senatorial elections 2013 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on senatorial elections 2013


UNA to PNoy: Crack down on LP operators

May 09, 2013 - 5:35 PM

UNA calls on President Aquino to crack down on supposed operators of his party who may exploit weaknesses in the automated elections system and cheat

Cynthia Villar: The facts behind the memorable ad

May 04, 2013 - 12:40 PM

Mrs Villar s main catch phrase is catchy and captures the zeitgeist of the masses hanep which means awesome in street lingo and buhay which means life Hanepbuhay itself is a clever play on the word hanapbuhay which means livelihood

WASTE, AN OPPORTUNITY. Senatorial candidate Cynthia Villar's livelihood programs make use of waste as raw materials.

Recto: Team PNoy sweep in Batangas hard, but we will try

Feb 13, 2013 - 5:18 PM

Campaign manager Franklin Drilon wants a 12 0 win in the vote rich province but Batangueño Sen Ralph Recto says that s a tall order

Grace Poe up, Cynthia Villar down in survey

Jan 28, 2013 - 10:45 AM

UPDATED Grace Poe Llamanzares jumps from rank 20 to within the 10 11 range in the latest survey of the Social Weather Stations

Grace Poe, daughter of action star Fernando Poe Jr., at the Bayan endorsement press conference. Photo by Dennese Victoria 8 Nov 2012.

This time, Migz Zubiri wants untainted victory

Jan 15, 2013 - 4:24 PM

Resigning in 2011 was not retreating but advancing in another direction that is a clear and clean victory in 2013

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Comelec OKs Senate bid of late filer

Dec 04, 2012 - 5:36 PM

Caught in heavy traffic the Bangon Pilipinas bet failed to file his COC on time

LATE FILER: Israel Virgines is the latest senatorial candidate approved by Comelec. Photo from Bangon Pilipinas website

Day 1: 20 senatorial bets file COCs

Oct 01, 2012 - 7:15 PM

Day 1 of the filing of certificates of candidacy is done