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Duncan takes a pass on primarying Ellmers

    To the disappointment of many conservatives in The Second Congressional District, The State of North Carolina, and the nation, Chatham County GOP chairman Jim Duncan is taking a pass on a run for Congress in 2014.  We obtained this statement from Duncan’s team:…

Posted in campaign 2014 Congress Media Moore County NCGOP Politics Renee Ellmers

Raleigh radio’s Roche setting his sights on Renee Ellmers?

      It appears that Raleigh-based radio talk show host Frank Roche will be jumping into the 2014 Second Congressional District GOP primary. The district is currently represented by Republican Renee Ellmers of Dunn. Roche unsuccessfully sought the Fourth District GOP nomination in 2010…

Posted in campaign 2014 Congress Media Moore County NCGOP Renee Ellmers

Source: Chatham GOP’s Duncan eyeing primary bid against Ellmers

I spoke with a well-placed Tea Party activist based in The Second Congressional District who confirmed for me what has been one of the region’s worst kept secrets for some time:  Renee Ellmers is getting a primary opponent. My source tells me that Jim Duncan,…

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Jim Duncan: A NC grassroots leader to keep an eye on

  My diligent efforts to bring you the best intelligence and insight into Carolina politics put me into contact with a diverse array of people from across our two states.  Quite a few folks recently have been telling me to keep a close eye on…