Jamby Madrigal - updates

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'Mas magaling ka pa sa scriptwriter ng Game of Thrones': Aguirre grilled in Senate for fake news

Aug 31, 2017 - 7:05 PM

Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II defends himself by saying he receives reliable information which are the basis for his media statements

GRILLED. DOJ Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II is grilled for his questioned media statements during the Senate hearing of the DOJ's 2018 budget on August 31, 2017. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

NUJP to Aguirre: Media won't be scapegoats for your 'lies'

Jun 09, 2017 - 11:36 AM

Trying to blame others for your blunders unmasks you as a mean spirited coward the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines tells Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II

UNDER FIRE. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II is under fire from media for claiming he was misquoted on reports that he linked opposition lawmakers to the Marawi siege.  File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Does Justice Secretary Aguirre believe in fake news?

Feb 25, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Aguirre seems set to hold the record for a Philippine justice chief with the most number of unsubstantiated public pronouncements at a given time

Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Jamby Madrigal demands apology from Aguirre for 'malicious' allegation

Feb 24, 2017 - 10:35 AM

3rd UPDATE I hope Secretary Aguirre isn t losing his marbles He is not supposed to be in the business of peddling conspiracy theories much less engaging in character assassination says the former senator accused of bribing inmates to help Senator Leila de Lima

APOLOGY DEMAND. Former senator Jamby Madrigal says Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II should be more discerning of the information he peddles to the public

Sotto, Lacson still lead senatorial poll

Mar 17, 2015 - 7:47 PM

Sotto and Lacson also led Pulse Asia s November 2014 survey of senatorial preferences indicating unchanged voter choices in March 2015

LEADING THE PACK. Senator Tito Sotto and Rehabilitation Secretary Ping Lacson top the recent Pulse Asia survey for senatorial preferences for the 2016 polls.

Sotto, Lacson top senatorial bets for 2016 – Pulse Asia

Dec 10, 2014 - 8:12 PM

12 more individuals have a statistical chance of winning in the 2016 senatorial polls according to Pulse Asia s November 2014 survey

LEADING THE PACK. Senator Tito Sotto and Rehabilitation Secretary Ping Lacson top the recent Pulse Asia survey for senatorial preferences for the 2016 polls.

Drilon: Binay, Estrada brands made 12-0 difficult

May 27, 2013 - 12:15 PM

Campaign manager Drilon attributes loss of Team PNoy s 3 bets partly to the established Binay Estrada brand names

WATCHING THE SENATORS. Sen Franklin Drilon has offered advice to the senatorial slate throughout the campaign as Team PNoy's campaign manager. Photo by Rappler.

PNoy to Jun, Risa, Jamby: Don't lose heart

May 22, 2013 - 11:35 PM

At the Team PNoy victory party President Benigno Aquino III asked that his 3 senatorial bets who didn t make the cut continue to serve the country in their own capacity

PNoy shoots last-minute TV ad for Magsaysay

May 09, 2013 - 6:58 AM

No less than Malacañang offers to shoot a TV ad of President Aquino endorsing Jun Magsaysay a final push to get the former senator into the winning circle

EMBRACING AGE. Sen Ramon "Jun" Magsaysay Jr says his age offers sagacity and experience. Photo by Franz Lopez.

Wear it to win it: Senate bets and fashion sense

May 07, 2013 - 7:00 AM

These 9 senatorial candidates seem to be making more than a fashion statement with their campaign outfits

CAMPAIGN FASHION. What is their fashion sense and look trying to tell us?

Last stretch: What do Risa, Jun, Jamby plan to do?

May 01, 2013 - 8:18 AM

Risa Hontiveros Jun Magsayay and Jamby Madrigal are pulling all stops to make the Magic 12 with help from Team PNoy

Aquino: Salceda still backs Team PNoy

Apr 30, 2013 - 1:58 PM

President Aquino says Salceda told him he was just being extra hospitable to UNA

‘EXTRA HOSPITABLE.’ Albay Gov Joey Salceda explains to President Benigno Aquino III that he was just being “extra hospitable” to UNA candidates who visited Albay over the weekend. File photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

Binay: Unlike Team PNoy, no empty stage for UNA

Apr 19, 2013 - 6:00 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay says unlike Team PNoy UNA senatorial bets will not allow their leaders to campaign on their own

PNoy left with just one bet in Iloilo sortie

Apr 10, 2013 - 7:32 PM

No less than President Benigno Aquino III was in Iloilo to push for his senatorial slate but only one former senator Jamby Madrigal accompanied him

VISAYAS VISIT. President Benigno Aquino III endorses his slate in Capiz, where he was joined by 3 candidates. Malacañang Photo Bureau

Mayors' sons fight for Parañaque's top post

Apr 06, 2013 - 8:13 AM

The sons of outgoing Mayor Florencio Bernabe Jr and former Mayor Pablo Olivarez are up against each other in Parañaque City

IT'S THE SONS' TURN. After their fathers slugged it out in the 2010 local posts, Congressman Edwin Olivarez and Councilor Benjo Bernabe will battle in the mayoral race in Parañaque City. Images from their respective Facebook pages

Aquino revs up attacks on rivals in Laguna

Apr 05, 2013 - 3:24 PM

President Aquino visits vote rich Laguna a second time where he slams local candidates of the opposition

More celebs endorse Team PNoy bets

Apr 03, 2013 - 6:32 PM

Various candidates of the administration slate enjoy endorsements from singers actors and TV hosts as campaign heats up

CHIZ FOR CHANGE. Chiz Escudero emphasizes need for change in campaign video. Screenshot from Escudero's video "Ang Pagbabago."

Aquino says Manila doesn't need fixing

Apr 01, 2013 - 8:52 PM

President Aquino campaigns for Manila Mayor Alfredo Lim and running mate Lou Veloso

LIM ON PNOY. The Dirty Harry says he would rather be endorsed by a president with a clean reputation. Photo by Jerald Uy

#PHvote quotes: Pols hit below the belt

Mar 16, 2013 - 8:45 AM

The past week has candidates turning personal indicating a more heated race in the run up to the May polls

Aquino brings tailender bets to Pangasinan

Mar 15, 2013 - 7:19 PM

Team PNoy s campaign manager says Pangasinan with 1 65 million voters is good exposure for Jamby Madrigal Ramon Magsaysay Jr Risa Hontiveros and Sonny Angara

IMPORTANT STOP. Team PNoy visits Pangasinan, which has the third largest voters' population among provinces. Photo by Adrian Portugal

Jamby Madrigal: Unafraid to pick a fight

Mar 09, 2013 - 3:54 PM

Jamby Madrigal prides herself in being a fighter but this same aggressive nature is what turns off other voters

Jamby backtracks on blaming volunteers

Feb 28, 2013 - 2:57 PM

Senatorial bet Jamby Madrigal who drew flak for an illegal online game claims she isn t hiding behind her volunteers

Team PNoy to Comelec: We'll abide but focus on other issues too

Feb 25, 2013 - 7:23 PM

Team PNoy spokesperson Miro Quimbo says the coalition will abide by the laws of the Comelec but asks the poll body not to lose sight of other election issues

Aquino bets face poll offense

Feb 25, 2013 - 5:51 PM

President Aquino s senatorial ticket faces a potential election offense over an illegal poster

#PHvote quotes: iPads and mix-ups

Feb 23, 2013 - 10:54 AM

Rappler s compilation of quotable quotes from Week 2 of the campaign period

Jamby blames volunteers for iPad gimmick

Feb 20, 2013 - 8:06 PM

This would mean her volunteers bought an iPad which costs up to P37 000 without the candidate knowing it

Lively spirits lift Team PNoy in Dumaguete

Feb 20, 2013 - 12:13 AM

Unable to come to Dumaguete because of strong rain the President says he will still arrange for a visit in the future

With most of the candidates unable to attend because of the bad weather, candidates Jamby Madrigal, Bam Aquino, and Grace Poe still managed to represent the administration-endorsed coalition.

iPad gets Aquino bet in trouble

Feb 19, 2013 - 6:20 PM

Comelec threatens to disqualify a senatorial candidate who engaged in apparent illegal campaigning on social media

Social Media wRap: #PHvote and Harlem Shake

Feb 17, 2013 - 1:32 PM

A deluge of crazy advertisements for the 2013 elections the Super Bowl XLVII and Valentine s Day holiday dominated social media in the 1st half of the month

Jamby on 'Pinky' issue: I can relate

Feb 15, 2013 - 10:15 PM

Former Sen Jamby Madrigal whose sexuality has been questioned in the past offers words of advice and support to Sen Ping Lacson

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.

Senate race: Still no LP in Magic 12

Feb 08, 2013 - 2:40 PM

The survey may not have captured possible impact of Team PNoy ad

Madrigal's TV ad: JaJaJaJamby is a fighter

Feb 06, 2013 - 2:56 PM

Liberal party candidate Jamby Madrigal stuck with familiar themes from her 2010 campaign in her first 2013 TV ad

JAMBY FOR THE POOR. Senatorial candidate Jamby Madrigal emphasized her focus on helping the poor in her latest TV ad. Screenshot from YouTube.

Can Aquino sell his senators?

Jan 29, 2013 - 9:35 AM

And can the 3 Liberal Party flagbearers catch up?

Shooting Aquino's 'senators'

Jan 23, 2013 - 1:53 PM

One of the best performers was 74 year old former Senator Jun Magsaysay who finished his shoot in less than 30 minutes

Senate bets aid campaign with COC monikers

Oct 08, 2012 - 10:09 PM

From Cynthia Misishanepbuhay to Benigno Bam candidates choose nicknames to boost name recall

Madrigal, Jamby

Oct 06, 2012 - 3:41 PM

Maria Ana Consuelo “Jamby” Madrigal is a former senator She ran a failed presidential bid in 2010

Jamby: Not 'guilty' to be LP's pick

Oct 04, 2012 - 5:22 PM

She underwent a fair process when the Liberal Party picked her for the President s rainbow coalition says senatorial hopeful Jamby Madrigal

Bam Aquino, Jamby officially join LP

Sep 28, 2012 - 9:56 PM

Three days before the filing of Certificates of Candidacies senatorial hopefuls Bam Aquino and Jamby Madrigal took their oaths to become part of the ruling Liberal Party

Jamby in; Joel, Erin out of LP slate

Sep 24, 2012 - 7:19 PM

A week before the filing of Certificates of Candidacies COCs the administration slate is nearly complete