After losing, Palawan Rep. Acosta says focus is now on recovery


Incumbent Palawan Rep. Gil Acosta has called on his constituents to start focusing on the recovery of the third district after the elections.

“The majority has spoken. It has been an honor serving you as your 3rd District Congressman,” said Acosta, who lost to comabacking politician Edward Hagedorn.

“Congratulations to the Congressman-Elect, Edward Hagedorn,” he said.

“As I have said before, the elections is just one day. It is now time to unite and focus on the recovery of the 3rd District of Palawan,” he added.

Hagedorn has already been proclaimed as the new congressman of the third district of Palawan.

He also thanked the people of Puerto Princesa and Aborlan for supporting his congressional bid.