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Inquirier.net
Honasan: Protect Aquino from ‘political backlash’ after his term endsmade the statement of support for Aquino even as he led a failed coup attempt a
Honasan: Protect Aquino from ‘political backlash’ after his term ends
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
made the statement of support for Aquino even as he led a failed coup attempt against Aquino’s mother former President Cory Aquino during her administration. “Let’s protect the outgoing president from any partisan political backlash,” Honasan... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Honasan brushes off low survey ratings1986 Edsa revolt, Honasan also led a series of failed coup attempts against the
Honasan brushes off low survey ratings
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
1986 Edsa revolt, Honasan also led a series of failed coup attempts against the administration of then President Corazon “Cory” Aquino which started in 1987. Honasan planned the deadliest coup attempt in Dec. 1989 when soldiers tried to attack... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
A country at the crossroadsafter renouncing her American citizenship, could still pull an upset to become
A country at the crossroads
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
after renouncing her American citizenship, could still pull an upset to become the country’s third woman president after Cory Aquino and Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. Poe and Liberal Party vice presidential hopeful Leni Robredo could set a precedent... Read more
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The Manila Times
Wage hikes under Aquino smallest since 1990sover Fidel Ramos’ six years. The P77.00 increase was “also only slightly more
Wage hikes under Aquino smallest since 1990s
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
over Fidel Ramos’ six years. The P77.00 increase was “also only slightly more than the P12.79 per year over the term of Cory Aquino,” Ibon said. It added that the NCR minimum wage increased P154 over Arroyo’s term, P52 over Estrada’s, P80 over... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Last 2 minutesAs we now know, that didn’t stop the Aquino bandwagon that was largely propelle
Last 2 minutes
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
As we now know, that didn’t stop the Aquino bandwagon that was largely propelled by sympathy over the demise of Mrs. Cory Aquino. According to a reliable pollster, he projects the mayor’s numbers to surge another five to 10 points in all... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The promisemany of us. We were given hope. We believed that the best person to make this h
The promise
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
many of us. We were given hope. We believed that the best person to make this hope a reality was the only son of Ninoy and Cory Aquino—two respected icons of democracy. Many of us thought that we should hand over the presidency to the reluctant... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Letting ‘Mons’ speak for herselfof the woods, here are portions of that speech: “I am not new to public servic
Letting ‘Mons’ speak for herself
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
of the woods, here are portions of that speech: “I am not new to public service.” In fact my first job was working for Cory Aquino in Malacanang right after the EDSA Revolution. It wasn’t an easy job. Not at all glamorous (RTVM: Radio/TV... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Leni as GloriaArroyo beat Poe and started to serve an elected six-year term, she ran afoul of
Leni as Gloria
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Arroyo beat Poe and started to serve an elected six-year term, she ran afoul of her former backers, led by the sainted Cory Aquino and the Makati Business Club. And so Gloria had to spend her last six years in office fighting off Cory and the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
From the Center with Rolly Espinaby presidential candidate, Mar Roxas and vice-presidentiable, Leni Robredo brou
From the Center with Rolly Espina
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
by presidential candidate, Mar Roxas and vice-presidentiable, Leni Robredo brought back memories of the yellow fever when Cory Aquino sought the support of the Filipino people against dictator, Ferdinand Marcos. Almost everyone had a yellow shirt... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiagot left behind by supposed tail-enders. I recall that when President Fidel Ram
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
got left behind by supposed tail-enders. I recall that when President Fidel Ramos ran for the post, he had President Cory Aquino behind him, but he didn't seem so hot as a candidate. And yet he won that election. Of course there is someone... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A management teacher’s take on the presidential electionsfunction where she recently gained experience. (Raise your hand if you think it
A management teacher’s take on the presidential elections
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
function where she recently gained experience. (Raise your hand if you think it was an easy ride for former President Cory Aquino and for the outgoing president to earn public trust in their executive leadership capabilities.) Hence, I would... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
From the Center with Rolly Espinasupport of his own uncle, Danding Cojuangco, who then had a voice in the NPC. B
From the Center with Rolly Espina
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
support of his own uncle, Danding Cojuangco, who then had a voice in the NPC. But the clincher was the death of President Cory Aquino and the backing of the Catholic faith that gave Pnoy the presidency. Duterte and the other candidates have been... Read more
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Philboxing
PhilBoxing.com >> News >> Columns >> Eddie Alinea: KULELAT NA NAMAN ANG ATLETANG PILIPINOni Pangulong Quezon, Manuel Roxas, Jose Laurel, Elpidio Quirino, Ramon Magsaysa
PhilBoxing.com >> News >> Columns >> Eddie Alinea: KULELAT NA NAMAN ANG ATLETANG PILIPINO
Philboxing / Posted 7 days ago
ni Pangulong Quezon, Manuel Roxas, Jose Laurel, Elpidio Quirino, Ramon Magsaysay, Diosdado Macapagal, Ferdinand Marcos, Cory Aquino, Fidel Ramos, Joseph Estrada at Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. Tanging ang pamamahala lamandg ni Presidente Noynoy ang... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Popularity versus money machinewent for BS Aquino, who surveys said was leading because of sympathy for BS Aqu
Popularity versus money machine
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
went for BS Aquino, who surveys said was leading because of sympathy for BS Aquino after the death of former President Cory Aquino. In other words, Santa Banana, history will repeat itself. It has been said that while there’s a national... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -tried, imprisoned, convicted and pardoned. Erap nearly won the presidency a sec
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 7 days ago
tried, imprisoned, convicted and pardoned. Erap nearly won the presidency a second time, but for the death of the sainted Cory Aquino that catapulted her son to Malacanang. Again, Santayana’s damnation is upon us: We are a nation that cannot,... Read more
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Rappler
Tax cuts as campaign promise? Overhaul tax system, economists sayeverything we could sell, all our big-ticket items, like the Philippine Airline
Tax cuts as campaign promise? Overhaul tax system, economists say
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
everything we could sell, all our big-ticket items, like the Philippine Airlines, were sold during the time of [President] Cory [Aquino]," she said in a mix of English and Filipino. Introducing new taxes Presidential candidates have yet to... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Ideological gangrenerepression.” Again, have these criers of Never Again ever bothered to look bac
Ideological gangrene
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
repression.” Again, have these criers of Never Again ever bothered to look back that many of them were killed during the Cory Aquino administration when supposedly freedom and democracy have been restored? Did these so-called victims of human... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Crabswe face. This was the antithesis of the campaign of divisiveness, vilification
Crabs
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
we face. This was the antithesis of the campaign of divisiveness, vilification and vengefulness associated with the rule of Cory Aquino and then her son. The other side of this rule of divisiveness and vilification was executive incompetence. The... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Here we go againwere statistically tied at 20 percent. The son of former Senator Ninoy and the
Here we go again
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
were statistically tied at 20 percent. The son of former Senator Ninoy and the recently deceased iconic former President Cory Aquino would eventually win the May 10 election by garnering 42 percent of the votes. President Erap would get 26... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Is Duterte unstoppable?their support for her. In a national election, it takes about a month to trans
Is Duterte unstoppable?
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
their support for her. In a national election, it takes about a month to transmit that kind of message. Even the death of Cory Aquino in August 2009 took about two months in voters’ minds to sink before a groundswell developed to propel her son BS... Read more
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Asian journal
Human rights abuses under Cory as bad as dictator’s record, according to Marcos critics’ own datastatistics in his book published in 1989, in order to point out that human righ
Human rights abuses under Cory as bad as dictator’s record, according to Marcos critics’ own data
Asian journal / Posted 12 days ago
statistics in his book published in 1989, in order to point out that human rights abuses had not at all subsided even when Cory Aquino assumed power until 1988, the last year for which data was available. “International groups, such as Amnesty... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte comment goes internationalthe remark made in the heat of anger during the prison riot/hostage taking happ
Duterte comment goes international
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
the remark made in the heat of anger during the prison riot/hostage taking happened during the time of the late President Cory Aquino. The latest survey results from Pulse Asia, however, show the PDP-Laban candidate maintaining his position as... Read more
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The Manila Times
The symptoms of an insane countrydefend its Constitution, execute its laws, do justice to every man, and consecr
The symptoms of an insane country
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
defend its Constitution, execute its laws, do justice to every man, and consecrate myself to the service of the Nation.” Cory Aquino was a disaster; Fidel Ramos was a calamity; Erap Estrada was a coupled disaster; Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo was a... Read more
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Rappler
As Roxas campaigns in Leyte, Martin Romualdez makes amendsthe wife of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos. The LP’s chairman, President Be
As Roxas campaigns in Leyte, Martin Romualdez makes amends
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
the wife of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos. The LP’s chairman, President Benigno Aquino III, is the son of Ninoy and Cory Aquino – among the late Marcos’ staunchest political rivals. The local government and the national government,... Read more
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Rappler
The Scrum: Roxas, Binay and the political machineLakas-Kampi-Christian Muslim Democrats. A strong anti-corruption sentiment and
The Scrum: Roxas, Binay and the political machine
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
Lakas-Kampi-Christian Muslim Democrats. A strong anti-corruption sentiment and an unexpected twist of fate, the death of Cory Aquino, propelled her son, Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III, to the presidency. It was only in 2004 when the machine whirred... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Presidential politics and reflected glorycandidacy, Rep. Leni Robredo was a substitute for Grace Poe, who wanted to be p
Presidential politics and reflected glory
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
candidacy, Rep. Leni Robredo was a substitute for Grace Poe, who wanted to be president. Leni’s candidacy is like that of Cory Aquino, without the martyrdom experience. She suffered the same grief of a widow to a promising politician. Jesse... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The rape of democracyare arrested, jailed and denied liberties, without charges. Farmers have no fut
The rape of democracy
Manila Standard Today / Posted 14 days ago
are arrested, jailed and denied liberties, without charges. Farmers have no future if the president is a haciendera (like Cory Aquino) or haciendero (like BS Aquino III). If you cannot be employed, you resort to crime and drugs. A P5 rugby will... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Three weeks to goare local. The difference between losing and winning is determined at the local
Three weeks to go
Manila Standard Today / Posted 14 days ago
are local. The difference between losing and winning is determined at the local level. I saw this in 1992 when the late Cory Aquino, as an outgoing President, threw her support behind Fidel V. Ramos as against then popular Miriam Santiago and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Can Duterte still be saved?and by any means whatsoever, get “elected,” her term is likely to bring back th
Can Duterte still be saved?
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
and by any means whatsoever, get “elected,” her term is likely to bring back the season of coup attempts that dogged the Cory Aquino administration from 1986 to 1992, just because of the wide perception that she was not legitimately elected... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Catch Duterte by his gaping mouthrecalled that the incident happened in 1989, when convicts in the Davao Penal C
Catch Duterte by his gaping mouth
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
recalled that the incident happened in 1989, when convicts in the Davao Penal Colony took hostages. He said then President Cory Aquino ordered him to go there as head of the regional peace and order committee. He said his negotiation with the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Vulgar’ Digong taunts criticsthen President Corazon Aquino had ordered him to resolve the two-day standoff a
‘Vulgar’ Digong taunts critics
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
then President Corazon Aquino had ordered him to resolve the two-day standoff at the jail immediately and peacefully. “Cory Aquino prevented me from killing them, but those sons-of-bitches beat me to it [raping the Australian missionary]. I’m... Read more
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The Manila Times
Aquino’s arrogant ad hominem presidencyBinay, who marched at EDSA, has publicly rejected the very idea. Aquino should
Aquino’s arrogant ad hominem presidency
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
Binay, who marched at EDSA, has publicly rejected the very idea. Aquino should remember, too, that his mother, President Cory Aquino, tried to use people power against the Philippine Senate during its vote on the renewal of the Philippines-US... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Groundswellresulted in the Noynoy Aquino presidency which was fuelled by a sympathy vote f
Groundswell
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
resulted in the Noynoy Aquino presidency which was fuelled by a sympathy vote for the passing of his mother, ex-President Cory Aquino. This time, support galvanized from the bottom, strengthened by volunteers and loyal supporters. We can look at... Read more
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The Manila Times
Human rights abuses under Cory as bad as dictator’s record – Marcos critics’ own datastatistics in his book published in 1989, in order to point out that human righ
Human rights abuses under Cory as bad as dictator’s record – Marcos critics’ own data
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
statistics in his book published in 1989, in order to point out that human rights abuses had not at all subsided even when Cory Aquino assumed power until 1988, the last year for which data was available. “International groups, such as Amnesty... Read more
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Sun Star
Kris Aquino campaigns for Roxas, Robredosi Leni Robredo." In a recent Instagram post, Aquino said she supports Robredo
Kris Aquino campaigns for Roxas, Robredo
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
si Leni Robredo." In a recent Instagram post, Aquino said she supports Robredo as she sees her mother, the late President Cory Aquino, in the congresswoman. "I believe in her sincerity. I admire her humility. I respect her desire to give true... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Nasty twiststo run in the 2010 election but was stopped on the track by an event he never s
Nasty twists
The Daily Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
to run in the 2010 election but was stopped on the track by an event he never saw coming – the death of democracy icon Cory Aquino. Forced by circumstance to recalibrate his political plan, Roxas instead slid to the vice presidency where at... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Philippines' Pericles and Draco, donde estas ahora?Martial Law architect Juan Ponce Enrile. Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. was t
Philippines' Pericles and Draco, donde estas ahora?
The Daily Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
Martial Law architect Juan Ponce Enrile. Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. was the lone casualty of the President Cory Aquino-blessed administration senatorial ticket that nearly scored a sweep (Enrile bumped off Defensor for the 24th... Read more
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Inquirier.net
After 30 years of rivalry, UP political orgs unite vs BongbongBenigno Aquino III, son of the late democracy icons former Senator Benigno “Nin
After 30 years of rivalry, UP political orgs unite vs Bongbong
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
Benigno Aquino III, son of the late democracy icons former Senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. and former president Cory Aquino. He also attributed his topping of surveys to Filipinos’ acceptance of his campaign message of “unity.” But for... Read more
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The Manila Times
Who else but Bongbong Marcos?dams, irrigation and hydroelectric and other infrastructure facilities than wer
Who else but Bongbong Marcos?
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
dams, irrigation and hydroelectric and other infrastructure facilities than were built by all his predecessors combined. Cory Aquino spent twice that amount in only six and a half years and left nothing but a few flyovers. Her son PNoy misused... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Laundered reputationwho was removed from office by Sec. Luis Santos for the former’s participation
Laundered reputation
The Daily Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
who was removed from office by Sec. Luis Santos for the former’s participation in the attempted coup against Pres. Cory Aquino. While the court was hearing his case, Aguinaldo was reelected governor by a landslide margin. The SC found... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Hypocrisies in the 1987 Constitution, 2THE 1987 CONSTITUTION, PART 2: Aside from the hypocritical provision on agraria
Hypocrisies in the 1987 Constitution, 2
Zamboanga Today / Posted 20 days ago
THE 1987 CONSTITUTION, PART 2: Aside from the hypocritical provision on agrarian reform, the 1987 Constitution of the then Cory Aquino government also contains a useless and empty section which, though it promises to destroy political... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
A display of People’s exasperationus who covered the people power rally in the same Freedom Park in 1986, and for
A display of People’s exasperation
Negros Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
us who covered the people power rally in the same Freedom Park in 1986, and for us who also covered the first visit of Cory Aquino after the people’s revolution in Dumaguete, we say the crowd of Duterte could easily match the crowd that came to... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
When the CROWD became THE newsare not known to be gracing political rallies unless it was the People Power Re
When the CROWD became THE news
Negros Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
are not known to be gracing political rallies unless it was the People Power Revolution of 1986, or the arrival of Cory Aquino after the revolution, or the launching of the PNoy presidency in 2010 when the Freedom Park was full packed. We... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Hypocrisies in the 1987 Constitution, Ithem---in this space later. Let us first go to the provision on agrarian reform
Hypocrisies in the 1987 Constitution, I
Zamboanga Today / Posted 22 days ago
them---in this space later. Let us first go to the provision on agrarian reform, or the centerpiece program of the then Cory Aquino government which was loudly trumpeted by her and her allies. Here is the first sentence of that provision under... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Binay: I know ‘truth’ about Noynoy AquinoPresident Benigno Aquino III (right) and Vice President Jejomar Binay. INQUIRER
Binay: I know ‘truth’ about Noynoy Aquino
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
President Benigno Aquino III (right) and Vice President Jejomar Binay. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO Vice President Jejomar Binay turned cryptic on Monday saying he knew the “truth” about President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III after the Chief Executive said... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Multiple Intelligence Award encourages youth to make a difference in societyunderstanding of other points of view. The MI Interpersonal Intelligence Awarde
Multiple Intelligence Award encourages youth to make a difference in society
Manila Standard Today / Posted 23 days ago
understanding of other points of view. The MI Interpersonal Intelligence Awardees through the years are President Corazon “Cory” Aquino in 2005, Congressman Sonny Belmonte in 2007, entrepreneur Cecilio K. Pedro in 2009, Quezon City Mayor Herbert... Read more
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Pilipino Star
#Journeyto30 Shoulder-to-shoulder with Uncle Samand manufacturing companies from different countries. Closing the American bas
#Journeyto30 Shoulder-to-shoulder with Uncle Sam
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
and manufacturing companies from different countries. Closing the American bases was a thorn on the side of the Cory Aquino administration. It hoped to extend the bases’ stay in the country after the expiration in 1991 of the Military... Read more
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The Manila Times
Speaker Jose “Joe” de Venecia: the President who never wasbe President in the first day of office will never learn till the end of his te
Speaker Jose “Joe” de Venecia: the President who never was
The Manila Times / Posted 25 days ago
be President in the first day of office will never learn till the end of his term.” He is right. Philippine presidents from Cory Aquino to Pnoy Aquino did not know how to be president, the first day they were in office. Thus, they have plunged the... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino, Roxas endorse Arroyo ally in Zambaleshe is a reliable person.) “Siya ang dahilan kung bakit nabigo ang mga coup att
Aquino, Roxas endorse Arroyo ally in Zambales
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
he is a reliable person.) “Siya ang dahilan kung bakit nabigo ang mga coup attempts noong panahong ang aking ina na si Cory Aquino ang president,” he added. “Hindi s’ya marunong magsinungaling at kung ano ang binitawan n’yang salita ay asahan... Read more
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Mong Palatino
Mong Palatino » Blog Archive » Presidential hopefuls in the Philippinesof the Liberal Party, but gave way to now-president Benigno Simeon Aquino in 20
Mong Palatino » Blog Archive » Presidential hopefuls in the Philippines
Mong Palatino / Posted 27 days ago
of the Liberal Party, but gave way to now-president Benigno Simeon Aquino in 2009, after the death of his mother, President Cory Aquino prompted a surge in support. Roxas ran for vice president alongside Aquino, but lost. Despite this, Roxas served... Read more
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