Binay move no big deal for Palace


MANILA, Philippines—Vice President Jejomar Binay’s formation of a senatorial slate under the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) banner shouldn’t affect the Aquino administration’s working relationship with the country’s second highest executive, Malacañang said on Saturday.

“It is a widely known fact that President Aquino and Vice President Binay belong to different political parties,” deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said in a text message to the Inquirer on Saturday afternoon.

“It should not get in the way of governance,” she added.

Valte made the remarks in response to a question on whether the Aquino administration would continue supporting Binay even when the latter’s political plans are proving to be separate from those of President Aquino’s ruling Liberal Party.

A member of the Aquino administration despite belonging to another party, Binay is the chair of the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council. He is also the Presidential Adviser on Overseas Filipino Workers’ Affairs.

Apart from forming a senatorial slate, Binay has also made known his presidential ambition and is expected to run for the presidency in 2016.

Binay is the chairperson of the PDP-Laban, which has formed the UNA coalition with former President Joseph Estrada’s Puwersa ng Masang Pilipino.  Binay was Estrada’s running mate when the latter ran again for president in 2010.

Estrada placed second to then Senator Aquino in the presidential race while Binay pulled a surprise come-from-behind win over Mr. Aquino’s running mate, then senator and now Transportation Secretary Manuel Roxas II.

Roxas, the president of the LP, is expected to be the party standard bearer in 2016.

Some supporters of President Aquino riled the LP when they opted to support Binay’s candidacy instead of Roxas’, coming out with the so-called Noy-Bi (Noynoy-Binay) ticket.

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  • cliff_castillo

    The ombudsman should make an honest to goodness audit of Binay’s shady deals to reveal the truth about his character so the people may know.  It is common knowledge among businessmen in Makati how corrupt the Binay family is.

    • pulis

      Hwag na tayong mag taka, kahit nga mga KKK corrupt rin…

  • JK1000

    A lot of Businessman in Makati knew how this NO SHAME Binay family corrupt they are. They really love to get rid of the Dynasty the older Binay created. NO TO BINAY ! NO TO CORRUPTION !

  • pilosopo4

    If the Binays are really that corrupt how come the people of Makati keep voting them in office? The Makati businessmen with all their resources combined could have simply mounted a campaign long time ago to unseat the we see VP Jejomar setting his sights on the Presidency in 2016..and we are running scared and start talking how corrupt he is..why? Let the people decide..perhaps it is about time the people choose someone else unknown to someone HONEST.

    • INQ_reader

      What looks like a clean house does not mean that nothing was stolen. Just ask condo developers in Makati what Binay asks for in return for a building permit. A condo unit for every building permit, perhaps?

  • Pauline

    actually makakasama pa nga kay Binay kung sasanib sila ng mga kampon ni gloria.

    sino ba gusto magkaroon ng koneksyon kay gloria? Wala. 

    • muddygoose

      Actually marami dito are embracing Gloria and Marcos if only they could spite the current administration. =P

  • alazzka

    This is no big deal if the NOYNOYING President fully supports Mar Roxas with all his heart.  But what if his purported support is just for show or what we call MALASADO? If Binay’s senatorial slate will win in this upcoming senatorial derby coupled with a majority in the local level that will really be a big deal.

  • spearheads

    Kulang sa penitensya ang modeletor dito. Sali ka mamya sa “salubungan” dong. Talian mo yang leeg mo at kunyari ikaw yong anghel na ibibitin mamya.



  • Ulipur

    Ang mali kasi ni PNoy sa ay akala niya ang pagkapag-presidente niya utang na loob niya kay Roxas.

    Buti nga kumandidato siya. Kundi malamang talo si Roxas either by Villar or Erap.

    Kahit ngayon ang full support ng Aquino sisters from Ballsy to Kris ay kay Jejomar Binay.

    Si Binay, kailanman, anumang mangyari, di iiwanan, di pababayaan sina Noynoy at mga kapatid niya.

  • cantonese

    As long as future PRESIDENT BINAY will not be a NOYNOYING vice president then, presidency position will be serve in a gold platter to the UNA party.

    More power to your party sir!

    • Manila Tonight

      bobo ka!

  • Ulipur

    Si Pnoy agreed na 50-50 ang sneatorial slate alliance sana ng partido ni Pnoy at partido ni Bnay.

    Ayaw ni Roxas and Drilon.

    Kaya hanap naman ng makakasama si Biany. Pero ang supporta ng mga kapatid ni Pnoy ay Kay Binay.

    Pilipino pa rin ang pipili ng mga Senador. Ang sinumang lalabas ay susuporta pa rin kay PNoy hanggang 2016 basta gawin lang niya (ni Pnoy ang naraarapat.

    Never mind Binay, Never Mind Surveys:
    1. Stamp out Graft and Corruption. Leave a legacy of a decent governance system.

    2. Move full blast in eadicationg poverty. Be supportive of measures that will encourage more foeeign direct investments.

    3. End the communist and Muslim issues.


  • kilabot

    the same specie, no recognizable differences among them. nation needs fresh faces with fresh ideas for a fresher phil.

    • pedronimo

      Forgive the petty grammar intrusion: “Species”, not “Specie” No “Specie” in the English language

  • pedronimo

    Binay has the most enviable official duty in the country. He wakes up and need only ask” “How’s the President?”

    • Malik62

      Hahaha! So true! Binay will wake up one of these days as president of the country.

  • jgl414567

    Binay is one of the biggest trapos in this country and as such will bring back corruption with a vengeance. Calling all freedom loving Filipinos to spread the word that Binay is not fit to be president!! God save the Philippines!!

  • Beguine

    All Filipino voters should have a mantra against Binay’s
    ambition to become the next President.

    The mantra is, Binay’s party is The Plunderers (Erap- and Gloria)
    party, with Binay as the Future Plunderer.

    Just that, but that’s enough to destroy any of Binay’s future hopes
    of becoming President.

    • Rorschach

      Sa mga eepal na hindi pa nakatira sa Makati, hindi pa nakakarating ng Makati, or hindi alam kung saan yung parteng “Makati”, Malupit iyang si binay, gusto mo ng libreng kasal? lapit ka kay binay at automatic Ninong niyo na siya, bwahahahhaha, sino pa  iboboto mo sa susunod na eleksyon syempre, si Ninong, Ninang at mga kinakapatid mo. Bwahahahaa. Sino gumastos? hulaan mo. Magkano? aba, hindi mo ba alam na engrande yung presyo ng naging kasal nyo.  bwahahahahhahaa. 

      Yung mga cakes ng Lolo at Lola sa birthday aba, huwag niyong amaliitin iyan mukhang cheap lang presyong galing sa France. bwahahahahahha.

    • Josef Paul

      There’s a page in Facebook NO TO BINAY FOR PRESIDENT… :-)

  • Meinsideout Ako


    • Rorschach


    • fairtruth

      Lahat ng politiko ay may ambisyon…kon ikaw nasa pangalawang natural lang na gusto kang maging una…IKAW KUNTENTO KA BA SA GANYAN LANG..HINDI KA BA NAGNANAIS NA UMUNLAD..ano ba naman…
      Kung tungkol sa pagiging political butterfly…practice na yan sa lahat ng politiko…KUNG HINDI NGA LUMIPAT ANG MGA KA-ERAP AT KA-GLORIA sa panig ni PINOY sa CONGRESO..maniwala ka bang may tao si PINOY at makakuha ng mayoria sa KONGRESO..hahaha…DI BA in political history si ROXAS na siyang PINAPLANOHAN NI PINOY NA MAGING PRESIDENTE SA TAONG 2016.. ay isa ring POLITICAL BUTTERFLY……

  • Efren

    Kapag maraming anak/asawa na economically-politically ambitious lahat, dapat hindi maging
    presidente!  Marcos, Gloria, Erap, Binay – – – lahat may ambition na  eco-political dynasties !

    • fairtruth

      may nakalimotan ka….AQUINO, COJUANGCO…OSMENA…. dapat di yan maging presidente,,,kailangang may bagong pangalan na uusbong sa presidential race…maybe the likes of PACQUIAO  or independent and broad minded…

      • dgboy

        eh naging presedente na , may magagwa kapa? Asawa at anak tinutukoy, hindi uncle .Haha

  • muddygoose

    Kung ma-improve ni Binay ang pamamalakad sa POEA (alam ko under DOLE ito, pero as consultant pedeng tutukan ni Binay ito) at pagmanage ng OWWA funds, bobotohin ko siya. Ayan na din ang paglinis ng Pagibig and pag-offer ng low-interest loans sa mga deserving members. Panay promises lang madalas mga politiko, kunwari lahat sila may potential. Same way na maraming nagsasabi na magaling si Gibo, pero wala cyang na-improve na kahit ano sa DND.

    • fairtruth

      Like ako dyan MUDDYGOOSE..may balot ba diyan??

  • noonyan

    Truly the Philippines is a FREE COUNTRY, iboto nyo ang grupo ni BINAY at ESTRADA dahil libre lahat para sa kanila lalo na ang pag waldas sa kaban ng bayan!!!

  • Rorschach

    Team UNA is composed of TRAPOS from previous corrupt administrations.
    Erap and Gloria UNA sa Corruption.

    Beware of the “APRIL UNA COALITION”.

    • fairtruth

      woh..sino kayang trapo…yong hinohostage ang pork barrel para buboto sa impeachment…..yong ginamit ang kaban ng gobyerno thru pantawid at panggasolina para pamolitika… drillon hindi ba trapo basta kung saan ang sitting president nandoon siya……yong mga taong mabuti lang sa salita at wala sa gawa…hehehhe…..bubuto pa kayo sa kanila para mabusog kayo sa salita…….yong mga taong nagsasakay lang sa yellow ni cory…hoy..wala na si cory..SI PINOY ay hindi si CORY at lalong hindi siya NINOY… huwag kayong pagamit baka ma-hepa kayo……BUTI PA SI BINAY…nanalo kahit wala masyadong support..YAN ANG MAGALING…

      • Rorschach

        Eto tandaan mo, basta buong pamilya or karamihan ng pamilya nasa politika 99% Kwarta ang laman ng utak. Kahit sino pa iyan. Wag kanang kumampi kahit kanino. Diyan nagsisimulang mahati ang bansa, sa mentalidad na “pag hindi PUTI siguradong ITIM iyan”.

        Pansinin mo mga nag tatalo dito. PUTI ITIM pero sa totoo lang manalo matalo yung ga idolo kakain parin sa oras yung ga iyan. Isa lang ang hinihiling natin yung “Fair at Truth”. yung iba OA

        live long and prosper

      • fairtruth

        Maganda sana ang pangalawang statement boto ako..pero halatang inconsistent..sabi mo kasi previous corrupt administrations at tinutukoy mo..erap at gloria…BUTI SANA sinabi mo..lahat ng corrupt administrations present and past..BOTO SANA ako..PERO HALATANG PINAPABURAN MO ADMINISTRATION NI FVR at AQUINO….bakit..di ba  maraming corruption sa time ni FVR…siya nga ang simula ng PORKBARREL… at bakit WALA BANG CORRUPTION SA PRESENT ano ang PPP kay DSWD chairman..ang PAGCOR kay NAGUIAT…ang pagsuhol sa mga congressman para bumoto sa impeachment…ang pagbigay ng MILYONES NA DATONG SA MGA REBELDE….ILL TAKE IT FROM YOU…FAIR AND sana..YOU HAVE A GOOD EXAMPLE FOR THAT….FIAR AND TRUTH IS WHAT I ALSO SUBSCRIBE…that is why i really hate double standard OF justice lalo na yong may hidden agenda for the achievement of one DESIRED ACTION in the guise of justice..HOPE GETS MO

      • Rorschach

        Read the title of the article “Binay move no big deal for Palace”.
        Ano ang subject ng argument? “Yung move ni Binay”.
        Ano yung move ni Binay? “His Decision to run for prexy” and “Complete lineup of his Senatorial Team”.
        Sino ang Subject again? ” Si Binay”. Gets.

        Tungkol naman sa kay Pnoy or HLI or KKK or Panot or Yellow or Bakla or Whatever you want to call him and the 188 or just say 107,363,535,343,443,262 tongressmen that you’re so eager to inject into the topic read, my reply again  “basta buong pamilya or karamihan ng pamilya nasa politika 99% Kwarta ang laman ng utak.”

        Naintindihan mona?

        Kung hindi parin it’s either you’re fairly dumb or truthfully stupid, wala nakong maisasagot sa iyo that will make sense.


      • fairtruth


      • Rorschach

        Again again again.
        “Composition ng line-up ni Binay” yung topic. Nanduon ba yung pangalan ni Pnoy tsaka nung 188 sa line-up?

        Ah gusto mo lang talaga isama sa topic, para mapag usapan yun HLI KKK Panot Noynoying dagdagan mo pa goodluck, sige, unlimited iyang comment section. 

        Bwahahahaa. Isapa?

        “HLI KKK Panot Noynoying.”

        Para bang kinikiliti ka pag nababasa mo?

        “HLI KKK Panot Noynoying.”

        Sige Enjoy lang.

    • KarmaGMA

      seems so….

    • Bert

      You conveniently forgot that same trapos from the supposedly “previous corrupt administrations”, are now swarming like parasites Pnoy’s Liberal Party……many of them were among the 188 tongressmen who signed the impeachment….now get your clues…. 

      • fairtruth

        hehehe…swamping like to wrigglers who will soon become mosquitoes who will eventually bite THEIR NEW BOSS..PINOY

      • Rorschach

        You failed to analyze my response to your dear friend fairtruth. Do you share the same cranium?

    • fairtruth

      Baka nakalimotan mo na si  
      ROXAS na siyang PINAPLANOHAN NI PINOY NA MAGING PRESIDENTE SA TAONG 2016.. ay isa ring POLITICAL BUTTERFLY..ay galing previous Drillon…..Si Belmonte…atbp……Practice na yan sa lahat ng politiko…KUNG HINDI NGA LUMIPAT ANG MGA KA-ERAP AT KA-GLORIA sa panig ni PINOY sa CONGRESO..maniwala ka bang may tao si PINOY at makakuha ng mayoria sa KONGRESO..hahaha…DI BA in political history si ROXAS na siyang PINAPLANOHAN NI PINOY NA MAGING PRESIDENTE SA TAONG 2016.. ay isa ring POLITICAL BUTTERFLY……

      • Rorschach

        You forgot to include your brain.

      • fairtruth

        Hahaha….Galit?  I think before I click pare…So you should put minds on what youve click so that you wont appear irrational and contrary to what you want to emphasize….Be consistent….UNLESS you want it to appear such…..

      • Rorschach

        Galit? hindi eh, hindi yun yung term, hindi ko ma-describe “naawa ba yun”? Hehehehehe

        Again again again again again again.
        “Composition ng line-up ni Binay” yung topic. Nanduon ba yung pangalan ni Pnoy tsaka nung 188 sa line-up?

        Ah gusto mo lang talaga isama sa topic, para mapag usapan yun HLI KKK Panot Noynoying dagdagan mo pa goodluck, sige, unlimited iyang comment section.

        Bwahahahaa. Isapa?

        “HLI KKK Panot Noynoying.”

        Para bang kinikiliti ka pag nababasa mo?

        “HLI KKK Panot Noynoying.”

  • RyanE

    I believe PHL Presidency is a sort of a destiny and those who openly seek it will not get it. We may not know that someone will just suddenly appear in the scene and win the 2016 presidency. That someone may be in the making and would become quite popular perhaps by this ongoing Corona impeachment trial.

    Btw, I guess VP Binay is committing a very big mistake by aligning and identifying himself with those questionable characters from the previous administrations.

  • Bert

    Between Binay and Roxas, I’ll go for Binay. But I am still looking for a better 3rd choice……

    • fairtruth

      Me too.. Ill go for BINAY….but if there are other choices… I will compare them with BINAY and choose who is the best among them.

    • Malik62

      There’s no point of comparison between Binay and Roxas. Roxas pales when compared to Binay.

  • Malik62

    Many LP members, as well as members of other political parties will soon transfer to Binay’s UNA.  They know that BS Aquino x3 is a damaged good and a sinking ship.

    • Erlinda Brave


    • Rorschach

      Unfortunately hindi lang “LP members and other political parties”ang boboto. Hehehehee. ilang ba “members” ng “LP at other political parties” nasa “10,000,000” (bwahahahaha)? iyan na yata ang pinaka malaking political party sa buong mundo. pero ilan population ng pinas? 

  • Malik62

    The 2013 Elections will be useless unless COMELEC fixes the glitches in the SMARMATIC PCOS machines.  Or they really don;t want to fix them because they’re on for another run?

  • Francis81

    No big deal daw! Sa totoo lang nag papanic na ang Malacanang,  Hindi kasi sila maka buo ng 12 slates. At pagdating ng 2013 election palutang lutang na sa ilog Pasig ang popularidad ni Pweenoy o hindi na siya ang presidente sa panahong ito.

    • fairtruth

      May tama ka francis

      • Regd

        LOL! Oo, may tama sa ulo hehehe. Paki-check parang maluwang mga turnilyo, baligtad ang paglagay. 

    • Erlinda Brave


      • fairtruth

        hahaha..kala mo lang yan…paano mabayaran ni Corona  naubos na pera niya sa kadepensa sa kanyang kaso…hahah..mag-isip ka…walang kadaming pera si corona na ipangbayad sa katulad namin…at wala kaming katumbas na pera..KATUTUHAN LANG HANAP yong katutuhanan na ACCORDING TO LAW at DUE PROCESS…hindi dahil binabayaran sa pagpirma ng IMPEACHMENT COMPLAINT…so kung ang lalabas na katutuhan after due hearing  ay MA-CONVICT SI CORONA , GMA o kahit si PNOY kung merong successful impeachment complaint….dapat respetuhin…..HINDI TULAD SA IBA NA DI PA TAPOS ANG KASO..NANGHUHUSGA NA….aside from PAGNANAKAW NG EBIDENSIYA….hahah

      • Rorschach

        Huh, Totoo  ba iyan?  As in Consistent ha, “Naubos na pera niya sa kadepensa sa kanyang kaso?”

        Sabi ni Corona pro-bono daw ang defense team, pinapatunayan mo bang talagang sinungaling si Corona? Hehehehehehe.

        Yung sinakyan nga ni mang Vicente nung nagtestify siya ay service pa ng Supreme Court.

      • phalen

        puputok ang ugat mo sa leeg sa tindi ng galit mo sa mga anti noynoy-ying.relax ka lang…..

    • Cheche

      tama ka correct 101%  Francis81,,,,,at masampahan na ng kaso itong binabae na ito,,,,ayun naglalagas na ang buhok ka chemo therapy ,,,,,handa nyu SALN nyu ha!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • revitor

    The demise of LP seems inevitable. Pinoy’s vindictive and ill-advised maneuvers will mainly be responsible. He is going to be a lameduck president. If CJ Corona will be acquitted by the Impeachment Court, goodbye LP. A one-term presidency will always result to lameduct presidency unless of course if the president is extraordinarily an achiever of which Pinoy is not. He is taken for a ride by rhe usual opportunists, like Speaker Belmonte and his elks in Congress and civil society.

  • Monsi Serrano

    For sure Binay will forge alliance even with the devil in the deep blue sea so long as he will win the 2016 election. Hindi din ako magtataka kung isasangla nya ang kaluluwa nya kay Satanas manalo lang sya!

    Pag ang anak ni Binay naging senator at naging presidente si Binay, pupunta na lang ako ng Afghanistan. Eh nung hindi nakaupo sa isang restaurant si Abby Binay, kahit na nagpakilala sya kasi fully book, the following day sarado yung resto. Wow, nakakatakot. Sabi ko nga kay Mike Enriquez, “scary ang mga Binay sa ginawa nila. Di pa presidente, ganun ng umasta.” Ang sagot ni Mike sa akin: “MISMO!”

    If I may, let me share what Mr. Joel Reyes Zobel wrote in his column in The Philippine Business and News Forum and Editorial ng Bayan in GMA-DZBB 4-5PM program about Binay. The title of his article written last July 6, 2010 was “Half Full. Half Empty”. Here goes:

    I have gone through 5 days with Binay and I already miss Noli De Castro who was a very low profile but efficient worker. De Castro worked on the housing program and his role as Vice President with basically the same resources. Never quibbled, tried to be effective without drawing too much attention to himself. Conversely, Binay never took a break from his usual self. First is his beef with the wang-wang. Before you know it, he is beating a red light and going into a no entry street. You should have seen his face when Kara David queried him on the infractions. His reaction was a king who was vexed because a citizen was bold enough to ask his royal highness. Before you know it, he is asking for a palace, the coconut palace. Personally, I think this should be given to him so he can stay indoors and refrain from being a clear and present danger on the street.

    As my lola used to say, “beware of coconuts in palaces.” For all intents and purposes, it is already a deadly confirmation. I have always said that the worst kind of animals is the one who endangers others. An African proverb goes, “If you run after two hares, you will catch neither.” Last May we voted the top 2 officials of the land. President Aquino leading by example. Perhaps, the African proverb might be wrong. If you run after two hares, you might catch both, although they may not be the same quality.

    Now think about it… and how will he behave when he sits down as president…. GOD forbid!

    • fairtruth

      Then you must have gone to IRAQ, LIBYA, FALKISLANDS  already after ERAP won the presidency or vice -presidency and his son JINGOY, wife ELOISA became senators, or when GLORIA ARROYo  became president and her son became congressmen,  or WHEN NINOY WAS ELECTED CONGRESSMAN and his UNCLE BUTCH AQUINO Become senator or WORST.. when AQUINO become president and he appointed ABAD’S  FAMILY in the government….Secretary Butch Abad being the DBM SECRETARY, 
      her daughter and son, Julia, who is Presidential Management Staff (PMS) head, with Cabinet status who will be handling Aquino’s huge pork barrel; and Luis Abad, who is chief of staff of Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima… aside from ABAD”s wife Rep. Henedina Abad ….AND we have also the TUPAZES who is everywhere in the government of PNOY…..NAPAKARAMI KAYANG CRITICAL NA LUGAR NA NAABOTAN MO PARE..HINDI PO BA?

      • Monsi Serrano

        Sorry di ako pumapatol sa Bisaya. Wala sense ang sinasabi mo. Hehehe. :-P

      • Rorschach

        HIndi mo talaga ma gets.

        Si Binay nga ang topic.

        Hopeless, ayun yung term, hopeless!!!

    • Ulipur

      Vote Bongbong for President 1n 2016.

      Vote Escudero for President in 2016

      Vote Vilma Santos Recto for President

      Vote Bong Revilla for President

      Vote Roxas for President

      Para maiwasan nA lAng ang sobra ninyong kinatatakutan..!   Mamili kayo. Ang daming pagpipilian.

      NAndiyan pa rin sina Gibo at Gordon.

      Si Jinggoy pa.

      Si Kris Aquino pa.


      • fairtruth


    • dannyflorencio

      Kay Binay na lang ako kasi magaling sa smear campaign si Abnoy Noynoy at Mar Roxas

  • barangayboso

    Can somebody slap the faces of these politicians?

    may mga plano kayo sa bansa natin PAG NAKAUPO NA KAYO.. eh bakit hindi nyo pa gawin ngaun ang mga PLANONG sinasabi nyo nang makatulong kayo sa bayan?? bakit naghihintay pa kayo na makaupo sa pwesto??

    • Rorschach


    • BatangSingapore

      kailangan muna kasi mangako ng tuwid na daan kahit balubaluktot hahahahahhaa.

    • Pitbulldog

      Si P-noy kaya, may plano ba yan nang tumakbong pangulo?  Plano lang nyan tumakbo at umasang manalo.  Hanggang doon lang ang takbo ng pag-iisip nyan.  Kaya hayan, nang manalo, di malaman kung ano gagawin.  Kakahiya.

  • Night

    tsk tsk tsk…. what happened to our saintly, God like, angels sent to earth government of the yellows…………………………………….. bullsh17

  • Ulipur

    Pure Speculation ko lang Naman:

    Walang mananalong re-electionist na Senators na boboto for the acquittal of corona.

    kapag si JP Enrile ay bumuto for acquittal of corona hinding-hindi mananalo si Jakie Enrile.

    Kapag si Jinggoy ay bumoto for the acquittal of corona di mananalo si JV Ejercito. Pero ito yata ang gusto ni Jinggoy na huwag manalo si JV Ejercito.

    Kapag iyang si coko ay bumoto for acquittal of corona, mawawalan ng isang taga-mindanao sa senate.

    Escudero and Legarda will really be tempting the FATES if they are to vote for the acquittal of corona.

    BINAY AND ERAP allies of PNOY.  Binay and Erap are against ROXAS.

    • fairtruth

      KAHIT SAAN BOBOTO SILA…BASTA WITH SENSE OF JUSTICE AND NOT FOR POLITICAL CONVENCIENCE MANALO SILA…hindi basta bubuto lang sila kahit walang legal basis in favor of conviction of corona eh manalo sila…..di bobo ang mga tao…at di rin yellow bacteria infected lahat.. Take the case of enrile, jinggoy, and mirriam…natalo ba sila?…..  aside from this ..other interested parties who are after the truth like THE INCs  are looking for a fair trial and not just conviction due to vindictiveness and political convenience..

    • phalen

      halatang tinatakot mo ang mga papanig kay chief justice.ang mga senador na di noynoy-ying na tatakbo ulit sa election siguradong mananalo dahil nakita na ng mamamayan na sila ay di tutulog-tulog at di noynoy-ying lang.

    • dannyflorencio

      Ulipur  ikaw naman ang bilis mo naman makalimot kelan lang ang EDSA kung saan walang naniniwalang tao sa panawagan ni Panot na dumulog at i-celebrate ito.
      Isang napakalinaw na indikasyon ito na wala ng naniniwala sa pangulo kasi after 3 days dumagsa ang taongbayan sa okasyon ng INC na lantaran naman sumusuporta kay CJ Corona. Maling mali ang spekulasyon mo na ang mag-aacquit kay Corona na senator ay matatalo sa halalan bagkus ito ang mananalo sa halalan kasi nakita na din itong mga manifestation ng taongbayan na ito sa dalawang okasyon na naganap ng Feb 25 at Feb. 28 ng mga senador.

      Kung wala ng suporta ng INC at Catolico si Abnoy saan naman siya pupulot ng botante para iboto ang mga kandidato niya sa halalan sa isang taon ?

  • esjnapigkit

    This shows the weakness of the present system of governance, too many elected officials, in the Executive and Legislative branches, each with his/her own agenda. Without a common objective and action plans towards economic growth and political maturity.

    Unlike in a Unicameral Legislative system our Asian neighbors are using where a strong two party system exist; where people vote for the agenda of the party and not the personality of a candidate.

    If this system propelled our Asian neighbors to economic prosperity and effectively worked for them, am sure it will also work for us.


  • Ulipur

    MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Jejomar Binay denied that his camp is behind the text messages that were sent in blast to various people during the Holy Week break allegedly using his name.

    In the official Twitter account of the Vice President, he said he is “deeply saddened” by the propaganda.

    “Clearly, the intention is to antagonize the public. Holy Week is a time for Christians to reflect on the sufferings of Jesus,” Binay said.

    Examples of the text messages, also received by journalists, are the following:

    “Let’s pray for unity this Holy Week. VP Binay will unite all factions vs the vindictive Yellow Army +Google Manila Times+Binay Senate slate.”

    “Jesus, Joseph & Mary may be gone, but salvation lies in our beloved Jejomar. Go VP Binay+ Pls pass…”

    “Paalala mula sa tanggapan ni VP Binay: Magpaka-Boy Scout ngayong Holy Week – huwag aanga-anga sa daan para hindi manakawan.”

    “We pray that GMA’s StrongRepublic will be realized under Binay’s Strong Leadership. Time to unite. Patawarin ang nagsisisi! Binay sa 2016!”

    Twitter was also abuzz criticizing the text messages.

    Some said that the number used to send the “Binay messages” was also the same one used earlier to send anti-Chief Justice Renato Corona messages.

    Binay’s PDP-Laban earlier announced it will join forces with former President Joseph Estrada’s Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino for the 2013 polls.
    Talks are also ongoing with other political parties to join the team.

     Source: abs-cbn

  • BatangSingapore

    Siguradong panalo na yan si Binay at lahat ng katicket niya.  Mabuhay ka Binay at hinding hindi tayo aanga anga sa daan ng hindi tayo manakawan.

    • dannyflorencio

      BatangSingapore  in the bag na yan si Binay na maging presidente.  Si mar roxas perennial 2nd placer lang kay Binay yan. Mga nasa palengke lang boboto dyan kay Roxas kasi porma lang ang alam din.

      • BatangSingapore

        kahit mga taga palengke hinding hindi boboboto kay Roxas.  matapos nya higpitan at sirain sa issue ng frozen meat ang palengke para mga tao sa grocery stores na lang bumili.  ngayon nya malasap paghiganti ng palengke NO TO ROXAS NO TO ABNOY NEVAH NEVAH.

  • Love God

    Stupid trapos!!!

    Instead of serving the people honestly at their present capacity, they are working for their political survival.

    The greed for power and money still lives on, no heart for public service…

    Shame on you!


    • beerhunters

      Stupid filipinos for electing trapos!! Very obvious that those trapos are of no service to the filipinos except to themselves, still the the filipinos elect them time after time. Shame on you filipinos. You have no one to Blame except yourselves, you deserve those trapos!
      Shame on you people!!

      • hatecorrupt

        yes…hehehe! the ignoramus voters! and every after election they blame the government and the politicians they voted…WHAT A POOR AND A POOR PHILIPPINES.

  • neverwint3r

    hay naku, kay aga aga pa e, puro political posturing na agad itong mga taong ito. imbes na ang asikasuhin e ang serbisyo sa bayan. wala na talagang pinagbago mga politiko sa atin.

  • reydomingo

    patunayan mo muna sarili mo bato ka magisip ng mas mataas na position…  kayong mga trapo,  walang pakinabang tao sa inyo…

  • Tirador Ngbuwaya

    Whhaat ? Still no big deal? Binay already declared that he will be running for president in 2016. . . All his actions from now on will be directed towards the attainment  of his ambition. .  and that is the presidency. I am suggesting to President Noynoy the immediate removal of all appointed positions from Binay so that he will NOT be able to use government resources in campaigning for president  especially in the provinces and in the middle east. . .

  • Ulipur

    Choose one for President

    1. Binay
    2. Roxas
    3. Marcos
    4. Bong Revilla
    5. Vilma Santos Recto
    7. Gordon

    • Morskie52

      None of the above.

      • filipinaskoh

        Di ba pwedeng isali si Jose Manalo sa mga choices na iyan. Baka manalo pa si Jose sa kanila, kasi Manalo na ang apilyedo kaya panalong-panalo. 

  • Ulipur

    LP Senatorial Candidates:
    1. Butch Abad
    2. Danny Lim
    3. Riza H. Barraguel
    4. Trillianes
    5. Raffy Biazon
    6. Grace Padaca
    7. Grace Poe Llamanzares
    8. Leila de Lima

    • dannyflorencio

      Ulipur  mukang walang mananalo dito sa line-up na ito kahit isa. kung meron man baka si trillanes lang. Halos Puro talunan ang marami dito sa nakaraang election eh !

    • indiosbravos2002

      The lineup of LP vs UNA can be compared to  good versus evil, respectively.  However, with the names in the LP list,  evil might just prevail in 2013.    The people on the list might be appreciated by voters in the ABC categories but they simply do not have chemistry with the masa public.

      PNOY really needs allies in the senate to support his national agenda. Asking Mar to run for the senate instead of Abad or Biazon might give them a better probability of winning seats.  

      Abad, Biazon, Hontiveros-Barraquel, even LLamanzares  should rethink if they should run in 2013.  They simply do not have the masa charisma to pull it off. RIght now, they are more liabilities than assets to the party.

    • Jerry

       puro walang pagasa manalo.hehe

    • fairtruth

      kulang yan ulipur…9…Tupas…………10.  Tanada       11.  Angara (son)  12.  Soliman     13.. Kris Aquino     14.   Brother Eddie     15.  sino yong taga COA?     16.  Grace Lee

  • filipinaskoh

    It is too early for Binay to set his political agenda for 2016. He is already forming his supposed to be senators just in case he won. There are a lot of things that could happen and  still many changes that may occur.

    Just like the case of Villar as soon as he ascend as Senate president he immediately draw his plan for president. Too unfortunate for him and Cory died, that paves the way for Noynoy to ascend as the President of the Republic.In his eagerness to be president he became a TRapo that later dumped by many as if he is really a “basahan” too dirty to touch.

    If BInay will become too too excited and become obsess in becoming president he might end worse than Villar.

    • fairtruth

      Mali ka filipinaskoh…baka gusto mong palitan name mo to …TARLAC KO…..Binay is preparing for his 2013 senatorial slate first…at kung meron nang good candidates…saka na yong 2016…kailangan yon eh…HINDI DAPAT MATULOG kasi maraming YELLOW na meron ring secret meetings….katulad ng gusto nilang patalsikin si CORONa  para sa HCLUISITA DECISION AT  PARA WALA SI BINAY SA VICE PRESIDENCY at palitan ni ROXAS….depensa yan eh…KELAN BA TAYO MAGPREPARE..kung huli na ang lahat????

      • filipinaskoh

        hoy! Unfairtruth
        Wag mong pakialaman ang pangalan ko.

        Think and say whatever you want to say still ung UNA ay UNANO parin. 
        A party of plunderers teaming with ERAP and Gloria.


      • fairtruth

        HAHAHAH….nagalit is TARLAC KOH….hehehhehh..EH KASI ANG DILAW MO..parang galing sa TARLAC…na masyadong “DILAW’ rin ang NOO…hehehe sa AMO MO…A PARTY OF HYPOCRATES and DOUBLE STANDARD ORIENTED JUSTICE with one motto..TUWID NA DAAN TUNGO sa walang kabuluhan…heheh

  • rexiewexy

    ‘Heto na naman ang mga TRAPO. Halatang, halata naman ang galwa nina Binay, Erap, Bong Revilla at kung sino man ang kasama sa UNA. Malayo pa election, hayan at political maneuverings na! Jejomar Binay for President? LORD have MERCY on us! 

  • indiots

    kung hindi pala tumakbo si Pnoy malamang si erap ang naging presidente..

    • fairtruth

      TAMA….kahit di ako bumoto kay erap kasi gibo ako noon…grabe hataw ni for sure isa yan sa kinakatakutan ni PNOY…plus Iglesia backing pa…talagang matindi

  • Beguine

    Why Binay’s camp and cohorts made a major announcement
    about their senatorial bets for 2013 election during Holy Week
    is a classic case of naive, foolish and insensitive timing.

    Were they perhaps, by any chance trying to project Binay as the future
    Messiah of the Philippines?

    But what it turned out to be was that Binay and his lineup and supporters
    should immediately and without even thinking any further get the
    thumbs down from all Filipinos who love their country and their
    country’s future.

    The future of Pinas cannot be entrusted to Binay, Erap and Gloria Arroyo.
    All three make PNoy a hero compared to them! And the fact is PNoy is not yet
    quite a hero, but at least is well on his way to becoming a really
    good leader compared to blatant opportunist Binay, and evil plunderers Erap
    and Gloria Arroyo.

    We’re in the electronic age, and that will make a very big difference in the
    upcoming elections.  

    • fairtruth

      Hahaha..ganyan ba ang hero ayaw makinig sa simpleng request ng mga farmers sa HACIENDA LUISITA?   ganyan ba hero mo na graft busters daw pero kung ang kanyang mga tao ang nang-graft–katulad ni noguiat…EH..ok lang….GANYAN ba ang hero mo na so insensitive to the prayers of the poor ones specially the on the issue of oil price hikes and suspension of VAT enforcement on oil products  eh samantalang..ang sayang nag-announce na patuloy ang exemption sa mga rich business man sa mga business requirements…..ANO BA NAMAN..GUMISING KA NMAN..o magpa-inject ka nga ng ANTI BIOTIC..matindi na HEPA mo..ISANG MATINDING YELLOW BACTERIA INFECTED MIND…

      • fairtruth

        Merong pang recent..yan ba ang hero mo na hindi ibibigay sa mga coco farmers ang 24% share sa coco levy dahil own daw  uncle danding…hehhehe…YAN SIYA MAGALING BEGUINE…ANG HERO MO..

  • indiots

    yan ang sikreto ni binay sa kanyang mga tagumpay.. ang gumising at kumilos ng maaga.

    ang iba kasi “mamaya na habit” at ang iba magtatapal ng bubong pag-umuulan na. at yong iba sobrang tiwala sa sarili. “over confidence kills a man”

    walang problema kay Pnoy ‘yan. isa yan sa mga advocator against marcos at kaagapay ni late cory noong araw.

    • fairtruth

      AGREE AKO DIYAN…eh kailan ka ba magprepare..ilang months na filing period na… NAUNAHAN LANG KAYO sa pag-prepare…BUT EWAN KO kong hindi ba kayo nagprepare..Eh before the Holy Week break, nagcaucus na kayo to oust Chief Justice Renato Corona led by the Corona Resign Movement (Core) met at the Liberal Party (LP) headquarters at the old Roxas-Araneta compound in Cubao, Quezon City in what seems to be a mapping out of a major effort during the hiatus prior to the restart of the impeachment trial with the intention to remove the CJ prior to the ressumption of Trial on May 6.   As stated in the Daily Tribune,  the  campaigns eventual goal would be to place the SC under the control of the Palace and to have key court cases such as those involving the disposition of Hacienda Luisita and the protest suit of LP president Mar Roxas in his failed bid for the vice presidency against VP Jojo Binay.


      • indiots

        kita mo ang comelec… maraming gustong gawin bago mag-election pero di natutuloy. ang katwiran gahol na sa panahon… he he he

      • fairtruth

        AGREE……APRIL NA..filing i thing ang lapit na…tapos mag-agree pa on the terms of coalition…at di naman madali ang pag-balance sa interests ng members of the coalition coz everybody has its own agenda.. I guess its the prime time to start so that my panahon pa to settle disagreements kung meron man especially on zubiri and pimentel

  • fairtruth

    Come..on…ang naive mo naman…Eh hindi naman sinabi na libre lahat…May mga gastosin sa transportation…processing..tipping for the getting of the documents….snacks….at iba pa….do you think that libre lahat…ano ba ang mga defense team…kapatid ba ni corona…HINDI BA SILA KAKAIN…mAGLALAKAD LANG BA SILA……….IPAMIMIGAY LANG BA SA MGA GOOD SOURCES SA MGA EVIDENCES NIYA?…MAG-ISIP KA NAMAN…huwag mong ipa-iral ang pagka YELLOW MO…GO BINAY..GO BINAY.. 

  • Jude Fawley

    Binay is smart. He’s really aiming for presidency. He’s kind of low profile for now because he’s up to something: to get rid of Pnoy. 

    • Solomon

      its just normal because pnoy is done in one term. whats fishy here is the possible senatorial line-up. can you imagine bongbong marcos sharing the campaign mic with jinggoy or legarda?

      • to0

        Abangan ninyo ang kasunod. Marami na naman ang mga “political butterflies.” Lipat sa mabangung bulaklak. Wala nang moralidad sa mga Judiciary, higit na walang hiya ang mga politicians natin. It all boils down to the three Gs, gold, guns, and goons. 

        Ang hirap ke Binay, itatapat sa kanya si Chiz Escudero. Magaling at bata pa. But behind the scene, it will be the Cojuangcos who will win again. Remember, Cojuangco fielded not one but three Presidential Candidates, Gibo, PNoy, and Chiz. Chiz who bolted out because he does not want to associate with Cojunagco who he knows has an ulterior motive, which is the Hacienda LUistia and the Coco Levy funds. 

        This will be an uphill bottle for Binay. But without cheating like vote buying, Binay may have a chance. This will be an ‘anybody’s game’ if PNoy will not run for the second time.

      • indiots

        for sure Pnoy will not run. para s’ya niyang nagpa-midnight appointment… unconstitutional kung tatakbo pa s’ya.

  • Solomon

    so far this is all media blitz. but if this UNA would pan out, why would you vote for binay who would ignore political differences just to broker a strong coalition? where is the political conviction in that? if he wins, wouldnt there be major political debacle because he owes too much from the different factions who are against each other?

    think! think!

  • Monsi Serrano

    The critical thinkers Filipino will never vote Binay. The thought of it would scare us all. There’s a Facebook Fan Page which is open to public about No To Binay For President. It’s open to public so you can join and share to friends and even share your views freely. 

  • to0

    Binay is from a different political party. Why is it that when a true Filipino lodges it’s candidacy, he is right away booted down as though he does not matter. Our Chinese Dominated Government with it’s Chinese Dominated media is behind these smare campaign. Erap was illegally booted out of Office, again by these Chinese Dominated group including a Chinese Bishop, the late Cardinal Sin. He hehe. Who replaced Erap, a Chinese sympathizer who gave away our territorial water to the Chinese, and brought down our economy by over spending and over borrowing. 

    Before, she took over as our President, we were paying 200 million pesos a day on interest alone. Now, it is more than 1 billion pesos a day. This is the reason why the Chinese Dominated Government always bloats the budget to stay on top of the obligation. Her husband is a pure blooded Chinese.

    Hurray for Binay. He hehehe! Hindi naman tatakbo si Binay sa 2013. What he is emphacising is Senatoriables who will run with UNO in 2013. Eh bakit si Binay agad ang binabakbakan ninyo. He heh e he!

  • Beguine

    PNoy is by no means heroic already. Renato Corona must be finally
    impeached by the Senate first, then Gloria and Mike Arroyo put away and
    locked up behind bars for life. Then, PNoy will have every right to be hailed
    as a good leader, but still not yet a hero. He has to face much more trials
    and tribulations and in the end be true to his vow, “Hindi ako magnanakaw.”

    Binay is just a happy-go-lucky kind of opportunist, willing to form an alliance
    with past plunderers Erap and Gloria Arroyo to fufill his ambition. But the
    Filipino voters are not dumb, at least we hope so in this internet age.
    They already know that whoever plunders the country’s coffers and puts
    money in their bank accounts instead of allocating it for nation building
    deserves to be shunned and punished during election time.  

    • James Rams

      heroic my foot.. bet your assssssssssssss  nothing will come out right when he is gone because all the greedy businessman are on his back. just like Mindanao power problem.. two years on.. walang nagawa. 

  • Chi2 Garupa

    Binay is a hard working politician and not the noynoying type. Election is almost in the horizon and proactive approaches are being put in place a trade mark for a legitimate leader. PH GDP at 3.7 in 2011is not enough to raise the poor’s standard of living and immediate change in political leadership is what PH needs badly. CJ impeachment is doing more harm to the poor and middle class as we work hard to raise the tax pesos to finance the politician spending in government.

  • Chi2 Garupa

    At this point PH does not need a leader who can only offer to the taxpayers his personal lovelife, family real property in Hacienda Luisita and noynoying work ethics. PH needs more of the CJ caliber that can stand up for the interest of the people including the coconut farmers who suffered a lot on the Cojuangco coco levy era. 

    • indiosbravos2002

      Corona for president… ng kalokohan. FAIL!

      • beatmanny

        Corona is a much hard-worker person than Pnot. You might say hard-worker as a corrupt, and yet no strong case against him was even brought up at the impeachment trial. 

  • johnsonabadsantos

    As Filipino citizens, we want to know why the Sandigbayan cleared Mrs. Binay of overpricing furniture purchase prices for two consecutive years on the basis of weak and faulty prosecution cases.  Is sounds so technically familiar?  The citizens of Makati were probably not given any chance to voice their opinions. I am told the Binays ruled Makati like their kingdom. Overpricing the furnitures already smells of graft. Unless you were born yesterday.  It is quite obvious that money was made somewhere yet the Sandiganbayan uses shallow reasons to dismiss the case.  Before we consider voting for Mr. Binay for President, let us think about his track record and the smell of graft that lingers around his political life. Perhaps the reputation of a grafter is no big deal for the Palace?  Or does Binay have some hold on the people in the Palace like he may have in the Judiciary?

    • bisdakis

      Innocent until proven guilty! That is the rule of the law not the law of media. If your line is to be followed, all people with pending cases and accusations are already guilty.

  • WAJ

    Kong ako ang tatanongin kailangan isipin din ni VC Binay ang partido na dapat samahan niya kong kakandidato siya ng pagka-Presendente. Malayo pa ang eleksyon ay marami na ang nagtatanka na umanib sa kanya.Unang-una ay si Erap. May binabalak si Erap para sa kanya. Segurado ito mga kababayan…Sa Pinas hindi tinitingnan kung Felon,ex-convict ang tao kapag meron kwarta at koneksyon sa politika…

  • James Rams

    kung ‘NO BIG DEAL’ bakit pag usapan pa nila eto??  and presidential spoke person.. pa hmmmm??  takot kayo ano? dapat lang. ..

  • James Rams

    minority bloc in the House of Representatives has accused President
    Aquino of reneging on his promise to appoint only persons of known
    probity and high moral values to key positions in his administration.At
    a press briefing, Zambales Rep. Ma. Milagros “Mitos” Magsaysay said
    Aquino broke this pledge when he appointed lawyer Aleta Tolentino as
    director of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO).
    said Tolentino is facing a graft charge for presenting herself
    available for the post despite the string of estafa cases filed against
    her as member of the board of the Pamana Goldencare Foundation Inc.
    month, lawyer Oliver Lozano filed a graft case before the Office of
    the Ombudsman accusing Tolentino of violating the rule of integrity in
    public office as a result of her appointment to the PCSO board.
    Also charged was PCSO chairman Margarita Juico for her “indispensable participation or cooperation” in Tolentino’s appointment.
    was the one who accused several Catholic bishops of having received
    luxury sports utility vehicles from former President now Pampanga Rep.
    Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo in her infamous “Mitsubishops exposé” last year.
    However, a probe conducted by the Senate showed Tolentino’s exposé was
    inaccurate as no bishop ever received a Mitsubishi Pajero as she had


    • indiosbravos2002

      Oliver Lozano… Hehehe.

      • Badjin

        User-friendly Lozano, here’s another hehehe.

  • James Rams

    Looks like the Liberal Party (LP) still tries to project a
    holier-than-thou image, which is quite hypocritical, besides which, the
    cleaner than clean image they tried to project in 2010 no longer works,
    considering the even greater corruption in the Aquino government today.
    bigwig Budget Secretary Florencio “Butch” Abad, reacting to news
    reports of VP Jojo Binay’s party, having coalesced with Erap Estrada’s
    party to form the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA), said the LP is at
    this time not thinking of coalescing with other parties, saying, it is
    too early to make any conclusions, “no matter how tentative, about
    possible coalition arrangements among parties and personalities.”
    added: “For sure, the Aquino administration will not forge any
    coalition with parties and personalities where its anti-corruption and
    good governance will be compromised and weakened,” which was a dig at
    Binay’s UNA, which apparently may be accepting and fielding the allies
    of former President Gloria Arroyo.
    “That’s why (LP) is careful to
    choose its candidates in 2013. If it can, the LP can forge partnerships
    with other parties and groups. But if and when it does, the relationship
    has to be value-based and programmatic,” he said.
    Just who is Butch Abad trying to impress with the LP’s anti-corruption claim, the voters?
    who did Noynoy and his LP recruit in 2010 to build up the LP if not the
    allies of Gloria Arroyo, who all were her partymates in Lakas but who
    are now LP members?
    Speaker Sonny Belmonte was certainly a Lakas
    stalwart then, Lakas chairman of Quezon City chapter. So were all other
    LPs today in the House, all of whom have allied themselves with Noynoy
    and the LPs.
    Were they recruited because this party and its
    personalities do not “compromise and weaken” the hypocritical
    “anti-corruption” drive of the LP?

    yan ba and Daang tuwid??

  • pasaway008ako

    dapat si binay ay gawin ang lahat ng magagawa na tulungan si ‘pnoy para kung kakandidato siya sa pagka pangulo ay magtitiwala ang mga tao. hindi iyong makiksabwatan sa mga corrupt na politiko.

  • indiots

    @ pasaway008ako kung mabuti kang tao, di mo kailangan maglangis kung kani-kanino, gawin mo lang ang tama upang wala kang lilinguning utang na loob.

  • Ben

    If Roxas is going to run as president of the Philippines in the year 2016, he must show now a powerful statement of results in building infrastructures and PPP, his department has the most numbers of shelved PPP projects and up to now he is not making any move….there are 4 more years left for this administration to pull its act together. It seems to build a typical infrastructure it will take 2 years to plan and another two years to dilly dally and another 2 years to implement…by that time a single pillar is erected, its over and time again for electioneering.

    • el_latigo

      You are expecting too much from local politicians Bentot. Don’t you know that most of them are all alike? This early,  these creatures are already talking about elections (and preparing too!)  yet they or their departments have not done anything yet to alleviate poverty and global warming in this beautiful but  blighted country. We must remember, the Philippines is one of a number of countries that UN says will be affected most by this modern phenomenon expected to be more  fatal as years go by.

  • cantonese

    This presidential election coming will be an easy WIN for President Binay.

  • Albin

    Maganda laban ito….from LP si Boy Abuda versus UNA’s Maceda….
    DeLima versus Mitos Magsaysay….

  • dodo

    iboto ang mga taong nararapat. lahat naman nang mga nakiisa kay binay ay galing sa corrupt hehe. so sorry for binay. he should form a strong and reliable team. 

  • Cynthia

    The President and the Vice President should speak “one language” in running the country and that is why in other countries these two are running mates in the election and win as a team and together in unison for action needed.  In our country’s case it is not that is why long before the next voting the Vice President is already thinking of his/her own agenda rather than supporting, actively pushing for the projects of the government, as seen in present and past administrations.  Vice President Binay springing from a good mayoral performance must show some reforms within the scope of his role as Presidential Adviser on Overseas Filipino Workers’ Affairs, as well as chair of the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council.   He is a good leader and I hope he could be better.

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