Rep. George Butterfield
Democrat • 1st District, North Carolina • 7th Term • Sworn In 2004
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 179 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 19 of 436)
- 107 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 211 of 440) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 113 of 440)
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 Sponsored Bills
H.R.2730 - National Prostate Cancer Plan ActSponsor introductory remarks on measure Jun 11, 2015 1 Views
To establish the National Prostate Cancer Council for improved screening, early detection, assessment, and monitoring of prostate cancer, and ...
H.R.2211 - ROAD Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee May 04, 2015 1 Views
To amend the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991 with respect to high priority corridors on the National Highway System, ...
H.R.1949 - National Liberty Memorial Clarification Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee May 19, 2015 1 Views
To provide for the consideration and submission of site and design proposals for the National Liberty Memorial approved for establishment in t...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.344Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 146 Views
Urging the discontinued use of the Confederate battle flag, which represents pain, humiliation, torture, and racial oppression, in remembrance...
H.R.2929Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 2 Views
To amend the Federal Power Act to require the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to minimize infringement on the exercise and enjoyment of p...
H.R.2867Referred to the House Committee Jun 24, 2015 19 Views
To amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to revise the criteria for determining which States and political subdivisions are subject to section 4...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2200: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2200 CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing ActAye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1295: AGOA Extension and Enhancement Act of 2015
On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment: H R 1295 To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1615: DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1615 DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015Aye (with party)June 25, 2015