ILOILO CITY — Official candidates of the Liberal Party will jumpstart their nationwide political campaign for the May 9, 2016 elections with a rally in the home turf of presidential standard bearer Mar Roxas in Roxas City on Tuesday.
LP will have President Benigno S. Aquino III as guest during a rally to be held at the Capiz Gymnasium. The President will be in Capiz for the inauguration of major projects in towns of Dao and Sigma.
After the Roxas City sortie, LP will motor to Iloilo for another political rally that is expected to gather some 36,000 supporters of the administration candidates at the Iloilo Freedom Grandstand.
City mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog, lone district Rep. Jerry P. Trenas and Iloilo governor Arthur Defensor will welcome the Presidential party and the LP candidates.
Capiz is the home province and city of Mar, the grandson and namesake of the late President Manuel Acuna Roxas.
Iloilo is the home province and city of Senate President Franklin M. Drilon.
In both rallies, the LP candidates will have President Benigno S. Aquino III as guest of honor.
Aquino prior joining the big event will inaugurate major projects in Dao and Sigma in Capiz and in Pavia, Iloilo. PNA/northboundasia.com