September 1, 2014

Congresswoman Renee Ellmers: Addressing Our Mental Health Crisis

Photo of the Week: During my visit to the Fayetteville VA Medical Center, I had the opportunity to speak to some of our nation’s active-duty military who were spending time visiting with veterans. I truly enjoyed getting to know these men and women and hear their thoughts on how we can improve care for our […]

Baskerville Newsletter

August 2014 The Baskerville Bulletin Representative Nathan Baskerville House District 32 Vance, Granville, Warren 16 W. Jones Street Raleigh, NC 27603 919-733-5824 Greetings from the North Carolina General Assembly!  The Short Session is finally over!  We have just ended one of the longest short sessions in North Carolina’s History.  This newsletter will highlight some of […]

Senator Angela Bryant Newsletter

  Volume 9, Issue VIII August 25, 2014   If you no longer wish to receive this newsletter, pleaseclick here   NEWS FROM RALEIGH… I always welcome your comments, project updates, suggestions, and visits. My office door and electronic door are always open to you!  As always, thank you for your support!     NEWSLETTER […]

Congresswoman Renee Ellmers: This Week in the District

Photo of the Week: I really enjoyed my tour of Thomas Built Buses manufacturing plant, located right along the Randolph and Guilford County line.  It was great to learn how Thomas Built Buses is improving safety and reliability for everyone on the road!   This past week was busy for many families as students headed […]

Congresswoman Renee Ellmers: A Busy Week Back Home

Photo of the Week: Really enjoyed visiting Erwin Solar Farm in Erwin, North Carolina. It was a great experience to hear directly from the developer, Strata Solar, about the project, tour the farm and partake in a ribbon-cutting ceremony.  I have so enjoyed spending time back home in the district this past week. It is […]

Congresswoman Renee Ellmers: Providing Opportunities for Our Veterans

Photo of the Week: During an Oversight and Investigations subcommittee hearing last week, I spoke with a panelist from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services regarding the poor implementation of Obamacare. I was able to question the effectiveness of using taxpayer money for a program that has operated on an inconsistent and unpredictable basis. […]

Congresswoman Renee Ellmers: Passing Bills that Empower All Americans

Photo of the Week: I had the opportunity to speak with several members of the Republican Women’s Policy Committee at a press conference earlier in the week. We used this forum to discuss the important legislation that has been introduced in the 113th Congress to both assist and empower women. Click here or on the […]

Butterfield Statement on House Republicans Passage of a Resolution Authorizing Speaker Boehner to Sue the President of the United States

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today issued the following statement after the Republican-led House of Representatives passed a resolution, H. Res. 676, to allow Speaker John Boehner and House Republicans to sue President Obama for using executive authority to delay implementation of the employer mandate provision of the Affordable Care Act: “Never […]

Reps. Butterfield, Johnson highlight 49th Anniversary of Medicare & Medicaid

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Reps. G. K. Butterfield (D-NC) and Hank Johnson (D-GA) marked the 49th anniversary of the enactment of Medicare and Medicaid.  President Lyndon Johnson signed Medicare and Medicaid into law on July 30, 1965. “Forty-nine years ago, Democrats created Medicare and Medicaid; over nearly half a century, we have sustained them; now […]

Butterfield Joins Mayor Adam O’Neal for Final Leg of His 300-mile Walk from Belhaven, NC to Washington, DC

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) joined Mayor Adam O’Neal during the final leg of his near 300-mile walk from Belhaven, NC to Washington, DC.  Republican Mayor O’Neal began his walk two weeks ago to protest the state’s refusal to expand Medicaid following the closing of the only hospital in the Belhaven […]