Why I absolutely Love Renne Ellmers

I've been quoted on twitter saying that if there is one congressperson elected in 2010 that I want to see re-elected it is Ann Marie Buerkle and I stand by that. But Renne Ellmers (NC-2) is as close a second and you can get, and if you want to know why, here is an example: … Continue reading Why I absolutely Love Renne Ellmers

Two great nurses for a sick congress

With less than 18 hours to the show premiere I've had little time for blogging but I see there is great news from two districts where Registered Nurses rather than career politicians are changing the face of the congress. Renee Ellmers has won in NC-2. My congratulations to Renee, Lorie Byrd and all those who … Continue reading Two great nurses for a sick congress

Keith Lepor Renee Ellmers and the age of the citizen congressman

My latest for Examiner.com deals with the idea of non career politicians running for office this year, a snippet: He (Keith Lepor) mentioned how one of the hosts at WTKK 96.9 Michelle McPhee scolded him saying that he had not “done his time” in the legislature or the school committee or local politics, he didn’t … Continue reading Keith Lepor Renee Ellmers and the age of the citizen congressman

Voices of the Candidates Renee Ellmers (r) NC-2

I had a chance to talk to Renee Ellmers on Friday morning about her campaign to unseat Bob Etheridge: I will be talking more about Renee in my next examiner article. North Carolina 2 is lucky to have her.