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Escuderos break ties with Lees in Sorsogon elections

Apr 01, 2019 - 11:15 PM

The political battle – specifically a congressional race in Sorsogon's first district – disrupts a long-standing alliance between the Escuderos and the Lees

ESCUDERO RALLY. Francis "Chiz" Escudero's bid for Sorsogon governor takes shape. Photo by Rhaydz Barcia/Rappler

Ex-Sorsogon gov convicted of graft over fertilizer fund scam

Aug 18, 2017 - 4:59 PM

Former governor Raul Lee is sentenced to 24 to 40 years in prison

Repeat of 2010? Binay confident he will win in Sorsogon

Apr 27, 2016 - 10:27 PM

His running mate who hails from the province Senator Gringo Honasan does not show up at his rally The governor is endorsing another vice presidential bet

BINAY IN SORSOGON. Sorsogon governor Raul Lee raises the hand of Vice President and UNA Presidential contender Jejomar Binay on Wednesday afternoon political rally attended by almost 10,000 people. Photo by Rhaydz Barcia

5 of 6 Bicol governors support Grace Poe

Apr 26, 2016 - 12:13 AM

The presidential bet thanks the governors for her support The endorsement comes at a time when Poe is trailing Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte in surveys

BICOLANDIA. Five out of the 6 incumbent governors in the Bicol region have expressed support for presidential bet Grace Poe. Photo by Poe-Escudero Media Bureau

Pro-Escudero politicians form 'chopsuey' alliance in Sorsogon

Apr 10, 2016 - 12:21 AM

Some members of UNA NPC and LP in the province have joined forces to boost the candidacy of Senator Francis Escudero

SORSOGON ALLIANCE. Politicians in Sorsogon cheer for their provincemate, Senator Francis Escudero (3rd from left) and presidential candidate Grace Poe. Photo by Rhaydz Barcia

In Sorsogon, it’s Mar-Chiz in 2016

Sep 18, 2015 - 6:18 PM

Provincial administrator Robert Lee Rodrigueza says it s different in Sorsogon Even if they support Escudero in 2016 it doesn t mean they are not fully allied with the ruling Liberal Party

MAR IN SORSOGON. Liberal Party candidate Mar Roxas meets Sorsogon local officials on September 18. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler