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LP 2016 AND BEYOND. President Benigno Simeon Aquino III delivers his message during the Oathtaking of new members of the Liberal Party (LP) and Basic Orientation on Liberal Democratic for Negros Occidental at the Nature’s Village Resort, Barangay Zone 15, Talisay City, Negros Occidental Saturday May 05, 2012. Aquino is looking beyond 2016 and the Liberal Party is taking steps to ensure that his successor would come from its ranks. MALACANANG PHOTO

TALISAY CITY—President Beningo Aquino led the Liberal Party’s (LP) stepped-up recruitment drive here on Saturday, swearing in 230 new members while his leaders let out the names of 11  “potential” senatorial candidates of the ruling coalition in next year’s midterm polls.

At Natures Village Resort, 13 km north of this city, LP spokesperson Lorenzo Tañada III let fly some surprising new names, including that of Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, president of the rival PDP-Laban party, and Alan Peter Cayetano, a Nacionalista Party member.

Tañada, interviewed by the Inquirer, said the LP had “no definite senatorial lineup yet” although it had potential candidates, among them, Senators Francis Escudero, Pimentel, Cayetano and Antonio Trillanes IV, Customs Commissioner Ruffy Biazon, Danny Lim, Justice Secretary Leila de Lima, Tesda head Joel Villanueva and Rep. Sonny Angara.

Earlier, LP president Mar Roxas introduced Tañada himself as a potential LP senatorial bet, along with Risa Hontiveros, whom he jokingly referred to as the party’s “aswang” from Capiz, in reference to the province’s reputation as a haven for supernatural creatures.

When contacted by the Inquirer, Pimentel—whose PDP-Laban, chaired by Vice President Jejomar Binay, is a major player together with former president Joseph Estrada’s Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino (PMP) in the opposition United Nationalist Alliance (UNA)—said that  “so far, they (LP leaders) have not talked to me.”

Pimentel is reported to be unhappy over the decision of Estrada’s PMP to consider the inclusion in the UNA slate of Juan Miguel Zubiri, against whom Pimentel fought a long electoral protest.

Tañada was quick to add that these were just names “being floated around,”  adding that the final decision on a coalition slate would be made by the Liberal Party at the end of June or the  first week of July.

At any rate, President Aquino rallied his party troops, calling on them to look to 2016 and beyond to be able to continue his reforms in government.

In his speech, Mr. Aquino noted that “six years isn’t enough for all the needed changes to take place.” He said his administration had made gains in the fight against corruption.

“There are groups that we are talking to and they are asking questions. First, how can we be sure that the things happening now would continue even after I step down in 2016?”

Mr. Aquino said following the oath-taking of the new LP members.

“The second one I’m being asked is whether I am preparing someone to continue all these (reforms) because we have to admit… can we fix all of the problems in just six years? For instance, can we have an Air Force with a lot of fighter squadrons in six years,” he said.

The President contrasted his administration with that of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo which “imported rice only for the grains to rot in warehouses.” On the other hand, he said, the Department of Agriculture under his term “is on its way to making the country a net exporter of rice next year.”

“Now, of course, it would be sad if we experience this kind of improvement, this kind of change and then return to past practices in the next turn,” he said.

Tañada said the continuation of the reform agenda was the reason the party was “strengthening itself from the ground up.”

Those who took their oath as new LP-Western Visayas members included 134 incumbent elected officials. Many of the new members came from former president Arroyo’s Lakas-Kampi party.  With a report from TJ Burgonio


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  • OneScorp

    koko pimentel and allan peter cayetano? wala na bang mas kadiri pa? ba’t di nyo isama si cynthia villar na bumibili na naman ng airtime sa tv. o di kaya idagdag nyo si boying remulla at yong walang kwentang kapatid nya na si gilbert na walang prinsipyo at kayang ibenta ang kaluluwa masigurado lang na manalo siya at si villar sa pamamagitan ng magic ni ampatuan? remember? ano pinagsasabi nila boying at allan peter last presidential election about noynoy? ang tatalinong tao pero marurumi ang budhi. nakakawalang gana kayo pag nasama sila sa listahan. hindi porket matagal na yun kalimutan na lang, isa yan sa dahilan kaya walang kwenta ang politika sa pilipinas. para kayong mga pokpok, mga iresponsable, sa ngalan ng pera, lahat nabubura. may mas matino at mabuting tao at pilipino pa kila chiz, lito at bong na nagsasayang lang ng hangin na hinihinga nila, mga walang pakinabang sa bayan kundi sa mga kabit lang nila. wag kayong tamad, maghanap kayo ng mas matino. we deserve better than these good for nothing creatures, utang na loob, hanggang end of the world ba, walang kwenta pa rin ang karamihan ng mga politico natin?

    • http://www.facebook.com/michael.acebu Mike Ace

      Anong akala mo ba ni Koko Pimentel,may record ba siyang masama?

    • jose_rizal11

      ikaw na kaya ung tumakbo?

      • http://profiles.google.com/rtmaramba riiyo nakajima

        Ikaw nalang ang tumakbo, Jose Rizal. Please. O kaya naman mag-sulat ka ulit ng nobela nang mabuksan ang isipan ng madlang Pilipino. Para mag-aklas tayo

    • thunderbolt01

      Alam mo yang mga politiko, makapal ang balat niyan. Sila na mismo ang nagsasabi na huwag kang balat sibuyas kung nasa pulitika ka. Backstabbing ang norm pero pagkatapos magkasangga na. Pero they don’t trust each other, they use each other for convenience. 

  • jiro2003

    Cong. Tupas was not even mentioned as a potential candidate after all he has done?

    • thunderbolt01

       Just watch, cong. Tupaz is for the grand finale. pnoy’s favorite.

  • Maldi2

    Suntok sa buwan ang pangarap ni Simeon na ang Pinas ay magiging rice exporter?  LOL!  Dream on and good luck Mr. president.
     

    • https://me.yahoo.com/a/6bDna2EKz9sJUQQ9U2z45IBO8yBM#c017e jopardy

      Isa itong halimbawa ng isang Crab mentality na di dapat pamarisan

      • beatmanny

        hindi ito crab mentality tanga. ang pagpuna at hindi pagpapaniwala sa mga pangako ng presidente ay kailanman hindi naging crab mentality. wala kaming ginagawa para hindi matupad ang nais ng pangulo para maging rice exporter ang pilipinas. kaunting pag-iisip lang naman po. wag po tayo magpakaBOBO.

      • TGM_ERICK

         Isang bagyo lang iyan, limas na ang pangarap ni P-noy.  Kailangan kung magyayabang  ay may panghahawakan.  May pag-aaral na hindi i suited sa rice farming ang ating bansa hanggang hindi maiagapay ang binhi o punlay na nababagay sa ating klima. at panahon. 

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/SECYJMR3EBGQTNIKVHWG2LLYBA Madz

        jopardy,, sisiw pa lang nagbibilang na iitlogin… paki sabi idol nyo abnoying work work,, not his atittude dakdak.. saan na nngyaon BUKO pinagyayabang in US visit, billion of investment during Japan visit..
        Yan ba matuwid na daan dati magnanakaw isasama na LP ngayon. Kung may naipakita c Abnoy maganda para poverty alleviation di na kailangan yan mga TRAPO na yan.

    • eojj

      Maghintay na lang tayo next year kung magkakatotoo ang sabi ni Noynoy. Hindi na kailangan maging negative ngayon dahil wala itong maitutulong.

  • Beguine

    So long as the major parties are just recycling re-running and
    has-been no-good candidates for the senatorial election 2013, the lineups
    will be just the same old useless unproductive gangs of good-for-nothings!

    Let hope small independent parties will field their bets, and that God willing
    this time around Pinas will get many surprise new senator winners, which
    are what the country needs right now to really jump-start the fight
    against corruption and stop never-ending exploitation of government funds.

  • PaengSaAmerika

    Senator Pimentel was a victim of pandaraya sa eleksiyon orchestrated by the previous administration. He is just expressing his sentiments by opposing the inclusion of former Senator Migz Zubiri in the LP ticket. In the end, it would end up both of them running together in one party, like the case of Osmena and Recto in 2010! 
    Pimentel is now a senator because Migz abandoned his post. If the latter didn’t do that, the former would have remained a ‘loser’.

    • eojj

      Zubiri will be in UNA ticket, not LP as you indicated.

    • Ulipur

      In the 2007 elections Zubiri won over Pimentel in CDO…Is this true?

      • tinots

        Yes! kasi sa tingin ng mga tao sa CDO, maarte ang mga Pimentel!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WMDKMEDVYQX5CCEBG5OS3UDTWE Layad

    Hindi dapat mag-accomodate ng mga balimbing lalo na iyong mga kasamahan dati ni Gloria kung tunay na “matuwid na daan.”

  • kulittwit

    Go PNoy!! Suportahan ka namin para sa malinis na pamamahala. God speed.

    • beatmanny

      KKK. 

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/SECYJMR3EBGQTNIKVHWG2LLYBA Madz

      Kulittwit,, dinagdagan pa ni abnoy ng mga corrupt TRAPOS sa admin nya heeeee.
      recent SWS survey, DUMAMI ang Corrupt in his admin kc Dumami ang MAHIRAP.
       
      paki sabi idol nyo abnoying work work,, not his atittude dakdak.. saan na nngyaon BUKO pinagyayabang in US visit, billion of investment during Japan visit.. Yan ba matuwid na daan dati magnanakaw isasama na LP ngayon. Kung may naipakita c Abnoy maganda para poverty alleviation di na kailangan yan mga TRAPO na yan.

  • Paking

    Hangga’t ang mga pulitiko ay nananatiling pare-pareho at palipat-lipat lang nang partido, wala tayong maaasahang matinong pagbabago at pag-unlad. Bulok ang ating sistemang pangpulitika na napakaluwag para sa mga mapagsamantala at magnanakaw na opisyales. Maski na nakikita natin ang mithiin ni P’noy na maalis ang corruption, ang umiiral na bulok na sistema nang pulitika na dinatnan niya at iiwanan ay pareho rin. Nasaan ang pagbabago kung napakadali para sa mga opisyales ang magnakaw nang pundo? Nasaan ang pagbabago kung ang mga bulok na pulitiko ay sila ring kakandidato sa susunod na eleksyon? Mga pulitikong walang nagawa kaya nananatiling naghihirap ang bansa. Kung may nagawa man sila, iyon ay ang magpayaman. Sana bago man lang umalis sa puwesto si P’noy ay magkaroon nang pagbabago sa ating sistema sa pulitika na ang puwede lang kumandidato ay ‘yong mataas ang pinag-aralan, matino ang pagkatao, may maganda at sapat na management experience at tapat ang layuning mag-serbisyo sa bayan. Hangga’t walang pagbabago sa kalidad nang ating mga pulitiko ( maski bobo basta sikat ay puwede na), hindi tayo uunlad. Kaya tayo napag-iiwanan nang ating mga kalapit bansa ay dahil mas matino ang kanilang sistema sa pulitika at kuwalipikado ang bawa’t naka-upong pulitiko. ‘Di tayo napag-iiwananan dahil bobo ang Filipino kundi dahil talamak ang mga corrupt na opisyales sa gobyerno at wala tayong paraan para baguhin ito. Sabi ni Angelo Reyes, dinatnan na niya ang corruption sa gobyerno at ‘di siya ang nagpasimuno nito. Kung pagkatapos nang paglilingkod ni P’noy ay iiwanan niya ang parehong bulok na sistema na kanyang dinatnan, wala ring silbi ang kanyang panahon bilang Presidente.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/HFYQYPW6MLJC7OLGLCJRS4IAC4 Regd

    If Efren Penaflorida is included in the lineup, I might change my mind. Otherwise, I pass.

  • asantoni

    Ang mga pulitiko natin ay karamihan ay bulok at puro dynasty at trapo. Sa aking pananaw hindi ito magbabago hanggang we keep on recycling the same people, then we get the same result. Panahon na iba namam ang mag-manage ng bansa, iyong may bagong Idea at style ng leadership.

  • quirinomayer

    Joel Villanueva, yong naging congressman lang dahil sa Jesus is Lord at  trying hard opposition sa Congress? Hindi kilala sa labas ng JIL at walang karapatan maging senador dahil mas magaling lang ng kaunti kay Revilla at Lapid. Sure loser na ito. Dapat ngayon pa lang mag-isipisipna si Pnoy na tanggalin ang trying hard na ito sa line-up. 

    Tulad din niya tatay niya na sa buong akala dahil kanya ang JIL e puede na siyang maging presidente. Pueh.

    Kung si Cynthia Villar bumibili na ng airtime ngayon pa lang, si Joel Villanueva ginagamit na ang pera ng tao para isulong ang political ambition. Mayroon ng tarpualin dito na laman ang pagkalakilaki nyang mukha at pangalan. Masa malaki ang pangalan nya kaysa yong TESDA. Trying hard talaga ang sure loser na ito. 

    Ang pagsali sa kanya e hihila lang pababa sa LP line-up. Tanggalin si Villanueva.

    Pag mag top20 si Joel Villanueva, sasali na ako sa JIL. Pueh.

  • thadeothadeo

    This is one of the many recent sorties of the president across the country is early electioneering, the mark of a trapo.  Pres BS is now a certified trapo.  

    What is a trapo, traditional politician for clarity of terms,  The kind of politician who keeps the Philippines remain an undeveloped third world country mired in poverty and widespread hunger  attributed to continuous electioneering even right after assumption of office.  Although politics is an essential part of democracy, too much of it is like a hole in the head.  Philippine politicians are the corrupt breed because they look at their position as their passport to wealth and power and fame, not public service.  Patronage politics and clientelism in politics is the reason why our elected leaders become corrupt because they have to recover their investment (campaign expenses) upon assumption of office.  Their campaign donors will have to be gratified with favors as contractors, or suppliers, or winning bidders, etc… in government projects. Their campaign leaders will be rewarded with juicy posts in the cabinet, bureaucracy, or government owned corporations, never mind their qualifications. Some are same old dogs with new collars, the rest are carpetbaggers and leeches. 

    The Philippines has the distinct honor of having the most expensive election (cost per candidate) and yet our traditional politicians are running for an office that gives a paltry salary, compared to elected officials in other developed nations.  One must have his head examined if he runs for any office considering the enormous expense of campaigning.  If he is voted into office, he will try to get back his “investment” by taking advantage of the powers and privileges of the post.  Just after his swearing in, his eyes moisten for the next election.  He bashes his rivals and political enemies and consolidate his power base for the duration of his term.

    These are the trapos. and their modus operandi has always been like that.  We have so much of them around, recycled or mothballed, but their apetites are never whetted.  Always changing parties, always a turncoat, always an opportunist always having a keen eye on the developments that he will take on for his selfish ambitions.

    And Pres. BS Aquino is now a certified trapo.  No different  from the garden variety who shakes hands, kiss babies, waves  to people, and loot the coffers.

    • TGM_ERICK

      What an excellent insight on the political system prevailing in our country. Nobody could have said it better than you. a million likes! :-)))

  • Rocky6076

    Nag iingay Lang si Pimentel para mapansin name recall Kung baga. Anyway if Abnoy is really into putting only able men and women in his line up sans the trapos, and to show he is really that serious about it,then remove all balimbings on his wings that includes Drilon and Pangilinan and if that so happen Ill vote 12 to zero for LP.

  • http://profiles.google.com/rtmaramba riiyo nakajima

    Tangna niyong lahat mga trapo

  • cliff_castillo

    We should support a continuing anti-corruption drive.  If Binay-Erap and their group win, we will be back to a corrupt govt just like Gloria’s time.  Kawawa ang bayan pagmangyari ito.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/Z7Z7T6SC4KK3A3332DMPMFVWFM Abnoynoy

      kurakot din naman ang mga tuta ni abnoy, hehehe. parang si Kuya Neric ikukulong na, hehehe, si Brother Butch hawak ang kayamanan ng Pilipinas, pati yung mga Tongressmen ni Gloria, kasama na ni Abnoy. ang linis na nga ng Pilipinas. hehehehe

  • kilabot

    ito ang pinakamagandang lineup ng senador para sa lp:
     1) tupas  2) quimbo  3) angara  4) tanada  5) umali  6) banal  7) gonzales  8) belmonte  9) delima  10) trillanes  11) morales  12) llamas. alternates: diaz, henares, soliman, lacierda, carandang, valte, hontiveros, puno.

    they have proven loyalty to noynoy kapon. nakakabit lagi sa life support ni mama-san pnoy. sila ang red-district lp.

    • TGM_ERICK

      Nakakapanindig balahibo o nakakakilabot naman ang line up mo! Mga halimaw iyan! Hahaha!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/Z7Z7T6SC4KK3A3332DMPMFVWFM Abnoynoy

    akala ko ba malakas ang LP? bakit pati yung senatoriables ng ibang partido inaangkin nila?hehehe. weak, parang yung presidente nating abnoy

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/J5UV3YMJI5HBKPCL2WQLDOKMZA Angel

    pare-pareho kayong mga hinayupak kayo! Lipat kayo ng lipat kung saan may pera. Nakakahiya kayong lahat!!!!!!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_QZZKXPEA67I7HELEIYM35QVYFA Jon

    LP, para sigurado kayo, kausapin nyo na rin sina Pokwang, Vice Ganda, Chokoleit, Shalala, Jon Lapus, Tiya Pusit, Mahal, Mura, at ang Reyna nilang si Boy Abunda.
    Di hamak na mas kilala ang mga yan kumpara sa mga napili nyong walang katorya-torya.
    Nagyon pa lang sasabihin ko ang resulta ng eleksyon:
    Kakainin kayong buhay ng UNA

  • mike mike

    hayyyyy naku!!!! ang layo pa ng election! ganito naba talaga ang mga Politicians here in Philippines?!! Grabe,napakadameng depositors na kagaya ko ang umiiyak dahil nangangambang baka hindi na maibalik ng buo ang aming pinaghirapan sa bankong nagsara na export bank!!
    Pnoy naman, baka naman pwedeng kami muna asikasuhin nyo bago yang partido nyo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/SECYJMR3EBGQTNIKVHWG2LLYBA Madz

     dinagdagan pa ni PNOY ng mga corrupt TRAPOS sa admin nya heeeee. recent SWS survey, DUMAMI ang Corrupt in his admin kc Dumami ang MAHIRAP.

    Yan ba matuwid na daan dati magnanakaw isasama na LP ngayon.  work work work uyyyyy,, not puro dakdak dakdak.. saan na ngayon BUKO pinagyayabang in US visit, billion of investment during Japan visit..

    Kung may naipakita c maganda para poverty alleviation, haaay  nasaan na ba pinyayabang PPP yan sana maka create ng high impact job genaration…
    di na sana kailangan yan mga TRAPO na yan sasama sa LP dagdag pa yan sa magannakaw haaaaa.. haaay naku paano na tyo PINAS kung mahal

  • mike mike

    wag nyong iboto si risa hontiveros!! PAPANSIN yan!
    nung pumunta c GMA sa airport nun, kung matandaan nyo pa, andun ba naman si Hontiveros, bakit sya andun?? dahil daw magbabantay sya…
    anu at cnu babantayan nya?? c Gloria daw…
     bakit pag tuluyan bang nakaalis c GMA that time kung sakali lang, mapipigilan nya ba?? HINDIIIIIIII! kaya ang ginawa nya dun ay walang iba kundi MAGPAPANSIN!

  • 2rey3

    Sana new names with solid track record in the local government units will come out so that we can expect real and new leaders to serve us. Imagine there are almost one hundred million Filipinos and yet it appears that only twenty Filipinos are qualified to be Senators. No wonder we are going in circles!!!! Can SWS and Pulse Asia conduct a survey among good leaders among our congressmen and governors like Congressman Mandanas of Batangas who is fighting for the 500 billion pesos share of LGUs from Customs collection and Governor Villafuerte who has made his province Canmarines Sur as number one tourist destination and even Director Ferdinand Rafanan of the COMELEC and Commissioner Heide Mendoza of COA excluding politicians who come from very popular families and by so doing expose them to our voters nationwide? Out of their sense of patriotism at least!! Is this possible??

  • http://iwillmakeithappen.wordpress.com/ esjnapigkit

    We have been using this Bicameral System of governance for more than 20 years and up until now we still wallow in the quagmire of economic stagnation and political immaturity.

    This system, among so many weaknesses, is very expensive to maintain, and open to all kinds of corruption. And these are reasons why I never elected a senator since the ratification of the 1987 Constitution.

    If we really want to be economically at par with our Asian neighbors, let us adopt and use as model the system of governance that help them achieve economic growth and political stability.

    And that is a Unicameral System.

    • pangitbudhiko

      agree ako diyan, as long as the head of  the government will be elected “AT LARGE” . but if you will follow the the government system of Canada, Britain or australia, lalo lang malulubog sa lusak ang pilipinas.

      The prime minister of Canada is chosen by the winning majority party from among its member. The Canadian does not have a direct access of choosing the prime minister.
      If the majority party holds a slim numbers, the y can be toppled down and the parliament will be dissolve and another election will be called.
      How does the goverment falls, when the party of the prime minister present a bill in parliament and if it does not get approved the goverment falls and parliament is dissolve election will be called. It can happen every year. Canada had its last elecetio in 2011

      • http://civilservice.boxpinoy.com/civilserviceexam.php Rorschach

        Correct, Naku, pag ganyan ang system(  Canada, Britain or Australia) hindi ko ma-imagine ano na mangyari sa Pinas, with these kinds of government officials, baka iiyak nalang lagi tayo.

      • pangitbudhiko

        even here the canadians doesn’t want to have election every year, that’s why the oppoisition has to test the water. In 2011 the opposition defeated  a bill filed by  the party of the prime minister parliament was dissolved. The Campaign period is only for 2 1/2 months. Guess what happen the canadian electorate voted a majority government that’s why the Canadian government now have a strong Prime Minister.
        the opposition will have to work with the majority party otherwise this opposition will be voted-out off parliament

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_27PPDGBKQ7LTIPGINBCF7556UQ GeorgeR

    Mga linya nang LP ay walang winnable at mga dati nang talunan… kaya nangangalap na lang sa taga oposisyon mahina kasi… puro NOYNOYING MENTALITY HEHEHE..!!

  • RHumabon

    Provincial executives who have proven themselves to be highly competent, have reduced corruption significantly and have increased the delivery of services to their contituents, deserve to be in the Senate.

    1. Ex Gov. Grace Padaca of Isabela. Beloved by her provincemates as the first Governor in Isabela’s over a 100 year history to have visited the farthest barangays. . .She led a 200 soldier/policemen raid on illegal logging on board a helicopter. A million board feet in lumber and logs were confiscated, a sitting mayor and others arrested. The handicapped (polio)diminutive lady was a recipient of the Ramon Magsaysay Award for outstanding service in local government.

    2. Ex. Gov. Ed Panlilio of Pampanga. In just three years in office, he collected over P500Million from lahar quarry fees (he filed plunder charges against his two predecessors for P500Million in lahar revenues missing from the provincial treasury.) He shared revenues with municipalities. He is credited with construction of roads, remodeled, furnished & equipped hospitals. He also built schools. His exceptional feat as a ‘construction manager’ is building 4-classroom schools on a standard 3-classroom budget. “Among Ed”, a former Catholic Priest, received several awards for being aN Effective Chief Executive. This includes PDI’s ‘2007 Filipino of the Year”.

    In addition to Grace and Among Ed, a serious search should be made for two local executives or civic leaders each from the Visayas and Mindanao – to join the ticket.

    P-Noy and the Liberal Party has the rare opportunity restoring the once respectable Senate the glory it once had when brilliant parliamentarians walk its halls, with the likes of Carlos P. Garcia, Arturo Tolentino, Jovito Salonga, Serging Osmena, Ambrosio Padilla, Camilo Osias, Roseller Lim, Diosdado Macapagal, Quentin Paredez, et al. . . New faces in lieu of traditional politicians are needed.

    Coalitions should include minor political parties whose objectives include Good Governance : Kaya Natin, Good Governance Movement, Centrist Democratic Party, etc. 

    The eradication of corruption (or its significant reduction), along with the restoration of a respectable Senate – are a Legacy of a President that will last a long time.

    • KenKhoy

      i concur……… once elected hope they leave partisan politics behind and serve the people religiously……. may maasahan ba tayo?   loyalty sa masa, hindi sa bulsa…. lalong hindi sa partido….

    • californiaflip

      they’re good people but they won’t win…

      • RHumabon

        Many laughed when P-Noy in the 2010 Presidential Elections run on the platform of making corrupt & abusive officials accountable. . .”No, the well entrenced corrupt system will fight back. His good governance thrust is bound to fail.” . . .Two years into his term, we find the Chief Justice being tried before the Senate Impeachment Court for Betraying the Public Trust, unexplained wealth, etc. . .The former President and former Comelec Chairman are detained and being tried for the capital crime of Electoral Cheating or Sabotage. . .Some 100 individuals are facing tax evasion charges. Included are a sitting Congressman, Ex Social Security President, Ex AFP General, Ex Customs & BIR officials, businesspersons, et al. P42B is targeted to be recovered from these cases. . .

        The Philippines in 2012 is facing its corrupt past squarely. . .I believe the time has also arrived for us to elect highly qualified and respected candidates. Former Governors Grace Padaca and Ed Panlilio along with other provincial executives and civic leaders in the Visayas & Mindanao – will bring back the once well respected Senate of the 1950’s & early1960’s, where great parliamentarians engage in spirited debates and where timely essential laws were passed.  

        The Administration’s Liberal Party can lead in the Reform of the Political System by fielding new faces in its 2013 Senate slate.

      • californiaflip

        I truly wish your wish would come true, except for some really corrupt people in the LP like Butch Abad who was buying votes for as much as P14,000 in Batanes a week before the election. I was there on vacation staying at a hotel owned by his cousin. Butch did a Corona Basa Guidote on their family house in Marikina. Butch was a poor man until he made money through CARP. His house in Tandang Sora QC is almost 1 block. He now owns over 300 houses through PagIbig and relatives as dummies. He owns through dummies the biggest luxury hotel in Batangas City. The late Gov Ed Nantes was drug smuggler. Many LP people are crooks and PNOY has to drop or distance himself from them. Even Cesar Purisima’s wealth after SGV cannot be fully explained. He did not have the assets to contribute P10M to PNoy’s campaign.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/IR5Z5TCNASLSGFLHJAQG6OVTAU Vote Liberal Party

    ASSASSINATE BINAY 2012!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_27PPDGBKQ7LTIPGINBCF7556UQ GeorgeR

      Your idol is not popular by the masses anymore because of his Noynoying mentality…!!! 

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_JVNTCIME57OARVX76J75DT7XHU benjie

         CORRECT! HAHA FILIPINOS TIRED OF NOYNOYING!

    • http://civilservice.boxpinoy.com/civilserviceexam.php Rorschach

      FYI lang, Yung IP address mo and Email account na ginamit mo diyan sa account mo alam yan ng Disqus moderator for this site. Pag may nangyari kay VP good luck nalang sayo. 

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/IR5Z5TCNASLSGFLHJAQG6OVTAU Vote Liberal Party

         PNOY FOR SECOND TERM! LP IS THE ONLY HOPE FOR THE PHILIPPINES!

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/SECYJMR3EBGQTNIKVHWG2LLYBA Madz

        yes THE HOPE OF NOYNOYING,,,

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/42DJYQE73PX22CDHOHLIZ6TVQQ reyee r

    isali nyo c SARA DUTERTE NG DAVAO! PARA SAMPALIN MGA SIRA ULO S OGYERNO! YUNG TATY NYA DAPAT NUON P NATIONAL N YAN, SAYANG NASA DAVAO LANG! YANG DALAWANG YAN! SURE MASYA ANG SENADO!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_JVNTCIME57OARVX76J75DT7XHU benjie

    UNA IS THE TEAM TO BEAT IN 2013! BINAY @ 2016!

    YELLOW TARDS BACK-OFF!

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/IR5Z5TCNASLSGFLHJAQG6OVTAU Vote Liberal Party

       ULLOL! ASSASSINATE BINAY 2012!

      PNOY FOR SECOND TERM NOW NA!

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_27PPDGBKQ7LTIPGINBCF7556UQ GeorgeR

        NOYNOYING KA HEHEHE

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_JVNTCIME57OARVX76J75DT7XHU benjie

         ANGA KA TALAGA! IDOL NA IDOL MO SI NOYNOYING! HAHA

      • pangitbudhiko

        Pare ko One unsolicited advice, never make a threat online or any thing to that effect, you can be criminally charged.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/SECYJMR3EBGQTNIKVHWG2LLYBA Madz

        NPA naman ungas  na ito,,, kala mo ba pinag dakdak mo makahatak ka ng tao,,,
        cra ulolang katulad mo madala mo…..

      • William Tyre

        ang tanga mo boy…. WALANG SECOND TERM ang Presidente ng Pilipinas….. NO Reelection…

    • michael_angelo

      Yes the Corrupt team is the one to beat…

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_4Q5EHNRA6LXAHGXPSMAXBGJ4ME isidro

    One the guiding principles of Liberal Party should be if a member has string cases of corruption, immediately he/she is disqualified.

    Wala na bang matitira sa partido kung ito ang magiging batayan?  Mas OK yan, para ang Liberal Party ay tatawaging “LESS CORRUPT PARTY.” That will strengthen P-Noy fight against corruption.  Wala namang absolute practice of no corruption. Absolute NO CORRUPTION is only a Utopian concept. It does not exist in reality. It exists only mind.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/BGEXLIHIZFFENAK67D436QPP74 PBA

    walang tatalo sa UNA !

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/BGEXLIHIZFFENAK67D436QPP74 PBA

    leadership, decisiveness and no selective anti corruption campaign!  investigate of KKK and LP anomalies ! yan ang UNA – unbeatable Binay, Erap, Pacman and INC -!!! panalo !

    • juansanmateo

      BInay – AFP Croc General Padrino; Erap – Plunderer; INC – What?!?!  LETS ALL GO DOWN D DRAIN!!!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/4QL52SEHHBS3Q3GQHRMU2CKQVU Garth Dax

    6 years is not enough but during his interview in cnn talk asia, he said 10 years is too long when asked by the cnn anchor and he sees it in 4years to note changes in government…

    • pangitbudhiko

      ABNOY IS FLIP FLOPPIN AGAIN, abnoy  make up your mind

  • KenKhoy

    where is cdq?…….. baka naka line-up narin……….. puede ba?

  • johnp72

    too early and the highest official of the land is spearheading an election campaign…. what happened to our law that prohiibits campaigning early which is called electioneering?

    it appears that PNOY is too affraid that his widely publicized popularity among the people will be contradicted when the result of the election come 2013 is known. 

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Anne-Milan-Ortega/100001557943036 Anne Milan Ortega

    ibig sabihin hindi kaya ni PNOY talaga kaya nghanap na ng kng sino ssunod sa kanya. Kasi ang kaya talaga niyang gawin ay paninisi lng at mgNOYNOYING!!!!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Anne-Milan-Ortega/100001557943036 Anne Milan Ortega

    At any rate, President Aquino rallied his party troops, calling on them
    to look to 2016 and beyond to be able to continue his reforms in
    government.??? dapat sabihin mo na PNOY surender na ako  hindi ko na kaya paninisi at NOYNOYING lang ang alam ko. Kaya naiinip na siya kasi TAMAD!!!!!!!!!!!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Anne-Milan-Ortega/100001557943036 Anne Milan Ortega

    ayaw niya mgtrabaho kya hinintay nya kapalit niya.

  • bahog_itlog

    While Phil. sovereignty is under siege, Pinoy is busy with his election plans. Kelan ka ba magmamature Mr. President?

    • Rathbumo

      Hindi lang election plans ang inaasikaso ni Pnoy, panay pa din ang upak kay Corona e may impeachment na. Hindi na magma-mature yan. Ganyan na talaga yan.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_FVLBQOKGIUBIBJWHFBVHYL3BYA maridor

        burat mo

      • Rathbumo

        hindi na kita papatulin by way of exchange of words. hindi kasi ako pumpatol sa tao na ang isip ay ka-level lang ng ASO. Tha’ts YOU

        ________________________________
        From: Disqus
        To: rathbumo_hoba@yahoo.com
        Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 7:42 AM
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        maridor wrote, in response to Rathbumo:
        burat mo
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  • Rathbumo

    Kaya ng itong si Riza Hontiveros super sipsip kay President Aquino kasi she wants to be included sa Senatorial bets ng LP. Si Hontiveros ang source ng ten million US dollar account ni Corona, but she was caught lying on national television. At yang mga Congressmen-prosecutors na nag-a-aspire maging Senador, kapag na-acquit or na convict si Corona, kiss your ambitions goodbye. Pepersonalin kayo ng Iglesia Ni Cristo. Wala kayong makukuhang boto sa kanila. 

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_SSIOG2PG33MAOXOJM2YBHBPYNM Ariel CRUZ

      Nanghimasok ka na naman sa Iglesia Ni Cristo…ala kang alam tungkol sa kanila pre….

      • Rathbumo

        Hindi ako nanghihimasok sa INC. I’m just stating a fact. Hindi naman siguro lingid sa iyo na kapag darating ang election, lahat halos ng kandidato ay pumupunta kay Ka Erdie Manalo upang hingin ang kanyang basbas. Ganyan ang ginawa ng magkapatid na Balsy Aquino Cruz at Kris Aquno. Hiningi nila ang basbas ni Ka Erdie para kay Noynoy. Kung hindi ibinoto ng INC si Pnoy, malamang si Erap ulit ang Presidente. I’m not singling out INC. Lumalapit din ang mga kandidato kay Bro Mike Velarde, at sa JIL at iba pang religious sect. Nagkataon lang na ang lead defense counsel ni Corona ay si Atty. Serafin Cuevas, ang lawyer ng INC. Kapag natalo si Corona, sampal ito kay Cuevas, at ang sampal kay Cuevas ay maituturing na sampal sa INC. Hindi ka naman siguro ipinanganak kahapon.

        ________________________________
        From: Disqus
        To: rathbumo_hoba@yahoo.com
        Sent: Monday, May 7, 2012 10:02 PM
        Subject: [inq-newsinfo] Re: LP names more Senate bets

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        Ariel CRUZ wrote, in response to Rathbumo:
        Nanghimasok ka na naman sa Iglesia Ni Cristo…ala kang alam tungkol sa kanila pre…. Link to comment

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_FVLBQOKGIUBIBJWHFBVHYL3BYA maridor

        burat mo

      • Rathbumo

        HE,HE,HE. KA LEVEL LANG TALAGA NG ISIP MO AY ASO. POOR SOUL

        ________________________________
        From: Disqus
        To: rathbumo_hoba@yahoo.com
        Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 7:41 AM
        Subject: [inq-newsinfo] Re: LP names more Senate bets

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        maridor wrote, in response to Rathbumo:
        burat mo
        Link to comment

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_FVLBQOKGIUBIBJWHFBVHYL3BYA maridor

      burath mo

      • Rathbumo

        MAS MABUTI PA YUNG ASO KO SA IYO, ISANG SUTSUT LANG TIGIL NA. BUT YOU? I DON’T KNOW WHAT KIND OF THINKING YOU HAVE. HOW PATHETIC.

        ________________________________
        From: Disqus
        To: rathbumo_hoba@yahoo.com
        Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 7:40 AM
        Subject: [inq-newsinfo] Re: LP names more Senate bets

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        maridor wrote, in response to Rathbumo:
        burath mo
        Link to comment

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WJX5I5FJL52QCZDUKDNWOTIZHQ Lateralus

    nagliparan na naman ang mga political butterflies hehe

  • JJF724

    Interesting to see who’s going to be voted this time.  Hoping no more cheating and killing.

  • Ka_Beesy

    yan molami paleho lang……mabait sa halap. kupit sa likod.

  • Guest

    Multi-party system makes each political party different from the other but coalition of parties makes them all the same. Coalition defeats the purpose of multi-party system. 

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_SFY4Q6R2K5YUZEXXIJO3TLG2UM Aspo resurrection

    at least De Limas name finally came out…now she knows her future !!!



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