Erap to legalize ‘jueteng’ if he wins
Posted by akosistella on April 19, 2010
BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines – Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino (PMP) presidential bet former President Joseph Estrada admitted here last Saturday that his campaign has experienced funding problems, unlike his successful bid in the 1998 elections.
He said he is one of the cash-strapped presidential candidates and his campaign is practically running on donations from numerous supporters “who continue to believe in our mission.”
Estrada also reiterated that he would work for the legalization of the numbers game jueteng if elected president.
Erap gets Lakas exec’s backing ahead of birthday
MANILA, Philippines -Yet another official of the ruling Lakas-Kampi Christian Muslim Democrats party has jumped ship ahead of next month’s polls.
Quezon City 2nd District Rep. Annie Rose Susano, who is the Lakas-Kampi chairman for Quezon City, said she is backing the candidacy of Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino presidential candidate Joseph Estrada instead of the Lakas-Kampi standard-bearer Gilbert Teodoro.
Susano announced her decision to support Estrada in an advanced birthday party for the former president in Makati City. The former president turns 73 on Monday.