Amanda Swafford

Last Forum — Gainesville Candidates

Thursday, October 29, the Hall County Republican Party sponsored the final forum for Ward 2 and Ward 3 City Council candidates.  Overall, it was a very good forum and lead moderator, Hall County Solicitor General Stephanie Woodard, did an exceptional job.  Below are very quick observations from the forum taken down live during the event…

Pass the Clothespin

Boy with Clothespin On Nose

By: Amanda SwaffordWe constantly complain there aren’t enough good candidates running for office. We see others hold the proverbial clothespin firmly on their nose and vote for candidates they really don’t like.  Unless we have decided to totally disengage from the system, we all do it at some point. In Georgia, such behavior is essentially…