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Thursday, August 15, 2019
Property Tax Survey — Have Your Voice Heard!

Please click on the image to complete the five-question property tax survey. Your feedback will help Representative Butler serve our communities on the Property Tax Relief Task Force.


Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Trooper Jones-Story Added to State Police Memorial Wall

In a ceremony held in Springfield on July 20, the family of Trooper Brooke Jones-Story unveiled the addition of her name to the list of state police officers inscribed at…


Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Rep. Butler, Sen. Brady Annual Senior Health Fair Draws Big Turnout

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) and State Senator Bill Brady (R-Bloomington) hosted their annual health fair for local seniors on July 9. The free event took place from 10 a.m….


Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Butler Joins Gov. Pritzker, Lawmakers to Unveil Legislation to Strengthen Scott’s Law, Prevent Roadway Fatalities

From the Office of the Governor: In order to prevent more tragic losses of emergency responders and highway workers, Governor JB Pritzker and state lawmakers unveiled legislation Tuesday to strengthen…


Monday, April 29, 2019
House Republicans Continue Pushback Against Pritzker Tax Hike

The graduated income tax proposed by Governor JB Pritzker would enable future governors of Illinois and Illinois General Assemblies to enact any tax rate they want upon any specific slice…


Monday, April 8, 2019
Senior Technology Workshop on May 6th

Join State Representatives Tim Butler, Mike Murphy and trained industry experts to learn: ● What is a smartphone ● How simple apps can help with prescription management, etc. ● Smartphone…


Friday, February 22, 2019
Butler Legislation Aims to Make Electoral Vote More Representative of State

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) has filed legislation in the Illinois House to create a more representative method for awarding Illinois’ electoral votes for President. Through House Bill 3109, Illinois…


Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Butler Questions Long-Term Impact of Budget Proposal

Today, new Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker presented his Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Proposal before a joint session of the Illinois General Assembly. State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) expressed surprise that…


Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Rep. Butler Calls Out Madigan’s House Rules for Lack of Transparency

Friday, January 18, 2019
Be Prepared for Winter Storms

From the Illinois Emergency Management Agency: Illinois averages at least five major winter storms that impact millions of people. Being prepared for winter doesn’t have to cost a lot of…