Rep. George “G.K.” Butterfield Jr.

North Carolina - District 1

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2004-2015 Representative,
North Carolina's 1st District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Butterfield is a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Butterfield’s bills have had a total of 166 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

George “G.K.” Butterfield Jr. sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jul 2004 to Apr 2014, Butterfield missed 381 of 7,309 roll call votes, which is 5.2%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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