BREAKING: Albay Gov. Joey Salceda: I am running for Congressman

Amidst calls to run for a national position, Albay Governor Joey Salceda announced that he is running for congressman in the 2016 elections.

Albay Gov. Joey Salceda: I am running for Congressman
Photo: Joey Sarte Salceda Facebook account
On his personal Facebook account, Salceda said: "So our efforts will not be wasted, I am running for Congressman. Thank you for your affection, support and prayers. And, donations."

A separate Facebook page calling for Salceda to run for President yesterday breached the 1,000 likes milestone. As of the time of this writing, said page already has 1,166 likes.

There are also calls for him to run for Senator.

Meanwhile, Salceda has not mentioned the district in which he will launch his candidacy in 2016.

Before being elected as governor, Salceda served as the representative of Albay's third district for three terms.

DON'T MISS: Salceda vs. Gonzalez political showdown looms anew

Bicol Standard on Twitter
Bicol Standard on Facebook
Bicol Standard on Youtube
Bicol Standard on Instagram
Bicol Standard on Google+
Bicol Standard on Pinterest


Powered by Blogger.