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16 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

City, state, federal officials will fight plan to send Lexington mail to Louisville, Knoxville

Elected officials said Wednesday they will do what they can to keep regional mail-sorting operations at Lexington's Nandino Boulevard location.

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Related Topix: Lexington, KY, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, US House of Representatives, Kentucky, Walton, KY

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Andy Barr ranks 26th in U.S. House for spending on taxpayer-funded communications

U.S. Rep. Andy Barr spent more than $190,000 in taxpayer money to send mail and conduct telephone town hall meetings with constituents in his first 15 months in office, according to congressional records.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

State Journal

Jensen way behind Barr in funding for U.S. House race

Democratic U.S. House candidate Elisabeth Jensen continues to face a significant funding disadvantage against U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, reporting Wednesday $163,166 raised in this year's second quarter.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Barr wrong about Planned Parenthood; Focus is on birth control, not abortions

In 2013, Planned Parenthood of Kentucky served 5,110 women and 302 men, provided 1,853 cervical cancer screenings and 6,656 tests for sexually transmitted diseases, distributed 5,803 packages of birth control pills and 430 emergency contraceptives, performed 3,286 pregnancy tests and zero abortions.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Abortion, Lexington, KY, Breathitt County, KY

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Independent

Jensen's 'bus' filling up

A year ago, Elisabeth Jensen says, there weren't many people on her bus. But now, said the Democrat who wants to unseat first-term Republican Sixth District Congressman Andy Barr, the campaign bus is a little more crowded.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Soring hurts more than Tenn. walking horses; cruel practice damages entire equine industry's image

No less than U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, R- Lexington, during a recent meeting with the editorial board, cited the 77-year-old show as an example of our state's Tennessee walking horse tradition.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lexington, KY, US Senate, Mitch McConnell, Senator Rand Paul

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Independent

RONNIEa SELLIS:a SEarly election intrigue

Let's look at some things other than the U.S. Senate race between incumbent Republican Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Mitch McConnell

Independent

RONNIEa SELLIS:a SEarly election intrigue

Let's look at some things other than the U.S. Senate race between incumbent Republican Mitch McConnell and Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Mitch McConnell

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