Aichele said it was time for a new approach to governing in
Aichele's first official event as a candidate is a fundraiser in
Joseph "Skip" Brion, treasurer of the Republican Party of Pennsylvania and chairman of the Chester County Republican Committee, enthusiastically endorsed Aichele and said she is the right person for the job.
"Carol Aichele has been a top vote-getter in one of
Aichele, who calls herself a fiscal conservative, noted that
"We must focus on creating jobs, fixing our economy and providing relief to families and businesses struggling with high taxes," Aichele said. "
As a Chester County commissioner, Aichele led the effort to help the county achieve a Triple A bond rating from Moody's Investors Services, one of the few counties in the country to achieve this status, resulting in millions of dollars in savings for taxpayers each year, her campaign noted.
She also worked to
In addition to serving two terms as commissioner, Aichele was the first woman elected controller in
Aichele, a former math and science teacher, also served six years as a member of the Tredyffrin-Easttown School Board, with two years as board president. She has served in numerous leadership positions on various boards and community organizations for more than 25 years.
Aichele is a graduate of
Additional information can be found at her campaign Web site, www.CarolAichele.com