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28 October 2010

Olens' Main Reason for Running: "I Was Getting Bored"

There are some who say a gaffe is what happens when a politician tells the truth.

Well, here's audio of a gaffe from Republican Attorney General candidate Sam Olens provided by the campaign of Democrat Ken Hodges:

Sam Olens: I Was Getting Bored

In a conference call with the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, Olens said, "The main reason that I seriously considered running for Attorney General rather than staying as head of the Atlanta Regional Commission and Cobb County was I was getting bored. It was not a challenge anymore."

The Ken Hodges campaign says their platform is based on keeping Georgia safe.