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No more ‘common candidates’ for UNA in 2016

Vice President Jejomar Binay. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Senate aspirants wishing to run on the slate of Vice President Jejomar Binay in 2016 would have to make a full, firm commitment to his party and not straddle two groups, the secretary general of the United Nationalist Alliance said Saturday.

Posted: March 8th, 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 »

What about admin’s allies, asks opposition

UNA secretary general Toby Tiangco: Something fishy. SENATE POOL FILE PHOTO

When it comes to its allies, the Aquino administration continues to see no evil despite their involvement in the pork barrel scam, according to the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA).

Posted: March 2nd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

UNA man arrested for carrying high-powered firearms without licenses

INQUIRER file photo

Police and Army forces arrested Monday afternoon a Maguindanao mayoral aspirant and campaigner of the United Nationalist Alliance in last May’s national and local elections for possession of assorted high powered firearms, police said.

Posted: August 13th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

UNA to join LP majority in House

UNA secretary general Tobias Tiangco. FILE PHOTO

There’s no more trace of the election rivalry between the Liberal Party and the United Nationalist Alliance, at least in the House of Representatives.

Posted: June 26th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

3 UNA senators-elect to take oath before Binay, Enrile

Senator-elect Jose Victor Ejercito, Senator-elect Nancy Binay  and Re-elected Senator Gregorio Honasan. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Three members of the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA), who won in the last May senatorial race, will take their oaths of office on Friday.

Posted: June 26th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Pimentel hit for daring Binay to choose between UNA and PDP-Laban

Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) secretary general Toby Tiangco on Thursday slammed Senator Aquilino Pimentel III for daring Vice President Jejomar Binay to choose between UNA and Partido ng Demokratikong Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban).

Posted: June 13th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UNA wants explanation of ‘60-30-10’ pattern


Instead of telling the opposition to concede defeat in the senatorial election, the administration should ask the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to investigate the supposed “60-30-10” pattern in the returns so the public will know what really happened, the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) said on Friday.

Posted: May 25th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

UNA urged to concede Team PNoy victory to quell cheating rumors

Sen. Franklin Drilon. FILE PHOTO

Senator Franklin Drilon on Thursday called on the United Nationalist Alliance to concede Team PNoy’s election victory in order to discourage conspiracy theories and allegations of irregularity regarding the May 13 mid-term elections.

Posted: May 23rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UNA to assess midterm elections to prevent fraud in 2016—Tiangco

UNA secretary general Toby Tiangco: Two roads diverging in the woods. FILE PHOTO

The United Nationalist Alliance will not rest easy even after the proclamation of all 12 senators.

Posted: May 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Team PNoy, 9; UNA, 3

Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr. talks to five winners of the senatorial race during their proclamation on May 16, 2013 (from left), Juan Edgardo Angara, Alan Peter Cayetano, Loren Legarda, Grace Poe and Francis Escudero. The Commission on Elections on Monday, July 1, 2013, announced that the 12 newly elected senators had addressed the deficiencies in their statements of contributions and expenses, removing the stumbling block that would have delayed their assumption of office.  JOAN BONDOC

With the senatorial elections over, the final score is 9-3 in favor of the administration-backed Team PNoy coalition.

Posted: May 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Comelec to decide on motion to suspend proclamation of winning senators


The Commission on Elections (Comelec) en banc, sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC), is set to decide on the motion of the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) to suspend the proclamation of winning senators.

Posted: May 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UNA claims of manipulation ‘utterly false’, says poll contractor


The allegations by United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) spokesman Tobias Tiangco of data manipulation by Smartmatic were “completely, utterly false” according to its president.

Posted: May 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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