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Wednesday, July 1, 2015
FAQs for State Employees Affected by Budget Situation

As State Representative, I understand state employees have questions on how their benefits will be impacted as the state budget is no longer in place beginning July 1. The following…


Thursday, June 25, 2015
Statement on Governor Rauner’s Veto of State Budget

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) released the statement below following today’s veto of the 19 budget bills by Governor Bruce Rauner: “It is unfortunate the Democrat leadership forwarded Governor Rauner…


Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Rep. Butler’s E-newsletter for June 24, 2015

Appointed to Serve on Committee with Lt. Governor  Last Thursday I accepted the appointment to serve on the Interagency Military Base Support and Economic Development Committee by House Republican Leader…


Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Rep. Butler Honors Springfield Native NBA Finals MVP Andre Iguodala

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) recently filed House Resolution 603 honoring Springfield, Illinois native Andre Tyler Iguodala for winning the NBA Finals MVP Award. Andre Iguodala played an important role…


Monday, June 22, 2015
Rep. Butler to Serve on Interagency Military Base Support and Economic Development Committee

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) has been appointed to serve on the Interagency Military Base Support and Economic Development Committee by House Republican Leader Jim Durkin. Established in 2005, the…


Wednesday, June 17, 2015
E-newsletter for June 17, 2015

First 100 Days on June 13 State Comptroller Warns Public if No State Budget Enacted Illinois Comptroller Leslie Geissler Munger announced on Wednesday, June 10 the actions the State will be…


Saturday, June 13, 2015
My First 100 Days in Office

Thursday, June 11, 2015
E-newsletter for June 11, 2015

General Assembly Continues Overtime Session Despite an overtime session scheduled every Tuesday this month, the Illinois General Assembly was able to agree on passing 495 bills before the overtime session…


Monday, June 8, 2015
Wireless Phones and the National Do-Not-Call List

Placing telemarketing calls to wireless phones is – and always has been – illegal in most cases. Why the confusion about telemarketing to wireless phones? Consumers report receiving emails saying…


Monday, June 1, 2015
Rep. Butler Honors Rochester Rockets Girls Soccer State Championship by Resolution

Governor Rauner and Rep. Butler pictured with Rochester Rockets girls soccer team on Monday, June 1st. State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) presented House Resolution 577 to the Rochester Rockets girls…