Guam – Democratic Karlo Dizon made it official this afternoon [Monday] filing the required paper-work for his bid to represent Guam in the U.S. Congress.
Dizon is challenging Guam’s incumbent delegate Madeleine Bordallo who filed for re-election last month. Dizon and Bordallo will face off in the September 1st primary.
The winner will face Republican Guam Senator Frank Blas Jr. in the general election in November.
READ the release from the Dizon campaign n FULL below:
KARLO DIZON TO FILE FOR CANDIDACY AT 3:00 PM TODAY
TAMUNING, GU, July, 2012 – Karlo Dizon will file for candidacy for Delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives at the Guam Election Commission at the 3:00 PM today.
Immediately after filing, he will address friends and family and then give a statement for the members of the media.
Reporters can call 487.2660 beforehand to arrange a brief interview with Mr. Dizon after the filing.
The Committee to Elect Karlo Dizon for Congress is a grassroots organization comprising concerned citizens working towards a new way forward.