Jose Franco Castillo Mendiola is running for member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan in the upcoming Philippine elections under the banner of the Pederalismo ng Dugong Dakilang Samahan. He is running in the Second District of Occidental Mindoro province. He will be listed on the ballot as "MENDIOLA, COCO (PDDS)".
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.