Robredo is the New Vice President

Rep. Leni Robredo won the hotly-contested vice presidential race, as the official and complete canvass of Congress saw her ahead by 260,000 votes over Sen. Bongbong Marcos. Robredo only had a one percent awareness rating from the public when she announced her candidacy barely eight months ago, but her corrupt-free image and strong performance during the VP debates proved enough to swing the tide in her favor. Marcos, who alleged poll cheating that he was not able to substantiate, would rue this…

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