During my recent visit to Fort Bragg, I had the chance to eat lunch with some of the Green Berets who have benefited from top-notch performance and rehab facilities on site.

Congresswoman Ellmers Met with General Abrams, Colonel Funck and Lieutenant General Tovo to Discuss Issues of Importance to Fort Bragg.

Ellmers and Wasserman Schultz Introduce Legislation to Protect Access to Mammograms for Approximately 22 Million Women Under the Age of 50

Sanford Herald Editorial: 440th Airlift Wing has friend in Ellmers

I talked to The Fayetteville Observer about the latest development regarding the fight to save the 440th Airlift Wing at Ft. Bragg. Click here to learn more.

It was a pleasure to help celebrate the growth of family-owned, small business in Sanford recently by participating in the ribbon cutting of the new Walker Auto Parts store.

With Dr. Ovidio Bermudez, Chief Clinical Officer and Medical Director of Child and Adolescent Services who testified in support of my bill about how critical it is that folks are educated to learn the signs of eating disorders.


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Super Bowl and sex trafficking: The fight to end modern-day slavery must happen every day

CATEGORY: Opinion Pieces

Kimberly Ritter, an anti-sex trafficking advocate, describes the horror: “They take little girls and walk them from truck to truck, they call them lot lizards. The pimp needs to keep control of the girls, that pimp can sell her up to 20 times a day, 7 days a week.” The girls can be 12 and 15 years old; they are our neighbors, nieces, sometimes our daughters or sisters. Take a moment; picture the pain, the torment, the hopelessness and anguish. The stories are real. Modern day slavery is happenin...

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440th supporters not resigned to defeat

CATEGORY: In the News

Rep. Renee Ellmers is through playing nice, Sen. Thom Tillis is surprised and deeply disappointed, and local leaders are at a loss for words. Meanwhile, many members of the 440th Airlift Wing are in a state of shock after learning Army leaders have signed off on an Air Force plan that includes the inactivation of the unit. "Many of us truly believed the Army would say 'No,'" said one airman. The Reserve wing's airmen, numbering roughly 550, were traveling to Fort Bragg for a regularly scheduled ...

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Ellmers Introduces Pro-Consumer, Pro-Manufacturing Legislation

CATEGORY: Press Releases

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Renee Ellmers (R-NC-02) issued the below release following introduction of H.R. 4444 – The External Power Supply (EPS) Improvement Act of 2016. “Today’s bipartisan legislation is essential to rolling back an outdated and misguided regulation issued by the Department of Energy (DOE). This proposed rule has caused uncertainty within the manufacturing sector, which has the potential to jeopardize jobs, stifle innovation, and diminish the availability of energy-efficient l...

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