Manny Pacquiao is headed to fight Chris Algieri. It’s a fight to knock out boxing.
It’s about time someone spoke out on Sarangani Rep. Manny Pacquiao’s considered priorities. “I wish he’d be more involved here,” Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. was quoted as telling reporters last Wednesday in reference to the congressman and his duties at the House of Representatives. The Speaker made the point after noting Pacquiao’s recent debut as professional basketball playing coach, which he made while in training for his title fight with American Chris Algieri next month in Macau.
A mere visit by Vice President Jejomar Binay to Saranggani province, which is the legislative district represented by Manny Pacquiao, sparked speculations that the boxing icon is being wooed by the would-be president to be the latter’s running mate in the 2016 presidential election.
I could not help but be amused when I read the letter titled “Manny to KO House” (Opinion, 9/25/14) written by no less than former senator Rene A.V. Saguisag. With a brilliant lawyer like him, I could not agree more.
REP. (kuno) Manny Pacquiao is Vice President Jojo Binay’s first choice for senator in 2016. Josme! Baka tuloy-tuloy na sa pagbulusok sa balon ng kapariwaraan where I, sssshhhh, once worked, with statesmen with a work ethic.