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Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Rep. Butler to Pritzker: Stand by your word for Independent Maps

Speaking on the House floor, State Rep. Tim Butler once again called on Gov. Pritzker to stand by his past support of an independent redistricting commission and his pledge veto…


Monday, April 26, 2021
Rep. Butler: Illinois Population Decline Rests with Failed Democrat Policies

Speaking at a press conference following the U.S. Census releasing apportionment data showing that Illinois is 1 of only 3 states to lose population and 1 of 7 to lose a…


Thursday, April 22, 2021
Video: Rep. Butler on the lack of Republican-led bills being called on the floor during session

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Butler, House Republicans: Hollow Democrat Promises for Fair Maps Highlight State’s Ethical Failings

Despite the past documented evidence of Illinois’ Democrat leaders, including Governor JB Pritzker and new House Speaker Chris Welch, stating support for a fair, transparent and non-partisan redistricting process, they…


Monday, April 19, 2021
Butler & Barickman, Redistricting Spokesmen, Call on Governor to Testify

The Republican Spokesmen of the House and Senate redistricting committees – House Assistant Minority Leader Tim Butler (R-Springfield) and Senate Republican Caucus Chair Jason Barickman (R-Bloomington) – are calling for…


Friday, April 16, 2021
Video: Rep. Butler Calls for Action to Cut Excessive Trailer Fees

Speaking during floor debate, State Rep. Tim Butler called on the House to stop the arbitrary delays and pass legislation to lower the overly high fee on trailers in Illinois.


Monday, April 12, 2021
Video: Butler, Republicans Call on Pritzker & Welch to Standup for Independent Maps

Joined by U.S. Congressman Rodney Davis at a press conference, State Representatives Avery Bourne and Tim Butler called on Gov. Pritzker, Speaker Welch and democrat leaders to stand by past…


Monday, April 12, 2021
Reps. Butler and Bourne Join Cong. Davis to Urge Pritzker to Keep His Word, Veto Redistricting Map Drawn By Lawmakers

Today, U.S. Representative Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) joined State Representatives Tim Butler (R-Springfield) and Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) in a press conference at the Illinois State Capitol to discuss the current status…


Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Butler Joins House & Senate Republicans to Introduce the People’s Independent Maps Act

Senate Republican Leader Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods), House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs), Senate Republican Caucus Chair Jason Barickman (R-Bloomington) and House Assistant Minority Leader Tim Butler (R-Springfield) today…


Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Butler, Illinois House Republican Caucus Launches ‘Reimagine Illinois’ Platform

State Representative Tim Butler and the Illinois House Republican caucus today launched a new comprehensive platform called Reimagine Illinois. The plan outlines House Republicans’ priorities for the 102nd General Assembly and…