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Val Chiong to run for vice governor of Cebu?

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Naga City, Cebu Mayor Kristine Chiong revealed that her father, Val was offered by the PDP-Laban to be the running mate of gubernatorial candidate Rep. Gwendolyn Garcia.

Val and Garcia already met twice to discuss their possible tandem in the 2019 midterm elections, said Chiong in The Freeman report.

Also pushing her father to seek the vice governor post were Garcia’s brother, former Rep. Pablo John Garcia (3rd District) and Presidential Assistant for the Visayas Michael Dino.

Rep. Garcia will fight incumbent Governor Hilario Davide III for the mayor’s seat.

Davide’s running mate is reelectionist Vice Governor Agnes Magpale.