Renee Ellmers is the Republican U.S. Representative for North Carolina's 2nd District, defeating incumbent Democrat Bob Etheridge in the 2010 election. She is a registered nurse, Clinic Director of Trinity Wound Care Center and teaches Sunday school at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Ellmers is a fiscal conservative concerned for the direction of this country. "My economic plan can be summed up in 4 words: Cut Taxes. Cut Spending." She has been endorsed by the SBA List for her pro-life stance. Per the SBA,
|| Ellmers's commitment to rescind taxpayer funding of abortion in health care and in every aspect of federal spending is urgently needed in the coming Congress. A new women's movement which affirms its original pro-life roots is making its way to the House of Representatives, and Ellmers is one of its brightest new stars.
Her opponent Etheridge was filmed in 2010 assaulting a student for asking a question about his votes.   In addition, disrespecting a U.S. Marine for asking a question at a healthcare townhall with sarcasm and refusing to answer. 
- ↑ Congressman Assaults Student on Washington Sidewalk, YouTube
- ↑ Renee Ellmers’s Bully Beatdown, National Review Online, September 16, 2010
- ↑ Congressman Bob Etheridge Health Care Town Hall Lillington U.S. Marine Scolded, YouTube