Rep. Doug Collins confirmed plans that he intends to run for U.S. Senate during a Fox & Friends appearance Wednesday morning. “We’re in for the Georgia Senate race. I’ve still got a lot of work left to do to help this president,” the fiercely loyal Trump defender said. “We’re getting ready for a good time down here to keep defending this president and working for the people of Georgia.”
Not all Republicans are thrilled, however, with Collins announcement. Shortly after his announcement, the National Republican Senate Committee published a statement that derided Collins’s bid as selfish and shortsighted.
National Republican Senatorial Committee’s Executive Director Kevin McLaughlin released the following statement in support of Senator Kelly Loeffler (R-GA):
“The shortsightedness in this