Villanueva, Hagedorn join forces to boost poll chances

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Puerto Princesa City Mayor Edward Hagedorn and Bro. Eddie Villanueva

MANILA, Philippines – Both facing an uphill battle in their senatorial bids, independent candidates Bro. Eddie Villanueva and Puerto Princesa City Mayor Edward Hagedorn have agreed to join forces and hopefully, make it to the Magic 12 in the May midterm elections.

Villanueva and Hagedorn, who are “old friends,” forged what they called an “unwritten covenant to support each other during the campaign.”‘
Last weekend, the Jesus is Lord leader finalized his “alliance” with Hagedorn during his visit to Puerto Princesa.
In a statement, Villanueva said on Sunday “Mayor Hagedorn and I have come up with an unwritten covenant to support each other’s senatorial campaign.”
“He is a long-time friend. He shares in principle my belief that no one should be left out of the country’s economic growth, which sits at the core of my advocacy of being the voice of the saguiguilid, or the country’s marginalized sectors, in the Senate… As part of our understanding, we will be jointly conducting certain provincial campaign sorties in Davao and Bulacan,” he noted.
In the Palawan capital, Villanueva kicked off his weekend visit with a courtesy call to Hagedorn.
It was followed by a meeting with Palawan board member Chicoy Alvarez, whom he said had vowed to support his senatorial bid.
He later held a dialogue with representatives of multisectoral groups where he discussed his platform, which he refers to as the “3Es,” short for “Ekonomiyang Agresibo at Walang Napag-iiwanan, Edukasyon na Napapanahon at Entre-Pinly na Masang Pilipino ang Nangunguna at Nakikinabang.”
Villanueva later joined Hagedorn and city residents in the celebration of the annual Balayong, or Cherry Blossoms Festival.
“The impressive display of colors and tradition during the Balayong Festival really reflects the city’s unique culture and its people’s hospitality and friendly outlook,” he observed.
According to the JIL head, they were “treated to a lot more than what we expected” in Puerto Princesa.
“It made my visit to the city a lot more memorable,” he said, adding “I’ve always treated Palawan as my second home.”
After launching his senatorial bid on Feb. 12 with a big rally at the Bulacan Provincial Capitol gymnasium in Malolos City, Villanueva conducted campaign sorties in Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Pangasinan, Misamis Occidental, Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga Sibugay, and Manila.
This week, he is scheduled to visit Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, Oriental Mindoro and Occidental Mindoro, among other provinces.

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  • TOINKZ_06

    Nice one…………….. Good luck and God bless.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_Q3QGG5QHBLRMZTIYWUFURY6J2E Night

    good one

  • MULEN

    Sa kangkungan pa rin pupulutin ang dalawang ito lalo na si Eddie Villanueva. Bakit kasi ipagpalit ang sarili ayaw ng taongbayan sa kanyang pumasok sa pulitika. Concentrate na lang siya sa relihiyon nya at mas kailangan siya doon. 

    • rinom

      hindi kaya ang bansa natin ang pupulutin sa kankungan kung manalo ang TATLONG HARI?
      alam mo ang kailangan ng bansa natin ay ang salita ng Diyos.

      • MULEN

        I was just stating a fact that your religious idol won’t make it to the august halls of the senate. Anong problema mo doon? Di mo kayang tanggapin ang katotohanan? Baka ayaw talaga ng Diyos niyo at ayaw lang ninyong makinig. 

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/MDAWMT3LIDHOCW7ZTSYXZEUQQ4 ghe

       Ano ka manghuhula?  Baka ikaw pulutin sa kangkungan sa pinagsasabi mo.

      • MULEN

        Isaksak mo sa baga mo (because whatever little is left of your brain is being programmed to believe the religious nonsense of your cult) na sa kangkungan ang lagpak ng idolo mong si Eddie Villanueva hahaha…. 

  • UrHONOR

    What seems to be common between Villanueva and Pacquiao?

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_GYYFBINDMTZHM6TDHPB667452M agustin

    Mga lumang tugtugin na yang plataforma ninyo at parang sirang plaka paulit ulit. kung gusto ninyong mahalal ay ipangako ninyo ipasa ang FOI bill at anti dynasty bill at tatangalin ang Pork barrel, pero kung hangad talaga ninyo ay pork barrel magkalayo an na tayo.

  • 12JEM

    Next time sana sama-sama kayo nina Ted Casiño at saka ng mga kandidato ng KAPATIRAN PARTY.

    At saka may CAMPAIGN STRATEGY kayo realizing na talagang kailangan maraming resources to be able to run a decent nationwide campaign

    Good Luck/

  • malek_abdul

    I will vote for these two including the unpopular candidates without any namesake and relatives of former and incumbent politicians.

  • palakasantayo

    Bro Villanueva… if you are in evangelical crusade why mix it with dirty politics??? Dirty politics in the Philippines will certainly taint your heavenly aspiration.

    • rinom

      para may pagpipilian ka.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/QG4SHTGRIE6Z27Z47FAOABS2FY PEDRO

    Our Bets: Bam Aquino, Riza Hontiveros-Baraquel, Angara, Jun Magsaysay, Pimentel, Trillanes, Grace Poe, Madrigal, Loren Legarda, Eddie Villanueva, Peter Cayetano, Ramon Montano. Hawak Kamay mga Filipino nasa atin ang Pagbabago. 

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/EE5LMUQHMXD2Q3PBSSDKBMG7VI Rexy

      kinuha mo na lahat !! di bale isa lang sa akin, si hagedorn. okay na iyon !!! psssstt, hindi ako taga palawan ha !!

    • http://www.facebook.com/Unlocker25 Lakay Jerry

       wow daming pamunas yan ah….hageddorn at gordon lng ako

  • go88

    the harvester of soul join the harvester of trees for plunder ….

  • Eva Romero Cabrera

    IN THE PHILIPPINES..IN ORDER TO BECOME RICH..YOU MUST BE A DRUG LORD…JUETING LORD AND PRAISE THE LORD…

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/EE5LMUQHMXD2Q3PBSSDKBMG7VI Rexy

      kulang pa ng isa, political lord !!! tama kaya ako ???

  • rinom

    iyan ang mahirap sa atin mga Pilipino, ayaw daw ng corruption, pero pag may mag aapply na may alam sa salita ng Diyos, may takot sa Diyos, may pagkakilala sa Diyos ayaw natin ,,,, pero kung may plunderer iyon ang gusto natin. hindi ninyo ba alam na ang bumuo ng US government ay pawing mga linkod ng Diyos, sila ay may alam sa salita ng Diyos,,,ayaw nila ang dynasty,  kaya nagging super power ang amerika. hanggang ngayon. God said to Abraham,,”i will bless those who bless you and I will curse those who curse you” 

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_FNBBNCCS7FK4K6ZEMT2XMEN5JQ RAMONS

    bro. eddie villanueva. tumakbo ka na lang ng barangay chairman sa bocaue bulacan. at least me 1% kang manalo.

    • rinom

      iyan po ang problema,,, ayaw mo sa taong may alam sa salita ng Diyos.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/3GAPTNKBC5UL26KMR5SVHNTAUA Julian

    akala ni Hagedurn mananalo siya. Taga-Puerto Princesa lang ang kaya niya. Sa Palawan nga talo siya kay Joel Reyes. Pinulot siya sa kangkungan….

  • joeybg

    Villanueva, ang nagpapangap na alagad ng Diyos  at ginagamit ang mga salita ng Diyos sa pagpapayaman.

    Walang pinag-kaiba sa mga Ministro ng Iglesia ni Manalo at Obispo ng simbahang Katolika.

    Sayang si Hagedom may Katangahan din pala.

    Sabagay mas iboboto ko na itong si Hagedom kaysa mga Kandidato ng 3 haring Kawatan.

    • rinom

      kung nagpapayaman man siya, isusulit niya iyon sa Diyos. at kung hindi ka naman nagbibgay ng pera para sa Gawain ng Diyos dapat tumahimik ka.

      • joeybg

        Kailan ba siya tumulong sa Pinas kapag may trahedya?

        Ang paniniwala sa Diyos ay hindi sa paggamit ng Kanyang magagandang salita at pagkatapos ay manghihingi ng donasyon.
        Si Hesus ba pagkatapos niyang magbigay ng mga magagandang aral at salita sa kanyang mga tagasunod ay naghingi ng donasyon?? Si Hesus pa nga ang nagpainom at nagpakain.

        Ang tunay na paniniwala sa Diyos ay ang Pagtulong sa kapwa. 

        Kung gusto mong malaman kung sino ang mga tinutulungan ko, 3 ang ini-sponsor ko via world vision at every month nagdonate ako sa red cross.

        Ikaw sinong tinutulungan mo? Si Villanueva?

        Ikumpara mo ang kabuhayan mo kay Villanueva…… huwag kang Tanga. Ibigay mo na lang ang donasyon mo sa Talagang nangangailangan.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/MDAWMT3LIDHOCW7ZTSYXZEUQQ4 ghe

      Mas qualified pa sila kaysa sa mga trapo na tumatakbo. Dude, mind your manners!

      • joeybg

        Anong qualification ni Villanueva?? Mag- payaman gamit ang mga Salita ng Diyos.

  • http://www.facebook.com/onaj.jano Onaj Jano

    mga wala kayong alam..palibhasa nasanay kayo sa mga walng kwentang pulitiko..si bro eddie ay hindi lang sa relihiyon siya ay ekonomista din at kaya siya tumatakbo ay upang magkaroon na ng pagbabago sa bulok nating pulitika…. kailangan sa gobyerno natin ang mga may takot sa Diyos at may tunay na pagmamahal sa bayan….kung walang Diyos babagsak ito at walang mangyayari……Diyos at bayan!

    • joeybg

      Tama ka  ekonomista kaya nagtayo siya ng (negosyo) relihiyon para magpayaman.

      Saan ba nakasulat sa Biblia na magtayo ng relihiyon at manghingi ng donasyon?

      Ang nagpapanggap na Alagad ng Diyos at ginagamit ang mga Salita ng Diyos sa pagpapayaman.

      May takot nga ba Siya sa Diyos?? ….. walang takot manghingi ng donasyon gamit ang salita ng Diyos.

      May pagmamahal nga ba siya sa Bayan?? nasaan siya kapag may Trahedya sa Pinas?? 
      Ang daming nagangailangan ngayon sa Davao, at hindi lang sa Davao kahit saan lugar sa Pinas.

  • BOYPDAF

    Hagedorn ako no way Bro Eddie..Pailang takbo mo na di ka parin nananalo di namn nauubos pera mo sa pagiikot sa bansa,mas malaki ang gastos pag independent Brod..Kawawa naman JIL members mo

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000121189129 Doris Agoncillo

    to all d detractors  of Bro Eddie,  we appreciate ur interest in d person but it seems dat u r not informed by all he’s doing and the JIL… Since d time of Flor Contemplacion’s   trial by d Singaporean gov’t  Bro Eddie ws der and fighting for her possible liberty.. wen d 2 pinays in Malaysia escaped from sex slavery  it was bro Eddie and  Sis Dory ,his wife helped them to get back to d Phils safely.. During Milenyo, Ondoy and countless calamities that struck d various parts of  d country before,  bro eddie and the JIL pipol were there giving relief goods and medical aid without any media publicity.  Bro Eddie has done a lot of patriotic and humanitarian moves without d media fun fare, for simple reason of sincere service to the country. He has done a lot and  no one noticed becoz d intention was simply to serve and not to popularize was he’s doing.. now that he is seeking a seat in d senate let’s be more mature by looking at the real issue.. IS HE CAPABLE OR NOT? … Look how he govern the ministry, isn’t it great if he can bring it to d nation?

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