Sara Duterte on political career: Decision needs to be made regardless of pandemic

Germelina Lacorte 07/19/2021

DAVAO CITY—Mayor Sara Duterte found nothing wrong with going around the country at the time when her city had been facing threats of COVID-19. “A decision has to be made regarding my political career with or without…

Allies get ready for Sara Duterte’s presidential bid

Carmelito Q. Francisco - @inquirerdotnet 07/18/2021

DAVAO CITY — Will she run for president or not? If the preparations are any indication, when she declares may be the appropriate question pertaining to Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte joining the 2022 presidential race. The…

Win Gatchalian open to running for VP in 2022

Delta Letigio 07/16/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Senator Sherwin “Win” Gatchalian has said yes to the possibility of running for vice president of the country in the 2022 national elections. In a press conference in Cebu City, Gatchalian said he…

Duterte-Duterte tandem leads in Pulse Asia survey

Zacarian Sarao 07/14/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio and President Rodrigo Duterte led the list of Filipinos’ top bets for president and vice president in Pulse Asia’s 2022 national elections survey. According to Pulse Asia on Tuesday,…

Sara Duterte says YES to possibility of running for President in 2022

Delta Dyrecka Letigio, Mae Fhel Gom-os 07/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, the daughter of President Rodrigo Duterte, said yes to the possibility of running as President in the 2022 elections. Duterte-Carpio was in Cebu to visit Governor Gwendolyn Garcia…

Sara Duterte won’t seek presidency if Rody files VP bid — HNP exec

Krissy Aguilar 07/05/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio may not run for president under any party should her father President Rodrigo Duterte vie for the vice presidency, her regional party Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) said Monday. “If…

Leni vs. Sara

Joel Ruiz Butuyan - @inquirerdotnet 06/14/2021

If Sara Duterte throws her hat in the ring and ends up winning the presidency next year, it will be the third parent-and-child pair to capture the highest elective post in our country’s history. We’ve had a…

‘Done deal?’ Gibo Teodoro meets with Sara Duterte in Davao City

Neil Arwin Mercado - Reporter 06/03/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Former presidential candidate and defense secretary Gilbert Teodoro Jr. flew to Davao City on Thursday and met with Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, fueling talks of a likely tandem in the 2022 polls. According to former…

‘No doubt in my mind Sara Duterte is running for president in 2022’ — Salceda

Neil Arwin Mercado - Reporter / @NAMercadoINQ 06/03/2021

MANILA, Philippines — There is “no doubt” in the mind of Albay Rep. Joey Salceda that Davao City mayor and presidential daughter Sara Duterte-Carpio will run for president in the national elections next year. Salceda made the…

What will Manny Pacquiao do now?

John Nery - @jnery_newsstand 06/01/2021

With all the maneuvering for next year’s elections, the cracks in the Duterte governing coalition are widening. Consider the situation of Sen. Manny Pacquiao. The boxing all-time great is a middling politician of mediocre achievement, but he…

Are barangays now using surveys to push Sara’s presidential bid?

Carmela Reyes-Estrope, Leila B. Salaverria 05/31/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Are barangays being used for a survey to seek out support for the possible presidential bid of Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio? Former Bayan Muna Rep. Teddy Casiño raised this issue on Twitter after…

Bong, Sara, Manny: Faces of continuity

Joel Ruiz Butuyan - @inquirerdotnet 03/22/2021

A Go-Duterte tandem is now being bruited about as the ruling administration’s winning card in the 2022 elections. President Duterte himself declared that Sen. Bong Go wants to run for president. In turn, Go said he will…

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