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Congressman Andy Barr

Representing All the People of Kentucky's Sixth District

Press Releases

Feb 25, 2013
Sequestration Impasse Shows Measure Is “More Essential Than Ever,” Sixth District Lawmaker Says

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Andy Barr last week introduced House Joint Resolution 26; a proposed amendment to the United States Constitution that would cap at 12 the number of consecutive years which members of the House and the Senate could serve in office.

Feb 14, 2013
Group of Freshman House Members Dedicated to Finding Solutions


Feb 12, 2013
New Congressman urges “Thoughtful and Strategic Plan” to Replace President's “Haphazard and Devastating” Cuts

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Andy Barr sent a letter yesterday to Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) and Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) supporting legislation to replace the sequester; across-the-board spending cuts set to take effect on March 1.

Feb 4, 2013


WASHINGTON, D.C. – Commenting today on President Obama’s failure to deliver his budget requests to Congress by the date required by law for the fourth time in five years, U.S. Rep. Andy Barr issued the following statement:

Feb 1, 2013
Another Step in Fulfilling Accessibility Initiative


WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Rep. Andy Barr announced today that his staff will conduct regular office hours each month in every county of the Sixth Congressional District, beginning on February 5, 2013.

Jan 30, 2013
New Congressman Hears Broad Consensus that Economic Growth and Restraining Spending Must Be Top Priorities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – During his “Get to Know Your Congressman” meeting with his constituents in Frankfort yesterday, U.S. Rep.

Jan 25, 2013
Financial Services Committee Assignments Position Sixth District Lawmaker to Fight for Kentucky Jobs, Hold Washington Accountable


WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Andy Barr announced today that he has received assignments on two key subcommittees with the House Committee on Financial Services: the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit and the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations.

Jan 23, 2013
No Budget, No Pay Legislation Will Focus Lawmakers’ Minds on “Basic Responsibility of Governing”


Jan 22, 2013
Calls on the Senate to do its job and pass a budget before any long-term debt limit increase is enacted


Congressman Andy Barr today announced his support for the House Republican plan to require members of the House and Senate to pass a budget as a condition of receiving their salaries: