Velchez, Juan Jr. Arcilla is running for Municipal Vice-Mayor in the upcoming elections. He is running for office as a candidate of the Lakas Christian Muslim Democrats. He is running for election to a seat in Bagamanoc, Catanduanes. He is campaigning under the ballot name of "VELCHEZ, TOHO (LAKAS)".
This candidate is running for the position of Municipal Vice Mayor. The vice mayor is responsible for presiding over the sangguniang bayan (municipal council) and signing warrants for expenditures appropriated for its operation, appointing officials and employees of the sangguniang bayan, with exceptions provided in the Local Government Code, exercising the powers and perform the duties and functions of the municipal mayor in cases of temporary vacancy, and assuming the municipal mayor’s office in the event of a permanent one.