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Legislative districts of Sorsogon

This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
the Philippines

The Legislative Districts of Sorsogon, namely the first and second are the representations of the Province of Sorsogon in the Philippine House of Representatives. Sorsogon had been divided into two congressional districts since 1907, which included Masbate until 1922. From 1978 to 1984, it was part of the representation of Region V in the Interim Batasang Pambansa, and it elected 2 assemblymen at-large in the Regular Batasang Pambansa from 1984 to 1986.

1st District

Period Representative
8th Congress
1987–1992
Salvador H. Escudero III
9th Congress
1992–1995
10th Congress
1995–1998
11th Congress
1998–2001
Francis Joseph G. Escudero
12th Congress
2001–2004
13th Congress
2004–2007
14th Congress
2007–2010
Salvador H. Escudero III
15th Congress
2010–2013
16th Congress
2013–2016
Evelina G. Escudero
^1 Appointed Secretary of Agriculture in 1996.
^2 Died in office, 13 August 2012.

1907–1922

Period Representative
1st Philippine Legislature
1907–1909
Vicente De Vera
2nd Philippine Legislature
1909–1912
Leoncio Grajo
3rd Philippine Legislature
1912–1916
4th Philippine Legislature
1916–1919
Manuel Escudero
5th Philippine Legislature
1919–1922
Leoncio Grajo

1922–1972

Period Representative
6th Philippine Legislature
1922–1925
Antonio Rocha
7th Philippine Legislature
1925–1928
Juan Reyes
8th Philippine Legislature
1928–1931
Justino Encinas
9th Philippine Legislature
1931–1934
Adolfo Gerona
10th Philippine Legislature
1934–1935
1st National Assembly
1935–1938
Norberto Roque
2nd National Assembly
1938–1941
3rd National Assembly
1941–1946
1st Congress
1946–1949
Pacifico F. Lim
2nd Congress
1949–1953
Modesto Galias
3rd Congress
1953–1957
Salvador Encinas
4th Congress
1957–1961
5th Congress
1961–1965
6th Congress
1965–1969
7th Congress
1969–1972

2nd District

Period Representative
8th Congress
1987–1992
Bonifacio H. Gillego
9th Congress
1992–1995
10th Congress
1995–1998
11th Congress
1998–2001
Rodolfo F. Gonzales
12th Congress
2001–2004
Jose G. Solis
13th Congress
2004–2007
14th Congress
2007–2010
15th Congress
2010–2013
Deogracias B. Ramos, Jr.
16th Congress
2013–2016

1907–1922

Period Representative
1st Philippine Legislature
1907–1909
Pedro Chavez
2nd Philippine Legislature
1909–1912
Jose Zurbito
3rd Philippine Legislature
1912–1916
4th Philippine Legislature
1916–1919
Amancio Aguilar
5th Philippine Legislature
1919–1922
Pablo de la Rosa

1922–1972

Period Representative
6th Philippine Legislature
1922–1925
Federico D. Jimenez
7th Philippine Legislature
1925–1928
Mario Guariña
8th Philippine Legislature
1928–1931
Francisco Arellano
9th Philippine Legislature
1931–1934
Fernando B. Duran
10th Philippine Legislature
1934–1935
1st National Assembly
1935–1938
Tomas Clemente
2nd National Assembly
1938–1941
3rd National Assembly
1941–1946
Teodoro Vera
1st Congress
1946–1949
Tomas Clemente
2nd Congress
1949–1953
3rd Congress
1953–1957
Vicente Peralta
4th Congress
1957–1961
5th Congress
1961–1965
6th Congress
1965–1969
7th Congress
1969–1972
Rafael C. Aquino

At-Large (defunct)

Period Assemblyman
National Assembly
1943–1944
Manuel Estipona
Rafael Ramos
Regular Batasang Pambansa
1984–1986
Salvador H. Escudero III
Augusto G. Ortiz

See also

References

  • Philippine House of Representatives Congressional Library
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