presidential endorsement - updates

Rappler's latest stories on presidential endorsement


Mar Roxas is swimming against the tide of history

Aug 06, 2015 - 9:29 AM

Roxas needs to get his mojo back He should not rely solely on President Aquino s endorsement or the narrative of continuity

After Aquino: Good governance and the succession dilemma

Aug 04, 2015 - 10:50 AM

Throughout the past 3 decades presidential endorsements have rarely changed the dynamics of the elections which was more determined by popularity in benign cases or outright vote rigging as allegedly the case in 2004

FULL TEXT: Mar Roxas acceptance speech

Jul 31, 2015 - 2:08 PM

Ako si Mar Roxas tinatanggap ko ang hamon ng ating mga Boss: Itutuloy palalawakin at ipaglalaban ang Daang Matuwid

President Benigno S. Aquino III formally endorses Interior and Local Government Secretary Manuel Roxas II as the standard-bearer of the ruling Liberal Party (LP) in the 2016 Presidential elections during the “A Gathering of Friends” at the Cory C. Aquino Kalayaan Hall of the Club Filipino in Greenhills, San Juan City on Friday, July 31, 2015. Photo by Benhur Arcayan/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Mar Roxas: The long road to endorsement

Jul 31, 2015 - 7:07 AM

Liberal Party president on leave Manuel Roxas II launches his presidential bid on Friday July 31 His biggest lesson from 2010? Don t take things for granted

2016 RUN. File photo of Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II courtesy of the DILG

Mar Roxas: Game changer?

Jul 30, 2015 - 9:39 PM

The President’s endorsement of Mar Roxas simplifies the political equation He becomes the new center of political gravity

#AnimatED: Spectacle of Aquino indecision

Jul 20, 2015 - 9:00 AM

The stakes are high in the 2016 elections President Aquino cannot waver any longer

The Scrum: The weight of a presidential endorsement

Jul 17, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Would it really help a presidential candidate?

CHINESE HERITAGE. The ancestors of President Benigno Aquino III come from Hongjian village in Zhangzou, a Fujian province in China. Malacañang file photo

Countdown: Aquino meets with Mar Roxas about 2016

Jul 10, 2015 - 6:49 PM

The meeting comes a day after the President spent 4 hours with Senator Grace Poe to discuss the 2016 elections

MEETING SOON. President Benigno Aquino III (right) and Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II (left) will soon discuss the next police chief, the Palace says. File photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

The Scrum: When a president betrays a friend

Jul 03, 2015 - 8:33 PM

Would the 1998 scenario of Fidel Ramos and Renato de Villa happen today between the President and standard bearer in waiting Mar Roxas?

CAMPAIGN TRAIL. Renato de Villa on the last day of campaigning for the May 1998 elections. File photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

The politics of presidential anointment

May 26, 2015 - 11:00 AM

The key to victory in 2016 is a still popular president endorsing a popular candidate

Aquino: Next president should continue reforms

May 01, 2014 - 4:01 PM

President Benigno Aquino III gives the unsolicited advice two days after Vice President Jejomar Binay topped an independent poll on potential presidential aspirants