Palace admits: Erap still potent for 2016
The Manila Times
... a former movie actor, started his foray into politics in 1969 after he won as mayor of now San Juan City (Metro Manila) and held on to the position for 16 years, before he was removed from office by the Ministry of Local Government after Corazon ...
PNoy set to interview 5 ranking military officers for top AFP post
MANILA - At least five 3-star generals are to be interviewed Friday at the office of President Aquino as part of the selection process for the replacement of outgoing Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief of Staff Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr.
Male or female president? What SC Sereno looks for in next president
Asked if she would rather have another male president succeed President Benigno Aquino III or have the Philippines' third female president – after Aquino's mother, the late Corazon Aquino (1986-1992) and incumbent Pampanga Rep.
Main opposition party UNA launched
Lito Atienza and former Quezon Rep. Danilo Suarez, among others. Teves, in an interview with reporters, said he considers Binay a friend since the term of the late President Corazon Aquino when he was the president of the Landbank of the Philippines.