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Mar 25, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Butterfield released the following statement on the third coronavirus legislative response package:

Mar 20, 2020 Press Release

 

 

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Butterfield provided the following update of the Congressional efforts in response to the coronavirus pandemic and the continued efforts of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives:

Mar 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Butterfield’s bill, the Protecting Vulnerable Americans in Times of Crisis Act of 2020 (H.R. 6273), passed out of the U.S. Senate as part of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. The legislation now heads to President Trump to be signed into law.

Mar 16, 2020 Press Release

 

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Mar 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, a bill introduced by Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01), the Protecting Vulnerable Americans in Times of Crisis Act of 2020 (H.R. 6273), passed the U.S. House of Representatives as part of a larger Coronavirus response package—The Families First Coronavirus Response Act. 

Feb 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) along with Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, Ph.D. (NC-12), Congressman Gregory F. Murphy, M.D. (NC-03), and Congressman David E. Price (NC-04) introduced the George Henry White Commemorative Stamp Act.  The bill directs the U.S.

Feb 5, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) made the following statement after the United States Senate voted to acquit President Donald Trump of both Articles of Impeachment without hearing from witnesses or requesting documents:

 

Jan 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K.

Jan 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) introduced a resolution recognizing the significance of the Greensboro Four Sit-In of 1960.

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Dec 15, 2016 In The News

COFIELD – A railroad renovation project worth in excess of $11 million is being praised for not only for helping Hertford County’s largest industry become more competitive in the marketplace, but for improving the local economy as a whole.

Nov 25, 2016 In The News

By Lindell John Kay
Staff Writer

Friday, November 25, 2016

The U.S. Transportation Department has provided final approval of designating U.S. 264 as an interstate between Zebulon and Greenville through southern Nash County.

Nov 15, 2016 In The News

U.S. Reps. G.K. Butterfield and Walter Jones sent a letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx last week asking that the federal government approve the N.C. Department of Transportation’s request to designate portions of U.S. 264 as a future interstate highway.

Nov 14, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON — Two congressmen from North Carolina are praising the bipartisan passage of a bill that would allow patients access to certain medications in an emergency situations.

Nov 4, 2016 In The News

Hurricane Matthew might have been the death knell for many Eastern North Carolina farmers, according to federal officials touring devastated farms Thursday in Edgecombe County.

U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield, D-1st District, said many farmers were already operating at a margin when the storm blew into town in early October.

Sep 29, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON — Congress averted a government shutdown Wednesday as the Senate and then the House approved a short-term spending bill, allowing lawmakers to avoid a crisis and return home to campaign.

Sep 27, 2016 In The News

Shannon Keith

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Local officials are “delighted” that talks of designating U.S. 264 as a future interstate have shifted into the fast lane.

Sep 25, 2016 In The News
WASHINGTON D.C. (WTVD) --

The opening of the Smithsonian's new African American History and Culture Museum brought out some big celebrities.

Actors Robert Di Nero, Angela Bassett, and Oprah Winfrey were all there. Winfrey, 'The Queen of Television,' was one of the museum's largest donors.

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