While still not confirming his run for the ninth district seat, Broun criticized Collins for alluding to his residency.
"It's unfortunate. I would expect more of a Baptist pastor than the kind of dirty campaign that they've already begun," said Broun, adding that he would not "get down in the mud with anybody."
About that “down in the mud” bit. Four months ago, Broun was lending his name for fundraising purposes to an outfit called National Council for Security and Enterprise, a 501(c)4 non-profit that specializes in rhetoric.
Broun's name was on the letter on Muslims and immigration that began thusly: "It's like handing your enemy a loaded shotgun – and then wrapping your mouth around the barrel." Read the entire thing here: