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Presidential bet of Erap's party withdraws candidacy

Feb 01, 2016 - 9:02 PM

Mel Mendoza of the Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino says he is endorsing the presidential bid of Vice President Jejomar Binay instead

FINAL 6. Only 6 remain as candidates for president in the 2016 elections, as Mel Mendoza withdraws his COC.

Binay's UNA to launch in scandal-hit Makati on July 1

Jun 15, 2015 - 7:17 PM

No running mate will announced however It s more important that we organize the party at the local level This is a harder job than looking for a running mate

BINAY'S 'DEBUT.' UNA officials say the party's launch in Makati on July 1 will be the Vice President's 'debut.' File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Jinggoy: I might be 'mayor' in prison, not of Manila

Mar 04, 2014 - 7:01 PM

Senator Estrada jokes that given the administration undue interest in his case he might end up a ward leader in prison not mayor of the country s capital

More than half of re-electionists are turncoats

Apr 16, 2013 - 12:02 PM

A big majority of the turncoats ran and won under Lakas in 2010 and are now running under the Liberal Party

The 4th Estrada gears up for the Senate

Mar 28, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Joseph Victor JV Ejercito Estrada could have won as senator in 2007 too His father s name is a big help he says but he has his own track record

JV Ejercito claims that's he's in politics by accident. It was not his plan to follow his father's footsteps. RAPPLER/John Javellana

Jinggoy on VP bid: It's up to you

Nov 30, 2012 - 7:04 PM

Will Sen Jinggoy Estrada become Vice President Binay s running mate in 2016?

Erap or Lim: Who’s the ‘real Manilan?’

Oct 02, 2012 - 1:47 PM

Former President Estrada formalizes his bid to run for mayor of the country s capital

Pimentel to PNoy: I'm joining your slate

Aug 16, 2012 - 12:22 PM

Senator Koko Pimentel announces he is joining the administration slate

UNA may unveil full Senate slate this week

Jul 16, 2012 - 8:34 AM

UNA is likely to announce this week its final batch of senatorial bets but concedes that sharing some of them with the administration may be inevitable

Mayor Lim: I’m unlucky with vice mayors

Jul 05, 2012 - 9:50 AM

Manila Mayor Alfredo Lim is carefully choosing his running mate after his unfortunate experience with vice mayors

Binay on Koko: 'Bahala na siya'

Jun 28, 2012 - 6:09 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay says it will be up to Sen Koko Pimentel to seek adoption by other parties

Enrile: I will still endorse Koko if he asks help

Jun 28, 2012 - 5:12 PM

Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile and former President Joseph Estrada are saddened by Pimentel s decision to leave UNA

Pimentel, Binay and Facebook Politics

Jun 21, 2012 - 1:20 PM

It s complicated? In a relationship? Divorced? The relationship between Pimentels and the Binays reflect Facebook status changes

Binay-Pimentel: The ties that bind

Jun 19, 2012 - 10:31 AM

Binay and the Pimentels forged ties spanning 3 decades and two generations Could Migz Zubiri damage the relationship?

Nene Pimentel: Hard to dissolve PDP-Laban

Jun 14, 2012 - 7:28 AM

As a result of the dispute over the UNA senatorial slate will PDP Laban members who support Koko Pimentel agree to bolt the coalition?

UNA to Pimentels: It’s not about the money

Jun 12, 2012 - 3:10 PM

UNA denies the statement of Nene Pimentel that accepting Migz Zubiri shows it puts money over principle

UNA to tackle Koko-Migz rift Monday

Jun 08, 2012 - 3:58 PM

Binay Estrada and Enrile will discuss the bitter dispute between Sen Koko Pimentel and Migz Zubiri in a meeting Monday June 11

Erap stands by Migz; tells Koko to forgive

Jun 07, 2012 - 6:03 PM

Former President Joseph Estrada responds to Sen Koko Pimentel saying he will not drop Migz Zubiri from the UNA slate

UNA vs LP: What’s the difference?

May 15, 2012 - 7:41 AM

Vice President Jejomar Binay does not consider his coalition an opposition group UNA will have to draw the battle lines against LP in issues and track record

Binay and the politics of firsts

May 13, 2012 - 11:50 AM

What’s in a name? Vice President Jejomar Binay’s UNA coalition reflects his ambition leadership and politics Philippine style

Enrile to Koko, Migz: Politics like war

May 03, 2012 - 2:26 PM

Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile says Migz Zubiri and Koko Pimentel must work together to survive the political war

Erap: Isko and I unbeatable, inseparable

May 03, 2012 - 2:10 PM

Former President Joseph Estrada stops short of declaring his tandem with Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno in 2013

Binay: Together, Koko, Migz will win in 2013

May 02, 2012 - 2:56 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay is categorical: resigned Sen Migz Zubiri and Sen Koko Pimentel will be together in the UNA slate

Erap’s party welcomes Zubiri, Isko Moreno

May 01, 2012 - 1:57 PM

Resigned Sen Juan Miguel Zubiri and Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno will take their oath as partymates of former President Joseph Estrada on Thursday

GMA’s party not aligning with Binay

Apr 27, 2012 - 5:20 PM

Lakas CMD Spokesperson Raul Lambino denies reports that Arroyo s party is supporting the UNA senatorial ticket in 2013

Koko in LP slate? ‘Let’s talk,’ he says

Apr 26, 2012 - 1:57 PM

Sen Koko Pimentel is not surprised that he has been named as a possible senatorial candidate of the LP in 2013

'Iconoclast' is sec-gen of Erap-Binay coalition

Apr 24, 2012 - 4:20 PM

Navotas Rep Tobias Toby Tiangco is chosen to be UNA secretary general The Binay Erap coalition also named other leaders Tuesday

PNoy uncle supports Erap-Binay coalition

Apr 23, 2012 - 9:06 AM

Peping Cojuangco will be involved in UNA s 2013 preparations pitting him against his nephew s political party

Erap - friend, actor, politician

Apr 19, 2012 - 7:19 AM

As part of his 75th birthday celebrations former President Joseph Estrada is surprised with a tribute book flanked by friends

BIRTHDAY BOY. Former President Joseph Estrada blows out his candles on his 75th birthday celebration. April 16, 2012. Natashya Gutierrez.

First to prepare, first to win - Erap, Binay

Apr 17, 2012 - 7:33 PM

Binay and Erap say it s too early to talk politics But their alliance and election maneuvering seem to show otherwise

Erap on Binay: 'our next president'

Apr 17, 2012 - 6:43 AM

Former President Joseph Estrada says Binay s survey showing as the top political endorser strengthens their alliance

Lacson to Binay: Team-up with Arroyo allies a bad move

Apr 11, 2012 - 3:55 PM

Sen Panfilo Lacson warns Vice President Jejomar Binay against the Arroyo kiss of death

Bong Revilla to Binay: Stop politicking

Apr 10, 2012 - 3:00 PM

Sen Bong Revilla denies that Lakas Kampi is politically dead

Will Binay’s coalition in 2013 be opposition?

Apr 09, 2012 - 5:05 PM

A key ally of Vice President Jejomar Binay is ruling out a coalition with the ruling Liberal Party