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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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

BO-PK gets LP seal of support

September 20, 2012


THE ruling Liberal Party (LP) will support the administration Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan (BO-PK) party in Cebu City ahead of the filing of candidacies next month. Rep. Tomas Osmeña of Cebu City’s south district said he received a certification signed by LP national president Manuel Roxas which authorizes him to issue a certificate of LP nomination […]

Congressman Quisumbing leaves One Cebu party to join Liberals

May 3, 2012


The One Cebu party of the Garcias is losing a key member to the Liberal Party (LP). Rep. Gabriel “Luigi” Quisumbing of Cebu’s 6th district will be sworn into the Liberal Party today in Manila, ending weeks of speculation that he was joining the administration camp of President Aquino. “The entry of Luigi is a […]


May 2, 2012


“If the Liberal Party says, ‘Davide, run as vice governor,’ I’m willing to step aside.” Hilario “Junjun” Davide III said he was willing to set aside his gubernatorial candidacy in 2013 and let Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale run for Cebu governor if the Liberal Party offers her the post. The unexpected statement of the LP […]

Roxas backs Davide for gov Sonny O wants another bet

February 1, 2012


  While he was being introduced as the Liberal Party’s (LP) candidate for the Cebu governorship, Hilario “Junjun” Davide III didn’t have support from an old guard of the Osmeña clan. During yesterday’s assembly of Provincial Board (PB) members, Transportation and Communications Secretary Mar Roxas who is the party’s national president introduced Davide as “the […]

Davide expects dad’s arrival, funding to boost campaign

April 5, 2010


(Above photos are taken during gubernatorial candidate Hilario Davide III first political rally in Dumanjug town north of Cebu since the start of the campaign period) Liberal Party (LP) gubernatorial candidate Hilario “Junjun” Davide III has two things to look forward to this week. His father, former Chief Justice Hilario Davide Jr., arrives in Cebu […]

Davide backers say people, not mayors to decide polls

March 29, 2010


By Chris A. Ligan, Correspondent Despite the local administration’s vaunted political machinery, backers of Liberal Party (LP) gubernatorial candidate Hilario Davide III remain optimistic that he has more than a fighting chance to win the top Capitol post in this year’s elections. NoynoyMar volunteer movement coordinator and lawyer Democrito Barcenas said they are not worried […]

Davide campaigns inside bus to south

March 29, 2010