I am excited to share I have now visited every county in our district at least twice! Check out more details about the constituents, organizations, and businesses I've met with throughout our district:
📍 Linn County (Cedar Rapids) - I threw out the first pitch at opening night for the Cedar Rapids Kernels.
📍Benton County (Vinton) – I held an in-person town hall where we talked about the need for a targeted infrastructure package and increased access to child care.
📍Marshall County (Marshalltown) – I visited aSPArations Salon and Day Spa to learn more about their small business.
📍Poweshiek County (Grinnell) – I visited Brownells, Inc., a top rated firearm supplier, to learn more about their business and discuss my work to protect our Second Amendment rights.
📍Black Hawk County (Waterloo) – I met with Grow Cedar Valley leaders and Mayor Hart about community projects in the works in Waterloo. I also visited the Black Hawk County Child Care Coalition and the Waterloo Career Center.
📍Dubuque County (Dubuque) – I toured the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium and the Dupaco Voices Building.
📍Jones County (Anamosa) – I had a meeting with the Maquoketa Valley Electric Cooperative to hear about their success bringing fast and reliable fiber internet to Iowans.
📍Winneshiek County (Decorah) - I visited Helping Services for Youth & Families and learned more about their work to serve the most vulnerable.
📍Howard County (Cresco) – I toured Regional Health Services of Howard County and saw first hand the health care services they provide to people in Cresco.
📍Allamakee County (Waukon) – I toured TASC, Inc. to learn more about how they help those with disabilities.
📍Clayton County (Elkader) – I met with the Clayton County Development Group to discuss ongoing projects.
📍Fayette County (Oelwein) – I hosted an in-person town hall and I answered questions about big tech censorship, expanding rural broadband, and stopping government waste of taxpayer dollars.
📍Tama County (Tama, Toledo) – I had an informative meeting with the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi to hear more about issues facing their community. I also sat down for lunch with local beef producers at Murph’s Creamery & Grill.
📍Worth County (Northwood) – I visited Fringe And Lace By Brittany to discuss how this small business kept its doors open amid the pandemic and other policies impacting small businesses and the local economy.
📍Mitchell County (Osage) – I toured Wayne Fredericks’s family farm and heard from local producers.
📍Bremer County (Waverly) – I had a productive meeting with the Waverly Chamber Of Commerce.
📍Buchanan County (Independence) – I toured the Independence Municipal Airport and discussed the need for continued infrastructure investment in rural areas.
📍Iowa County (South Amana) – I visited the Iowa Rural Water Association and learned more about their important work to supply clean water to our rural communities.
📍Delaware County (Manchester) – I hosted an in-person town hall where we talked about challenges facing the cattle industry and how we can maximize the use of biofuels.
📍Jackson County (Maquoketa) – I visited RonAnn's Floral Shoppe to discuss challenges facing small businesses and what Congress can do to foster a pro-growth environment.
I will continue to bring kitchen table issues from Iowa to the policymaking tables in DC—that’s what drives my legislative agenda in Congress. I’m looking forward to getting back on the road to start my third round of county visits soon!