TEAM FRESNEDI DOMINATES MIDTERM ELECTIONS IN MUNTI: The Commission on Elections proclaimed re-electionist Muntinlupa City Mayor Jaime Fresnedi (4th from left), along with his running mates Temy Simundac (5th from left) for Vice-Mayor and Ruffy Biazon (right) for Congressman, as winners in the local midterm elections. On Tuesday morning, 16 out 19 candidates from Team Fresnedi were declared winners in the local executive and Sangguniang Panlungsod positions. Fresnedi is serving his third consecutive and last term as Muntinlupa City mayor. The local exec garnered 164,144 votes over his rival mayoralty bet and former Bureau of Immigration Deputy Commissioner Red Mariñas trailing behind with 52,127 votes.
Re-electionist Muntinlupa City Mayor Jaime Fresnedi has secured his third consecutive term with landslide victory, along with allies dominating the local midterm elections.
The Commission on Elections proclaimed Fresnedi, running under the Liberal Party, and his running mates Temy Simundac for Vice-Mayor and Congressman Ruffy Biazon, both under the PDP-Laban, as winners in Muntinlupa City on Tuesday morning.
With a margin of more than 110,000 votes, Fresnedi garnered 164,144 votes over his rival mayoralty bet and former Bureau of Immigration Deputy Commissioner Red Mariñas trailing behind at 52,127 votes.
COMELEC Muntinlupa Atty. Kimberley Joy T. Alzate – Cu said the board of canvassers canvassed 373 clustered precincts with over 225,226 voters in Muntinlupa City.
Team Fresnedi City Council bets also took the lead in two districts. In District 1, winning councilors under Fresnedi’s team include Atty. Raul Corro, Alexson Diaz, Paty Katy Boncayao, Louie Arciaga, Allan Camilon, and Valentino Niefes. While completing the list were opposition party bets Phanie Teves and Ivee Arciaga.
In District 2, winners under the local exec’s team include Nep Santiago, Marissa Rongavilla, Ryan Bagatsing, Lester Baes, Jun Metong Sevilla, Arlene Hilapo, and Eliot Martinez. Dhes Arevalo was the only member of the opposition party to be proclaimed as winner in District 2.
Fresnedi extended his gratitude to the people of Muntinlupa for trusting his administration and vowed to continue to advocate good governance in the city.
Source: Public Information Office