GMA spox Raul Lambino to run against Chan dynasty in Pozzorubio
After losing in the 2010 national elections, a politiko from Pangasinan will try his luck in his hometown in 2016.
A Politiko source said that Raul Lambino, one of President Gloria Arroyo’s loyal lieutenants, would run for mayor in the town of Pozorrubio.
Lambino’s ran for senator in 2010 under Lakas-CMD but lost.
He will go up against incumbent Mayor Art Chan of the Nationalist Peoples Coalition who is on his second term.
AChan was mayor of the town from 1998 to 2007 and was succeeded by his wife Emma from 2007 to 2010.
Chan’s son, Kelvin, is the current vice mayor.
Lambino has chosen businessman Ernesto Go as his running mate against the father and son tandem.
Pozorrubio is known for its patupat, a sweet sticky rice delicacy wrapped in a bag made out of young coconut leaves.
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