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Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.)

  • District: 9th District, Northeast -- Blue Ridge Mountains, Gainesville
  • Residence: Gainesville
  • Born: August 16, 1966; Gainesville, Ga.
  • Religion: Baptist
  • Family: Wife, Lisa Jordan Collins; three children
  • Education: North Georgia College, B.S. 1988 (political science); New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, M.Div. 1996; John Marshall Law School (Atlanta), J.D. 2008
  • Military Service: Air Force Reserve 2002-present; Naval Reserve 1994-96
  • Political Highlights: Ga. House, 2007-13; U.S. House, 2013-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2012 (1st term); Defeated Jody Cooley, D
  • Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Asia & the Pacific; Middle East & North Africa); Judiciary (Courts, Intellectual Property & the Internet; Regulatory Reform, Commercial & Antitrust Law); Oversight & Government Reform (Economic Growth, Job Creation and Regulatory Affairs; Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service and the Census)

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State Information: 9th District, Northeast -- Blue Ridge Mountains, Gainesville

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Doug Collins (R) 192,101 76.2%
Jody Cooley (D) 60,052 23.8%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 20% Mitt Romney: 78%
2008 Barack Obama: 24% John McCain: 75%




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