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Jul 20, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement on the awarding of $400,000 in funding from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) to the Upper Coastal Plain Council of Governments in Wilson, North Carolina. These funds were made available by the CARES Act and will be used to help local economies recover from the coronavirus pandemic.

Jul 19, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) issued the following statement on the passing of North Carolina’s own Dr. Beverly Washington Jones:

Jul 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) issued the following statement after the passing of Congressman John Robert Lewis. Congressman Lewis passed away late last night at his home in Georgia:

Jul 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) announced the awarding of $671,000 in funding from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) to the Mid-East Commission. These funds were made available by the CARES Act and will be used to provide loans to small businesses and entrepreneurs negatively affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Jul 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – On July 13, 2020, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD-05), Majority Whip James E.

Jul 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement congratulating former state lawmaker, Representative Jean Farmer-Butterfield, on her confirmation to the North Carolina Employment Security Board of Review:

Jul 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement on the decisions handed down by the Supreme Court of the United States regarding President Trump’s tax and financial records:

Jul 8, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement on the awarding of $2,572,242 in federal grant funding from the U.S. Department of Labor to the Family Resource Center South Atlantic. The grant funding will go towards the Pathway Home program, which focuses on assisting justice-involved individuals in gaining meaningful employment.

Jul 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement on the awarding of $400,000 in funding from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) to the Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments.  These funds were made available by the CARES Act and will be used to help local economies recover from the coronavirus pandemic.

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Jul 30, 2018 In The News

Phail Wynn Jr.’s gift for uniting people became apparent one night in Vietnam.

Jul 28, 2018 In The News

The Douglas Block is a shining example of redevelopment done right, according to a congressman who toured downtown Rocky Mount.

U.S. Rep. G. K. Butterfield, D-1st District, continued his regional Jobs First Small Business Tour on Thursday in Rocky Mount. Beginning at Nancy’s Creation Hair Salon, Butterfield toured downtown.

Jul 28, 2018 In The News

ROCKY MOUNT — The Douglas Block is a shining example of redevelopment done right, according to a congressman who toured downtown Rocky Mount on Thursday.

U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield, D-1st District, was continuing his regional Jobs First Small Business Tour.

Jul 16, 2018 In The News
DURHAM, N.C. -- Congressman G. K. Butterfield's bill, H.R. 3460, to designate the United States courthouse located on East Chapel Hill Street in Durham as the "John Hervey Wheeler United States Courthouse" passed the House of Representatives Thursday.

Jun 23, 2018 In The News

The U.S. House passed updates to the Farm Bill last week in a 213-211 vote that includes proposals to change the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP.)

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