Roderick Paulate among new QC councilors
MANILA, Philippines - Three showbiz personalities - Roderick Paulate, Alfred Vargas and Precious Hipolito - are among a new crop of local leaders proclaimed by the Commission on Elections after the May 10 elections.
Paulate, a famous comedian, won a seat as a member of the Sangguniang Panglungsod of Quezon City's 2nd District along with Hipolito and Vargas.
Incumbent Quezon City Mayor Feliciano "Sonny" Belmonte Jr. was proclaimed congressman of QC's 4th District while his vice-mayor, Herbert Bautista, won the mayoral election.
Vincent "Bingbong" Crisologo, Winston Castelo and Jorge Banal were named congressmen of QC's 1st, 2nd and 3rd districts, respectively.
The complete list of councilors of Quezon City are as follows:
Councilors (1st District)
Francisco Calalay Jr.
Anthony Peter Crisologo
Ricardo Belmonte Jr.
Councilor (2nd District)
Mari Grace "Precious Hipolito" Castelo
Eden Delilah Medina
Godofredo Liban II
Councilor (3rd District)
Allan Benedict Reyes
Jose Mario Don de Leon
Councilor (4th District)
Vincent Eric Belmonte Jr.