Author: J.A. Carizo

Hamor is Sorsogon’s new “amor”?

With Chiz Escudero seeking a return to the Senate, political ally, Boboy Hamor of the Nationalist People's Coalition (NPC), stepped up and bested three other contenders namely Sally Lee of the National Unity Party (NUP), Noli Gimena of the Partido Pederal ng Maharlika (PPM), and independent candidate Yaps Sentes. Hamor generated 73% of the total … Continue reading Hamor is Sorsogon’s new “amor”?

Top positions in Masbate: Lagi na lang “a Kho”?

The Khos, all running under Partido Demokratiko ng Pilipinas - Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) secured all the top positions in Masbate including the gubernatorial, vice gubernatorial and Congressional Distric posts. Husband and wife Antonio and Olga Kho were elected governor and vice governor of the island province. Tony got 247,043 votes defeating heavily Bong Bravo … Continue reading Top positions in Masbate: Lagi na lang “a Kho”?

Catanduanes goes for the Cuas

Joseph “Boboy” Cua and Peter “Boss Te” Cua both received the mandates of the Catandungans for governor and vice governor, respectively. Boboy was given another term while Boss Te had a fresh mandate. Boboy, running under the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC) ticket, garnered 66% of the total votes cast for governor or an equivalent of … Continue reading Catanduanes goes for the Cuas

Tallado bows out in CamNorte

Camarines Norte Governor Edgar Tallado will say goodbye to the gubernatorial post as he lost by around 14 thousand votes to Dong Padilla. The contenders shared equally the 12 municipalities. Padilla topped in Basud, Daet, Jose Panganiban, Paracale, Talisay and Vinzons while the rest went to Tallado. Concon Panotes also won the vice gubernatorial race … Continue reading Tallado bows out in CamNorte

All in the family: Villafuertes cement their hold of CamSur

The Villafuerte father and sons took Camsur by the hand when they won again in the recently concluded local elections. In the gubernatorial race, the youngest Villafuerte, Luigi, won over Nonoy Andaya with a vote margin of 76,530 with 97.97% of the election returns transmitted. Luigi got 483,741 while Andaya got 407,211. The pro-China candidate, … Continue reading All in the family: Villafuertes cement their hold of CamSur

Albay has a new governor

Al Francis Bichara is now bowing out as governor of the Province of Albay and will be replaced by Legazpi City Mayor Noel Rosal this July 1, 2022. Bichara lost to Rosal getting only one in every four votes. As of this writing, Bichara got 227,627 votes while Rosal garnered 453,013 based on unofficial results … Continue reading Albay has a new governor

To win the elections, has LRay made a new low?

The 4Gs to win an election are "guns, goons, gold and greed". Greed is the latest addition because it is the driving factor, the motivation, to use the other three. Apparently, an audio recording of Cong. LRay Villafuerte circulating in the social media is to be believed, the Villafuertes of Camarines Sur already have completed … Continue reading To win the elections, has LRay made a new low?