Robredo-Pangilinan tandem gets support at mini rally in Benguet
LA TRNINIDAD, Benguet—About 500 supporters of Vice President Leni Robredo and her running mate, Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan, staged a mini campaign rally here on Tuesday (April 26), drawing support from some local candidates.
Robredo’s youngest daughter, Jillian, joined the crowd during the event after also campaigning for her mother in nearby Baguio City.
During the rally held at the parking area of the town’s public market, Lawyer Jerry Marave, who is running for governor of Benguet under the Kilusang Bagong Lipunan (KBL), announced his support for the candidacies of Robredo and Pangilinan.
Itogon Mayor Victorio Palangdan, who is running for Congress representative for the lone district of Benguet, was also at the mini campaign rally and welcomed Jillian, who represented her mother. Palangdan is also running under the KBL.
Jillian thanked the organizers for holding the mini rally, and Marave and Palangdan for their support.