Fiscal Responsibility

Guthrie Statement on Bipartisan Budget Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today released the following statement after voting in support of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019 (H.R. 3877): “Today I had a call with President Trump, who urged Republicans in the House to support the compromise budget plan that will raise the debt ceiling. After much consideration, today I decided to vote for the bill. This legislation is f... Read more »

Guthrie Votes to Repeal Dodd-Frank

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Washington, DC– Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) applauded the House passage of the Financial Creating Hope and Opportunity for Consumers, Investors, and Entrepreneurs (CHOICE) Act (H.R. 10), a bill that would repeal the failed 2010 Dodd-Frank legislation.“Dodd-Frank was supposed to lift our economy and prevent another recession,” said Guthrie. “Instead, we have seen the slowest and weakest econo... Read more »

Committee Passes Congressman Guthrie's Financial Literacy Bill

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Washington, DC– Today the House Education and Workforce Committee passed a bill sponsored by Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02), H.R. 3179, the Empowering Students Through Enhanced Financial Counseling Act. This is a bipartisan bill that strengthens financial literacy by improving counseling for all federal financial aid recipients.“Students need timely and comprehensive information on facts and ex... Read more »

Guthrie Supports House Budget

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The budget will balance in 10 years without raising taxes on Kentucky families or businesses. This is in direct contrast with President Obama's proposed budget, which never balances and would add an additional $8.5 trillion to the national debt. Read more »