Barry Carnes was a Republican candidate for District 87 of the Kentucky House of Representatives in the November 2, 2010, state legislative elections.
- See also: Kentucky House of Representatives elections, 2010
Carnes' opponent in the November 2 general election was Democratic incumbent Rick Nelson. According to official results, Nelson defeated Carnes by a margin of 9,202 to 2,669. 
Carnes ran unopposed in the May 18 Republican primary election.