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Congressman Andy Barr

Representing All the People of Kentucky's Sixth District

Press Releases

Jan 17, 2018

The House of Representatives passed H.R. 3326, the World Bank Accountability Act introduced by Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06).  The legislation would withhold up to 30 percent of future U.S.

Jan 11, 2018
Bipartisan legislation will help keep synthetic opioids such as fentanyl out of the United States.

Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) attended a White House signing ceremony for the International Narcotics Trafficking Emergency Response by Detecting Incoming Contraband with Technology (INTERDICT) Act on January 10, 2018.  The bipartisan bill authorizes more resources to help U.S. Customs and Border Patrol find and stop the flow of fentanyl and other synthetic opioids into the United States. 

Dec 19, 2017
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is expected to be signed into law in the coming days.

Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) today voted in favor of the conference report to H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the most significant rewrite of the Internal Revenue Code in more than 31 years.  The legislation will lower tax rates on individuals and businesses and simplify the code so that most households can file their taxes on a simple postcard. 

Dec 5, 2017
Secretary of the Interior recommends historic site in Jessamine County be considered for Kentucky’s first National Monument designation.

Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06), who has championed efforts to give national recognition to the Camp Nelson Civil War Heritage Park in Jessamine County, applauded the release of the Department of the Interior’s recommendation that the park be designated as a National Monument.  After learning of the Department’s plans to review National Monument designations, Congressman Barr brought the historic

Dec 1, 2017
Legislation will allow more low and moderate income Kentuckians to achieve the American Dream of homeownership.

Today, the House of Representatives passed bipartisan legislation introduced by Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06).  The Preserving Access to Manufactured Housing Act of 2017 corrects a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) regulation which has harmed lower and moderate income families by making it harder for lenders to offer financing for manufactured homes.

Nov 16, 2017
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act represents the most significant overhaul of the Internal Revenue Code in over 30 years.

Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) today voted in favor of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the first comprehensive tax reform legislation to pass the House of Representatives since the Tax Reform Act of 1986.

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Nov 8, 2017
Greater transparency and accountability in the Fed’s monetary policy will give households, businesses and investors more certainty, and greater economic opportunities.

Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) introduced H.R.

Nov 2, 2017

Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) issued the following statement after President Donald Trump nominated Jerome “Jay” Powell to serve as the next Chairman of the Federal Reserve:

Oct 27, 2017

Congressman Barr issued the following statement after attending the President’s declaration of the opioid epidemic as a National Public Health Emergency:

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