Surangel Whipps Jr.
Surangel S. Whipps Jr. is a Palaui businessman and politician.
Whipps was born in Baltimore , Maryland United States . His mother is from Maryland and his father is Surangel S. Whipps Sr., who was also a businessman and senator in Palau. Whipps was a senator from 2008 to 2016. He is a citizen of the state (administrative unit) of Ngatpang .
2016 presidential election
In 2016, he ran against his brother-in-law, President Thomas Remengesau Jr. , who stood for re-election. Remengesau received 5109 votes against 4854 for Whipps.
- Palau island election: Brothers-in-law vying for presidency. In: The Independent 2016-10-31
- Bernadette H. Carreon: Palau election too close to call, Results to be decided by overseas ballots. In: Guam Daily Post 2016-11-06.
|SURNAME||Whipps, Surangel Jr.|
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Whipps, Surangel S. Jr.|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Palauan businessman and politician|
|DATE OF BIRTH||20th century|