- Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan has released the initial list of Liberal Party’s possible candidates for senatorial bid
- Included in the list are Dingdong Dantes, Jim Paredes, Lourdes Sereno, Mar Roxas and Agot Isidro
- However, the list is not final yet, they might release the official list at the end of September
Liberal Party has announced on September 10, their list of possible candidates for the upcoming senatorial elections this 2019.
KAMI has learned from Rappler that as per Liberal Party’s president, Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan, they are eyeing for 18 potential candidates.
The names of the possible candidates are: Senator “Bam” Aquino IV, Mar Roxas, Maria Lourdes Sereno, Gary Alejano, Corazon "Dinky" Soliman, Samira Gutoc, Hilario Davide Jr., General Florin Hilbay, Edwin Lacierda, Erin Tañada, Ibarra Gutierrez, Romulo Macalintal, Lawyer Chel Diokno, Leah Navarro, Manolo Quezon III, and even celebrities like Agot Isidro, Jim Paredes, and Dingdong Dantes.
The list has been made between Liberal Party and their coalition partners. Sen. Pangilinan admitted that they have more than people to fill in their slate, however, they are still talking with the other possible candidates included in the list.
Out of the 18 initial candidates, only three of them have been in Liberal Party before. These are Bam Aquino, Mar Roxas, and Erin Tañada.
However, it has also been said that the final decision rests upon the party leaders. The list will then be submitted to Vice President Leni Robredo.
The party also said that they might have their final list by the end of the month. The filing of candidacies is supposed to be at the first week of October. However, the House of Representatives and Senate have been fighting to push it to October 11 to 17, 2018.
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