2022 Philippine Elections

LIST: Who is running in Biliran in the 2022 Philippine elections?

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LIST: Who is running in Biliran in the 2022 Philippine elections?
They are running in 1 congressional district and 8 municipalities

Political aspirants in 81 provinces filed their certificates of candidacies October 1-8.

In Biliran, they are running in 1 congressional district and 8 municipalities.

Who will be running for elective positions in Biliran in the coming May 2022 polls?

This page has been updated to reflect the Commission on Elections’ tentative list “based on the initial evaluation of the Certificates of Nomination, Certificates of Candidacy and Certificates of Nomination and Acceptance.”

The Comelec says “the contents of the list…are subject to change as a result of any further evaluation or resolution” of the commission en banc.

For Governor

  • Edgardo Ambe (Promdi)
  • Gerard Roger Espina (Nacionalista Party or NP)

For Vice Governor

  • Brigido “Kokoy” Caneja III (NP)

For Board Member

First District
  • Miguel Casas Jr. (NP)
  • Roselyn Espina-Paras (Aksyon Demokratiko)
  • Ricardo Kho (NP)
  • Rolando “Lando” Ty (NP)
Second District
  • Florida Bunani (Independent)
  • Grace Casil (Lakas-CMD)
  • Carlos “Charlie” Chan (NP)
  • Irvin Cordeta (Independent)
  • Gina Maria Enage (NP)
  • Berlina Garin (Independent)
  • Rico Peñaflor (Independent)
  • Ruel Rosales (Independent)
  • Allan Paul Tubis (NP)

For congressional representative

Lone District
  • Gerardo “Gerryboy” Espina Jr. (Lakas-CMD)

Municipalities

Biliran

For Mayor
  • Myra Cabrales (Lakas-CMD)
  • Neil Francis Peñaflor (Aksyon Demokratiko)
For Vice Mayor
  • Benedicto “Bening” Corpin (Promdi)
  • Mario Nierras Sr. (Lakas-CMD)
For Councilor
  • Angel Bacatano (Aksyon Demokratiko)
  • Carlos Chan Jr. (Lakas-CMD)
  • Henry Cordeta (Independent)
  • Wilbert “Willy” Corpin (Promdi)
  • Joel Dacillo (Lakas-CMD)
  • Leandro “Klong” Enage (Lakas-CMD)
  • Reynaldo Estacion (Lakas-CMD)
  • Jaime Garillo (Independent)
  • Ernesto Gelizon (Promdi)
  • Jonas Jadulco (Lakas-CMD)
  • Mateo “Matmat” Malinao (Independent)
  • Ferdinand Paa (Independent)
  • Dorica Palconit (Independent)
  • Anthony Peñaflor (Independent)
  • Antonio Reñola (Lakas-CMD)
  • Rico “Bongbong” Retorca (Independent)
  • Hydee Rosal (Independent)
  • Asisclo Talaogon (Lakas-CMD)

Naval (Capital)

For Mayor
  • Gretchen Stephanie Espina (NP)
For Vice Mayor
  • Vicente Curso Jr. (NP)

We will post the official list of candidates once the Commission on Elections makes it available. 

– Rappler.com