Velez, Michael Thomas Demonteverde, is running for City Vice-Mayor in the upcoming Philippine elections. Velez is an independent candidate. He is campaigning in Silay City, Negros Occidental. He will be found on the ballot as #2 VELEZ, MYKOL (IND).
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.