Defensor backs Uswag Ilonggo party-list

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Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor believes the regional party-list Uswag Ilonggo has the best interests of Western Visayas at heart.

Defensor cited the party’s mission and vision and its 5-point agenda as proof of its understanding of the dynamics of the region.

Uswag Ilonggo Party-list will move Western Visayas to become one of the premier regions in the country, according to the governor. (

The party-list group’s mission is to “Provide stronger means for the welfare of Ilonggos and capability for development and inclusive progress in Region 6” while its vision is “A Developed, Progressive, and Premier Region in the Country.”

The 5-point agenda are the following:

-The well-being of every Ilonggo family comes first

-Proper healthcare for the poor

-Consistent programs on infrastructure and tourism

-Progress in agriculture and aquaculture (fishing); and

-Uphold more scholarships for the youth.