Aldo DiCarlo Answers Question 40

Question 40:
I have never been personally declared bankrupt, nor have I been in a position of authority of a business that has declared bankruptcy.

Personally, I do not feel a bankruptcy declaration should preclude candidates from running for municipal office, on its own.  A candidate’s attribute’s should be looked at as a whole.  Although a candidate may have financial management issues, they may excel in other attributes that would help, especially as only one member of a council.  The most effective council is one that has a balance of different talents.  Not every person has to have every qualification, as long as on a whole, the council can deal with everything.

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