Election: Attorney General preview The GA Voice Editors July 9, 2010 Georgia REPUBLICANS Sam OlensAge: 52 Occupation: Attorney Residence: Marietta, GAWebsite: www.olensforag.com• Generally perceived as having brought a more moderate, business-focused tone to Cobb County when he became head of the Cobb County Commission, which had previously made international headlines with a 1993 resolution calling homosexuality “incompatible with community standards.” Preston W. SmithAge: 37 Occupation: Attorney/Business Executive Residence: Rome, GAWebsite: www.PrestonSmith.org• As a member of Georgia Senate, voted for state constitutional amendment banning gay marriage. Max WoodAge: 50 Occupation: Attorney Residence: Macon, GAWebsite: www.woodforattorneygeneral.com DEMOCRATS Ken HodgesAge: 44 Occupation: attorney Residence: Atlanta, GAWebsite: www.kenhodges.com Rob TeilhetAge: 36 Occupation: Lawyer Residence: Smyrna, GAWebsite: www.robforgeorgia.com• Endorsed by Atlanta Stonewall Democrats• Attended 2010 HRC dinner• As a member of the Georgia House, voted against the state constitutional amendment banning gay marriage and for a bill to prevent cities from requiring private businesses to offer domestic partner benefits to be eligible for city contracts. SHARE ON Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website 6 + eight = Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.