Sen. Ping Lacson Leaves Partido Reporma Chairman Post
PING LACSON – Presidential candidate and incumbent Senator Panfilo Lacson Sr. resigned from his post as chairman of Partido Reporma.
Ten candidates are running for president in the upcoming May 2022 Elections. Currently, the presidential, vice-presidential, and senatorial bets are busy with their campaign sorties. The national election bets are on a double-time to reach as many Filipinos as they can before the campaign period is over.
One of the presidential candidates in the upcoming poll is Sen. Ping Lacson. Amid his rivals drawing the crowd in grand rallies, he and his running-mate, Senate President Tito Sotto, said they prefer to really talk to the people in small numbers.
While Election 2022 draws near, changes are still taking place. Recently, reports that Lacson has left his political party crossed the surface.
Based on a social media post of The Philippine Star, Sen. Ping Lacson resigned as the chairman of Partido Reporma. He will run as an independent candidate for the presidency in the upcoming election
Based on a report on ABS-CBN News, Sen. Lacson stressed that he is not backing out from the presidential race. His statement came amid reports that Partido Reporma will back the presidential bid of Vice Pres. Leni Robredo.
Reportedly, the Vice President is set to meet with Davao del Norte Governor Edwin Jubahib, the secretary-general of Partido Reporma, at the provincial capitol.
Vice Pres. Robredo is running as an independent candidate in the upcoming election. The results of surveys placed her 2nd but she and her team are confident that there is still time to move, campaign, and change the numbers.