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PH in good hands with Poe or Duterte as president

/ 12:03 AM July 30, 2015

It’s possible for both Sen. Grace Poe and Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to ultimately join the presidential race in 2016.

Mayor Duterte’s track record and no-nonsense approach to critical problems are known to Filipino voters far and wide. Ditto with Senator Poe’s utmost desire to lend a helping hand to the poor and downtrodden in our society. These two public officials’ sincerity, honesty and incorruptibility are qualities wanting in most of our politicians today.

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So if and when they run for the presidency next year and either of them wins, the Philippines will be in good hands. And the victory may yet usher in a new era for our country and change altogether the political landscape where corruption and patronage politics stink to high heavens.

—PEDRO V. REFUERZO JR., [email protected]

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