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Apr 6, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) issued the following statement after the passing of Congressman Alcee L. Hastings (FL-20) at his home in Florida early this morning:

Apr 5, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02), introduced legislation to improve access to disposable negative pressure wound therapy for homebound Medicare beneficiaries.

Apr 1, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, the Committee on House Administration’s Subcommittee on Elections convened a panel of litigators, voting rights experts, and a state election official to examine the state of voting rights in America and the current impact of suppressive voting laws in a hearing titled, Voting Rights in America: Ensuring Free and Fair Access to the Ballot.

Mar 25, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC—Congressman Butterfield today, applauds the announcement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that nine community health centers in North Carolina’s First Congressional District will receive $45,337,125 in American Rescue Plan funding to support COVID-19 vaccination and services for vulnerable populations.

Mar 18, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Rep. G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), Rep. Mike Thompson (CA-05), Rep. Brett Guthrie (KY-02), and Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson (PA-15) announced the introduction of the Medicare Orthotics and Prosthetics Patient-Centered Care Act. This bipartisan bill helps ensure that Medicare beneficiaries can access the orthotics and prosthetics devices they need.

Mar 10, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Democrats in the House of Representatives voted to send the American Rescue Plan Act to President Joe Biden's desk to be signed into law.

Mar 4, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) joined House Democrats in passing H.R. 1, the For the People Act, a sweeping anti-corruption package that will protect and expand voting rights, restore integrity to government, and put the needs and priorities of the American people first.

Mar 2, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) issued the following statement on the passing of civil rights leader and friend, Vernon E. Jordan, Jr.:

Feb 27, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass H.R. 1319, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021:

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May 12, 2018 In The News

THE CEREMONY: 151st Spring Commencement, May 12, 2018, The Crown Coliseum. An inaugural graduate ceremony was held on May 11, 2018, in J.W. Seabrook Auditorium on the FSU campus.

NUMBER OF DEGREES CONFERRED: 1,104 undergraduates; 155 master’s/doctoral)

Apr 26, 2018 In The News

The Congressional Black Caucus is checking on tech’s progress in minority hiring and retention.

Apr 12, 2018 In The News
Apr 5, 2018 In The News

WILSON — Dreary weather did not stop officials and residents from gathering on Tuesday morning to celebrate the start of construction to revitalize the U.S. 301 corridor.

Wilson Mayor Bruce Rose said U.S. 301 is going to be restored thanks to Congressman G.K. Butterfield, who helped the city get a Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery grant.

Mar 22, 2018 In The News

U.S. Representative G.K. Butterfield walked the walk during the civil rights era, leading marches in Wilson, the segregated eastern North Carolina town in which he came of age.

Mar 15, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON, DC (WITN) A deputy who lost his life in the line of duty just days ago was honored Thursday in the nation's capital.

Mar 1, 2018 In The News

As Black History Month came to a close, Rep. G.K. Butterfield was focused on writing history’s next chapter for African-Americans.

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