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Paolo Duterte formalizes bid for Congress seat

Presidential son Paolo Duterte will gun for a seat in Congress next year......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarOct 12th, 2018

Paolo eyes congressional seat

Former Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte has expressed his intention to run as a representative of the city’s first district in the 2019 mid-term elections, his sister Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said yesterday. Mayor Sara’s announcement finally ended speculations on Paolo’s political plans for the mid-term polls next year. “Congressman for the first […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2018

Paolo Duterte to run for Congress, Sara for mayor

Presidential son and former Davao City vice mayor Paolo Duterte will run for Congress next year in a bid to represent the city’s first district......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 1st, 2018

Paolo Duterte running for Congress, says sister Sara - INQUIRER.net

Paolo Duterte running for Congress, says sister Sara - INQUIRER.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsOct 1st, 2018

Paolo Duterte running for Congress, says sister Sara

DAVAO CITY --- Former Davao City vice mayor Paolo Duterte will be running for Congress, Mayor Sara Duterte announced in a press briefing at City Hall Monday morning.   Sara did not elaborate on her brother's plans brother but reiterated that she was not running for the Senate.   Paolo, President Rodrigo Duterte's eldest child, served as vice mayor until he resigned in December last year following a spat with daughter Isabelle that circulated on social media.   He and his brother-in-law Manases Carpio, Sara's husband, also earlier figured in a Senate inquiry on the P6.4-billion worth of shabu that slipped through the Bureau of Customs (BOC) in 2016. ...Keep on reading: Paolo Duterte running for Congress, says sister Sara.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 1st, 2018

Davao City council starts filling up vacancies

THE DAVAO CITY council seat that was left vacant by the resignation of Paolo Z. Duterte as vice mayor has been filled with the appointment of a new councilor. Carmelo J. Clarion, a barangay chairman, took his oath of office as a member of the local legislature Monday. Mr. Clarion replaces former councilor Bernard E. […] The post Davao City council starts filling up vacancies appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

Duterte’s daughter hints again at bid for Congress

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio hinted she could run for a seat in Congress, the latest u-turn to an earlier statement where she had ditched such a plan. Speaking to reporters on Friday, February 23, the city mayor said,  "I will not run for senator, so it’s ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2018

Davao city as nation’s capital

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte’s beloved home city as the seat of government? A party-list group, allied with Duterte, is proposing the relocation of some government offices like Malacanang, Congress and the Supreme Court (SC) to Mindanao. Kabayan Reps. Ron Salo and Ciriaco Calalang specifically proposed the relocation to Davao City, the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 17th, 2018

Duterte on Paolo’s resignation: ‘Napuno na siguro’

MANILA, Philippines – After the resignation of Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte on Monday, December 25, his father, President Rodrigo Duterte, told media that evening he believes his son was fed up. "Napuno na siguro. 'Pinatawag sila sa Congress for nothing (I think he got fed up. They were summoned to Congress for nothing)," he said. "And ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 26th, 2017

Alejano willing to lose Congress seat after seeking Duterte ouster

Alejano willing to lose Congress seat after seeking Duterte ouster.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 16th, 2017

Roque Files Senate Bid; Hopes to Get PRRD Endorsement

Former Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque is hoping to get the endorsement of President Rodrigo Duterte in his bid for a Senate seat in the 2019 mid-term elections. This, after the former government official on Wednesday filed his Certificate of Candidacy (COC) at the Commission on Elections (Comelec) main office in Manila. “Sana po (I hope […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated News10 hr. 7 min. ago

Duterte: Bong Go will win

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday expressed his confidence that aspiring senator and former Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go will most likely win a seat in the Senate in the 2019 midterm elections. The President noted in his speech before businessmen that attended the Philippine Business Conference and Expo that his former […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated News15 hr. 6 min. ago

Duterte says ‘go and file;’ Roque says ‘I’m going where I’m happy’

      After months of speculations about his political plan, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque declaredon Mondayhe would run as a party-list representative under Luntiang Pilipinas in the 2019 midterm elections.   On Wednesday, he showed up at the Commission on Elections (Comelec) headquarters in Intramuros, Manila to file his Certificate of Candidacy - not as a party-list representative but as a senator.   Roque's decision shocked the public although he was initially widely believed to seek a Senate seat.   Wearing a red polo shirt, the former mouthpiece of President Duterte arrived at the Comelec before noontime with his ...Keep on reading: Duterte says ‘go and file;’ Roque says ‘I’m going where I’m happy’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

Keeping up with the Cayetanos of Taguig in the 2019 elections

The Cayetanos are aiming to continue their hold of Taguig as Alan Peter bids for a congressional seat representing its second district, Lino in the mayoral position and Lani in the position of vice mayor. Alan Peter recently declared his desire to vie for the Speakership in the lower house of Congress, citing that he […] The post Keeping up with the Cayetanos of Taguig in the 2019 elections appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

DOF: Congress needed for rollback of fuel excise tax rates

Suspending fuel excise tax rates that took effect this year would need action from Congress, the Finance department said Tuesday after some senators urged President Duterte to lift them and soften the effects of rising prices......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Go: I will still be your “Kuya”

OUTGOING Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go reiterated on Tuesday that he will remain as the people’s “Kuya” despite leaving his post as the special assistant of President Rodrigo Duterte. Go, who is aspiring for a Senate seat after filing his certificate of candidacy on Monday, stressed that he will continue to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Con-com spox seeks Senate seat

  The spokesman of the Consultative Committee (Con-com) which was tasked by President Rodrigo Duterte to draft the government's proposed federal charter, will be seeking a Senate seat to push for federalism. Conrado "Ding" Generoso said he would be filing his certificate of candidacy for senator on Tuesday under theKatipunan Ng Kamalayang Kayumanggi political party. "Today, I and my party mates in the Katipunan Ng Kamalayang Kayumanggi, a political party duly accredited by the Comelec and allied with the Bagong Sistema Bagong Pag-asamovement, are taking this cause to the people through the forthcoming electoral exercise," he said in a Vibermessage to reporters. "I am...Keep on reading: Con-com spox seeks Senate seat.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Bong Go guns for Senate seat, files CoC

SPECIAL Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go launched his bid for the Senate in the 2019 midterm elections by filing his certificate of candidacy (CoC) at the Commission on Elections (Comelec) office in Intramuros, Manila Monday afternoon. President Rodrigo Duterte accompanied Go in filing his CoC and raised the latter’s hand before the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Hontiveros: This is not a lottery, countries don t win seats on the UN Human Rights Council

October 15, 2018. Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros today condemned the Duterte government’s statement that the Philippines “won a seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC),” saying it is “grossly misleading and hypocritical.” It was reported that outgoing Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano… Source link link: Hontiveros: This is not a lottery, countries don't win seats on the UN Human Rights Council.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Bong Go files COC, seeks Senate seat in 2019 polls

Accompanied by President Rodrigo Duterte and some Cabinet members, Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go finally on Monday filed his certificate of candidacy for senator in time for next year’s midterm polls. Source link link: Bong Go files COC, seeks Senate seat in 2019 polls.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Magdalo’s Alejano seeks Senate seat

A staunch critic of the Duterte administration, Rep. Gary Alejano will be running as senator under the opposition for the 2019 midterm elections......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018