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NC-02: Pro-union GOP front PAC shells out big bucks to prop up Renee Ellmers

You’re probably getting hit with all kinds of mailers trumpeting congresswoman Renee Ellmers’s “conservative” record. Ads will likely soon hit the radio and TV airwaves amplifying those claims.  Question:  If Renee Ellmers is such a stellar conservative, then WHY is a Super PAC mostly funded by unions…

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NC-02: Heritage Action says Renee Ellmers most liberal GOP House member from NC

Heritage Action, the political arm of The Heritage Foundation, produces ratings that have become the gold standard for evaluating how conservative Members of Congress truly are.  They track votes throughout the year and rate each member of the House and Senate on a scale of ZERO…

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NC-02: New Duncan ad hammers Ellmers on amnesty for illegals

No more Mr. Nice Guy? Jim Duncan, Renee Ellmers’s leading GOP challenger, has stepped away from his sunny, user-friendly game plan to open fire with both barrels on the incumbent congresswoman.  Here is his latest ad.  Some of the ad’s highlights? Rep. Ellmers was the…

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NC-02: The money chase, updated and speaking VOLUMES

It’s been said money is the mother’s milk of politics. It’s tough to keep going, to grow and nurture, if you’re not getting any. Well, the year-end reports are in at the FEC, and they are helping us separate the wheat from the chaff in…

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#nc-02: Weekend at Nee-Nee’s

The N&O was hard at work this weekend with a puff piece propping up Renee Ellmers a lot like those two idiots in “Weekend at Bernies” propped up and carried around their dead boss.  According to that money-bleeding, slowly-dying McClatchy property, Renee is saving small…

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Ellmers to pro-lifers: ‘I’m with you, unless you want some law passed, or want me to stand out in the cold, or something.’

Last weekend, a horde of pro-lifers descended on Washington, risking the wrath of a major snowstorm, to partake in the annual March for Life.  Last year’s event was marred by a huge SCREW-YOU move by congresswoman Renee Ellmers.  A bill banning abortions at 20 weeks…

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#ncpol Dazed & Confused & Lazy: Old Man Rob takes on the NC-02 race

For some reason, Rob Christensen is heralded as some wise oracle of North Carolina politics.  I guess it’s because he’s been around so long.  But does hanging around for a long time qualify you as great?  If so, that 20 year old senior at the…

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#ncpol NC-02: Duncan rolling up endorsements, hitting the airwaves

Kay Daly promotes herself as “The New Phyllis Schlafly.”  but the real Phyllis Schlafly — a conservative icon and backer of Donald Trump — is throwing her support behind another 2nd district Republican in the race for US House:  […] “Jim Duncan will be a…

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#ncpol NC-02: Radio hosts weighing in GOP field for US House

Religious right leader and national radio host James Dobson has already thrown his support behind Kay Daly. Now, Erick Erickson — founder of the RedState blog, a Georgia-based national radio host, and occasional fill-in for El Rushbo — has thrown his support behind retired businessman and…

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#ncpol NC-02: Child Abuse.

Renee Ellmers’s team put out the word long ago that they would not be debating ANY of their girl’s FOUR primary opponents.  But, a circumstance has developed causing them to break from that narrative:  Kay Daly fired a gun and proclaimed she is hunting RINOs…