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Erwin Tulfo pulls a surprise; Sara Duterte, Dela Rosa join 'Magic 12' in survey

Apr 20, 2018 - 4:39 PM

Presidential daughter Sara Duterte-Carpio, media personality Erwin Tulfo, and newly retired police chief Ronald dela Rosa make it to the 'Magic 12' in Pulse Asia's survey on the 2019 senatorial race

2016 elections: Which senators are winning in Bicol provinces?

May 10, 2016 - 2:46 PM

Reelectionist Franklin Drilon is the leading senatorial candidate in 3 of 6 Bicol provinces

Drilon, Sotto leaders in Pulse Asia senatorial poll

Apr 02, 2016 - 8:58 PM

Pacquiao appears to have recovered from the previous survey where he almost got kicked out of the winners circle

Sotto, Lacson keep lead in new SWS survey

Feb 15, 2016 - 11:48 AM

Senator Teofisto Guingona III is among the candidates fighting for the last slots in the Magic 12 as of February

SURVEY LEADERS. Senator Tito Sotto and former Senator Ping Lacson continue to top senatorial polls

De Lima, lawmakers in Pulse Asia winning senatorial circle

Dec 22, 2015 - 1:04 PM

Practically all the probable winners are either current or former lawmakers – with the exception of former justice secretary Leila de Lima according to Pulse Asia

CEASEFIRE. Justice Secretary Leila de Lima takes over the supervision of the Maguindanao Massacre case to end the rift between government prosecutors and two private lawyers. File photo by Rappler

'No bullshit' Walden Bello runs for senator

Oct 14, 2015 - 8:22 AM

Former Akbayan Representative Walden Bello is running for senator because people demand a representative who ll go to hell for them who won t bullshit them like most politicians

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Forget nat'l politics: Open letter to Mujiv Hataman, Risa Hontiveros, and Walden Bello

Aug 14, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Do not let your talents go to waste by losing Run locally win and set the example we sorely need

PODCAST: The 3 Cs in Duterte's presidential campaign

Apr 19, 2015 - 10:30 AM

For Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte a vice presidential or even a senatorial campaign is out of the question

ONTO 2016. What are the challenges in running a Duterte presidential campaign? Angelito Banayo answers this and other questions in this Rappler podcast. Rappler file photo

6 senators proclaimed based on 24% of COCs

May 16, 2013 - 7:47 PM

5th UPDATE The National Board of Canvassers proclaims 6 candidates whose victories it said were guaranteed even if 76 of vote certificates have yet to be canvassed

Team PNoy bets lead new Pulse survey

May 13, 2013 - 8:35 PM

Team PNoy leads the 14 bets who have the statistical chance to take the 12 available spots in the Senate the latest Pulse Asia survey shows

Choosing a senatorial slate

May 08, 2013 - 7:07 AM

I cannot believe that a country of a 100 million people cannot produce the minimum needed to fill up a senatorial ballot

Social media, political change and the #RapplerDebate

May 03, 2013 - 7:04 PM

These findings show the role of a platform for engagement and how social media can be used to improve the political process

A trove of trivia on Senate bets

Apr 29, 2013 - 8:48 PM

Rappler has come up with an interactive timeline of historical and social milestones where you can generate a number of interesting trivia about the 2013 senatorial bets

Where in the world is Sonny Trillanes?

Apr 23, 2013 - 7:25 AM

Sen Antonio Trillanes IV has been noticeably absent in Team PNoy sorties He insists he has his own network and strategy that can send him back to the Senate

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.

3 questions for senatorial candidates

Feb 15, 2013 - 8:13 AM

Where do they stand on political party reform anti trust legislation and FOI?

Aquino wants 12-0 sweep for admin bets

Feb 07, 2013 - 5:58 PM

The question is: will the government use its own resources to make sure this happens?

SCREENSHOT of the Team PNoy commercial

What ‘yes’ to RH bill means for Senate bets in the House

Dec 13, 2012 - 6:28 PM

Surveys say they could get a considerable number of votes for their stand

LP, UNA bets top Pulse Asia survey

Dec 11, 2012 - 10:40 AM

Senators Loren Legarda and Francis Escudero top the latest Pulse Asia survey

Pulse Asia: Legarda tops senatorial race

Sep 17, 2012 - 12:17 PM

The latest Pulse Asia survey shows 3 senators leading the list: Loren Legarda Chiz Escudero and Alan Peter Cayetano