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Lexington VA renamed after two local veterans

The VA center in Lexington was renamed in honor of two local veterans who dedicated their lives to serving our country.

94-year-old receives Congressional Gold Medal

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Not long after 94-year-old Mary Pat Shely touched her Congressional Gold Medal, she was posing for pictures with not just...

Medicaid becomes latest sparring issue in congressional race

U.S. Rep. Andy Barr and opponent Amy McGrath at odds over Medicaid work requirements.
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House passes Barr’s legislation to empower victims of military sexual assault

Monday, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 3642, the Military Sexual Assault Victim Empowerment Act, also known as the Military SAVE Act, introduced by Congressman Andy Barr.

Get to know the main democrats vying for the 6th district

Kentucky's primary is about a month away. Wednesday night Democrats running for congress will debate at Transylvania University in Lexington.

Vice President promotes tax reform in Versailles

Vice President Mike Pence visited the Bluegrass Wednesday to promote tax reform.

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.

Ben Carson visits Lexington, speaks on Marshall County shooting

Countless politicians have come forward offering their condolences to those affected by Tuesday's shooting.
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Barr files for re-election in Kentucky’s 6th district

Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr has filed for re-election.
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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.
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Lexington Mayor Jim Gray running for Congress

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

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.

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.

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.
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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.

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