LP confirms Iloilo City slate for 2013-A A +A
Saturday, September 22, 2012
THE Liberal Party (LP) has confirmed this city’s party candidates to carry the banner of the dominant political party in the 2012 midterm elections.
Confirmed as upcoming candidates by LP stalwart, Ilonggo Senator Franklin M. Drilon last September 21 in a show of force event held in the Jaro gymnasium are party reelectionists congressman Jerry P. Treñas, city mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog and vice mayor Jose Espinosa III with no opposition from any party members.
Incumbent Councilors Lyndon Acap, Rodel Fullon Agado, Joshua Alim, RLeone Geroche, Jason Gonzales, Plaridel Nava, and Nielex Tupas were also confirmed to run for city councilors under the LP.
Joining the incumbent councilors are former city Kagawads Arman Parcon and Eduardo Peñaredondo. Completing the LP lineup are new faces Love-love Baronda, Jay Treñas, and Liecel Zulueta.
Drilon said the LP slate in the city is formidable and ready to face opponents from other parties. The senator was designated by the party hierarchy to confirm the city candidates.