Andy (Andy) Barr, IV (R-USH06)
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Capitol: 202.225.4706
FAX: 202.225.2122
District: 859.219.1366
District FAX: 859.219.3437
Representative
Room 1427 LHOB- Longworth House Office Building 15 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-1706

Residence: Lexington, KY
Elected: 2012    Next Election: 2018
Spouse: Eleanor Carol Leavell   DOB: 7/24/1973
Committee Assignments
Co-ChairCongressional Horse Caucus
ChairmanHouse Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade
FC MemberUnited Solutions Caucus
FC MemberArthritis Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Peace Corps Caucus
FC MemberU.S.-Japan Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional American Global Investment Caucus
FC MemberSecond Amendment Task Force
FC MemberCongressional Bourbon Caucus
FC MemberMilitary Sexual Assault Prevention Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Down Syndrome Caucus
FC MemberNational Guard and Reserve Components Caucus
FC MemberUSO Congressional Caucus
FC MemberHouse Manufacturing Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Career and Technical Education Caucus (CTE)
FC MemberHouse Congressional Veterans Jobs Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Aluminum Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Historic Preservation Caucus
FC MemberGerman-American Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Youth Challenge Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Coal Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Prayer Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Rare and Neglected Diseases Caucus
FC MemberRural Health Care Coalition
FC MemberCongressional Automotive Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Natural Gas Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Recycling Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Diabetes Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
FC MemberHouse Small Brewers Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
MemberHouse Committee on Financial Services
FC MemberCongressional Sportsmen's Caucus
Counties Representing
Anderson / Bourbon / Boyle / Clark / Estill / Fayette / Franklin / Garrard / Jessamine / Lincoln / Madison / Mercer / Montgomery / Powell / Scott / Woodford

Bio

Andy Barr has served as the U.S. Representative for Kentucky's Sixth Congressional District since January, 2013. He is a Member of the Committee on Financial Services, and is the Chairman of the Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee. Barr is focused on strengthening Kentucky's signature bourbon, equine, coal, agriculture and manufacturing industries, and serves as co-chair of the bipartisan Congressional Horse Caucus. He is fighting for policies that will save the country from bankruptcy, increase government accountability, and that would restore the balance of powers as intended by the founders of our nation.

In an ongoing effort to be an accessible representative to citizens of the Sixth District, Congressman Barr initiated several constituent coalitions focused on finding solutions that will help Kentucky's Veterans, signature industries, and to find solutions to the growing drug epidemic.

Congressman Barr continues to implement his Accessibility Initiative, holding public events in each county he represents -- meeting directly with constituents, maintaining monthly staff office hours in every county, and publishing actively on social media and in his eNewsletter.

Congressman Barr graduated from Lexington's Henry Clay High School in 1992, earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and Philosophy from the University of Virginia in 1996, and received his law degree from the University of Kentucky in 2001.

Congressman Barr is a 2007 graduate of Leadership Lexington, a member of the Good Shepherd Episcopal Church and has served on the Board of Directors of the Friends of the Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden and Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky.

He and his wife, Carol, are the proud parents of two daughters, Eleanor and Mary Clay.








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