Drilon asks admin candidates to campaign for lagging teammates


Senator Franklin Drilon. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

DAGUPAN CITY, Philippines—Administration coalition campaign manager Senator Franklin Drilon asked the frontrunners  among the Team PNoy candidates to campaign for colleagues who have yet to land in top 12 in the latest senatorial election surveys.

Drilon made the request as Team PNoy started its two-day campaign through vote-rich Pangasinan, which has more than 1.6 million voters.

President Benigno  Aquino was to campaign for his handpicked candidates in a rally at the Stadia in this city on Friday morning.

“Loren (Legarda), Chiz (Escudero) and Alan (Cayetano) are already sure winners,” Drilon told reporters before mounting the stage. “We’re requesting them to push for those still in the lower rungs.”

The candidates who were shut out of the winning circle in Pulse Asia’s latest poll results are Aurora Representative Juan Edgardo Angara, former senators Ramon Magsaysay, Jr., and Jamby Madrigal, and former Akbayan Representative Risa Hontiveros.

“Pangasinan can make or break a candidate,” Madrigal said in her campaign speech.

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  • http://profile.yahoo.com/W6OYQAQ3YNWGE4SIRA4IIQ4Y3Y joshua

    Go Team Malaysia (Team PNOY)

  • $17531445

    I wonder if Drilon realizes it, but what he is now asking for is exactly affirming what the LP had been denying, that there is any dumping taking place.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/THSPKWMJD7LAG25GVUXMNZMQFE Anna Gwyneth Sorio

    I see Team Malaysia’s plan. Kaya pala si PORKY PIG ang naging campaign spokesman/ campaigner nila. They will oust Manong JPE, when they clinch an 8-4 election on their favor. Then, they will make him the Senate President.

    And Walah!

    Panot and Team Malaysia now controls The Executive, The Judiciary and the Legislative (Upper and Lower, coz Belmonte’s obviously a Yellow).

    Nevermind, the fourth estate of government, MEDIA, their already on the administration’s payroll.

    Pagnangyari nun ganap na ang pagkakatulad nila ng kapwa niya Chinese na si Xi Jinping.

  • AriannaDraws

    its nice to see the solidarity of Team PNoy , i like their advocacies and will definitely vote for them.

  • sanjuan683

    Unggoy ako ang boss mo ngayon, hindi ko kayo iboboto. Puro mga independent lang ang iboboto ko.

  • JasperSycip

    Nakkaatuwa naman na sobrang solid ng LP, gusto ko ang mga kandidato sa kanila, makikita na meron sila pakielam sa taong bayan at hindi mga pansariling interest lamang.

    • RamonTuliao

      oo naman, grabe ang galing ng Team PNoy.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/W6OYQAQ3YNWGE4SIRA4IIQ4Y3Y joshua

        Syempre andami lakas ng makinarya. Go Team Malaysia (AKA Team PNOY)

  • DanielMarquez

    when it comes to solidarity, i can say that LP has it..Buo at solid ang pangangampanya nila, nagkakaisa sila sa isang layunin,layunin na makatulong sa Pilipino.

    • CarlosAcantillado

      Yeah I would agree to that! gonna vote them for sure !

    • TinaCarunungan

      i agree to that! i like Loren Legarda the most, i believe that with her advocacies, a lot of people will benefit.

  • vanibee

    nakakabilib naman ang camaraderie nila. sobrang team talaga, bihira lang makita ang ganyan eh.

    • Rogers Nelson Uy

      hindi bihira yan, buwaya po

  • http://www.yellowmythbusters.gov.ph/ Weder-Weder Lang

    Drilon: Admin candidates should campaign for lagging team mates.

    Chiz: What team mates? I am a one-man team. You need me more than I need you.

    Loren: I’d be happy to campaign alone. After all, I survived without a husband.

    Cayetano: The best way to improve LP ratings is juicy gossips, like Gigi Reyes.

    Jamby: Why do people take it against me for being a giant and a kuba?

    Angara: My dad already withdraw. I had the APECO issue silenced. What else should I do?

    J. Magsaysay: I wish the CIA could give me hand in my campaign, just like they did for my dad.

    Hontiveros: Nagback-fire yata ang pagka-imoral ko. Hindi pala winner ang divorce issue.

  • TylerZO

    Ang galing, nagtutulungan sila :)

  • JasonBieber

    Coz to PNoy and Drilon…campaigning and trying to gain full control of the government is more important than uplifting the poor and making sure victims of natural disasters get food.

    Public service should be the goal of PNoy, Drilon, and those elected but instead self-service is their priority.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/JKS7Y3WBUOJPOMTYPCRXSKW7KM Franzeline Perdubal

    UNA is the best!

    Best group to combine forces of corrupt, convicted and questionable leaders. (Enrile, Erap and Binay).

    Best group of clowns.

  • kismaytami

    Kailangan nyo talagang tumuwad nang todo-todo ngayon drilon, nag-harakiri kasi sa Comelec yung bata mo!

  • tita_cacayan

    i like all team malaysia ,i vote for them really ,this new name is advantage to them you know

  • Rogers Nelson Uy

    oo tulungan sila para lahat ng kurakot na pork barrel kanilang lahat. Pweh!

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