Senator Francis Pangilinan appears to have a hard time moving on from the epic loss of the Otso Diretso senatorial slate backed by the Liberal Party (LP).
former Quezon Rep. Erin Tanada
Senator Kiko Pangilinan has resigned as president of the Liberal Party after none of the candidates the party supported won in the senatorial race.
Former senator Mar Roxas dispelled rumors he's distancing himself from Otso Diretso by campaigning for the entire slate in Cebu Sunday (April 28).
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President Rodrigo Duterte may be lashing out at Otso Diretso candidates often, but six years ago, he wanted one of them to become a senator.
Former senator Mar Roxas is avoiding attacks against President Rodrigo Duterte despite being part of the opposition slate to improve his chances of winning the senatorial race.
The strategy of Liberal Party campaign manager to package the opposition senatorial candidates as a team, called Otso Diretso, has failed big time.
Liberal Party (LP) president Kiko Pangilinan chooses to look at the glass half full as latest pre-election surveys showed Otso Diretso bets lagging behind in the senatorial race.
Actor Dingdong Dantes and ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno are among the personalities the opposition is eyeing to field in the senatorial elections next year.
With barely a month to go before the start of filing of certificates of candidacy, only two politikos are confirmed to be part of the Liberal Party's senatorial slate.
The opposition is looking to add more star power to its lackluster six-man Senate slate, with politikos courting Popular Broadcast Journalist (PBJ) and Matinee Idol (MI) to cross over to politics.
Senator Kiko Pangilinan said the opposition coalition is open to including ousted Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno in their senatorial lineup for the 2019 polls, who would be a “strong addition” to their current six-man lineup.
Ousted Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and outgoing Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales are welcome to form part of the opposition coalition’s senatorial line up for the coming 2019 midterm elections, Sen. Bam Aquino on…