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Monday, October 5, 2015
‘Protect Yourself from Identity Theft’ Seminar Scheduled Oct. 8 in Tremont

Illinois State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) is co-hosting a free seminar on how to ‘Protect Yourself from ID Theft’ with the Illinois Attorney General’s office, the public event will be…


Monday, September 28, 2015
Rep. Butler Hosting Free Paper Shredding Event Saturday, October 3

Illinois State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) is offering a FREE Paper Shredding event for local residents from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 3 in the parking lot…


Wednesday, September 16, 2015
E-Newsletter

Panel to Discuss Illinois Government Sept. 22 in Springfield I will be participating in a forum hosted by the Better Government Association next week in Springfield. The topic of discussion…


Thursday, August 27, 2015
E-newsletter

State Sells Surplus Aircraft FleetOn Wednesday Governor Rauner announced the State of Illinois successfully sold the State’s five remaining surplus aircraft for more than $2.5 million as part of continued…


Friday, August 14, 2015
Statement on the Passing of Lincoln Mayor Scott Cooper

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) released the statement below after becoming aware of the recent passing of Mayor Scott Cooper: “I am very saddened to hear about the passing of…


Friday, August 14, 2015
E-Newsletter

House Agrees on Legislation to Spend Federal Funds On Wednesday the House of Representatives proved the legislature can come together and reach a bipartisan agreement. I hope this is an indication…


Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Statement on USDA Approving Governor’s Request for Agricultural Disaster Declaration

Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) released the statement below following USDA’s approval to designate 87 counties in Illinois eligible to receive federal assistance as a result of heavy rainfall and flooding:…


Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Statement on House Approving Legislation to Appropriate Federal Funds

Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) released the statement below following today’s bipartisan vote to appropriate federal funding: “Today proved the legislature can come together and reach a bipartisan agreement. I hope…


Monday, August 3, 2015
E-newsletter August 3, 2015

House Votes to Reject Pay Raise for LawmakersThe Illinois House approved legislation I co-sponsored which prevented lawmakers from receiving a pay raise this month.House Bill 576 will keep the current…


Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Rep. Butler Votes to Eliminate Pay Raise for Lawmakers

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) voted to stop a pay raise scheduled to take effect next month for Illinois lawmakers. House Bill 576 co-sponsored by Rep. Butler will keep the…