Press Releases

Aug 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Butterfield released the following statement on President Trump’s recent judicial nomination of Richard E. Myers to serve in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina:

Aug 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today issued the following statement on the passing of Carolyn Marie Smith Green, age 89, of Henderson, North Carolina: 

Aug 5, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Butterfield released the following statement calling on the Senate to reconvene and pass gun violence prevention legislation following the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio:

 

Jul 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield introduced H.R.

Jul 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement after the House Energy and Commerce Committee voted to advance bills to reauthorize public health and Medicare programs, provide Medicaid funding for the U.S. Territories, and address surprise medical billing.

Jul 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today issued the following statement on the passing of Phil Freelon, a Durham, North Carolina resident and renowned architect of the Smithsonian African American History Museum.

Jul 3, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Diversity Task Force Co-Chairs Rep. G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Rep. Barbara Lee (CA-13) gave the following statement on Facebook’s civil rights audit report.

Jun 27, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today issued the following statement on the United States Supreme Court’s decisions in Rucho v. Common Cause and Benisek v. Lamone, which address political gerrymandering in North Carolina and Maryland, respectively:

Jun 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield introduced H.R.

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