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Thursday, June 6, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Highlights Vital Projects To Move Forward With New Infrastructure Plan

Speaking during floor debate, State Representative Tim Butler discussed the job creation and economic benefits of the state’s proposed transportation and infrastructure plan, highlighting a $315 million project benefiting the…


Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Rejects Fingerprinting to Exercise Constitutional Rights

Speaking in opposition to SB 1966 on the IL House floor, State Representative Tim Butler said no citizen is required to submit to a fingerprinting database to exercise other constitutional…


Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Honors Life of Marine Cpl. Daniel Baker

During House proceedings on Memorial Day, Rep. Tim Butler presented House Resolution 367 to honor the life and service of United States Marine Corps Cpl. Daniel Baker. Cpl. Baker, who was an Illinois…


Thursday, May 23, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Commends Bipartisan Efforts to Strengthen Scott’s Law

Speaking during floor debate on SB 1862, the first of two bills to improve Illinois’ move over law – Scott’s Law, State Representative Tim Butler commended the bipartisan collaboration of…


Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Congratulates Athens Jr. High State Champs

State Representative Tim Butler welcomed the Athens Junior High 7th grade basketball team to the Capitol to congratulate them for winning the 2018-19 IESA Class 3A State Championship. The Illinois…


Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Honors Well-Lived Life of Paul Beaver

While presenting House Resolution 195 to honor the recent passing of Lincoln resident and Lincoln College Prof. Paul Beaver, State Representative Tim Butler called on the House to give a…


Thursday, April 4, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Congratulates Martin Family for NOYF Award

State Representative Tim Butler welcomed Derek and Renee Martin of Mount Pulaski to Springfield to congratulate them for being named national winners at the 63rd Annual National Outstanding Young Farmers…


Friday, March 29, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Says IL Must Do Better with Scott’s Law

Speaking on the House floor, State Rep. Tim Butler took a moment to honor the life of Illinois State Trooper Brooke Jones-Story. In doing so, Butler called on the body…


Friday, March 29, 2019
Butler Speaks to Fox 32 About Critical Need to Improve Scott’s Law

In the wake of yet another roadside tragedy that took the life of Illinois State Trooper Brooke Jones-Story, State Representative Tim Butler spoke to Fox 32 about the critical need…


Thursday, March 28, 2019
Scott’s Law – Slowdown & Move Over

In Illinois, Scott’s Law mandates drivers to move over a lane, if at all possible, when approaching not just emergency vehicles, but all vehicles on the side of the road…