Imee, 'Bato' among senatorial bets of Sara Duterte's Hugpong

Hernel Tocmo, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 17 2018 06:05 PM

Imee, 'Bato' among senatorial bets of Sara Duterte's Hugpong 1
Ilocos Gov. Imee Marcos, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, and Bureau of Corrections Director Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa. Composite


MANILA- Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio's regional party Hugpong ng Pagbabago endorsed on Friday 9 personalities for the upcoming 2019 polls.

Here are the personalities her regional party endorsed:

- Presidential Spokesperson Sec. Harry Roque
- Bureau of Corrections Director Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa
- Sen. JV Ejercito
- Ilocos Gov. Imee Marcos
- Taguig Rep. Pia Cayetano
- Sen. Cynthia Villar
- Sen. Sonny Angara
- Maguindanao Rep. Zajid “Dong” Mangudadatu
-Special assistant to the President Christopher "Bong" Go

Of the mentioned names, five were included in President Rodrigo Duterte's Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) possible senatorial line-up.

These are Roque, Dela Rosa, Cayetano, Mangudadatu, and Go.

PDP-Laban however also made note of reelectionist senators Villar and Angara as part of their bench.