‘Tumandok’ vs ‘pangayaw’ in heated Bacolod City mayoral race

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – Natives versus interlopers and tradition versus change were the main political themes here on Saturday, March 26, as thousands turned out for the kickoff campaign rallies of Bacolod City Mayor Evelio “Bing” Leonardia and his opponent, billionaire and former Negros Occidental 3rd district representative Alfredo “Albee” Benitez. The Leonardia-led Grupo Progreso … Read more