Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, Feb 1-7

MANILA, Philippines – (11th UPDATE) A week before the start of the official campaign period for national positions on February 9, candidates for president and vice president are combing areas with the biggest voting populations.

For the week of February 1-7, they are scheduled to go around Metro Manila and to nearby Central Luzon and Southern Luzon. There was also a trip to Bicol early in the week.

Interestingly, Grace Poe, one of the leading presidential bets, does not have any sorties lined up for this week. On Tuesday, February 2, the Supreme Court hears oral arguments for the 3rd day on her disqualification cases.


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Friday, February 5


Sunday, February 7

This page was constantly updated throughout the week as advisories from candidates and groups that support them came in.