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Guthrie Speaks in Support of the Pandemic is Over Act on House Floor

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), who serves as the Chair of the Health Subcommittee on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, spoke on the House floor on the Pandemic is Over Act, a bill to end the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE), ahead of the bill’s vote. Click HERE to watch Rep. Guthrie’s House floor remarks As Prepared for Delivery Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Today I r...

Guthrie Bill to End the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Passes House

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), who serves as the Chair of the Health Subcommittee on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, released the following statement after the Pandemic is Over Act, a bill to end the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE), passed the House. “The People’s House sent President Biden a clear message: The COVID-19 pandemic is over, and it’s time to move...

Guthrie Statement on Biden’s COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Announcement

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), who serves as the Chair of the Health Subcommittee on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, released the following statement after the White House announced President Biden will end the COVID-19 public health emergency on May 11, 2023. “On the eve of the Pandemic is Over Act going on the House floor, President Biden finally announced he is g...

Guthrie Chosen to Chair E&C Health Subcommittee

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today was selected to serve as the Chair of the Health Subcommittee on the House Energy and Commerce Committee for the 118th Congress. “Thank you to Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers for selecting me to serve as the Chair of the Health Subcommittee on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. It is an honor and very humbl...

Guthrie, Dean Reintroduce Bill To Address Nursing Home Workforce Shortages

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) and Congresswoman Madeleine Dean (PA-04) reintroduced the Building America’s Health Care Workforce Act, a bill to help reinforce America’s nursing home workforce. “Quality care for seniors in nursing homes continues to be threatened by historic workforce losses in nursing homes. I reintroduced the Building America’s Health Care Workforce Act to ...

Guthrie Introduces Bill to End the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today introduced the Pandemic is Over Act, a bill to end the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE). “The COVID-19 pandemic is over. Despite President Biden admitting this in September, his administration just authorized the 12th extension of the COVID-19 public health emergency. It is long overdue for President Biden to end the COVID-19 public ...

Guthrie Applauds Rodgers on E&C Chairmanship

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) released the following statement on Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) being selected to serve as the Chair of the Energy and Commerce Committee for the 118th Congress. “Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers is undoubtedly the right choice to lead the Energy and Commerce Committee. She is a proven leader and an effective communicator on...

Guthrie Sworn in To Serve Kentucky’s Second District for 118th Congress

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) released the following statement after being sworn in today to serve Kentucky’s Second District for the 118th Congress. “It is an honor and a privilege to serve Kentuckians in the Second District. I look forward to continuing to serve constituents in counties that I worked for last Congress and building new relationships with constituents in cou...

Guthrie, Matsui on Bill to Reauthorize Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention Program Being Signed Into Law

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), who serves as the Republican Leader of the Energy and Commerce Committee’s Health Subcommittee, and Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06) released the following statements after S.4052, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2022, was signed into law. S.4052, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2022 is the Senate companion bil...

Guthrie Sends Bipartisan Letter to Help Seniors Gain Timely Access to Innovative Medical Technologies

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) sent a bipartisan letter with U.S. Representatives Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18), Brad Wenstrup (OH-02), and Suzan DelBene (WA-01) to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Chiquita Brooks-LaSure to urge CMS to streamline the Medicare coverage process to help ensure Medicare beneficiaries can gain timely access to emerging and inno...

Guthrie Announces 2022 Congressional App Challenge Winners

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) announced the winners of the Congressional App Challenge from Kentucky’s Second District during Computer Science Education Week. Guthrie and other participating U.S. representatives host the Congressional App Challenge annually in their respective districts. Barren County High School student team Megan Shirley and Clay Madison won overall first ...

Guthrie Supports Pay Raises for Troops, Military Readiness in NDAA for Fiscal Year 2023

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) released the following statement after voting for the James M. Inhofe National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2023. “The National Defense Authorization Act is critical for Fort Knox and our nation’s overall military readiness. This NDAA ensures our military is equipped and prepared for current and future threats and ends President Bid...

Guthrie, Matsui Praise House Passage of Bill to Reauthorize Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention Program

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), who serves as the Republican Leader of the Energy and Commerce Committee’s Health Subcommittee, and Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06) applauded House passage of S.4052, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2022. The House passed the Senate companion bill of Guthrie’s and Matsui’s H.R.5561, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Ac...

Guthrie Announces Staff Changes for Hardin County

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) announced Carsen Parker is the new field representative for Hardin County. Parker has succeeded Brian Smith in covering Hardin County for the Office of Congressman Brett Guthrie. Smith departed the Office of Congressman Brett Guthrie to transition into his new public service position in Hardin County. Smith had served as director of economic dev...

Guthrie Praises Passage of a Maternal and Child Health Bill Honoring the late Congresswoman Walorski

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), who serves as the Republican Leader of the Energy and Commerce Committee’s Health Subcommittee, released the following statement after H.R. 8876, the Jackie Walorski Maternal and Child Home Visiting Reauthorization Act of 2022 passed in the House. “With bipartisan support in the House today, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski’s legacy bill that supp...