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#ncpol: Ellmers a Kasich girl

Elected to Congress in 2010 to kill ObamaCare, Renee Ellmers is now backing a candidate for president who enthusiastically implemented ObamaCare in Ohio.  This is from a Roll Call reporter following Ellmers on the campaign trail: Apparently, Gov. Kasich “sounds the most mature right now.”…

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NC-02: Ellmers one of SEVEN GOPers backing Equal Rights Amendment

  Yes, it’s true.  Our gal Nee-Nee has signed on to a bill with NEARLY THE ENTIRE DEMOCRAT CAUCUS to endorse passage of an Equal Rights Amendment to the US Constitution.   The latest version of the bill — which comes up in every Congress…

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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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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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#nc-02: Even the Ellmers campaign’s fact-checking is full of crap

Big Government Barbie™ has added a section on her campaign web site called Truth.   And if THIS is what Truth looks like, I suuuuuuure would hate to see what constitutes LYING in her world.  The page starts off with this snarky statement published, I’m sure,…

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Paul & Renee’s big FAT Lie

In the real world, if you mislead people in order to get them to hand over their money to you — It’s a crime.   In Raleigh and DC, it’s dismissed as business as usual.  Our nation is teetering on a precipice.  These people we…

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#ncpol: Ellmers joins Dems in bringing Ex-Im Bank back from dead

It was a nasty piece of government waste and cronyism. It needed to go.  Its charter expired on June 30.  It WAS dead.  But congressional Democrats — and some Republicans — decided to carry water for the unions and the donor class by giving the…

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#ncpol: McCarthy, um, PULLS OUT. Ellmers lawyers up.

The all-but-anointed speaker of the House is now outta  there:  House Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA)has dropped out of the race for the Speakership of the House moments before members were set to go behind closed doors to nominate a GOP candidate on the…

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Heritage Action: Jones top NCGOP conservative in DC; Ellmers, Tillis and Burr most liberal NCGOPers in Congress

Heritage Action has updated (as of October 10 their Congressional score cards.   For the North Carolina delegation, Walter Jones is on top with a conservative ranking of 89 percent.  George Holding is a close second with 88 percent.  He is followed by the two…

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#NC-02: The three faces of Renee

There’s a classic book and a movie out there called ‘The Three Faces of Eve’ — focusing on a woman’s multiple personalities.  Here in the second congressional district, we’re ‘blessed’ with a representative who also apparently suffers from that same malady.  Let’s ID and discuss…