A sense of political continuity. That is perhaps the reason why Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio and President Rodrigo Duterte are the most preferred possible candidate for president and vice president, respectively, according to the latest Pulse Asia surveys that were conducted last month. Mayor Sara was enjoying a comfortable double-digit lead over the next most preferred candidate for president, Manila Mayor Isko Moreno. Meanwhile, President Duterte led by four over the next most preferred candidate for vice president, who is, again, Manila Mayor Isko Moreno.

A sense of political continuity.

That is perhaps the reason why Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio and President Rodrigo Duterte are the most preferred possible candidate for president and vice president, respectively, according to the latest Pulse Asia surveys that were conducted last month. Mayor Sara was enjoying a comfortable double-digit lead over the next most preferred candidate for president, Manila Mayor Isko Moreno. Meanwhile, President Duterte led by four over the next most preferred candidate for vice president, who is, again, Manila Mayor Isko Moreno.

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THERE are reasons why some people differ from others. These could be primarily because of political socialization. Political socialization is the "learning process by which people develop an understanding of their political identities, opinions and behavior." Through various agents of socialization such as parents, peers, schools and media, the lifelong experiences of political socialization play a key role in developing the traits of patriotism and good citizenship.

THERE are reasons why some people differ from others. These could be primarily because of political socialization. Political socialization is the "learning process by which people develop an understanding of their political identities, opinions and behavior." Through various agents of socialization such as parents, peers, schools and media, the lifelong experiences of political socialization play a key role in developing the traits of patriotism and good citizenship.

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THE horn has been sounded for the start of opposition research, contrasting messages and character assassination of candidates left and right as we prepare for the October filing of certificates of candidacy. It appears no one seems to be willing to stand up and declare to the people his/her intentions, which is quite unlike what Vice President Jojo Binay did soon after winning the vice presidency in 2016. Binay made clear to everyone, as logic would dictate for a person in his position, he was interested in the presidency.

THE horn has been sounded for the start of opposition research, contrasting messages and character assassination of candidates left and right as we prepare for the October filing of certificates of candidacy. It appears no one seems to be willing to stand up and declare to the people his/her intentions, which is quite unlike what Vice President Jojo Binay did soon after winning the vice presidency in 2016. Binay made clear to everyone, as logic would dictate for a person in his position, he was interested in the presidency.

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President Rodrigo Duterte has issued an executive order authorizing the director general of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to issue an emergency use authorization (EUA) for Covid-19 drugs and vaccines.

President Rodrigo Duterte has issued an executive order authorizing the director general of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to issue an emergency use authorization (EUA) for Covid-19 drugs and vaccines.
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"Yung mga kritiko ay tumitingin lang sa isang parte, [...] nalilimutan nilang maraming-marami nagawa si President Duterte na hindi nagawa ng iba," said IDSI Director George Sy in discussing the Duterte Administration's achievements in the last 5 years.

"Yung mga kritiko ay tumitingin lang sa isang parte, [...] nalilimutan nilang maraming-marami nagawa si President Duterte na hindi nagawa ng iba," said IDSI Director George Sy in discussing the Duterte Administration's achievements in the last 5 years.

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“The fact that the President has full trust and confidence in me is a rare find between boss and subordinate relationship. I promise to myself to repay this warm gesture with integrity in the forefront of my office,” Sec. Duque on PRRD's support towards him.

“The fact that the President has full trust and confidence in me is a rare find between boss and subordinate relationship. I promise to myself to repay this warm gesture with integrity in the forefront of my office,” Sec. Duque on PRRD's support towards him. 

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Just before its sine die adjournment the House of Representatives passed on third and final reading House Bill No. 6815 or the Accelerated Recovery and Investments Stimulus for the Economy (ARISE) bill.

 

Just before its sine die adjournment the House of Representatives passed on third and final reading House Bill No. 6815 or the Accelerated Recovery and Investments Stimulus for the Economy (ARISE) bill.

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