In partnership with the Organization of Chinese Americans (Georgia) and the United Ebony Society of Gwinnett County, the League of Women Voters of Gwinnett County hosted a Judicial Candidate Forum at Berkmar High School in Lilburn on Tuesday night.
The July 10 forum was crowded, as candidates with grassroots campaigns took the opportunity to share their message and shake hands with future constituents.
David Hancock, a Suwanee businessman running for Congress against incumbent Rob Woodall, is making his second bid for public office. He ran for State House four years ago.
“The reason I ran four years ago is that the guy that had been my representative for years and years, no one would run against him,” said Hancock.
Hancock wishes more people would consider running so that the public has more options.
After much consideration, Hancock, a software company executive, decided to run again,