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Palace defends Abaya, Roxas on ‘electioneering’ issue

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DOTC Secretary Joseph Abaya  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Malacañang on Tuesday said Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II and Transportation Secretary Joseph “Jun” Abaya should be given the benefit of the doubt after being accused of early campaigning.

Posted: April 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Roxas accused of using aid-giving to campaign for 2016

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Local Government Secretary Manuel Roxas II. INQUIRER.net file photo

Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II was roundly criticized on Monday, for appearing to use the government’s rehabilitation of Super Typhoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan)-stricken areas to boost his candidacy in the 2016 presidential elections where he has been touted to be the ruling Liberal Party’s standard bearer.

Posted: April 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

MILF: 2016 polls crucial to success of Mindanao peace process

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President Benigno S. Aquino III huddles with Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), led by its chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim, for a group photo souvenir during the Courtesy Call at the President’s Hall of the Malacañan Palace on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Photo by Ryan Lim/Malacañang Photo Bureau

The next president of the country must be able to nurture the gains of the peace process that the administration of President Benigno Aquino has achieved with Moro rebels to ensure continued security and stability in Mindanao.

Posted: March 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Palace: Aquino has no final choice yet for 2016 presidential bet

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President Benigno S. Aquino III.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Malacañang downplayed on Wednesday a statement by Transportation Secretary Joseph A. Abaya that the Liberal Party would field Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II as its standard bearer in the 2016 polls.

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Abaya told: Fix MRT-LRT lines first before fixing Roxas’ 2016 bid

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Transportation Secretary Joseph Abaya and Local Government Secretary Manuel A. Roxas II. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Transportation Secretary Joseph Abaya should spend more time fixing Metro Manila’s jam-packed and broken down trains instead of setting up the 2016 presidential bid of Interior and Local Government Secretary Manuel A. Roxas II.

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Santiago on presidential bid: ‘I already have a job’

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Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago rejected on Wednesday any presidential bid in 2016 even after her suggestion that the country should elect a female leader in the next elections.

Posted: March 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

No talk yet of LP-NP alliance for 2016 polls–Drilon

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Senate President Franklin Drilon. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Contrary to reports, the Liberal Party (LP) and the Nacionalista Party have not officially discussed any possible alliance in 2016, Senate President Franklin Drilon said Tuesday.

Posted: March 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Binay’s VP: Gov. Vilma Santos-Recto or Senator Estrada

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Jejomar Binay with Jinggoy Estrada

Reaffirming his intent to seek the highest national post, Binay on Friday confirmed that Sen. Jinggoy Estrada and Batangas Gov. Vilma Santos-Recto were among those being considered to become his running mate.

Posted: March 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Senator Estrada most likely to be Binay’s VP bet in 2016, says Nancy

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Senator Nancy Binay. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Sen. Jinggoy Estrada is in a favored position to clinch the running mate berth in Vice President Jejomar Binay’s anticipated presidential ticket in 2016, according to Binay’s daughter, Sen. Nancy Binay.

Posted: March 4th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Binay: I left PDP-Laban due to disunity in party

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Vice President Jejomar Binay. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Problems with the leadership in his party prompted Vice President Jejomar Binay to move out and form a new one to launch his presidential bid in 2016.

Posted: March 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Raising campaign spending limits, online voting among poll reforms eyed for 2016

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Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Commission on Election officials called on Congress on Monday to consider putting in place reforms that could help secure further the integrity of the polling process, especially during the 2016 presidential elections.

Posted: February 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Binays prepare for more legal low-blows as 2016 polls near

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Vice President Jejomar Binay. FILE PHOTO

Already, Vice President Jejomar Binay and his family are bracing for the “low-blows” against him in the run-up to the 2016 presidential elections.

Posted: February 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Lacierda believes Aquino’s 2016 endorsement is lethal

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Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda: A board member of any GOCC can receive only up to P3 million annually, including bonuses and per diem. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Whoever President Benigno Aquino III will endorse for 2016 will most likely win. At least that’s what the Palace said in response to whether the accusations being hurled against the President were meant to discredit him.

Posted: January 22nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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