Renee Ellmers Articles


Obama Threatens To Veto Bill That Would Protect Premature Infants From Abortion

5:55 PM, Jan 20, 2015

According to a statement issued by the White House on Tuesday, President Obama would veto a bill banning most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, the point at which infants are capable of feeling pain and surviving long-term if born.

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House Republican Criticizes Heritage Action's Defund Campaign

2:54 PM, Aug 23, 2013

Renee Ellmers, a sophomore Republican congresswoman from North Carolina, has criticized a conservative group's campaign to get congressional Republicans to support defunding Obamacare by way of the continuing budget resolution.

Ellmers, a nurse who entered her first political race in 2010 in response to Obamacare, knocked Heritage Action, saying the organization is targeting conservatives opposed to defunding the health care law in next month's budget battle instead of Democrats:

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House Republicans React to Jobs Address

10:58 PM, Sep 08, 2011

As they filed out of the Capitol Thursday evening, a few Republican House members told THE WEEKLY STANDARD what they thought of President Obama's address to Congress on jobs:

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GOP House Members Confident BBA Gives Boehner Enough Votes

But was there a point?
11:44 AM, Jul 29, 2011

At a meeting this morning in the Capitol, House Republican leaders unveiled an amended debt limit plan. National Journal has the latest text of the plan, but what has Republicans more confident that it will pass the House is the inclusion of a plan to with balanced budget amendment (BBA) proposals. As John McCormack reported, this latest development seemed to turn Rep.

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