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Deb Butler @DebButlerHD18 Wilmington, NC

NC House Representatives, Democratic Whip, House District 18, Attorney, Legislator, Chief Cook and Bottle Washer. #Iwillnotyield

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Joined Twitter 2/3/17


Major General Joseph McNeil, civil rights icon and Wilmington native son receives long overdue recognition.… https://t.co/1SscufHSij @NancyAppelbaum I understand Nancy. Of course it’s not ok. Nothing is ok right now, but the wheels of justice are… https://t.co/rPHYExhVAz
10/12
2019
@DLCC Many thanks for the kind words. Keep your eyes on North Carolina. We will be #GroundZero in 2020 and we are r… https://t.co/c8LeEEpVAcAmbassador Yovanovitch is a patriot. She testified because she knew the truth would vindicate her. It appears that… https://t.co/2uFtcLP9wQSo honored! https://t.co/oxXeujcfn5 @ewarren This is perfection. The Senator #willnotyield to bigotry. https://t.co/XvYZ9roPJv
10/11
2019
The Courts just set an expedited hearing on the partisan gerrymandering case regarding NC congressional districts.… https://t.co/R9b98ZsBzw @DemWrite @VictoryInst @DemWrite thanks friends!Imagine playing on a team and fighting, really fighting for the victory for years? Then your coach inexplicably pul… https://t.co/qyJIhh6YME
10/10
2019
Rep. Deb Butler wins international Tammy Baldwin Breakout award! https://t.co/ThiyQ7hAHXCongratulations @AlbertoBelaunde ! I am proud to share this award with you and I look forward to seeing you soon. T… https://t.co/Z4ZTCAxPW8Aaaaaaand BOOM! I am a co-winner thanks to all of you! Man am I proud of this award! https://t.co/fbN3f2XI3I @EveryVoiceNC @lisasorg @NCPolicyWatch @CleanCapeFear @StopGenXWilm @CapeFearRiver @kdeviere @harper4ncsenatehttps://t.co/kihOgVdYfr @lisasorg @NCPolicyWatch @CleanCapeFear @StopGenXWilm @CapeFearRiver @kdeviere @harper4ncsenate @GoNCRichardson Tha… https://t.co/ncagmVrujM
10/9
2019
Hmm, Speaker decides whether Duke Power’s 140 mill. $ multi year ratemaking Bill gets a house vote while simultane… https://t.co/7WCZWpFH8u
10/8
2019
Thank you Senate Democrats #wewillnotyield #iwillnotyield https://t.co/i8blCl8glu @NCSenateDems I sure am sorry my senate colleagues. Let’s let the rest of the country see what gamesmanship and po… https://t.co/Nr6DOhJKJfVoting ends tonight at midnight. I sure would be honored to have your vote! https://t.co/XoLWX7IMdOEven the Republican leader of the NC Senate feels the ambush vote perpetrated in the NC House was below the belt. A… https://t.co/pFz0OoaAN8 @drbashir2018 @WomanResistorNC A corn dog, Beyoncé, and a nice breeze. Looks pretty good to me!This is absolutely positively the next to the last time I’ll ask you to vote for me.. Voting ends today... https://t.co/LW1RlxJ7O1 @allontheline @allontheline Thanks for the nod. Ending gerrymandering is the single most important thing we can do… https://t.co/lApFYJD7XW
10/7
2019
@juliefornc @Apexncdems That is perfect!Voting is ending! I’m taking your suggestions on the best use of it in the Legislature if I win! Send me your cleve… https://t.co/TcKwWv0Xwg
10/6
2019
@CarolynBMaloney Thank you @CarolynBMaloney for helping to shine a light on the tactics in the #ncga. I would appre… https://t.co/gqnDCKc4CnI voted for Deb! You too?! https://t.co/Bb9hqAIvN1
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10/5
2019
Looking for some retweets from my colleagues. Hey @JeffJacksonNC @GraigMeyer @jay_chaudhuri @friendsforbatchhttps://t.co/ifVqDEUgGdJust so we’re clear, this is what a no vote session looks like. Every member of the Majority who was present on the… https://t.co/J00kJ2cwDc
Retweeted by Deb ButlerSo here’s what you do, read the NC lawsuit Common Cause v Lewis. Learn about partisan gerrymandering. Get involved… https://t.co/PoxJdjuzosIt never ends down here! Absolute power still corrupts absolutely. The arrogance should infuriate you no end. THIS… https://t.co/1FBGXMaCufThe suit alleges that the NC Congressional gerrymander is the worst in American history. The rancor, the hyper-part… https://t.co/9nrhFxaJ0lVoting closes in a few days.. got a minute to help me out with a vote? https://t.co/LW1RlxJ7O1Heard some comparisons between the budget veto override vote and an early '90s incident in which a UNC Student Cong… https://t.co/XdWCcwLs50
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10/4
2019
It’s a familiar strategy. Try to bribe minorities, destroy evidence, and pack the Court with sympathetic judges. A… https://t.co/HoWYTlyCVvI’m no prima donna, but if I can give an #iwillnotyield speech without foul language, surely the President can and… https://t.co/EhGUygV6ky
10/3
2019
It’s time to end #gerrymandering once and for all. I would like to see the Court grant a motion for summary judgmen… https://t.co/0TX7l0kJfdScroll to the bottom for voting. Help me continue to shine the light on the ambush budget vote, the failure to expa… https://t.co/1HORlCJzC0
Retweeted by Deb ButlerScroll to the bottom for voting. Help me continue to shine the light on the ambush budget vote, the failure to expa… https://t.co/1HORlCJzC0Yesterday we had a committee that shared stories of North Carolinians who died in the coverage gap because NC is on… https://t.co/Uyay4cq5CP
10/2
2019
@faejerseygirl Monday next..The failure to expand Medicaid in NC is criminal. It’s not just legislation, there are people dying in the coverage… https://t.co/59ijlsn0B2When your passion shines brighter than your fear, like a wise man once said, good things happen. I appreciate your… https://t.co/Gc798NUXN5I almost forgot to ask you to vote for me today. I'd love to win the Tammy Baldwin award for NC to prove integrity… https://t.co/AoWtEgIC4b
10/1
2019
@NidaAllam @NCDemParty Thanks Nida! Rockin’it !#iwillnotyield
9/30
2019
I’m honored to be nominated, but I’d be lying if I said I didn’t care if I win or not.. NC needs this award. If you… https://t.co/2PiHdBtwGE @NARALNC @bombersbevco @NARALNC so sorry to miss, but am out of town resting for next week’s session. @DebButlerHD18 To register for the Tammy Baldwin Breakthrough Award, go to: https://t.co/82zZ8Cjzht
Retweeted by Deb Butler⁦@ewarren⁩ Love that button! Thanks Senator! https://t.co/mys1YAdl3q @ginandtonic95 @LilliansList They can be bought through the website https://t.co/YkulorODYF
9/29
2019
Thanks @TimBoyumTV https://t.co/D1fTAcpS7hWow thanks. This is great company. https://t.co/liclH9bqssSo proud of this nomination. Putting this award on my legislative desk would be well, perfect. Please vote and retw… https://t.co/vm1bBUGKJW
Retweeted by Deb ButlerTeam Butler taking a weekend at campaign bootcamp with ⁦@LilliansList⁩ ! https://t.co/hCE7qrMlh9
9/28
2019
The Hofeller files reveal terribly disturbing memos from GOP strategists that describe a concerted and successful e… https://t.co/Fm7ptvy8DD @sistertoldjah What really stinks is when one woman tries to intimidate or scold another for standing up for what s… https://t.co/proNgxnvUSWhen I say NC is Ground Zero....#iwillnotyield Former NC GOP Chair Robin Hayes to plead guilty to lying to the FBI https://t.co/sJxefhVbNHI understand that litigation has commenced in NC relative to gerrymandered congressional districts. Given the victo… https://t.co/O0CuSPlF9jThere! https://t.co/2CMQEqHaQDhttps://t.co/YnSRpc9cfLSo proud of this nomination. Putting this award on my legislative desk would be well, perfect. Please vote and retw… https://t.co/vm1bBUGKJW
9/27
2019
Today has been a crazy political news day. But if you haven’t voted yet. I would sure appreciate a vote for me. Man… https://t.co/QVS5iF37iUI have a favor to ask and it does NOT involve the Ukraine. I am honored to be nominated and I sure would appreciat… https://t.co/vvX874iSSWChoose the winner of the Tammy Baldwin Breakthrough Award! Man it would be a sweet victory. #iwillnotyield https://t.co/XoLWX7IMdOHelp! I’ve been nominated for the Tammy Baldwin Breakthrough Award award. I sure could use your vote and your retwe… https://t.co/bozZkXB7YJ
9/26
2019
I managed not to swear for about 8 mins on the floor of the House. I left that to @SarahKSilverman lol… https://t.co/IrssuiIVBm @Alyssa_Milano @Alyssa_Milano you are absolutely right. It’s criminal that children have to lead on issues that pol… https://t.co/aFyFczzi6IStill honored that @ewarren tells me to #keepfighting. I sure will Senator. Come to NC and help me? #Iwillnotyield https://t.co/e0R6WGwKSYTalking about NC Politics in this podcast. We covered a lot of topics including my new@mantra #iwillnotyield https://t.co/428KD5eDKDWhat? What? What kind of kickoff was that? A drone, a trivia contest, a sunset for the ages and support only imagi… https://t.co/qVeU6vo9dY
9/25
2019
This fear and pain is real. And it’s gut-wrenching. No generation should have to deal with inaction from leadersh… https://t.co/phZ7thq1X3
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9/24
2019
The #spincycle from the #ncgop is dizzying. But, I was there and thanks to @AutryJohn so is the nation. There’s a r… https://t.co/BwruShb1mD @JacksonforNC @ncspeaker #myleaderjackson should have no fear. He wasn’t the #liarofthehouseI don’t know how you “consult with past practices”, but this is a smokescreen pure and simple. #releasethevideohttps://t.co/BEFnq3Wj2t#MyLeaderJackson is a man of integrity. Can’t say the same for #leadersofthegop. #ncpol #ncdp #wewillnotyieldNC Dem Leader calls for the release of the security video of 9/11 ambush vote. It shows clearly just how “orchestra… https://t.co/gTasVLLcTl
9/23
2019
@DashRiprock99 1200...Your thank you is in the mail. #IWillNotYield https://t.co/cBWKGM1817State Republican lawmakers have had trouble telling the truth | Raleigh News & Observer https://t.co/osz10MrtidAnd not one of the Republicans had the courage or moral clarity to stop it. That’s the danger of group think. I saw… https://t.co/1DAXJBxJZs
9/22
2019
Some might say that the genie is out of the bottle. That we can’t restore integrity. That faith and trust are lost.… https://t.co/yPSXdU5k6V @jsweeneys @DemWrite I voted NO on both sets of maps. Anytime you have the members putting their thumbs on the scal… https://t.co/JRpx2M8attJust to prove the point. This from the Rules Chairman to the press. #IWillNotYield https://t.co/fRBugdwamjToday at #WeThePeopleMarch, I’ll try to explain why I believe #IWillNotYield has become a national rallying cry. I… https://t.co/kKp8XvcZTbThe Old North State has soundly condemned the ambush of 9/11 . I want to thank all of you for your support, your af… https://t.co/9nppAy9LXe
9/21
2019
Yes I’d say so.. #notyielding #wontyield #iwillnotyield https://t.co/4Zmnn5c6XXThank you Beryl from Washington! #iwillnotyield https://t.co/4voEgH8sVxIt’s official. I’m overwhelmed with gratitude. I couldn’t yield now even if I wanted to, and I don’t!… https://t.co/TEEOibA022If the #iwillnotyield rallying cry exposes NC corruption and dirty tricks, I’m all about it. https://t.co/PD8GxrmEDF @DebButlerHD18 Deb - you’re a hero. Keep it up! And please use #DemCast as a way to get word out to the activist co… https://t.co/5mM2TWvkeS
Retweeted by Deb Butler @DemWrite ... how do I love thee? And how did I miss your tweets? NC legislator issues a big #thankyou and still says #IWillNotYield
9/20
2019
We talk about the state budget veto override fireworks and what comes next on a new Education Matters this weekend.… https://t.co/f2gbe2sY8n
Retweeted by Deb Butler @BlairReeves What you talkin’ bout Willis?Campaign staff says., “Deb, you forgot the donate link!” You can tell this middle-aged dame is doing her own tweeti… https://t.co/nCQoBIoRkmMore words of support. From Topeka to Tallahassee. #IWillNotYield https://t.co/U8vjNLAZQe
9/19
2019
@PattiSummervil2 Click on the video and it should show you, but it’s https://t.co/YkulorODYF and thank you in advance!4 little words #IWillNotYield have become a powerful national rallying cry in large part because of you. Watch this… https://t.co/Sivmh0WeHp @Alyssa_Milano Big Thanks for helping shine a light down here in NC. Much appreciated! #IWillNotYieldRep. Butler lost the vote, but won the issue https://t.co/0OSyEoAx18I am so sick of the relentless spin from these guys.. downstairs drawing maps, you knew the rules, your people are… https://t.co/Mwr8jKDibm
9/18
2019

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