Press Releases

May 3, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Tomorrow Congressman G. K.

May 2, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC -- Today Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman, Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Ranking Member Diana DeGette, and Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee Ranking Member G. K.

May 1, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) will make two stops to promote the expansion of arts and science in the First Congressional District.

Apr 24, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement today on the death of Dr. LeRoy T. Walker:

“It is with deep sadness that I express my condolences to the family of my friend, Dr. LeRoy T. Walker.  A transcendent leader in both athletics and academics, Dr. Walker achieved things few people would even dare to dream.

Apr 18, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today announced an increase in National Emergency Grant (NEG) funding to the North Carolina Department of Commerce, Division of Employment and Training in the amount of $375,200.  The U.S.

Apr 12, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) will be joined by Edgecombe Community College President Dr. Deborah Lamm, North Carolina Community College System Executive Vice President Kennon Briggs, Turning Point Workforce Development Director Michael Williams, and special guest U.S.

Apr 5, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC -- Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) will continue to promote the theme of jobs, economic development, health care access, and education for First District residents throughaseries of public appearances next week. 

Apr 2, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) reacted to today’s announcement that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) would not object to the merger of the two largest pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs), Medco and Express Scripts Incorporate (ESI).

Apr 2, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) will emphasize technology innovation, healthcare access, and education during several events in the District this week.

On Tuesday, Butterfield will deliver remarks at the Nanotech Commercialization Conference on North Carolina’s thriving Nanotechnology cluster, which is now the third largest in the U.S. 

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