Brett Guthrie

Brett Guthrie


Guthrie Receives "Friend of Farm Bureau" Award


"Agriculture is a key industry in our Commonwealth and plays a major role in our local economy. It... Read More

Guthrie Backs Energy Package that Will Lower Energy Costs and Grow Jobs


H.R. 2, the American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act is comprised of more... Read More

Guthrie Supports American Jobs Package


Congressman Brett Guthrie voted in support of H.R. 4, the Jobs for America Act, a compilation of bills... Read More

Guthrie Votes to Fund Government, Authorize Training & Weapons to Combat ISIL


Congressman Brett Guthrie today voted in support of H.J. Res. 124, legislation to continue funding... Read More

Guthrie Announces 2014 STEM App Competition Winner


Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) today announced Riley Roth, a student at Apollo High School in Owensboro... Read More

Guthrie Votes to Continue Existing Health Care Plans for Employers


H.R. 3522 would allow small businesses and their employees the option to keep their current insurance... Read More

Guthrie: President Must Outline Clear Strategy for Victory


"Before entering into any form of conflict, whether it be air strikes or beyond, three criteria must... Read More

Guthrie Supports Bipartisan Bill to Block Overreach of US Waters


"The reality of what this proposed rule would mean for farmers, the coal industry and small businesses... Read More

Guthrie Condemns Administration on Release of 'Taliban Five'


Congressman Brett Guthrie voted today in support of a resolution to disapprove of the Administration's... Read More

Guthrie to Hold Two Service Academy Information Fairs


The annual information fairs will include presentations by representatives from all five service academies... Read More

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Contact Information

308 Cannon 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; 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.

Serving With

Ed Whitfield


Thomas Massie


Hal Rogers


Andy Barr


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