Loeffler runs ad tying Doug Collins to Pelosi, Sanders, Biden

Sen. Kelly LoefflerKelly LoefflerSen. Loeffler opposes WNBA Black Lives Matter plan Senate outlook slides for GOP A commonsense solution for health care coverage in the wake of the pandemic MORE’s (R-Ga.) Senate campaign is putting six figures behind a new digital ad casting Rep. Doug CollinsDouglas (Doug) Allen CollinsSen. Loeffler opposes WNBA Black Lives Matter plan Senate outlook slides for GOP Gianforte halts in-person campaigning after wife, running mate attend event with Guilfoyle MORE (R-Ga.) as a "career politician" and linking him to prominent Democrats as the primary heats up between the two Republicans in a race that also includes several viable Democratic contenders.

“A typical career politician who says one thing and does another, who opposes term limits, who supported millions for Common Core and millions more for Sanctuary Cities and politically correct restrictions on our Second Amendment Rights,” the narrator in the ad states. “That’s typical politician Doug Collins. Doug Collins is just not who you think he is.”

The ad plays over pictures of former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenTucker Carlson ratchets up criticism of Duckworth, calls her a 'coward' Joe Biden wins New Jersey primary Biden wins Delaware primary MORE, Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersJoe Biden wins New Jersey primary Biden wins Delaware primary Military madness in the age of COVID-19 MORE (I-Vt.) and Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiClash looms over next coronavirus relief bill Trump's WHO decision raises bipartisan concerns in House Five takeaways from PPP loan data MORE (D-Calif.). It closes with a picture of Collins embracing former Georgia state House Rep. Stacey Abrams (D-Ga.), who is a top contender to be Biden’s running mate in November.

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The ad comes as polls show Loeffler in a tough election fight with Collins and Democrats Matt Lieberman and Raphael Warnock.

A recent Public Opinion Strategies poll found Collins leading the field with 19 percent, followed by Loeffler at 18 percent, Lieberman at 17 percent and Warnock at 9 percent.

The top two finishers in the primary, regardless of party, will go head-to-head in January if one candidate does not win a majority in November.

Loeffler was appointed to the Senate last year by Gov. Brian Kemp (R) to replace former Sen. Johnny IsaksonJohnny IsaksonSen. Loeffler opposes WNBA Black Lives Matter plan Senate outlook slides for GOP Warnock raises almost M in Georgia Senate race in second quarter MORE (R), who stepped down for health reasons.

President TrumpDonald John TrumpNew Jersey incumbents steamroll progressive challengers in primaries Tucker Carlson ratchets up criticism of Duckworth, calls her a 'coward' Trump on Confederate flag: 'It's freedom of speech' MORE had wanted Kemp to appoint Collins to the Senate — a dynamic Collins has sought to exploit in his own attack ads against Loeffler.

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In a recent ad, Collins's campaign swiped at Loeffler for donating nearly $1 million to Sen. Mitt RomneyWillard (Mitt) Mitt RomneyRomney, Collins, Murkowski won't attend GOP convention Trump administration narrows suspects in Russia bounties leak investigation: report Russian bounties revive Trump-GOP foreign policy divide MORE (R-Utah) when he was the GOP presidential candidate in 2012. Loeffler gave "NOTHING" to Trump’s campaign in 2016, Collins tweeted.

"Loeffler’s big money talks: but it was silent for Donald Trump," Collins said.

New York Stock Exchange CEO Jeff Sprecher, who is married to Loeffler, donated $1 million last month to America First Action, the largest outside group supporting Trump’s reelection.