Mike Collins Defeats Trump-Endorsed Vernon Jones In Georgia’s 10th Congressional District GOP Primary Run-Off

Mike Collins Defeats Trump-Endorsed Vernon Jones In Georgia’s 10th Congressional District GOP Primary Run-Off


Businessman Mike Collins has defeated former Democratic State Representative Vernon Jones in Georgia’s 10th Congressional District GOP primary run-off election.

As of press time, Collins secured 78.26% of the vote while Jones earned 21.74%, according to Decision Desk HQ, with enough votes reported to project a Collins victory.

In the GOP primary, Jones secured 21.6% of the vote while Collins earned 25.6% in an eight-candidate field. In order to win outright and avoid a run-off election, the first-place finisher had to have received 50% or more of the vote.

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Governor Brian Kemp (R-GA) endorsed Collins just last week. Jones has had the support of former President Donald Trump since February.

“Today, I’m proud to endorse Mike Collins to be the next congressman for Georgia’s 10th Congressional District,” Kemp said in

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