He’s Out: Rep. Chris Collins announces he is suspending his re-election campaign

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(From CBS News)

Collins was indicted on insider trading charges for allegedly using his knowledge as a board member of a biotechnology company to help his son make illicit stock trades.

In a statement posted on Twitter, Collins said he decided it is in the best interests of constituents, the Republican Party and President Trump’s agenda to suspend his re-election campaign to Congress, adding that he “will fill out the remaining few months” of his term.

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