Jefferson Antiporda17 Sept 2015
As expected, Senator Grace Poe endorsed Senator Francis Escudero as her running mate for 2016, saying he is not just a friend but a man who can be trusted to do good for the country.
Poe, who declared her presidential bid on Wednesday, said Escudero has the capability to serve the country as vice president.
Escudero said he acceptedv Poe’s offer to be her vice president because he believes in the character and capability of the senator.
“I believe that as president, Senator Grace Poe or ‘GP’ can establish a GP or Gobyernong may Puso (government with a heart),” Escudero said in his speech.