Tanzo, Jan Michael Samonte is running for member of the Sangguniang Panlungsod in the upcoming Philippine elections. Tanzo is campaigning in General Santos City (Dadiangas). He is running as a candidate for the Achievement With Integrity Movement (AIM). Tanzo's name on the ballot will appear as "TANZO, ENGR. MIKE (AIM)".
This candidate is running for the position of Sangguniang Panlungsod (City Council) Member. A city council member is responsible for approving ordinances and passing resolutions for an effective city government, generating resources and revenues for the city’s development plans, program objectives, and priorities, enacting ordinances that grant franchises and authorizing the issuance of permits or licenses, regulating activities in relation to the use of land, buildings, and structures, and approving ordinances for the delivery of basic services and facilities.