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Defensors Shoutout Masunod Presidente Leni Robredo #short

This is a #short clip culled from the most highly attended people’s rally ever, so far, of all campaign outings of presidential hopeful Leni Robredo and her Tropang Angat. Red Monkey Talks presents the resounding shoutout of The Defensors of Iloilo on the strong support of Iloilo folks for presidential […]

Megastar Sharon Cuneta @ ILOILO People’s Rally

Red Monkey Talks presents the one and only Megastar of the Philippines Sharon Cuneta-Pangilinan at the Leni-Kiko People’s Rally in Iloilo. The mega vouches for Senator Kiko’s candidacy for vice presidency and the whole team of Tropang Angat in the jampacked audience in Iloilo City Feb. 25, 2022.

VP Leni Jampacked People’s Rally ILOILO

Red Monkey Talks presents Presidential candidate and Vice President Leni Robredo shows her fighting and campaign form at her best. The jampacked People’s Rally at Iloilo City was so heartwarming and inspiring. Almost all candidates of the Tropang Angat of Leni Robredo -Kiko Tandem were present. Enough enntertainment from Kakampink […]

Sen. Frank Drilon Endorses Robredo, Tropang Angat Team

Red Monkey Talks presents Senator Frank Drilon endorses the presidential candidacy of Vice President Leni Robredo. The senator reiterated his statement of his retirement from the senate this year, his last term. The jampacked People’s Rally at Iloilo City was so heartwarming and inspiring. Almost all candidates of the Tropang […]

The Osmenas Endorse Leni-Kiko Tropang Angat

Former Mayor Tomas Osmena and his team endorse the candidacies of Tropang Angat Team of Vice President Leni Robredo and Sen. Kiko Pangilinan. Osmena spells that the Dutertes and Marcos are ‘over’ to the applause of the audience. The event in Southwestern University Phinma was the last leg of the […]

Sen. Kiko Campaigns Phinma Cebu

Vice presidential candidate Sen. Kiko Pangilinan delivers his campaign speech in Southwestern University- Phinma. The Tropang Angat team barnstorms key areas in the island province of Cebu and capped the campaign in a huge rowdy crowd.

Pep: Tropang Angat Ipanalo Natin ‘To

Red Monkey Talks presents ‘Tropang Angat Ipanalo Natin ‘To’ #short ensemble of slides. There is no other way to go but move forward. The battle cry of the people “Ipanalo Na Natin ‘To’ to once and for now give the forgotten poor a strong voice as partner in the governance. […]

CDO Mayor Moreno Endorses VP Robredo

Red Monkey Talks presents new video clip of Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Oscar Moreno giving his full support and endorsement of Vice President Leni Robredo to the presidency. The campaign rally was held at the Divisoria Mall .

VP Leni Robredo Meets Cagayan de Oro Kakampinks

Red Monkey Talks presents short speech of Vice President Leni Robredo at the Kakampink campaign rally held at the Divisoria Mall in Cagayan de Oro City. The untiring candidate was on a campaign swing in northern Mindanao. Robredo received the strong endorsement from Cagayan de Oro Oscar Moreno.

Bongbong Mo Sinunga Di Maasahan Balat Sibuyas

Red Monkey Talks shares this #short on candidate Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. He had his “injured” arm. Bongbong mo iwas makipagkamay may sugat ang kaliwang braso. Pero kanan naman pag nakikipagkamay a! Kampanya pa lang ‘yan. Pano kung siya mahalal tao walang aasahan sa sinunga…. na may balat sibuyas. “Weak!” ‘ika […]

Cayetano: BBM Anti-Corruption Salita Wala Gawa

Red Monkey Talks higlights this throwback post from the 2016 Vice Presidential debate between Sen. Alan Cayetano and Sen. Bongbong Marcos. Marcos, Jr. is the son of former President Ferdinand Marcos, Sr., strongman and architect of the declaration of Martial Law in the Philippines from 1972 until 1983. Senator Cayetano […]

Cayetano: Bongbong Wala Kapag Corruption Pinaguusapan

Red Monkey Talks higlights this throwback post from the 2016 Vice Presidential debate between Sen. Alan Cayetano and Sen. Bongbong Marcos. Marcos, Jr. is the son of former President Ferdinand Marcos, Sr., strongman and architect of the declaration of Martial Law in the Philippines from 1972 until 1983. Senator Cayetano […]

Cayetano: Pag Naging Presidente Kasama Mo Kasama Sa Corruption

Red Monkey Talks higlights this throwback post from the 2016 Vice Presidential debate between Sen. Alan Cayetano and Sen. Bongbong Marcos. Marcos, Jr. is the son of former President Ferdinand Marcos, Sr., strongman and architect of the declaration of Martial Law in the Philippines from 1972 until 1983. Senator Cayetano […]

Cayetano: Bongbong Saan Galing Milyones Mo?

Red Monkey Talks higlights this throwback post from the 2016 Vice Presidential debate between Sen. Alan Cayetano and Sen. Bongbong Marcos. Cayetano was asking Marcos how he got millions of money when his source of income was employment in the government and have never got employed or worked in the […]

Cayetano: Bong Bong Marcos Aral Europe Pero Di Graduate

Red Monkey Talks higlights this throwback post from the 2016 Vice Presidential debate between Sen. Alan Cayetano and Sen. Bongbong Marcos. Marcos, Jr. is the son of former President Ferdinand Marcos, Sr., strongman and architect of the declaration of Martial Law in the Philippines from 1972 until 1983. Senator Cayetano […]

Kakampink Gary Valenciano: Kulay Rosas Ang Bukas

Red Monkey Talks show of support mismo from Mr. Pure Energy Gary Valenciano for Tropang Angat (Gobernong Tapat Angat Buhay Lahat) of VP Leni Robredo and Sen. Kiko Pangilinan. Video culled from the Pink Sunday Rally in Kyusi. Ini-indorso si Leni bilang presidente, si Kiko Pangilinan bilang bise-presidente at ang […]

Kakampink Jim Paredes: Dahil Sila Ang Pinaka-tapat

Red Monkey Talks show of support by Jim Paredes of Apo Hiking Society for Tropang Angat (Gobernong Tapat Angat Buhay Lahat) of VP Leni Robredo and Sen. Kiko Pangilinan. Video culled from the Pink Sunday Rally in Kyusi. Ini-indorso si Leni bilang presidente, si Kiko Pangilinan bilang bise-presidente at ang […]

Kakampink: Robi Domingo Buo Ang Suporta Kay Leni

Entertainer Robi Domingo express full support to the presidential candidacy of Vice President Leni Robredo. Red Monkey Talks show of support of Robi Domingo for Tropang Angat (Gobernong Tapat Angat Buhay Lahat) of VP Leni Robredo and Sen. Kiko Pangilinan. Video culled from the Pink Sunday Rally in Kyusi. Buong […]

VP Leni Robredo Speech @ Kalibo Aklan Catholic College

Red Monkey Talks presents Vice-president Leni Robredo’s campaign speech at Kalibo Aklan Catholic College. The ‘Tropang Angat’ team of Vice President Leni Robredo and Senator Kiko Pangilinan visited the province of Aklan, Antique and Capiz this week. Watch VP Leni Robredo’s speech before the audience at the Kalibo Aklan Catholic […]

Watch: VP Leni Robredo joins 2022 Presidential Derby

The long and much awaited announcement dropped Thursday, October 7 (today) as Vice President Leni Robredo declared her political plans for the 2022 elections. This marked the end of the Philippine opposition leader’s and Liberal Party head long thought process on her potential presidential run in 2022. Below is the […]

Watch Teaser If We Erase Traditional Politics We Win

This Philippine province of almost two million people, or 1.9 (1,952,544) million warm bodies according to the official census count of 2015 is the biggest in the Bicol region in terms of population and land area. While it is rich in natural resources and beautiful scenic places, majority of its […]

Opening salvo: Preliminary conference on Marcos poll protest VS. Robredo starts July 11

Opening salvo: Preliminary conference on Marcos poll protest VS. VP Robredo starts July 11 The Supreme Court of the Philippines (SCOTP) sitting as Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET) will start the preliminary conference on the election protest of former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. against Vice President Leni Robredo on Tuesday. […]

Why Bongbong Marcos wants Leni Robredo out as Vice President

Why Bongbong Marcos wants Leni Robredo out as Vice President. This is why defeated vice presidential candidate and former senator Ferdinand Marcos, Jr., wants Leni Robredo out as the duly elected vice president during the elections of May 2016. Marcos is contesting the results of 36,465 clustered precincts in 30 […]

Prospects looking good for VP Leni Robredo VS electoral protest of Marcos?

Are prospects and options turning favorable for Vice-President Leni Robredo? The camp of Vice President Leni Robredo on Wednesday said the Preliminary Conference Brief submitted by former Senator Ferdinand Marcos before the Supreme Court sitting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET) clearly exposed he was merely fishing for evidence and […]

Donald Trump is new US president, Clinton concedes defeat

Former United States presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton has conceded defeat from Republican candidate and President-elect Donald Trump. The defeated Democratic candidate and former US Secretary of State called by phone the winning Mr. Trump a few minutes ago. The ongoing election tally being broadcast live by major US news […]

Trump is on winning streak in the 2016 US presidential race

WASHINGTON, Nov. 9 — Donald Trump was on the cusp of creating history as he inched closer to clinching the US presidency with a strong showing in battleground states helping him trump Hillary Clinton in the knife-edge race. Major US news networks projected Republican candidate Trump to have won the […]

Watch Live coverage as USA votes for its next president

Just to show a snippet and demonstrate to Filipinos in the country how elections is being held in the USA, we are sharing these various media online coverage. Many Filipino-Americans have invested interest on the elections. First time that many Americans of Asian origin showed active participation in the democratic […]

Inaugural speech of Vice President Leni Robredo

Inaugural Message of Leni Robredo during the Oath Taking of the Vice President of the Philippines at Quezon City Reception House, June 30, 2016 To my beloved countrymen: There are moments in our lives that shine brighter than others. Like when I met Jesse. Or when I saw my children’s […]

The barangay that gave Robredo 100% of its votes and zero to her opponents

CALABANGA, Camarines Sur — As third district Congresswoman Leni Robredo got elected vice president in the May 2016 national elections, a barangay in the town of Calabanga was dragged into the limelight. It is because Robredo harvested all the votes of the entire village of Punta Tarawal of this town […]

Smartmatic executives, Comelec IT rep, face raps filed by Bongbong Marcos

MANILA — The camp of vice presidential candidate Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr. on Tuesday filed criminal cases before the Manila Prosecutor’s Office (MPO) against Smartmatic executives and an Information Technology (IT) representative of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) for their alleged unauthorized change of the script in the […]

Marcos’ camp still hopeful Comelec will allow system audit

In the heels of the Philippine Senate and House of Representatives’ start of canvass of votes for president and vice president on Wednesday, May 25, the camp of vice presidential candidate-Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. is hoping that the Commission on Elections (Comelec) will approve their request to conduct a system […]

Ako Bicol regains 3 congressional seats in party-list elections

MANILA, May 19 — Ako Bicol regained three congressional seats for its group, having topped the 2016 congressional derby among party list. It garnered 1,664,975 votes (5.1423%) out of the 32,377,841 votes cast for the party-list polls. Comelec has allotted 59 seats for party-list groups in the House of Representatives […]

Bongbong Marcos to ask for system audit of automated election system

MANILA, May 18 — The camp of vice presidential candidate Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, Jr. is set to ask the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to open the Automated Election System for a systems audit after uncovering irregularities while tabulating results of the May 9 elections based on the Certificates of […]

Busy Monday for presumptive President-elect Rodrigo Duterte

DAVAO CITY – Presumptive President-elect and Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte will formally receive well-wishers at the privately-owned clubhouse of Matina Enclaves residential condominium here on Monday. Peter Laviña, spokesperson of the Duterte camp, said he was not sure if the mayor would be meeting the public. He said Monday […]

Duterte, Marcos top choice of overseas absentee voters

MANILA — Filipinos abroad who participated in the overseas absentee voting (OAV) have voted for Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and Senator Ferdinand Marcos, Jr., as their president and vice president, respectively, in the recently concluded May 9 polls. According to the data released by Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner […]

Results: Philippine Election 2016

Results: Philippine Election 2016, the Unofficial count of Cbanga360-Bicol Street Journal based on the Comelec-GMA mirror server. PRESIDENT DUTERTE, RODY 15,951,891 VOTES 38.58% ROXAS, MAR DAANG MATUWID 9,695,934 VOTES 23.45% POE, GRACE 8,934,418 VOTES 21.61% BINAY, JOJO 5,316,392 VOTES 12.86% DEFENSOR SANTIAGO, MIRIAM 1,424,422 VOTES 3.44% VICE PRESIDENT ROBREDO, LENI […]

Comelec to hold special elections on May 14 for areas with voting failure

MANILA — A total of 52 clustered precincts from 11 towns, many in the Autonumous Region in Muslim Mindanao and Eastern Visayas will hold a special voting on Saturday, May 14. This was confirmed as the Commission on Elections (Comelec) has declared failure of elections in 11 municipalities in the […]

What’s cooking in Comelec? Automated with turtle paced result update

Trust and confidence in the poll body was bolstered with the quick upload of partial but unofficial results through poll watchdog Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible voting and print media entities mirroring returns on their websites. But the national and local elections was held on May 9, 2016, and four […]

Maguindanao poll violence report 5 dead, 10 injured

COTABATO CITY — At least five persons were confirmed killed while 10 others wounded so far in Maguindanao election-related violence for the past 72 hours, the Army’s Sixth Infantry Division (6ID) reported. “Only last night (May 8), two separate explosions caused by rifle-launched M-79 grenades rocked the public market of […]

May 9, 2016, Let the local and national elections voting begin

MANILA — The 55.4 million registered voters, or a percentage of it, will troop to their polling precincts today to vote for their bets. So, today, May 9, 2016 let the local and national elections voting begin. This, as the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said it is 100-percent ready to […]

I am a Filipino. I am a writer. Our tools are vigilance and memory

I am a Filipino. I am a writer. Our tools are vigilance and memory. A growing number of writers and journalists gathered their thoughts together for a united statement. And sharing here is the English only version, although it has a Tagalog translation. A MANIFESTO I am a Filipino writer. […]

LP’s Leni Robredo tops tv ads campaign spending

These candidates who trace their roots to Bicol have spent a total of P.979 billion already from February 9 to April 27, 2016 for television advertisement alone according to the Nielsen Media data. The list is topped by Liberal Party vice presidential candidate and Camarines Sur 1st district freshman representative […]

Poll body set to hold final test and sealing of 92,509 VCMs this week

MANILA — As the Philippine elections near the final homestretch, the poll body is set to hold the final testing and sealing of the vote counting machines this week. The focus of activity will be the conduct by the Commission on Elections of a one-day event participated in by designated […]

More Bicol politicians vow support for presidential candidacy of Grace Poe

Just a few days after Albay Governor Joey Salceda resigned as regional chairman of the Liberal Party and vowed support for independent presidential candidate Grace Poe, more Bicol provincial officials followed his move. On Monday, it was confirmed that Gov. Edgardo Tallado (LP) of Camarines Norte, Gov. Raul Lee (UNA) […]

Smartmatic says results will be known 24 hours after election

MANILA — Smartmatic International, the tech firm handling the automated election system of the Commission on Elections for the May 9, 2016 general elections reported that it will deploy some 45,000 technicians in all of the 36,788 voting centers as well as in the canvassing centers. “Everywhere where there will […]

These are some of presidential candidate Sen. Grace Poe’s promises

If you watched attentively during the 3rd and last presidential debate held yesterday at the Phinma University of Pangasinan, then you should have heard of candidate Grace Poe’s promises. Independent candidate Sen. Poe vowed to create a government that is sensitive to the needs of the suffering Filipino people, the […]

Watch: The 3rd presidential debate with town hall format in Pangasinan

DAGUPAN CITY, – The third and last presidential debate under the auspices of the Commission on Elections will follow a town hall format on Sunday from 6 PM to 9 PM at the student plaza of the University of Pangasinan Phinma in Dagupan City. Prepared questions would range from very […]

This is why Albay Governor Joey Salceda dumps LP’s RORO team

Below is the full text of Governor Joey Salceda’s official statement posted on his Facebook account, explaining why he is totally dumping the daang matuwid roro team of Liberal Party: Ang Presidente ko ay may malinaw na plano at may puso para sa ordinaryong Filipino. May pagkiling sa kanayunan at […]

Erap endorse candidacies of Grace Poe and “Bongbong” Marcos

Former President and incumbent Manila mayor Joseph Ejercito “Erap” Estrada on Monday ended the speculation of political observers on who among the national candidates for president and vice president will get his endorsement. At the Liwasang Bonifacio proclamation rally of his local party’s lineup attended by an estimated 20,000 supporters […]

Presidential candidates Poe, Binay clash over issue of corruption, citizenship

Leading presidential candidate Senator Grace Poe engaged Vice President Jejomar Binay in heated debate on Sunday over issue of corruption that tainted the candidacy of the vice president. During the second Presidential Debates 2016 held at the University of the Philippines (UP) Performing Arts Hall inCebu City, Poe was asked […]

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Robredo: Tapat sa Harap ng 70K+ Taumbayan

🔴 Red Monkey Talks ikinalulugod na ibahagi and malaman na mensahe ni Vice President Leni Robredo sa harap ng humigit na 70,000 na taga Bacolod at Negros Occidental na pinangungunahan ni Gov. Lacson na dumalo sa Grand People’s Rally ginanap sa Paglaum Sports Complex Marso 11, 2022. Sa mataong pagtatapos […]

Huling Birit ni Leni sa Makati Miting de Avance

Ang huling birit ni Leni sa miting de avance. Malapit na ang hatol ng taumbayan pabor sa pag-angat ng buhay ng lahat. Kaya naman, sa ginanap na miting de avance ng tropa sa lungsod ng Makati, nag-all out na si Leni, ang huling birit. Hindi pa rin maawat ang suporta […]

Robredo: May Guardian Angel Photographic Memory

Red Monkey Talks presents “Robredo: May Guardian Angel at Photographic Memory.” At bakit hindi kami nagulat sa kanyang mga sagot. Kasi alam namin na lahat ng sinabi niya ay totoo at nagawa at ginagawa niya kasama ang team sa Office of the Vice President. Kaya alisto, mabilis at natukoy niya […]

Senators lament the unfinished business of EDSA People Power

Was the EDSA People Power’s main purpose only to topple the administration of strongman President Ferdinand Marcos, many considered dictatorial and oppressive? Thirty years after the bloodless uprising, the fight remains an unfinished business, according to senators on Tuesday. ”EDSA has restored democracy but still has unfinished business….. freedom from […]

Ako Bicol regains 3 congressional seats in party-list elections

MANILA, May 19 — Ako Bicol regained three congressional seats for its group, having topped the 2016 congressional derby among party list. It garnered 1,664,975 votes (5.1423%) out of the 32,377,841 votes cast for the party-list polls. Comelec has allotted 59 seats for party-list groups in the House of Representatives […]

Across-the-board payhike for 1.5-M state employees seen in 2016

Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. on Monday vowed to immediately enact into law the proposed P226 billion four-year “Salary Standardization Law of 2015,” which offers 14th month pay for 1.53 million state workers and officials on the first year of implementation in 2016. “We will study and pass it in time […]

Robredo: Krusada ng Pagmamahal sa People’s Campaign #short

Vice President Leni Robredo shares her observation on the on-going presidential campaign. The mostly people initiated and people powered initiative has transformed into a people propelled campaign. This short clip is culled from the recently concluded highly successful gathering of over 25,000 Ilonggos in the city of Ilo-ilo and several […]

These voters will elect the next president of the Philippines in 2016

It is final. The Philippine Commission on Elections has released the final report of registered voters that will elect the next president, vice president, 12 senators, and other elective local government officials by May 9, 2016. And 54,363,329 registered voters valid to cast their votes will make their final choice, […]

The qualities of the next president according to Sen. Miriam Santiago

Presidential candidate and Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago said the next leader of the country should have moral excellency apart from being excellent academically and professionally. In her statement during the Presidential Debate held in Cagayan de Oro City on Sunday, the lawmaker said she believes that it is important that […]

Cayetano: Bongbong Wala Kapag Corruption Pinaguusapan

Red Monkey Talks higlights this throwback post from the 2016 Vice Presidential debate between Sen. Alan Cayetano and Sen. Bongbong Marcos. Marcos, Jr. is the son of former President Ferdinand Marcos, Sr., strongman and architect of the declaration of Martial Law in the Philippines from 1972 until 1983. Senator Cayetano […]

Kakampink: Robi Domingo Buo Ang Suporta Kay Leni

Entertainer Robi Domingo express full support to the presidential candidacy of Vice President Leni Robredo. Red Monkey Talks show of support of Robi Domingo for Tropang Angat (Gobernong Tapat Angat Buhay Lahat) of VP Leni Robredo and Sen. Kiko Pangilinan. Video culled from the Pink Sunday Rally in Kyusi. Buong […]

Robredo: Talumpati ng Inspirasyon sa Muntinlupa

Ikinagagalak na ihandog ang kabuuan ng talumpati ni VP Leni Robredo bilang panauhing pangdangal sa ika-27 anibersaryo ng pagkakatanghal bilang lungsod ng Muntinlupa. Ang pangalawang pangulo ay kinilala ang kabutihang loob at mataas na kakayahan sa larangan ng serbisyo publiko ng pamunuan ng lungsod. Panoorin po natin ng buo ang […]

Here are some of Pinoy politician’s tweet on Christmas 2015

We checked the tweets of Pinoy politicians for their thought(s) and wish(es) during the Christmas 2015 season. Here are some of them: President Beningo S. Aquino, III: Isang maligayang Pasko po sa ating lahat. https://t.co/r5Rwg7q0eY — Noynoy Aquino (@noynoyaquino) December 24, 2015 Senator Gregorio Honasan: Ang tanging hangad ko para […]

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Across-the-board payhike for 1.5-M state employees seen in 2016

Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. on Monday vowed to immediately enact into law the proposed P226 billion four-year “Salary Standardization Law of 2015,” which offers 14th month pay for 1.53 million state workers and officials on the first year of implementation in 2016. “We will study and pass it in time […]

No fisherfolk should be left behind – Mar Roxas

Liberal Party standard bearer Manuel “Mar” Roxas II vowed on Sunday that he will take concrete steps to modernize the country’s fisheries system if he is elected in the May 9 national polls. Roxas shared his plans during the first Presidential Debate organized by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) in […]

Maguindanao poll violence report 5 dead, 10 injured

COTABATO CITY — At least five persons were confirmed killed while 10 others wounded so far in Maguindanao election-related violence for the past 72 hours, the Army’s Sixth Infantry Division (6ID) reported. “Only last night (May 8), two separate explosions caused by rifle-launched M-79 grenades rocked the public market of […]

Cayetano: Bongbong Saan Galing Milyones Mo?

Red Monkey Talks higlights this throwback post from the 2016 Vice Presidential debate between Sen. Alan Cayetano and Sen. Bongbong Marcos. Cayetano was asking Marcos how he got millions of money when his source of income was employment in the government and have never got employed or worked in the […]

Really, candidates do not rest during the Christmas holidays!

Really, candidate do not rest during the Christmas holidays! Or, maybe more proper is that candidates do not let their assistants rest during the holidays(?) Look who sent a message! All candidates for elective national position for the upcoming May 2016 elections do not rest during the christmas holidays. At […]

Inaugural speech of Vice President Leni Robredo

Inaugural Message of Leni Robredo during the Oath Taking of the Vice President of the Philippines at Quezon City Reception House, June 30, 2016 To my beloved countrymen: There are moments in our lives that shine brighter than others. Like when I met Jesse. Or when I saw my children’s […]

Megastar Sharon Cuneta @ ILOILO People’s Rally

Red Monkey Talks presents the one and only Megastar of the Philippines Sharon Cuneta-Pangilinan at the Leni-Kiko People’s Rally in Iloilo. The mega vouches for Senator Kiko’s candidacy for vice presidency and the whole team of Tropang Angat in the jampacked audience in Iloilo City Feb. 25, 2022.