Brett Guthrie

Brett Guthrie


Guthrie to Hold Service Academy Information Fair in E-town

Congressman Guthrie will hold his annual Academy Day information fair on Thursday, September 3rd. The... Read More

Guthrie Reacts to Administration's Clean Power Plan

"The final power plant emissions rule released by President Obama today doubles down on the Administration's... Read More

Guthrie Supports VA Accountability Act

"Kentucky veterans rely greatly on VA facilities. Many veterans speak highly about the excellent care... Read More

Guthrie Supports REINS Act

"From farmers to manufacturers to school cafeteria employees, Kentuckians worry about the growing number... Read More

Guthrie Reintroduces Bipartisan Student Loan Literacy Bill

H.R. 3179 (H.R. 4984 in the 113th Congress), the Empowering Students through Enhanced Financial Counseling... Read More

Guthrie: Immigration Reform Starts With Securing the Border

Congressman Brett Guthrie today issued the following statement after voting in support of H.R. 3009,... Read More

Guthrie Supports Bill to Recycle, Reduce Coal Ash Waste

"This bill provides for the safe disposal of coal ash, which means safer recycling, more jobs and lower... Read More

Guthrie Involved in House-Passed Bill to Modernize Health Care System, Spark Innovation in Medical Cures

"21st Century Cures has been a longtime coming, but I'm excited about what our committee has put... Read More

Guthrie: Army Cuts are Irresponsible

Congressman Brett Guthrie today issued the following statement following the U.S. Army's announcement... Read More

Guthrie Votes to Lessen Federal Government's Grip on K-12 Education

Today, Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) voted in support of H.R. 5, the Student Success Act, legislation... Read More

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Congressman Guthrie Questions HHS Secretary Burwell

2015-02-26 18:28:37

Rep. Guthrie offers thoughts in advance of President Obama's State of the Union address

2015-01-20 23:32:23

Congressman Guthrie speaks in support of workforce training programs

2014-07-09 17:53:21

A U.S. Capitol tour with Congressman Guthrie

2014-05-09 20:49:03

Congressman Guthrie's opening remarks at Health Subcommittee hearing on H.R. 389

2014-04-08 17:24:23

Congressman Guthrie holding the Administration accountable during hearing on Medicare Part D

2014-02-26 18:00:35

Congressman Guthrie speaks in support of Keep Your Health Plan Act

2013-11-14 22:15:33

Congressman Guthrie questions contractors

2013-10-29 20:23:21

Congressman Guthrie speaks in recognition of Medal of Honor recipient PFC Don J. Jenkins

2013-09-18 22:51:01

Congressman Guthrie's opening statement in support of HR 3092

2013-09-17 22:34:35

Congressman Guthrie speaks on Obamacare mandates

2013-07-25 17:22:52

Congressman Guthrie speaks in support of the Student Success Act

2013-07-18 19:57:28

Congressman Guthrie questions Sec. Sebelius

2013-06-04 19:03:48

Congressman Guthrie speaks on the NLRB recess appointments

2013-04-12 15:05:23

Congressman Guthrie speaks on the debt and entitlement reform at a sub-committee hearing

2013-03-20 17:07:28

Congressman Guthrie speaks in support of H.R. 803, the SKILLS Act

2013-03-15 15:06:14

Congressman Guthrie speaks on sequestration

2013-02-27 16:48:56

Guthrie speaks in favor of FDA user fee bill

2012-06-20 21:48:13

Gatton Academy

2012-05-31 18:20:50

HR 5 Med mal and IPAB.wmv

2012-03-21 20:14:04

Contact Information

2434 Rayburn HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone 202-225-3501
Fax 202-226-2019

Congressman Brett Guthrie represents Kentucky’s Second Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Second District is home to Fort Knox, Abraham Lincoln’s birthplace, Mammoth Cave National Park, and many of the Commonwealth’s most treasured locations.

Congressman Guthrie serves on both the House Energy and Commerce (E&C) Committee and the House Committee on Education and the Workforce for the 113th Congress. E&C is the oldest standing legislative committee in the House with broad jurisdiction over our nation’s energy, healthcare, telecommunications and consumer product safety policies.

Guthrie also serves on the following subcommittees for E&C: Subcommittee on Health, where he serves as Vice Chair; Subcommittee on Communications and Technology; and Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade.

Recognized for his proven leadership, he was also appointed to serve as an Assistant Whip within the Republican Conference.

During his tenure in Congress, Guthrie previously served on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the Education and Labor Committee, where he was named the top Republican on the Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness Subcommittee.

Guthrie graduated in 1987 from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, with a degree in economics and went on to serve as a Field Artillery Officer in the 101st Airborne Division – Air Assault at Fort Campbell.  Guthrie later earned a Master’s Degree from Yale University in Public and Private Management.

Congressman Guthrie comes from a small business, manufacturing background. Following his military service, he joined Trace Die Cast, the Bowling Green, Ky., based manufacturing business that was started by his father.

First elected to public office in 1998, Guthrie represented the 32nd District in the Kentucky Senate.  In Frankfort, he served on the Education Committee, the Economic Development, Tourism and Labor Committee, and chaired the Transportation Committee.

Married to the former Beth Clemmons, they have three children, Caroline, Robby and Elizabeth.

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Thomas Massie


Hal Rogers


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