Alberto Romulo (born 1933) is a politician in the Philippines. He is currently Foreign Affairs Secretary in the administration of President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. ...more on Wikipedia about "Alberto Romulo"
Alfredo Lim (born December 21, 1929) is a senator of the Philippines. He was mayor of Manila from 1992 to 1998. ...more on Wikipedia about "Alfredo Lim"
Aquilino Q. Pimentel, Jr. (born December 11, 1933) also known as Nene is a Philippine political figure. He was first elected as a delegate to the 1971 Constitutional Convention, then was arrested when martial law was declared by President Ferdinand Marcos. In 1980 he was elected as Mayor of Cagayan de Oro city in Misamis Oriental, ousted from the mayoral position by Marcos and reinstated after massive popular demonstrations in 1981, and arrested again in 1982 and 1985. He was elected as an Assemblyman in the Batasang Pambansa (National Assembly), serving from 1984- 1986. After the EDSA Revolution, he was appointed by President Corazon Aquino as Minister of Local Government and Presidential advisor/chief negotiator with the Muslim insurgents in Mindanao. He then was elected Senator ( 1987- 1992), authoring the seminal Local Government Code. He then launched a bid for the vice presidency in 1992, running under the Liberal Party with Jovito Salonga running for president, finishing fifth among the vice presidential candidates by garnering 9.9% of the vote. He was cheated of victory in the 1995 national elections after running for another term as senator; he took the case to the Supreme Court eventually winning the suit in 2004. In 1998, he ran successfully for another term in the Senate of the Philippines, from 1998- 2004. He was also elected as the 19th Senate President, serving from 2000-2001. Most recently he won another seat in the Senate in the recently-concluded May 10 2004 National Elections attaining the third highest number of votes nationally of nearly 80 candidates for 12 Senate seats. ...more on Wikipedia about "Aquilino Pimentel, Jr."
Arturo M. Tolentino ( September 19, 1910 – August 2, 2004) was a prominent political figure in the Philippines. He was a former congressman ( 1949 - 1957) and senator 1957 - 1972). He held the Senate Presidency from ( 1965 - 1967). He was appointed as Minister of Foreign Affairs during the Marcos administration ( 1984 - 1985), served in the Batasang Pambansa. He also held the Vice Presidency in 1986. Never forgotten as a prominent statesman, he was elected and again served in the Philippine Senate ( 1992 - 1995) ...more on Wikipedia about "Arturo Tolentino"
Blas F. Ople ( February 3 1927 – December 14 2003) was a Filipino political figure. ...more on Wikipedia about "Blas Ople"
Carlos Polestico Garcia ( November 4, 1896– June 14, 1971) was the 8th president of the Philippines (1957-1961). His administration was known for its "Filipino First" policy, which put the interests of the Filipino people above those of foreigners and of the ruling party. ...more on Wikipedia about "Carlos P. Garcia"
Diosdado Pangan Macapagal ( September 28, 1910– April 21, 1997) was a Filipino politician who served as the 9th President of the Philippines. He was elected in 1961, defeating the re-election bid of Carlos P. Garcia. He failed in his own re-election bid in 1965, losing to Ferdinand Marcos. ...more on Wikipedia about "Diosdado Macapagal"
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Edgardo J. Angara Jr. (born September 24, 1934) is a politician in the Philippines. He is currently (as of 2005) a senator. ...more on Wikipedia about "Edgardo Angara"
Elpidio Quirino ( November 16, 1890– February 29, 1956) was the sixth President of the Philippines. He served from April 17, 1948 to December 30, 1953. ...more on Wikipedia about "Elpidio Quirino"
Emmanuel Pelaez (born November 30, 1915 — died July 27, 2003) was a politican and Vice-President of the Philippines. ...more on Wikipedia about "Emmanuel Pelaez"
Ferdinand Edralin Marcos ( September 11, 1917– September 28, 1989) was the tenth President of the Philippines, serving from 1965 to 1986. He has the distinction of being the last Senate President to be elected to the presidency and being the first president to be elected to two consecutive full terms. In 1972, he instituted an authoritarian regime that allowed him to stay in power until lifting it 1981. He was re-elected the same year to another full six-year term which was marred by political mismanagement, health issues as well as human rights abuses by the powerful military and rampant corruption in the government. In 1986, he was re-elected for the fourth time in an allegedly fraudulent "snap election". As a result, he was removed from office by the peaceful EDSA Revolution in 1986. ...more on Wikipedia about "Ferdinand Marcos"
Fernando Lopez ( April 13, 1904— May 26, 1993) was a Filipino statesman and a Nacionalista. A member of the influential Lopez Family of Iloilo, Fernando Lopez served as Vice President for three terms, under President Elpidio Quirino ( 1949— 1953) and Ferdinand Marcos ( 1965— 1969 and 1969— 1972). ...more on Wikipedia about "Fernando Lopez"
Francisco Tatad also known as Kit Tatad (born October 4, 1939: Gigmoto, Catanduanes) is a politician and former senator of the Philippines. ...more on Wikipedia about "Francisco Tatad"
Franklin M. Drilon is the current Senate President and third highest ranking official of the Philippines. He is also the Chairman of the Liberal Party. ...more on Wikipedia about "Franklin Drilon" http://www.shortopedia.com Dreamteam.
Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (born April 5, 1947) is the 14th and current president of the Philippines. She is the country's second female president and was the first female vice president in 1998. She is the daughter of former President Diosdado Macapagal. ...more on Wikipedia about "Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo"
Jinggoy Estrada (born February 17, 1963) is a senator in the Philippines. He is the son of former President Joseph Estrada and fellow senator Luisa Marcelo-Ejercito. ...more on Wikipedia about "Jinggoy Estrada"
José Paciano Laurel y García ( March 9, 1891 - November 6, 1959) was the president of the Japanese-sponsored Republic of the Philippines from 1943 to 1945. ...more on Wikipedia about "José P. Laurel"
Jose Marcelo Ejercito a.k.a.Joseph Estrada, widely known as Erap (born April 19, 1937) is a popular film actor in the Philippines and was the 13th President of the Philippines from June 30, 1998 to January 20, 2001. ...more on Wikipedia about "Joseph Estrada"
Jovito R. Salonga also known as Ka Jovy ...more on Wikipedia about "Jovito Salonga"
Juan Ponce Enrile (born February 14, 1924) is a political figure and a leader in the 1986 People Power Movement that drove President Ferdinand Marcos from power. He is a current senator of the Philippines. ...more on Wikipedia about "Juan Ponce Enrile"
This is a list of current and former members of the Senate of the Philippines. ...more on Wikipedia about "List of Senators of the Philippines"
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Loren Legarda (born January 28, 1960) is a Filipino broadcast journalist and politician. In the 2004 Philippines general election, she ran for the position of Vice-President as the running mate of Fernando Poe, Jr. ...more on Wikipedia about "Loren Legarda"
Manuel Luis Quezon y Molina ( August 19, 1878 – August 1, 1944) was the first president of the Commonwealth of the Philippines. He is considered the second President of the Philippines, after Emilio Aguinaldo (whose administration did not receive international recognition at the time and is not considered the first president by the United States). ...more on Wikipedia about "Manuel L. Quezon"
Manuel Acuña Roxas ( January 1, 1892— April 15, 1948) was the first president of the independent Republic of the Philippines. He served as president from the granting of independence in 1946 until his abrupt death in 1948. ...more on Wikipedia about "Manuel Roxas"
Manuel "Mar" Araneta Roxas II (born May 13, 1957) is a senator of the Philippines. He is the grandson of former Philippine President Manuel Roxas, and the son of former Senator Gerry Roxas. ...more on Wikipedia about "Mar Roxas"
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