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

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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
July 29, 2014 Reps. Lynch, Farenthold, Cummings, and Butterfield Introduce Legislation to Support Wounded Warriors in the Federal Workforce
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
June 28, 2013 Hearing of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee - Legislative Hearing on H.R. 1288, H.R. 1494,H.R. 1623, H.R. 1809, H.R. 2086, H.R. 2138, H.R. 2189, H.R. 2341, H.R. 2382 and H.R. 2423
June 28, 2013 Butterfield Testifies at Veterans Affairs Committee Hearing in Support of His Bill to Honor World War II Merchant Mariners
March 21, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Hagel - Reinstate Tuition Assistance for Troops
March 2, 2012 Kinzinger Introduces Legislation to Help Streamline Job Training for Returning Veteran EMTs
March 2, 2012 Butterfield Cosponsors Legislation to Help Streamline Job Training for Returning Veteran EMTs
Dec. 14, 2011 Butterfield Praises the End of the War in Iraq and Announces Press Call Tomorrow with Military Spouse of the Year Crystal Cavalier
July 15, 2008 Hearing Of The United States Commission On Secuirty And Coorperation In Europe (Helsinki Commission) (As Released By The Helsinki Commission) - Guantanamo Detainees After Boumediene: Now What?
April 1, 2008 Rocky Mount Soldiers Killed In Iraq
Nov. 15, 2007 Butterfield Concerned about State's OLF Effort
July 24, 2007 Military Families and the Minimum fwal
June 20, 2006 Commending the Patriot Guard Riders
June 14, 2006 Letter to Chairman Hunter
May 3, 2006 House Language Aims to Protect Landowners at Proposed OLF Site
March 14, 2006 Sense of House that Americans Should Participate in Moment of Silence Regarding Armed Forces
March 14, 2006 Expressing Support of Congress Regarding Access of Military Recruiters to Institutions of Higher Education
Oct. 19, 2005 Honor the Tuskegee Airmen
June 21, 2005 Expressing the Sense of the House in Remembrance of Brave Servicemen who Perished in April 24, 1980, Rescue Attempt of American Hostages in Iran
May 23, 2005 Congressman G. K. Butterfield's Statement on Celebrating Memorial Day
April 12, 2005 Solemn Duty of Congress to Provide for Military Needs
Feb. 18, 2005 Butterfield Statement on OLF Ruling
Feb. 16, 2005 Recognizing the Commitment of the United States to the Recovery and Accounting for Americans Who are Prisoners of War or Missing
Feb. 2, 2005 Expressing Continued Support of Congress for Equal Access of Military Recruiters to Institutions of Higher Education
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