Tag: Albay

Albay’s 3D has new Congressman

Albay's incumbent Congressmen in the First and Second Congressional Districts got reelected with overwhelming votes while the Third District has a new Congressman. Congressman Edcel Lagman of the Liberal Party (LP) generated 96,279 votes or around 20 thousand more than closest competitor, Herbie Aguas of the Nationalist People's Coalition (NPC). Joey Salceda of the Partido … Continue reading Albay’s 3D has new Congressman


Bichara retains seat in Albay guv race

Albay incumbent Governor Al Francis Bichara retains his seat after beating Vice Governor Harold Imperial with a clear majority. Based on partial, unofficial results, Bichara garnered 249,289 votes while Imperial got only 114,828. Bichara is with the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) while Imperial is with the Liberal Party (LP) Other contenders are media … Continue reading Bichara retains seat in Albay guv race

2019 Elections: Malilipot, Albay Candidates

Incumbents Mayor Cenon Volante and Vice Mayor Johanes Ampig of Malilipot, Albay are both seeking reelection under the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan banner. Volante is facing independent candidate Richard Bo and Nationalist People's Coaltion (NPC) standard bearer, Roli Volante. Ampig, on the other hand, is facing mediaman Job Belen of Kusog Bikolandia and Rolando … Continue reading 2019 Elections: Malilipot, Albay Candidates

2019 Elections: Ligao City Candidates

Unlike in 2016, Patty Alsua will be facing two competitors in the mayoralty race this May 2019 elections - independent candidate Roman Jaucian, and Partido Federal ng Pilipinas (PFP) standard bearer Rey Prollamante. Alsua, who is running under the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), has the incumbency advantage and the machine, as well, courtesy … Continue reading 2019 Elections: Ligao City Candidates

2019 Elections: Libon, Albay Candidates

The root word of "election" is "elect" which means "to choose". But if there is only one candidate for single-seat posts, or nine candidates for eight-seat council, then election becomes a mere formality to put in power those who filed their certificates of candidacies (COCs). This may or may not be bad at all depending … Continue reading 2019 Elections: Libon, Albay Candidates

2019 Elections: Legazpi City Candidates

Legazpi City's election this May 2019 will not be as exciting as the election a decade ago. Incumbent Mayor Noel Rosal has no formidable challenger -- only the lesser known independent candidate Emmanuel Nabor. Oscar Cristobal has likewise no opponent for vice mayor. In the race for the legislative seats, seven of the ten councilors … Continue reading 2019 Elections: Legazpi City Candidates

2019 Elections: Jovellar, Albay Candidates

The Arcangel Family did it again. Just like in 2016, there will be no contest in the mayoralty and vice mayoralty races. Siblings Joseph and Jorem Arcangel are running unopposed for mayor and vice mayor, respectively. There are also a few candidates in the Councilorial elections. Only 12 participated to compete for the eight seat … Continue reading 2019 Elections: Jovellar, Albay Candidates