Recto, Richard is a candidate running for Governor of Batangas in the 2022 Philippine elections. He is campaigning as an independent, without a party. Recto is number 4 on the ballot.
This candidate is running for the position of Governor. The governor is responsible for supervising the implementation of programs and projects carried out by the provincial government, overseeing the enforcement of laws and ordinances that affect the province, initiating and maximizing revenue generation for the province, initiating and maximizing the use of resources in the implementation of programs and projects for the benefit of his/her constituents, ensuring the delivery of basic services and the provision of adequate facilities for constituents, and overseeing the implementation of the provincial development plan.