When traveling the Third District speaking with farmers, producers and folks who rely on agriculture to make a living for themselves and their family, I hear how low prices for farm products and commodities have hurt families and our rural communities. These continually low prices make it difficult for folks to break even, let alone make a profit, hire workers, provide for their families,
Des Moines, Iowa - Iowa Congressman David Young has nominated 18 Iowa students to military service academies.
For Iowans and all Americans, the end of the year is a time of reflection and looking ahead. This past year, our communities and nation have experienced trials and triumphs – not unlike those felt by Iowa families. In Congress, I’ve had the opportunity to honor Iowans rising to challenges they’ve faced or fighting to better our communities.
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Washington, D.C. - Iowa Congressman David Young issued the following statement today following his vote on the third supplemental aid package for those affected by natural disasters this fall.
Today, I voted to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to provide tax relief to the hardworking Iowa taxpayers throughout the Third District who sent me to Washington to work for them. As I have traveled throughout the District I have heard from too many folks who are living paycheck to paycheck struggling to get by.
Washington, D.C. - Iowa Congressman David Young today voted to pass the updated, final Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) following his efforts to change the bill to include provisions important to all Iowans.
In the debate over U.S. immigration policies there have been discussions on ending the practice of family-sponsored migration – also commonly referred to as chain migration.
This method of immigration makes it much easier for relatives of lawful permanent residents to also acquire lawful permanent resident status in the United States.
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Another year has come and gone. Throughout the Third District the Christmas spirit is in the air. I can see it and feel it when I visit small towns, farms, businesses, factories, schools, and clinics in every county in the Third District.
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