J Benedict Melgar is a candidate in the 2022 Philippine elections for the position of member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan in the province of Occidental Mindoro. He is campaigning for the Nationalist People's Coalition party. He is running in the Second District. He will appear on the ballot as "MELGAR, BALDO (NPC)".
This candidate is running for the position of Sangguniang Panlalawigan (Provincial Board) Member. A provincial board member is responsible for enacting ordinances and resolutions to appropriate funds for the programs and projects of the province, enacting annual and supplemental appropriations of the provincial government, approving and passing ordinances and resolutions necessary for the function of the provincial government, granting franchises, and approving permits and licenses.