How to choose the right Governor, Mayor, Counselor, and Board Member this election.

Election 1 min read , April 20, 2022

Paano ka ba pipili ng Mayor at mga konsehal?

Ano ang trabaho ng Governor at mga Board Members?

This episode is a joint project with the Counsellor Institute, a non-profit organization that provides research, policy formulation, advisory, and public communication to create government policies guided by science and research. Go to for more information.

Welcome to Legal Guide Philippines where we simplify the law to help you make better choices. My name is Atty. Ramon Ramirez and I’m with my partner, Atty. Erwin Zagala.

What this series is all about?

  • Orientation on how government works
  • How the people you elect fit into the system
  • How to gauge who is a good fit for these positions

What this is not

  • Campaign for a particular candidate - we give you the tools so you can decide on your own

If you’re going to comment, let’s keep it cool and neutral. Don’t campaign within the comments, it will get deleted

Before you go any further, make sure you watched episodes 1 and 2, How the Philippine Government works and How Do Barangay Officials Help You.

What can you learn in this episode about choosing who to vote for this election?

So in this video, we will be talking about multiple positions, that will be governor, Mayor, councilors, and board members.

So let's get on with it. Watch the video for the full discussion!

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