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G.K. Butterfield, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: George 'G.K.' K. Butterfield, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NC) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 07/20/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced; 3 Children: Valeisha, Lenai, Tunya
Birth Date: 04/27/1947
Birth Place: Wilson, NC
Home City: Wilson, NC
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Letter to Chairman Jack Kingston and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 5, 2014 Butterfield Applauds Passage of Water Heater Energy Efficiency Bill
Feb. 4, 2014 Butterfield Is Optimistic that Duke Energy Progress's Move to Purchase NCEMPA Ownership Interest Will Result in Lower Utility Costs
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
July 11, 2013 Butterfield Offers Amendment to Protect Communities from Natural Disasters
July 10, 2013 Butterfield Offers Amendment to Protect and Advance Energy Research
July 10, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 9, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
May 22, 2012 Butterfield's Address to Energy Summit Pushes for a New Energy Economy
Jan. 12, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Fred Upton Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce, The Honorable Mary Bono Mack Chairman Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade, and The Honorable Cliff Stearns Chairman Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Dicks
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
July 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Upton and Chairman Whitfield
June 23, 2011 Bipartisan Letter Urges Renewable Energy Incentives for Non-Profits
March 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Fred Upton Chairman Committee on Energy and Commerce and The Honorable Mary Bono Mack Chairman Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 16, 2010 Letter to Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
May 20, 2010 Welcoming the 13th Annual Renewable Energy Efficiency Expo
May 11, 2010 House Continues To Focus On Jobs
May 6, 2010 Home Star Energy Retrofit Act Of 2010
June 26, 2009 American Clean Energy And Security Act Of 2009
June 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Energy And Environment Subcommittee Of The House Energy Committee - The Future Of The Electrical Grid
June 11, 2009 Hearing Of The Communications, Technology And The Internet Subcommittee Of The House Energy And Commerce Committee Subject: H.R. 1084, The Commercial Advertisement Loudness Mitigation (CALM) Act; H.R. 1147, The Local Community Radio Acto Of 2009; And H.R.
June 9, 2009 Hearing of the Energy and Environment Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Allowance Allocation Policies in Climate Legislation: Assisting Consumers, Investing in a Clean Energy Future, and Adapting to Climate Change
March 17, 2009 Hearing of the Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Stimulating the Economy Through Trade: Examining the Role of Export Promotion
Sept. 22, 2008 House Approves Comprehensive Energy Legislation
Sept. 15, 2008 Lowering Energy Prices
July 29, 2008 Hearing Of The United States Commission On Security And Cooperation In Europe (Helsinki Commission) (As Released By The Helsinki Commission) - Human Rights And Democratization In Azerbaijan
June 24, 2008 Butterfield Wants Closer Look at Offshore Drilling
May 14, 2008 Conference Report on H.R. 2419, Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
Jan. 17, 2008 Hearing of the Energy and Air Quality Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Administration Perspectives on United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bali
Dec. 7, 2007 Butterfield Boosts Major Renewable Energy Research at Minority Colleges
Aug. 4, 2007 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act
May 22, 2007 Democrats Complete A Budget, Something That Eluded Past Republican Congresses
May 10, 2007 It Is Time To Enact A Comprehensive Energy Policy
Jan. 9, 2007 Butterfield Appointed to Energy and Commerce Subcommittees
May 2, 2006 Butterfield: Growing Offshore Drilling Concerns
March 29, 2006 Energy Prices
Feb. 16, 2006 Butterfield Offers Legislation to Close IRS-created Foreign-Business Tax Loophole
Nov. 22, 2005 Butterfield Gains Support for Closing IRS-created Foreign Business Tax Loophole
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Rural Issues
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Energy and the Environment
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Energy and Global Climate Change
Issue Position: Energy
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