Passed House — Oct 9, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 261 - 159 (Roll no. 549).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Kentucky is a U.S. state with two senators in the United States Senate and six representatives in the United States House of Representatives.
Scroll down for a map of the districts.
Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state.
The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts — 6 in Kentucky — each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen.