Bocaue local elections, 2013

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Bocaue mayoral election, 2013
← 2010 May 13, 2013 2016 →
Nominee Eduardo Villanueva, Jr. Jose Santiago, Jr.
Party Liberal PMP
Running mate Dioscoro Juan, Jr. Emmanuel Cruz
Popular vote 17,473 17,324
Percentage 45.75 44.47

Mayor before election

Eduardo Villanueva, Jr.

Elected Mayor

Eduardo Villanueva, Jr.

Local elections were held in Bocaue on May 13, 2013 within the Philippine general election. The voters elected for the elective local posts in the city: the mayor, vice mayor, and eight councilors.

Mayoral and vice mayoral election[edit]

Incumbent Mayor Eduardo "Jon Jon" Villanueva Jr. decided to seek reelection under Liberal, however he is still member of Bangon Pilipinas, he faced incumbent vice mayor Jose Santiago, Jr. of PMP, former Mayor Serafin Dela Cruz under Lakas-CMD, and Independent Candidates Rodolfo Dela Cruz and Gregorio Dela Cruz, Sr.

Villanueva's running mate was Councilor Dioscoro Juan, Jr., son of a former Bocaue Mayor Dioscoro Juan.


The candidates for mayor and vice mayor with the highest amount of votes wins the seat; they are voted separately, therefore, they may be of different parties when elected.

Mayoral election[edit]

Eduardo "Jon-Jon" Villanueva, Jr. is the incumbent.

Bocaue mayoral election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Eduardo Villanueva, Jr. 17,473 45.75
PMP Jose Santiago, Jr. 17,324 44.47
Independent Rodolfo Dela Cruz 3,238 8.48
Lakas Serafin Dela Cruz 1,994 5.22
Independent Gregorio Dela Cruz, Sr. 99 0.26
Margin of victory 3,393 8.88%
Invalid or blank votes 1,306 3.42
Total votes 38,190 100.00
Liberal hold

Vice Mayoralty Election[edit]

Incumbent Jose "JJS" Santiago, Jr. is running for mayor.

Bocaue vice mayoralty election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Dioscoro Juan, Jr. 13,787 36.10
PMP Emmanuel Cruz 10,437 27.33
Independent Rommel Villanueva 6,347 16.62
Independent Candido Halili 3,763 9.85
Margin of victory 3,350 8.77%
Invalid or blank votes 3,856 10.10
Total votes 38,190 100.00
Liberal gain from PMP

Municipal Council election[edit]

Voting is via plurality-at-large voting: Voters vote for eight candidates and the top eight candidates with the highest amount of votes are elected.


The top eight winning councilors duly elected on May 13, 2013 elections:

Municipal Council Election at Bocaue
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Aldrin Sta. Ana 22,878 {{{percentage}}}
Liberal Donnabel Mendoza 20,064 {{{percentage}}}
PMP Noriel German 18,896 {{{percentage}}}
Liberal Josef Andrew Mendoza 18,228 {{{percentage}}}
Liberal Dennis Carpio 17,205 {{{percentage}}}
Liberal Agapito Salonga 15,652 {{{percentage}}}
Liberal Josey Ofracio 15,394 {{{percentage}}}
Liberal Francis Jerome Reyes 14,520 {{{percentage}}}

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