Sixth Congressional District

Jobs Remains Key Issue for 6th Dist. House Incumbent

May 10, 2016


There are two candidates each in the Democratic and Republican primaries in the sixth congressional district.  Second-term GOP incumbent Andy Barr faces political newcomer Roger Brill. 

Although the Bluegrass is recognized for lower unemployment than many other sections of Kentucky, Andy Barr continues to hold job creation as a top priority.  He says growth in the area remains stagnant.

Candidate Q & A: Sixth Congressional District, Geoff Young

May 11, 2014

With the May Primary Election just a week away, we begin a week-long series of reports focusing on some of the political races.  Today, we hear from sixth district congressional candidate Geoff Young.   Mr. Young is one of two candidates seeking the Democratic nomination for the seat currently held by Republican Andy Barr.

WEKU'S Stu Johnson asked the one-time state Division of Energy employee and long time political activist what role should the federal government play in helping those in need.