Judd Apatow urges Georgia voters to get rid of Doug Collins after 'terrorists' comment
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Comedian Judd Apatow is urging his fans in Georgia to register to vote and support a challenger to Rep. Doug CollinsDouglas (Doug) Allen CollinsSunday shows preview: As coronavirus spreads in the U.S., officials from each sector of public life weigh in Justice IG pours fuel on looming fight over FISA court Loeffler traded .4M in stocks as Congress responded to coronavirus pandemic MORE (R-Ga.).

In a tweet late Wednesday, Apatow slammed Collins for suggesting that Democrats in the House and Senate were "mourn[ing]" the death of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani in a U.S. drone strike.

"We see that they mourn Soleimani more than they mourn our Gold Star families," Collins said on Fox Business Network's "Lou DobbsLouis (Lou) Carl DobbsTwo additional Fox Media employees test positive for COVID-19 Second Fox Business employee tests positive for coronavirus Fox Business host Lou Dobbs in self-quarantine after staffer tests positive for coronavirus MORE Tonight."


Democrats are "in love with terrorists," Collins added.

Apatow responded with a short message, tweeting: "REGISTER TO VOTE DOUG COLLINS OUT."

Numerous Republicans have echoed Collins's attacks in recent days over Democratic lawmakers' opposition to President TrumpDonald John TrumpPelosi eyes end of April to bring a fourth coronavirus relief bill to the floor NBA to contribute 1 million surgical masks to NY essential workers Private equity firm with ties to Kushner asks Trump administration to relax rules on loan program: report MORE's decision to carry out the strike against Soleimani, which many critics have argued went around Congress's power to declare war.

"You don't see anyone standing up for Iran. You're not hearing any of the Gulf members. You're not hearing China. You're not hearing Russia. The only ones that are mourning the loss of Soleimani are our Democrat leadership and our Democrat presidential candidates," former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki HaleyNimrata (Nikki) HaleyCoronavirus sets off industry scramble for aid from Washington Why Klobuchar should be Biden's vice presidential pick Overnight Defense: 'Tens of thousands' of National Guard troops could be activated for coronavirus response | Hospital ships could take week to deploy | Trump says military to help Americans stuck in Peru MORE told Fox News earlier this week.

"I'm a little tired of this hero worship of whoever the president has taken out," White House counselor Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayBiden fights for attention in coronavirus news cycle Trump says he's open to speaking to Biden about coronavirus The Hill's Campaign Report: Biden offers to talk coronavirus response with Trump MORE said in a separate interview this week.