Rep. George Butterfield
Democrat • 1st District, North Carolina • 7th Term • Sworn In 2004
- 0 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 352 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 33 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 222 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
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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Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1181Referred to the House Committee Feb 27, 2015 2 Views
To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide for increased and improved public access to motor vehicle safety information, enhanced tools...
H.Res.128Referred to House Judiciary Feb 26, 2015 12 Views
Recognizing the significance of the Greensboro Four Sit In.
H.R.1116Referred to House Ways and Means Feb 26, 2015 4 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide comprehensive audiology services to Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesAbstain (against party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015