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Sep 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) issued the following statement on the passing of former Goldsboro Mayor and friend, Lawrence Cobin “Chuck” Allen:

Sep 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement on the passage of the Committee on Energy and Commerce’s portion of the House Budget Reconciliation Package and Biden Administration’s Build Back Better Act:

Sep 9, 2021 Press Release

WILSON, N.C. — Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) issued the following statement on the passing of longtime Goldsboro dentist and friend, Dr. Orlando Richard Stovall, Jr.:

Aug 4, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, Congressman G. K. Butterfield, along with Congressman Steven Horsford reintroduced H.R. 4871, the Expanding Broadcast Opportunities Act of 2021.  The bill will promote diversity of ownership in the broadcast industry by reestablishing the Minority Tax Certificate Program at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

Jul 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R.

Jul 27, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), released the following statement on President Biden’s nomination of North Carolina-native and current Secretary of the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, Erik A. Hooks, to serve as the Deputy Administrator for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA):

Jul 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Congressman John Joyce, M.D.

Jul 1, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 3684, the INVEST in America Act:

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In The News

Nov 27, 2018 In The News

Democratic members of North Carolina’s congressional delegation sent a letter this week to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell urging the cancellation of all votes on the judicial nomination of prominent GOP attorney Thomas Farr.

Nov 25, 2018 In The News

A U.S. Congressman called out U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for its role in a controversial arrest in Durham.

Nov 15, 2018 In The News
Sep 14, 2018 In The News

Hurricane Florence lashed Wilson County with torrential rain and high winds as the storm made landfall near Wilmington on Friday, but local damage was largely confined to some downed trees and power lines. Officials are monitoring river, creek and lake levels as Florence continues its sweep through the Carolinas.

Sep 12, 2018 In The News

When Hurricane Florence slams into the Twin Counties later this week, everyone should be prepared to be on their own for at least three days, local emergency officials said Tuesday.

"Hurricane Florence is a life-threatening storm," said Brent Fisher, assistant director of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management for Nash County Emergency Services.

Sep 7, 2018 In The News

State officials voted Friday to fight a federal subpoena targeting voter records throughout eastern North Carolina, including those in Wilson and Nash counties.

Aug 9, 2018 In The News

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - Congressman G.K. Butterfield stopped at Greenville City Hall Wednesday for a community dialogue. 

He joined a panel of several Pitt County students to talk about a wide range of topics. 

Topics of discussion included school shootings, immigration, mental health and the Trump administration. 

Aug 8, 2018 In The News

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - Construction is complete for the G.K. Butterfield Transportation Center in Greenville. 

There was a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday at the location on Pitt Street. 

Dozens of city and state leaders attended. 

The transfer center will serve as a hub for local and regional transportation. 

Aug 8, 2018 In The News

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Commutes are expected to get a lot easier, as a new transportation center has opened in the east Wednesday at 600 South Pitt St.

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