Brett Guthrie

Brett Guthrie


Guthrie's Bipartisan Bill to Reauthorize Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act Considered by Health Subcommittee

Today, a bipartisan bill introduced by Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) received a legislative hearing... Read More

Guthrie Reacts to SCOTUS Decision

"Today's decision is incredibly disappointing for the millions of Americans looking for an escape... Read More

Guthrie Supports Whitfield Bill to Rein in EPA, Protect Consumers

"By establishing a check at the state level, a governor can determine whether the state's compliance... Read More

Guthrie Votes to Protect Medicare, Repeal IPAB

H.R. 1190 will repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB), an unelected federal board that... Read More

Guthrie Votes to Repeal Medical Device Tax

H.R. 160 repeals the medical device tax, one of the many tax provisions included in Obamacare. The... Read More

Guthrie Votes to Authorize Trade Promotion Authority

"TPA strengthens Congress' role in American trade policy by ensuring that the president conducts... Read More

Guthrie Brings Local Minister to Deliver Opening Prayer in House of Representatives

Yesterday, Congressman Brett Guthrie (KY-02) welcomed Bowling Green minister, Michael D. Greene, as... Read More

Guthrie Votes to Make R&D Tax Credit Permanent

"This tax credit is an important tool in supporting American research. It is irresponsible to keep... Read More

Guthrie Votes to Support and Fund U.S. Troops While Reforming DoD Policies on Combating Sexual Assault

"H.R. 1735 will prepare our troops for whatever challenges they face, including reforms needed to strengthen... Read More

Guthrie Supports Reforms to Surveillance Programs

"Over the past year I have heard loud and clear from Kentuckians who have serious concerns about the... 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.

Serving With

Ed Whitfield


Thomas Massie


Hal Rogers


Andy Barr


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