To better serve you, my staff conducts mobile office hours in every county of the Sixth Congressional District each month. This is a responsible, inexpensive way for you to voice your opinion on legislative issues or seek assistance with federal agencies.
Congressman Andy Barr introduced H.R. 5276, the No Bailouts for State, Territory, and Local Governments Act. The bill prohibits the use of federal funds to bail out any state, territory, municipal, local or county government that is bankrupt or at risk of default.
In response to questions from Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) during a Committee on Financial Services hearing, Director Richard Cordray of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau confirmed that the Federal Reserve does not review or question the Bureau’s budget requests as long as they are below the allowed spending caps.