Philippines – The Sorsogon Gov. Francis “Chiz” Escudero imparted the stage to Vice President Leni Robredo in his home turf yet stayed quiet on whether he is supporting her for president.
In view of this, Escudero, who is running for representative under the Nationalist People’s Coalition, donned white as he sat close to Robredo at a mission stop in Sorsogon and momentarily acquainted her with the pink-clad group.
It is nothing unexpected that Escudero isn’t freely backing Robredo’s official bid. While he is important for the Robredo ticket as a visitor up-and-comer, he is likewise remembered for the Senate records of Sens. Ping Lacson and Manny Pacquiao, who are both additionally running for president.
Escudero has additionally gotten the sponsorship of bad habit official competitor and Davao City Vice Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. He isn’t the only one in this technique in a nation where legislative issues is regularly supposed to be expansion.
Re-electionist Sen. Richard “Dick” Gordon imparted the stage to Robredo’s principle seven senatorial applicants during the VP’s lobby the opening shot in Naga City on Tuesday, yet didn’t explicitly embrace her.
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon, who was instrumental in framing Robredo’s senatorial setup, said in November 2020 that, in any event, visitor up-and-comers ought to submit not to help some other official bet. This gives visitor competitors space to stay away from the clumsiness of embracing contradicting official up-and-comers.
Beside Escudero and Gordon, Robredo likewise shares previous Vice President Jejomar Binay, and Sens. Joel Villanueva and Migz Zubiri with different tickets.
While Escudero was mum on his help for Robredo, the VP wound up getting the support of a far-fetched partner – Rep. Joey Salceda (Albay).
Salceda, wearing Robredo’s unmistakable pink, let neighborhood columnists know that he is supporting her official bid as she is really great for the economy.
This was an unexpected shift for Salceda, who had hotly upheld Duterte-Carpio for president preceding the documenting of nominations. In any case, it appears to be that political breezes have moved since the Davao City chairman, whom Salceda guaranteed made certain to run for president, is really running for VP.
Morever, It is hazy whether Salceda likewise backs Duterte-Carpio’s bad habit official bid as he would not answer who his VP is.