2016 presidential race - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2016 presidential race


Rappler's January text poll: Bailiwicks of Duterte, Binay, Roxas

Feb 20, 2016 - 8:30 AM

In the bailiwicks of other presidential candidates enough people are expressing their support to drown out the voice of the Duterte fans

Roy Señeres dies

Feb 08, 2016 - 9:55 AM

5th UPDATE Former ambassador Señeres dies just days after withdrawing from the 2016 presidential race

Señeres withdraws; it's now a 5-way presidential race

Feb 05, 2016 - 3:41 PM

UPDATED He says it s upon the advice of his doctors to avoid stress due to his long standing diabetes

FOR PRESIDENT. Party-list Representative Roy Señeres files his certificate of candidacy for president on October 16, 2015. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

CA hearing on INC, Roxas in 2016, Lebron’s 25k points | 6PM wRap

Nov 03, 2015 - 6:37 PM

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Aquino meets Robredo, ‘Daang Matuwid,’ tropical storm Jenny | 12PM wRap

Sep 24, 2015 - 12:16 PM

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Duterte 'morally obligated' to run as president

Sep 23, 2015 - 6:46 PM

He has his reason [why he does not want to run] but we think they are not sufficient What will prevail is his moral obligation to serve the country says the lead convenor of the Brotherhood for Duterte

DUTERTE FOR PRESIDENT? A multi-sectoral group calls for Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to run as president in the 2016 polls. Photo by Buena Bernal/Rappler

What is PH's missed opportunity under Aquino's admin?

Jul 01, 2015 - 7:04 PM

Increasing the salary of Filipino farmers could have reduced poverty incidence in our country in 2014 Budget Secretary Florencio Abad says

MISSED OPPORTUNITY. The poverty incidence in 2014 erased the gains the government made since 2010, Budget Secretary Florencio Abad says. Photos by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler.com

Duterte still best bet for president in 2016 – businessmen

Jun 25, 2015 - 10:00 PM

But why does he talk like he has a ready program of government? The Philippines largest group of CEO still hopes the Davao mayor will seek the highest post

'BEST BET'. Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is the best candidate for 2016 presidential race, says officials of Asia CEO group. In the photo are Asia CEO members talking to Duterte (the one wearing Barong). All photos by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Panel finds basis to indict Binays for graft

May 09, 2015 - 5:02 PM

UPDATED The charge sets the stage for a possible impeachment of Vice President Binay considered the man to beat in the 2016 presidential race

Binay turns UNA into political party for 2016

Sep 24, 2014 - 1:27 PM

UPDATED Vice President Jejomar Binay mobilizes for 2016 amid a corruption scandal hounding him and his family

UNA IN 2016. Vice President Jejomar Binay gathers his allies on Sept 24, 2014. Photo by Albert Victoria/Rappler

Lakas eyes Bong Revilla for 2016

Jan 30, 2013 - 6:31 PM

The senator with an amulet will most likely win says an ally