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Sep 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield’s (D-NC) bill, H.R. 4439, the Creating Hope Reauthorization Act passed the U.S. House of Representatives.

Sep 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressmen G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01), sent a bipartisan letter to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23) requesting $3 billion in emergency relief for the National Science Foundation (NSF) to respond to the challenges faced by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sep 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressmen G. K. Butterfield (D-NC) and David Price (D-NC), and U.S. Senators Richard Burr (R-NC) and Thom Tillis (R-NC) announced that they secured a $47.5 million Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) Grant from the U.S.

Sep 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) issued the following statement on the passing of life-long Wilson County resident, long-time statesman of Wilson, North Carolina and friend, Bucky Robbins. Robbins passed away at age 73, at his home surrounded by family members Tuesday, September 15, 2020 following a prolonged illness.

Sep 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Butterfield’s bills, H.R. 3957—Expanding Broadcast Ownership Opportunities Act, and H.R. 4439—Creating Hope Reauthorization Act passed out of the House Committee on Energy & Commerce.  Committee passage places each of these critical bills one step closer to becoming law.

Sep 1, 2020 Press Release

Wilson, N.C. – Today, G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Congressmen Greg Murphy, M.D. (NC-03) sent a joint bipartisan letter to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23).

Aug 26, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement on the awarding of over $1.5 million in funding from the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) to healthcare facilities in North Carolina’s First Congressional District.

Aug 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, August 18, 2020, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) met with the Postmaster, Post Office Operations Manager, and Processing & Distribution Facility (P&DF) Manager of the USPS P&DF Facility center located in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.

Aug 12, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-16) introduced the Ensuring Network Security Act.  This bipartisan bill aims to fully rid U.S.

Aug 9, 2020 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) issued the following statement after President Trump signed shortsighted and dangerous executive actions: 

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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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