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Jun 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K.

May 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K.

May 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) issued a statement on the launch of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) Program urging eligible constituents to enroll to receive a discount on their monthly internet bill:

Apr 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC) and Congressman Billy Long (R-MO) introduced the Protecting Access to Affordable Medicines Act of 2021.

Apr 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released a statement on Judge Foster’s ruling to deny the release of body-camera footage in the fatal police shooting of Andrew Brown, Jr.:

Apr 22, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), along with Congressman David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01) introduced the Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act, which will make it easier for Medicare patients in underserved communities to receive care.

Apr 22, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC-01), Congressman Dan Bishop (R-NC-09), Congressman David Price (D-NC-04), and Congressman Richard Hudson (R-NC-08) reintroduced the Lumbee Recognition Act. Last Congress, an identical bill passed unanimously out of the U.S. House of Representatives. 

Apr 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC-01), Senator Richard Burr (R-NC), Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC), Congressman David Rouzer (R-NC-07), and Congressman Gregory Murphy (R-NC-03) sent a bipartisan letter to the U.S.

Apr 13, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC) with Congressman Brett Guthrie (R-KY), and Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) with Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) introduced a bill to require the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to study coverage for services related to the amputation of a limb.

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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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