Tag Archives: Rep. Dave Loebsack

It’s Time To Get Serious About Electing Democrats In 2020

In Washington, the people’s house has been working hard passing legislation even while the country is mesmerized with impeachment and Dear Leader’s daily twitter rants.  According to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, the House passed 300 bills that Mitch … Continue reading

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House Passes Loebsack’s Broadband Data Act

The House unanimously passed legislation Dave authored to improve the accuracy of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) broadband availability maps. Dave’s Broadband DATA Act changes the way broadband data is collected, in order to best know where high speed broadband … Continue reading

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Iowa Democrats Vote To Lower Prescription Drug Prices

Iowa’s Democratic Representatives in Congress Dave Loebsack (IA-02), Cindy Axne (IA-03), and Abby Finkenauer (IA-01),  voted yesterday for Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act (H.R. 3) that will drastically reduce Americans’ prescription drug prices by up to 55% … Continue reading

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Loebsack Statement on House Passage of FY20 Defense Policy Bill

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after the House passed the conference report to the FY20 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Loebsack, a former member the House Armed Services Committee, helped incorporate several provisions in … Continue reading

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Loebsack Questions FCC Commissioners About Broadband DATA Act

“Dave questioned FCC Commissioners about his Broadband DATA Act to improve the collection of data to ensure broadband gets to where it is needed, including rural areas. He also discussed the Precision Ag Act that was signed into law as … Continue reading

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Loebsack Cites Urgent Push To Pass Broadband Data Act

“Affordability is not just a rural or urban issue. It is a national issue.”  – Rep. Dave Loebsack

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Loebsack Introduces Legislation To Close The Urban-Rural Digital Divide

If you go by what you see in the media, you would think the only thing going on in Washington these days is Trump tweeting increasingly outrageous ideas on a daily basis. But you would be wrong. There is actual … Continue reading

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Dave Loebsack Continues To Work To Improve Rural Broadband

Reps. Loebsack, Latta, Long and McEachin Introduce Legislation to Improve Broadband Data Maps Washington, D.C. – Today, Representatives Dave Loebsack (IA-02) and Bob Latta (OH-05) introduced bipartisan legislation that would improve the accuracy of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) broadband … Continue reading

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Loebsack Welcomes FCC Move to Improve Mapping of High-Speed Broadband Access

A significant digital divide remains between urban and rural America. Congressman Loebsack is a leader in working to close this divide by promoting broadband deployment throughout rural America. Loebsack serves on the Communications and Technology subcommittee of the Energy and … Continue reading

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Loebsack Co-sponsors Reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act

Loebsack Statement on House Passage of the Violence Against Women Act of 2019 Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after the House passed the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act of 2019 (VAWA). The … Continue reading

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