PH vice president on corruption: ‘Empty claims’ fit for a ‘circus’

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After 5 Senate hearings on alleged corruption in Makati City when he was mayor, Vice President Jejomar Binay made a televised addressed, where he answered the claims of his and his family’s critics and political rivals “point by point.” Basically denying that a city hall construction and other projects and supplies in his city were overpriced for his benefit, he said these allegations would not stand in court and were good only for the ‘circus-like’ Senate probe presided by politicians who have openly expressed their intention to seek higher office like he does in 2016.

Read the full story on Rappler. See for yourself as well if Binay answered the allegations sufficiently by reading and listening to his full speech.

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