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Who are running Grace Poe's campaign?

Feb 26, 2016 - 10:00 AM

They come from different backgrounds – business politics media law and her own family among others – a mix of campaign first timers and veterans

Senator Grace Poe and Senator Chiz Escudero visit Saint Louis University during a school visit in Baguio City. Photo by Arnold Almacen

Grace Poe 'well-practiced' for the 1st presidential debate

Feb 22, 2016 - 1:41 PM

The presidential bet a former debater in high school says: There s really no tough questions because I prepared for it What s difficult is the lack of time

Photo by Comelec EID

2016 bets on why they should be president

Feb 21, 2016 - 8:19 PM

Find out the closing statements of the 5 presidential bets at the PiliPinas 2016 debate in Cagayan de Oro

PRESIDENTIAL BETS. The 5 presidential bets take the opportunity to seek voters' support on national television. Photo by AFP

PiliPinas 2016 Debate: Round 3 goes to Grace Poe

Feb 21, 2016 - 7:16 PM

Senator Grace Poe says that under the PH US EDCA US forces can stay in the Philippines for free

PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE. Senator Grace Poe addressed supporters at her campaign launch. Photo courtesy of Comelec EID

How Grace Poe prepared for the first presidential debate

Feb 20, 2016 - 9:04 PM

The neophyte senator a former debater admits getting nervous for the first ever presidential debate

Sen. Grace Poe starts her presidential bid in Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila on Feb. 9, 2016

What were the 2016 presidential bets doing during the EDSA revolt?

Feb 20, 2016 - 5:00 PM

How old were the 2016 presidential candidates in 1986 and what were they up to then?

Rappler's January text poll: Bailiwicks of Duterte, Binay, Roxas

Feb 20, 2016 - 8:30 AM

In the bailiwicks of other presidential candidates enough people are expressing their support to drown out the voice of the Duterte fans

The Once and Future King

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Amazing Grace they call her the unknown hero born from unknown roots drafted into reluctant service by fate and circumstance her heart pure her courage vast

It’s final: Grace Poe's name is on the 2016 ballot

Feb 15, 2016 - 6:33 PM

The Comelec releases the final list of presidential candidates for the May polls It also includes the name of Roy Señeres who died before the campaign started

SHORTER BALLOT. Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista says the ballot for 2016 (right) – which includes presidential aspirant Senator Grace Poe – is shorter than the versions used in previous elections. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

#PHVote: Candidates deal with fluid survey numbers, health issues

Feb 15, 2016 - 2:12 PM

A new survey on voters preferences still shows a tight race while the Comelec s performance is scrutinized in mock polls

Binay drops in survey, Duterte and Poe tied 2nd place

Feb 15, 2016 - 6:56 AM

UPDATED Administration candidate Mar Roxas drops in the latest SWS survey

Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Who's fittest and willing to show medical records?

Feb 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Who s the fittest? Of the 5 presidential candidates two won t make their health records public while one will submit only a certification that she s well

REVEAL YOUR MEDICAL RECORDS. Senator Grace Poe challenges fellow candidates to show the public the true state of their health before election day.

Grace Poe preferred by more Iglesia ni Cristo members – Laylo poll

Feb 13, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Going by religious affiliation Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is the top choice among Muslims while Mar Roxas is preferred by Aglipayans

INC MEMBERS' BACKING. More Iglesia ni Cristo members choose Senator Grace Poe as their presidential bet, the latest Laylo survey says.

Laylo poll: Poe is top pick for Internet, social media users

Feb 10, 2016 - 11:46 AM

Senator Grace Poe has also topped the January Laylo survey and regained the top spot in the Pulse Asia poll

STILL LEADING POLLS. Senator Grace Poe starts her presidential bid in Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila on Feb. 9, 2016. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Poe relives FPJ movie lines in campaign launch

Feb 10, 2016 - 12:23 AM

Poe says drama is part of her reality and real life

Sen. Grace Poe starts her presidential bid at Plaza Miranda in Manila. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Grace Poe: Yes, my life is 'full of drama' like most Filipinos

Feb 09, 2016 - 10:28 PM

As she launches her presidential campaign Poe uses the very criticism her opponents have thrown at her – she can identify with those who suffer pain hardships and judgment

Sen. Grace Poe starts her presidential bid in Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila on Feb. 9, 2016

FULL TEXT: Grace Poe: Ipaglalaban ko ang mga may hugot

Feb 09, 2016 - 8:18 PM

Read the full text of the proclamation speech delivered by presidential candidate Grace Poe at Plaza Miranda Manila on February 9

'GOBYERNONG MAY PUSO.' Senator Grace Poe promises to a presidency that will address the everyday concerns of ordinary Filipinos during her proclamation rally at Plaza Miranda in Manila on February 9, 2016. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Grace Poe maintains lead in January Laylo survey

Feb 09, 2016 - 12:59 AM

In the survey released on February 9 the start of the campaign period Vice President Jejomar Binay and administration standard bearer Mar Roxas are tied for 2nd place

Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Grace Poe's promises and her 20-point agenda

Feb 07, 2016 - 10:00 AM

What are the 20 promises that the presidential bet vowed to deliver if she becomes the next president?

Senator Grace Poe lead her team in Cagayan de Oro City on Saturday to attend as guests at the national convention of Kabayan Riders Association for New Cultural Harmony and Order Inc. (Karancho) at the Nazareth Gymnasium this city. Poe said that her lack of experience in government is not a hindrance for her aspiration as president. (bobby lagsa/rappler)

Grace Poe's campaign: Mixed messaging, disqualification woes

Feb 06, 2016 - 8:21 PM

Aside from the disqualification issue Poe has to work on her messaging ratings and campaign organization as she campaigns to be the next president

Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Grace Poe regains top spot in presidential poll – Pulse Asia

Feb 06, 2016 - 10:48 AM

4th UPDATE Vice President Jejomar Binay administration standard bearer Manuel Mar Roxas II and Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte share second place in the survey conducted in late January

FRONT RUNNER AGAIN. Senator Grace Poe has regained top spot among presidential candidates. File photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Are 2016 presidential bets truthful about academic degrees?

Feb 05, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Rappler looks into the academic degrees of the 5 leading candidates for president as stated in their public profiles to see if these are accurate

FRONT-RUNNERS. From left to right: Jejomar Binay, Grace Poe, Rodrigo Duterte, Mar Roxas, and Miriam Defensor-Santiago.

4 key issues that divide SC justices in Grace Poe case

Feb 03, 2016 - 9:39 AM

The Supreme Court ponders its role as it weighs evidence on presidential candidate Grace Poe’s residency and citizenship

Presidential bets on the Mamasapano clash

Jan 24, 2016 - 8:00 AM

January 25 2016 marks the first anniversary of the Mamasapano clash What are the thoughts and insights of presidential aspirants on the botched operation?

Why Grace Poe gave up PH citizenship: Love, 9/11 attacks?

Jan 23, 2016 - 9:30 AM

Was it possible for the senator to have applied for US citizenship after 9 11 and be able to take the oath of allegiance the final step only 37 days after? Or did she apply earlier?

File photo by Office of Sen. Grace Poe

EXPLAINER: Issues the SC will decide in Grace Poe case

Jan 18, 2016 - 8:00 PM

The main issue – with a number of sub issues – that will be decided after the oral arguments on January 19 is whether the presidential candidate committed material representation on her citizenship and residency

Democrazy! The biggest political shockers of 2015

Dec 29, 2015 - 8:30 AM

Even before the clock strikes 2016 this presidential election is turning out to be the most unpredictable divisive and chaotic on record Ready for more Duterteserye and PrayforAlma?

EXPLAINER: What happens if Poe doesn't get TRO before printing of ballots?

Dec 25, 2015 - 11:15 PM

The Philippines has a flawed election system where the law does not give the Comelec and the Supreme Court ample time to hear and resolve hundreds of pre election cases

How Comelec commissioners voted on Grace Poe's case

Dec 24, 2015 - 10:00 PM

All commissioners rule that Poe is not a natural born Filipino citizen contrary to the decision of the Senate Electoral Tribunal on a separate case

Photo from Comelec

What now for Grace Poe? 3 things to expect

Dec 23, 2015 - 4:00 PM

The next battleground for the presidential aspirant is the Supreme Court

ROAD TO SC. The camp of Senator Grace Poe questions the timing of the release of the decision by the Commission on Elections en banc. Despite this, the camp maintains they will fight it out until the Supreme Court. Photo from the Office of Sen. Grace Poe. Photo by Dax Simbol/Rappler

2015: A year that changed the lives of Grace Poe and family

Dec 20, 2015 - 7:00 PM

The citizenship issues raised against the family have made the Llamanzareses a subject of bashing – something the low profile household is not accustomed to

File photo by Rappler

The Scrum: Elamparo vs. Poe

Dec 09, 2015 - 11:55 AM

The lawyer who partly won against Grace Poe fights her case amid suspicion she’s a paid partisan

PODCAST: Ace Durano on how legal hurdles bring out Grace Poe's character

Dec 06, 2015 - 11:19 AM

In this interview Rappler editor at large Marites D Vitug talks to Ace Durano about the impact of the Comelec s move on Grace Poe s campaign and the road ahead

EXPLAINER: Can Comelec ‘disqualify’ Grace Poe?

Dec 03, 2015 - 8:00 AM

This pre election case against the presidential race front runner is more complex than reported An election lawyer breaks it down into 3 major issues

RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT. Senator Grace Poe waves to supporters after filing her certificate of candidacy at the Commission on Elections office in Manila, Philippines, on October 15, 2015. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

Ladies of Grace Poe

Nov 28, 2015 - 5:51 PM

Among the people supporting the presidential polls front runner in her campaign are her high school friends from Assumption College

Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

To cut or not to cut? Presidential bets talk tax

Oct 28, 2015 - 9:15 AM

Of the 4 leading presidential bets only Liberal Party standard bearer Mar Roxas has expressed apprehension over moves to cut down income taxes in the country

Presidential bets on taxes, infra and the charter

Oct 27, 2015 - 5:07 PM

4 main presidential contenders face businessmen at a forum of the Philippine Business Conference and Expo on October 27 and lay out their economic programs

Grace Poe, Chiz Escudero file COC

Oct 15, 2015 - 3:31 PM

Poe says they already have the complete senatorial slate but will announce it next week

PRESIDENTIAL BID. Senator Grace Poe makes her way to the Comelec office to fiel her certificate of candidacy on October 15, 2015. Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

In 3-way race, Poe will win – Laylo survey

Oct 13, 2015 - 1:29 PM

Conducted before Duterte announced on October 12 that he is not running for president the poll shows 47 of voters will choose Poe as their preferred presidential candidate

Poe leads poll; Roxas takes Visayas; Duterte, Mindanao

Sep 28, 2015 - 9:44 AM

UPDATED The Pulse Asia survey was conducted September 8 14 before Senator Grace Poe declared her presidential bid and after Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte said he wouldn t run for the highest post

Grace Poe still leads in ABS-CBN-commissioned Pulse Asia survey

Sep 25, 2015 - 1:02 AM

UPDATED The survey conducted from August 27 to September 3 may have partly failed to capture the flak that Poe got for defending the Iglesia ni Cristo rallies

3-WAY RACE. Binay, Poe, and Roxas during their respective declaration sorties. File photos by Rappler

SWS survey shows 3-way tie for Poe, Binay, Roxas

Sep 23, 2015 - 7:25 AM

UPDATED This is the first time that SWS released a breakdown of its presidential poll to show the top pick of respondents

MAR CLIMBS. SWS releases breakdown of its presidential survey

Grace Poe still poll front runner, Mar Roxas No. 2 – SWS

Sep 21, 2015 - 12:12 AM

Vice President Jejomar Binay – the early top contender – slips to third place among voters preferred presidential candidates the results of the latest Social Weather Stations survey show

FULL TEXT: 'Gusto kong ipagpatuloy ang mga simulain ni FPJ' – Grace Poe

Sep 16, 2015 - 11:47 PM

20 pangunahing layunin at mithiin ni Senator Grace Poe kung siya y mahahalal na pangulo sa 2016

Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Grace Poe: I offer myself as your president

Sep 16, 2015 - 7:05 PM

UPDATED Gusto kong ipagpatuloy ang mga simulain ni FPJ the presidential poll front runner refers to her father who was believed to have been cheated in the 2004 elections

OFFERING HERSELF. Senator Grace Poe looks at the Philippine flag before her announcement of her 2016 presidential bid at the UP Bahay ng Alumni on September 16, 2015. Photo by Jazmin Dulay/Rappler

15 things you did not know about Grace Poe

Sep 16, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Rappler compiles this list from the senator’s previous interviews news articles and stories from family and friends

TRIVIA. 15 things you did not know about Senator Grace Poe. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler