Poe hardest-hit by UNA junking—Joseph Estrada

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Grace Poe: ‘Hardest-hit’. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

IBA, ZAMBALES—The tug-of-war between the United Nationalist Alliance and the Team PNoy administration slate over their so-called “common” candidates has finally ended with the UNA deciding to drop Senators Francis Escudero and Loren Legarda, and Grace Poe from its senatorial lineup.

But deposed President and convicted plunderer Joseph Estrada, a senior UNA leader, said he would campaign for Poe, because of his close friendship with the candidate’s late father, Fernando Poe Jr.

“I will still endorse her in my personal capacity. But out of delicadeza, I cannot do that during formal campaign sorties,” he said.

Estrada then floated the names of TV evangelist Eddie Villanueva and his close friend and look-alike, former Puerto Prinsesa mayor Edward Hagedorn, as possible replacements.

“Personally, I want them to be part of the ticket, but UNA has yet to formally discuss it,” he told the Inquirer.

Villanueva is the lone candidate of his Bangon Pilipinas party, while Hagedorn is running as an independent.

Poe maybe hardest hit

Estrada said the UNA decision to drop the three common candidates could hit Poe the hardest, citing Poe’s showing in recent candidate preference surveys in which Legarda and Escudero occupied the two top positions and Poe on the margins of the “magic 12.”

In a statement released during an UNA sortie here, campaign manager Toby Tiangco said the UNA was “no longer obligated to include the names of Chiz Escudero, Loren Legarda and Grace Poe-Llamanzares on its list of candidates.”

“We have held on to their assurances that they will join us sooner or later. Unfortunately, none of them have taken any concrete move or extended any meaningful gesture to assure us that they will live up to their commitments,” Tiangco said.

“On the contrary, public statements have been made by at least one of them ruling out participation in UNA events. It is clear that they have made up their minds. We need to move on,” he added.

Ending to a row

The decision ended weeks of a highly publicized row between UNA and President Aquino’s handpicked senatorial slate.

Told that Estrada was considering drafting him in the UNA senatorial slate, Villanueva said he would consult his party “if the offer is serious.”

But he said the idea of his running with UNA might not sit well with the administration, considering that his son Joel is a close friend of President Aquino and heads the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda).

“That’s why I don’t want to rush to any decision,” he said in a phone interview. “I want to be independent in my decisions. I want to preserve my moral ascendancy.”

Villanueva’s inclusion

Aquino had openly campaigned for the inclusion of the younger Villanueva in the administration ticket. But the latter eventually withdrew from contention because of his consistently poor showing in the surveys.

Tiangco said he would prefer not to have replacement candidates for Escudero, Legarda and Poe anymore. “I’m OK with nine solid candidates vying for 12 slots,” he said.

Candidate Nancy Binay, the daughter of Vice President Jejomar Binay, another senior UNA leader, said that with three candidates fewer, ensuring the victory of all nine remaining bets was “very much doable compared to a 12-0 slate.”

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  • EdgarEdgar

    “Grace Poe is hardest-hit by UNA’s junking.” — Joseph Estrada

    Don’t worry, Grace Poe is so clueless she won’t even know what hit her when it comes.

    She’s breathtakingly clueless.

  • IbigMongSabihin

    I undestand that grace poe resided in USA since she was a small child, attended US schools and stayed in America her whole life until the death of FPJ. after the death of FPJ ay binigyan siya ng pwesto sa movie censorship na naging questionable kasi wala siyang maraming experiences sa philippine culture, history, problems, even current events. dual US-Pinoy citizen ba siya? if so, dapat lang itanong kung nasaan ang loyalty niya- sa USA ba or sa Pinas?  As regards sa qualifications, ampon siya ng popular na si FPJ kaya siguro ok na iyon para manalo.

    • akongednamzug

      Unang sentence mo pa lang, mali na.

  • Joaquin Fernandez

    There are followers of FPJ that would not go along this idea of Erap and there are those who would sympathize with her but majority would still vote when they discover her capacity and ability to serve. I believe she can win in her own merits.

  • joeybg

    Eddie Villanueva? …. Siya ba ang isa sa mga Taong nagpapanggap ng Alagad ng Diyos at ginagamit ang mga salita ng Diyos sa pagpapayaman??? if so, puro bulok talaga ang mga Kandidato ng tatlong haring kawatan.

  • wawa2172

    Grace Poe headed the MTRCB then because she would be a good catch for the PNoy politcal team. She actually took the bait despite having to be with people who questioned the ability and IQ of his dad when he run for presidency. I hope that she is with the right party who wants to get a lion share of votes from the fans of his dad.  

    • BatangSingapore

      hindi ko boboto yan lalo na ng dahil lang sa kasikatan ng magulang.  fyi matalino na mga bobotanteng pinoy.

  • KapitanBagwis

    Deposed president and convicted plunderer, meron pa bang nauuto itong Alak Babae Sugal (ABS) na mama na ito? Nakakahiya Pwe

    • jgl414567

      Meron pang nauuto si Erap yung mga bobo at tanga na naniniwala na si Erap ay para sa mahirap samantalang sa gawa eh para sa  alak, babae at sugal lang ang buhay niyan sa madaling salita talamak na manyak na lasengerong sugarol at idinamay pa ang bayan sa kahayupan niya, pweeeeeeh!

  • MULEN

    Yup, it’s true that most of the staunch supporters of her father are identified with UNA but she preferred to share the stage with her father’s known critics. Parang wala kay Grace Llamazares ang utang na loob and that deep sense of loyalty na mai-describe mo kay FPJ. Nabigyan lang siya ng posisyon sa MTRCB, nakalimutan na niya ang paninira at pandarayang nagawa sa kanyang ama. Talagang clueless.  

    • brunogiordano

      Si FPJ ay AMA ni GRACE POE.

      Si FPJ ay tumakbong pagkapangulo kahit may pangaatubili mapagbiyan lang ang KAIBIGAN.

      Ngayon ang mga kasama ni ERAP ay ang mga taong kapanalig ng mga nandaya kay FPJ.

      Sa mga decenteng, SINO ANG WALANG UTANG NA LOOB???

      • MULEN

        The last time I checked, the staunch supporters of Arroyo who were once KAMPI/ LAKAS-NUCD party stalwarts and Arroyo political allies are now with the admin party from the small town mayors all the way up. That’s the kind of people Grace Poe are going to deal with in her short political career. Kasama na doon si Mr. Noted aka Mr. Sharon Cuneta.

  • mad_as_Hamlet

    “Poe hardest-hit by UNA junking—Joseph Estrada”

    Indeed, every voter should now see the truth about UNA.  It is a calamity, a Super Typhoon that will destroy our homes, buildings, roads, bridges and other structures; shut down our power; pollute our waters; destroy our crops, kill people, and send us back to the filth and darkness of the past where its three chieftains, the three horsemen of the apocalypse, come from.

    And PAGASA says that because of Typhoon UNA, their typhoon signal system scale has been changed from 1 to10. It’s nowTyphoon Signal No. 4.

    – – – – – – -

    • where_I_stand

      You are tilting at windmills.

  • mynnyx

    tama lang na umalis si grace poe kasi alam nyang di sya mananalo sa una…….baket natalo si fernando poe kay gloria kasi dahil kay erap……..sino naman ang maniniwala kay erap………….nong nakaupo lasing lang ng lasing……………………hahahahahaha……dahil lang yong mga tao di marunong bumoto dahil artista sya……………

  • catmanjohn

    It is not even March, and one has to wonder how much longer they can take of Estrada’s BS before they go looney.

  • gatdila

    Candidate Nancy Binay said that with three candidates fewer,
    ensuring the victory of all nine remaining bets was “very much doable
    compared to a 12-0 slate.”

    The above statement of Nancy reflects her shallow or simpleminded. The present senate already overflows with intellectually challenged members such as Revilla, Lapid, Estrada, and Sotto. This country will never be able to take off as voting for the likes of Nancy Binay is new burden of deadweights to an aged single engine aircraft.   

    • $19543087

      Amen to that!

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

    si erap ‘pag nagsalita, eh akala mo may laman. walang binatbat kasi hindi mo naipagtanggol si grace. UNA 2kings na lang. dedo na ang erap.

  • where_I_stand

    Binay, Enrile and Estrada supported the late Fernando Poe Jr in his 2004 presidential bid.

    LP, NPC and NP were in coalition with Lakas-CMD in 2004 presidential elections (the infamous K-4) supported Gloria Arroyo. These were the same people who persecuted FPJ with sustained black propaganda.

    Who made the life of FPJ miserable during his presidential bid? Who cheated him? Surely, it was the K-4 of Gloria Arroyo.

  • brunogiordano

    “But deposed President and convicted plunderer Joseph Estrada, a senior UNA leader, said he would campaign for Poe, because of his close friendship with the candidate’s late father, Fernando Poe Jr.
    “I will still endorse her in my personal capacity. But out of delicadeza, I cannot do that during formal campaign sorties,” he said.”

    DELICADEZA???? Mayroon ka ba noon????

    Sa pag tangal ng UNA kay GRACE POE sa kanilang line up, mas sigurado na ngayon ang kanyang panalo.

    Ngayon alam na ng bayan na ang UNA ay kapanalig at tagapagtangol ng ex-PEKENG pangulo na nang DAYA sa AMA ni GRACE POE na si FPJ, sino pa ang boboto sa mga kandidato ng UNA sa May election????

    • akongednamzug

      Gagawin ni Erap na ikampanya pa rin si Grace Poe, dahil sa malaking utang na loob ni Erap kay FPJ nang ipagtanggol ni FPJ si Erap laban sa BIG FOUR noong 1960’s.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_W6H5DZKUQTUASP4S6CGTK7B3E4 kevin

    Why did you think Poe would win? Only ignorant ,,dumb will get her vote because of her surname…

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/C2F4EHM4EWQLOOW3OST3DQAVXY Martina

       Grace Poe is one of the matitino na candidates. Why not try her? Ayaw mo sa kanya kasi isa ka din sa na broken-hearted dahil UNA ka ako? har har har

    • jgl414567

      Speak for yourself you ignorant fool because compared to the candidates of UNA Grace Poe is clean and with integrity!

  • brunogiordano

    “Tiangco said he would prefer not to have replacement candidates for Escudero, Legarda and Poe anymore. “I’m OK with nine solid candidates vying for 12 slots,” he said.”

    NINE PIPITSUGIN candidates.

    Tinangihan ng mga saling PUSA kandidato na sumama sa kanilang Partido.

    Bakit????

    Dahil inamin ng UNA na sila ay KAPANALIG at TAGAPANGTANGOL ni ex-PEKENG pangulo na nandaya kay FPJ.

  • ApoLapullapu

    It was clear since the outset that the three would prefer the Administration because of its vast resources.  UNA was taken for a ride..

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_SMQLSFVDAOXMJEGILHU7XI5PU4 RoelD

      u are right sino ba ang may machineries for election, sino ba ang pwede mangamit nng logistics ng goberno so naniguro lang yong tatlo dun na sila sa may lamang

  • superpilipinas

    He-he-he INQUIRER….You are so obviously pro- Team PNoy.

    I don’t like both Team PNoy and UNA.

    but why would you use the following sentence to trash Joesph Estrada.

    “But deposed President and convicted plunderer Joseph Estrada, a senior UNA leader,….”

    I don’t like that guy 

    but wow INQUIRER has hit dirt biased on this one.

    You could have just said “former President Joseph Estrad” since him being deposed and convicted plunderer is irelevant to the issue.

    Christian Esguerra – very poor journalism. I suggest you change you name to Team PNoy Christian Esguerra.

    You are actually making it worse for Poe for being obviously biased for her. It has backfiring effect.

    • akongednamzug

      Ang tanong ko sa iyo ay totoo at tama ba ang sinulat ni Christian Esguerra?

    • Ed Molina

      i think the inquirer has been consistent with that one (deposed president and convicted plunderer title). so this has nothing to do with team pnoy or una.

    • jgl414567

      Totoo namang deposed and convicted plunderer si Estrada anything that is true is not being biased. It is you who favors deodorizing the name of Erap and have a bias instead towards a plunderer shame on you!

    • Adam_d_langgam

      so puwede din “alleged mentally challenged” president aquino.

      una, team penoy … me matitino kayang kandidato sa kampo ng dalawang ‘to?  meron din siguro.  that is kung marunong magtago ng nakaw ang basehan  …..

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_SMQLSFVDAOXMJEGILHU7XI5PU4 RoelD

      TAMA KA naging bais na tong inquirer, nagamit na ata na media tool ng team pinoy, where is now the independence and nuetrality , instead of helping team pinoy you will be reopening the wounds of estrada presidency.the truth is you are courting symphaty in favor to bigote

  • ah_ok_fine12

    grace is making too much noise and its not a good publicity. Veteran politicians like people from UNA can always change tunes and make her look as walang utang na loob and they get the heart of the people.
     
    if she really wants to serve the country, she needs to let go of the grudges. Work hard and stay focus on the senate race. dont be too occupied about hitting the old foes. my tamang oras yan

    • http://www.facebook.com/emmacv1 Emma Custodio Villa

      On the contrary, I admire Ms Poe for her stand. She has made clear why she cannot join UNA. Some of the candidates cheated her dad of his presidency. Is this something to forget? Most people would forget, ignore it, but we need people like Ms Poe, and PNoy who will not turn a blind eye to the evil and corrupt ways that is destroying our country.

      I agree with you too that she must work hard, focus on her campaign so she can bring more good to the country.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/L2AUVC4MXZ2IIYARH3VOBUPEPA Socorro

    Now, this Grace Poe is taking her own  dose of medicine, she is too confident yet she has nothing to offer just his father’s popularity. That is why she made it a point that she will be a part of anybody who will win. This only highlight her lack of principle, ang tagal ng patay ng tatay nya na wala pa namang nagawa sa bansa, namatya pa sa ateke sa puso dahil sa paglalasing. Is that the legacy that she is talking about? a worthless death of her father? Para namang namatay ang tatay nya na nglilingkod sa bayan eh hindi naman.

    • http://www.facebook.com/emmacv1 Emma Custodio Villa

      Hi Socorro, you may have forgotten than FPJ has been serving others through even before he entered politics. He believed he was cheated during the election, which is most likely. Grace Poe and all Fiiipinos should hate what she hates – cheating in elections. 

    • 33Sambuang2

      nagbabasa ka bang ugok ka? kung pano nagbibigay ng tulong si FPJ na wala man lang pictures ang press? kung ikaw e bayaran ng kawatan mong mga idolo e manigas kang pisot ka

      • Adam_d_langgam

        he he he…. at hindi nila alam na daming napatay na hapon si fpj, di ba?  bago kawawa naman si max alvarado.  bugbog sarado ke fpj.

        toto, papaltak ka anay …. pisot mo diotay … putyong pa …. 

    • tagatabas

       MALING mali ang akala mo, FPJ did so much para sa mga mahihirap at mga napinsala ng bagyo, lindol at sunog. Hindi mo alam dahil ayaw niya ng publicity. Now anong moral ascendency mo na tangalan siya ng karapatan, dahil ba sa isa kang ignorante at walang alam, dahil ba sa hindi ka nakinabang sa mga ginawa niya sa maraming mahihirap. Kung ayaw mo kay Grace Poe wag mong iboto but, wag mong sirain ang naging pagkatao ni FPJ.

      • rambe66

        tama.

  • nes911

    Good for poe on the other hand. She can noe dissociate herself from the corrupt members of UNA.

    Erap will campaign for poe? SIno ang ititimbog niya sa kanyang senatorial line-up, si gordon o si magsaysay?

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/CQZY3EKQ4RFWBZ7OCZ7QBREM5U Phoebe Sañosa

    Sa ginamit pa lang na salita na “Deposed President and convicted Plunderer” ay di ka na dapat maniwala kay Erap. Kaya lang English kase kaya ok lang pakinggan. Kung sabihin kayan natin sa salitang tag alog na  “Tinanggal na Presidente at Napatunayang Nangulimbat”ang sagwa ano? Maniniwala pa ba tayo sa kanya? Tapos kandidato mga kapamilya nya? “Kung ano ang puno ay sya rin ang magiging bunga”. Kawawa talaga tayong mga Filipino.

  • jgl414567

    Who is this Nancy Binay? She doesn’t even have any significant credentials except being the daughter of a trapo who lorded over Makati as if it is owned by the family! SHAME ON YOU UNA CANDIDATES!

    • a1phantom

      Isnt Noynoy was just the son of Cory…Noynoy didnt even pass a single bill when he was a senator.

      • Handiong

        Well, Noynoy is President now and he is doing great!

      • JuanTamadachi

        awesome even :)

  • brunogiordano

    “But deposed President and convicted plunderer Joseph Estrada, a senior UNA leader,….”

    TAMA lang iyon upang parating maalaala ng mga tao na EX-CONVICT at PLUNDERER si ERAP.

    GREAT service ito ng media para matuto ang mga tao na bumoto ng WASTO.

  • http://www.facebook.com/emmacv1 Emma Custodio Villa

    Bro. Eddie should reject the offer. He is okay at being an independent candidate, much like Casino, Escudero, Legarda, etc. Being an independent makes you beholden to no one party, but to your principles. One piece of advise for Bro Eddie, get the endorsement of groups for good governance, moral groups, religious groups who are advocates to good moral living and government. Will you give up your senior position with JIL should you win a seat and devote your time to creating good laws for our country?

  • green_archer09

    At ano akala ni Nancy Binay, kasama siyang mahahalal sa Senado? Pwe!!!!!

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UR6AKMU2J2D4GOPDU4QMRZDB7Q felipe

      Edong mapangarap hay naku namann, naman eka nga Babalu !!!!

  • a1phantom

    I wonder if this is a 2 way loyalty….Erap supports Grace….I doubt it if Grace supports Erap.

  • noypisiTED

    Grace Poe’s father FPJ was shamelessly cheated out in the presidential election in 2004 by now detainee Gloria Arroyo. The legendary “Hello” Garci will bear this out. Now, this nonentity together with his family and other relatives, which he can convince, will all vote for her by way of vindication for the late true President in 2004, FPJ.

  • cry_freedom

    Nancy Binay says that a 9-0 is very much doable than a 12-0. Of course, it is. It is a no-brainer. Even a 1st grade pupil knows that.

    May I ask- is this the Nancy who was specifically the subject matter of the PDI’s editorial titled UNQUALIFIED, and whose sole qualification is being the daughter of the VP, no more, no less…

    No wonder it shows in her 9-0/12-0 statement…

  • http://webusertoday.blogspot.com WebUserToday

    I love this line: deposed President and convicted plunderer Joseph Estrada.

    It’s good to include ‘convicted plunderer’ so that people will remember.

    • indiosbravos2002

      Agree

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

    Deposed President and convicted plunderer…. magpapa endorse ka ba sa taong ganyan? hehe

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UR6AKMU2J2D4GOPDU4QMRZDB7Q felipe

      NEVER !!!

  • Garibaldi_II

    Ms Poe, you made a good decision to stay away from Mr Estrada. This is what I like in you: while your parents are wealthy, you speak and act like you come from a middle class family.  You’re a few steps from the beehive, make sure you get the honey. Please keep it up.

  • epros

    9-0 he he a big joke !!!!

  • $16638896

    si villanueva makulit masyado, talo naman parati, ang masaklap pa eh bka sumama sya sa kampon ng mga demonyo.

  • vin reyes

    nahihirapan sigurong tawagin ng writer na ito na former president si bigote..hehe deposed na convicted plunderer pa..sabagay kasama yata yan sa malayang pamamahayag hehe..

  • DonkeyKong1

    Ang bobo talaga ni nancy binay..Sa bagay wala naman syang magandang track record aside from being the daughter of vp binay..gung-gong lang!

  • AriannaDraws

    Accidental candidate, kaya malamang aksidenteng boto lang din makuha nyan ni nancy binay!

  • BonnieBailey9

    Ano bang natapos at political background ni Nancy BInay? eto para malaman nyo 

    Education:Bachelor’s degree in Tourism, University of the Philippines-Diliman (1997)Professional Background:Personal assistant, Former Makati Mayor Elenita Binay, Vice President Jejomar Binay (1998 to present)Member of the Board of Trustees, Brighthalls Children’s Foundation (present)Executive Director and Member of the Board of Trustees, Bigay Pagmamahal Foundation (present)Member of the Board of Trustees, STF Serbisyong Tunay Foundation, Inc. (present)Member of the Board of Trustees, JCB Foundation (present)

    • Carmoney

      eh wala naman palang alam ang negra na yan, alalay lang ng tatay nya, malamang magiging tuta din yan..wag iboto!

    • OhDelilah

      Bukod sa pagiging negra, wala na pala syang nagawa..

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/NKMLL6HD6WUINN5XQWNKKQDFEA Edwin Edwin

        May nagawa sya – caregiver! hehehe

    • prince_janus

       anong gagawain ni nancy binay sa senado? gagayahin si lito lapid? magpapainit lang sa upuan? dapat maging purok leader muna siya sa isang purok ng makati. maging senador kaagad ang inambisyon ha! mukhang nakakita ng pagkakataon paano yumaman ng mabilisan.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/NKMLL6HD6WUINN5XQWNKKQDFEA Edwin Edwin

        Kasi nga sabi ng tatay nya, qualified sya dahil anak sya (hehehe)

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/ZKGKYAZXNRHZYY7DFIIZXK2ROA Magic

      Xkyusmi, ang asawa ni Nancy isang magaling na negosyante. Lahat ng negosyo niya galing sa Makati City hall!

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/NKMLL6HD6WUINN5XQWNKKQDFEA Edwin Edwin

        Magaling nga!!!!

    • indiosbravos2002

      Tourism graduate… Hahahaha…. No offense pero course yan ng tamad, bulakbol at mahina kokote. Seriously, joke ba to?

      Yong professinsl backgroup nya are all made up positions.

      Verdict: NOT QUALIFIED!

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/NKMLL6HD6WUINN5XQWNKKQDFEA Edwin Edwin

        Bagay sa kanya TOURIST GUIDE – hehehehe

  • entong238

    Nagpapapogi lang si kurakot Erap para pagnanalo si Poe ay sabihing may naitulong. Hoy Ogag na Erap wala ng naniniwala sa iyo ngayon kaya huwag kang pasikat at pati Ejercito ay di ko iboto dahil sa kayabangan mo. 

  • kwapong654

    I’ll vote straight Team Pinoy because I strongly desire that the matuwid na daan of Aquino shall continue to grow stronger for the sake of our nation’s economic progress. If the UNA wins a lion’s share of the senate seat then, it’s seen to frustrate its progress. UNA is counter productive to our development once they again control the senate presidency. 

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_SMQLSFVDAOXMJEGILHU7XI5PU4 RoelD

    Sana grace di ka nalang sumali sa politika, tingnan mo si fpj di kinaya ang bulok na sistema ng halalan sa bansa natin.Or better na matuto ka na sa Philippine politics walang permanenting kaibigan palagi sarili ang binigyang halaga ng mga kandididato.learn to accept the realities of philippine politics.

  • w4d

    LOL…hardest hit? She probably has a bigger chance of winning now.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/VS5EYSP4FPOTVQCJZ24NRE6Z2M Edgardo Mendoza

    ANO BA YAN SI GRACE POE SANA SA NINONG NALANG SIYA SUMAMA DAHIL LAHAT YAN AY TUMULONG SA KANYANG AMA NOONG ELECTION DI NA TALAGA USO SA PINAS YUNG UTANG NA LOOB!

    • Luke Devereaux

      Ang utang na loob ay dapat ibigay sa mga Filipino hindi sa mga politiko.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/QWD6S7YWTH2W6AFFH4VVNIB2L4 Krissey

    okay ang political dynasty kung mga angkan nina Jose Rizal, Emilio Aguinaldo at Munuel L. Quezon. peru kung angkan din lang ng mga marcos, aquino, arroyo, estrada, binay, angara, enrile at cayetano ang palaging laman ng balota ay huwag ng umasa na pag babago, ang result ng election ay para sa legality lamang ng kanilang pag upo sa tronos at pag collecta ng pork barrel. alisin man natin ang mga pangalan ng angkan nina Marcos, aquino, binay, enrile, etc, mag ingat ka naman kina lapid, revilla, sotto, at mga kapatid ni jengoy. na diyan din ang grupo ng mga balingbing at ala linta ni drilon at legarda at angara. maya pa ng konti may kriss aquino pa na hindi din papayag na hindi maka upo sa malacanyang or senate, so kayo na ang mag sabi kung anong magiging kulay ng Pilipinas sa mga darating pang mga taon kung hindi mag babago ang criteria ng mga Filipino at the time of election. marami sana personalidad ang may tunay na kakayahan, subalit kulang sa salapi upang lumahok sa Philippines halalalan, kulang ang salapi dahil sa maling systema ng Philippines election. nasa sa botanteng tanga talaga para ma iba.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/7GMD4LSF4UNITVPJGST3CJVMVA David

       wag mo na isama si aguinaldo dahil isang traidor yan.

    • peach black

      wala sa kandidato ang problema. sa sistema ng gobyerno. parliamnetary na lang kasi. wag na tayong umasa na magiging matalino ang ating mga BOBOTANTE.

  • Jim De Garman

    ang jeep ni Erap palyado kahit anong modification na gawin ganoon pa rin.. a plunderer and womanizer support is not worthy for Llamanzares. Estrada thinks he’s still bankable in politics ..it’s a big joke in the history of phil politics.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/7GMD4LSF4UNITVPJGST3CJVMVA David

    blessing ke poe ang wag masama sa UNA dahil she can maintain her integrity as a candidate…kesa sumali sa UNA candidates na lahat me bahid —- ng pangungurakot, ng pandaraya, ng pagnanakaw ng boto at pera at higit sa lahat, ng kabaklaan.

  • JuanTamadachi

    “Estrada then floated the names of TV evangelist Eddie Villanueva and his close friend and look-alike, former Puerto Prinsesa mayor Edward Hagedorn, as possible replacements.”

    My unsolicited advice to Villavueva and Hagedorn is to stay as far away from UNA as they possibly can. Even a rumored UNA support can only result in lost votes. UNA is a lost cause.

    Go team PNoy, beat UNA to a bloody pulp in the coming elections. 

  • joeybg

    UNA JUNKS 3 GUEST CANDIDATE…… MALI ANG BALITA….. 

    ANG TAMANG BALITA ….. 3 GUEST CANDIDATE JUNKS UNA.

    Ang akala ko , sabi ni Nancy Baluga bibigyan pa raw hanngang katapusan ng Pebrero ang tatlong guest candidate….. hindi pa tapos ang Pebrero, …. samakatuwid si Nancy Baluga talagang ginawa lang ng Ama niyang Puppet…. 

    NANCY BINAY THE MASCOT OF UNA.

  • Ohmar Zodiac Culang

    XXXX “But deposed President and convicted plunderer Joseph Estrada,” XXXX 

    — kailangan ba talaga yang mga adjectives na yan para i-describe si Erap?

    — para fair sana, kapag si PNOY naman eh sabihin nyong “Zero Laws Passed during his Congressional Term”

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/ZKGKYAZXNRHZYY7DFIIZXK2ROA Magic

      Talagang gayan ang buhay, bata! Pag ex-convict ka, ex-convict talaga tawag sa yo. Eh wala namang term na “zero laws passed, di ba?” Kasi naman yang idol mong nag kukunwari pang “King” ay talaga namang plunderer at na impeach, di ba? Magalit ka sa boss mo kasi hanggang ngayon swapang pa rin sa kuwarta. Akala niya sinasamba pa rin siya ng mga taong dating ni loko niya. In short, yan ang buhay, bata. Kailangan tanggapin ni Erap yan titolong ex-convict!

    • indiosbravos2002

      Thats a FACT. Ex-convict talaga amo mo.

    • Noel

      Walang iba sa pagtawag nila kay Marcos hanggang ngayon.  Imbes na former President Marcos ay the late dictator Marcos.  Pero kung pansinin niyo ang pamumuno ni Pnoy, di ba siya diktador?

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZF4OTGY4BREFE42RXP7FZJKFY Ding

      Di kaya kulang ng isa pang ‘Culang’ ang tawag mo sa sarili mo?

  • boybakal

    Candidate Nancy Binay, the daughter of Vice President Jejomar Binay ensuring the victory of all 9 remaining bets was “very much doable compared to a 12-0 slate.”.

    I agree..Nancy Binay is right.
    As they say….Dirty Dozen, masyado ng magulo pag 12. For sure, you cannot expect loyalty from them especially Chiz and Legarda…they are drifters.
    9 is the lucky number…kahit sa baraha.
    Vote for Nancy Binay and UNA….UNA sa lahat.
    Ika nga daig ng Maagap ang Masipag….ibig sabihin laging UNA.

    • jseesus

      boy negro bagay kayo ni nancy negra….hahaha… kaya pala idol mo. birds with the same feather flocks together..

      • Noel

        Ang itim nga ng anak niyang si Nancy. 

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZF4OTGY4BREFE42RXP7FZJKFY Ding

      Pati ‘yung ‘no’ sa dulo dinugas mo…gusto mo lang makalusot si Manang sa pagkakatanikala sa leeg, kaya binoBOYBA mo ang katotohanan, hindi kaya?

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/4XVVCOAZXYTPN2X3IPFCFDSKFM Melvin

    Ang sabi ni Asiong Salonga, naawa raw siya sa kanyang pinagmulan lugar ng Tondo at matagal na raw napapabayaan. Ang tikas magsalita. Sa kanyang punto de bista ay gusto niyang tulungan ang taga-Tondo… Pero teka! e, di ba Mang Asiong! nagkaroon na kayo pwesto sa gobyerno bilang senador di po ba? Tapos naging bise-presidente kayo. Hanggang pinalad na maging presidente ng ating bansa. O, ang dami-daming tsansang dapat tinulungan niyo ang taga-Tondo, pero bakit hindi mo ginawa? Kasi naman, ang laging laman ng kukote mo ay layaw ng katawan, ang maglasing, magsugal at mambabae. Pinagbigyan ka ng mga tao lalo na yung nakakaraming mahihirap sa lahat ng iyong adhikain sa gobyerno. Hanggang yung pangako mo sa mga mahihirap na siyang nagluklok sa iyong pwesto ay nalimot mo ng ikaw ay nasa itaas ng pedestal ng kapangyarihan. Nalasing ka ng kapangyarihan na iyong sinamantala para magpayaman sa pwesto…  Fast Forward: Ngayon Mang Asiong, sa edad mong lagpas na sa kalendaryo ay mangangako ka na naman uli sa mga mahihirap lalo na sa taga-Tondo. Aba! tila yata harap-harapan na yang pangloloko. Hindi bobong tulad mo ang mamamayan ng Tondo… Hindi nila nalilimutan ang hindi mo pagpansin sa kanila at ngayon ay andyan ka naman nangangako uli. Hoy! Lolong Asiong! isang beses lang kinukuha ang tiwala ng tao. Ang ginagawa mo ngayong pagtakbo para maging mayor ng Maynila ay tuwirang para lamang sa iyong sariling interes, sa iyong dinastiyang pulitikal… Tigok ka ngayon…

    • indiosbravos2002

      Ginamit ni Asiong ang mga taga-Tondo ng EDSA TRES. Pinarally pagkataos pinasugod nila sa Mlacanang. Marami nasaktan sa gulo pero nakialam ba si Erap.

      • yonoh

        pag nanalo sa maynila si erap sususnod yan eh si laarnie enriquez na ang lalaban na mayor…………………saan naman kaya ang gagamitin nyang lugar sa manila……………..baka sa ermita……………

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UR6AKMU2J2D4GOPDU4QMRZDB7Q felipe

      I like that part “ang edad mong lagpas na sa kalendaryo” ..hehehe sapul !!!!

  • farmerpo

    ‘ But DEPOSED President and CONVICTED PLUNDERER Joseph Estrada, a SENIOR
    UNA LEADER, said he would campaign for Poe, because of his close
    friendship with the candidate’s late father, Fernando Poe Jr.’
    Patay kang bata ka, Grace. NASABUGAN KA NG PUTIK.

    • indiosbravos2002

      Hahaha. Ayaw na nga nong tao. Dinidikitan pa ni Erap. Feeling nya talaga kingmaker sya.
      Ako sa yo Grace Poe, iwasan mo na si Erap, pag nanalo ka gagamitin ka lang nyan.

    • yonoh

       kaya nga natalo si fernando poe dahil kay erap………………….

  • maypakialamtayo

    “deposed President and convicted plunderer Joseph Estrada, a senior UNA leader”, ang inquirer talaga halata na masyado, bakit kailangan pang banggitin ang convicted eh! alam naman ng lahat yan.

  • peach black

    BAKIT BA biglang lumitaw itong si Nancy Baluga? ano ba ang napatunayan nitong babaeng ito?

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_QHGUJ3OJZAOIMBYYWTABNV2EEM Ai

    Oh yeah..ask Susan Roces. Erap was never a good friend of FPJ during the GMAvsFPJ poll. Erap turned his back against FPJ at the very last minute of that campaign – an unwritten deal between GMA and Erap as part of the pardon. Thi’s the very reason Grace did not join UNA.

    • Noel

      How could Erap turn back on FPJ during the campaign when Erap was detained in Tanay?  His Erap group supported FPJ.  GMA’s pardon on Erap was due to El Shaddai and INC’s lobby.

  • $14334231

    “Candidate Nancy Binay, the daughter of Vice President Jejomar Binay, another senior UNA leader, said that with three candidates fewer, ensuring the victory of all nine remaining bets was “very much doable compared to a 12-0 slate.”

    because the more money to spend which will be sprouting from the underworld to buy the votes, courtesy of your king of ma-ka-ti “ang kamay sa pera”, plus king “kahoy ko ang ginamit sa bahay mo” and the third king “chavit, nasaan ang parte ko sa pa jueteng”…..mananalo nga kaya kayo?…..harinawa na ang mga botante ay matuto sa salawikain na “ang pera ay sa bulsa, ang boto ay sa balota”…..pero hindi para sa inyo ang boto…..

  • Noel

    Grace has nothing to show except the name POE.

    • mg_harrier

      eh si nancy binay meron ba?e yung kahoy ni enrile!!

      • Noel

        Di pa ako tapos.  Si Nancy kamukha ng kasambahay ko.  Balik kay Grace, alam mo ba na anak sa pagkakasala iyan?  Anak ni Marcos at Rosemarie.

      • boy_pogi

         Do you have direct knowledge or documents to prove that?

      • Noel

        Let’s start with Nancy Binay.  I need no document to prove that my maid is prettier than Nancy because the maid works for us.  Don’t force me to post her photo here.  As for Grace, her mother Rosemarie went to Northern California due to her problems with the late Ricky Belmonte who was found out to be gay or silahis.  Also, it was to escape from the unwanted child with Marcos who’s Grace.  Rosemarie worked at JCPenny hair salon in Pittsburg, California.  I met her a few times at a Filipinos food store and the owner of the store told me all about it.  Document?  Do you want me to ask Rosemarie to prepare a document stating Grace is the love child with Marcos?  Of course not.

  • AllinLawisFair

    UNA+NO = UNA candidates, a mixture of corrupt personalities like Estrada, Enrile, Binay and Gloria Arroyo followers, hence UNANO.

    In the end NO to UNA, or NO UNA.

  • eltee mulawin

    >>> Grace Poe Llamanzares… naging Chairman ka lang ng MTRCB dahil kay PNoy ngayon gusto mo na mgaing isang  senadora !!!  
    >>> Wow naman Pilipinas…. iboboto ninyo siya???  kapag nangyari yan ..it’s really MORE FUND AND FUNNY IN THE PHILIPPINES !!!! SUCK!!!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WT5ZX5O7ZBC6Z3LXFA4UIQZC3I emajega

      oo iboboto ko sya. kung ang mag-amang revilla nga naisipang magsenador at si lito lapid di kumurap ng magsenador pati si jinggoy si grace pa na mataas ang pinag-aralan.

      si riza honteveros nga parally-rally lang tapos ngayon senador na ang pangarap. At si sen. Pia Cayetano nagba-bike lang dati to pero now nasa senado na.

      mas maigi na iboto natin ang hindi mga anak ng mga pulitiko ng saganon naman madagdagan ang mga maimpluensyang pamilya sa bayan natin. hindi puro sila-sila nalang. Sa history books nababasa na natin pangalan nila pati ba naman sa dyaryo ngayon.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_ZLQBUC7EZAWSQ4GZHZ6MLOIQIM Danny

    Mahiya kayo sa pulitika nyo UNA. Puro kayo trapo!

  • Fancy Tan

    No more sa dynasty and no more sa old timers. Lalo na NO to UNA.

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