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Friday, March 13, 2020
Butler’s Bulletin: Coronavirus – Know the facts and precautions to stay healthy

While I want to emphasize that the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19) to the general public remains low, it is important for all of us to know the facts and preventative…


Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Video – Rep. Butler: AVR “Errors” Are Complete Disaster

In light of yet another “programming error” related to Illinois’ Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) system, State Representative Tim Butler is calling for a thorough audit and suspension of the system…


Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Butler, Bourne Call for Audit & Suspension of Automatic Registration after Latest “Error”

In light of yet another “programming error” related to Illinois’ Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) system, State Representatives Tim Butler (R-Springfield) and Avery Bourne (R-Morrisonville) are calling for a thorough audit…


Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Coronavirus: frequently asked questions

As part of a continuing coordinated response to coronavirus (COVID-19), Governor Pritzker has issued a disaster proclamation to allow Illinois to access additional federal resources. The proclamation formalizes emergency procedures…


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Rep. Butler, IL House Congratulate Rochester State Champion Football Team

SPRINGFIELD – Today, State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) welcomed the players and coaches of the Rochester High School football team to the Capitol. The Rockets won the 5A State Championship…


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Video: Rep. Butler Congratulates Rochester HS Football on 8th State Title

State Representative Tim Butler welcomed the players and coaches of the Rochester High School football team to the Capitol to congratulate the team on winning the 5A State Championship on…


Friday, February 28, 2020
Butler’s Bulletin: Budget Address, Voter Registration & More

On February 19, Gov. Prtizker gave his annual budget address. Last fall, the Governor told state agencies to look for efficiencies and reductions to improve the cost-effectiveness and delivery of…


Thursday, February 27, 2020
Efforts to Address Automatic Voter Registration Problems Continue

On Monday, State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) participated in a forum at the Sangamon County Complex in collaboration with Congressman Rodney Davis (R-Taylorville), as well as other officials, about Illinois…


Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Preventative Action to Limit Spread of Coronavirus

From the Illinois Department of Public Health: The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is working with local, state, and federal health partners to take all preventative steps available to…


Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Sign the petition: Urge Gov. Pritzker to not hold school funding hostage to his tax hike

In his annual budget address this year, Governor J.B. Pritzker proposed withholding $150 million of state funds for local K-12 schools unless voters approve his income tax hike in the November elections….