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Congressman Andy Barr

Representing All the People of Kentucky's Sixth District

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Oct 27, 2017 Press Release

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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Oct 24, 2017 Press Release

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.

Oct 13, 2017 Press Release

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:

Oct 12, 2017 Press Release

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.

Oct 3, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) introduced H.R. 3898, the Impeding North Korea’s Access to Finance Act of 2017.

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Sep 28, 2017 Press Release

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.

Sep 27, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) made the following statement applauding the release of a unified framework for tax reform:

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Sep 25, 2017 Press Release

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.

Sep 13, 2017 Press Release

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

Sep 12, 2017 Press Release

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.

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