Dominic Valera takes over reigns in Bangued as he was proclaimed the winner. Valera defeated incumbent Ryan Luna in a hotly contested elections.
The rivalry was marred with at least 1 dead on the eve of the election day, charges and counter charges of vote-buying, and Luna being served a warrant of arrest two weeks before the elections. Allan Seares, Valera’s runningmate also won against Eric Babida.
In Pidigan, Jannsen Valera, Dominic Valera’s daughter in-law appears to clinch the Mayoralty contest against Antonio Valera. the COMELEC filed vote-buying charges against her.
The Valeras also won in the congressional contest as Joy Valera-Bernos, Dominic’s daughter, defeated closest rival Rolando Somera.
The Lunas avoided a total defeat (Cecy Luna lost in the gubernaturial contest and Cromwell lost in Tineg) retains their grip in the town of Lagayan . Jendricks Luna easily defeated Berna Joson.