Opposition Senate slate out soon - Hontiveros

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Posted at Oct 14 2018 04:06 PM

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The opposition coalition will soon announce its senatorial line-up for the 2019 elections, Senator Risa Hontiveros said Sunday. 

The coalition is made up of the Liberal Party, the Magdalo party-list, civil society group Tindig Pilipinas, and Hontiveros' Akbayan party-list, she said. 

"In the next several days, we will be, as an opposition coalition, launching our opposition Senate slate for next year," Hontiveros told ANC. 

The LP has endorsed Senator Bam Aquino, human rights lawyer Jose Manuel "Chel" Diokno, and former Deputy House Speaker Lorenzo "Erin" Tañada II for next year's elections.

Tindig Pilipinas also backed the senatorial bids of trio, as well as Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano and former Bangsamoro Transition Council member Samira Gutoc.

ANC, 14 October 2018