Follow us for updates
© 2021
Read the Story →

Bongbong Marcos Says He is Running for a National Post in 2022

Position to be determined.
by Pia Regalado
Just now
Photo/s: Bongbong Marcos/Facebook

Former senator Bongbong Marcos said Friday he would run for a national position in the 2022 elections, without specifying which office.

Marcos, who lost his electoral protest to Vice President Leni Robredo, said he was keeping his options open, including a potential tandem with Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio.

See Also

"I'm certainly going to run for a national position," he told the National Press Club. "Everyone's keeping their hearts close to their chests so I think I will have to do the same."

Duterte-Carpio topped the list of preferred presidential candidates for the 2022 elections, according to a Pulse Asia survey released in June, with Marcos, Manila Mayor Isko Moreno, and Sen. Grace Poe sharing econd place.

In May, Marcos met Duterte-Carpio in Davao. His sister Imee denied they discussed the 2022 polls during the "social gathering."

Continue reading below ↓
Continue reading below ↓
Recommended Videos

Reportr is now on Quento. Download the app or visit the Quento website for more articles and videos from Reportr and your favorite websites.

Latest Headlines
Read Next
Recent News
The news. So what? Subscribe to the newsletter that explains what the news means for you.
The email address you entered is invalid.
Thank you for signing up to On Three, reportr's weekly newsletter delivered to your mailbox three times a week. Only the latest, most useful and most insightful reads.
By signing up to newsletter, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.