Abelardo Bantug is a candidate running for City Vice-Mayor in the 2022 Philippine elections. Bantug is a member of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino Lakas ng Bayan. He is campaigning in Victorias City, Negros Occidental. Bantug is running under the ballot name "BANTUG, JUNB (PDPLBN)".
This candidate is running for the position of City Vice Mayor. The vice mayor is responsible for presiding over the sangguniang panlungsod (city council), signing all warrants for the expenditures of the city council, appointing officials and employees of the city council, exercising the powers and performing the duties and functions of the city mayor in cases of temporary vacancy, and assuming the office of mayor in the event of a permanent one.
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