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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-N.C.)

District: 2nd District
Political Highlights: Dunn Planning Board, 2006-11; U.S. House of Representatives, 2011-present
Born: Feb. 9, 1964; Ironwood, Mich.
Residence: Dunn
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Husband, Brent Ellmers; one child
Education: Oakland U., B.S. 1990
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2010 (3rd term)
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Communications & Technology; Energy & Power; Health)

Election History
2014generalRenee Ellmers (R) 122,12858.8
Clay Aiken (D) 85,47941.2
2012generalRenee Ellmers (R) 174,06655.9
Steve Wilkins (D) 128,97341.4
Brian Irving (LIBERT) 8,3582.7
2010generalRenee Ellmers (R) 93,87649.5
Bob Etheridge (D) 92,39348.7
Tom Rose (LIBERT) 3,5051.8
Roll Call Vitals


on the House Seniority List

Fellow North Carolina Rep. Howard Coble (R) is 18th.


North Carolina is 13th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.


Twitter Followers (@repreneeellmers)

Rep. Renee Ellmers has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-Vt.) has the most appearances so far this year.

Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.