37 candidates running in Pateros election

Published October 8, 2021, 9:38 PM

by Jonathan Hicap

A total of 37 candidates are running for mayor, vice mayor, and councilors in the Municipality of Pateros in the May 9, 2022 elections.

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Pateros released the names of candidates who filed their certificates of candidacy (COCs) by 5 p.m. of Oct. 8, the deadline.

Incumbent Mayor Miguel Ponce III’s team (top) and the Nacionalista Party candidates in Pateros (Facebook / Konsehal Johns Hapon Abino, Mike Lacson)

According to Armando Mallorca, Pateros election officer, two candidates are running for mayor, two for vice mayor and 33 for councilors.

Incumbent Pateros Mayor Miguel “Ike” Ponce III, who is running for reelection under the Aksyon Demokratiko party, will be challenged by independent candidate Marilyn Chiong.

For vice mayor, the candidates are Ponce’s running mate John Peter Marzan of Aksyon Demokratiko and Carlo Santos of Nacionalista Party.

There are 33 candidates who filed their COCs for councilor. Pateros, the smallest local government unit in Metro Manila, has two districts and each district has six seats for councilors. District 1 has 17 candidates while District 2 has 16.

Candidates who filed their COCs for local positions in Pateros, according to Comelec-Pateros, are:

For Mayor – Pateros

1. Miguel Ponce III – Aksyon Demokratiko

2. Marilyn Chiong – Independent

For Vice Mayor – Pateros

1. John Peter Marzan – Aksyon Demokratiko

2. Carlo Santos – Nacionalista Party

For Councilor – Pateros

District 1

1. Johns Abiño – Aksyon Demokratiko

2. Leonila Bermejo – Nacionalista Party

3. Jose Percival Capco Jr. – Independent

4. Allan Dela Cruz – Aksyon Demokratiko

5. Alberto Dela Cruz – Independent

6. Napoleon Dionisio Jr – Aksyon Demokratiko

7. Rolando Dolon – Nacionalista Party

8. Cesar Llagas – Aksyon Demokratiko

9. Moner Luna – Nacionalista Party

10. Jay Mabanglo – Partido Pilipino sa Pagbabago

11. Eric Mabazza – Nacionalista Party

12. Joseph Manzon – Nacionalista Party

13. Jorge Nicdao – Aksyon Demokratiko

14. Oscar Ongmanchi Jr. – Partido Federal ng Pilipinas

15. Arnaldo Reyes – Independent

16. Dominador Rosales Jr. – Aksyon Demokratiko

17. Milaor Villegas – Nacionalista Party

District 2

1. Maria Kathleen Ampe – Aksyon Demokratiko

2. Ernesto Cortez – Aksyon Demokratiko

3. Joven Gatpayat – Partido Pilipino sa Pagbabago

4. Ian Gutierrez – Maharlika People’s Party

5. Rommel Lambino – Independent

6. Jun Ling – Aksyon Demokratiko

7. Allan Dennis Mangoba – Nacionalista Party

8. Fernando Maravilla – Nacionalista Party

9. Ronaldo Miranda – Nacionalista Party

10. Bernardeth Pastrana – Partido Demokratiko Sosyalista ng Pilipinas

11. Jowell Raymundo – Nacionalista Party

12. Ericson Raymundo – Aksyon Demokratiko

13. Jeric Reyes – Nacionalista Party

14. Ramon Roxas – Aksyon Demokratiko

15. Jose Marvin Sanchez – Nacionalista Party

16. Serafino Santos – Independent

 
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