Representative G. K. Butterfield

Representing the 1st District of North Carolina

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Nov 18, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressmen G. K. Butterfield (D-N.C.) and Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) have introduced a resolution honoring the 40th Anniversary of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s (ASHA) Office of Multicultural Affairs. 

Nov 4, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced $3.9 million for several local projects being funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
 
“Eastern North Carolina has been hit particularly hard by this recession,” Butterfield said. “These funds are sorely needed and will certainly be put to good use.”

Nov 4, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman G.K. Butterfield applauded President Obama’s nomination of Judge James Wynn to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
 

Nov 2, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – A report by the House Committee on Energy and Commerce found that families, small business and seniors in Congressman G. K. Butterfield’s district would benefit greatly from health insurance reform.
 

Oct 29, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman G. K. Butterfield applauded the revised health insurance reform legislation put forward by the House today.
 

Oct 23, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As part of the annual Coast Guard legislation, Congressman G. K. Butterfield today succeeded in adding language aimed at expanding the use of facial and iris scan identification technology.
 

Oct 21, 2009 Press Release

Roper, N.C. – With the support of the entire North Carolina House delegation, Congressman G. K. Butterfield has introduced legislation naming Roper’s Post Office in honor of former mayor and State Board of Education member E.V. Wilkins.
 

Oct 21, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield applauded today’s passage of a bipartisan bill aimed at combating HIV/AIDS.
 

Oct 6, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield today applauded President Obama’s appointment of Randall Gore as North Carolina state director of USDA Rural Development.
 

Sep 30, 2009 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As part of a bill aimed at better protecting personal electronic private data, Congressman G. K. Butterfield successfully added a provision providing free credit monitoring for victims of data privacy breaches.
 
“While privacy breaches can’t be undone,” Butterfield said. “Consumers can get some peace of mind with free credit monitoring services.”
 

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