CamSur Rep. LRay pays tribute to Villafuerte patriarch
Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Raymund “LRay” Villafuerte has recently paid tribute to his father who has been a huge political figure in the province.
“Happy Happy birthday to my Father, Luis R Villafuerte, an original na Agila kan #camsur,” said the lawmaker.
“Idol ko and idol ng karamihan! Over 20 years he worked in the private sector. He was an outstanding banker , economist, businessman and Finance expert. He was an TOYM ( Ten outstanding Young Man ) awardee on banking and Finance and a Presidential awardee,” he added.
The younger Villafuerte said that his father has served for over 40 years as a public servant.
“As an Assembly man (1978-1986). As secretary of Trade under President Marcos, as Secretary of Goverment Reorganization under President Cory Aquino. As the longest serving Governor of #camsur for 16 years starting 1986, who laid the foundation for the rise and progress of the province of Camarines Sur,” he said.
Luis also served as congressman of the secondnd district of CamSur for three terms from 2004 to 2013.
“We love you very much ! We are all grateful for all that you have done to lift the lives of our people as you continue to help make a difference in their lives today,” said the solon.
“You continue to amaze us with your bright ideas and innovative thoughts on how we can lift our people from poverty through out of the box programs and projects . We truly value your wisdom and expertise especially in these times . Have a great day and god bless you,” he added.