Gov. Rizalina Seachon-Lanete, flanked by Mayor Joshur Judd Lanete II (l.) and Rep. Scott Davies Lanete, addresses the Fil-Am Masbateños at the Lovin’ Life Learning Center in Manhattan. (Filipino Reporter photo by Rene Ner)
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Fed up with Masbate’s consistent ranking in the list of poorest and most politically violent provinces in the Philippines, the triad of Gov. Rizalina “Dayan” Seachon-Lanete and her sons — Congressman Scott Davies Lanete (3rd District) and Mayor Joshur Judd Lanete II of Placer town — are tapping the best minds and resources overseas to help them change the political and social landscape of the distressed Bicolandia province.