Five out of six leading candidates for the presidency came together virtually on Friday, February 4, for the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas-hosted Panata sa Bayan: The KBP Presidential Candidates Forum.
Make better sense of the platforms, issues, and positions taken by presidential bets Vice President Leni Robredo, Senator Panfilo Lacson, Senator Manny Pacquiao, Manila Mayor Isko Moreno, and labor leader Leody de Guzman during the forum, and what former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr.’s absence may mean with the help of Rappler’s team of reporters, editors, and thought leaders.
In the Running is the continuation of Rappler’s coverage of the 2022 national elections. In this edition hosted by senior reporter Bea Cupin, editor-at-large Marites Vitug, columnist and editorial consultant John Nery, regional coordinator Inday Espina-Varona, resident economist JC Punongbayan, senior reporter Lian Buan, and multimedia reporter Sofia Tomacruz unpack the issues candidates discussed – or skipped over – the first time they occupied the same virtual room together.
Bookmark this page to catch the stream go live on Friday at 12:30 pm. – Rappler.com