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The Gawad Parangal award for excellence ...
The Gawad Parangal award for excellence in social service was also rewarded to Bacoor City Mayor Strike Revilla, Lopez Mayor Isaias Ubana II of Quezon, and Bislig City Mayor Librado Navarro of Surigao Del Sur.
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In Quezon where Lacson proceeded Thursday, Lopez town Mayor Isaias Bituin Ubana said the bickering between the LDP factions is splitting the votes of the opposition in his town.
...Ubana, an LDP member, said while this town is virtually opposition territory, the estimated 38,000 voters are split between Lacson and Poe.
said Malacañang practically ordered town leaders to ally themselves with Lakas-CMD.He
vice mayor and councilors were made to sign up with Lakas after they were summoned to a meeting with President Arroyo in Malacañang.
wanted me to move to Lakas (too) because I am the only local official with the opposition but I am president of the provincial mayors' league," Ubana
said. Ubana said he worked as Arroyo's committee secretary from 1987 to 1998 when she was senator.Asked if he asked his vice mayor and councilors to switch to Lakas because Malacañang withheld his town's development funds, he said: "Let's just say it's a built-in disadvantage being in the opposition."Ubana
is "technically" supporting Poe because his
father, Hermino, is running for mayor under the KNP.Ubana
declared Lacson an adopted son of the town for giving P4 million from his funds in 2001 for road development.
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Lacson was welcomed here by over 4,000 residents led by Mayor Isaias Bituin Ubana of the Laban ng Demokratikong Pilipino(LDP)-Angara wing.
...Ubana is also president of the Quezon Mayors' League.
said Lacson is an adopted son of Lopez.
said Lacson provided funds to finance some of its intrastructure projects here, like the Lopez Circumferential Road.
assured Lacson of the people's full support to his presidential candidacy.
The mayors, led by Lopez Mayor Isaias "Sonny" Ubana, president of the Quezon chapter of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP), expressed their support on Friday at the Queen Margarette Court in this city before Norberto Gonzalez, presidential adviser on special concerns.
, who is in his
third and last term as mayor, said the group did not pass a formal resolution expressing support for the President, in deference to the absent members.
"Ipinaabot lang namin kay Secretary Gonzalez ang aming individual support kay Pangulong Arroyo at di na kami nagpasa ng resolution, because it would bind other members who were not at the gathering," Ubana
told Today in an interview.
said that the Quezon chapter of the LMP might come up with a formal resolution on its regular monthly meeting in January in support of Mrs. Arroyo and of Gov.
said Gonzalez was accompanied by coconut farmer-leader Efren Villaseñor, who is gunning for the congressional post in the Fourth District.
Minority | Mendon Library
The Local Government Unit through the Municipal Mayor, Hon.Isaias Ubana, has been planning an initiative that would give the Aeta community a place of home and refuge where their inherit and latent cultural ways and norms will be restored and revived.