Biography:  Addison Mitchell (Mitch) McConnell; born in Tuscumbia, Colbert County, Ala., February 20, 1942; attended Louisville, Ky. public schools; graduated, University of Louisville 1964; graduated, University of Kentucky Law School, Lexington 1967; admitted to the Kentucky bar in 1967;  elected judge-executive of Jefferson County, Ky., 1978-1985; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1984; reelected in 1990, 1996, 2002, 2008, and again in 2014 for the term ending January 3, 2021; Republican party whip (2003-2007); minority leader (2007-2015); majority leader (2015-).


Source: Biographical Directory of the U. S. Congress

Rand Paul,  (son of Ronald Ernest Paul), a Senator from Kentucky.


Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., January 7, 1963; attended Baylor University, 1981-1984; graduated Duke University, M.D., 1988; ophthalmologist.


Elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 2010; reelected in 2016 for the term ending January 3, 2023; was an unsuccessful candidate for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.


Source: Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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Contact him by phone or letter: Bowling Green, Main KY Office, 1029 State St., Bowling Green, KY 42101
Phone: 270-782-8303
Washington Office, 167 Russell Senate Office Bldg., Washington DC, 20510; Phone: 202-224-4343


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Contact him by phone or letter:

Washington,  Office1427 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515; phone: 202-225-4706


Lexington District Office, 2709 Old Rosebud Rd.,  Lexington, KY 40509; phone: 859-219-1366


Garland Hale (Andy) Barr IV, born in Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., July 24, 1973; graduated from Henry Clay High School, Lexington, Ky., 1992; B.A., University of Virginia, Charlottesville ,Va., 1996; J.D., University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky., 2001; lawyer, private practice; staff, United States Representative Jim Talent, 1996-1998; instructor, Morehead State University, Morehead, Ky.; unsuccessful candidate for election to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress in 2010; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Thirteenth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2013-present).


Source: Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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