Weekly addresses: Obama pushes jobless benefits extension, GOP slams health care act
December 7th, 2013
06:00 AM ET
4 months ago

Weekly addresses: Obama pushes jobless benefits extension, GOP slams health care act

(CNN) - President Barack Obama continued to put pressure on Republicans on Saturday to extend unemployment benefits while Republican Rep. Renee Ellmers of North Carolina heaped criticism on the Affordable Care Act.

Their comments came in weekly addresses.
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Filed under: Healthcare • President Obama • Renee Ellmers • unemployment
September 30th, 2013
09:41 AM ET
7 months ago

GOP Rep: Shutdown ‘the last thing we need’

(CNN) – Hours before the midnight deadline, Rep. Renee Ellmers, R-North Carolina, remained confident that the federal government would not shut down.

"That's the last thing we need," said the chair of the Republican Women's Policy Committee in an interview on CNN's "New Day." But Republican priorities extend beyond that, added Ellmers.
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November 19th, 2010
03:20 PM ET
3 years ago

Etheridge concedes race

(CNN) – Democratic Rep. Bob Etheridge has conceded to Republican Renee Ellmers in the race for the 2nd District seat of North Carolina after a recount of ballots showed Ellmers ahead.

Etheridge, a six-term Congressman, released a statement announcing his decision:
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Filed under: 2010 • Bob Etheridge • North Carolina • Renee Ellmers