Browsing All posts tagged under »Hilario Davide III«

Davide dares Garcias: Disclose bank accounts

December 9, 2012


Right after filing a complaint against Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia, gubernatorial candidate Hilario “Junjun” Davide III is going after his rival’s father and younger brother. Davide wants Representatives. Pablo Garcia and Pablo John Garcia of Cebu’s 2nd and 3rd districts respectively to disclose their bank accounts “for the sake of transparency.” “I’m not accusing them […]

Backfilling of Balili lot ‘tampers’ evidence, illegal, says opponents

December 8, 2012


Backfilling the scandal-tainted Balili property in Naga has earned Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia two new graft complaints. One case was filed yesterday by Liberal Party gubernatorial candidate Hilario “Junjun” Davide III with the Ombudsman in the Visayas. Another was filed by Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale and Provincial Board Majority Floor Leader Arleigh Jay Sitoy. Both moves […]

VIPs in front row, fake car passes and fainting spells

December 2, 2012


PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino sat in the front row of the VIP section. Beside him was Liberal Party Cebu province chief Hilario Davide III, who is running for Cebu governor. As the Calungsod Thanksgiving Mass started, Vice President Jejomar Binay took the seat between them. The two national officials chatted, but they turned to other people […]

Davide vows to file graft case if Visayas Ombudsman ‘too scared’

November 24, 2012


Gubernatorial candidate Hilario “Junjun” Davide III yesterday said he is ready to “file the appropriate case” in the anti-graft court over what he called an obvious anomaly in the land filling of submerged portions of the Balili property in Naga City. He said the discovery of ongoing reclamation work in the province-owned lot was “another […]

Roxas: It’s LP Cebu bets all the way

November 11, 2012


“Nobody, nobody, nobody but Junjun Davide and Agnes Magpale,” said Liberal Party chairman Mar Roxas on Friday. He also said the party’s support for Rep. Tomas Osmeña as mayoral candidate in Cebu City was clear. Roxas, Secretary of the Interior and Local Government, said President Aquino would come to Cebu to campaign for these candidates. […]

Garcia tells Davide: I improved your uncle’s agriculture program

October 15, 2012


Instead of abolishing it, Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia said the Capitol even expanded the Farmers’ Scientists Training Program into what is now called the Integrated Farming System Development Program. She made the clarification after Hilario “Junjun” Davide III criticized her administration for not supporting the Farmers’ Scientists Training Program (FSTP) championed by his uncle, Romulo […]

Davide, LP Cebu slate lead early bird filing at Comelec

October 2, 2012


      by Ador Vincent Mayol and Jhunnex Napallacan     Liberal Party candidates in Cebu province were among the early birds who  kicked off this week’s filing of certificates of candidacy (COC) with  the Commission on Elections (Comelec) yesterday. “I just want to file first because I have to go somewhere. This is […]

LP to swear new members in 6th district today

August 20, 2012


NEW members of the Liberal Party from Cordova and Consolacion towns will take their oath today at the office of Cebu 6th district Rep. Luigi Quisumbing. LP provincial party chairman Hilario “Jun-Jun” Davide III will administer the oath taking today at 10:00 a.m. Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale, Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes, Provincial Board member […]

PB dad backs Davide

July 10, 2012


It could be a sign of the changing political tide. Teasing references were openly made yesterday in the Cebu Provincial Board (PB) about members who may be shifting loyalty soon to the Liberal Party. PB Member Wilfredo Caminero declared that he would support a fellow Argao native, Hilario “Junjun” Davide III for governor but stopped […]

Garcia Imperial Manila makes them Goliath now

June 24, 2012


“I guess with Imperial Manila’s blessings, they are now Goliath,” said Cebu Rep. Pablo John Garcia yesterday. He said he would just wait to be formally notified of the new alliance between Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale and gubernatorial aspirant Hilario “Junjun” Davide III of the Liberal Party. The two were presented to President Benigno Aquino […]