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

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
Oct. 30, 2013 Recognizing Valiant Service of World War II Merchant Mariner
Oct. 29, 2013 Establishing Commission or Task Force to Evaluate the Backlog of Disability Claims
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
Sept. 17, 2013 Butterfield Discusses Veterans' Education Equity Act with ECU Student Veterans Group
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 5, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriation Act, 2014
March 21, 2013 Butterfield Introduces Bill to Make WWII Merchant Mariners Eligible for Veterans Benefits
Feb. 11, 2013 Butterfield Re-Introduces Bill to Equalize Veterans' Education Benefits
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
Nov. 22, 2011 Butterfield and McIntyre Introduce Bill to Equalize Veterans' Education Benefits
April 1, 2011 Butterfield Seeks Recognition for WWII Merchant Marines
March 22, 2011 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and General Craig McKinley, Chief of the National Guard Bureau
July 23, 2010 Butterfield Urges Boost for WWII Merchant Mariners
April 26, 2010 E-Newsletters Improving Veterans Health Care
June 26, 2009 Butterfield Calls For Speedier Veterans' Claims
July 9, 2008 Butterfield Asks Easley to Make All Veterans "Honorary North Carolinians" for G.I. Benefits
Feb. 4, 2008 Butterfield Statement on President's Budget
July 19, 2006 MT. Soledad Veterans Memorial Protection Act
May 23, 2005 Congressman G. K. Butterfield's Statement on Celebrating Memorial Day
April 12, 2005 Butterfield Calls for New GI Bill of Rights for 21st Century
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2010 Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Veterans
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