Richard Garin says Biron has his family’s backing for gubernatorial bid
Congressman Oscar “Richard” Garin Jr. (1st District) on Tuesday reaffirmed his father’s, Guimbal Mayor Oscar “Oca” Garin Sr., statement of support for the gubernatorial bid of Congressional Ferjenel Biron (4th District).
Biron is the official candidate of Nacionalista Party (NP) for Iloilo governor, clarified Garin.
The provincial chairman of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) said he is proposing for a local coalition between NP and PDP-Laban in the province.
On September 8, Garin Sr. announced the decision of their family to support Biron’s candidacy.
He made the declaration during the mass oath-taking of Nacionalista Party members in Iloilo and Antique at the Iloilo Convention Center in Iloilo City.