2022 Philippine senatorial race

Partido Pederal ng Maharlika fields 4 senatorial bets

Pauline Macaraeg
Partido Pederal ng Maharlika fields 4 senatorial bets

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The party’s standard bearer is Orlando de Guzman

The Partido Pederal ng Maharlika has fielded four senatorial candidates for the 2022 elections.

The party’s standard-bearer is Orlando de Guzman, who filed his certificate of candidacy on October 8. The party’s senatorial candidates filed on the same day. They have no vice presidential candidate.

Not much is known about the party, except that it pushes for federalism in the Philippines as seen in its promotional videos. Its Facebook page shows that it was created only in May 2021. It also has a YouTube account, which was created in March 2021.

Below is Partido Pederal ng Maharlika’s senatorial slate:

  1. Lynn Alegre
  2. Lourdes Candy Darimbang
  3. Emily Mallillin
  4. Jamila Dipatuan

– Rappler.com

Pauline Macaraeg

Pauline Macaraeg is part of the Rappler Research Team’s fact-checking unit. Aside from debunking dubious claims, she also enjoys crunching data and writing stories about the economy, environment, and media democracy.