– Gov. Scott Walker today announced U.S. Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) will
serve as the Georgia state chairman for his presidential campaign.
"I am honored to welcome Congressman Collins, a principled
conservative and devoted public servant, to our growing team," said
Walker. "We believe Georgia's March primary will prove to be a critical
contest on the path to the Republican nomination, and we intend to
campaign hard in the state. We appreciate Congressman Collins' gracious
support and look forward to working alongside him as we share our
message of fighting and winning with the people of Georgia and America."
"Gov. Walker represents the best of America," said Collins. "He is a
man who lives the values of faith and hard work that make this country
great. He has not only fought for conservative values, but he has
actually won. That is why I am proud to announce my support for Gov.
Walker. I look forward to Gov. Walker continuing at a national level
the legacy of success he has established in Wisconsin to protect
pro-family, religious values, eliminate burdensome regulations, lower
taxes, cut spending, and reduce the size of government."
U.S. Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) is proud to represent the Ninth
Congressional District of Georgia in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Collins has served as a Chaplain in the U.S. Air Force Reserve for more
than a decade. A former small business owner and managing partner at
Collins & Csider, Collins previously served three terms in the
Georgia House and was named one of Governor Deal's Floor Leaders in