Bernaldez, Frank Buena is running in the 2022 Philippine elections as a member of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino Lakas ng Bayan. Bernaldez is running for Municipal Mayor, in Bato, Camarines Sur Province. Bernaldez is set to appear on the ballot on May 9 as "1 BERNALDEZ, FRANK (PDPLBN)".
This candidate is running for the position of Municipal Mayor. The mayor is responsible for supervising all programs, projects, services, and activities of the municipal government, enforcing all laws and ordinances related to governance of the municipality and the exercise of its corporate powers, maximizing resource and revenue generation, and ensuring the delivery of basic services and the provision of adequate facilities.