Socrates, Maria Nancy Macalinao, is a candidate for City Vice-Mayor in the Philippines’ 2022 elections. She is running for office as a candidate of the Aksyon Demokratiko. She is seeking to be elected to a seat in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan. Socrates will appear as "2 SOCRATES, NANCY (AKSYON)" on election day.
This candidate is running for the position of City Vice Mayor. The vice mayor is responsible for presiding over the sangguniang panlungsod (city council), signing all warrants for the expenditures of the city council, appointing officials and employees of the city council, exercising the powers and performing the duties and functions of the city mayor in cases of temporary vacancy, and assuming the office of mayor in the event of a permanent one.