- Former actor-turned politician Dan Fernando endorsed VP Leni during an event of the Leni-Kiko tandem in Bulacan
- The event was held at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City
- When Fernando introduced Robredo, he referred to her as "president" and urged Bulakeños to vote for a leader who would be preserving the democracy in the country
- Re-electionist Fernando will be facing former governor Wilhelmino Sy-Alvarado
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Actor-turned politician Dan Fernando openly endorsed VP Leni Robredo, calling her "President," during the campaign rally in Bulacan, Rappler reported.
The event, which the organizers estimated to have been attended by 45,000 strong, was held at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City.
Fernando urged voters to choose a leader who would be preserving the country's democracy.
He also said that people should seek the help of God.
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"Bilang sambayanang Bulakenyo na naging tahanan ng unang malayang republika ng Asya, hilingin nating lahat ng tulong at gabay ng Diyos na sa ating henerasyon. Nawa’y mapagkalooban tayo ng isang mabuting pinuno na taus-pusong kakalinga sa ating mga kababayan," Fernando said.
Aerial shots of the Bulacan grand rally at the Malolos Sports and Convention Center were also shared by social media users.
The event ended with a lovely fireworks display, and the video of which was shared by VP Leni's official YouTube channel.
According to Manila Bulletin, there was an estimated 45,000 strong crowd who came to Bulacan and joined the rally.
VP Leni Robredo is the incumbent vice president of the Philippines. She is a human rights lawyer. Her husband was the late DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo. They have three daughters.
VP Leni Robredo took to Twitter and personally thanked the wife of the driver of the motorcyle who brought her to the grand rally in Cavite. Replying to the tweet of Kristine Danica Mariano, she even said sorry for having used their motorcycle, as it was brought about by such great need. She then reiterated her thanks and told Kristine to tell her husband, Sherwin, that she says thank you for bringing her safely to the venue. In response, Kristine thanked VP profusely and even said that it was an honor for them to be of service to VP.
The wife of the driver of the motorcycle, which VP Leni rode going to the Cavite grand rally took to Twitter to express her thoughts on the event. She said that her husband is still feeling "kilig" and she was also quite anxious that their motorcycle was dirty. "Nakakahiya," she mentioned, perhaps thinking had they known VP Leni will ride it, they could have cleaned it up. Nonetheless, she really thanked VP for the honor of having used their motorcycle .