Congressman G. K. Butterfield to Host State of the District Address on April 5

On Tuesday, April 5, 2016, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) will hold a State of the District address in Durham, NC.

In a continuing effort to keep residents well informed and involved in their community’s growth and development, Congressman Butterfield invites residents of the First Congressional District to his first of three State of the District addresses which begin on April 5. Congressman Butterfield and elected officials from across the First District will share critical updates on issues impacting the community and outline the vision for job creation, public safety, and housing that must be addressed in 2016.

The address is the culmination of Butterfield’s “Jobs and Justice Tour,” where he traveled throughout the district to listen to the concerns of constituents and gather recommendations for solutions to issues impacting their communities.

The event will be moderated by veteran broadcast journalist, Pam Saulsby, and will feature remarks from local and state elected officials, as well as musical entertainment from local schools. Light refreshments will be provided.


WHAT:                  State of the District Address


WHEN:                  Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 6:00pm – 8:00pm


WHERE:                Durham Technical Community College

                                Educational Resources Building

                                1637 East Lawson Street

                                Durham, NC  27703

UPCOMING:      May 2016 – State of the District Addresses in both Halifax County and Pitt Counties. Dates and locations will be announced soon.

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