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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
Oct. 1, 2013 Butterfield Blasts Republicans Over Government Shutdown
Sept. 30, 2013 Butterfield to Host Town Hall on Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment on Tuesday
Sept. 30, 2013 Butterfield Applauds Justice Department Lawsuit Challenging NC Voter ID Law
Sept. 28, 2013 The American People Want Compromise
Sept. 26, 2013 Butterfield Joins Key Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
Sept. 19, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 687, Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2013; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1526, Restoring Healthy Forests for Healthy Communities Act; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3102, Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013; and for Other Purposes
Sept. 17, 2013 Butterfield Discusses Veterans' Education Equity Act with ECU Student Veterans Group
Sept. 12, 2013 No Subsidies Without Verification Act
Sept. 12, 2013 Butterfield Applauds $1.4M Economic Development Grant for Washington, N.C.
Sept. 11, 2013 Butterfield Denounces Unwarranted and Abusive Investigation of Organizations Receiving Health Care Reform Navigator Grants
Sept. 9, 2013 The Congressional Black Caucus - African Americans and the Labor Movement
Sept. 3, 2013 Butterfield Cheers TIGER V Grant to Complete Center Streetscape and Union Station Projects in Goldsboro
Sept. 1, 2013 Butterfield's Statement on Syria
Aug. 16, 2013 The Hill - CBC Group Offers Voting Rights Changes
Aug. 12, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, Department of Justice - North Carolina Voter ID Law
Aug. 2, 2013 Regarding Representative Murphy's (PA) Amendment to No. 6 to H.R. 1582 on Intending to Vote Nay on Roll 430 on August 1, 2013
July 31, 2013 House Unanimously Passes Butterfield's Bill to Stop Counterfeiting of Collectible Coins
July 31, 2013 No Substitute for Good Teachers: Price, Butterfield to Introduce Bills to Keep Educators in the Classroom
July 30, 2013 Collectible Coin Protection Act
July 30, 2013 School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act
July 30, 2013 Reauthorization of National Wildlife Refuge System Programs
July 26, 2013 Letter to Governor Pat McCrory, North Carolina - Voter Information Verification Act
July 26, 2013 Butterfield Announces Introduction of Senate Companion Bill to "WWII Merchant Mariner Service Act'
July 25, 2013 Butterfield Blasts NC Senate and Calls on House to Reject Anti-Voting Bill
July 24, 2013 Butterfield Offers Amendment to Protect Low-Income Communities from Environmental and Public Health Risks
July 18, 2013 Don't Play Politics with Food Support
July 17, 2013 Fairness for American Families Act
July 11, 2013 Butterfield Blasts House Republicans for Passing Farm Bill without Funding Food Stamps and Other Nutrition Programs
July 11, 2013 Shame on the Republican Majority
July 11, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 11, 2013 Butterfield Offers Amendment to Protect Communities from Natural Disasters
July 10, 2013 Butterfield Cheers EPA's Approval of Renewable Fuel Source That Will Lead to Job Creation
July 10, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 10, 2013 Butterfield Offers Amendment to Protect and Advance Energy Research
July 9, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
July 1, 2013 Witnesses: Ellmers' Bill Will Stop the Hemorrhaging Cancer Centers Across the Country are Suffering Due to Sequester Cuts
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
June 28, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House - Tax Exempt Municipal Bonds
June 27, 2013 letter Butterfield Urges Full Funding of FCT Program to Increase Air Safety
June 27, 2013 Butterfield Cheers Confirmation of Anthony Foxx as Transportation Secretary
June 25, 2013 Butterfield Denounces Supreme Court's Decision and State Voter ID Bill
June 20, 2013 Butterfield Praises House Rejection of Farm Bill
June 19, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 18, 2013 Butterfield Fights Drastic Cuts to the Food Stamp Program Proposed in the U.S. Farm Bill
June 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property
June 18, 2013 Butterfield and Price Press State to Restore Unemployment Insurance for Thousands of North Carolinians
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