2022 Philippine Elections

LIST: Who is running in Eastern Samar in the 2022 Philippine elections?

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LIST: Who is running in Eastern Samar in the 2022 Philippine elections?
They are running in 1 congressional district, 1 city, and 22 municipalities

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

In Eastern Samar, they are running in 1 congressional district, 1 city, and 22 municipalities.

Who will be running for elective positions in Eastern Samar 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

  • Petronilo Abuyen Jr. (Partido Federal ng Pilipinas or PFP)
  • Ben Evardone (PDP-Laban)
  • Alfredo “Bishop” Hobayan (Independent)

For Vice Governor

  • Alejandro “Dado” Picardal Jr. (Pederalismo ng Dugong Dakilang Samahan or PDDS)
  • Marcelo Ferdinand “Dindo” Picardal (Aksyon Demokratiko)
  • Maria Caridad “Maricar” Sison (PDP-Laban)
  • Jesse Solidon (PFP)

For Board Member

First District
  • Renato Bagacay (Independent)
  • Celerino Johan “FBI” Bagro (Aksyon Demokratiko)
  • Gaspar “Gio” Baquilod Jr. (Independent)
  • Juan Buna Jr. (PDP-Laban)
  • Annabelle Capito (PDP-Laban)
  • Thelma Dalina (PFP)
  • Glenn Escoto (Aksyon Demokratiko)
  • Philip Evardone Jr. (PDDS)
  • Benedicto Gudes Sr. (PFP)
  • Nicolas Hicao (PFP)
  • Estanislao “Jun” Quelitano Jr. (PDP-Laban)
  • Byron Suyot (PDP-Laban)
  • Virginia “Gigi” Zacate (PDP-Laban)
Second District
  • Doniego Alluso (PFP)
  • Daniel “Boyboy” Baldono Jr. (PFP)
  • Susana Lourdes “Evet” Bandoy-Gaylon (PDP-Laban)
  • Nesty Anthony “Nestonette” Cablao (Aksyon Demokratiko)
  • Rodito Fabillar (PFP)
  • Maximo “Max” Garado (Aksyon Demokratiko)
  • Mark Pol Gonzales (PDP-Laban)
  • Melchor Mergal (PDP-Laban)
  • Camilo Salazar (PFP)
  • Jose Vallejos (PFP)
  • Manuel “Maning” Velasco (PDP-Laban)
  • Adel Jo Christelle Yadao (PDP-Laban)

For congressional representative

Lone District
  • Maria Fe Abunda (PDP-Laban)
  • Febida Padel (Independent)

City and municipalities

Borongan City (Capital)

For Mayor
  • Jose Ivan Dayan Agda (PDP-Laban)
  • Jennifer Anacio (Aksyon Demokratiko)
For Vice Mayor
  • Emmanuel Tiu Sonco (PDP-Laban)

Guiuan

For Mayor
  • Gorgonio “Goyo” Cabacaba (Liberal Party or LP)
  • Annaliza Kwan (Nacionalista Party or NP)
  • Kiriath Jearim Andrei Tumanda (Aksyon Demokratiko)
For Vice Mayor
  • Veronica “Vero” Cabacaba-Ramirez (PDP-Laban)
  • Epifanio “Fanny” Egargo (Aksyon Demokratiko)

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

– Rappler.com