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Congressman Andy Barr

Representing All the People of Kentucky's Sixth District

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Jan 22, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON-Congressman Andy Barr (KY-6) today released the following statement on the passing of former Senator Wendell Ford:

“As a Governor and U.S. Senator, Wendell Ford always upheld the highest ideals of public service.  His love of the Commonwealth was evident in his life’s work and he leaves a proud legacy of service to its people.

Jan 22, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement following President Obama’s State of the Union Address: 

Jan 9, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement upon passage of  H.R. 3, the Keystone XL Pipeline Act, which approves the Keystone XL Pipeline to help create jobs and bolster America’s energy security:

Jan 8, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – As an original cosponsor of H.R. 30, the Save American Workers Act, Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement upon its passage:

Jan 6, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – After being sworn in to the 114th Congress, Congressman Andy Barr supported passage of H.R. 22, the Hire More Heroes Act, which exempts veterans already enrolled in healthcare plans through the Department of Defense or the VA from being counted toward the employee limit under the Affordable Care Act.

Dec 17, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Andy Barrapplauded the Senate’s passage of H.R. 5771, the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014, a legislative package designed to prevent a series of automatic tax increases at the end of the year. H.R. 5771 incorporates a provision advocated by Congressman Barr that is critical to Kentucky’s signature equine industry.

Dec 11, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Legislation to provide relief from over-burdensome federal regulations that threaten the continued operation of the Valley View Ferry is headed to the President’s desk following bipartisan support from both houses of Congress. 

Dec 4, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Andy Barr issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5759, the Preventing Executive Overreach on Immigration Act: