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VILLAR TOPS SENATORIAL RACE IN CEBU CITY

Reelectionist Senator Cynthia Villar proved to be the most trusted senatorial candidate among Cebu City residents as she got the most number of votes in Monday’s midterm elections. Official results from the Cebu City Canvassing Center showed Villar topping the senatorial race in the Queen City of the South with 334,294 votes. The 68-year-old Villar, […]

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THE IBCP ENDORSEMENT IS A BIG BOOST TO MY CANDIDACY – VILLAR

Reelectionist Senator Cynthia Villar has expressed gratitude for the support of a group of bishops as she seeks a second term in the Senate. During a recent press conference held at Club Filipino in San Juan City, the Independent Bishops Conference of the Philippines (IBCP), declared its support for Villar and 11 other senatorial candidates. […]

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MALACAÑANG PLEASED WITH EL SHADDAI ENDORSEMENT OF DUTERTE-BACKED SENATE BETS – PANELO

Malacañang is pleased with the decision of the Catholic charismatic group El Shaddai to endorse senatorial candidates being backed by President Rodrigo Duterte. “Eh siyempre, kung in-endorse iyong in-endorse mo di siyempre matutuwa ka. Natural lamang iyon (If a religious group endorses the same people you’re endorsing, of course you’ll be pleased. It’s natural),” said […]

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SOTTO ENDORSES GO, 7 REELECTIONIST SENATORS

Senate President Tito Sotto III formally endorsed 10 of his preferred senatorial candidates, which include former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Bong Go and all seven reelectionist senators. Sotto made formal his personal endorsements on all seven reelectionist candidates — Senators Grace Poe, Sonny Angara, Nancy Binay, Cynthia Villar, Bam Aquino, JV Ejercito, and […]

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PULSE ASIA SURVEY SHOWS PEOPLE BELIEVE IN THE PRESIDENT – PANELO

Senatorial candidates who were personally endorsed by President Rodrigo Duterte have dominated the latest Pulse Asia Survey conducted just a month before the May 13 midterm elections. The survey, conducted from April 10 to 14, showed that there were eight administration-backed bets included in the so-called winning circle or top candidates with a statistical chance […]

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PRESIDENT DUTERTE PRODDED ME TO RUN FOR SENATE – MANGUDADATU

Although his senatorial bid was initially “unplanned,” Maguindanao Rep. Dong Mangudadatu said it only came to be formed after President Rodrigo Duterte prodded him to run. Mangudadatu cited the importance of the President’s endorsement in his decision to run for senator. The legislator recalled that in April last year, the President told him repeatedly that […]

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WE ENDORSE FOR SENATORS CHAMPIONS OF THE SUGAR INDUSTRY – TATAK KALAMAY

Tatak Kalamay, a multi-sector group composed of the country’s sugar industry stakeholders, has endorsed seven senatorial candidates whom they consider as champions of the sugar industry. The movement, which was launched in Bacolod City, said their “Magic 7” includes former Special Assistant to the President Bong Go, former Philippine National Police Chief Bato dela Rosa, […]

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SOTTO ENDORSES LUNTIANG PILIPINAS PARTY-LIST

Senate President Tito Sotto III has thrown his support behind the campaign of a group that seeks to be the first green party in the House of Representatives. Luntiang Pilipinas Party-list first nominee Michael Ubac on Thursday confirmed that Sotto, Chairperson of the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC), had endorsed his group, a movement founded by […]

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THANK YOU, LEAGUE OF PROVINCES, FOR THE SUPPORT – VILLAR

The League of Provinces of the Philippines (LPP), with 81 governors as members, has endorsed the reelection bid of Senator Cynthia Villar. During its 8th General Assembly held at the Century Park hotel in Manila, and presided over by its National Chairman Gov. Al Francis Bichara and its National President Gov. Ryan Luis Singson, the […]

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FPJPM’S ENDORSEMENT IS A MAJOR BOOST TO MY REELECTION BID – ANGARA

Senator Sonny Angara continues to rake in endorsements in his bid for another six-year term in the Senate, the latest of which was from supporters of the late Filipino movie icon Fernando Poe Jr. Angara was among seven senatorial candidates endorsed by the Filipinos for Peace, Justice and Progress Movement (FPJPM) for the upcoming May […]