Mayor: New leader should takeover-A A +A
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO -- Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan said it’s time new blood takeover the governance of Angeles City at least after the current term.
“I am certain more qualified leaders could take our places come in the future,” said Pamintuan on Tuesday.
“We have, right now, 376 students at the City College and of this, 123 are full-time academic scholars. I am sure one of them could be the next leader of the city. Let’s give it to them. As for me, tapos na at dapat an munang magbigay ang mga politicians like the Lazatins, Nepomucenos and even us Pamintuans…” said Pamintuan.
The camp of Representative Carmelo Lazatin said it agrees with Pamintuan.
Lazatin’s chief aide, Irish Calaguas, said the lawmaker wants just one term to correct and put in place much-needed reforms in fiscal management in Angeles City.
Published in the Sun.Star Pampanga newspaper on January 31, 2013.