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Grace Poe, husband to marry again after nearly 3 decades

Jul 28, 2017 - 2:47 PM

Neil Llamanzares proposed to Senator Grace Poe on their 26th wedding anniversary on Thursday July 27

Photo from Brian Llamanzares' Instagram account

VLOG: Grace Poe's anxiety turns to peace

May 09, 2016 - 6:14 PM

Senator Grace Poe ranks second in a tight presidential race

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WATCH: Susan Roces, Neil Llamanzares hope for Grace Poe win, wish for 'unity'

May 09, 2016 - 5:14 PM

The two express their hopes that the outcome in this elections would be what is best for the country

NEIL AND SUSAN. Grace Poe's loved ones, her husband Neil Llamanzares and mother Susan Roces, cast their votes at the polling precinct in Xavier School, San Juan City. Photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Grace Poe 'at peace' on election day

May 09, 2016 - 2:49 PM

Kahapon medyo may konting kaba pero ngayon mapayapa says presidential bet Grace Poe after she cast her vote in San Juan

VOTE. Presidential bet Grace Poe casts her vote on Monday, May 9, with husband Neil Llamanzares beside her. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

WATCH: Neil Llamanzares confident that wife Grace Poe will win

May 07, 2016 - 7:46 PM

Senator Grace Poe s husband says he feels confident energetic about the upcoming elections

'CONFIDENT, ENERGETIC.' Grace Poe's husband, Neil Llamanzares, says that Poe's camp will win the elections. Rappler screengrab

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

Poe's husband to get certificate of loss of nationality

May 06, 2016 - 10:25 AM

Presidential candidate Grace Poe reveals in an interview that her husband will get his Certificate of Loss of Nationality on Friday May 6 – 3 days before the May 9 polls

RENUNCIATION. Grace Poe's husband, Neil Llamanzares (left), formally renounced his US citizenship before a barangay chairman in Greenhills, San Juan.

Poe loses patience over Tatad's deportation case vs husband

Apr 27, 2016 - 9:05 PM

Bigyan na ninyo ng pansin baka ‘yon na lang ang hinahanap niya says presidential bet Grace Poe of former senator Francisco Tatad

NATURAL-BORN. Presidential bet Grace Poe maintains her husband Neil Llamanzares is a natural-born Filipino citizen, amid an immigration case filed against him.

Abu Sayyaf, Llamanzares citizenship, Zika warning | 12PM wRap

Apr 26, 2016 - 12:49 PM

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LOOK: Grace Poe's husband renounces US citizenship

Apr 25, 2016 - 12:57 PM

UPDATED Poe s husband has already renounced his US citizenship under Philippine Law He is still in the process of filing documents for his renunciation under US law

RENUNCIATION. Grace Poe's husband, Neil Llamanzares, formally renounced his US citizenship before a barangay chairman in Greenhills, San Juan.

#PHVote: Why Duterte? Why Marcos?

Apr 11, 2016 - 1:17 PM

The controversial Davao City mayor leads the pack in the latest survey The equally controversial son of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos is also ahead of his rivals in the VP race What gives?

Poe on Neil's US Air Force stint: It's no secret

Apr 09, 2016 - 10:07 AM

UPDATED Hindi naman iyan isang saradong dokumento iyan naman ay alam ng ating mga kababayan the presidential candidate says

NO HIDING. Presidential bet Grace Poe maintains she did not conceal from the public the information on her husband's stint in the US Air Force. Photo from Sen. Poe's Facebook account

Roxas: Now is time for candidates to 'tell whole truth' about selves

Apr 08, 2016 - 4:27 PM

When pressed to react to the latest controversy hounding presidential rival Grace Poe Mar Roxas refuses to give a direct answer but goes on to talk about transparency truth telling and the FOI Act which the senator advocates

BACK IN CEBU. Administration candidate Mar Roxas addresses supporters in Naga, Cebu, on April 8, 2016. Photo from Mar Roxas' Twitter page

Poe admits husband is former US Air Force

Apr 07, 2016 - 11:13 PM

A political analyst notes that Grace Poe apparently kept this information from the public

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Poe's dad-in-law: Neil won't be another Mike Arroyo

Apr 02, 2016 - 10:08 PM

He promises that he will not be like the past First Gentleman says the presidential bet s father in law

IN-LAWS. The parents-in-law of presidential bet Grace Poe join her in her campaign sorties in Lumban, Laguna, the hometown of the Llamanzareses. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

WATCH: Grace Poe in husband's Laguna hometown

Apr 01, 2016 - 10:15 PM

My husband is every inch a Filipino Grace Poe tells a crowd of supporters in Neil Llamanzares hometown Lucban in Laguna

Citizenship issues, Indonesians to Syria, Pacquiao | 6PM wRap

Mar 14, 2016 - 6:00 PM

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Poe to rivals: Focus on your issues, not on my family's citizenship

Mar 14, 2016 - 12:55 PM

Alam ninyo ang aking katapatan sa bansa at yung ating mga ginawa para rito the presidential bet says in reaction to criticisms that her husband and children are American citizens

US CITIZENS. Presidential bet Grace Poe defends her family from criticisms they are all US citizens. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

What we know about Grace Poe’s former house in Virginia

Mar 08, 2016 - 5:43 PM

UPDATED EXCLUSIVE: Her husband Neil Llamanzares purchased the 4 bedroom house at 2809 Winter Oaks Way in 1999 The couple sold it before they returned to the Philippines in 2006

FORMER HOUSE. Presidential candidate Grace Poe does not deny that this house at 2809 Oaks Way, Herndon, Virginia, used to be hers and husband Neil Llamanzares'. They sold it in 2006 before returning to the Philippines for good. Image from

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

Duterte on traffic, Poe defends husband, Earth’s hottest record | 12PM wRap

Jan 21, 2016 - 1:29 PM

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Grace Poe: My husband's US citizenship is 'not an issue'

Jan 20, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Asked on the status of her husband s renunciation Senator Grace Poe only says her own process took months to finish

NOT AN ISSUE. Presidential bet Senator Grace Poe says her husband Neil Llamanzares is still in the process of renunciation of US citizenship and says it is not an issue, as he is a natural-born Filipino. File photo by 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

Poe’s DNA tests, Roxas on laglag-bala, blood donations | 12PM wRap

Nov 05, 2015 - 12:24 PM

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Poe’s husband to renounce US citizenship

Nov 04, 2015 - 6:35 PM

UPDATED The presidential aspirant gives the assurance that Filipinos will not have an American boy in Malacañang in the person of her husband Neil Llamanzares

FAMILY. From L-R: Senator Grace Poe's son Brian, husband Neil Llamanzares, and mother Susan Roces.

Marcos-Duterte talks, Poe’s citizenship, Russia vs Syria | 12PM wRap

Oct 01, 2015 - 4:00 PM

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Why Grace Poe renounced her Filipino citizenship

Sep 30, 2015 - 10:00 PM

Senator Grace Poe says acquiring US citizenship was a decision made out of love for family but didn t mean she loved her country the Philippines less

DUAL CITIZEN. Senator Grace Poe explains why she chose to become a full-fledged US citizen and not green card holder or permanent resident. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Susan Roces: This presidential campaign will be different

Sep 16, 2015 - 5:38 PM

The showbiz icon says of her and Fernando Poe Jr s daughter Senator Grace Poe: I hope she will live up to her name

MOTHER'S WISH. Like any mother, Susan Roces says, she prays that her daughter's dream will be realized. This time, that dream is a higher post in 2016. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

Is Chiz Escudero weighing down Grace Poe's chances in 2016?

Aug 18, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Brian Llamanzares Senator Grace Poe s son says his mother has proven that she keeps her friends close but keeps the people’s interest closer

Senators Grace Poe and Chiz Escudero. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

When Grace Poe found out she was number one

May 17, 2013 - 6:57 PM

Grace Poe was with her mother Susan Roces in the same room they waited for the 2004 presidential election results when the first numbers came in and showed she was number one

NUMBER ONE. Grace Poe came with her husband Neil Llamanzares, their children, as well as mother actress Susan Roces. Photo by Vincent Go/Rappler