Home Tags Andy barr

Tag: andy barr

Lexington VA facilities to be renamed

The two campuses of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in Lexington will be renamed to honor two Kentucky heroes.
video

Ben Carson visits Lexington, speaks on Marshall County shooting

Countless politicians have come forward offering their condolences to those affected by Tuesday's shooting.
Congressman Andy Barr

Barr files for re-election in Kentucky’s 6th district

Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr has filed for re-election.
Berea Collegevideo

GOP tax bill win a big loss for Berea College

Lawmakers from Kentucky are blaming Senate Democrats for a move they say will make it harder to educate thousands of low-income students at Berea College.
Lexingt on Mayor Jim Gray

Lexington Mayor Jim Gray running for Congress

Mayor Jim Gray is running for the 6th Congressional District.
Congressman Andy Barr

Kentucky GOP responds to Democratic ad against Andy Barr

The Republican Party of Kentucky pushed back Friday against a National Democratic radio ad targeting Congressman Andy Barr.
Congressman Andy Barr

Democrats targeting Kentucky GOP congressman in radio ad

National Democrats are targeting a congressman from Lexington in a radio ad campaign attacking Republican efforts to dismantle the Affordable Care Act.
video

Third Democrat joins Congressional race; incumbent Barr says he’s not focusing on politics

Central Kentucky has another candidate for congress in 2018. Former Marine fighter pilot, Amy McGrath says she will run for Andy Barr's seat.
video

Kentucky House delegation honors Senator Jim Bunning

Congressman Andy Barr (KY-06) hosted a special order on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives to honor the life and legacy of the late Senator Jim Bunning

Kentucky Leaders Comment on Virginia shooting

Kentucky leaders comment on the shooting that occurred Tuesday morning at the congressional baseball practice in Virginia.

Gov. Bevin, Mayor Gray attend dedication of new Valvoline world headquarters

Valvoline will host a dedication of its new $35 million, 162,400-square-foot world headquarters in Lexington May 11.
video

Protesters rally outside Congressman Andy Barr speaking engagement

About a hundred people carrying signs, some wearing bandages and walking on crutches, greeted attendees Tuesday night at a Lexington Medical Society dinner.
Congressman Andy Barr

Protestors to rally outside of scheduled Barr appearance in Lexington

Several groups will be gathering outside the University of Kentucky's Hilary J. Boone Center Tuesday evening to protest Representative Andy Barr's vote to replace the Affordable Care Act with the American Health Care Act.

Rep. Barr, Sen. McConnell weigh in on House American Health Care Act vote

Following a House vote which passed the American Health Care Act, a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, Representative Andy Barr, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (both Republicans,) have issued statements addressing the vote.
video

“Shame on you”: Congressman Barr faces tough questions at town hall

A raucous audience greeted congressman Andy Barr in Lexington Monday night. Just days before Congress' deadline to prevent a federal government shut down, Barr hosted a town hall at Lafayette High School.
Congressman Andy Barr

Hundreds expected to question US Rep. Andy Barr

Hundreds of people are expected to question Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr about his support for Republican President Donald Trump's policies.
Mining

Kentucky Coal Association names new president

Kentucky's coal industry advocacy group has named a new president.
Andy Barrvideo

Barr Wins 6th Congressional District

Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr has won a third term in Kentucky's 6th Congressional District.

Congressional, Senate Candidates Make Final Push Before Election Day

Lots of door-to-door visits, as well as rallies by Kentucky Congressional and Senate candidates on Monday, one day before the general elections.
Andy Barr, Nancy Jo Kemper

Spirited fight in Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District

After years of demoralizing losses in federal elections, Kentucky Democrats are left with little-known candidates to run in congressional districts long dominated by Republicans.
Andy Barr, Nancy Jo Kempervideo

Nancy Jo Kemper and Andy Barr debate just weeks before election

With less than a month to go until we head to the polls, candidates for the 6th congressional district appeared on Kentucky Educational Television Monday night to make a final pitch to voters.

Kentucky lawmakers from all sides condemn Trump’s comments in leaked video

here's been big backlash from lawmakers on all sides after "The Washington Post" released a leaked video showing Donald Trump making lewd comments about women more than a decade ago. The comments grabbing headlines were recorded on a hot mic back in 2005. Donald Trump was visiting the set of "Days of our Lives" to make a cameo appearance on the show.

Kemper files for Congress against Republican Andy Barr

The former director of the Kentucky Council of Churches has filed to run for Congress against Republican Andy Barr in Kentucky's 6th Congressional District.
academy

Four Ky. Students chosen for Service Academies

Congressman Andy Barr hosted an Academy Sendoff Press conference this morning, for four Central Kentucky appointees who will be entering service academies
video

Kentucky Lawmakers React to State of the Union

President Obama sounded confident and defiant in Tuesday night's State of the Union address, saying "it's time to turn the page." But some Kentucky lawmakers aren't so sure where the rest of the book goes.
gavel

Judge orders 45 more days of exams in threat case

A judge has ordered a Richmond man charged with threatening U.S. Rep. Andy Barr held for up to 45 more days for psychiatric testing.
Andy Barr

Barr re-elected in Kentucky’s 6th district

Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Bar has won his first re-election campaign in Kentucky's 6th congressional district.
u.s. capitol LOW-RESvideo

Sixth District Congressional Candidates Debate

Republican incumbent Andy Barr and Democratic challenger Elisabeth Jensen debated Monday evening on KET in the 6th District Congressional race.
Money LOW-RESvideo

Andy Barr And Elisabeth Jensen Discuss Closing Gender Pay Gap

Jensen says she is a victim of gender pay discrimination. Barr says he supports equal pay for equal work. The candidates disagree on how to get there.
gavel

Arraignment scheduled in congressional threat case

A Richmond man charged of threatening U.S. Rep. Andy Barr is scheduled for arraignment in federal court in Lexington.
video

Kentucky Politicians Respond To President’s ISIS Plan

President Obama outlined a plan to eliminate a terrorist group called ISIS, ISIL, or the Islamic State. We have reaction to that plan.
Russell Littlevideo

Court Documents Reveal More About Man Charged With Threatening Congressman Andy Barr

The FBI says Russell Little left messages threatening Congressman Andy Barr and former Congressman Ben Chandler.
video

Man Accused Of Threatening U.S. Rep Andy Barr In Court

A man accused of making terroristic threats against a U.S. representative and a former congressman will be in court Wednesday afternoon.
video

EKU: Class With A Congressman

Some political science students at Eastern Kentucky University are getting a unique classroom experience from their instructors, who happen to be a sitting congressman and the school's president.
video

Military Sexual Assault Victim Pleas For Better Care

A local woman says she was repeatedly sexually assaulted by her Army unit's Sergeant. Congressman Andy Barr is proposing a bill to empower military sexual trauma victims to take control of their care.
video

UK Young Democrats Rally Outside Andy Barr’s Office

The college students want the shutdown to end
video

UK Young Democrats Rally Outside Andy Barr’s Office

The college students want the shutdown to end
u.s. capitolvideo

Should The U.S. Strike Syria? Rep. Andy Barr Weighs In

Andy Barr says he would only authorize a strike if it furthered America's national security interests
Andy Barr

Congressman Andy Barr To Host Town Hall Meeting

Barr will also take questions at the event which will happen Thursday, August 22nd at 6:00 p.m.
Andy Barr

Congressman Andy Barr To Host Town Hall Meeting

Barr will also take questions at the event which will happen Thursday, August 22nd at 6:00 p.m.
campaigning earlyvideo

Why Are Political Candidates Starting Campaigns So Early?

Two Democrats have already declared their runs for the congress seat held by Andy Barr.
Michael Coblenz

Coblenz Running For Congress

The Lexington intellectual property attorney will run against Elisabeth Jensen for the Democratic nomination of the 6th District Congressional seat.
video

Rep. Andy Barr Says He’s Offended By President’s Climate Change Plan

Barr says the President's plan is a war on coal
Elisabeth Jensen - Congressional Candidate

Democrat Elisabeth Jensen Running For Congress

The co-founder of the 'Race for Education' has filed the necessary papers with the Federal Election Commission to run for the 6th District Congressional Seat in Central Kentucky currently held by Republican Andy Barr.
Elisabeth Jensen - Congressional Candidate

Democrat Elisabeth Jensen Running For Congress

The co-founder of the 'Race for Education' has filed the necessary papers with the Federal Election Commission to run for the 6th District Congressional Seat in Central Kentucky currently held by Republican Andy Barr.
Andy Barr

Andy Barr To Hold “Get To Know Your Congressman” Meeting

New Sixth District Congressman Andy Barr will host a meeting for constituents on Tuesday, January 29, 2013, from 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at Farmers Bank on West Main Street in Frankfort.
video

Congressman-Elect Andy Barr Prepares For Washington

The newly-elected representative for Kentucky's sixth district said he's ready to get down to business.
Andy Barr

Barr Wins Sixth Congressional District

Andy Barr wins Kentucky's Sixth Congressional District race, defeating Democrat Ben Chandler.
Chandler Barr debate

Chandler and Barr Make Final Push

Both candidates spend the last weekend before Election Day touring as many communities in the district as they can.
video

Andy Barr Attacks President Obama’s Coal Policies In GOP Convention Speech

Sixth District Congressional candidate Andy Barr criticized President Obama's coal policies during a two-minute speech at the Republican National Convention Tuesday afternoon.
U.S. Senator Rand Paul of Kentuckyvideo

Senator Rand Paul: “I Feel Sorry For Joe Biden”

U.S. Senator Rand Paul likes the choice of Paul Ryan as Mitt Romney's running mate. He thinks Vice-President Biden will have his hands full during the debate.
Andy Barr

Andy Barr Fundraising Tops $1 Million For Campaign

Republican challenger Andy Barr raised $392,244 in the second quarter for his Sixth District Congressional campaign, according to his campaign.

Most Popular

Subscribe to WTVQ's Daily News Email