La Union Governor Emmanuel “Pacoy” Ortega is seeking reelection in the 2022 polls, while his daughter Rafy Ortega-David is running as board member in the province’s 1st District.
The father-daughter politiko tandem filed their certificates of candidacy on Friday, October 1.
In announcing their candidacies in a Facebook post, Ortega heaped praises on his daughter.
“With her skills, passion, and dedication for public service, I am certain that she will be of great help for La Union to achieve its development plans and objectives,” said Ortega.
“Agtultuloy latta ti naimpusuan a serbisio para iti #StrongerLaUnion, a province worth living in. GOD bless us all!” he added.