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Guthrie: Paycheck Protection Program Now Open for Small Businesses

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BOWLING GREEN, KY – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today announced that the Paycheck Protection Program to help small businesses during the coronavirus outbreak is now accepting applications. The Paycheck Protection Program was created in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which Guthrie voted for last week. “Small businesses are the backbone of our economy, but unfo... Read more »

ICYMI: Guthrie Introduces ‘COVID-19 National Service Response Act’

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) and Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) last month introduced the COVID-19 National Service Response Act to help volunteers with the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) during the coronavirus outbreak. The COVID-19 National Service Response Act will give CNCS the ability to help AmeriCorps volunteers shelter in place if they are... Read more »

Guthrie Announces Annual Congressional Art Competition

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today announced the beginning of the 2020 Second District Congressional Art Competition, which will be held digitally this year to protect students, parents, and faculty from the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. “Every year I enjoy hosting the Second District Congressional Art Competition,” said Guthrie. “While the competition will be formatted dif... Read more »

Guthrie Votes for CARES Act

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Congressman Guthrie spoke on the House floor in support of the CARES Act. Click here to watch Congressman Guthrie’s speech. WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today voted for the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. “During the last two weeks I have spoken to many Kentucky residents who have been struggling since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic,” said... Read more »

Guthrie Votes for Families First Coronavirus Response Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today released the following statement after voting for the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. “I am glad that Republicans and Democrats were able to come together to respond to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. This bill will increase testing capabilities across the country. This bill also includes emergency measures to ensure that employ... Read more »

Health Subcommittee Approves Three Guthrie Bills

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Health Subcommittee today approved three bills introduced by Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02): The MODERN Labeling Act, Safeguarding Therapeutics Act, and the National Centers of Excellence in Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Act. The MODERN Labeling Act, which Congressman Guthrie introduced with Rep. Doris Matsui (CA-06), will a... Read more »

Guthrie Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Prevent Drug Shortages

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), along with Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52), Rep. Eliot Engel (NY-16), Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18), Rep. Richard Hudson (NC-08), Rep. Michael McCaul (TX-10), Rep. Kurt Schrader (OR-05), and Rep. Gus Bilirakis (FL-12), this week introduced the Preventing Drug Shortages Act, which would help address the critical issue of drug shortages that affect the qu... Read more »

Guthrie Votes for Coronavirus Funding

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today released the following statement after voting in favor of the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act (H.R. 6074): “As the top Republican on the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, and as a member of the committee’s Health Subcommittee, I have been closely monitorin... Read more »

ICYMI: Guthrie Rural Telecommunications Bill Heads to President’s Desk

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Senate has passed Congressman Brett Guthrie’s (KY-02) Secure and Trusted Communications Act (H.R. 4998), a bipartisan bill to help secure America’s telecommunications supply chain and help rural providers replace potentially compromised equipment. The Secure and Trusted Communications Act will help small, rural communications providers replace equipment from Huawei, a C... Read more »

ICYMI: Guthrie Leads Hearing on Ticketing Transparency and Scams

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), top Republican on the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, this week led a hearing on transparency in the live event ticketing industry. “Many Americans have fond memories of their first concert, or their first football or baseball game – I know I do.” said Guthrie in his opening statement. “While ... Read more »