Members of the Lesbian Gays Bisexual Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community have rallied behind the administration of Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo and have vowed to campaign for his re-election along with his allies.
In a major boost to his winning candidacy, Mayor Remollo secured the personal endorsement of King of Talk Boy Abunda, an icon of the LGBTQ community, who urged all citizens of the city to vote for Mayor Remollo and his allies in the May 13 elections.
Abunda, a frequent visitor of the city, extolled Mayor Remollo’s virtues as a leader with political will, who has shown great love for the city and concern for the welfare of his people.
Mayor Remollo is running under the Lupad Dumaguete Team Unity with Vice Mayor Franklin Esmeña, Jr., along with his candidate for Councilor: Joe Kenneth Arbas, Michael Bandal, Edgar Lentorio, Nelson Patrimonio, Agustin Miguel Perdices, Lilani Ramon, Antonio Remollo, Manuel Sagarbarria and Karissa Tolentino-Maxino and Roselle Erames,
Earlier, no less than President Rodrigo Duterte endorsed Mayor Remollo and his team by urging the voters to support his chosen candidates who could help him in implementing his agenda for the city and the country.