Disqualification cases filed vs Duterte, 5 other ‘political dynasts’

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Vice mayor Rodrigo Duterte. FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines—Saying the Supreme Court had already defined the meaning of a political dynasty, a civil society group asked the Commission on Elections (Comelec), on Tuesday, to disqualify six prominent local candidates—including Davao City Vice Mayor Rodrigo Duterte—for being “clear and obvious” political dynasts.

In a 32-page petition, members of the group Andayamo (Anti-Dynasty Movement) urged the Comelec to disqualify Duterte; Miguel Luis Villafuerte and his grandfather Luis Villafuerte of Camarines Sur; Dennis Pineda, the son of Pampanga Gov. Lilia Pineda; and brothers Rexon and Sherwin Gatchalian of Valenzuela.

“We chose them because they are clear and obvious (political dynasts). When you say clear and obvious, that means a single position—like mayor, congressman, or governor—being transferred to a spouse or son or two relatives running in tandem, like a mother running for governor while her son runs for vice governor,” said lawyer Alexander Lacson, one of the leaders to Andayamo.

“Of course, there are still many others out there but these are the ones that we read in the newspapers and are brazen, flagrant, and very obvious,” he added.

Lacson was accompanied by comedian Mae Paner and senatorial candidate Ricardo Penson, who earlier launched an anti-political dynasty movement, when they filed the petition at the Comelec before lunchtime on Tuesday.

The petitioners said the Supreme Court had defined the term political dynasties in the case of Navarro v. Ermita (GR No. 180050; April 12, 2011).

In that ruling, Supreme Court Justice Antonio Carpio defined political dynasties in the Philippines as a “phenomenon that concentrates political power and public resources within the control of a few families whose members alternately hold elective offices, deftly skirting term limits.”

“A Supreme Court decision is part of the law of our country. Thus, the above definition of ‘political dynasties’ by the Supreme Court is a definition of the term under Philippine law,” the petition said.

However, Comelec chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr. was not enthusiastic about Andayamo’s petition.

“We have no jurisdiction over that. The Supreme Court had just dismissed anti-dynasty moves. What’s the jurisprudence?” Brillantes said in an interview.

“I will have to read that first but my initial reaction is that it won’t fly. I think the petition’s (chances) are slim. But if it was done well, we will hear it,” he added.

The petitioners said the “first type” of a clear and obvious case of a political dynasty is where the candidate “seeks to replace and succeed his/her spouse, parent, child, or sibling who is the incumbent occupant of the public office the candidate is running for.”

They said this was the case in Camarines Sur, where Luis Villafuerte is running against his grandson Miguel Luis for governor, a post currently occupied by Villafuerte’s son and Miguel Luis’ father, Luis Raymond “LRay” Villafuerte.

“Governor LRay Villafuerte is now a candidate for Congressman in the 2nd District of the same province. As son and father of the incumbent Governor respectively, respondents Miguel Luis Villafuerte and Luis Villafuerte belong to that category of clear and obvious cases of political dynasties,” the petition said.

“As further explained hereunder, there is no more need for a law to prescribe that this situation belongs to or falls under the plain and ordinary meaning of the term political dynasty,” it added.

As such, the petition deemed Miguel Luis and his grandfather as not qualified to run for governor of Camarines Sur.

“They, as well as those candidates similarly situated, are prohibited candidates under the Constitution, specifically by virtue of an express prohibition against political dynasties under Section 26, Article II,” the petition said.

In Pampanga, Dennis Pineda is running for vice-governor while his mother, the incumbent governor, is running for re-election.

“If respondent Dennis Pineda and his mother Lilia “Baby” Pineda both win, the Governor and Vice-Governor of the province of Pampanga will be under the mother and son tandem,” the petitioners said.

“As mother and son, they are first-degree relatives. They can inherit from each other under our law on inheritance and succession…Clearly and obviously, they belong to the same immediate family. Clearly and obviously, they have the same interests,” they said.

“This is a clear and obvious case of political dynasty. There will be concentration of political power in the hands of members of the same family,” they added.

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  • AntiAko

    Good luck! I hope your case prospers.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/M3LQ4MUAU3Z36MIQGIGSOKBCQE Rosauro

    Ang layo naman ang Davao. Andiyan ang Snate. Dalawa ang
    Cayetano.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UARTQ67N5L6UUO6TPEWXU7NMOY Iceman

      bakit si cayetano lang e ang binay ng makati isama mo na si VP at si nancy, at ang Pagkandidato ni jack na senador hehehe ok ba meron pa jv at jinggoy. at marami pang iba

  • buttones

    There are NO LAWS regarding political dynasties in PH, this is what the SC has pointed out. Now if Congress want to enact some Laws outlawing this sort of feudal attitude, then fine. Will it happen? Well, when I’m sat in Rome as the head of the Catholic Church, it might– bit unlikely – but you never can tell can you?

    • panhase

       Tell when you are Pope, I am going to visit you there. :)

  • generalproblem

    duterte is exemptions kasi kung nograles clan ang dynasty sa davao eh malamang nasa kangkongan na mga taga davao city hehhehe. cg lang duterte tuloy mo lang yan saludo ako sayo

  • kalikasanipagtanggol

    Ano ito grupo na ito very selective sa ipapa disqualify…..paano na ang mga cojuangco/aquino, estrada, binay, angara, revilla, singson at marami pa diyan!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/K63PQGGWTWPALHJE7FMKKPAOCE Public

    Andayamo!!!

    Bakit mo idamay ang mahal naming Mayor ng Davao City?
    Kung sa kanyang paglilungkod sa Government ay umunlad ang Davao City!!!

    Pumunta ka ng Davao City muna, at alamin mo Andayamo kung anong public service ang syudad namin bago mo husgahan.

    Andayamo!!!

    Why not propose to the senate to put a law, na hindi na patatakbuhin ang mga official kung walang nagawang mabuti or walang na-contribute sa previous term nila?

    • indiosbravos2002

      Dynasty naman talaga mga Duterte. Ginagawa na nilang business politika

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/WT7AKC5SWEGINM7CHRY2WDU7XU Eric

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      • http://profile.yahoo.com/WT7AKC5SWEGINM7CHRY2WDU7XU Eric

        xi

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/K63PQGGWTWPALHJE7FMKKPAOCE Public

        So may problema ka?

        Yes, you can accuse them na “ginawa na nilang business politika”.
        Why don’t you ask senate officials, hindi nga sila lahat “political dynasty” pero “ginawa na nilang business ang politika” rin!

        Ano ngayon, kung gusto namin si Mayor? May problema ka? 

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/K63PQGGWTWPALHJE7FMKKPAOCE Public

        Lahat ng mga corrupt ginawang business ang politica. Pero hindi lahat ng Dynasty ay ginawang negosyo ang politica, rather they are good public servant.

        Visit ka muna sa Davao City, kilalanin mo ang Mayor namin at ang mga residente ng Davao City. Bago mo kami husgahan (What we are reflects how our Mayor serve our City)

    • nakawan

      inasmuch as I hate dynasties, I have to admit Davao is way better off with Duterte as its leader than if Prospero Nograles took over. that guy’s a dick

  • Marx Louis Wang

    Nasa mga botante iyon! Kung mabuti naman ang pamamalakad (leadership) walang masama doon!!!! E, kung ang papalit hindi nga political dynasty pero may record na kleptomaniac, papano na yan?

  • zeroko

    Labo ni Brilliantes. Instead of asserting the clause of “equal opportunity” by his mere statement that there is no pre-campaign violation because there is no enabling law shows that he is out of tune. COMELEC  is an independent body, why can it not impose it’s rule?

  • rightist

    In the absence of an enabling law which our Congress will never enact, only education will reduce the incidence of political dynasties. Of course , even in advanced democracies like the US, there are still political dynasties such as Kennedy, Bush, etc. Absolute term limits (can hold office for 2X or 3X in a lifetime for a certain position) for local officials should also be enacted in the Constitution.

    • chingnarciso

      But they are not in the same state, plus it’s not like in the Philippines that you can appoint your relatives to be in government position, thats what they call unethical..

  • dodong1

    nakalimutan ninyo ang mga SINGSON’s ng province ng Ilocos Sur, hindi political dynasty din yan mga yan..halos bawat town meron silang mga kamag anak na nakaupo sa puwesto…

  • Pogi=”No To Political Dynasty”

    That’s what we inherit from Cory privatization of the different parts of the Philippines through political dynasty.

  • mon key

    the intention seems nice. . . pero klaro na nasiraan nang bait ang mga taong ‘to. an dami pang ibang dynasty. sa lahat atang lugar nang Pilipinas meron. bakit yun lang sila? aba, parang gusto mapansin ang mga hung2x na to ah! 

  • RedRose_13

    Alam naman ng mamamayan kung sino-sinong political dynasty ang di dapat pagbigyan.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_5STEU22AD7YRHQSB6RE56ZDSYA J

    Here are officials in Sara, Iloilo. Mayor, ViceM and 6-councillors are all related.

    Mayor : Ermelita Cacao Salcedo
    Vice-Mayor : Neptali Posadas Salcedo

    Councilors:

    Ninfa Salcedo Belonio
    Nerly Salcedo Del Castillo
    Murve Doronila Muyco
    Francis Xavier Aldeguer Salcedo
    Louella Degayo Salcedo
    Noel Posadas Salcedo
    Antonio Martin Iii Salcedo
    TedocoRodolfo Libreja Bernal

    • AllinLawisFair

      Family fiefdom, huh?

    • koolkid_inthehouse

      holy donkey holes!!! What a pig of a family.

  • RedRose_13

    Seems nice nga, e kung ang nagko-contra naman e, wala sa rason?  Isang corrupt na rival? Anong say mo?

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_5STEU22AD7YRHQSB6RE56ZDSYA J

    ILOCOS:

    Governor : Chavit Singson
    Vice Gov.: Deogracias Savellano
    Congressman: Ronald Singson
    Vigan City Mayor:  Eva Marie Singson
    Councillor: John Patrick Singson
    Congressman : Eric Singson (2nd district)

    Candon City:
    Mayor: Allen Gacula Singson
    Vice Mayor:  Alfonso Dario Singson
    Councilor: Kristelle Singson

    Magsingal Ilocos Sur: Wife and husband tandem
    Mayor: Arlyn Apostol Favis
    Vice-Mayor: Alrico Apostol Favis 

    San Vicente Ilocos Sur:
    Mayor: Nancy Dy Tabanda
    Vice-Mayor: Jose Cajigal Tabanda III

    Santa Cruz Ilocos Sur:
    Mayor: Teresita Corpus Valle
    Vice-Mayor: Virgilio Jimeno Valle

    Santa Ilocos Sur:
    Mayor: Jeremy Jesus De Peralta Bueno III
    Vice-Mayor: Jesus Bello Bueno Jr.

    Santiago Ilocos Sur:
    Mayor: Michael Sipin Miranda
    Vice-Mayor: Josefino Estrañero Miranda

    Sto Domingo Ilocos Sur
    Mayor: Amado Tuzon Tadena
    Vice-Mayor: Floro Tuzon Tadena

    Solsona Ilocos Norte:
    Mayor: Joseph Espiritu De Lara
    Vice-Mayor: Jonathan Luz De Lara

    San Nicolas Ilocos Norte:
    Mayor: Alfredo Pajinag Valdez Jr.
    Vice-Mayor: Ma. Teresa Pajinag Valdez-Barrett

    Sta. Lucia Ilocos Sur:
    Mayor: Estrella Favis Hernaez
    Vice-Mayor: Ferdinand Favis Hernaez

    San Esteban Ilocos Sur:Mayor:
    Chester Aquino Elaydo
    Vice-Mayor: Mildred Morales Elaydo

    Salcedo Ilocos Sur
    Mayor: Leonofre Galazo Gironella
    Vice-Mayor: Leopoldo Galazo Gironella Jr.

    Narvacan, Ilocos Sur
    Mayor: Zuriel Singson Zaragoza
    Vice-Mayor: Charito Singson Zaragoza

    Nueva Era Ilocos Norte
    Mayor: Aldrin Ragonjan Garvida
    Vice-Mayor: Caroline Arzadon Garvida

    Pagudpud Ilocos Norte
    Mayor: Matilde Henson Sales
    Vice-Mayor: Marlon Ferdinand Torres Sales

    Pasuquin Ilocos Norte
    Mayor: Victoria A. Peralta Aguinaldo
    Vice-Mayor: Felix Dancel Aguinaldo Jr.

    Caoayan Ilocos Sur
    Mayor: Germelina Singson Goulart
    Vice-Mayor: Gemma Pamani Padaong

    Currimao Ilocos Sur
    Mayor: Gladys Go Cue
    Vice-Mayor: Rosario Chua Go

    Badoc Ilocos Norte
    Mayor: Arlene Monje Torralba
    Vice-Mayor: Thomas Nicolas Torralba

    Banna Iocos Norte
    Mayor: Carlito Nolasco Abadilla
    Vice-Mayor: Carlito Aguilar Abadilla II

    PANGASINAN

    Balungao, Pangasinan
    Mayor Jose De Guzman Peralta Jr.
    Vice-Mayor Philipp De Guzman Peralta

    Basista, Pangasinan
    Mayor Raul Coranto De Guzman
    Vice-Mayor Jesus De Guzman Perez

    Bautista, Pangasinan
    Mayor Amado Ignacio Espino III
    Vice-Mayor Jose Totaan Espino

    BInalonan, Pangasinan
    Mayor Ramon Naval Guico, Jr.
    Vice-Mayor Ramon Velicaria Guico III

    Calasiao, Pangasinan
    Mayor: Mark Roy Quinto Macanlalay
    Vice-Mayor: Engr. Roy Tuliao Macanlalay

    Mangatarem, Pangasinan
    Mayor: Teodoro Corpuz Cruz
    Vice-Mayor: Cristina Punzal Cruz

    Mapandan, Pangsinan
    Mayor: Maximo Mejia Calimlim Jr.
    Vice-Mayor: Asuncion Delos Reyes Calimlim

    Santo Tomas Pangasinan
    Mayor: Vivien Ocampo Villar
    Vice-Mayor: Timoteo Salazar Villar III

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/RDGAGWI2XYZQJ3ZNDMZLSPFQ5M Bentong

      grabe. greedy for money and power. ang dami nyan ha.

      • RedRose_13

        Nasa dugo raw!!!

    • RedRose_13

       Bok, okay itong niresearch mo, ah! Takot ka ba kay Bongbong, Imelda, at isa pa? Di mo kasi isinali.

      • chingnarciso

        nasa pina kauna na nabang git ang mga Marcos’es.. go back and read the first one,that  bro j posted..

    • We love Pnoy. Do as you please

      ang galing. kudos to you kabayan…keep on pushing…this has to change.

    • yesyesyo

       Hindi mo sinama ang mga marcos.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_5STEU22AD7YRHQSB6RE56ZDSYA J

        Kayo na magdagdag. Naasar na ako sa dami.
        www zamboanga com

    • kolambogan

      Talagang ang politika ay family business in the Philippines, no other places in the world can top these kind of wholesale concentration of governmental powers to few people in a locality undermining the essence of democracy of “government by the people and for the people replaced by government by the family for their own to screw the people for as long as their tribe live replicated by their never ending supply of schimeras.

  • http://twitter.com/durgijohn John Atm

    C’mon angdayamo, can you come up with something better??? Eto naman inquirer pinatulan pa tong mga kamoteng to..

  • rjimenez1226

    I like. How do we support this  movement? where can we donate?

    • nakawan

      why don’t you save your money and just NOT VOTE FOR THESE PEOPLE?

  • juanibarra

    pag nakakabasa ako ng ganito, i can’t help but think na lost cause na talaga ang bansang to. 7,000 islands and each being run by one or more mother packers … add to that, most of it’s citizenry are also a bunch of mother packers. either mga tanga, bobo or nagmamarunong. sayang lang ang ibinuwis na buhay ng ating mga bayani. we filipinos don’t even deserve S**T of the freedom they fought for.

  • nakawan

    seriously, there is no magic watch group that will get rid of political dynasties here. these guys are in it to win it, no matter what. the only surefire way to get rid of these tards is to simply NOT VOTE FOR THEM

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_FPVUYCML46QCAJM5N2O4GNID24 tony

    No govt official in the Phils has the moral fortitude (and balls) to enforce this anti-dynasty law in the country. That law was passed for “pakitang-tao-lamang”. Have Pinoys noticed just how SILENT the CBCP has been and is on this matter? The reason is quite obvious – it is because they benefit from the largesse of the political dynasties!

  • wawa2172

    Our country has never been serious on many things and always may palusot sa batas. Why? Mayroon palang SC decision pinned by Justice Carpio with regards to anti-dynasty. The Comelec looks at the other direction to disregard it. Brilliantes is a political lawyer, he knows the rules but since his position is beholden to those in power her refuses to implement rules on anti-dynasty. Politicians made politics a family business and you don’t need a masters degree to be a professional politician. See how  Estrada, Binay, Arroyo, Cayetano, Duterte, Dimaporo, Gatchalian, Pineda, Villafuerte, Belmonte, etc made a mockery of politics by saying “What political dynasty are you talking about we were voted by the people in elections”. Kaya mahirap paniwalaan si PNoy na wala nang corruption sa Pinas dahil karamihan sa mga dynaties na ito ay nasa LP na ngayon.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_5STEU22AD7YRHQSB6RE56ZDSYA J

    Provincial Elected Officials (siguro magkakamaganak):

    Agusan Del Sur:
    Provincial Governor: Adolph Edward Galido Plaza
    House Representative:1st District: Maria Valentina Galido PlazaProvincial Board Members:Victor Galido Plaza

    Antique:
    Provincial Governor: Exequiel Bellaflor Javier
    House Representative:Paolo Everardo Sales JavierProvincial
    Board Members:
    1st District:J.Tobias Magbanua Javier

    Aurora:
    Senator: Angara
    Provincial Governor: Bellaflor Angara Castillo
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Gerardo Angara Noveras
    House Representative:Juan Edgardo Manalang Angara

    Bataan:
    Provincial Governor: Enrique Tuason Garcia Jr.
    House Representative:
    2nd District: Albert Raymond Sandejas Garcia

    Batanes:
    House Representative: Henedina Razon Abad
    Provincial Board Members:Flinton Tabuso Abad

    Bukidnon
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Jose Maria Rubin Zubiri Jr.
    House Representative:2nd District: Teofisto De Lara Guingona III
    3rd District: Jose Ma. Fernandez Zubiri III

    Bulacan
    Provincial Governor: Wilhelmino Manucdoc Sy-Alvarado
    House Representatives:1st District: Ma. Victoria Reyes Sy-Alvarado

    Cagayan:
    Senator: JPE
    House Representatives:1st District: Juan Castañer Ponce Enrile Jr.
    Provincial Board Members:
    Jean Alphonse Diesto Ponce

    Camarines Sur:
    Provincial Governor: Luis Raymund Favis Villafuerte Jr.
    House Representatives:3rd District: Luis Robredo Villafuerte

    Camiguin:Provincial Governor: Jurdin Jesus Modina Romualdo
    House Representative:Pedro Palarca Romualdo

    Cavite:
    Senator: Revilla
    Provincial Governor: Juanito Victor Catigbayan Remulla Jr.
    House Representatives:
    2nd District: Lani Mercado Revilla
    7th District: Jesus Crispin Catibayan Remulla
    Provincial Board Members:
    Rolando Sapanghila Remulla

    Cebu:Governor:Gwendolyn F. Garcia – 2004 to 2010
    House of RepresentativesPablo P. Garcia
    2nd DistrictPablo John F. Garcia

    Davao del Norte:
    Provincial Governor: Rodolfo Paguia Del Rosario
    House Representative:
    1st District: Antonio Rafael Garcia Del Rosario

    Davao del Sur:
    Provincial Governor: Douglas Ralota Cagas
    House Representative:1st District: Marc Douglas Chan Cagas IV
    Provincial Board Members:
    Mercedes Chan Cagas

    Dinagat:
    Provincial Governor: Glenda Buray Ecleo
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Geraldine Ecleo Villaroman
    House Representative:Ruben Buray Ecleo Jr.
    Provincial Board Members:
    Romeo Palapo Ecleo
    Richard Ecleo Salcedo
    Joslyn Itable Ecleo

    Guimaras:
    Provincial Governor: Felipe Hilan Araño Naval
    House Representative:Joaquin Carlos Rahman Araño NavaI

    Ilocos Norte:Senator: Bongbong
    Provincial Governor: Maria Imelda Romualdez Marcos
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Eugenio Angelo Marcos Barba
    House Representative:2nd District: Imelda Romualdez MarcosProvincial Board Members:Mariano Velez Marcos

    IIIlocos Sur:
    Provincial Governor: Luis Crisologo Singson
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Deogracias Victor Barbers Savellano
    House Representatives:1st District:Ronald Verzosa Singson
    2nd District:Eric Gacula Singson Jr.
    Provincial Board Members:
    Jeremias Crisologo Singson
    Charmian W. Singson Zaragoza

    Isabela:
    Provincial Governor: Faustino De Guzman Dy III
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Rodolfo Taguinod Albano III
    House Representatives:
    1st District: Rodolfo Bagunu Albano Jr.
    3rd District: Napoleon Sanchez Dy

    La Union:
    Provincial Governor: Manuel Campos Ortega
    House Representatives:
    1st District: Victor Francisco Campos Ortega
    Provincial Board Members:
    Francisco Campos Ortega Jr.
    Jose Maria Campos Ortega
    Alfredo Pablo Ramos Ortega
    Manuel Victor R. Ortega Jr.

    Lanao del Norte:
    House Representative:1st District: Seth F Pal Jalosjos
    3rd District: Cesar Garcia Jalosjos

    Lanao del Sur:
    House Representative:
    2nd District:Pangalian Macaorao Balindong
    Provincial Board Members:
    Abdul Harris Balindong Macacua
    Amir-Oden Sarip Balindong

    Maguindanao:
    House Representatives:
    2nd District: Simeon Ampatuan Datumanong
    Provincial Board Members:
    Puti Mamasapano Ampatuan
    Sajid Islam Uy Ampatuan
    Datu Sarip Kasan Ampatuan

    Negros Occidental:
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Genaro Montilla Alvarez Jr.
    House Representatives:6th District: Mercedes Kho Alvarez

    Negros Oriental:
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Apolinaro Planto Arnaiz Jr.
    House Representatives:2nd District: George Planto Arnaiz
    Provincial Board Members:

    Northern Samar:
    Provincial Governor: Paul Ruiz Daza
    House Representatives:
    1st District: Raul Aguila Daza

    Quirino:
    Provincial Governor: Junie Evangelista Cua
    House Representative:Dakila Carlo Enriquez Cua
    Provincial Board Members:

    Samar:
    Provincial Governor: Sharee Ann Tee Tan
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Stephen James Tee Tan
    House Representative :2nd District: Milagrosa Tee TanProvincial Board Members:

    Siquijor:Provincial Governor: Orlando Anoos Fua Jr.
    House Representative:Orlando Bongcawel Fua
    Provincial Board Members:Orville Ano-Os Fua

    Sorsogon:Senator: EscuderoProvincial
    Vice-Governor: Antonio Hatoc Escudero Jr.
    House Representatives:1st District: Salvador Hatoc Escudero IIIProvincial Board Members:

    Southern Leyte:
    Provincial Governor: Damian Gaviola Mercado
    House Representative:
    Roger Gaviola Mercado

    Surigao del Norte:
    Provincial Governor: Sol Forcadilla Matugas
    House Representatives:
    1st District : Francisco Tinio Matugas

    Tarlac:
    Provincial Governor: Victor Areno Yap
    House Representatives:
    1st District: Enrique Murphy Cojuangco
    2nd District: Jose Villa Agustin Yap

    Tawi-Tawi:
    Provincial Governor: Sadikul Adalla Sahali
    Provincial Vice-Governor: Ruby Maquiso Sahali

    Zambales:
    House Representative:
    1st District: Maria Milagros E Habana Magsaysay
    2nd District: Antonio Magsaysay Diaz

    Zamboanga del Norte:Congress:
    1st District: Seth Frederick P. Jalosjos (Lakas-CMD)
    3rd District: Cesar G. Jalosjos

    Zamboanga Sibugay:
    Provincial Governor: Rommel Apolinario Jalosjos
    House Representative:2nd District: Romeo Masupil Jalosjos Jr.

    • We love Pnoy. Do as you please

      keep on pushing mga kababayan. this has to change.

    • frudo

      sa ngalang ng pera na makukurakot  at kapangyarihan  ganyan sila kagarapal!  Mga Pinoy gising na wag na natin sila iboto, boykot natin ang dynastiya!!!

    • desi derata

      Backward mentality.

      And they kill to eliminate opposition because of money that they are poised to pocket.

      Disgusting Enriles, son and daughter were conspirators to a murder.

  • bogli_anakdami

    eh kahit ba buong tribo eh kumandidato, eh di wag iboto ang nga h!ndot na yan…. siguro naman merong mga bagong kandidato na hindi kamag-anak di ba?

    kaya ang mga flip gung gongs ang dapat magdesisyon…

    yun lang… 

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_TCQMRK4HVOSF2IGML46TAGKMXU Benjamin

    Too many political dynasties in the Philippines.
    We have the Aquinos, Cojuangcos, Enriles, Binays, Estradas, Revillas, Gordons, Magsaysays, Singsons, Dutertes, Angaras, Cayetanos, and many more. ANG KAKAPAL NG MGA MUKHA NG MGA ITO NA KUMAKANDIDATO. They have violated the Constitution pero ang siyang gumagawa ng batas ang siyang sumisira nito. The Supreme Court is an accomplice dahil di nito binigyan ng tamang interpretation ang batas tungkol dito sa dynasty. Kaya maraming nagpapakamatay mahalal mula lokal hanggang national levels ay dahil milyong-milyong pera ang makukurakot ng mga taong ito. It is always fun in the Philippines.

  • kipbuts

    ISA LANG KADA PAMILYA
    And please include the Dynasty Talino in Carmen, North Cotabato. Talino Dynasty includes daughter Emmylou Talino-Mendoza, the incumbent governor; son-in-law TUCP Party-list Congressman Democrito Mendoza; Mayor Rogelio T Talino, himself the mayor; son Kagawad Ryan Talino, the No. 1 kagawad in Carmen; brother-in-law Kagawad Jimmy Saliling Cabrillos. Also the Pinols brothers. Also investigate the COMELEC in Carmen because people of Carmen observed that candidates under Talino always won in election. Talino, a former militaryman has private army called “war dogs” who are notorious killers. In cohorts with corrupt AFP officers of the 602 Brigade, Mayor Talino sold high power fire arms such as M60 machineguns, M14s, M16s and ammunitions to the the barangay: Kibudtungan, Kilala, Aroman, Kimadzil, Bintangan and Highpoint using the barangay Internal Revenue Allotment or IRA.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/SPDAZIXLRDOGCON42ETFG4AG3A TonTon

    “Disqualification cases filed vs Duterte, 5 other ‘political dynasts”

    yeah, your cause is good… BUT why only 5? hmmm… afraid of the other  dynasties?
    maybe this is politically motivated.

    damihan mo naman, di lang naman 5 ang political dynasties… tsk tsk!

    • koolkid_inthehouse

      You’re not a good reader.  The Anti_Political Dynasties petition was dropped by the Supreme Court because it lacks detail definition of what’s Political Dynasties.

      In this report, the Andayamo found a Supreme Court Ruling that will disqualify the 5 candidates.  Supreme Court has a narrow definition which can only cover the 5 candidates. 

      The rest of political dynasties definition must be defined by Senate and congress. Which I think will never happen.  The current self serving members of congress and senate are mostly political dynasties.

  • yesyesyo

    Hilarious!

    Why the selective filing????

    Nabigyan ba kayo ng housing under the sea ni gwen garcia???? TATLO silang mag-pamilya na tumatakbo. tatay sa kongreso, isang anak sa capitolyo, at isa pang anak sa kongreso.

    Bakit hindi sinama ang TATLONG magkakapatid na Binay??? for senator, congress, mayor.

    Bakit hindi sinama ang mag-inang marcos? for congress, governor.

    • koolkid_inthehouse

      You’re not a good reader. The Anti_Political Dynasties petition was dropped by the Supreme Court because it lacks detail definition of what’s Political Dynasties. In this report, the Andayamo found a Supreme Court Ruling that will disqualify the 5 candidates. Supreme Court has a narrow definition which can only cover the 5 candidates. The rest of political dynasties definition must be defined by Senate and congress. Which I think will never happen. The current self serving members of congress and senate are mostly political dynasties.
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      • ed_nique

        the father garcia was 3 term governor, succeeded by gwen (now on her 3rd term). for this election their candidate is her brother, while gwen runs for congress in his district. i believe that falls under the definition cited by andayamo, FAMILY MEMBERS SUCCEEDING EACH OTHER!

        now it’s either you are not from cebu, and therefore not well informed on what went on for the past 18 years OR you are the one who is not a good reader LOL

      • koolkid_inthehouse

        I agree with you. I’m not from Cebu, this might not be covered in this SC definition.  Anti_political dynasties bill should cover this scenario. 
        The Garcias of Cebu wants a stranglehold of the province by the neck and by the balls too.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_KAGAOIBHOROFBZW3ATJLXHKLQU MaR A

    At the very least, I haven’t lost my faith in President Aquino for the next 3 years, not yet.
    But, only a revolution can change all this.. A bloody and real one, like the French revolution.

    I refuse to believe the Philippines is a lost cause.. Or is it now?

    If God can’t help us, then death will.

    *Sigh*

    • koolkid_inthehouse

      Political Dynasties enriched the themselves while the rest of the country will suffer on their poverty.  There’s no such thing as good political dynasty.
      They can rig all transactions illegally, private or public. They have insider advantages.

  • kulittwit

    Walang mas lalala pa sa dynasty ni binay:

    daughter 1 – for senator

    daughter 2 – for congress

    son – for mayor

    in 2016 the father – wants to be president, so the wife who was also former mayor will be first lady.

    AAARRRGGGHHH!!!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_QA264KB7TICWJ5LQG5ZXN6CM2Y ruel

      TAMA..ito yong PINAKAMALALANG DYNASTY NG PINAS!..KAKAKPAL NG MGA MUKHA.

    • Mario_Garcia

      Winner takes all… He should have more sons to occupy the other major cities and provinces in the country.

    • koolkid_inthehouse

      they want a stranglehold of the Filipinos by the neck and by the balls.

  • 33Sambuang2

    same case in antique. father and son tandem. imbes na ayusin ang daan sa bundok papunta sa iloilo, hanggang ngayon di pa rin naayos. puro kurakot ang mga kupal…. dati tuta ni gloria, ngayon kampi na ke pnoy.  MGA LINTI KAMO.

  • 33Sambuang2

    andayamo, kung sino pa ang matinong pulitiko, pinatulan mo. bakit takot ka sa iba at selective lang ang ginagawa mo? isa kang hunghang at BOBO

    • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002659434378 Silvino Modesto

      ….alam mo alfredinsik, yang ANDAYAMOng yan, shadow partylist yan ng BOGOK na si NOGRALES….pakawala ni NOGRALES yan kasi di nya kaya si DUTERTE eh, nag-isip sya paano nya mabanatan si Digo (Duterte), eh obvious naman masyado, kala nya seguro mga bogok katulad nya ang taong bayan lalo na ang mga tiga Davao….

      • koolkid_inthehouse

        di nyo yata naintidihan ang report.  Basahin nyo ulit.

  • judefawley

    Tatakbo na naman ng Mayor si Duterte? Ano ba yan Wala naba kayong ibang mapag pilian dyan sa Davao bukod kay Duterte? Cmonnn Dabawenyos! Maiba naman tayo! Let’s get some new ideas in Davao

    • kulittwit

      In fairness, the dutertes have banned firecrackers in davao city. no other politician in the country can do that. Only Rodrigo. If only for that I will vote for him, if I were a davaoeno.

      • 33Sambuang2

        correct and di siya pareho ni sipsip ug tila sa lubot ni Gma nga si Boy Nograles. Wala na nanimaho pagkahuman nakakwarta tungod ke Gloria. Gilampaso man gani bisag sa anak lang ni Duterte si Boy NOgi

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_W7TPARCYJFCSA3PBQAM3MVZO3E kurakut

        SI BOY NOGIE NAG-PAHULAY NA SA AMERIKA COURTESY OF THE ARROYOs. NAKA-SAPI NA NGA DILI MAHUROT HANGTUD SA IYANG KATAPUSAN.

      • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002659434378 Silvino Modesto

         ….koreeeKKKK!!!!!!!!…..si NOGRALES, inggit yan ni DUTERTE kasi hindi sya mahal ng mga DAVAWENYOS!!!!!…..sip-sip talaga yan ni ARROYO nun,….dumidila pa nga yan sa aripotan ni GLORIA Arroyo eh!!!!!!

      • koolkid_inthehouse

        DAhil lang napahinto ang paputok?  How come they can’t help the Pablo victims?

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_W7TPARCYJFCSA3PBQAM3MVZO3E kurakut

      COME TO WHERE THE ACTION IS. COME TO DAVAO CITY. kung ayaw mo kay digong, welcome ka. kung may tangka kang gawing masama, welcome ka pa rin.  but if you are a davaoeno (city boy) KSP KA!

    • Jeanne Thompson

      Please huwag mong pakialaman ang Davao City. Magaling si Duterte. Kaya niyang magpatupad ng batas. Di tulad ng ibang politiko na puro satsat lang.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_QA264KB7TICWJ5LQG5ZXN6CM2Y ruel

        i agree…may bayag talaga. Di tulad ng mga Estradas..dinadaan sa PERA…parehong pareho din ng mga Binays.

      • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002659434378 Silvino Modesto

         ….correct….mga TRAPO yan sina BINAY at ESTRADA….PWWWEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!….

      • http://www.facebook.com/john.ponce.75054 John Ponce

        magagaling daw sila sabi ni binay kaya dapat wag iboto yan si binay sa 2016 kasi mahirap yun magaling di ba pati sa cebu naki alam halata agad na may kinakampihan di hinayaan yun proseso ng batas

    • Alienated Gatan

      jude, you have no idea why the people of davao wants the duterte to stay in power. isa ka lang sa mga WALANG ALAM at IGNORANTENG KRITIKO ng mga Duterte. cmon jude, SHUT YOU MOUTH, LEAVE, GO OUT AND LOOK FOR WORK para may magagawa ka sa life mo. hindi lahat ng dynasty ay masama. and im proud to say that the dynasty the dutertes built here in davao had turn DAVAO to WHAT IT IS TODAY:

      ANTI SMOKING LAW
      FIRECRACKER BAN
      at IBA PANG MGA ORDINANCES NA GINAGAYANG I-IMPLEMENT HINDI LANG NATIONAL, BUT INTERNATIONALLY!

      hindi rin EPAL ang mga duterte sa DAVAO. Purely GOOD GOVERNANCE (though i personally dont like paolo).

      Davao Life is Here!

      ANDAYAMO it is Clear na nag iingay lang kayo para makakuha ng boto para sa partylist nyo. BOOOOOOOOO!!!!!

      • koolkid_inthehouse

        just wait and color will change.

    • http://twitter.com/jayr060606 jayr

      anu na namang new ideas ang gusto mo,… paputok, krimen at nakawan… wala na kaming hihanahap dito sa davao…

    • GustoKoHappyKa

      So anong idea ang maibibigay mo?

      why not? naiingit nga ako sa mayor ng davao..ang linis at walang firecrackers…kung ayaw na sa kanya ng Davao..sana lumipat nalang sya ng Taguig!

    • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002659434378 Silvino Modesto

       ….bakit sinong gusto mong maging Mayor sa Davao JUDE FAWLEY?….si Nograles? …. pinamunuan ni Duterte ang Davao ng matiwasay mula nung umupo sya….sa panahon ni Marcos wala pa si Duterte, nakakatakot ang Davao….yan ang lugar ng mga outlaws – holdapper, mananakaw, manloloko, mga addict & etc….nung naging Mayor si Duterte, winalis ang lahat ng salot sa Davao, pati environs nila, napakalinis….seguro ikaw FAWLEY, pakawala ka ng mga Nograles, i doubt!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!….

    • ed_nique

      don’t blame the voters … why don’t you dare anybody in davao to run against him. new ideas? there’s a saying which goes “if it ain’t broke, why fix it”

      BTW how many years has your city been run by the same family?

  • kalealaskador

    The Supreme Court does not have to define POLITICAL DYNASTY. The meaning is very clear. You can even look it up in the dictionary under POLITICAL and DYNASTY. All politicians know this. Talagang MAKAKAPAL LANG! It is up to the voters to stop this.

  • desi derata

    Pampanga is becoming a butt of jokes.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/NXV3F6YUQWDOA4HPYOFN5F2N3U Danyel

    Kapalmuks talaga sa Pinas ang mga pulitiko….sa US walang ganyan……sobrang mukhang kwarta ang pagmumukha ng mga pulitiko sa atin….tapos ang Supreme Court natin binaluktot pa ang provision ng Consti sa term limits…..halos habambuhay na ang mga pulitiko sa pwsto nowadays….rest lang ng one season after the end of their term then takbo na uli……fresh start daw uli yun sabi ng SC…..

    Then SC also says na anything goes before the campaign period dahil di pa raw kandidato ang mga ito. Imagine, after filing the certificate of candidacy e hindi pa rin daw matatawag na kandidato ! e anu tawag dun PIGSA? Magkano kaya ang maging TANGA sa Pinas?

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/MJFXCRSCXRWPLL42QQKSINC3AQ Mamerto

    If that be the case, that the Supreme Court had defined Political Dynasty as :
    Supreme Court Justice Antonio Carpio defined political dynasties in the Philippines as a “phenomenon that concentrates political power and public resources within the control of a few families whose members alternately hold elective offices, deftly skirting term limits.”

    AND that…:
    “A Supreme Court decision is part of the law of our country. Thus, the above definition of ‘political dynasties’ by the Supreme Court is a definition of the term under Philippine law,” 

    THEN…, isn’t it about time that
    the COMELEC disqualify candidates that fall under the above SC Ruling…, 
    as part of a Political Dynasty, and therefore goes against a Constitutional Provision…?

  • Atawid

    How about the Ynares dynasty in Rizal. There are talks that the Ynareses own Rizal because of their name – Ynarizal

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_PZCN62UBWNKFSNDJ2D3JQBBBWQ max m

      a 9mm would solve 1 person, what would be needed is a m=60,

  • victor1052

    Who in the family doesn’t want money and power? Senility won’t even stop them like pasay’s cuneta and now, enrile. 

  • regd

    You idiots! GO FOR THE ARROYOS, THE ESTRADAS and THE BINAYS FIRST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/EA7TIY7PYXEU5UOXG2K5CY5F64 Eric

      Totally agree. They’ve missed the obvious.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_QA264KB7TICWJ5LQG5ZXN6CM2Y ruel

        THe CAYETANOS – Siblings and Wife are in Government Positions. 

    • AllinLawisFair

      Go for? or GO AGAINST?

    • http://www.facebook.com/john.ponce.75054 John Ponce

      tama po isama pa ninyo ang mga singson ng ilocos sur at ortega ng la union na panahon pa ni apo marcos ay pamilya na nila nagpapatakbo na ng kani kanilang probensia plus pa ang ponce enrile family

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/X5TS3UOIZ6COTUWQRBY5ONG5BE Vilma Amon

       and Revilla’s too.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_PTW7JUYNODTTWWLWIHWFQTEEAM ERM

    In Banga, Aklan. The Mameng a husband and wife is running a mayoral dynasty. Since the husband already run twice, now its the wife turn. That is what is happening now. They want to keep the political power. Now the husband is planning to run for Governor of Aklan.

  • VeryDisgusted2

    Dutertes are not a political dynasty in Davao. The mayor daughter is a reluctant politician and planned not to run in coming elections. She is a very honest to goodness lady and she hates limelight. Davao City residents don’t want her to go away. I know this because I am from Davao City.

    This leaves the father, Rodrigo, to be alone in politics. Although he is hated by some people outside Davao City, he is supported and loved by 90% of the residents. In Cebu and Manila, a lot of taxi drivers are criminals and hold uppers. In those cities, if someone uses his cellphone in the street, he risks it being taken it away by snatchers. But these cases will not happen in Davao City.

    Both the father and daughter are not involved in corruption and are living in simple lifestyle. Davao City is experiencing unprecedented peace, city cleanliness and economic growth under their helm. Residents don’t want the corrupt challengers and Arroyo’s men in Davao City like Nograles.

    Critics are wrong in labeling Dutertes as a political dynasty. Why not go after the Garcia’s of Cebu, the Ampatuans, Arroyos (this is the worst dynasty in terms of corruption), etc.

    If they complained on Dutertes, why not complain on Angaras, etc.

    Davao City residents are the best judges on Dutertes rather than those armchair human rights activists. Did they raise their voices on recent Negros massacre? These human rights activists are communists and dishonest fund raisers, and do not qualify as judges against Dutertes.

    Also I suspect this anti-dynasty movement, Andayamo, is somehow connected to Nograles, who has intended to replace Duterte as Davao City mayor. Since he cannot get the vote of residents, he go by technical means thru Andayamo. If this entity has legitimate objective why not come up a whole list of dynasties and petition Comelec. This entity has shady aim.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/EA7TIY7PYXEU5UOXG2K5CY5F64 Eric

      Duterte delivers results; whatever it takes. But please do not say he’s living a simple life and is corruption-free.

      • VeryDisgusted2

        The only luxury taste I noticed is his love on motorcycle. But he has outdated motorcycle.

        If you are a Davao City resident and have some proof of his corruption, why not bring it up? At least you can help the public.

        But if you are Carlo Nograles or his father, your comment does not carry weight.

      • rachellane13

        an obvious crony.. nothing against RRD running for mayor, but for polong for vm? no way…

      • VeryDisgusted2

         If you read my all comments in Disqus profile, you will conclude I am not a crony to anyone. I appreciate what is good and I will express my opinion on what is bad. Your account is newly created. I assume you are associated to Nograles.

      • rachellane13

        Neither am i a nograles rooter. I vote by my conscience and i vote for the person from whichever side of political party or affiliation he’s coming… 

        What i wish for is a fair opportunity for everyone and not a situation which curtails the right of the people to a free choice on who their political leaders should be which can be possible if political dynasty will be curtailed esp in the case of Davao City where the only candidates for the highest local positions are coming from the same and one family…

      • VeryDisgusted2

         Expressing my view is not curtailing the rights of of other people, but you curtailed my rights by labeling me a crony.

        I don’t understand you. You should be consistent in your view.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/K63PQGGWTWPALHJE7FMKKPAOCE Public

    Rody Duterte for President!!!

    Tignan natin, kung hindi lalayas ang mga chinese drug lord at illegal miner sa Pinas.

    • leo_enc

      Yes Sir! DUTERTE FOR PRESIDENT!

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_PZCN62UBWNKFSNDJ2D3JQBBBWQ max m

        thats sick

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/K63PQGGWTWPALHJE7FMKKPAOCE Public

        Yes!!! Sick for you!!!

        You just don’t know, Duterte is LP side, which means for good governance along with Pres Pnoy.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/6A22LWUWNJIOGCVOLUEREPIZ2I Juan

    Disqualification cases filed vs ‘political dynasts’
    Sa sistemang umiiral ngayon sa ating bansa at sa mga pangagatwiran ng magagaling nating pulitiko… Iisa lang masasabi ko sa mga nagsusulong nito… 
     GOOD LUCK  ! ! ! 

  • Mario_Garcia

    Let’s see what happens….Maybe many will be applying to change their surnames.

  • ryepim

    Well, might as well remove the Vice President, and some senators!

    • boldyak

      how about the president, his relatives are aso runnning, kung applicable sa iba wag naman sabihin na hindi applicable sa kakampi…bwahahaha…it shows you are a yellow ZOMBIE

      • ryepim

        Tanga, porket wala ko binanggit ang presidente ang daming mo nang sinasabi…

  • http://twitter.com/jayr060606 jayr

    wla namang karapatan mag disqualify nang kandidato,, nasa mamamayan na yun kung iboboto nila,,.. mayor duterte is the best… kaya kaming lang taga davao ang may karapatan na mag petition…

  • http://twitter.com/jayr060606 jayr

    …ANDAYA mo unahin mu muna yung nasa senado… wag muna kaming pakialaman dito sa davao,,, dahil kuntento na kami si Mayor Duterte Forever ang mayor namin…

    • leo_enc

      Okey sana kung lahat ng MAYOR, GOBERNADOR ay tulad ni DUTERTE…. Para ubos ang mga chinese drug lord dito sa pilipinas. ” MABUHAY KA DUTERTE”. FROM: EL CAVITENIO.

  • Komen To

    Why local candidates only? How about senate, congress seats? Mae Paner, if you wanna change, change from the top, the bottom just follows

  • disqus_EWrSdjV1nv

    enrile muna.

  • virgoyap

    It’s wanna loud and clear about political dynasty no more other proofs to show. What more can we say? It’s an abuse of power. It’s a desecration, an insult and a mockery of our electoral procceses!

  • yesyesyo

    Hilarious!

    Why the selective filing????

    Nabigyan ba kayo ng housing under seawater ni gwen garcia???? TATLO silang mag-pamilya na tumatakbo. tatay sa kongreso, isang anak sa kapitolyo, at isa pang anak sa kongreso.

    Dapat sinama ang TATLONG magkakapatid na Binay??? for senator, congress, mayor while father is incumbent VP;

    Mag-inang arroyo? nanay at dalawang anak for congress;

    Mag-inang marcos? for congress, governor, while son is incumbent senator;
     
    Mag-inang ejercito/estrada? nanay for mayor, son for senator, while brother is incumbent senator.

  • prince_janus

    hello!!!!!! mae paner, okay ka lang? publicity lang ba yan? tingnan nyo nga yung mga opisyal na nasa senado at congreso. wala bang mga political dynasty dyan? selective ka yata!  hala ka baka lilitsonin ka na ni digong nyan. patikim ako ha baka crunchy ang balat mo. patawa ka talaga.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003275654376 Dhai Jenny

    Hahahaha…disqualification case for what?hahahaha…very much obvious naman na sobrang laki ng kanilang nagawa sa DAVAO…DUTERTE kami forever….

  • leo_enc

    DUTERTE for PRESIDENT!   TRILLIANES for VICE PRESIDENT! IBALIK ang DEATH PENALTY! BITAYING LAHAT ANG MGA LOCAL at mga FOREIGN DRUG PUSHER !!!!!!!!!!!

    • popeyee

      isama na ang mga politikong corrupt…

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_YAB42FXZYNCU3ODZNRCDRDTGAY MORE HUMAN

         di yata pwede isama ang corrupt… mauubos silang lahat…

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_4R3GZTGML26TV2VGS6RVHP2THM Fred

    May punto ang Andayamo kaya lang baka ma dribble. Pansamantala, botante pa rin ang magde desisyon sa darating na election. Pero magandang exposure ito kay senatorial candidate Ricardo Penson. Kaya lang ng mapanood ka namin sa TV, parang astang mayabang ka na may angas. Di ko alam kung pabor ito para maka kuha ng boto?

  • 100345roselia

    As long as MAJORITY of our electorate are less educated or worst cannot read/write, lives in poverty line & have MISPLACED moral values, we will continue to have political dynasty.  Who is to be blamed for the mess we are in? The politicians, us (electorate) or both?  Sabi ni politician:  Let the people decide

  • UrHONOR

    ANG cancer ay pangkaraniwang nakakamatay.  At kung magagamot ito, malaking pagkakataon na ito ay babalik.  Ang cancer sa ating pamumulitko sa bayan ay matagal ng terminal at, makikita naman ng lahat, na halos naghihikahos na ang inang bayan ng ito ay sagipin ng pangkasalukuyang pamahalaan…..salamat na lang at TILA bumubuti na ang kalagayan ng bayan.  Subalit ang cancer cells na nandiriyan pa din.  Ang kinakilangang gawin para mawala na yang TNL na cancer na yan ay operahin at tanggalin ang pinagmumulan nito. Hangga’t hindi tinatanggal ang nararapat ng tanggalin, ay parang tinatakpan na lang ng basahan ang dumi sa halip na ito ay walisin. 

  • EOJ

    Better to start with the worst dynasties – binays, marcoses, arroyos, estradas, enriles, garcias. Philippine politics will be better off without them who are forerunners of trapo and patronage politics.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_FDZ3M7AR7U2MNOU2RJGEWI3BLU zedle

    How about the political dynasty in the City of Makati?  Are the Binay’s sacred?

    • http://www.dafk.net/what/ Kilabot ng mga Balahibo

      Di ko rin maintindihan ang mga tiga Makati.

      Assuming that all politicians are clean and the Binay’s are clean, there are other politicians there too that are just as Makati-loving, just as management oriented as the incumbent. Some even have different approach to urban problems and ideas how to implement them.

      Di ba sila nag nagiisip na baka may mas maganda pang management style around the corner?

      Ok lang ba ang isang putahe ng ulam meal after meal after meal?

      How would one know if they never tried?

      • akongednamzug

        Tama ka, nakakasawa talaga na lagi na lang dinuguan ang ulam mo.

      • http://www.dafk.net/what/ Kilabot ng mga Balahibo

        ahahaha.

  • http://www.facebook.com/danilo.navarro.946 Danilo Navarro

    exemted ba ang mga revilla ng cavite,garcia ng cebu at yung mga nasa ibang bayan at probensiya  ito bang si penson ano ba ang record nito at ganon na lang ang galit sa mga politikong mag kaka dugo baka naman sa susunod ehh ikaw naman ang mag tatayo ng dynasty wala naman batas na nag babawal kumandidato maniniwala ako kung wala ng yan pork barrel kukunti ng kakandidato

  • Don

    Kaya meron “dynasty”, kasi ang mga taong walang edukasyon puwedeng bumoto.  E binebenta lang naman nila ang kanilang mga boto, o kaya bobolahin ng politiko.  Nababastos tuloy ang demokrasya.  KUNG ang maari lamang bumoto ay ang mga may edukasyon o nagbabayad ng buwis, WALANG PULITIKONG KURAP NA UUPO.  Sapagkat siguradong sigurado, ang mga taxpayer at mga may edukasyon hindi boboto sa kurap.  Pero siyempre, hindi ipapasa ng kongreso ang ganyang batas.  Kasi ang bumoboto sa kanila ay ang mga tanga.

  • Don

    And for your information, Davao is run well by the Dutertes.  That is what friends from davao tell me.  What the country needs is dictatorship until majority of our citizens are educated.  Democracy requires education.  Sa ngayon kasi, kakaunti pa lang ang Pilipinong may edukasyon pero binibigyan kaagad ng pribilehiyo bumoto.  Kaya maraming kurap na pulitiko.

  • Lovely143

    Thank you to whoever filed this complaint against the Dutertes because through this people will know how well the Dutertes run Davao city. I stayed in Davao for more than 10 years and I know there enemies in politics, these money and power su*kers will do anything just to claim their posts..and then what…use the money for their own good. 

    And btw, please do some research on how the city is ranked as one of the safest cities in Asia and it’s all because of the Dutertes. In my opinion, it is also one of the cleanest cities. I also have to give credit to the people of Davao because they are the most disciplined in the Philippines.  

    I promised myself that I will settle down in Davao and that is because of the Dutertes. You will rarely find their family name posted on walls, roofs, basketball courts, posters and etc but you will feel how they strive to make the city progressive. Check how many local and international investments there are in the city or are still planning put up. 

    I am against family dynasty in government but please spare Davao. 

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