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Feb 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), along with Representatives Gus Bilirakis and Lisa Blunt-Rochester, introduced the bipartisan, bicameral Data Mapping to Save Moms’ Lives Act.

Feb 13, 2021 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement on the 57-43 vote by the U.S. Senate that failed to convict Donald J. Trump of the article of impeachment charging him with incitement of insurrection over the January 6, 2021 riot at the U.S. Capitol:

Feb 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement on the House Committee on Energy & Commerce’s portion of the House Budget Reconciliation Package and the Biden Administration’s COVID-19 American Rescue Plan:

Feb 10, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Congressmen G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) was named Chairman of the Subcommittee on Elections.

Feb 10, 2021 Press Release

WILSON, N.C. – On February 8, 2021, Congressmen G.K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Greg Murphy, M.D. (NC-03) wrote a joint letter to North Carolina Speaker of the House Tim Moore and President Pro Tempore Phil Berger expressing support for legislation providing funding for a new Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Feb 1, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), Congresswomen Alma Adams (NC-12) and Kathy Manning (NC-06), introduced a resolution recognizing the significance of the Greensboro Four Sit-In of 1960.

Jan 22, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) released the following statement on the historic confirmation of President Joe Biden’s nominee, retired U.S. Army General Lloyd J. Austin, III who will serve our Nation as the first African American Secretary of Defense:

Jan 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield issued the following statement on the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States of America and Kamala Harris as Vice President:

Jan 13, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield released the following statement after voting for the impeachment of President Donald Trump for his incitement of the violent mob that attacked the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, in an attempt to stop the Congress from certifying the votes of the Electoral College:  

Jan 7, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield released the following statement on the Joint Session of Congress’ completion of the electoral count, confirming Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as the next President and Vice President of the United States and the violent riot at the U.S. Capitol incited by President Trump:

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Feb 17, 2018 In The News

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - An Eastern Carolina Congressman called for a conversation on guns while attending a black history month event in Greenville Saturday.

Feb 15, 2018 In The News

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – On Tuesday, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation hosted an event to honor members who have served in the military.

The event, honorable within itself, proved extra special as North Carolina Congressman G.K. Butterfield saluted General Colin Powell.

Butterfield was honored for his service in the military from 1968 to 1970.

Feb 5, 2018 In The News

The nation saw the fashion statement made by first lady Melania Trump with her white pantsuit during last week’s State of the Union address.

Feb 2, 2018 In The News

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Nov 28, 2017 In The News

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

The new Greenville Transportation Activity Center will be named for U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield in recognition of the congressman's efforts to secure funding for the project, the city of Greenville announced on Monday.

Nov 17, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON (WNCT) — Two local congressmen from opposite parties voted ‘no’ on the Republican tax bill, H.R. 1 on Wednesday in Washington D.C.

Congressman Walter B. Jones, Republican, stated that he voted against the bill primarily due to the trillions of dollars that it is projected to add to the national debt.

Nov 13, 2017 In The News

A pair of powerful black lawmakers in the U.S. Congress will visit Silicon Valley next week to push companies like Airbnb, Facebook, Twitter, Lyft and Uber to improve diversity.

Oct 13, 2017 In The News

U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield used Wilson’s opioid crisis as an example during a health subcommittee hearing earlier this week on Capitol Hill.

Sep 6, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON — Wilson’s Democratic congressman criticized President Donald Trump following a Tuesday announcement that the White House would phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

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