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English Publication Date: Sunday, April 24, 2016 Source: Manila Bulletin
The five presidential candidates will be sharing one stage for the last time, facing off for the final leg of the Commission on Elections’ Pili Pinas 2016 presidential debate series.
English Publication Date: Saturday, April 23, 2016 Source: Inquirer
In an interview on Friday in Alaminos City, Binay said he would take a day off on Saturday to prepare for the last presidential debates to be hosted by ABS-CBN and Manila Bulletin and organized by the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
English Publication Date: Saturday, April 23, 2016 Source: Inquirer
The parade will involve fisherfolk leaders, civil society groups and marine conservation advocates who want the candidates to include their sectors in their proposed government agenda and address the poverty in coastal communities and the...
English Publication Date: Saturday, April 23, 2016 Source: Inquirer
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is still busy campaigning a day before the third and final presidential debate in Pangasinan on Sunday.
English Publication Date: Saturday, April 23, 2016 Source: Philippine Information Agency
Col. Christopher Abrahano, Dagupan chief of police, said at least 700 police and armed forces personnel including volunteers have been employed for the event's security, peace and order.
English Publication Date: Saturday, April 23, 2016 Source: The Manila Times
MALACAÑANG (Presidential Palace) on Saturday urged the public to watch the final presidential debate, slated for Sunday, in order to know more about the candidates running in the May 9 elections for the highest office in the land.
English Publication Date: Saturday, April 23, 2016 Source: Inquisitr
Viewers can watch the third Philippines presidential debate live online and see the candidates in what will be their final pitch to voters before next month’s election.
English Publication Date: Thursday, April 21, 2016 Source: PhilStar
The third and final Commission on Elections-initiated presidential debate, which will have a town hall format, will give opportunities for ordinary Filipino citizens to ask questions to the presidential aspirants.
English Publication Date: Friday, March 25, 2016 Source: Rappler
If it’s any indication, the Bilang Pilipino SWS (Social Weather Stations) Mobile Survey of March 22, 2016 showed that of the 35% who said they preferred Senator Grace Poe as president, 25% also voted for her before the debate.
English Publication Date: Sunday, March 27, 2016 Source: The Inquirer
Without any doubt, last week’s presidential debate, the second in the series authorized by the Commission on Elections, was a watershed in Philippine politics.