Tolentino, Bong Revilla grateful for endorsement of bishops’ group
By: Marie P. Ruiz
Senatorial Candidates Francis Tolentino and Bong Revilla expressed their gratitude to the Independent Bishops conference of the Philippines(IBCP) for endorsing their candidacies.
The two are among the 12 senatorial bets endorsed by the IBCP, which is composed of 187 bishops of various Christian groups all over the country.
Tolentino was the only candidate who attended the endorsement rally.
He said “With the support of different religious organizations, nagpapasalamat po tayo sa kanila, lalong-lalo na doon sa malalaking grupo.”
Meanwhile, Revilla in a Facebook post said….”Maraming maraming salamat po sa Independent Bishops Conference of the Philippines sa inyong pagsuporta! God bless the Philippines!.”
The other candidates endorsed by the IBCP are Bong Go, Bato de la Rosa, Bam Aquino, Mar Roxas, Imee Marcos, JV Ejercito, Nancy Binay, Cynthia Villar, Koko Pimentel and Pia Cayetano.