January 24, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Improving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act (H.R.
January 13, 2017 Press Release
Iowa Congressman David Young today sent a letter to U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Robert A. McDonald requesting an update on the department’s efforts to develop and submit a plan to improve the Veterans Crisis Line, which is the hotline for veterans seeking suicide prevention and crisis resources help from VA responders.
January 12, 2017 Press Release
Iowa Congressman David Young today announced he will serve on three U.S. House Appropriations Committee subcommittees of importance to Iowans during the 115th Congress, the subcommittees on Agriculture; Transportation, Housing and Urban Development; and Financial Services.
Iowa Congressman David Young and Congressman Peter Welch (D-VT) today introduced bipartisan legislation to improve rural call completion.
January 5, 2017 Press Release
“The federal government has failed Sarah, and we cannot allow this to ever happen again,” said Congressman Young. “While we cannot bring Sarah back, we can honor her memory with Sarah’s Law.”
January 3, 2017 Press Release
Iowa Congressman David Young released the following statement today after taking the oath of office to begin his second term serving the people of Iowa’s Third Congressional District.
December 7, 2016 Press Release
Iowa Congressman David Young released the following statement after President-elect Donald Trump indicated he will nominate Iowa Governor Terry Branstad to be the next U.S. ambassador to China.
December 2, 2016 Press Release
Iowa Congressman David Young released the following statement after voting in support of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2017, legislation to support our nation’s military, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a vote of 375-34.
November 28, 2016 Press Release
The president signed into law today the No Veterans Crisis Line Call Should Go Unanswered Act (H.R. 5392), legislation introduced by Iowa Congressman David Young to provide necessary responsiveness and performance improvements to the Veterans Crisis Line, which is the hotline for veterans seeking suicide prevention and crisis resources help from U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) responders.
November 23, 2016 Press Release
Iowa Congressman David Young released the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced their finalized rule providing for Renewable Volume Obligation (RVO) requirements for 2017 and 2018 under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). Congressman Young has repeatedly pressed the EPA to ensure RVO requirements meet congressionally mandated levels.