2022 Philippine Elections

[WATCH] On The Campaign Trail with John Nery: The substitution circus

Rappler
Politicians taking advantage of the substitution loophole – is this now politics as usual? Or is the whole substitution circus proof of democratic decay?

In a special episode of On The Campaign Trail, veteran journalist John Nery sits down with Rappler’s regional coordinator Inday Espina-Varona and senior reporters Bea Cupin and Lian Buan to make sense of the chaotic past few days.

Politicians taking advantage of the substitution loophole – is this now politics as usual? Or is the whole substitution circus proof of democratic decay?

Also joining the special episode is a civil society representative who knows what’s at stake for the Dutertes: Mags Maglana is running for Davao City 1st District representative against House Deputy Speaker Paolo Duterte.

Watch On The Campaign Trail on Monday, November 15, at 8 pm. – Rappler.com