7 months Sotto endorses 10 senatorial candidates MB
By Vanne Elaine Terrazola Ten senatorial candidates have the backing of Senate President Vicente Sotto III for this year’s midterm elections. Sotto on Friday confirmed having submitted to the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC) his personal line-up for the May 13 senatorial race. Senator Vicente Sotto III (KEVIN TRISTAN ESPIRITU / MANILA BULLETIN) In the list were reelectionist Senators Grace Poe and Joseph Victor Ejercito; and former Sen. Lito Lapid, who are Sotto’s partymates in the NPC. Other reelectionists were also included: Sens. Cynthia Villar, Nancy Binay, Sonny Angara, Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III and Paolo “Bam” Aquino. The Senate chief has ... more