6 months Ejercito moved by Duterte’s disappointment that he lost Senate reelection bid MB
By Hannah Torregoza Outgoing Senator Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito on Friday said he was moved to hear President Rodrigo Duterte expressing disappointment over his failed reelection bid. Sen. JV Ejercito(Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN) Duterte, in his speech before the Filipino community in Tokyo, expressed regret that Ejercito did not win in the senatorial race in the recent May 2019 midterm election. At the same time, the Chief Executive hinted at a Cabinet post for Ejercito. “Ito siya nanghihinayang ako kay JV. Well, anyway, you are still young. May Cabinet (post) naman diyan kung magbakante,” Duterte was quoted ... more