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EMPIRICAL Manila, Ming dynasty and cholesterol. These were some of the words uttered by senatorial candidates for the 2013 elections when they came to Cebu for a forum sponsored by the Philippine Daily Inquirer. “Nangunguna lagi sa empirical Manila,” independent candidate Ricardo Penson said of the services that trickle down to Cebu, which often refers
CEBU may have the most number of voters but only eight of the 33 senatorial candidates attended a forum yesterday to woo its voters.
There were no reelectionists and five of them do not belong to the dominant Team P-Noy and the United Nationalist Coali…
LAGUNA — Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero does not need the support of any political party, including the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA), to be re-elected, a candidate of Team PNoy said Thursday. “Chiz does not need a party. Chiz will win whatever actions are taken against him,” Team PNoy senatorial candidate Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara said
A BRAINCHILD of Vice President Jejomar Binay and former President Joseph Estrada, the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) was born in early 2012 to serve as vehicle for individuals seeking to retain or claim Senate seats in the 2013 midterm elections. Like the Liberal Party coalition, UNA’s 12-man slate is dominated by old hands in politics.
FIVE more certificates of candidacy have been given due course by the Commission on Elections (Comelec), bringing the number of qualified individuals to run for the Senate post in next year’s polls to 32. Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes said the commission en banc has given due course to the COCs of lawyer Samson Alcantara of