A Placeholder for Mayor Sara Duterte

Another major ideological group has saved a spot for Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio on the off chance that she adjusts her perspective and chooses to run for president in the May 2022 races.

The once managing and presently reappearing Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats (CMD) tapped a part, Anna Capela Velasco, to record an authentication of office (COC) for president last week.

However, party secretary general and Surigao del Sur Rep. Prospero Pichay Jr. conceded that the up-and-comer is only a placeholder for the official little girl on the off chance that she alters her perspective and chooses to run for president.

Aside from the COC for president, the Lakas-CMD additionally tapped another part, Lyle Fernando Uy, to record a COC for VP last week. Pichay further uncovered that their party has a coalition with the city hall leader’s Hugpong Ng Pagbabago local party. The Lakas official said they stay cheerful that Mayor Duterte-Carpio would adjust her perspective and run for president.

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