Senator Imee Marcos, the sister of Pres. Ferdinand Marcos Jr, was in San Carlos City Sunday, November 20, and distributed cash assistance amounting to P5 million.
A total of 1,000 beneficiaries from the vulnerable sector in the city received the assistance from the Department of Social Welfare and Development at the San Carlos City Auditorium and was personally witnessed by the senator.
The lady senator was also seen socializing with kids as she handover packed snacks.
Marcos who also addressed the crowd at the auditorium thanked the 1st District of Negros Occidental, especially San Carlos City for their strong support for her brother and Vice President Sara Duterte. According to Marcos it was the city of San Carlos that delivered the highest number of votes for her brother in the entire Western Visayas during the last May 2022 elections.
“Solid talaga ang boto ng San Carlos kaya priority ko sila. Ang San Carlos may “palabra de honor”, Imee Marcos said, as she thanked every officials including the barangay captains.
City Mayor Renato Y. Gustilo and Cong. Gerardo P. Valmayor Jr. thanked Senator Marcos for visiting the city and for the cash assistance given to the underprivileged residents.
Both also assured her of the city’s continued support to the present administration of her brother, President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr.