Franklin Gacal is a City Vice-Mayor candidate in the upcoming Philippine elections. He is campaigning for the position as a member of the People's Champ Movement. He is running for election to a seat in General Santos City (Dadiangas), South Cotabato. On May 9, Gacal will be on the ballot as "2 GACAL, JENG (PCM)".
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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