IN PHOTOS: Stars at Grace Poe's miting de avance
MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Two days before the national elections, celebrities for presidential candidate Grace Poe trooped to Plaza Miranda in Manila on Saturday, May 7, for her miting de avance. (IN PHOTOS: Stars at Rodrigo Duterte's miting de avance)
Carmina Villaroel, Giselle Sanchez, Allan K, Ruby Rodriguez, and Epy Quizon hosted the event.
Senatorial candidates Vicente Sotto III and Edu Manzano also came on stage to tell the audience why they should vote for them in the Senate.
Actress Susan Roces and Poe's family were also in Plaza Miranda to show support.
Poe's sister Lovi Poe and Heart Evangelista, wife of her running mate senator Chiz Escudero are also present.
Comedian Boobay as well as Salbakuta also entertained the audience.
Audrey Zubiri, wife of senatorial candidate Juan Miguel Zubiri, was also at the miting de avance.
Superstar Nora Aunor also showed at Plaza Miranda.
Another senatorial candidate, Manila vice mayor Isko Moreno also spoke before the crowd.
Screenwriter Bibeth Orteza was also present.
Singers Daryl Ong and Angeline Quinto also performed. Aicelle Santos and Maricris Garcia were also present during the miting de avance.
Niño Muhlach and son Alonzo are also at Plaza Miranda.
Ogie Alcasid performed his song for Poe.
On Friday, May 6, Poe declined a meeting with Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas, who made an invitation for a unity talk through a press conference. It was in accordance with President Benigno Aquino III's statement that rival candidates should join forces to prevent the victory of survey front runner Rodrigo Duterte.
Poe quickly said, that she and Roxas "have nothing to discuss." She declined in 2015 the offer of Aquino and Roxas for her to be Roxas' running mate.
The front runner for a long time, Poe is the second leading candidate in surveys. – Rappler.com
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