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How senatorial candidates voted on RH bill

Rappler.com
6 senatorial candidates voted in favor of the RH bill; 5 were against it

MANILA, Philippines – Is the Reproductive Health bill an election issue? Hard to say if one looks at the votes of senatorial candidates running in the May 2013 elections.

Based on the tally of votes for the measure, 6 senatorial bets were in favor the RH bill while 5 were against it.

Both chambers of Congress passed the bill on final reading on Monday night.

Here’s a breakdown of how the senatorial bets voted:

HOW THE SENATORIAL CANDIDATES VOTED ON THE RH BILL

YES

NO

Senator Alan Peter Cayetano

Senator Francis Escudero

Senator Loren Legarda

Aurora Rep Juan Edgarda “Sonny” Angara

Cagayan Rep Juan “Jack” Ponce Enrile Jr

Bayan Muna Rep Teodoro Casiño

Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III

Senator Gregorio Honasan II

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV

San Juan Rep JV Ejercito

Zambales Rep Milagros “Mitos” Magsaysay

 

– Rappler.com