ANGELES CITY -- The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) expresses support for local candidates and for the Team Lazatin of mayoralty candidate Representative Carmelo Lazatin (1st district, Pampanga).
Lazatin is running for mayor against incumbent Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan.
Appearing in the UNA rally were vice mayoralty candidate Mark Allen Sison, Councilor Brian Nepomuceno, Carmelo Lazatin Jr., newsman Maximo Sangil, and lawyer Nino Enriquez.
The Lazatins, Sangil, and Enriquez will run under the Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats (Lakas-CMD) party while Nepomuceno will retain his original party, the Nationalists People's Coalition (NPC). Nepomuceno is a guest candidate under the Team Lazatin.
Former Angeles City Mayor and congressional candidate Francis Nepomuceno also opened the UNA program on behalf of Vice President Jejomar Binay.
Senatorial candidate Nancy Binay said she is confident of the abilities and qualifications of the Team Lazatin and especially of UNA's vice mayoralty candidate here in the person of former Angeles City administrator Sison.
Binay also publicly thanked the show of support of Team Lazatin in the short sortie of the group in Angeles City adding that they will always have the support of UNA.
Lazatin thanked UNA for its support adding that they will strive to ensure elections here would be peaceful and orderly.