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Monday, May 31, 2021
Rep. Butler Fights Capital Township Tax Increase & State Overreach

State Rep. Tim Butler calls out the hypocrisy of a partisan move by majority party Democrats to expand Capital Township and increase property taxes over the wishes of local residents…


Monday, May 31, 2021
Rep. Butler: A Lot More Work To Do on Ethics Reform

During House debate on SB 539, Rep. Tim Butler pointed out glaring holes in the ethics reform legislation that still allow sitting legislators to act as lobbyists for local governments. Butler…


Monday, May 31, 2021
Rep. Butler Honors Fallen Heroes & Those Who Step Forward to Serve Today

Speaking on the House floor to honor fallen service members on Memorial Day, Rep. Tim Butler expressed thanks to those who have made the ultimate sacrifice and those who continue…


Saturday, May 29, 2021
Rep. Butler Votes NO on Partisan Redistricting Map

Speaking before the vote on Democrat’s partisan legislative redistricting map, Rep. Tim Butler stressed the opposition by non-partisan fair map advocacy groups across the state that have implored the majority…


Friday, May 28, 2021
Rep. Butler on Democrat’s Redistricting Process: Fallacy From the Start

Speaking following a redistricting committee hearing posted with barely an hour’s notice to review gerrymandered redistricting maps updated the night before by majority party Democrats, Rep. Tim Butler called the…


Friday, May 28, 2021
Butler, House GOP Redistricting Committee Members Give Update on Maps

Illinois House Republicans again highlight the hollow promises of Illinois Democratic leaders for fair maps.


Monday, May 24, 2021
Rep. Butler on Democrats Maps: Where’s the Data?

Following the Friday night release of partisan legislative redistricting maps by Illinois Democrats, Rep. Butler called attention to the lack of information on what data was used to draw the…


Monday, May 24, 2021
Butler, House Republicans Address Democrats Redistricting Maps

House Republican Leader Jim Durkin and Republican members of the House Redistricting Committee provide their insight into the Democrats newly released maps for redistricting.


Friday, May 21, 2021
Rep. Butler Resolution Designates Portion of I-155 in Memory of Decorated Marine

Today, the Illinois House of Representatives unanimously passed House Joint Resolution 37, offered by State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield), to honor the memory of Chief Warrant Officer 4 John W….


Friday, May 21, 2021
Rep. Butler Congratulates EIU on 126th Birthday

State Representative Tim Butler, a proud graduate of Eastern Illinois University, congratulates the university on its impending 126th birthday. EIU was formed on May 22, 1895, through an enabling act founding the institution.