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Mitos Magsaysay running for Zambales representative, replacing father-in-law

Nov 29, 2018 - 10:45 PM

The suspended Olongapo mayor, Rolen Paulino, also withdraws his candidacy in favor of his son, Rolen Paulino Jr

ALLIANCE. Former 1st district congresswoman Mitos Magsaysay (2nd from right) is running for her old post. She has the support of (from left) Vice Governor Angel Magsaysay, 2nd District Representative Cheryl Deloso Montalla, and Governor Amor Deloso. Photo by Randy Datu/Rappler

Binay evades questions on Poe's SC decision

Mar 09, 2016 - 7:26 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay focuses on campaign as rival Grace Poe is allowed to run for president by the Supreme Court

Ex-senator Loi Estrada hosts lunch for Binay in Zambales

Mar 09, 2016 - 5:00 PM

It is unclear however if the wife of former president now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada is supporting Binay She tells reporters that her family is divided on the upcoming polls

HOSTING THE VP. Vice President Jejomar binay poses beside former Senator Loi Ejercito-Estrada after having lunch in her Zambales home. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Friends and foes to propel Binay's victory in Central Luzon?

Mar 07, 2016 - 2:41 PM

Will Jejomar Binay win the Kapampangan vote?

Arroyo to allies: Help Binay win

Mar 06, 2016 - 10:48 PM

UPDATED Allies of former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo predict the victory of Vice President Jejomar Binay in vote rich Pampanga because of his compassion for their provincemate

CAMPAIGNING FOR BINAY. Allies of former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo are campaigning for Vice President Jejomar Binay. (Left to right) Former Quezon representative Danilo Suarez, former Zambales representative Mitos Magsaysay, and former Candaba, Pampanga mayor Jerry Pelayo. Photos by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Junjun Binay’s ties to Supreme Court justice

May 05, 2015 - 10:35 PM

It was Estela Perlas Bernabe ponente of the Ombudsman case who administered the oath of the Makati mayor

OATH-TAKING. Makati Mayor Junjun Binay takes his oath before Supreme Court Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe, a former Makati regional trial court judge. Screengrab from Rappler video.

Gordon, homegrown Senate bets win in Zambales

May 19, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Gordon topped the senatorial polls in his home province of Zambales where 3 other senatorial hopefuls Mitos Magsaysay Ramon Magsaysay Jr JC delos Reyes hail from

Mitos first UNA bet to concede

May 15, 2013 - 7:37 PM

Mitos Magsaysay says the election is only one stage

2013 ALLIES. Zambales Rep Mitos Magsaysay will likely be named as an official senatorial candidate of Binay's coalition. File photo by Purple Romero

Money ban not feasible, effective - Binay, UNA

May 08, 2013 - 4:58 PM

A number of politicians have come out with their opinions on the election money ban

NOT EFFECTIVE. Vice President Jejomar Binay and UNA bets question the feasibility of Comelec's so-called money ban. Photo by Rappler/Ayee Macaraig

Magsaysay, Aquino get El Shaddai support

May 07, 2013 - 4:40 PM

The El Shaddai movement completed its list of endorsed candidates choosing Ramon Magsaysay Jr and Bam Aquino

SIGNIFICANT STRENGTH. Bro. Mike Velarde formally endorses Jun Magsaysay Jr. and Bam Aquino. Photo by Rappler/Jodesz Gavilan

Ex-Zambales gov Magsaysay nearly hits priest in scuffle

May 05, 2013 - 3:39 PM

During an election forum ex Zambales governor Vicente Magsaysay caused a commotion when he confronted a priest and almost hit him

Bacolod bishop: 'Uphill battle' in anti-RH campaign

Apr 28, 2013 - 10:59 AM

But the huge turnout of the anti RH rally last April 27 has inspired the Bacolod diocese says its bishop

STILL NO TO RH LAW. Anti-RH rally participants chant "Junk the RH Law" at the Bacolod City public plaza Saturday, April 27. Rappler/Gilbert Bayoran

UNA: Poverty data debunk Aquino's growth ‘spin’

Apr 24, 2013 - 6:52 PM

Citing government statistics that poverty incidence remained unchanged in years UNA questions the administration s claim that it has alleviated poverty

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

Lakas endorses Binay, Gordon, Villar, Villanueva

Apr 17, 2013 - 2:19 PM

Lakas now endorses 10 bets

File photo by Lakas-CMD

Senate bets: Expect ‘unli ads’ with SC ruling

Apr 16, 2013 - 7:53 PM

Senate bets say the Supreme Court decision favors moneyed candidates and does not level the playing field

Meet White Vote's 1st set of Senate bets

Apr 14, 2013 - 3:29 AM

The White Vote Movement has endorsed 6 senatorial candidates who are against the reproductive health law

WHITE VOTE 6. The White Vote Movement endorses 6 senatorial candidates who are against the Reproductive Health Law. Rappler/Jerald Uy

Campaigning: It’s a family business

Mar 23, 2013 - 5:34 PM

Candidates relatives are a constant presence in the campaign proving the old adage true: politics is all in the family

VLOG: UNA scales down campaign in Pablo-hit ComVal

Mar 19, 2013 - 10:43 PM

UNA is caught in an awkward position of campaigning in typhoon hit provinces

UNA on Pablo: Probe DSWD, pass land use

Mar 19, 2013 - 11:56 AM

UNA is visiting Compostela Valley one of the provinces hardest hit by Typhoon Pablo and criticized the government s response to the disaster

UNA senatorial candidate Mitos Magsaysay during a campaign sortie in Compostela Valley, March 19, 2013. RAPPLER/Ayee Macaraig

#PHvote quotes: Tempers flare up in campaigns

Mar 09, 2013 - 1:13 PM

No holds were barred for candidates as they attacked each other the Commission on Elections the President the Church heck even attacked the voters

Q and A: What’s UNA’s stand on Mindanao issues?

Mar 06, 2013 - 10:53 AM

UNA candidates voice their stand on the Mindanao power crisis the peace process and the Pablo protests

UNA sparks political fireworks in Mindanao

Mar 04, 2013 - 9:50 PM

The opposition hits the campaign trail in Northern Mindanao Are voters impressed?

Fireworks, attacks in UNA Bukidnon rally

Mar 03, 2013 - 7:27 AM

UNA holds its grandest rally in Bukidnon attacking the administration s response to the Sabah standoff

‘Why did PNoy campaign during standoff?’

Mar 02, 2013 - 2:01 PM

Zambales Rep Mitos Magsaysay says Aquino should decide whether he wants to run the country or be campaign manager of Team PNoy

What defines UNA? Not party lines

Mar 01, 2013 - 6:52 AM

UNA says wooing local leaders from other parties is a defining character of its campaign

UNA bets: Let's focus on candidates

Feb 28, 2013 - 10:57 PM

UNA says critics should focus on its senatorial candidates and not drag its top leaders in the fray

Jun Magsaysay: Heeding the call to serve

Feb 28, 2013 - 3:42 PM

One of the few politicians whose stay in the Senate was untainted by scandal Ramon Jun Magsaysay Jr wants to return to the chamber to work for agriculture and against corruption

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

Ina, Kapatid, Anak and vote-courting

Feb 25, 2013 - 10:17 AM

UNA relies on campaign gimmicks that combine showbiz name recall and platform Is it effective?

#PHvote Week 2: Senate race is individual race

Feb 25, 2013 - 12:25 AM

When candidates face negative endorsements the slate they belong to won t come to their rescue They are on their own

LP bet: Zambales will go for 'true Magsaysay'

Feb 24, 2013 - 7:52 PM

The son of the late President believes their home province will support him instead of his niece in law who is Zambales congresswoman

Candidates to Church: No name-calling

Feb 23, 2013 - 12:34 PM

Administration candidates tagged by the Diocese of Bacolod as Team Patay are disappointed by the Church s strong criticism of their position on the RH law

Awkward? Gordon, Mitos’ sons share stage

Feb 22, 2013 - 4:16 PM

The Gordons and the Magsaysays set aside local rivalry for a night in the UNA Olongapo rally

Mitos Magsaysay: A critic of policies

Feb 21, 2013 - 10:00 PM

She s neither Arroyo s staunch ally nor Aquino s fierce critic she says but a critic of wrong policies by any administration She takes nothing personally

In Zambales, no Gordon-Magsaysay alliance

Feb 20, 2013 - 7:28 PM

The relatives are battling it out for various posts in Zambales but Richard Gordon and Mitos Magsaysay are comfortable as Senate bets under UNA

JunMag blasts Mitos, pushes for anti-dynasty bill

Feb 17, 2013 - 2:32 PM

JunMag recalls how his father late President Ramon Magsaysay did not allow his relatives to run for office during his administration


#PHvote Special: UNA in Cebu

Feb 12, 2013 - 3:57 PM

We ll be getting updates from our team on the ground at Plaza Independencia in Cebu City as well as tweets from UNA party representatives

#PHVote quotes: Sex ed, hairstyle, marijuana

Feb 09, 2013 - 3:31 PM

From name calling to legalizing marijuana senatorial bets and campaign managers voice their thoughts making for some quotes to remember

Celdran gets scolding from senatorial candidate

Feb 08, 2013 - 1:26 PM

A debate gets heated when senatorial candidate Rizalito David scolds activist Carlos Celdran on Church teachings

#TalkThursday: Portrait of an oppositionist

Feb 08, 2013 - 12:46 PM

Rappler talks to Zambales Rep and UNA senatorial candidate Mitos Magsaysay

Senate bets weigh in on divorce, marijuana

Feb 08, 2013 - 12:30 AM

The candidates contrasting views highlight the wide spectrum of choices available for voters in May

Rappler Newscast | February 7, 2013

Feb 07, 2013 - 8:53 PM

Private planes will be banned from Ninoy Aquino International Airport by 2015 | President Aquino hits Cavite’s Bong Revilla and tells voters not to believe in amulets | UNA senatorial candidate Mitos Magsaysay denies she is a close ally of former president Arroyo

Twitter buzz: Mitos Magsaysay 'drama queen,' 'passionate'

Feb 07, 2013 - 5:20 PM

Sen Mitos Magsaysay creates a stir on Twitter

Gringo Honasan is a fan of Vice Ganda

Feb 02, 2013 - 4:30 PM

The former soldier is however not keen on supporting same sex marriage

Mitos Magsaysay: I follow ‘Tuwid na Daan’

Feb 01, 2013 - 11:15 PM

Magsaysay has been tagged as former President Gloria Arroyo’s staunchest defender and President Aquino’s biggest critic

Nancy Binay won't get free ride in dad's bailiwick

Feb 01, 2013 - 12:05 AM

Students tell Rappler they will use the campaign period to scrutinize Nancy Binay as much as they will other candidates

Mitos tells voters: Be cerebral, not emotional

Jan 24, 2013 - 6:21 PM

UNA senatorial bet Mitos Magsaysay says the ruling coalition s bets should not rely on President Aquino s popularity alone

Epalitics inevitable? UNA: Polls a popularity contest

Jan 21, 2013 - 3:12 PM

UNA senatorial bet Migz Zubiri says ads are needed because the senatorial race is a popularity contest

Magsaysay vs Magsaysay: It happened before

Oct 14, 2012 - 1:14 PM

If both Jun Magsaysay and Mitos Magsaysay win it will be one of the rare elections voters choose two candidates with the same surname