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G. K. Butterfield
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from North Carolina's 1st district
July 20, 2004
|Preceded by||Frank Ballance|
|Associate Justice of the
North Carolina Supreme Court
February 5, 2001 – January 1, 2003
|Appointed by||Mike Easley|
|Preceded by||I. Beverly Lake|
|Succeeded by||Edward Thomas Brady|
George Kenneth Butterfield Jr.
April 27, 1947
Wilson, North Carolina, U.S.
(m. 1971; div. 1991)
|Education||North Carolina Central University (BA, JD)|
|Branch/service||United States Army|
|Years of service||1968–1970|
George Kenneth Butterfield Jr. (born April 27, 1947) is an American politician. In 2004, he was elected to the U.S. Representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district. He is a member of the Democratic Party.
Butterfield was appointed to be an Associate Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court by Governor Mike Easley in 2001. He is a member of the Congressional Black Caucus and was its chair from 2015 to 2017.
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