Chiz-Heart poster catching attention

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THE POSTER of senatorial candidate Francis Escudero and his girlfriend Heart Evangelista

LEGAZPI CITY— With the recent controversy involving him, his girlfriend Heart Evangelista and her parents, this poster of Bicolano Senator Francis Escudero is catching the eye of some passersby along Rizal Street in Barangay (village) Sagpon here.

The black-and-white poster, which is about the size of a one-fourth cartolina, has a photo of Escudero and Evangelista, and the text “Chiz binayaan an Kabikolan. P2 billion nakuang pork barrel pero nawalat na gutom an mga Bikolano (Chiz neglected Bicol. Got P2-billion pork barrel but left the Bicolanos hungry).”

It also has a drawing of a kneeling skeleton on its left side and a devil carrying a pig on the opposite side.

A worker from a nearby maker of sportswear, who refused to be identified, said he did not notice when the poster was placed on the wall, which is just a few steps away from  Bicol University.

According to him, it was the only one he saw in the area. No other similar poster was seen in the main road from downtown Legazpi to the university, which has a distance of around 5 kilometers.

On Friday, the Team PNoy senatorial candidates visited this city for a sortie. However, Escudero, a native of Sorsogon province, was not seen.

Escudero has also made himself scarce in other Team PNoy sorties in the other areas of Albay between Friday and Saturday.

Present were Sonny Angara, Koko Pimentel, Alan Cayetano, Jamby Madrigal, Ramon Magsaysay, Cynthia Villar and Risa Hontiveros.

Bam Aquino was represented by his brother, Paul Victor, while Loren Legarda was represented by her son, Leandro Leviste. Antonio Trillanes and Grace Poe were also absent.

On Thursday, Escudero briefly appeared during a gathering of local Liberal Party (LP) candidates in Naga City but left before President Aquino came to proclaim the LP bets in Camarines Sur.

While speaking before local LP bets, Escudero acknowledged he was “at the center of a controversy” but did not talk about it.

He instead asked the party’s local candidates for their support despite the controversies. Compared to the other Team PNoy senatorial candidates, Escudero has also one of the fewest tarpaulins and posters seen in this city. With reports from Mar Arguelles and Juan Escandor Jr., Inquirer Southern Luzon

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  • doncleo

    Tanong ko lang:Bilang senador, ano ba ang performance ni Chiz Escufero sa senado? Bilang Bicolano, ano naman ang performance nya sa Bicol?

  • bugoybanggers

    He need not to concentrate much for BICOL, who cares if he is a Bicolano. The important here he serve the entire country. Masyado na kayong regionalistic, diyan tayo mag kakawatak-watak kung puro kaprobinsya na lang ang aatupagin at parating priority.

  • ShibumiNinja

    Vote Wisely
    the voters get the government that they well deserve
    be fastidious with the people you put on your ballot
    your future life is shaped by that ballot.

  • DonkeyKong1

    fewest tarps and posters!? punta lang kau sa makati, parang lahat ng taxi nandyan ung mukha nya at bawal pa yan ha!

    • ARIKUTIK

      Escudero is a Cheat.

  • AriannaDraws

    The guy is literally scum. I have never disliked a candidate this much…. he hardly does anything, gets a good portion of pork barrel funds, does stuns like this chiz-heart business and still high in surveys? please vote wisely, PH deserves to move up in the world with the rest….

    • BonnieBailey9

      well said. I hope all of this controversies make a lot of people realize how a waste it would be to vote for him….

  • Carmoney

    grabe talaga hahaha chiz-heart scandal tapos ito? wala na talaga si chiz….

  • Hey_Dudes

    It’s all about character. Right now, the more this senator remains vague, arrogant, self centered and lacking simple courtesy to fellow countrymen, no matter the prospect of him being an effective legislator, voters need to think many times if they should vote for someone who seems to only care about himself.

  • ARIKUTIK

    The poster had painted it right. Escudero is a thief. A pig wallowing in mud inside the bosom of innocent girl.

    Escudero got nothing but sweet talks of a cheating heart. Swindling tongue of a disrespectful drunkard.

  • Marcos5

    Keep voting fools….you’ll end up suffering in the end. Bicol Region Vote Wisely Next.

  • Vin

    Hay kawawang heart… nadamay pa… is it the beginning of the end of their careers?

  • david

    aangal angal eh binoboto rin naman mga kandidatong walang silbi. kasalanan ng 10 beses ang bomoto sa kandidatong corrupt. kaya wag na umangal dahil sala lahat yan ng mga botanteng walang pakialaman sa bansa maliban sa punuan ang sikmura at bulsa nila tuwing eleksyon.

  • resortman

    Hahaha…nagigising na ata mga kabayan kong Bicolano….!!

  • kelly

    tapos na si Chiz sa election…..nadali san linggong pag ibig,
    sabi nga nila masyado daw nagpasikat si escudero hindi pa nga nakarating sa opis ng vice pres. nag sisigaw ng gawin daw niyang first lady si Heart ayon nadali sa sariling bibig
    butata….pag natalo yan sa election sigurado sisihin niya ang pamilya ni Heart.

  • hosay

    chiz is not stupid enough to share his 2 billion pork barrel, bottom line he fool the Filipino masses. sorry, you elected him

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Charles-Lynel-F-Joven/685946584 Charles Lynel F. Joven

    the guy’s just using Heart for publicity purposes..what an idiot..don’t vote for fools like CHiz..!

  • Simplify1

    The Evangelista controversy does not in anyway diminish the support of pinoys who have been behind Chiz consistently. The Chiz haters today are the same haters even without the evangelista incident. The incident merely became their rally point to showcase their dislike for Chiz. Sorry to say, the more educated pinoys can easily see a black propaganda as they appear… .

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