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Top Philippine candidate pushes 'kill criminals' message

Apr 23, 2016 - 3:47 PM

Analysts say Rodrigo Duterte s profanity laced campaign resonates in a chaotic high crime society with limited opportunities for a vast underclass working for a tiny elite

DIGONG. Philippine presidential front-runner candidate Rodrigo Duterte (C) states his political platform in front of his supporters during a campaign in Manila on April 23, 2016. Photo by Noel Celis / AFP

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, April 11-17

Apr 10, 2016 - 11:29 PM

UPDATED One month before election day here are the places where the presidential and vice presidential candidates are courting votes

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, April 4-10

Apr 04, 2016 - 12:09 AM

This week culminates with the only vice presidential debate organized by the Commission on Elections

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, March 28 to April 3

Mar 27, 2016 - 11:16 PM

UPDATED Candidates for national positions are back on a busier than usual campaign trail – the local hustings having started before Easter

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, March 21-27

Mar 21, 2016 - 1:17 PM

UPDATED The presidential and vice presidential candidates like the rest of us are slowing down as Holy Week begins

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, March 14-20

Mar 14, 2016 - 7:00 AM

UPDATED Toward the end of the week all roads lead to Cebu for the second presidential debate organized by the Comelec

Campaign Trail: Where candidates are, March 7-13

Mar 07, 2016 - 12:40 AM

UPDATED Presidential candidates head to different regions as they begin their second month of campaigning

Campaign Trail: Where candidates are, Feb 29 to March 6

Feb 28, 2016 - 9:37 PM

UPDATED Next to presidential candidates vice presidential bets Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr and Leni Robredo are the busiest this week

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, Feb 22-28

Feb 22, 2016 - 7:30 AM

UPDATED As Manila celebrates this week the 30th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution most presidential candidates are campaigning in the provinces

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, Feb 15-21

Feb 14, 2016 - 11:09 PM

UPDATED Candidates are mostly in Metro Manila and the Visayas this week On Sunday February 21 4 presidential candidates will be in Cagayan de Oro for the first Comelec presidential debate

Bongbong Marcos on EDSA at 30: 'We continue to regress than progress'

Feb 12, 2016 - 10:00 PM

The vice presidential candidate says only the media and his opponents bring up the issue of martial law Ordinary people ask him how he can help them in their practical concerns

Imee teases Grace Poe: How about 2 Marcoses winning in 2016?

Feb 11, 2016 - 8:59 PM

As presidential bet Grace Poe campaigns in Ilocos Norte talks intensify that the Marcos family is secretly supporting her over Bongbong s standard bearer Miriam Defensor Santiago

SECRET SUPPORT? Although her brother Bongbong Marcos is running as vice president with Miriam Santiago, Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos (left) says they welcome all candidates who visit their province. She joins presidential bet Grace Poe in a forum at the Mariano Marcos State University in Batac on February 11, 2016. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Anti-dynasty? Why do Poe, Escudero ask support from Cebu families?

Feb 10, 2016 - 10:00 PM

As long as there is no law yet prohibiting political dynasties there is nothing wrong in seeking their support vice presidential bet Chiz Escudero says

COURTING CEBU. Presidential candidate Grace Poe speaks to students at the Univeristy of Visayas in Toledo City in vote-rich Cebu province on February 10, 2016. Photo by Arnold Almacen/Rappler

Visibly weak Miriam Santiago shows up with pick up lines

Feb 09, 2016 - 7:09 PM

Diagnosed with lung cancer the presidential aspirant attends her first out of town campaign sortie

'Shared bets' Lacson, Recto: Only for 'Daang Matuwid'

Feb 09, 2016 - 11:54 AM

The 2 senatorial bets join the ruling coalition in its campaign kick off in Roxas City

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, Feb 8-14

Feb 08, 2016 - 12:12 AM

UPDATED Three presidential bets will launch their campaigns from Metro Manila; two from the provinces

Robredo in Negros, concedes ‘disadvantages’ of being admin bet

Feb 05, 2016 - 6:30 PM

Leni Robredo meets with Negros politicians and members of civl society a few days before the start of the official campaign period for national candidates

Liberal Party vice presidential bet and Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo speaks before the members of civic societies and volunteer groups at the Provincial Capitol in Bacolod City, Friday. Photo by Marchel P. Espina/Rappler

Roxas: Am I Duterte's platform?

Feb 02, 2016 - 4:18 PM

On the campaign trail Mar Roxas responds to the latest statements of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte

Photo by Bea Cupin/Rappler

Campaign Trail: Where the candidates are, Feb 1-7

Feb 01, 2016 - 7:45 PM

UPDATED Interestingly Grace Poe a leading presidential bet does not have any sorties lined up for this week before the official campaign kickoff

Grace Poe to other bets: Don't turn campaigns into circus

Oct 12, 2015 - 1:42 PM

The presidential poll front runner favors televised debates among the presidential candidates to allow the voters to see and hear for themselves how we [intend] to handle the country’s problems

PLATFORM. Senator Grace Poe tells other candidates not to rely on 'X-factor' or 'charisma' in their campaigns and should instead focus on platform. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Robredo's first sortie: Negros Occidental

Oct 05, 2015 - 11:37 PM

The province is considered a bailiwick of her standard bearer Mar Roxas who topped the senatorial elections in 2004 and the vice presidential race in 2010 here

RUNNING MATE. Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo accepts the 'challenge' to be Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas' running mate on October 5, 2015. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

FPJ birthday tribute or Grace Poe campaign?

Aug 20, 2015 - 6:25 PM

Supporters and politicians flock to the late King of Philippine movies 76th birthday celebration

PNoy and UNA's 3 Kings: Do they boost campaign?

Mar 21, 2013 - 4:06 PM

Does the presence of top endorsers like Aquino Binay Estrada and Enrile in sorties boost the senatorial bets’ campaign?

Arroyo allies to host UNA bets in Central Luzon

Feb 19, 2013 - 6:50 PM

Re electionist governors Lilia Pineda of Pampanga and Hermogenes Ebdane of Zambales will host UNA s sorties but Ebdane says he s made commitments to LP too

IN PHOTOS: UNA's early campaign sorties

Feb 01, 2013 - 11:19 PM

UNA has begun on January the first coalition organized sorties for its senatorial slate a month before the start of the official campaign period for the May 13 elections