Merlinda Baure is a candidate running in the upcoming 2022 Philippine elections for member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan in Surigao Del Sur Province under the Lakas Christian Muslim Democrats ticket. She is running in the First District. Baure's ballot number is 3, with the name appearing as "BAURE, MERLIN (LAKAS)".
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.