newsobserver.com blogs

Under the Dome

Ellmers may face serious primary challenge from right next year

Republican Rep. Renee Ellmers of Dunn may have a serious primary challenge from the right next spring.

Jim Duncan, the chairman of the Chatham County Republican Party and co-founder of the grassroots organization, The Coalition for American Principles, is contemplating a challenge to Ellmers. Duncan spent his career as an executive with Comdisco Inc., a high tech equipment leasing company. Duncan grew up where his father -- a South Carolina native -- was a New York city police detective. He has been active in a number of civic activities including the Upper Room Academy in Raleigh and the Durham Boys and Girls Club.

Ellmers was elected to Congress in 2010 as part of the Tea Party movement and as an outspoken critic of Obamacare. But she has received some criticism from the party's right that she has been too close to House Speaker John Boehner and has been insufficiently aggressive in fighting implementation of Obamacare.


Comments

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

Coach Bags Outlet

Shezanne Cassim, http://www.coachoutletstorenio.com/ the American jailed in the United Arab Emirates after posting a video parody, http://www.coachfactoryoutletion.net/ was sentenced Monday to one year in prison and a fine of 10,000 UAE dirhams (approximately $2,700). http://www.coachoutletonlineeco.com/
The young American living in the UAE has been imprisoned since April, his family says, http://www.coachoutletonlinesai.com/ for posting what was intended to be a funny video on the Internet.
He was accused http://www.coachfactoryouletnoc.net/ of defaming the UAE's image abroad, according to The National, http://www.coachfactoryoutletrito.com/ the country's main English-language newspaper. http://www.coachfactoryoutletsein.com/
The video in question is a http://www.coachfactoryoutletcoit.com/ 19-minute short that pokes fun at a clique of Dubai teens who are influenced by hip-hop culture. http://www.coachfactoryoutletianc.com/ In the 1990s, the label "Satwa G" was coined for a group of suburban teens who were known to talk tougher than they really were.http://www.coachoutletsia.com/
The video depicts a look at a "combat school" in the suburb of Satwa, where these "gangsters" http://www.coachoutletstoreani.com/ are trained. The training includes how to throw sandals at targets, using clothing http://www.coachoutletmoa.com/ accessories as whips, and how to call on the phone for backup.Cassim's family http://www.coachoutletstoreoesc.com/ says the 29-year-old has been charged with endangering national security.The charges http://www.coachoutletstoreoan.net/ were not read out in court. UAE officials would only say "Mr. Cassim was charged under the UAE's penal code. Anyone charged with a crime under the laws of the UAE is entitled to the fair trial protections contained in the UAE's constitution." http://www.coachoutletonlineaec.com/
Cassim, from Woodbury, Minnesota, moved to Dubai in 2006 after graduating from college http://www.truereligionjeansftc.com/ to work for PricewaterhouseCoopers. http://www.truereligionjeansct.com/
He and some friends made and posted the video online in 2012. He was arrested in April. http://www.truereligionjeanssi.com/ He was interrogated and arrested http://www.mmichaelkorsoutletpl.net/ in Dubai before being http://www.michaelkorsoutletstoreptf.com/ transferred to a maximum http://www.michaelkorsoutletpft.com/ security prison in Abu Dhabi. His family says it was five months before http://www.michaelkorsoutletacs.net/ he was notified of the charges http://www.chaneloutletmobai.com/ against him.

Sober Home

SCRC provides there best services for there clients for there sobriety as they fell relax them selves.
socalrecovery.com

There's A Price To Be Paid For Being Off The Rail

See subject.

Good news for Democrat raising $....

There a few serious Democrats looking at this seat. This news will likely push one of them over the edge to announce their candidacy. Should be an interesting year to see who ultimately ends up in this seat in January of 2015 when the 114th United States Congress is seated.

Cars View All
Find a Car
Go
Jobs View All
Find a Job
Go
Homes View All
Find a Home
Go

Want to post a comment?

In order to join the conversation, you must be a member of dome.newsobserver.com. Click here to register or to log in.
Advertisements