Peralta, Maria Theresa Rodriguez is a candidate running in the upcoming Philippine elections as a member of the Abante Pangasinan Ilokano (API). She is hoping to be elected to the seat in Balungao, Pangasinan. Peralta is hoping to be elected and assume the role of Municipal Mayor. Her name appears on the ballot as "2 PERALTA, RIZA (API)".
This candidate is running for the position of Municipal Mayor. The mayor is responsible for supervising all programs, projects, services, and activities of the municipal government, enforcing all laws and ordinances related to governance of the municipality and the exercise of its corporate powers, maximizing resource and revenue generation, and ensuring the delivery of basic services and the provision of adequate facilities.