Del. Ron George said Tuesday that he has selected former Frederick Alderman Shelley Aloi as his running mate in his bid for the Republican nomination for governor.
George, a two-term legislator from Anne Arundel County, presented Aloi as his choice for lieutenant governor at an Annapolis news conference. Tuesday was the last day to file candidacy papers for the June 24 primary.
Aloi, 53, served a single term as an alderman. She was defeated when she took on Frederick's incumbent Republican mayor, Randy McClement, in last year's municipal election.
George, 60, introduced Aloi as a woman with a varied background as an AIDS researcher, teacher,...