LOOK: Chiz Escudero, wife Heart cast vote in Sorsogon

Karren Canon, ABS-CBN News

Posted at May 13 2019 06:58 AM | Updated as of May 13 2019 07:47 AM

Senator Francis Escudero and wife actress Heart Evangelista vote in Buhatan Elementary School in Sorsogon.

SORSOGON CITY - Senator Francis "Chiz" Escudero arrived at 6 a.m. Monday in Buhatan Elementary School, to cast his vote. Escudero was accompanied by his wife, actress Heart Evangelista, and his mother Evelina, who is seeking reelection for her last term as 1st district representative.

Escudero is running for provincial governor of Sorsogon. He said it’s his way of giving back to his hometown.

His term as senator ends this June.

Running under the Nationalist People's Coalition, Escudero is one of the eight candidates vying for the gubernatorial post in the province.

If elected, his priority programs will focus on health and livelihood.

In addition, the senator said he is ready for the outcome of this election and is positive that he will win the race.

Likewise, his wife is also hopeful that her husband will emerge victorious. She said she has high regard for Escudero when it comes to public service.