• Sat. May 18th, 2024

    Cavite News

    Upholding Truth

    House of Representatives Mourns Passing of Cong. Elpidio Barzaga Jr.

    The Philippine House of Representatives, under the leadership of Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez, today announced the passing of a respected member of the 19th Congress, Representative Elpidio F. Barzaga Jr., who had a long-standing commitment to public service.

    Representative Barzaga was known for his dedication to the constituents of Cavite, having served the 2nd district during the 14th Congress and the 4th district in the subsequent 15th, 16th, and 18th Congresses. His legislative work and advocacy for his districts have left a lasting impact on the community.

    Speaker Romualdez expressed deep sorrow over the loss, stating, “The House of Representatives has lost a pillar of wisdom and dedication. Representative Barzaga’s contributions to the legislative process and his unwavering commitment to the people of Cavite will be remembered by his colleagues and the nation.”

    The House extends its deepest condolences to the family, friends, and loved ones of Representative Barzaga.

    In this time of mourning, the members join in solidarity to honor his memory and the legacy he leaves behind.

    The nation is invited to pay respects and remember the life and service of Representative Barzaga, a true servant-leader whose work has shaped the fabric of Philippine governance.

    The House of Representatives assures that his dedication to the country will continue to inspire future generations of leaders.

    The bereaved family has received an outpouring of support and heartfelt prayers from across the nation as they navigate this difficult time. The House of Representatives stands with them in their grief and commemorates the distinguished life of Representative Barzaga.