The Campaign Spot

Election-driven news and views . . . by Jim Geraghty.

In North Carolina, Renee Ellmers Goes Up on the Air, Talking Ground Zero Mosque


I think that by and large, North Carolina Republican congressional candidate Renee Ellmers should hammer incumbent Democrat Bob Etheridge on jobs, jobs, jobs.

But he’s been claiming his GOP opponent is extreme, and so I suppose there’s some value in her staking out a position that is mainstream — even if many media voices consider it ipso facto religious bigotry:

Tags: Bob Etheridge , Renee Ellmers


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