The Saving Lives, Saving Costs Act reduces malpractice risk for physicians who use evidence-based guidelines
WASHINGTON – Congressmen Andy Barr (R-KY) and Congressman Ami Bera, M.D. (D-CA) today announced that they have introduced the bipartisan Saving Lives, Saving Costs Act.
Includes Barr Amendment to Protect Kentucky Families and Jobs
Washington - Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement regarding H.R. 2804, the Achieving Less Excess in Regulation and Requiring Transparency (ALERRT) Act, which passed the House of Representatives today:
WASHINGTON - Congressman Barr released the following statement on the debt limit:
"Today, I voted against legislation to increase the debt limit because it would have been unfair to young people and the next generation to raise the debt ceiling without real reforms that restrain spending and put our nation back on a path to a balanced budget.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement following his support of an Amendment to S. 25, which passed the House by a bipartisan vote of 326-90-1:
Bill Holds Members of Congress Accountable for Spending Decisions, Ties Congressional Pay to Spending Reduction Targets
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Barr introduced H.R. 4021, the Debt Limit Reform and Congressional Pay for Performance Act of 2014, which creates a new formula for establishing the debt ceiling based on the size of the economy and a declining schedule of spending targets.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement regarding passage of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (Farm bill):
WASHINGTON – Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement following President Obama’s State of the Union Address:
Legislation Cuts Obamacare Funding and Restricts Radical EPA
WASHINGTON –Congressman Andy Barr today released the following statement following House passage of the FY 2014 Omnibus Appropriations bill:
“The people of central and eastern Kentucky sent me to Washington to rein in out-of-control federal spending, save our country from bankruptcy, and promote the long-term growth of our economy and our workforce.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement on today’s clarification by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding the status of volunteer firefighters and emergency personnel under the Employer Mandate Provision contained in Obamacare:
LEXINGTON – United States Congressman Andy Barr (KY-6) will hold a press conference announcing the introduction of his bill, H.R. 3775, the Military Sexual Assault Victim Empowerment Act, also known as the Military SAVE Act, which will empower victims of military sexual trauma to select their own care providers.