Local Politics

Ellmers gets three committee assignments

Posted December 17, 2010 6:33 p.m. EST

— Renee Ellmers, Congresswoman-elect in North Carolina's Second District, will sit on the agriculture, small business and foreign affairs committees when she joins the 112th Congress Jan. 5.

Ellmers said the assignments put her in a unique position to address issues important to the residents of district, which includes Fort Bragg.