Melchor Rey Sadain is running for office as a City Vice-Mayor in the Philippines' 2022 elections. He is affiliated with the Lakas Christian Muslim Democrats (LAKAS) party. He is seeking to be elected to a seat in Zamboanga City, Zamboanga Del Sur. He is running under the ballot name of "SADAIN, ATTY. MEL (LAKAS)".
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.