More on Obamacare
WASHINGTON - After hearing from folks across the Sixth District about their concerns and sending a letter to IRS Acting Commissioner Werfel seeking clarification about how Obamacare treats volunteer firefighters under the employer mandate, yesterday Congressman Andy Barr helped introduce H.R. 3685, the Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act.
President Obama repeatedly promised Americans that, “If you like your current health care plan, you can keep it.” Now, millions of Americans are discovering that is a promise the administration could not keep.
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I want to hear how the law's new insurance exchanges may have changed Kentuckians health coverage situations.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement:
“I ran for Congress to stop the Washington spending spree and put the nation’s fiscal house in order. Unfortunately, this legislation does not accomplish what the people of the Sixth Congressional District elected me to do: reform government, reduce spending and hold Washington accountable to the American people.
The House has voted multiple times to fund the government and to prevent a shutdown.
I was proud to join Congressman Ed Whitfield, Senator Mitch McConnell, Senator Rand Paul and the other Friends of Coal in the Kentucky congressional delegation to denounce the EPA’s New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for electric utilities. This destructive policy has one goal: to kill the coal industry.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement today after voting for H.J.Res. 59, the Fiscal Year 2014 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, which passed the House by a vote of 230-189: