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Graves Names Rep. Renee Ellmers Chair of Subcommittee on Healthcare and Technology

Washington, D.C., January 31, 2011 -

House Small Business Committee Chairman Sam Graves (R-MO) announced today that Representative Renee Ellmers (R-NC) will chair the Subcommittee on Healthcare and Technology.

“As a nurse and small business owner, Renee Ellmers will be a great resource as the Committee examines ways we can improve the health care law without creating new problems for American entrepreneurs,” said Chairman Graves. 

Upon being named Subcommittee Chairman, Rep. Ellmers stated, “I am honored by the opportunity to serve as Chairman of the Subcommittee on Health Care and Technology.  I look forward to working with Chairman Graves and my colleagues to promote economic growth and private sector job creation through work on this important subcommittee.”

At this time, the Republican members of the Subcommittee on Healthcare and Technology include:

• Chairwoman Renee Ellmers
• Rep. King (R-IA)
• Rep. Mulvaney (R-SC)
• Rep. Tipton (R-CO)
• Rep. Fleischmann (R-TN)
• Rep. Herrera Beutler (R-WA)
• Rep. Walsh (R-IL)

To learn more about the Subcommittee on Healthcare and Technology, click here.