Rep. Renee Ellmers

Representative from North Carolina’s 2nd District, Republican

Ellmers, a Republican, has been the representative for North Carolina's 2nd congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).



Our unique analysis of the bills Ellmers has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Ellmers is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Ellmers for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Renee Ellmers sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Ellmers sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (58%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (16%) Energy (7%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%)

Recent Bills

Some of Ellmers’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Ellmers missed 171 of 4,071 roll call votes, which is 4.2%. This is worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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