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VLOG: Kid Peña claims sabotage by Binays

Mar 30, 2016 - 12:18 PM

Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña promises a Bagong Makati during his proclamation rally

Erap, Alfredo Lim hit for 'trashy' proclamation rallies

Mar 29, 2016 - 11:11 AM

The EcoWaste Coalition reminds candidates in local elections to heed the government led drive to clean up after campaign events

'DIRTY' CAMPAIGN. EcoWaste Coalition slams Joseph 'Erap' Estrada for not keeping his proclamation rally in Manila clean. Photo from EcoWaste Coalition

Aquino: Shouldn't Duterte's pronouncements worry us?

Mar 29, 2016 - 8:08 AM

The President takes a swipe at Mar Roxas rivals singling out Rodrigo Duterte Grace Poe and Jejomar Binay for their supposed weaknesses

Liberal Party (LP) chairman President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his speech during the Meeting with Local Leaders at the San Fernando City Pampangga Thursday, March 16, 2016. (Photo by Lauro Montellano Jr. /Malacanang Photo Bureau)

Roxas: ’Natural' for Erap to pick Poe

Mar 28, 2016 - 8:09 PM

The administration bet is relying on former Manila mayor Alfredo Lim to help him win votes in the Philippine capital

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Lim: Erap won in 2013 due to ‘mass buying of votes'

Mar 28, 2016 - 5:22 PM

Joseph Estrada and Alfredo Lim battle it out again in the city of Manila

Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

The time Duterte had to make way for KathNiel

Feb 17, 2016 - 3:42 PM

The strict schedule followed during Duterte s proclamation rally factors in the time slot of hit teleserye Pangako Sa Yo

Can Naga City produce a VP? Leni Robredo in sentimental kick-off

Feb 12, 2016 - 8:48 AM

Leni Robredo’s 2016 campaign won’t be easy It will also see her in a similar battle as in 2013: against scions of well entrenched political families

SENTIMENTAL KICK-OFF. Mar Roxas and his running mate, Leni Robredo, at a campaign sortie. File photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

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Feb 11, 2016 - 12:02 PM

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Feb 10, 2016 - 12:49 PM

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Marcos best president if not for dictatorship – Duterte

Feb 10, 2016 - 12:00 PM

Kung hindi lang siya naging diktator na matagal pinaka the best na presidenteng dumaan Marcos says Duterte admitting his admiration for the former president s economic programs

'BEST PRESIDENT.' Rodrigo Duterte says President and dictator Ferdinand Marcos had good food security programs. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Duterte launches campaign: If I make a promise, I'll do it

Feb 10, 2016 - 10:27 AM

I will do it even if I lose my life my honor and even the presidency says Duterte during his proclamation rally offering his political will as his best asset

TRUE CHANGE. The tandem of Rodrigo Duterte and Alan Peter Cayetano launch their campaign from Tondo, Manila on February 9, 2016. Screenshot from Rappler video

Avoid suffering, choose ‘experienced’ Binay – Enrile

Feb 10, 2016 - 9:42 AM

Kung palpak ‘yang pangulo na ‘yan maraming Mamasapano ang mangyayari sa ating bansa says Senator Juan Ponce Enrile taking a swipe at President Benigno Aquino III

ALL-OUT. Senator Juan Ponce Enrile (wearing glasses on screen) is fully supporting the candidacy of Vice President Jejomar Binay. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Who will be the next PH president? Tight race begins

Feb 10, 2016 - 7:00 AM

In emotion charged proclamation rallies in Manila and the provinces 5 aspirants who want to succeed President Benigno Aquino III woo voters with promises of better lives

In Capiz and Iloilo, Roxas and Robredo hit the ground running

Feb 10, 2016 - 2:42 AM

Administration standard bearer Mar Roxas along with running mate Leni Robredo kick off the 2016 campaign season in Roxas City Capiz and Iloilo City Iloilo

Poe relives FPJ movie lines in campaign launch

Feb 10, 2016 - 12:23 AM

Poe says drama is part of her reality and real life

Sen. Grace Poe starts her presidential bid at Plaza Miranda in Manila. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

'President' Binay to give benefits, scrap income tax for the poor

Feb 09, 2016 - 11:49 PM

Binay promises to continue and expand the Aquino administration s 4Ps program

FULL TEXT: Miriam Santiago: I'll jail all pork barrel thieves

Feb 09, 2016 - 11:30 PM

Read the full text of presidential candidate Miriam Defensor Santiago s proclamation speech in Batac Ilocos Norte on February 9

'WHOLE-HEARTED SUPPORT.' At their proclamation rally in Batac, Ilocos Norte, on February 9, 2016, presidential candidate Miriam Defensor Santiago (right) says a 'young and idealistic' vice president that is Ferdinand Marcos Jr should be in charge if something happens to her as president. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

FULL TEXT: Jejomar Binay: 'Bukas, ginhawa sa bawat pamilyang Pilipino'

Feb 09, 2016 - 10:45 PM

Read the full speech of Vice President Jejomar Binay at the United Nationalist Alliance proclamation rally in Welfareville Mandaluyong City on February 9

UNA STANDARD-BEARER. Vice President Jejomar Binay delivers his speech before 30,000 supporters in Welfareville, Mandaluyong City on February 9. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Grace Poe: Yes, my life is 'full of drama' like most Filipinos

Feb 09, 2016 - 10:28 PM

As she launches her presidential campaign Poe uses the very criticism her opponents have thrown at her – she can identify with those who suffer pain hardships and judgment

Sen. Grace Poe starts her presidential bid in Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila on Feb. 9, 2016

Roxas, Robredo unveil platform: Freedom from hunger, fear

Feb 09, 2016 - 10:18 PM

Mar Roxas and Leni Robredo say their 3 point platform has one theme: freedom

FULL TEXT: Mar Roxas: 'Tagumpay ng bawat pamilyang Pilipino'

Feb 09, 2016 - 10:06 PM

Read the full text of Liberal Party standard bearer Mar Roxas proclamation speech at the Capiz Gymnasium in Roxas City Capiz on February 9

CONTINUITY. Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas (left) promises to continue the programs of his party mate and endorser President Benigno Aquino III during his and vice presidential bet Leni Robredo's (right) proclamation rally in Roxas City, Capiz on February 9, 2016. Photo by Rey Baniquet/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

FULL TEXT: Grace Poe: Ipaglalaban ko ang mga may hugot

Feb 09, 2016 - 8:18 PM

Read the full text of the proclamation speech delivered by presidential candidate Grace Poe at Plaza Miranda Manila on February 9

'GOBYERNONG MAY PUSO.' Senator Grace Poe promises to a presidency that will address the everyday concerns of ordinary Filipinos during her proclamation rally at Plaza Miranda in Manila on February 9, 2016. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Binay: ‘This is the eve of our freedom from poverty’

Feb 09, 2016 - 7:58 PM

UPDATED At the United Nationalist Alliance proclamation rally Vice President Jejomar Binay vows to end the income tax payment of workers earning P30 000 or less if elected president

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Visibly weak Miriam Santiago shows up with pick up lines

Feb 09, 2016 - 7:09 PM

Diagnosed with lung cancer the presidential aspirant attends her first out of town campaign sortie

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Feb 09, 2016 - 6:38 PM

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Youth on Santiago-Marcos launch: Most competent tandem

Feb 09, 2016 - 6:27 PM

Although online response to their tandem is generally positive some voters raise questions on Santiago s health and Marcos link to martial law

Youth on Santiago-Marcos launch: Most competent tandem. Photo courtesy of the Santiago campaign.

VLOG: Miriam Santiago woos Ilocano vote to launch campaign

Feb 09, 2016 - 5:41 PM

But she flies back to Manila right after

Mar Roxas: 'No one can stop us'

Feb 09, 2016 - 2:36 PM

Hindi tayo magpapatalo sa manloloko at higit sa lahat hindi magpapatalo sa mga magnanakaw ruling Liberal Party standard bearer Mar Roxas says at the administration coalition proclamation rally

ADMINISTRATION TANDEM. Former interior secretary Mar Roxas and Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo rally their supporters in Capiz on February 9, 2016. Photo from Leni Robredo's Twitter page

Comelec warns bets: Spending meter starts running

Feb 09, 2016 - 1:30 PM

The Comelec starts monitoring candidates expenses as the campaign season officially begins on February 9

Miriam to Ilocanos: If something happens to me, Marcos to take charge

Feb 09, 2016 - 12:53 PM

The tandem of Miriam Defensor Santiago and Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr launches in Marcos country – Batac Ilocos Norte

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Feb 09, 2016 - 12:18 PM

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'Shared bets' Lacson, Recto: Only for 'Daang Matuwid'

Feb 09, 2016 - 11:54 AM

The 2 senatorial bets join the ruling coalition in its campaign kick off in Roxas City

Duterte denies being a 'spoiler' candidate for Binay

Feb 09, 2016 - 10:30 AM

While the Davao City mayor admits Binay is competent in some aspects he says the vice president carries the baggage of corruption

ANTI-CORRUPTION. Rodrigo Duterte says he doesn't carry the weight of corruption allegations, unlike rival candidate Jejomar Binay. Photo by Jansen Romero

Comelec faces crisis as campaign season begins

Feb 09, 2016 - 9:43 AM

Commissioner Christian Lim warns that the Comelec might need to postpone the May 9 national and local elections in a few areas

NEW PROBLEM. The Commission on Elections faces a new crisis that prompted a poll commissioner to warn about the postponement of the May 9 elections in a few areas. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

LP Senate sweep? ‘Unlikely,’ says campaign manager

Feb 09, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Still Marikina Representative Miro Quimbo hopes for a repeat of the 2013 senatorial polls where the ruling party’s bets won 10 out of 12 seats

Duterte: Kissing women on lips a ‘mistake’

Feb 09, 2016 - 8:30 AM

The presidential bet however says he won t refrain from kissing women on the cheek during public events: That s my character

IN TARLAC. The tandem of Rodrigo Duterte and Alan Peter Cayetano talk to farmers in Concepcion, Tarlac. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Campaign period for nat'l bets starts Feb 9, so what?

Feb 09, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Here are important things you should know For instance campaigns of candidates seeking national positions run for 90 days and end May 7

Grace Poe maintains lead in January Laylo survey

Feb 09, 2016 - 12:59 AM

In the survey released on February 9 the start of the campaign period Vice President Jejomar Binay and administration standard bearer Mar Roxas are tied for 2nd place

Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

OVP media chief resigns to campaign ‘full-time’ for Binay

Feb 08, 2016 - 8:55 PM

Joey Salgado is now the communications director of Vice President Jejomar Binay s presidential campaign team

COMMS DIRECTOR. Joey Salgado has been a long-time spokesperson for Vice President Jejomar Binay. File photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Poe, Escudero to launch campaign in Plaza Miranda on Feb 9

Jan 21, 2016 - 1:07 PM

Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon have the biggest number of voters and it will be more convenient for national media to cover campaign manager Ace Durano tells Rappler

SEN. GRACE POE/OCTOBER 29, 2015  Sen. Francis "Chiz" Escudero and Sen. Grace Poe together with Senatorial Candidates at Club Filipino in San Juan City.  CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/ARNOLD ALMACEN

Lim calls Erap drunk, liar in LP rally

Apr 01, 2013 - 10:55 PM

Incumbent Manila mayor Alfredo Lim responds to attacks from his rivals during his campaign launch for re election He calls Estrada a liar a drunk and a plunderer Natashya Gutierrez reports

LIARS. Manila Mayor Alfredo Lim calls his opponents liars in his proclamation rally on Monday, April 1. Photo from RAPPLER/Franz Lopez

Rappler Newscast | April 1, 2013

Apr 01, 2013 - 8:54 PM

Estrada and Lim launch candidacy as Manila Mayor South Korea says it will retaliate against any provocation by North Korea

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Feb 14, 2013 - 2:37 PM

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UNA proclamation rally

Aquino: How can they support me if they backed Arroyo?

Feb 13, 2013 - 8:12 AM

On the proclamation rally of Team PNoy President Aquino endorses his candidates and questions the rival ticket s supposed reform agenda

CAMPAIGNS BEGIN. The Team PNoy rally at the Plaza Miranda

Common candidate? Escudero says UNA kept him out of loop

Feb 12, 2013 - 9:47 PM

Sen Chiz Escudero is the only candidate without a tarpaulin set up at the United Nationalist Alliance proclamation rally in Cebu because he did not send a representative

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Feb 12, 2013 - 3:52 PM

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Supporters flood Plaza Miranda for Team PNoy proclamation

Feb 12, 2013 - 1:23 PM

Supporters come in hordes to show their support to President Benigno Aquino III and his administration slate

Aquino at proclamation rally: This is my team

Feb 12, 2013 - 12:57 PM

President Benigno Aquino III slams the United Nationalist Alliance UNA in the proclamation rally of his coalition Team PNoy at Plaza Miranda on Tuesday February 12

Team PNoy bets turn to own gimmicks before big rally

Feb 12, 2013 - 10:55 AM

Candidates of Team PNoy kick off the official start of the campaign period for national candidates with their own gimmicks but will all be united with President Benigno Aquino III at the slate s proclamation rally

CAMPAIGN LAUNCH. Re-electionist Sen Alan Peter Cayetano and former Akbayan Rep Risa Hontiveros visit a market in Tondo to launch their campaign. Photo from the office of Sen Alan Peter Cayetano.

Team PNoy all set for proclamation rally

Feb 11, 2013 - 1:36 PM

The proclamation rally of Team PNoy is scheduled to take place in Plaza Miranda Wednesday February 12 with President Benigno Aquino III expected to set the tone of the campaign