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On New Year’s Eve, Robredo tells Filipinos to stay hopeful in 2020

Dec 31, 2019 - 11:47 AM

'Salubungin sana natin ang bagong taon nang may pag-asa sa ating mga mata, galak sa ating mga puso, at ngiti sa ating mga labi,' says Vice President Leni Robredo

HOPE. Vice President Leni Robredo posts her message for the New Year on Facebook on December 31, 2019. Screenshot from Robredo's Facebook page

Robredo’s daughter Jillian off to study in New York University

Aug 23, 2018 - 10:37 AM

A Philippine Science High School graduate, Jillian Robredo will be pursuing her college degree at New York University with a full scholarship

OFF TO COLLEGE. Jillian Robredo (1st from R) is hugged by her older sisters Aika and Tricia before she flies to New York, United States on August 23, 2018. Photo from Tricia Robredo's Instagram

Robredo on 2018: Hope remains in every Filipino

Dec 31, 2017 - 3:58 PM

'Nananatili tayong matatag at determinado sa ating adhikain na iangat ang ating mga kababayan mula sa kahirapan at ipagtanggol ang mga karapatan ng bawat Pilipino'

HOPE FOR THE COUNTRY. Vice President Leni Robredo visits May-Ogob Elementary School in Ocampo, Camarines Sur. File photo courtesy of the OVP

Robredo’s New Year wish: Unity, fewer calamities, zero killings

Dec 28, 2017 - 11:52 AM

'Tingin ko hindi naging maganda iyong 2017 as far as pagkakaisa is concerned – masyadong polarized iyong mga Pilipino noong mga nakaraang buwan at nakaraang taon,' says Vice President Leni Robredo

HOPE FOR 2018. Vice President Leni Robredo launches her Istorya ng Pag-Asa program at the Camarines Norte State College on December 7, 2017. File photo by OVP

Robredo still enjoys majority support – Pulse Asia survey

Jul 17, 2017 - 1:45 PM

In terms of socioeconomic classes Vice President Leni Robredo s performance rating rises by 6 percentage points among the Class E

BETTER RATINGS. Vice President Leni Robredo's ratings in the Pulse Asia survey for the survey period of June 24-29 improved from the results of March survey ratings. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 12, 2017

Jul 12, 2017 - 12:00 PM

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President Rodrigo Roa Duterte leads the ceremonial ringing of the bell as he visits the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) in Makati City for the first time to attend the 10th listing anniversary of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines, Inc. (PNX) on July 11, 2017. Joining the President are PNX President and CEO Dennis Uy (left) and PSE Chairman Jose Pardo. ALFRED FRIAS/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Robredo on 'underspending': OVP funds went to calamity victims, the poor

Jul 02, 2017 - 7:10 PM

In response to a Commission on Audit report Vice President Leni Robredo says her office had spent 86 of its available budget by the end of 2016

NINA-HIT. Vice President Leni Robredo visits Camarines Sur that was devastated by typhoon Nina. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Robredo to host own radio show starting May 14

May 13, 2017 - 11:39 AM

The radio program will tackle issues on public service and will provide legal advice to listeners

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 12, 2017

May 12, 2017 - 11:00 AM

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Robredo's trust rating slides further – SWS

May 11, 2017 - 12:54 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo s trust rating remains good based on the SWS classification

Vice President Leni Robredo with her lawyer Romulo Macalintal pays the P8 million cash deposit required by the Supreme Court (SC) for the counter-protest she filed against former Senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. at the SC in Manila on May 2, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Create pro-poor business models, Robredo tells ASEAN businessmen

Apr 28, 2017 - 3:35 PM

While the number of Asian billionaires are growing ASEAN is still home to many of the world’s poor Vice President Leni Robredo tells ASEAN business leaders and policy makers

 Vice President Leni Robredo delivers a speech during the ASEAN Prosperity for All Summit held at the City of Dreams in Pasay City last April 28, 2017. In her speech, she mentioned that real prosperity can be achieved if we worK together in empowering, the last, the least and the lost. Photo by OVP

Quiet birthday celebration for Robredo as she turns 52

Apr 23, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo stays at home with her family on her 52nd birthday

HAPPY BIRTHDAY. Vice President Leni Robredo blows her birthday cake during an early celebration thrown for her by supporters in Naga City last April 21. Photo from Leni Robredo's Facebook Page

Robredo to 'do everything' to block Marcos return to power

Apr 21, 2017 - 3:40 PM

Marami pang kautangan sa bayan na hindi pa nababayaran at iyong kautangan na iyon iyon din ang ginagamit para makabalik sa kapangyarihan says the Vice President

Robredo’s New Year message: 'Have faith that the good will prevail'

Dec 31, 2016 - 11:19 AM

As Filipinos welcome 2017 Vice President Leni Robredo hopes that Filipinos would take to heart a good kind of change that would make them more responsive to the needs of others especially the poor

NEW YEAR MESSAGE. Vice President Leni Robredo issues a message of hope as Filipinos welcome the New Year. File photo from the Office of the Vice President

Duterte to Robredo: Come here often, you're part of admin

Jul 05, 2016 - 2:15 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo says President Rodrigo Duterte asked her to help him as he leads the nation and she assured him of her full support

Photo from the Office of the Vice President

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Jul 04, 2016 - 7:15 PM

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IN PHOTOS: Duterte-Robredo meeting at Malacañang

Jul 04, 2016 - 4:43 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo pays a courtesy call on President Rodrigo Duterte

Photo by Leni Robredo Media Bureau

#VPLeni inspires hope, trends on social media

Jun 30, 2016 - 1:20 PM

Netizens post messages of support and hope welcoming the new vice president with heartwarming congratulatory tweets

What's a Marcos painting doing in Robredo's future office?

Jun 21, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista who oversaw the renovation of the former Boracay Mansion into the QC Executive House explains the Jose Blanco piece

FERDINAND MARCOS. The late dictator is depicted here as a soldier. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Where Vice President Robredo will hold office

Jun 20, 2016 - 9:41 PM

What s it like inside Quezon City s Executive House in New Manila the future home of the Office of the Vice President?

OVP HQ. The newly-renovated 'Executive House' was once home to the infamous 'Boracay Mansion.' Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Unhappy? Bautista says 'honor for QC' to host Robredo's office

Jun 20, 2016 - 8:05 PM

Quezon City s newly constructed Executive House is going to be the new home of the Office of the Vice President

'EXECUTIVE HOUSE.' Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista during press conference at what used to be the 'Boracay Mansion' in New Manila. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappelr