Former Congressman Mac Collins has endorsed State Sen. John Douglas in the Republican primary for Public Service Commission:
Today State Senator John Douglas, who recently announced he would run for Public Service Commissioner, proudly announced the endorsement of former U.S. Congressman Mac Collins. Congressman Collins joins a growing list of prominent Republican leaders to endorse Douglas for PSC, including dozens of members of the Georgia General Assembly.
“Senator Douglas has been a champion of conservative principles in the State Senate and has served the 17th District with honor and integrity. I am confident that he will take his experience and conservative ideals to the Public Service Commission and am pleased to endorse him in his candidacy for the PSC,” stated Congressman Collins.
Senator Douglas thanked Congressman Collins for his support and endorsement saying, “It is an honor to have the endorsement of such an honorable, esteemed and well respected Georgia Republican. I am humbled to have the Congressman’s support, along with so many of my colleagues in the Georgia General Assembly and I will honor their confidence in my candidacy with continued hard work on the campaign trail.”
Douglas is one of four Republicans running the July 20th primary.
No word on whether Collins has conceded to Jim Marshall.