Representative G. K. Butterfield

Representing the 1st District of North Carolina

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Oct 3, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today congratulated the Durham and Greenville Police Departments who will receive federal funds as part of the U.S.

Sep 29, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Representatives G. K. Butterfield (D-NC) and Ben Ray Luján (D-NM) applauded today the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) decision requiring that participating carriers transmit wireless emergency alerts in Spanish as well as English.

Sep 29, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Obama signed a government funding bill into law that contains provisions authored by Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) that expand the list of documents accepted by the U.S.

Sep 21, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Late yesterday evening, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation introduced by Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) to designate the United States Courthouse located at 150 Reade Circle in Greenville, North Carolina as the “Judge Randy D. Doub United States Courthouse,” in honor of late U.S. Federal Judge Randy D. Doub. 

Sep 19, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) applauds the recent announcement of a $2.5 million grant to Pitt-Greenville Airport from the U.S.

Sep 6, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.  In recognition, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement:

Aug 13, 2016 Press Release

DURHAM, NC - Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement after receiving news that after more than six months in detention, Wildin Acosta was released from Stewart Detention Center in Lumpkin, Georgia:

Aug 8, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today presented a $480,000 grant from the U.S.

Aug 5, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Saturday, August 6, 2016 marks the 51st anniversary of the Voting Rights Act (VRA).  Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today issued the following statement recognizing the anniversary of the VRA and renewing the call for Republicans in Congress to allow a vote on bipartisan legislation to restore the VRA:

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Jun 11, 2013 In The News

RALEIGH, N.C. — By now, the sixth week that the police and protesters have faced off in a series of political rallies called Moral Mondays, everyone knew what to do.

Jun 11, 2013 In The News

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina Republicans are pushing back harder against weekly protests as another group of demonstrators aligned with the state NAACP face police charges.

Many in the group of 84 people arrested Monday at the state legislature were clergy who say the Republican-controlled General Assembly is making policies that hurt the poor and children. 

Jun 10, 2013 In The News

Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) sent a letter to U.S.

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