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Friday, March 20, 2020
Butler’s Bulletin: New Resource for Comprehensive COVID-19 Updates & Other Important Updates

As information about the response to COVID-19 is constantly changing, I want to provide you with an update on some important topics, as well as make you aware of some…


Friday, March 20, 2020
Governor Issues “Stay at Home” Order for Illinois Except for Essential Needs

Although this order seems drastic, everyone will still be able to do various daily and essential activities like walk the dog, go the grocery store, get gas, and even order take-out or…


Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Feedback Requested to Provide Small Biz Support

The state of Illinois is seeking input from small businesses on the impact of COVID-19. Responses will assist the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) in evaluating Illinois’ request for an…


Friday, March 13, 2020
Butler’s Bulletin: Coronavirus – Know the facts and precautions to stay healthy

While I want to emphasize that the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19) to the general public remains low, it is important for all of us to know the facts and preventative…


Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Video – Rep. Butler: AVR “Errors” Are Complete Disaster

In light of yet another “programming error” related to Illinois’ Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) system, State Representative Tim Butler is calling for a thorough audit and suspension of the system…


Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Butler, Bourne Call for Audit & Suspension of Automatic Registration after Latest “Error”

In light of yet another “programming error” related to Illinois’ Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) system, State Representatives Tim Butler (R-Springfield) and Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) are calling for a thorough audit…


Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Coronavirus: frequently asked questions

As part of a continuing coordinated response to coronavirus (COVID-19), Governor Pritzker has issued a disaster proclamation to allow Illinois to access additional federal resources. The proclamation formalizes emergency procedures…


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Rep. Butler, IL House Congratulate Rochester State Champion Football Team

SPRINGFIELD – Today, State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) welcomed the players and coaches of the Rochester High School football team to the Capitol. The Rockets won the 5A State Championship…


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Video: Rep. Butler Congratulates Rochester HS Football on 8th State Title

State Representative Tim Butler welcomed the players and coaches of the Rochester High School football team to the Capitol to congratulate the team on winning the 5A State Championship on…


Friday, February 28, 2020
Butler’s Bulletin: Budget Address, Voter Registration & More

On February 19, Gov. Prtizker gave his annual budget address. Last fall, the Governor told state agencies to look for efficiencies and reductions to improve the cost-effectiveness and delivery of…