Florencio Vargas

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Florencio Vargas
Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Cagayan's 2nd District
In office
June 30, 2004 – July 22, 2010
Preceded by Celia T. Taganas-Layus
Succeeded by Baby Aline Vargas-Alfonso[1]
Governor of the Province of Cagayan
In office
June 30, 1998 – June 30, 2001
Personal details
Born (1931-11-07)November 7, 1931
Cagayan, Philippine Islands
Died July 22, 2010(2010-07-22) (aged 78)
Quezon City, Philippines
Nationality Filipino
Political party Lakas-Kampi-CMD
Spouse(s) Iluminada P. Vargas
Occupation businessman
Profession Politician
Religion Roman Catholic

Florencio L. Vargas (November 7, 1931 – July 22, 2010) was a Filipino politician. A member of the Lakas-Kampi-CMD party, he has been elected to three terms as a Member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines, representing the 2nd District of Cagayan. He first won election to Congress in 2004, and was re-elected in 2007 and 2010. He died on July 22, 2010 due to leukemia.[2]

Prior to his service in Congress, Vargas was elected governor of Cagayan from 1998 to 2001.


  1. ^ TBD
  2. ^ Rio Rose Ribaya (2010-07-23). "Cagayan Rep. Florencio Vargas, 78". Manila Bulletin. 

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House of Representatives of the Philippines
Preceded by
Celia T. Taganas-Layus
Representative, 2nd District of Cagayan
June 30, 2004 – July 22, 2010
Succeeded by
Baby Aline Vargas-Alfonso