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Duterte magic to be tested in 2019 Senate race

Apr 22, 2018 - 9:44 AM

(UPDATED) Next year's elections will test if President Rodrigo Duterte's endorsement is the magic that can give his relatively unknown allies a fighting chance

DUTERTE MAGIC? The 2019 senatorial elections will test if the charisma of President Rodrigo Duterte's charisma will rub off on his  chosen candidates. Malacañang file photo

Imee rallies support for a 'Marcos in the Senate' in 2019

Mar 10, 2018 - 6:11 PM

'Dahil sa protesta ni Bongbong na napakatagal, baka mapilitan 'yung isa sa amin na tumakbo para sa national office,' Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos tells Cagayan barangay officials

EARLY START. Barangay officials dressed in 'Marcos Latta (Marcos Pa Rin)' welcome Imee Marcos during her visit to the 15th Liga ng Mga Barangay -Cagayan Congress in Clark, Pampanga. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 4, 2018

Jan 04, 2018 - 10:48 AM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Thursday.

FUTURE REPRESENTATIVE? Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio delivers a speech during the launch of the Tapang at Malasakit Alliance for the Philippines. Screenshot by Rappler

Soldiers, cops, media vote Palparan for senator

May 17, 2016 - 10:45 PM

Ex police chief Panfilo Lacson tops the list of senatorial bets selected by absentee voters that include soldiers cops and media practitioners

THE CANDIDATE. Palparan in detention. Photo by Carlo Gabuco

3 reelectionist senators in danger of losing seats

May 10, 2016 - 8:33 AM

There are also 4 comebacking senators who are fighting to stay inside the winning circle

OUTSIDE THE WINNING CIRCLE. Senator Sergio Osmeña III. File photo

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

Why Joel Villanueva is not keen on joining LP Senate ticket

Aug 20, 2015 - 5:28 PM

The TESDA chief attends the Nationalist People s Coalition meeting earlier this week supposedly with the knowledge of President Aquino

OFF TO NPC? NPC Chairman and ex-Isabela Gov Faustino Dy Jr raises the hand of TESDA chief Joel Villanueva. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

Is 'Mr. Palengke' back? 'He was never gone' – Roxas

Aug 13, 2015 - 4:11 PM

Administration standard bearer Mar Roxas visits a public market in Bukidnon

Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Obama takes responsibility for Democrats' election rout

Nov 10, 2014 - 12:30 AM

The message that I took from this election and we ve seen this in a number of elections successive elections is people want to see this city Washington work

EXECUTIVE POWER. Obama renewes his vow to use his executive powers to make changes to the immigration system – unless Republicans approve legislation by the end of the year. File photo by AFP/Saul Loeb

Bets beat deadline on poll expenses, but...

Jun 13, 2013 - 1:29 PM

The Comelec declines to partially release expenditure reports

Senate race: Pinoys have 7 bets so far

May 01, 2013 - 7:15 AM

With only 27 of Filipinos decided on their top 12 and with 16 probable winners we have to be prepared to see some shock names

COC filing ends; 84 target Senate seats

Oct 05, 2012 - 6:03 PM

Most candidates come from the Marcos era Kilusang Bagong Lipunan with fewer candidates from major parties due to coalitions candidate sharing