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Roxas thanks Duterte for endorsement

Roxas thanks Duterte for endorsement.....»»

Category: newsSource: cnnphilippines cnnphilippinesNov 9th, 2018

Duterte’s dare: Vote for Mar

BORACAY ISLAND---President Duterte dared the electorate in the 2019 midterm polls to vote for former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas, who is seeking a Senate seat, to see if he has a better way of dealing with the drug menace.   The President made the statement on Thursday night during the distribution of certificates of land ownership award to land reform beneficiaries on Boracay Island.   Reminding local officials not to get involved in the illegal drug trade, Mr. Duterte said he would have no problem if the public go with Roxas for a change.   "Don't do it during my watch, not while I am President. Lie low for three years, and if you want to come back...Keep on reading: Duterte’s dare: Vote for Mar.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 10th, 2018

Roxas in disbelief: What? Duterte asked people to vote for me?

  Former senator Mar Roxas on Friday was in a moment of disbelief after news broke out that one of his rivals in the 2016 presidential elections, Rodrigo Duterte, had actually asked voters to vote for him. "Totoo ba yan? Kasi wala akong personal knowledge (Is that true? I have no personal knowledge...)," said Roxas. In his speech in Boracay, President Duterte said "vote for Roxas" so we would know if he can do something against illegal drugs. "Vote for Roxas, Ilonggo eh. Iboto ninyo, walang problema 'yan," Duterte pleaded. "Tatakbo siguro 'yan si Roxas uli eh. Sige why don't you try para makita ninyo. You can only measure a man's stamina for doing a particular activi...Keep on reading: Roxas in disbelief: What? Duterte asked people to vote for me?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 9th, 2018

Duterte encourages Pinoys to vote for Mar Roxas

Duterte encourages Pinoys to vote for Mar Roxas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsNov 9th, 2018

Palace: Vote for Freddie Aguilar not necessarily for Senate seat singer is running for

President Rodrigo Duterte's endorsement of folk singer and senatorial candidate Freddie Aguilar may not actually be for his bid for a Senate seat, a Palace spokesman tried to explain Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 6th, 2018

Osmeña says he will not seek Duterte& apos;s endorsement for Senate bid - INQUIRER.net

Osmeña says he will not seek Duterte's endorsement for Senate bid - INQUIRER.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsNov 6th, 2018

For his nationalistic songs, Freddie Aguilar gets Duterte endorsement

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday endorsed the senatorial bid of folk singer Freddie Aguilar, calling him a “nationalist” whose songs carry a social message. Source link link: For his nationalistic songs, Freddie Aguilar gets Duterte endorsement.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 6th, 2018

Duterte prepares list of candidates to endorse; issues requirement

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte said he will come up with a list of election candidates who will receive his endorsement. Source link link: Duterte prepares list of candidates to endorse; issues 'requirement'.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018

Robin Padilla still batting for revolutionary gov’t with AFP: ‘Do not be misled by my endorsement of candidates’

Robin Padilla was in a reminiscing mood when he shared on social media recently a throwback to his interview back in 2016 after he was granted absolute pardon by President Rodrigo Duterte. Padilla wrote on Instagram last Oct. 18 that one of the biggest problems in the country ispolitical dynasty, but he shared that he's seen "the other sea" recently and that there was hope for the Filipinos in the coming elections. It's known that Padilla accompanied his older brother Rommel in his filing of his certificate of candidacy for congressman in Nueva Ecija last Oct. 16. As per Padilla, "There is HOPE for us in this coming midterm elections though not in the government system but with...Keep on reading: Robin Padilla still batting for revolutionary gov’t with AFP: ‘Do not be misled by my endorsement of candidates’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

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 NewsOct 18th, 2018

Roxas back in political arena, files candidacy for senator

FORMER senator Manuel “Mar” Roxas 2nd was the first individual to file his certificate of candidacy (CoC) for senator on Tuesday, more than two years after he lost in the presidential elections to then Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte. Running under the opposition Liberal Party (LP), Roxas said that he decided to try to regain [...] The post Roxas back in political arena, files candidacy for senator appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Mar hints at Senate run in 2019

Former Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II on Monday hinted at a return to public service after a defeat to President Rodrigo Duterte in the 2016 presidential elections. Source link link: Mar hints at Senate run in 2019.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Fuel excise tax, 'PHVote, Meghan Markle | Evening wRap

  Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte will suspend the second round of higher excise tax on fuel under the Train Law, in response to soaring inflation. Former interior secretary Mar Roxas will be running for senator in the 2019 elections. The Binay vs Binay battle for Makati City mayor is on. Reelectionists and neophytes flock to Comelec ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Mar hints at Senate run in 2019

Former Interior Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas II on Monday hinted at a return to public service after a defeat to President Rodrigo Duterte in the 2016 presidential elections......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Villar: Mayor Sara’s backing as good as presidential endorsement

The endorsement of Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte is as good as an endorsement from her father, President Rodrigo Duterte, which would mean securing votes across the country, Sen. Cynthia Villar said Thursday. Source link link: Villar: Mayor Sara’s backing as good as presidential endorsement.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 4th, 2018

Mar’s beta male moves

Mar Roxas posted an open letter to President Rodrigo Duterte on his Facebook page appearing to give advice on how to bring down the price of rice from P50 per kilo levels. Facebook friends who appear to be experts on rice prices applauded what they thought to be a gesture of concern from the failed […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Sara slams SC aspirant’s ploy

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio yesterday slammed efforts of an aspirant to a Supreme Court (SC) seat to dissuade complainants from pursuing the 2011 disbarment case against her, saying it was obviously a ploy to curry favor from her. The real agenda, according to Carpio, is to seek her endorsement for an appointment to an […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

No pork in 2019 budget, Roxas on rice crisis, Trump on China | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno says the proposed P3.76-trillion budget for 2019 does not contain pork barrel funds. Former senator and interior secretary Mar Roxas addresses President Rodrigo Duterte in a rare political post on Tuesday. In a combative series of tweets, U.S. President Donald Trump accuses China of trying to influence the midterm elections. {module ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Shut up or free speech? Roque, Bong Go respond to Mar Roxas’ rice crisis advice

MANILA, Philippines – They are supposed to echo President Rodrigo Duterte's sentiments on issues, but Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque and Special Assistant to the President Bong Go had contrasting ways of responding to the rice crisis  suggestions of former interior secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Mar Roxas to run for Roxas City mayor? ‘Let’s see how it goes’

Former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas confirmed on Tuesday that he was being prodded by local officials of Roxas City to run for mayor. "The locals asked me to consider it," Roxas told INQUIRER.net when asked to confirm reports about his possible mayoralty bid in the area. Pressed if he would consider the suggestion, he said: "Mayroong ibat ibang paraan namang tumulong." "Let's see how it goes," added Roxas. Roxas was also a former senator before he joined the Cabinet of former President Benigno Aquino III. Roxas ran but lost to President Rodrigo Duterte in the 2016 elections. /vvp...Keep on reading: Mar Roxas to run for Roxas City mayor? ‘Let’s see how it goes’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Mayor Sara to security sector: “don’t be complacent”

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 01 September) — The September 2, 2016 bombing at the Roxas night market here that left 15 persons dead and 69 injured should remind security forces not to be complacent with intelligence reports even if the information may seem irrelevant, Mayor Sara Duterte said. “This should serve as a reminder to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018