Caloocan Rep. Egay Erice gets Congressional Medal of Distinction
Before he stepped down from the House of Representatives, Caloocan Rep. Egay Erice received recognition for his accomplishments as a lawmaker.
The House awarded Erice, whose term will end on June 30, the Congressional Medal of Distinction.
Erice dedicated the award to the people of Caloocan who gave him the opportunity to serve in various capacities.
“Kayo ang gumawa sa akin. Kayo ang lumikha kay Egay Erice. At anomang mga kaalaman, karanasan at kakayahan, maging lahat ng karangalang natamo ko, ay galing lahat sa inyo. Galing sa inyo, kaya’t ibinabalik ko sa inyo,” he said on Facebook.
The people of Caloocan inspired him to work hard and to pursue his dreams, and it has been his honor to serve them, he said.
“Kayo ang dahilan ng lahat ng aking mga pangarap at pagsisikap. At isang malaking karangalan para sa akin ang kayo’y mapaglingkuran,” he said.