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Cebuano supporter on her vote for Roxas: 'I want continuity'

Apr 29, 2016 - 12:05 PM

Liza Morga a 56 year old Cebuana clings to Liberal Party standard bearer Mar Roxas promise to continue the Aquino administration s flagship poverty alleviation program the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program

WARM WELCOME. Cebuano supporters of the Liberal Party (LP) warmly welcome presidential candidate Secretary Mar Roxas during the campaign rally held at Capitol Site, Cebu City on Wednesday, April 27. Photo by Apple Grace Danuco/Rappler

PODCAST: Karina David on harnessing ‘people power’ for Roxas campaign

Dec 04, 2015 - 11:32 AM

Rappler editor at large Marites Danguilan Vitug talks to David about the non conventional track of the Roxas campaign its nuances and how it works

Roxas, Robredo visit Lando-hit areas: ‘No politics, just help’

Oct 21, 2015 - 7:30 AM

The standard bearer of the Liberal Party and his running mate avoid wearing the campaign s trademark yellow but political undertones of their visit to Nueva Ecija remain

‘NO POLITICS.’ Mar Roxas and Leni Robredo avoid wearing their campaign yellow in a visit to evacuation centers in Cabanatuan City, but a campaign jingle plays in one of the stops. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Rodrigo Duterte: Mar Roxas should not be president

Oct 16, 2015 - 7:41 PM

2nd UPDATE I might just refuse to campaign for him the Davao City mayor says referring to Roxas whose camp he accuses of resorting to black propaganda

'HURT.' Rodrigo Duterte says he was hurt by a rumor he had throat cancer, a rumor that he says came from Mar Roxas' camp. File photo by Karlos Manlupig

LP Negros Occidental chair no-show during Roxas sortie

Sep 04, 2015 - 8:20 PM

Representative Alfredo Benitez is reportedly disappointed that Mar Roxas has thrown his support behind Governor Marañon Jr without consulting LP members

MR. PALENGKE. Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II hugs a vendor during his visit to the Talisay City public market in Negros Occidental, Friday morning, September 4, 2015. Photo by Marchel P. Espina/Rappler

Mindanao barangay officials take ‘oath’ to support ‘Daang Matuwid’

Sep 02, 2015 - 9:27 PM

Barangay officials from Mindanao say they are endorsing a program not a person – a campaign line actually thought up by the Liberal Party

'HUWAG KANG MAGNAKAW.' Village officials from Mindanao wear uniform shirts with an anti-corruption print as they pledge support for the platform of Liberal Party standard-bearer Manuel Roxas II on September 2, 2015.

On a scale of 1 to 10, terror threats are just 3 – Duterte

Jun 30, 2014 - 7:37 PM

Still Davao City responds with the highest form of security measures the mayor says ‘If you will fart we will immediately know it’

NOT TO CAUSE ALARM. Interior Secretary Mar Roxas (right) holds a press conference on June 29 on what the local and national governments are doing to counter terror threats. Karlos Manlupig/

Palace: Revilla meeting not meant to influence Corona trial

Jan 20, 2014 - 9:15 PM

Presidential spokesman Coloma says the President only wanted to verify with Revilla if interest groups were pressuring him to acquit the Chief Justice in 2012

No CCTV at NAIA-3: The past catches up again

Dec 21, 2013 - 12:26 PM

It s just the tip of the ice berg Takenaka Corporation knows the building and can finish the work faster than a newcomer but negotiators have played hardball

Gutter politics: The worst catfights of 2013

Dec 21, 2013 - 9:30 AM

Who cares about elections a corruption scandal and the world’s worst typhoon? Politicians took black propaganda catfights and politicking to an all time low

Beemers for police cars? DILG opens bidding

Jun 19, 2013 - 8:09 PM

Interior Secretary Mar Roxas meets with executives of Mitsubishi Honda Toyota Kia and BMW about the PNP s plan to purchase 2 500 patrol cars

Roxas warns PNP vs serving as politicians' bodyguards

Jan 14, 2013 - 8:27 PM

Interior Secretary Manuel Mar Roxas vows to punish Philippine National Police personnel who will break rules on providing security to politicians during the election period

Week after Cebu Gov suspension: charges, chaos and cash

Dec 29, 2012 - 4:18 PM

A week after the suspension of Cebu Gov Gwendolyn Garcia tensions rise both camps face charges and the province is reportedly suffering from a cash flow problem

'RULE OF LAW.' Embattled Cebu Governor Gwen Garcia cites the rule of law in defying her suspension order but her critics say that's exactly what she is violating in refusing to stand down.

Gwen Garcia won’t step down

Dec 19, 2012 - 5:02 PM

UNA: DILG’s Mar Roxas doing a ‘Gloria Part 2’ harassing political opponents