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UNA: LP was first to hit us with ‘crabby personal attacks’

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MANILA, Philippines – United Nationalist Alliance secretary general and Navotas Representative Toby Tiangco on Tuesday said that the “LP (Liberal Party) should not start what it can’t finish,” pertaining to UNA and LP’s hurling of personal attacks against each other.

He made this statement following a call from Liberal Party (LP) spokesperson and Marikina Representative Miro Quimbo for the “constructive opposition” to bare its platform instead of resorting to personal attacks against the ruling coalition.

Quimbo recently reacted to Tiangco’s allegations that the Marikina legislator issued fraudulent loans when he was still the head of the Pag-Ibig Fund.

But the UNA official insisted that they were being “platform- and issue-oriented” in criticizing the Aquino administration and maintained that the Vice-President-led coalition would not allow “below-the-belt” criticisms.

“They fired the first shot by hurling a malicious and false accusation against VP Binay who is not even a candidate. But when they are asked to account for their government record, they cry black propaganda,” said Tiangco.

He added that “UNA has always been issue-oriented. Our TV ad raised a valid issue—while the country may have posted an economic growth, we still have the glaring issues of poverty, hunger and unemployment which our candidates tackled based on their advocacies and programs.”

Tiangco said that it was the LP which first hit at UNA with “crabby personal attacks.”

“We find it peculiar that corruption and political histories are sensitive issues with the LP, particularly those that are obviously staring at their faces. These are valid issues that needed to be squarely and directly answered,” reacted Tiangco, who insisted that their criticisms were valid.

“Graft is a legitimate issue. Miro Quimbo is a friend but he is evading the issue. The fact is that the DOJ recommended the filing of charges against him and other Pag-IBIG officials to the Ombudsman. What happened to the recommendation? Natutulog ba ang kaso sa Ombudsman dahil kaalyado siya? (Is it gathering dust at the Ombudsman because he’s an ally?)” asked the UNA official.

Tiangco said the LP spokesman chose to speak of his accomplishments rather than explain what happened to the P7-billion loan extended by Pag-IBIG to Globe Asiatique.

“If he has nothing to hide, I think it’s best for him to tell what he really knows so he can help bring those responsible to justice. Matutuwa sa kanya ang mga biktima ng scam ni Delfin Lee at ang milyun-milyong miyembro ng Pag-IBIG kapag ginawa nya ‘yun (The victims of Delfin Lee and millions of PagIbig members will be glad if he would do that),” Tiangco said.


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  • poltergeist_fuhrer

    masugid na tagasunod ni GMA itong si Quimbo…tapos ngaun nagpapasipsip kay penoy…yan ba ang daan matuwid???at bakit hindi pa ito nakukulong???kasi kaalyado na siya ni penoy???wow…YAN ANG TUNAY NA DAAN BALUKTOT!!!

  • batukan

    Hindi problema yan kay cong quimbo, allegation pa lang yan.  Yung 3kings ng UNA, yung dating presidente, guilty na-MANDARAMBONG, yung 2 pa, unexplained wealth, yung isa noong martial law, at yung isa dating mayor na naging milyonaryo . . . .wow!

    • poltergeist_fuhrer

      hintayin mo ba na magaya siya sa kanila???

      stop this LP!!!

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

       Allegations all too! Hahahaha!

    • Alejandro Canda

      I DISAGREE. BINAY IS NOT A MILLIONAIRE. HE IS A BILLONAIRE.

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

    Ganun? Hahahahaha! Kung sana hindi natulog ang kaso kung saan man, hayahay sana ang buhay.

    Let us all take the “Tuwid na Daan”!

    • poltergeist_fuhrer

      tuwid na daan with QUIMBO???BUMBAM BAM???HONTIVEROS???ANGARA???

      NO WAY!!!!

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

    BINAYOT MAN NA TOBY!!!  MAGPAKALALAKING TUNAY KA!

    • Alejandro Canda

      BAYOT NA DURUGISTA PA…..

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    The former mayor now( Vice President)was charged in 2006 for allegedly bypassing the bidding procedure in favor of Office Gallery International Inc. 

    Binay was questioned over the anomalous purchase of office fixtures and furniture for the new Makati City Hall from private contractor Office Gallery International from December 1999 to February 2000. The contract was allegedly overpriced by P3.6 million.

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    Binay wife linked to Php72.06-M graft

    A FORMER whistleblower in high-profile graft corruption controversies turned-head of government’s financial watchdog yesterday linked the wife of Vice President Jejomar Binay, an incumbent and several former Makati City officials to alleged deception in the public bidding for a Php72.06 million supply contract awarded by the city government in 2001.

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    Binay and alleged mistress’ photos surface the internet
    http://pinoygossipboydotph/wp-content/uploads/Binay-mistress-2.jpg
    change the dot

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    Senator Enrile gives out public money to senators

    Enrile gave a whopping bonus of 1.6 million pesos each to 18 senators last Christmas. It is interesting to note that rather than hand over unused funds back to the treasury, Enrile saw it fit to distribute the so-called “savings” to Senate employees as a personal gift. According to the same report, even drivers and security personnel in the senate got bonuses ranging from 50,000.00 to 120,000.00 pesos.

  • ztefertilizerscam10

     Aug 28,1987 rebellion

    Juan Ponce Enrile charged with involvement in the bloody military rebellion on  Aug 28,1987  that left at least nine people dead.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_GDLJBVQKYUSWJAK6ICQITGFTUU Toni

    What do you expect from mediocre minds? They have no agenda, they do not have the knowledge to tackle any issues. So what do they do – insult the other candidates. 

    Kawawa naman po kami… taena!

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    http://wwwdotgmanetworkdotcom/news/video/26186/24oras/used-vehicles-imported-through-port-irene-in-cagayan

    change the dot

    2008: Enrile smuggling in Cagayan;

     Pajeros, BMWs
    During the first four months of the year 2008 alone, 1,773 units, including Mitsubishi Pajeros and BMW Z3s, were shipped into Port Irene

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    slightly used Hummer luxury vehicles coming from the port of LA loaded in vans and shipped to port irene. In 2012, there were over 20 Hummer units that were shipped by the gang headed by the son-in-law of Johnny Enrile.

  • brunogiordano

    “UNA: LP was first to hit us with ‘crabby personal attacks’”

    Parepareho kayong mga politico kaya huwag na kayong magmalinis.

    OK lang sa amin kung magbatuhan kayo ng putik. NO HOLDS BARRED.

    PATIBAYAN NG SIKMURA.

    Nakakaintindi na ang mga botante at alam nila kung ang paratang ay gawa gawa lang o TOTOO.

    Sa ngayon alam ng mga botante na ang karamihan sa mga kandidato ng UNA ay umaaligasaw
    sa BAHO.

    Alam din ng mga botante na may ilan din kandidato ang LP na MABAHO.

  • Jun Manacsa

    Hoyyy. mga balat sibuyas… tama na yan… pare-pareho lang kayo…

  • Demy Angeles

    Dapat magkaroon ng debate sa TV para masabi nila ang kanilang plataforma

  • a1phantom

    ztefertilizerscam10….medyo hinay hinay lang…nabubuking ka na bayaran ka….parang the whole day ka yata nakababad dito para magtapon ng basura sa kalaban….wala ka bang trabaho kung hindi mag-mudsling sa kalaban…..magkano ba ang sweldo nakukuha mo sa trabaho na iyan

    • Observer_din

      sir si ZTEFERTILIZER ang tagpagpa-alala sa mga nakakalimot kung ano ang mga naging “achivements” ng mga magnanakaw na pulitko sa pilipinas,kaya ayos lang na anjan siya.

  • jan_piter

    Ako LP talaga hangang ngayon., pero si Miro Quimbo ay parang kapatid yan ni Mike Defensor, na die hard loyalist ni GMA..BAKIT BA KINUHA PA NG LP BILANG SPOKEPERSON? Calling Pnoy at Mar Roxas (|huwag si Drilon kasi kapatid din ni Enrile), please naman kumuha na kayo ng iba na di magdadala ng maraming questions sa sinseridad ng LP..

    • Observer_din

      mukhang tumingin lang sa panlabas na anyo(pleasing personality) pero di tiningnan ang credibility.

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

    I only have one in mind as of now whom I will vote for the Senate – GORDON.

    He is a doer.

    • joshmale2004

      I will give one vote to Gordon for that. Could you also give one vote for Magsaysay Jr? I believe he is an upright candidate though not making the top surveys.

      • Observer_din

        goodluck for you sir, he’s just another trapo.

    • Observer_din

      GORDON? the old Gordon has long been GONE, wala na yung sigasig nya at tapang during noong baguhang senador pa lang sya, ano ba ang ginawa niya noong panahon ni Gloria? di ba pareho lang sila ni Joker Arroyo na puro daldal lang na galit sila sa magnanakaw pero tameme noong last admin, me narinig ka bang bumatikos sila? WALA!! kaya wala na ring yang GORDON na yan.

  • dan4321

    UNA of course or any other Non Administration Party has the advantage in Criticizing the Administration simply because they were not holding the Position and/or not liable to what ever they criticize.It’s easy to say the Government didn’t do this,the President didn’t do this and when I become the President or has the Position or Authority,I wil do this,I will do that and so on,until the time comes. The Filipino People I want to beleive have matured and the Poor and Ignorant have somewhat learned  a lesson unless they remain hopeless.The fruit of PNOY’s daang matuwid is
    starting to be realized,though there are more rooms for improvement and more challenges ahead
    but I do hope the Filipino People see this and or want to see this and not to go back to same
    situation.UNA is yet to prove anything,considering that most of its heads are Experienced,Seasoned Politicians or so called Leaders and to with I ask,for so many years,what have they done?

    • Alejandro Canda

      Yes I agree that UNA heads are the most experienced and seasoned politician but not as a clean and honest politicians. They are the most bankrupt of honesty and sincerity when it comes to good governance. SILA ANG PINAKA KURAKOT NA PULITIKO NA NAMUMUHAY NGAYON SA BANSA. Experienced at seasoned sila sa larangan ng panlilinglan na mamayang Pilipino.   

    • Andres Bonifacio

      Ipasagot muna k Quimbo ang akusasyon ni Tiangco bago ninyo ipangalandakan ang daang matuwid ni aquino…

  • $16638896

    parehong iyakin itong spokesman ng lp at una! pero tama si tiangco, bkt di pa nakukulong si quimbo? hihihih kapit tuko kay pnoy haha

  • XY ZEE

    Sa may mga sabit diyan…
    tumulad kayo kay Miro.
    dikit agad sa administrasyon para lusot agad sa anomalya.
    tignan nyo, imestigasyon pa lang, abswelto na agad.

  • Yobhtron

    IBASURA ANG UNA!  Umaalingasaw sa baho ang mga kandidato na puro seasoned corrupt at plunderers.  Mga bayaran na bloggers ng una ay walang magawa sa kabahuan ng kanilang mga amo.  

    • Observer_din

      tama IBASURA ang UNA, wala ka mapipili sa kanila puro mga magnanakaw, kung hindi man anak ng magnanakaw. sa LP konti lang din pwede piliin, both camps puro subok na nating di kayang mag-deliver ng pinangako nila noong eleksyon, kaya ang solusyon jan subukan naman natin ang mga bata at baguhan sa pulitika ,pero syempre except ke Nancy Binay, alam naman nating garapal ding magnakaw ang pamila nila.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/TI55XLCNTWAACFSQMEP3AOSHPA Mita

    O sige, i-base natin sa nagawa na ng mga taga-UNA sa pwesto.  Binay is the Housing Czar, pero bakit milyon milyon pa rin ang mga squatter sa Metro Manila?  Anong nagawa niya?  At bakit ang dami niyang pera eh naging Mayor lang siya?  Enrile lied about his ambush, opposed the RH bill and supported the unconstitutional Cybercrime law but he does not even know how to use the internet.  Erap plundered and went to jail, period.  These three kings of crime and their senatorial candidate cohorts cry out  about poverty, hunger and unemployment but the truth is there will be more poor, hungry and unemployed Pinoys if these self-serving politicians are voted into office.  No to United Nakaw Alliance.

    • Andres Bonifacio

      Ang issue dito ang dapat sagutin…hwag ninyo ilihis ang topic.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/TI55XLCNTWAACFSQMEP3AOSHPA Mita

        ang sabi ni Tiangco sa article: “… we still have the glaring issues of poverty, hunger and unemployment which our (UNA) candidates tackled based on their advocacies and programs.”  My earlier post was about HOW they tackled these issues.  Hindi iyan lihis.

      • Observer_din

        me point ka din, kaso nga lang ang mga pulitiko natin mahilig ding maglihis.

    • joshmale2004

      Forget about these 3 kings. Hindi naman sila ang tatakbo for UNA next election. Same goes too with LP. Let the candidates speak for themselves and let us judge and choose accordingly.

  • pipsirho

     Quimbo is the wrong person  to SPEAK for “Daang Matuwid” and the Team PNoy. He has to fully explain his role in Pag-Ibig during the PLUNDERING days of Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. In addition, he was buddy of Mike Defensor then HUDCC head, and perceived to be a “partner in crime” of GMA.

    • joshmale2004

      I agree. LP should get rid of him. He is no different from Noli and Defensor with regards to the GA scam. Likewise, with UNA, it doesn’t mean that they are righteous by bringing up valid issues against Quimbo.

  • UrHONOR

    <<>>

    HINDI na naman kailangan pang atakihin ng insulto ang UNA dahil by itself, INSULTO na ang UNA.  Tingnan ang mga naka-helera sa partido ng UNA…parang WHO’s WHO ng mga MMM at future MMMs.  Sa pangkasalukuyan, pag naririnig ang UNA, ang UNAng pumapasok sa isipan ng tao ay mga LATAK ng pulitika na atat-na-atat na maka-pwesto para sa pag-“masahe’ ng kaban ng bayan na kagyat na mapapatunayan ng 3 nitong nangungunang MMM ng bayan- BEE.

  • JasonBieber

    The mudslinging has already begun.

    What election season in the Philippines means is that candidates will over-spend just to win. They will hurl insults and attacks just to win. All while nothing happens in the Philippines.

    Oh and once they are elected and election season is done…things will finally start happening and improving hopefully but in a very slow slow pace.

  • Guest

    01. It’s only when politicians bicker or engage in mudslinging that we get to know their dark secrets. Kaya lubus-lubusin na natin.

    02. On the issue of Miro Quimbo’s involvement in the Globe Asiatique Scam, watch this video and see for yourself. Mismong si Miro Quimbo pa nga ang guest of honor when GA unveiled its scam.
    youtube,com/watch?v=AjjJmYE-dF0

    03. Is it true that DOJ recommended that charges be filed against Miro Quimbo for his approval of the P7 billion fraudulent loan by Pag-ibig Fund to Globe Asiatique’s Delfin Lee? Below are two articles from 2011 and 2012 for the public’s reference.

    abs-cbnnews,com/business/08/24/11/doj-indicts-globe-asiatique-syndicated-estafa

    abs-cbnnews,com/global-filipino/06/14/12/pag-ibig-ceo-hits-non-arrest-delfin-lee

    04. Erap should also take the opportunity to dig deeper into the controversial automated parking recently instituted in Binondo and then suspended after receiving overwhelming complaints. The third-party contracted by Mayor Lim to provide automated parking and payment system is Mapma with registered address at 1059 Blumentritt St, Bgy 513, Zone 051 Sampaloc, Manila. Yun nga lang, baka naman dawit din si Rep. Angpin at Concilor Ang (both allied with Isko and UNA)?

  • louie

    still UNA disgust me.

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    LP TANGGALIN NIYO YANG  Miro Quimbo

    Noli De Castro P6.6 billion pesos Pag-ibig Fund scam.

    Former Vice President Noli de Castro and incumbent Marikina Rep. Miro Quimbo were both at the helm of the state housing agency when this sorry excuse for a real estate developer Globe Asiatique Realty Holdings Corp. was permitted to “take out” some P6.6 billion in loans and other forms of financial support for its ambitious Xevera and Hanjin housing projects in Pampanga.De Castro was appointed as the country’s “housing czar” in 2004 by President Arroyo, and as such supervised the Pag-IBIG Fund and other related companies, a position he held until June 30, 2010.

    • Observer_din

      oo nga sir, nagtataka ko bakit nakakabit pa si Miro sa LP eh tuta ni GMA yan, pati nga yung Evardone, wala na talaga wenta pulitika sa atin, daming garapal.

  • ike1684

    ang adik na si toby high na naman… parang babae tong tiangco na to, putak ng putak

  • Jane Tan

    Everytime I read the news, its always UNA complaining something about LP…. Ano ba meron? Toby, hinde pa ba tapos mens mo?

    • Observer_din

      nagpapapansin lang yan,para kunyari underdog sila, para kunyari inaapi sila. ganyan ang style na mga bulok

  • oidkcin

    I liken the candidates of both parties & all the politicians past and present led by the abnoydski pwesident, to the ayatollahs & ruhollahs. They are the paragons of virtues, good-mannered, can never do wrong, pure as white, smooth as silk Sons And Daughters Of B…..Talagang walang kabigin, puro itulak, lahat panapon ‘ika nga.
    Impeach Aquino….& her brother.

  • disqusted0fu

    Vindictiveness. Team Pnoy is just getting a dose of their own medicine. It is actually more of just Pnoy’s medicine but there’s no I in team, unless of course the team is named after you, which says a lot about the character of this team. Team Pnoy is assembled more for Pnoy and less for the Filipinos. 

  • boybakal

    Quimbo and Tiangco…these chinese are fooling us.



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