Fil-Ams pin hopes on Obama, Romney


Posted at Nov 06 2012 11:11 PM | Updated as of Nov 07 2012 08:21 AM

Filipino-Americans are split on their votes for incumbent US President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney.

Loida Nicolas-Lewis, spokesperson for Filipino Democrats, told ANC that the US needs Obama for 4 more years.

He said Obama has added more jobs in the US and vowed to cut taxes for middle class if he is reelected.

Meanwhile, Nimfa Gamez, spokesperson for Filipino Republicans, is keen on Romney getting the nod.

She said Romney can turn around the US economy.

Gamez expressed doubts on Obama's achievements, saying unemployment remains high in the country - Prime Time, ANC, November 6, 2012