Senate bet remembers father

SENATORIAL candidate Ramon Magsaysay Jr. yesterday took breakfast with Cebuano friends and members of the Cebu media at a restaurant in Lahug, Cebu City to commemorate the 56th death anniversary of his father, the late president Ramon Magsaysay Jr.

“This is considered the breakfast that my father was supposed to attend with our family, but never happened because he died in a plane crash here in Cebu on his way home 56 years ago,” Magsaysay said in a press conference. Read the rest of this entry

Comelec allows candidate in Tuburan to run in May polls

CAMPAIGNING starts next week as Liberal Party (LP) and United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) senators hold kick-off rallies here in Cebu and Manila.

UNA’s proclamation rally will be in Cebu while LP will have theirs in Plaza Miranda in Manila. Read the rest of this entry

Folks welcome Pelayo’s congressional bid

MACABEBE – Residents here warmly welcomed Candaba mayor and fourth district congressional candidate Jerry Pelayo during a consultative meeting held in this town Monday.

“Ang maganda kay Mayor Pelayo ay mayroon siyang bitbit na programa at malinaw ang gusto niyang mangyari sakaling maupo siya bilang congressman. Nakakatuwa dahil narito siya para makinig sa aming mga pangangangailangan,” Mario Sunga, a resident of Macabebe, said. Read the rest of this entry

Kapampangans vow support to Hontiveros’ senatorial bid

ANGELES CITY — Various groups in Pampanga vowed support to Akbayan chairperson Risa Hontiveros, who decided to join the senatorial race.

In a gathering initiated by Dr. Ireneo “Bong” Alvaro, a former city councilor here, members of people’s organizations in Angeles City and other areas in Pampanga expressed support to the Hontiveros’s senatorial bid. Read the rest of this entry