Philippines – Leni Robredo has been gaining a lot of attention as the last woman standing in the presidential race and looking back, she was a beginner representative in 2016 when she fought against eminent loss to beat Ferdinand Marcos Jr barely. for Philippines‘ VP. She desires to rehash the accomplishment in their May 9 rematch for president.
The main lady in a field of 10 applicants, Robredo is the last impediment to the Marcos family recovering the administration they lost in 1986 following a famous uprising. In any case, this time, the previous attorney and financial specialist faces a lot greater hole with Marcos Jr., who elector overviews show is going towards an avalanche triumph.
Determined assaults from President Rodrigo Duterte, who once considered her a “empty head“, and an awful web-based entertainment falsehood crusade pursued by favorable to Marcos bunches have harmed the mild-mannered Robredo’s ubiquity. Her vow to “rout the old fashioned and spoiled style of governmental issues” in the medieval and degenerate majority rules system has resounded with moderate citizens tired of Duterte’s tyrant style.
Many additionally dread a rehash of the Marcos fascism, when billions of dollars were ravaged from state money vaults and broad denials of basic freedoms were committed. Volunteers wearing Robredo’s pink mission tone have gone house to house across the tremendous archipelago country in an against-the-chances work to prevail upon citizens.
It has started examinations with individuals driven development for previous president and a majority rule government pioneer Corazon Aquino in the 1986 snap political race that prompted the expelling of Ferdinand Marcos Sr.
Like Aquino, whose spouse was shot dead by state powers in 1983, Robredo was hesitantly pushed into governmental issues after the passing of her better half.
Jesse Robredo, a regarded Cabinet part in previous president Benigno Aquino’s organization, kicked the bucket in a plane accident in 2012.
Initially a legal advisor for unfortunate ranchers and battered ladies, Robredo served a solitary term in the House of Representatives, where she pushed for regulations advancing straightforwardness and responsibility.
In the wake of winning the bad habit administration in 2016 an outcome Marcos Jr. battled for quite some time to upset Robredo changed her little spending plan, to a great extent formal office into one that took care of the penniless, enabled ladies and aided tropical storm casualties.
However, she acquired the fury of Duterte by reprimanding his lethal medication war and contradicting his arrangement to bring back capital punishment. She likewise provoked his choice to permit the treated assemblage of Marcos Sr. to be covered at the public legends’ burial ground. In the Philippines, the VP and president are chosen independently