly Favors topic 12:
Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens
(+5 points on Social scale)
PVS:Let illegal immigrants apply for citizenship: Strongly Favors topic 12
Disallow immigration bans based on religion: Favors topic 12
Strongly Favors topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(+5 points on Economic scale)
ND soybean farmers need open trade with China, not tariffs: Strongly Favors topic 13
Implement USMCA for improved North American trade: Strongly Favors topic 13
Favors topic 14:
Support American Exceptionalism
(+2 points on Economic scale)
Voted YES to monitor forced Uyghur labor in Xinjiang: Favors topic 14
Strongly Favors topic 15:
Expand the military
(-5 points on Social scale)
Introduced bill supporting rural veteran mental health care: Strongly Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Make voter registration easier
(+5 points on Social scale)
For campaign finance reform, expanding voting rights: Strongly Favors topic 16
Disgusted at Iowa reducing number of early voting days: Strongly Favors topic 16
PVS:Regulate campaign donations from corporations: Favors topic 16
Holiday on election day; revamp for easier voting access: Favors topic 16
Sponsored bill to expand voter registration and voter access: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Avoid foreign entanglements
(+5 points on Social scale)
Remove US Forces from Hostilities Against Yemen: Favors topic 17
No military force against Iran without Congress approval: Strongly Favors topic 17
Repeal 2002 Military Force Authorization against Iraq: Favors topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Prioritize green energy
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Biofuels should be part of clean energy economy: Favors topic 18
Proponent of renewable energy investment and prioritization: Strongly Favors topic 18
PVS:Fund renewable energy like wind and solar: Strongly Favors topic 18
PVS:Regulate greenhouse gas emissions: Strongly Favors topic 18
Voted YES to assist rural electric renewable energy: Favors topic 18
Opposes topic 19:
Marijuana is a gateway drug
(+2 points on Social scale)
Supports decriminalization, not necessarily legalization: Opposes topic 19
Strongly Favors topic 20:
Stimulus better than market-led recovery
(-5 points on Economic scale)
Make changes to Child Tax Credit permanent: Strongly Favors topic 20
Co-sponsored National Apprenticeship Act to expand programs: Strongly Favors topic 20
Double amount allowed for dependent care assistance plans: Favors topic 20
Voted YES on $900 billion COVID relief package: Favors topic 20
$1.9 trillion ARPA bill for COVID relief: Favors topic 20

Cindy Axne is a Hard-Core Liberal
(Click for details)


Click here for VoteMatch quiz.


                                                                                                                                                                               
  

Home | Issues | Candidates | Most Recent Quote | Books + Debates | Senate | VoteMatch | About Us | Contact OnTheIssues | Contact Cindy_Axne

Contact Cindy_Axne:

* Official Contacts
 

* Candidate Profile
* Contact OnTheIssues:

submit @ OnTheIssues . org
OnTheIssues reports on issues, and has no contacts with campaigns except as linked above.
Mail
Send donations or submit quotations to:
On The Issues
1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630
Cambridge, MA 02140
Logo
Copyright 1999-2022
by Jesse Gordon and OnTheIssues.org
Reprinting by permission only.




WM_logo Written by
WebMerchants


IWP_logo Powered by
Instant Web Page
Page last updated: Jun 26, 2022

Reproduction of material from any OnTheIssues.org pages without written permission is prohibited.
Copyright © 1999-2022 Jesse Gordon and OnTheIssues.org , all rights reserved.
OnTheIssues.org 1770 Massachusetts Ave. #630, Cambridge MA 02140

E-mail us at:submit at OnTheIssues.org
(Editorial staff, for news and corrections)
Business information (Dr. Naomi Lichtenberg, for partnerships and advertising)
Political information (Jesse Gordon, for content and technical matters)
About Us (We report about campaigns; please don't write us if you want to reach any campaign!)
  Newsletter     Signup  
Email:
  
Zip:
    
Or click for More Info.