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Georgia Governor Brian Kemp picks Kelly Loeffler for vacated US Senate seat, defying GOP wishes

USATODAY.com Monday, 2 December 2019
By picking Kelly Loeffler, Brian Kemp might have set up a bitter GOP clash over the seat, as Rep. Doug Collins has publicly left open the door to running against her next year.
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