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G.K. Butterfield, Jr.'s Public Statements

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
March 11, 2014 Reps. Guthrie, Butterfield & Young Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Increase Access to Medical Care
March 5, 2014 CBC First Vice-Chair G. K. Butterfield's Statement on the Senate's Failure to Advance a Vote to Confirm Debo Adegbile as Assistant Attorney General of the DOJ's Civil Rights Division
March 5, 2014 Butterfield Applauds Passage of Water Heater Energy Efficiency Bill
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy - F-35 Maintenance Facility at FRC East
Feb. 27, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - TRICARE
Feb. 25, 2014 Butterfield Statement on Dan River Coal Ash Spill
Feb. 25, 2014 Applauding the Moral Monday Protests
Feb. 24, 2014 Butterfield Applauds First Voucher Approval Under His ‘Creating Hope Act'
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 7, 2014 NC Reps Respond To McCrory Special Election Claims
Feb. 4, 2014 Butterfield Is Optimistic that Duke Energy Progress's Move to Purchase NCEMPA Ownership Interest Will Result in Lower Utility Costs
Jan. 29, 2014 Butterfield's Statement on President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to House and Senate Committees on Agriculture - Protect Against Agriculture Tariffs
Jan. 16, 2014 Butterfield Applauds Obama Administration Expansion of Strong Cities, Strong Communities Initiative to Include Rocky Mount, NC
Jan. 16, 2014 Exchange Information Disclosure Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 16, 2014 Butterfield Cheers North Carolina Central University's Receipt of a $5 Million Grant from the National Science Foundation
Jan. 14, 2014 War on Poverty
Jan. 13, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus Addreses Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Pat McCrory, Governor of South Carolina - 300 day delay of NC-12 Special Election ‘Unacceptable and Unprecedented'
Jan. 8, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus
Dec. 12, 2013 Green, Gingrey Introduce ADAPT Act to Safeguard Public Health
Dec. 12, 2013 Butterfield Applauds HHS Grant to NC Health Centers to Expand ACA Enrollment Assistance
Dec. 12, 2013 Butterfield Original Cosponor of Bipartisan ADAPT Act to Safeguard Public Health
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 5, 2013 Butterfield Urges North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory to Take a Public Position Opposing All Sequestration Cuts, McCrory Declines
Dec. 5, 2013 Butterfield Mourns the Passing of Nelson Mandela
Nov. 22, 2013 Butterfield Applauds New Bern's Receipt of $400,000 HUD Planning Grant for Five Points District
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell - Tobacco Payments and the Sequester
Nov. 19, 2013 Benefits of Obamacare
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Chairman Irving Williamson, International Trade Commission - Protect Domestic Steel Producers from Illegal Dumping
Nov. 1, 2013 Butterfield Concerned About Nationwide Reductions to SNAP
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 30, 2013 Recognizing Valiant Service of World War II Merchant Mariner
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 29, 2013 Butterfield Cheers House Passage of Bill to Honor Service of World War II Merchant Mariners
Oct. 29, 2013 Establishing Commission or Task Force to Evaluate the Backlog of Disability Claims
Oct. 23, 2013 DeGette , Blackburn, Green, Gingrey, Walden And Butterfield Introduce SOFTWARE Act
Oct. 22, 2013 Letter to Darrell Issa, Chairman Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Issa Letter About ACA Website Contractor
Oct. 16, 2013 Butterfield's Statement on Agreement to Reopen the Government and Avoid Financial Default
Oct. 16, 2013 Cummings Issues Statement on Vote to End the Republican Shutdown and Avert Default Diaster
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Pat McCrory, Governor of North Carolina
Oct. 7, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 5, 2013 Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act
Oct. 3, 2013 The American People Are Losing
Oct. 2, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H. Res. 370, National Park Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 71, District of Columbia Continuing Appropriations Resoltuion, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 72, Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.J. Res. 73, National Institutes of Health Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act; And Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Ruls
Oct. 1, 2013 Butterfield Blasts Republicans Over Government Shutdown
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