2016 Philippine polls - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2016 Philippine polls


LP to drop Robredo for VP? Not true, says coalition

Feb 26, 2016 - 7:47 PM

Amid rumors that the Liberal Party plans to drop vice presidential bet Leni Robredo because of her poor survey numbers the Daang Matuwid coalition says they are behind her 110

FULL SUPPORT. The Daang Matuwid coalition denies rumors that the Liberal Party was planning to drop vice presidential bet Leni Robredo because of her survey numbers. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

How to repeat 2013: Robredo volunteers say authenticity is key

Feb 12, 2016 - 5:00 PM

Leni Robredo is gunning for the vice presidency with a grassroots campaign strategy Her supporters include veteran political strategists

PERSONAL APPROACH. Liberal Party vice presidential bet and Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo speaks before members of civic societies and volunteer groups at the Provincial Capitol in Bacolod City. Photo by Marchel P. Espina/Rappler

Duterte 'morally obligated' to run as president

Sep 23, 2015 - 6:46 PM

He has his reason [why he does not want to run] but we think they are not sufficient What will prevail is his moral obligation to serve the country says the lead convenor of the Brotherhood for Duterte

DUTERTE FOR PRESIDENT? A multi-sectoral group calls for Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to run as president in the 2016 polls. Photo by Buena Bernal/Rappler