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Robredo's net worth rises to P2.3 million in 2018

Jul 06, 2019 - 10:36 PM

This is the first time since the Vice President took office that her net worth increased

VP ROBREDO. Vice President Leni Robredo gives a message before the graduates of the Sonia R. Lorenzo Fellowship Program for Women Leaders in an awarding ceremony held at the Quezon City Reception House on February 22, 2019. Photo by Office of the Vice President

FACT CHECK: No results yet in ongoing 2016 VP election recount

May 31, 2018 - 12:30 PM

Due to the confidential nature of the recount process, claims of vote counts should be taken with a grain of salt, unless backed up by official, verifiable sources or documents

FACT CHECK: Actor Bill Pullman didn’t laugh at Robredo for ‘copying’ movie speech

May 11, 2018 - 5:33 PM

The 'laughing' tweet by the actor from the film 'Independence Day' was posted in February in response to a different post, not the Philippine Vice President's May 7 speech

Robredo, Marcos to PET: No intention to violate gag order on VP protest

Apr 24, 2018 - 10:36 PM

Both camps argue that they were only responding to each other's 'misleading' claims and statements regarding the recount

VP PROTEST. Former senator Bongbong Marcos Jr is questioning the victory of Vice President Leni Robredo in the 2016 elections. Photo of Marcos by Inoue Jaena/Rappler, photo of Robredo from OVP

Bongbong vs Leni: 2016 'election fingerprints' in possible recount areas

Jul 11, 2017 - 7:01 PM

EXCLUSIVE: Election results in these provinces may be up for recount if the Presidential Electoral Tribunal grants the petitions of Marcos and Robredo in their respective protests

2016 Bongbong vs Leni poll protest: What ARMM 'election fingerprints' say

Jul 11, 2017 - 10:31 AM

EXCLUSIVE: Can election data back up Bongbong Marcos request to annul results in 3 provinces in the ARMM?

Presidential Electoral Tribunal: What happens to a protest?

Jan 01, 2017 - 10:00 AM

There have only been 4 election protests since 1992 None so far has resulted in the reversal of results for president or vice president On average it took close to 4 years for these protests to be resolved

The Supreme Court sits as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal.

Prosecutor junks complaint vs Comelec, Smartmatic over hash code

Nov 02, 2016 - 5:01 PM

UPDATED The criminal complaint related to the change of a special character in the transparency server during the 2016 polls is dismissed for lack of merit and insufficiency of evidence

COMPLAINT. Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr, represented by Abakada party list Representative Jonathan dela Cruz (L) files a complaint against Comelec and Smartmatic officials at the Manila City Prosecutor's Office on May 24, 2016. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Marcos makes last ditch motion to stop release of 'unused' VCMs

Oct 23, 2016 - 1:45 PM

Bongbong Marcos counsel George Garcia argues that the Comelec decision is a violation of the Precautionary Protective Order PPO issued by the Presidential Electoral Tribunal PET and is tantamount to contempt of court

Defeated vice presidential candidate Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr/ File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

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Oct 21, 2016 - 1:51 PM

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7 in 10 Filipinos trust Robredo, OK her performance

Oct 21, 2016 - 8:43 AM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez gets the lowest approval and trust ratings among the top officials included in the Pulse Asia survey

TOP LEADERS. Vice President Leni Robredo serves as the housing czar of President Rodrigo Duterte. File photo

Undervoting in 2016 VP election: Will it help Marcos' case?

Jun 10, 2016 - 1:31 PM

Historically the behavior of voters with regard to undervoting has been essentially the same in the last two presidential polls PPCRV information technology director William Yu says

Marcos photo by Mark Cristino/EPA. Robredo and voter photos by Rappler

Data scientists call for responsible use of data in analysis, reporting

May 24, 2016 - 9:32 PM

Over 100 data science professionals also assert that a graph allegedly showing an irregularity in Leni Robredo’s surge in the tight VP race does not amount to evidence of fraud

Macalintal: Senators’ proclamation 'negates poll irregularities'

May 21, 2016 - 3:28 PM

What is sauce for the gander is likewise sauce for the goose argues the lead counsel of current VP race frontrunner Leni Robredo

ROBREDO LAWYER. Veteran election lawyer Romulo Macalintal, who represents vice presidential candidate Leni Robredo, tells reporters that the call of Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr for a system audit is a 'desperate move.' Screen grab from Rappler

How regions voted for Robredo, Marcos in 2016 VP race

May 15, 2016 - 10:24 PM

Marcos enjoys a big lead in the Solid North regions while Robredo gets massive support from Bicol and Western Visayas regions

Robredo goes to vote-rich Cavite

Feb 19, 2016 - 6:57 PM

Can vice presidential candidate Leni Robredo and administration standard bearer Mar Roxas win in an opposition stronghold?

Can 'Daang Matuwid' win a Philippine election?

Feb 17, 2016 - 11:00 AM

Continuity of good governance or a campaign in denial? Rappler takes a look at whether the ruling party’s 2016 campaign promise of Daang Matuwid has what it takes to bag 6 more years in Malacañang

'DAANG MATUWID' BETS. President Benigno Aquino III joins LP standard-bearer Manuel Roxas II and VP candidate Leni Robredo during the party's kick-off in Roxas City. Photo by Rey Baniquet/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

Are 2016 VP bets truthful about academic degrees?

Feb 06, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Rappler looks at the academic degrees listed in the public profiles of the 6 candidates for vice president to check if these are accurate or if the claims have been corrected

Day 4: Mar-Leni, Grace-Chiz tandems file candidacies

Oct 15, 2015 - 9:48 PM

As of Thursday the running tally is at 76 aspirants for president 15 for vice president and 83 for senator

TANDEMS. Leni Robredo and Mar Roxas from the Liberal Party, as well as independent candidates Grace Poe and Chiz Escudero file their certificates of candidacy on October 15. Photos by Jansen Romero/Rappler

8 things to know about Leni Robredo

Oct 08, 2015 - 7:46 PM

Here are interesting trivia about the Liberal Party s vice presidential bet in 2016

Leni Robredo: Reluctant politician in the VP race

Oct 06, 2015 - 12:16 PM

A widow a single mother a reluctant politician now thrust into the national limelight Will the sacrifice pay off?

The Leader I Want: Leni Robredo’s to-fix list for 2016

Oct 05, 2015 - 11:41 AM

Rappler PHvote s The Leader I Want series looks at Leni Robredo s stand on key issues that the next vice president is expected to help the president tackle

ONWARDS TO 2016. Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo is the Liberal Party's vice presidential candidate for the 2016 polls. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Why Leni Robredo is Mar Roxas' choice

Sep 18, 2015 - 9:00 PM

But Albay Governor Joey Salceda is worried about splitting the Bicol vote since another Bicolano Senator Chiz Escudero is also running for vice president