On the eve of Election Day, newly-crowned winners of the Binibining Pilipinas 2016 beauty pageant made their respective appeals and messages to the country’s next president on issues ranging from health to world peace.
ET out the vote” says more than “go out and vote” in a massive exercise that’s meant to shape the future and the destiny of your country. For all that pompousness of purpose, it’s simply saying that better than leaving your residence to go to the polling precinct, you should encourage others – in your circle, family, neighborhood, community – to do just that. Get out the vote instead of merely going out to vote.Continue reading …
Filipinos want the next president to increase workers’ salaries and address the illegal drugs menace, a recent Pulse Asia survey said. Thirty-eight percent of respondents said they want the new president to increase workers’ salaries while 36 percent said the next Chief Executive should address the widespread peddling and use of illegal drugs.Continue reading …