VP Binay to miss UNA rally in Baguio for Vatican trip


Vice President Jejomar Binay. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines — Vice President Jejomar Binay will not be able to make it to the United Nationalist Alliance’s (UNA) rally at the Baguio Convention Center Sunday night after all.

UNA campaign manager and Navotas Representative Toby Tiangco told reporters in a text message that Binay will not be endorsing their senatorial bets personally at the sortie.

“I don’t think VP can make it tonight, he was sent by the President to Rome. And it is clear to us that the performance of his duties is always the priority,” he said.

Binay was asked to attend Pope Francis’ inaugural mass in Vatican City on Tuesday by President Benigno Aquino III.

UNA and Team PNoy have launched straight into campaign activities Sunday morning, mingling with the locals and going to radio interviews.

Instead of teaming up with the Vice President Binay later, former President Joseph Estrada will be endorsing the nine UNA senatorial candidates at the Baguio Convention Center on his own while Aquino will endorse candidates of the Liberal Party-led coalition at the University of Baguio.

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  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_4Q5EHNRA6LXAHGXPSMAXBGJ4ME isidro

    Naku po, si Erap ang mag endorse, patay na, kiss of death!
    Kung si Binay, credible pa.
    Matutuwa kaya si Ate Koring na pupunta si Binay sa Pope inauguration?
    Malalaman natin kung tama si Ate Koring, kung hinde malusaw si Binay kasama Santong Papa, hinde siya maligno. Sabagay Jesus Joseph Maria ang name ni Binay kaya purong Katoliko.
    Si Mar Roxas naman ay suportado ng Jesus is Lord. Di ko lang alam kung kayang exorcise ni Bro. Eddie ang aswang.

    Kaya sa 2016, ang derby ay MALIGNO VERSUS ASWANG.

    • idiotsanakmelayu223

      hahahah kakatawa, ngayun ko lang nalaman ang meaning ng pangalan nitong tiyanak na to, nakupo patawarin

  • david

    gastos gastos gastos na hindi naman dapat

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

    toby ang ibig mong sabihin ay ang lider ninyong si jojo binay ay utusan ni pnoy? o wrong choice of words ka lang.

    • ernievictory

      Tama ka. Kaya nga yung anak niyang si Nancy ay mukhang kasambahay.

  • koolkid_inthehouse

    VP Binay please pray that graft and corruptions will end soon. Please pray that plunderers of this country will die choking on their steak and lobster dinner while the rest of the Filipino people eat green mango and bagoong for dinner.

  • dxdaistar

    bakit ayaw ni Pnoy mag-attend sa Pope inauguration? kasi ayaw nya sa mga Katoliko!


    DI kaya ma-usog ang mga cardinales at si francis sakaling tumuntong sa loob ng simbahan si Bnay? Kung ako ang Vatican, pagka-alis ni Bnay, palilinis ko ang buong Vatican sa Ghostbusters! :)

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    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…

    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

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    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

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    Gloria Arroyo-UNA-NO

    Joseph Estrada and his mistresses

    Guia Gomez

    Laarni ENRIQUEZ


    Rowena Gomeri Lopez




  • ztefertilizerscam10

    Enrile’s only son Jackie Enrile was a notorious killer who killed several people including alfie anido.

    Let us also not forget about Tito Sotto’s involvement in the Pepsi Paloma and Guada Guarin 1982 rape scandal.

  • jpastor

    “… he was sent by the President to Rome.”

    I think he volunteered.

  • AlexanderAmproz

    Binay should enrolled in the Franciscan order and give back all his stollen assets.
    Doing so he will not repair the damage he has done, but only show a goodwill sign helping for forgiveness.

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