The support of Angeles City Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan came a few days after Pampanga Governor Lilia Pineda declared her backing of Liberal Party presidential bet Mar Roxas.
Mayor Pamintuan is the chairman of Partido Abe Kapampangan, a known political ally of Pampanga Governor Lilia Pineda and Pampanga second district Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.
During Mayor Duterte's visit to Pampanga, the Angeles City mayor patientl waited for the Davao City mayor at the rally site at Miranda Street in Angeles City and when Duterte arrived, Mayo Pamintuan stayed by his side until he raised the Davao City mayor's left hand.
Mayor Pamintuan's declaration of support and endorsement of Mayor Duterte, thousands of people cheered the decision of the local officials as they declare Mayor Duterte as the leader for genuine change.
The Angeles City Mayor served various positions in the national government during the Arroyo administration, he was reelected for his second term as Mayor of Angeles City under Partido Abe Kapampangan. For the record, the Comelec stated that Angeles City has about 150,000 registered voters.
Angeles City Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan Endorses Mayor Rody Duterte Reviewed by Phil Newsome on 3/21/2016 Rating: