Brookhaven, GA, June 2, 2015 – The Post Reports – On Monday, Brookhaven attorney and author Loren Collins became the first candidate to file to run in the July 14th special election for the District 80 State Representative seat, to replace the outgoing Mike Jacobs. He is running as a self-described ‘Bull Moose’ Republican.
Collins graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2004, having also completed his undergraduate degree at UGA.
A seventh-generation Georgian and lifelong resident of DeKalb County, Loren previously ran as a write-in candidate for the Fourth District Congressional seat in 2006 and 2008. He currently practices law in Atlanta and is a certified civil mediator.
Loren is the author of the 2012 book Bullspotting: Finding Facts in the Age of Misinformation, an introductory guide to the principles of skepticism and critical thinking.
He previously wrote a blog, Barackryphal, dedicated to debunking wild conspiracy theories about President Obama. He also founded the Science! Superpac, which in 2014 circulated a questionnaire to Georgia candidates concerning their scientific literacy.
The campaign’s website is www.VoteLoren.com.
For more information, Loren can be contacted by email at email@example.com or by phone at (678) 525-6738.