Wilson, NC - Congressman G. K. Butterfield urges eastern North Carolinians to prepare for Hurricane Irene that is expected to make landfall as early as Saturday, August 27, 2011.
Washington, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield today announced $931,500 in federal funding to help train people for “green” jobs in Wilson County.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield warns that under the House Republican’s plan to cut and privatize Medicare future retirees will need to save an additional $182,000 to cover their increased health care costs.
Congressman G. K. Butterfield released the following statement regarding Osama Bin Laden:
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Washington, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield filed bipartisan legislation that would make deserving World War II U.S. Merchant Marines eligible for veterans’ benefits.
Greenville, N.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield will hold a forum on mortgage foreclosure prevention on Tuesday, March 22.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield applauded the promotion of a Roanoke Rapids N.C., native to “full bird Colonel” at a Pentagon ceremony this week.
Washington, D.C. — Congressman G. K. Butterfield has called for a hearing on how to reduce concussions and other head injuries to football players at all levels and ages.
Washington, DC— As the Energy and Commerce Committee begins consideration of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) and the role of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Congressmen Henry A. Waxman and G. K. Butterfield circulated to committee members the results of a new national telephone poll conducted by Consumers Union.