Manuel Velasco is running for office as a member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan in the 2022 Philippine elections. Velasco is campaigning for the seat in the Second District of Eastern Samar. He is running as a candidate for the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino Lakas ng Bayan (PDPLBN). He is registered under the name "VELASCO, MANING (PDPLBN)".
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.