Representative G. K. Butterfield

Representing the 1st District of North Carolina

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Nov 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), David E.

Nov 26, 2018 Press Release

DURHAM, N.C. - On Monday, November 26, 2018, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC-01) and Congressman David Price (D-NC-04) released the following statement after receiving notice from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that Samuel Oliver-Bruno’s petition for deferred deportation has been denied by the U.S.

Nov 23, 2018 Press Release

DURHAM, N.C.  - On Friday, November 23, 2018, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC-01) and Congressman David Price (D-NC-04) released the following statement regarding the sudden arrest of Samuel Oliver-Bruno by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials while he was following instructions to visit the local U.S.

Nov 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement on the passing on Monday of William A. “Billy” Marsh, Jr., a renowned civil rights attorney in Durham, North Carolina: 

Oct 29, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement on the passing of prominent news anchor and Durham native, Ervin Lee Hester, Sr.:

Oct 9, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement on the passing of world renowned physician and Duke University School of Medicine professor, Dr. Brenda Estelle Armstrong:

Oct 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement after the Senate voted to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to serve as Associate Justice on the U.S. Supreme Court:

Sep 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement on the passing of Sallie Baldwin Howard, a longtime educator and community leader and the namesake of the Sallie B. Howard School for the Arts & Education:

Sep 11, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCCongressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement ahead of Hurricane Florence’s landfall:

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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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