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Pacquiao apologized to the LGBT community but will stand with his same-sex opinion

After his very controversial comment and viral video, the Pambansang Kamao Manny Pacquiao apologizes to the LGBT community with the harsh comment he had said but will stand with his belief about same-sex marriage. Pacquiao earned left and right backlash after his interview went viral and got the ire of the whole LGBT community not only in the Philippines but in other countries. … Read entire article »

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It’s Final: Duterte to run for president in 2016

Is the Philippines ready for a very tough president in Rodrigo Duterte? Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte finalized his candidacy for the 2016 Presidential election when he filed on Friday his certificate of candidacy (COC) to run for the presidency of the Philippines. … Read entire article »

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It’s Santiago-Marcos in 2016

The netizens plea for Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago to run for the 2016 presidency, and she is giving them hope. Now that Santiago is now confirming that she will run in 2016, she also confirmed that it will be Senator Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos who will be her running mate. … Read entire article »

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Santiago bids for presidency in 2016

And now after failing to convince Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to run for president, netizens are now urging Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago to be their hope for the 2016 presidential election. … Read entire article »

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Binay-Honasan first team to file candidacy for Election 2016

And election fever began rolling with the Binay-Honasan tandem starting off. The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) presidential bet Vice President Jejomar Binay found his vice president running mate in Senator Gregorio ‘Gringo’ Honasan and were the first team to file ther certificates of candidacy (COC) on Monday as they enter their bids for the Philippline Presidential Election in 2016. … Read entire article »

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Robredo In as LP’s Vice President in 2016

Will the Daang Matuwid continue now that Camarines Sur 3rd District Rep. Leni Robredo joined the 2016 vice presidentiable race? Now that it is official Roxas-Robredo tandem for the Liberal Party, will the Camarines Sur representative help boost Roxas candidacy and continue President Benigno Aquino III advocacy on good and clean governance?  Will Rep. Robredo be our best vice president if she wins? … Read entire article »

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Poe for President in 2016

Senator Grace Poe announced her candidacy in the 2016 presidential election joining former Interior Secretary Manuel (Mar) Roxas III and Vice President Jejomar Binay who already announced their own candidacy earlier this year. Poe announced Wednesday, her bid to run for the presidency to succeed President Benigno Aquino III.   … Read entire article »

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Binay jeered during UPLB forum

Did Vice President Jejomar Binay just grilled himself infront of the Iskolars ng Bayan?  Did the Iskolars ng Bayan just brought out Binay’s lack of political knowledge in all his six years as the vice president of the Philippines? … Read entire article »

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LP wooing Rebredo to be Roxas running mate

Liberal party (LP) standard bearer Mar Roxas has started convincing Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo to be his running mate in the 2016 elections. Now that Senator Grace Poe will announce if she will run for the presidency or not, the Liberal Party has been in search for Roxas’ running mate and Robredo is on top of their list because of her clean record and her family’s honesty in serving their constituents. … Read entire article »

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