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Mar Roxas, Grace Poe go solo to kick off senatorial bids

Feb 12, 2019 - 7:35 PM

Mar Roxas begins the official campaign period in Roxas City, Capiz, while Grace Poe leads a feeding program for public school students in Quezon City

#PugadBaboy: Future candidates

May 21, 2016 - 5:00 AM

Miting de avance day: Duterte, Roxas, Poe, Santiago hashtags trend

May 07, 2016 - 9:48 PM

Hashtags for 4 out of the Philippines 5 presidential candidates make an impact on Twitter on the last day of campaigning

Palace: Poe didn't put much thought into 'very serious' Roxas appeal

May 07, 2016 - 3:20 PM

Malacañang also says the call for unity is not a desperate move as it gives a voice to those who are against a potential dictatorship

HASTY DECISION? Malacañang says presidential bet Grace Poe was quick to shut down the offer of administration standard-bearer Manuel Roxas II to talk about a partnership against front-runner Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte.

Unite vs dictator? Mini-dictatorships persist in provinces

May 07, 2016 - 2:31 PM

The strategy now seems to turn the last two days of the campaign into the classic good vs evil story or voting for democracy over dictatorship

#PHVote Top of the Hour | 07 May 2016, 1PM

May 07, 2016 - 12:50 PM

The Commission on Elections tells presidential candidates: votes are not transferrable The Duterte camp says Roxas’ invitation to a united front is the “frantic call of a man on the verge of defeat ” Vice Presidential candidate Leni Robredo explains why she’s done better than her running mate

Robredo: 'Not enough time' for alliance talks vs Duterte

May 07, 2016 - 12:37 PM

I laud Secretary Mar for reaching out but of course that will be all up to both of them if they would in fact agree on something I think we don t have enough time to make all these happen

ALLIANCE TALKS? Liberal Party vice presidential bet Leni Robredo says there's not enough time at this point in the campaign to make an alliance work against Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by Pat Nabong/Rappler

Aquino, Roxas, Poe and bungled invitations

May 07, 2016 - 8:31 AM

President Aquino s proposed alliance talks is such a throwback He s back again to bringing Mar Roxas and Grace Poe to work for one goal – an effort that was once a major failure

SWS poll, Palparan on Duterte, Marcos vs Aquino | 12PM wRap

May 06, 2016 - 12:22 PM

Watch Rappler s 12PM newscast with Zak Yuson

The Standard poll, Donald Trump, PH election lessons | 12PM wRap

May 05, 2016 - 1:27 PM

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#PHVote Top of the Hour | 04 May 2016, 7PM

May 04, 2016 - 7:12 PM

Duterte still enjoys an 11 point lead in latest poll Robredo overtakes Marcos Transgender politician poised for historic win

Amid bank controversy, Duterte keeps survey lead

May 04, 2016 - 1:02 AM

The ABS CBN poll conducted by Pulse Asia covers the time Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte was accused of not declaring a bank account that contained more than P200 million in deposits

POLL LEADER. Rodrigo Duterte remains the survey front-runner in the April survey of ABS-CBN-Pulse Asia. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Bicol politicians promise 1M votes for Duterte

Apr 30, 2016 - 9:25 AM

Several candidates for major local positions even local rivals in the region have formed One Bicol for Duterte 2016

ONE BICOL. Bicol politicians join Rodrigo Duterte and Alan Cayetano in a rally 10 days before elections. They form One Bicol for Duterte 2016 and vow to deliver 1 million votes. Photo by Rhaydz Barcia/Rappler

Renato Corona, Zambales LP bets, China’s warning | 12PM wRap

Apr 29, 2016 - 11:54 AM

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Expanding PhilHealth benefits: Where will presidential bets get the money?

Apr 26, 2016 - 9:00 AM

PhilHealth President Alex Padilla welcomes proposals to expand benefits but he says revenues from the sin tax law alone won t be able to sustain these promises

SWS survey, China’s reclamation, Anthony Bourdain | 6PM wRap

Apr 25, 2016 - 6:48 PM

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#PHVote: Who can clinch Pangasinan?

Apr 24, 2016 - 10:28 AM

All 5 presidential candidates square off for the last time in the vote rich province of Pangasinan

Jenny Villegas, a balut vendor in Dagupan City. Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Connecting the candidates: What links presidential, VP bets?

Apr 24, 2016 - 9:00 AM

The roster of presidential and vice presidential bets for the 2016 elections shows how intertwined the lives of these candidates have been

All 5 presidential bets face off in Pangasinan debate

Apr 23, 2016 - 8:03 PM

The debate on Sunday April 24 follows a town hall format – questions are sourced from sectoral representatives across the country Candidates also challenge each other in a face off segment

Poe, Roxas, Santiago weigh in on controversial Canada trash

Apr 23, 2016 - 2:03 PM

Green group EcoWaste Coalition says only the 3 candidates responded to their 9 point questionnaire on wastes and toxics

Tax cuts as campaign promise? Overhaul tax system, economists say

Apr 23, 2016 - 9:00 AM

While two presidential candidates promise outright tax exemptions economists say a comprehensive overhaul is more sustainable and feasible

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Poe, Duterte, Roxas sons almost cross paths in Cagayan Valley sorties

Apr 14, 2016 - 2:25 PM

Brian Poe Llamanzares Sebastian Duterte and Paolo Roxas campaign for the presidential candidates in the same region on the same day

MOM'S CAMPAIGNER. Brian Poe Llamanzares (extrme right) tells university students in Tuguegarao City on April 13, 2016, about the 'Study Now, Pay Later' program of his mother, presidential candidate Grace Poe. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Binay on attack mode, hits Duterte, Poe, Roxas in sortie

Apr 12, 2016 - 11:00 PM

Rodrigo Duterte has challenged Jejomar Binay to a debate after the Vice President said the Davao City mayor is an executioner of poor people

Bangladesh Bank heist, Panama Papers, Will and Kate | 6PM wRap

Apr 12, 2016 - 7:13 PM

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Roxas, Robredo win in Ateneo de Manila University mock polls

Apr 11, 2016 - 10:22 PM

The results are at odds with several other recent national and university polls

UN climate deal, Binay vs Duterte, Panama’s defense | 6PM wRap

Apr 07, 2016 - 7:25 PM

Watch Rappler’s 6PM newscast with Zak Yuson

#PHVote Challenge goes to Pangasinan

Apr 01, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Join Pangasinan’s TheLeaderIWant forum on Tuesday April 12 at the University of Pangasinan the same venue of the upcoming 3rd presidential debate

Do VP bets support tax reform?

Mar 31, 2016 - 10:24 AM

Over taxation is among the primary concerns of Filipinos particularly the middle class

TALK TAX. All vice presidential hopefuls say they support lowering income tax rates.

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

Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Poe 'Invisible Girl,' Roxas 'Mister Fantastic' – Palace

Mar 21, 2016 - 6:18 PM

Sunday s presidential debate in Cebu was like watching the Fantastic Four on stage says Palace spokesman Manolo Quezon

CEBU DEBATE. Vice President Jejomar Binay, Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, Senator Grace Poe, and Mar Roxas on-stage. Screenshot from TV5

#PHVote: Debate fiasco, Marcos-Robredo ‘war’

Mar 21, 2016 - 1:43 PM

Shifting alliances mudslinging – it s been an election week of reality check for certain candidates

Pro-BBL Roxas hit for 'Muslim na mananakop' line in debate

Mar 21, 2016 - 11:37 AM

The LP standard bearer was answering a rival s insinuations that he doesn t enjoy President Benigno Aquino III s trust

ONLINE FLAK. The ruling party's standard-bearer is criticized for his use of a pejorative term during the presidential debate in Cebu City. Screenshot from the TV5 screen

Binay, Duterte want hero’s burial for Marcos

Mar 20, 2016 - 9:43 PM

Senator Grace Poe and former interior secretary Manuel Roxas II don t want dictator Ferdinand Marcos buried in the Libingan ng mga Bayani

HERO'S BURIAL? Vice President Jejomar Binay and Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte favor a hero's burial for dictator Ferdinand Marcos. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

First things first: Where should the next President start?

Mar 20, 2016 - 3:56 PM

Experts give their views on what the Philippines next leader should address in terms of disaster preparedness health corruption and education

The Scrum: Visayas voters keeping Roxas’ campaign afloat

Mar 18, 2016 - 11:04 PM

Poll numbers show how much the Visayan voters want Mar Roxas to succeed President Aquino But alas for him the smallest of the country s 3 subdivisions doesn t always get its way

Foreign investors’ angst about PH elections

Mar 08, 2016 - 8:00 AM

A foreign investor shares the concerns of the international investor community on why the best candidate for business may not win

Are the Poe and Roxas camps accusing Binay of cheating?

Mar 04, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Both Poe and Roxas deny Virgilio Garcillano is a campaign consultant Fingers however seem to be pointing at Vice President Binay

NOT MINE. Grace Poe, Mar Roxas, and Jejomar Binay all say Virgilio Garcillano, former Comelec commissioner, is not among their campaign advisers.

#AnimatED: Private planes and the murky world of campaign finance

Feb 29, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Reforms to thwart money politics are badly needed – from transparency in disclosures to enforcement of laws

Duterte wins majority vote in Xavier University mock poll

Feb 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Xavier University says they hope the polls encouraged research into the candidates profiles and active participation in the national elections

MOCK POLLS. The mock elections held in Xavier University hope to encourage more active participation in the voting process. Photo courtesy of Xavier University

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, Feb 22-28

Feb 22, 2016 - 7:30 AM

UPDATED As Manila celebrates this week the 30th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution most presidential candidates are campaigning in the provinces

Mar Roxas hits Grace Poe: Presidency is not an 'OJT'

Feb 21, 2016 - 6:15 PM

Ang pagiging pangulo ay hindi OJT Maraming nakasalalay rito May tamang panahon para sa lahat

OJT. Presidential bets Mar Roxas and Grace Poe hit each other over incompetence and inexperience issues during the first presidential debate. Photo courtesy of Comelec EID

PMA parade off limits to adopted politicians

Feb 20, 2016 - 12:23 PM

UPDATED The PMA spokesperson says that politicians who are not graduates of the academy will be given seats in the grandstand No presidential candidate however shows up

PARADE. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Rappler's January text poll: Bailiwicks of Duterte, Binay, Roxas

Feb 20, 2016 - 8:30 AM

In the bailiwicks of other presidential candidates enough people are expressing their support to drown out the voice of the Duterte fans

Who's fittest and willing to show medical records?

Feb 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Who s the fittest? Of the 5 presidential candidates two won t make their health records public while one will submit only a certification that she s well

REVEAL YOUR MEDICAL RECORDS. Senator Grace Poe challenges fellow candidates to show the public the true state of their health before election day.

Should Poe inhibit? Roxas: Not for me to comment on her conduct

Jan 10, 2016 - 8:21 PM

Presidential candidate Manuel Roxas II refuses to comment on how Senator Grace Poe should handle the Mamasapano probe

WATCH: 2015 in Moods

Dec 31, 2015 - 9:34 AM

Watch Rappler s 2015 yearender

Pulse Asia survey, 2016 budget, SpaceX | 12PM wRap

Dec 22, 2015 - 1:40 PM

Watch the 12PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

Climate change, disasters, and 5 presidential bets

Dec 11, 2015 - 1:45 PM

Who among the 5 candidates has the best platform to address global warming and natural disasters?

'Guava vs apple, duhat, durian': Ally twits Roxas' rivals in Laguna

Dec 09, 2015 - 11:02 AM

In a series of sorties in his vote rich province Laguna 1st District Representative Danilo Fernandez uses earthy humor to boost Mar Roxas’ bid

LP IN LAGUNA. Mar Roxas visits the vote-rich province of Laguna, where he badly lost in 2010. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Aquino takes potshots at presidential rivals of Roxas

Dec 04, 2015 - 5:35 PM

In a meeting with members of the Filipino community in Rome President Aquino tells voters why they should not vote for certain candidates

VOTE WISELY. President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his speech before members of the Filipino community in Rome on December 3, 2015. Photo by Joseph Vidal/ Malacañang Photo Bureau