Running for a congress seat in Bataan under the Liberal Party, Geraldine Roman leads with over a 100,000+ votes against her rival, Danny Malana.

This historic win for the Philippines cements Geraldine as the first transgender to win a public seat in the country. Her platforms include expanded infrastructure, anti-discrimination, and better medical equipment in their province of Bataan.

As of 94% votes tallied:

geraldine roman congress tally of votes

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