Rep. George Butterfield
Democrat • 1st District, North Carolina • 7th Term • Sworn In 2004
- 10 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 151 of 440) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 39 of 440)
- 135 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 245 of 441) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 337 of 441)
Born April 27, 1947, Butterfield was educated at North Carolina Central University, receiving degrees in sociology and political science. He earned his Juris Doctor from the same university.
Before his election to Congress, Butterfield was an attorney and an elected judge on the North Carolina Superior Court (1989 to 2001). In 2001, he was appointed to the North Carolina Supreme Court. In 2002, Butterfield lost his seat on the Supreme Court and returned to the Superior Court via a special appointment and served until his retirement in May 2004. Read More...
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- Past Seven Days: 40
- All-Time: 29,451
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Con.Res.83Referred to the House Committee Oct 01, 2015 19 Views
Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for a ceremony to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the ratification...
H.R.3322Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 31, 2015 4 Views
To establish a Residence Star program, and for other purposes.
H.R.3034Referred to the House Committee Jul 13, 2015 2 Views
To provide for the issuance of a commemorative postage stamp in honor of George Henry White.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.3683Referred to the House Committee Oct 05, 2015 37 Views
To amend title 54, United States Code, to establish within the National Park Service the African American Civil Rights Network, and for other ...
H.Res.453Referred to the House Committee Sep 30, 2015 17 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Government should provide additional relief and assistance to the ...
H.R.3641 - Health Insurance for Former Foster Youth ActReferred to the House Committee Sep 29, 2015 27 Views
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to ensure health insurance coverage continuity for former foster youth.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 1839: Reforming Access for Investments in Startup Enterprises Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1839 Reforming Access for Investments in Startup Enterprises Act or the RAISE ActAye (with party)October 06, 2015
H.R. 1553: Small Bank Exam Cycle Reform Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 1553 Small Bank Exam Cycle Reform ActAye (with party)October 06, 2015
H.R. 3457: Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism Act
On Passage: H R 3457 Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism ActNay (with party)October 01, 2015