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Thursday, June 27, 2019
Join Rep. Butler for Coffee & Conversation in Athens

Join State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) for some coffee and conversation on Friday, July 12 at Athens City Hall from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. “A lot happened during the…


Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Bicentennial of 21-Star U.S. Flag for Illinois this July 4, Butler Encourages Celebration

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) is encouraging Illinois citizens to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the 21st star being added to the United States flag on July 4 of this…


Thursday, June 13, 2019
Rep. Butler, Sen. Brady to Host Senior Citizen Health Fair July 9

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) and State Senator Bill Brady (R-Bloomington) are collaborating to host a health fair for local seniors on July 9. The free event will take place…


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…


Thursday, May 30, 2019
Butler, IL House Honor Life of Tremont Marine Daniel Baker

During Memorial Day proceedings, the Illinois House of Representatives paused for the adoption of House Resolution 367, offered by State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield). The resolution honored the life and…


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…


Monday, May 27, 2019
Butler: One-Off Tax Hike Vote is Not the Answer

Following a vote by the Illinois House to ram through a constitutional amendment referendum to remove the flat tax protection in the Illinois Constitution, State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) issued…


Sunday, May 26, 2019
Tazewell County Medal of Honor Revelation Lays Groundwork for Butler Bill Passage

Today, the Illinois House followed the lead of the Senate and unanimously passed legislation carried by State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield). Senate Bill 1007, inspired by the research of Tazewell…


Friday, May 24, 2019
House Advances Legislative Package Backed by Butler to Strengthen Scott’s Law

This week, the Illinois House voted to unanimously advance to two pieces of legislation backed by State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) to strengthen the awareness and enforcement of Scott’s Law….