Ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) legislator Huang Wei-che is expected to be the party’s candidate in Tainan’s mayoral election at the end of this year.
The DPP primary was held by public opinion polls via telephone. Huang won the primary against five other hopefuls. He is expected to be named as the official DPP candidate on March 14.
The DPP is also expected to announce the candidates for the Kaohsiung and Chiayi mayoral races, and the only candidate for the Yilan mayoral election.