Butterfield Congratulates Governor-Elect Roy Cooper

Dec 5, 2016
Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement congratulating Governor-elect Roy Cooper:

"I congratulate Roy Cooper on his election as governor of the great state of North Carolina.  This was a hard-fought and well-deserved win.  I am confident that Roy will serve the people of North Carolina honorably, as he has for many years as attorney general.

“The real work starts now and I am confident that Roy’s leadership and vision will help the state thrive in the years to come.  I look forward to working with the newly elected governor and his administration to grow the economy, make education a priority, provide affordable health care to our hard working families, and protect the rights of all North Carolinians.”