Congressman Barr issued the following statement after attending the President’s declaration of the opioid epidemic as a National Public Health Emergency:
The Otto Warmbier North Korea Nuclear Sanctions Act would impose the most far-reaching sanctions ever directed at Pyongyang.
The House of Representatives today approved legislation introduced by Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) to impose the most far-reaching sanctions ever directed at North Korea. H.R. 3898, the Otto Warmbier North Korea Nuclear Sanctions Act was passed in the House with overwhelming bipartisan support, and was recently passed by the Financial Services Committee with a unanimous vote of 56-0.
Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) issued the following statement in response to the President’s announced new Comprehensive Iran Strategy and actions taken to counter Iranian threats:
Members on both sides of the aisle support imposing the most severe financial sanctions ever on Pyongyang.
Congressman Andy Barr’s (KY-06) legislation, H.R. 3898, the Impeding North Korea’s Access to Finance Act of 2017, was passed unanimously today by the House Financial Services Committee. During yesterday’s debate of the legislation, which would impose the most far-reaching sanctions ever directed at Pyongyang, both Republican and Democratic members of the committee praised the bill.
Bill would impose the most far-reaching financial sanctions ever aimed at North Korea.
Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) introduced H.R. 3898, the Impeding North Korea’s Access to Finance Act of 2017.
Kentucky-native will serve as Congressman Barr’s top aide in Kentucky.
Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) announced today that he has hired Kentucky-native Leslie Hagar Small as his District Director. Small will serve as the Congressman’s top aide in Kentucky, manage all staff in the Congressman’s Lexington District office, and will oversee all constituent casework and outreach initiatives.
A simplified and fairer tax code with lower rates will boost economic growth, support American jobs, and let Kentuckians keep more of their paychecks.
Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) made the following statement applauding the release of a unified framework for tax reform:
Barr, Neal legislation will honor basketball’s greats at no cost to taxpayers.
The House of Representatives passed legislation introduced by Congressman Andy Barr (R-KY) and Congressman Richard Neal (D-MA) to honor the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame with a commemorative coin in 2020. Congressman Barr serves as the Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade which has jurisdiction over coinage and the U.S.
Battery-powered buses will support the University of Kentucky’s ‘Blue Goes Green’ Program.
Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) today announced that Lextran will receive a $1 million grant through the Federal Transit Authority’s Low or No Emission Vehicle Program. The funds will be used to purchase battery-powered buses and on-route charging stations in coordination with the University of Kentucky’s ‘Blue Goes Green’ program which seeks a zero-emissions campus for transportation. Congress
Funding Awarded to Chrysalis House in Lexington, Kentucky
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Andy Barr (R-KY-06) and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced today that Chrysalis House, Inc.