Reps. Renee Ellmers, Cathy McMorris Rodgers to hold press conference in Raleigh
June 6, 2012
Press Contact: Jessica Wood - jessica@majorityconnections.
Raleigh, NC – Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-5) will join North Carolina Congresswoman Renee Ellmers (NC-2) for a press conference on Tuesday, June 12th at 11:00am at the North Carolina Republican Party Headquarters in Raleigh.
The Congresswomen will be joined by women business leaders from North Carolina to discuss the November election, President Obama’s job-killing policies, and the efforts by Republican women in Congress to create a friendlier business environment and encourage female business leaders.
The press conference will open with statements by the Congresswomen and female business leaders. A question and answer period will follow, time permitting.
Immediately following the press conference, Congresswoman McMorris Rodgers will join Congresswoman Ellmers for a private luncheon in support of Congresswoman Ellmers’ Conservatives Restoring Excellence Political Action Committee which benefits conservative Congressional candidates and get out the vote efforts.
Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers serves on the House Energy & Commerce Committee, is the vice chair of the House Republican Conference, and has recently been named the House liaison for the Mitt Romney for President campaign. The Congresswoman represents Washington’s fifth congressional district.
Congresswoman Renee Ellmers is serving her first term representing North Carolina’s second congressional district. Congresswoman Ellmers serves on the House Committee on Agriculture, Foreign Affairs and Small Business, where she chairs the Subcommittee on Health Care and Technology. Congresswoman Ellmers and her husband Brent run a medical practice in Dunn, NC.