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Saturday, June 13, 2015
My First 100 Days in Office

Thursday, June 11, 2015
E-newsletter for June 11, 2015

General Assembly Continues Overtime Session Despite an overtime session scheduled every Tuesday this month, the Illinois General Assembly was able to agree on passing 495 bills before the overtime session…


Monday, June 8, 2015
Wireless Phones and the National Do-Not-Call List

Placing telemarketing calls to wireless phones is – and always has been – illegal in most cases. Why the confusion about telemarketing to wireless phones? Consumers report receiving emails saying…


Monday, June 1, 2015
Rep. Butler Honors Rochester Rockets Girls Soccer State Championship by Resolution

Governor Rauner and Rep. Butler pictured with Rochester Rockets girls soccer team on Monday, June 1st. State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) presented House Resolution 577 to the Rochester Rockets girls…


Saturday, May 30, 2015
House Approves Resolution Honoring Fallen Trooper Brian McMillen

Illinois State Trooper Brian McMillen On Saturday, the Illinois House of Representatives adopted a joint resolution designating the Interstate 72, Exit 122 overpass as the “Trooper Brian McMillen Memorial Overpass”….


Friday, May 29, 2015
Statement on Proposal to Change Lincoln Presidential Library and Historic Preservation Agency Oversight

State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) released the statement below following today’s passage of SB 1728, legislation to restructure both the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Board and the Illinois Historic Preservation…


Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Butler comments on unbalanced budget vote

Springfield … State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) made the following comments regarding the House vote on a series of budget bills on Tuesday. “As has been the case for the…


Tuesday, May 26, 2015
TELL US WHAT YOU THINK – BUDGET FY16

Weigh in on key issues in Springfield today, click below  and voice your opinion!!!


Monday, May 18, 2015
IDOT announces road construction projects in 87th District

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced the projects to be included in its 2016-2021 Multi-Modal Transportation Improvement Program. The program includes 27 projects in the 87th District….


Thursday, April 30, 2015
General Assembly joins in commemoration of Lincoln funeral 150th anniversary

Springfield… The Illinois House and Senate this week adopted a joint resolution designating May 2 through May 4 as days of remembrance in honor of the 150th anniversary of President…