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Monday, April 8th, 2019
Senior Technology Workshop on May 6th

Join State Representatives Tim Butler, Mike Murphy and trained industry experts to learn: ● What is a smartphone ● How simple apps can help with prescription management, etc. ● Smartphone…

Thursday, April 4th, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Congratulates Martin Family for NOYF Award

State Representative Tim Butler welcomed Derek and Renee Martin of Mount Pulaski to Springfield to congratulate them for being named national winners at the 63rd Annual National Outstanding Young Farmers…

Friday, March 29th, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Says IL Must Do Better with Scott’s Law

Speaking on the House floor, State Rep. Tim Butler took a moment to honor the life of Illinois State Trooper Brooke Jones-Story. In doing so, Butler called on the body…

Friday, March 29th, 2019
Butler Speaks to Fox 32 About Critical Need to Improve Scott’s Law

In the wake of yet another roadside tragedy that took the life of Illinois State Trooper Brooke Jones-Story, State Representative Tim Butler spoke to Fox 32 about the critical need…

Thursday, March 28th, 2019
Scott’s Law – Slowdown & Move Over

In Illinois, Scott’s Law mandates drivers to move over a lane, if at all possible, when approaching not just emergency vehicles, but all vehicles on the side of the road…

Monday, March 25th, 2019
Video: Reps Marron, Bourne & Butler Discuss Coal Ash Task Force

Representative Mike Marron was joined at a Capitol press conference by Representatives Bourne and Butler to present House Joint Resolution 47 to create the Illinois Coal Ash Task Force. The…

Friday, March 15th, 2019
Illinois State Museum Receives Highest National Recognition

The Illinois State Museum has again achieved accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums, the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums. Accreditation signifies excellence to the museum community, to…

Thursday, March 14th, 2019
Video: Rep. Butler Spells Out Need for Updated Tobacco Oversight

Speaking on the floor of the Illinois House, State Rep. Tim Butler presented statistics from the CDC to spell out the need for increasing the age for tobacco use in…

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
Butler: Progressive Income Tax Hike Will Drive More Out of Illinois

Today, State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield), who is the House Republican Conference Chairman, joined Republican colleagues at the Capitol for a press conference to announce the filing of House Resolution…

Friday, February 22nd, 2019
Butler Legislation Aims to Make Electoral Vote More Representative of State

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) has filed legislation in the Illinois House to create a more representative method for awarding Illinois’ electoral votes for President. Through House Bill 3109, Illinois…