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Mocha, Freddie Aguilar and Bong Go: Here are PDP-Laban s possible Senate bets in 2019

The administration PDP-Laban party is considering folk singer Freddie Aguilar, a supporter of President Rodrigo Duterte, as a senatorial candidate in the 2019 elections......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarApr 19th, 2018

Ka Freddie, 19 others on ‘evolving list’ of PDP-Laban senatorial bets

Here's one more proof that in the Philippines at least, politics and show business have become interchangeable: popular folk singer Freddie Aguilar is on the "evolving list" of possible senatorial candidates of the ruling PDP-Laban.   Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III on Thursday named the 20 people being considered by the party for the 2019 midterm senatorial elections, including Ka Freddie, whose hit song "Anak" has become some sort of anthem for pained parents everywhere, and GMA-7 television reporter Jiggy Manicad, who recently joined the party.   "This is an evolving list," said Pimentel, the PDP-Laban president who is seeking reelection. The list also inc...Keep on reading: Ka Freddie, 19 others on ‘evolving list’ of PDP-Laban senatorial bets.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 20th, 2018

PDP-Laban eyes singer as senatorial candidate

SENATE President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III yesterday announced that legendary singer and composer Freddie Aguilar is being considered by Partido Demokratido Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) as a senatorial candidate in 2019. This came after Aguilar reportedly confirmed his possible senatorial bid next year following calls for him to run by….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

PDP-Laban considering Freddie Aguilar for 2019 Senate lineup - Philippine Star

PDP-Laban considering Freddie Aguilar for 2019 Senate lineup - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Rumored PDP-Laban senatorial bets show up at Duterte meeting with Pinoys in HK

      It seemed like it was a preview of a campaign rally in 2019 as rumored "senatoriables" appeared during the meeting of President Rodrigo Duterte with the Filipino community in Hong Kong.       Before addressing around 2,000 overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) there, Duterte introduced key personalities who might join the Senate race.       The President introduced his trusted aide, Special Assistant to the President Christopher "Bong" Go, as his "favorite senator."       His remarks drew cheers from the crowd as OFWs were seen waving banners with the statement saying "Go Na Yan." ...Keep on reading: Rumored PDP-Laban senatorial bets show up at Duterte meeting with Pinoys in HK.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 12th, 2018

Roque, Uson as PDP-Laban s senate bets welcomed

MALACAÑANG on Saturday welcomed the announcement that Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque and Communications Assistant Secretary Margaux “Mocha” Uson were included in the senatorial lineup of the ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban). Communications Secretary Martin Andanar said it would be a “no-brainer” for Uson, if she decides to run for senator in 2019 since… link: Roque, Uson as PDP-Laban's senate bets welcomed.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2017

Pimentel: No party decision yet on Uson, Roque as PDP-Laban bets

MANILA, Philippines – Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, who is also president of the ruling PDP-Laban, said on Friday, November 17, that blogger-turned-Malacañang official Mocha Uson and  Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque  are not yet assured of slots on the administration party's senatorial slate for 2019. Their names announced earlier on Friday by Speaker Pantaleon ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2017

How Freddie Aguilar went from music to politics

Folk singer Freddie Aguilar has filed his certificate of candidacy for the May 2019 senatorial race months after his name floated as a possible candidate on the ruling political party’s slate. The 65-year old singer on Thursday filed his candidacy as part of the PDP-Laban’s senatorial lineup in front of a large group of supporters […] The post How Freddie Aguilar went from music to politics appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Freddie Aguilar files Senate candidacy for 2019 polls

Folk musician Freddie Aguilar on Thursday has thrown his bid to become a senator. Source link link: Freddie Aguilar files Senate candidacy for 2019 polls.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Freddie Aguilar files Senate candidacy for 2019 polls

Folk musician Freddie Aguilar on Thursday has thrown his bid to become a senator......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Pimentel bares very possible PDP-Laban list of Senate bets

The Partido Demokratiko Pilipino - Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) revealed on Friday night its eight 'very possible' senatorial candidates for the 2019 midterm elections. Included in the list.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

Sara, Go, Nograles among possible bets

PDP-Laban President and Senator Koko Pimentel submitted to President Rodrigo Duterte yesterday the party’s senatorial list for the 2019 Midterm Elections which includes presidential daughter Mayor Sara Duterte and Special Assistant to the President Bong Go. The party actually has a surplus of possible candidates with 24 personalities on the… Source link link: Sara, Go, Nograles among possible bets.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Sara, Go, Nograles among possible bets

PDP-Laban President and Senator Koko Pimentel submitted to President Rodrigo Duterte yesterday the party’s senatorial list for the 2019 Midterm Elections which includes presidential daughter Mayor Sara Duterte and Special Assistant to the President Bong Go. The party actually has a surplus of possible candidates with 24 personalities on the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Sotto bares initial list of Senate bets NPC will endorse in 2019

      Senate Majority Leader Vicente "Tito' Sotto III bared on Thursday the initial list of possible senatorial candidates the Nationalist People's Coalition (NPC) would be endorsing in 2019.   Sotto said the list includes incumbent senators Grace Poe, Nancy Binay, Cynthia Villar, Sonny Angara, and former Senator and now Taguig Representative Pia Cayetano.   Senate President Aqulino "Koko" Pimentel III, presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte, and Special Assistant to the President Bong Go, were also part of the list.   Asked about Senator JV Ejercito and his half-brother, former Senator Jose "Jinggoy" Estrada, ...Keep on reading: Sotto bares initial list of Senate bets NPC will endorse in 2019.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 26th, 2018

Duterte special aide, House leader included in list of Senate bets

SPECIAL Assistant to the President Bong Go and Chairman of the House committee on justice Reynaldo Umali are on Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez’s list of senatoribles. Alvarez announced their names as among those eyed as candidates of the ruling Partido Demokratikong Pilipino-Laban ng Bayan (PDP-Laban). During the mass oath taking of….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMar 20th, 2018

Alvarez: Bong Go in PDP-Laban Senate slate

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Five months ahead of the filing of candidacies for the 2019 senatorial elections, PDP-Laban secretary-general ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 20th, 2018

Go for senate, Du30 pal urged

HOW about Senator Bong Go? Partido Demokratiko Pilipino secretary general Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is considering the inclusion of Presidential Assistant Bong Go in the PDP-Laban slate for the 2019 senatorial race. During the mass oathtaking of new members of PDP-Laban from Negros Oriental, Alvarez introduced two of the possible senatorial….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2018

Bong Go: Not interested to run for Senate 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Special Assistant to the President Bong Go said on Friday, February 16, that he is not interested to run for senator  in 2019. Go issued the statement in response to the invitation of Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez  to join the PDP-Laban senatorial ticket next year. “Ang sagot ko po sa paanyaya ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2018

Alvarez wants Bong Go in PDP-Laban Senate slate

  MANILA, Philippines – From “national photo bomber” to senator of the Philippines? House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said on Thursday, February 15, he wants Special Assistant to the President Bong Go to be part of the ruling party’s 2019 senatorial slate. “I’d like to convince someone to run for senator. I’d like ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

Mocha Uson s Senate winnability a no-brainer – Andanar

MANILA, Philippines – Communications Secretary Martin Andanar on Saturday, November 18, welcomed the possible inclusion of his subordinate, Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson , in the 2019 Senate line-up of the ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban). "Isang karangalan sa isang tao na mapasama sa isang listahan o ma-consider, lalong ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2017

Mocha Uson on 2019 senatorial polls: Only Duterte can make me run

  Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson on Friday said only President Rodrigo Duterte could make her run for the Senate in 2019.   Uson's statement came after Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez announced in Cebu City her inclusion in the PDP-Laban senatorial slate for 2019.   Uson, who was also in Cebu during the announcement, said she was surprised with Alvarez's announcement.   "Una po sa lahat, we attended the oathtaking of the new PDP Laban members upon the invitation of Presidential Assistant for Visayas, Michael Dino. Walang kahit anong political intention on my part sa pag punta doon," she said in a statement.   "Kaya nagulat ...Keep on reading: Mocha Uson on 2019 senatorial polls: Only Duterte can make me run.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2017