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CAMPAIGN NOTES: Roxas and Robredo's unguarded moments

May 07, 2016 - 9:00 AM

While trailing Mar Roxas and Leni Robredo around the country I ve collected a few photos that in a way speak volumes about them

WAITING. Leni Robredo waits for her turn to speak on stage during a miting de avance for LP senate bet Joel Villanueva. Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

A rare encounter with Grace Poe's husband

May 07, 2016 - 1:29 AM

Grace Poe s Last Take: In the months I covered presidential campaign I ve only seen Neil Llamanzares thrice consistently wearing a pair of jeans and sneakers

FIRST TIME. Grace Poe's husband Neil Llamanzares joins her for the first time in her last motorcade for the 2016 elections. Photo by Poe's staff FIRST TIME. Presidential bet Grace Poe's husband Neil Llamanzares joins her for the first time in her campaign. It is her last sortie and motorcade. Photo by Poe's staff

CAMPAIGN NOTES: Staple jokes, loyalists, and the Marcos boys

May 05, 2016 - 8:49 PM

Here are some light moments that relieve the tension in Bongbong Marcos campaign

WELL-WISHERS. Supporters welcome Vice Presidentiable Bongbong Marcos Tuesday at Barangay Maybunga in Pasig City during his campaign sortie. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

10 things I learned about Grace Poe on the campaign trail

May 05, 2016 - 3:01 PM

Grace Poe s Last Take: In following her for 10 months I got to see how she is behind cameras beyond the headlines

Galing at Puso presidential candidate Senator Grace Poe, with senatorial candidate Lorna Kapunan during a motorcade rally in Pagbilao, Quezon, May 4, 2016. Photo by Rick Nicolas (Poe-Escudero Media Bureau)

Grace Poe: Aquino's 'secret candidate' no more

May 04, 2016 - 11:30 AM

Grace Poe s Last Take: Will distancing herself from the administration help her catch up with Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte?

CHANGE. Presidential bet Grace Poe now pushes for change, far from the image of being President Benigno Aquino's supposed secret candidate. Photo by Rhaydz Barcia/Rappler

CAMPAIGN NOTES: Marcos Jr's worry is not the anti-martial law propaganda

May 03, 2016 - 8:49 PM

With reports of cheating in the overseas polls Bongbong Marcos camp shifts their focus from campaigning to protecting his votes

BLESSING. VP candidate Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos during the ribbong cutting and blessing of their newly opened head quarters at Pasig City on Thursday, Feb.18. Photo by Jasmin Dulay

Poe banks on 'consolidated' Luzon votes in the homestretch

May 02, 2016 - 1:28 PM

Grace Poe s Last Take: With 1 week left in the campaign Poe focuses on solidifying her support base in Luzon as she relies on local leaders to deliver the votes

CAMPAIGN. Presidential bet Grace Poe holding a motorcade in the province of Bataan. Photo by Jay Morales

Grace Poe: This is how a mother campaigns for president

Apr 30, 2016 - 9:45 AM

Grace Poe s Last Take: Despite a most hectic campaign schedule she takes the time to go home every night from provincial sorties to be with her family

CAMPAIGN. Presidential bet Grace Poe in a campaign sortie in Occidental Mindoro. Photo by Jay Morales

Grace Poe turns feisty as she tries to regain lost lead

Apr 29, 2016 - 3:10 PM

Grace Poe s Last Take: The usually calculated senator is now feistier in her interviews and statements especially on Duterte her closest rival

FEISTY. Presidential bet Grace Poe has now shown her feistier side in the weeks leading to election day. Photo byArnold Almacen /Poe-Escudero Media Bureau