Erin Tañada Biography

Erin Tañada Biography

Erin Tañada
Erin Tañada

Personal Information and Family
Complete Name –> Lorenzo “Erin” Reyes Tañada III
Nickname –> Erin
Birthdate –> August 16, 1963 (age 55)
Birthplace –> Manila, Philippines
Residence –> Gumaca, Quezon Province
Father –> Wigberto “Bobby” Tañada (senator 1987-1995)
Mother –> Azucena Reyes-Tañada
Brother –> Wigberto Jr.
Sister(s) –> Ma. Teresa, Cristina
Grandfather –> Lorenzon Tañada Sr. (senator 1947 – 1971)
Spouse: Julie B. Tañada (separated)
Children: (under Erin’s custody)
Trivia –> Senator Risa Hontiveros was his first girlfriend whom he met at the Ateneo de Manila University

Educational Attainment
College: Ateneo de Manila University
* Graduated with the degree Bachelor of Laws
* Passed the bar examination in 1992

Work Experiences
* joined the Tañada, Vivo and Tan law office after graduation
* 2004-2013 Congressman from the 4th district of Quezon Province
* 2010-2013 Deputy Speaker of the Philippine House of Representatives for Luzon

Achievements
Erin worked for the passage of the following laws:
1. People’s Survival Fund
2. Cheaper Medicines Law
3. Renewable Energy Law
4. Anti-Enforced Disappearances Law
5. Extension of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program
6. Amendments to the Philhealth Charter
7. Freedom of Information

Advocacies
* Education for mobility and development
* Employment with enough compensation
* Protection of the Rights of the Workers
* Support for Farmers

Awards
2009 – Quezon Medalya ng Karangalan
1988 – National Youth Award

RELATED: Biography of Chel Diokno, Romulo Macalintal, Rafael Alunan III

See also: List of Candidates for Senator, May 2019 Election

See also: Famous People from Quezon Province

External Link –> Website.com, #The Leader I Want – Rappler.com

Any comment?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.