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Doug Collins
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Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee
In office
January 3, 2019 – March 12, 2020
Preceded by Jerry Nadler
Succeeded by Jim Jordan
Vice Chair of the House Republican Conference
In office
January 3, 2017 – January 3, 2019
Leader Paul Ryan
Preceded by Lynn Jenkins
Succeeded by Mark Walker
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Georgia's 9th district
Assumed office
January 3, 2013
Preceded by Tom Graves
Member of the Georgia House of Representatives
from the 27th district
In office
January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2013
Preceded by Stacey Reece
Succeeded by Lee Hawkins
Personal details
Born
Douglas Allen Collins

August 16, 1966 (1966-08-16) (age 54)
Gainesville, Georgia, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s)
Lisa Jordan (m. 1988)
Children 3
Education University of North Georgia (BA)
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv)
Atlanta's John Marshall Law School (JD)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Navy
 United States Air Force
Years of service 2002–present (reservist)
Rank US-O5 insignia.svg Lieutenant Colonel
Unit 94th Airlift Wing.png 94th Airlift Wing
Battles/wars Iraq War

Douglas Allen Collins (born August 16, 1966) is an American politician. He is the United States Representative from Georgia's 9th congressional district since 2013. He was a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives.

In 2020, he announced his candidacy for the 2020 U.S. Senate election, challenging incumbent Republican Senator Kelly Loeffler.


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