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NIKKI & JULIAN
Nikki Coseteng exclusive interview posted by YouTube user jhase21
Mom-and-son stats: Anna Dominique “Nikki” Coseteng served as a senator and a congresswoman. Julian is now a Quezon City councilor. It is not clear if Nikki is just taking a break from politics or if she has kissed it goodbye.
Political verdict: The mom and son are pretty tight. In fact, the son recently tried to have his
birth name changed in favor of the mom’s last name. As for political clout, these two still have
some—just not in Cory-Noynoy magnitude.
LETTY & RANJIT
Pangasinan 6th District Board Member Ranjit Ramos-Shahani on jueteng issues. Video by The Observer
Mom-and-son stats: Letty Ramos Shahani, sister of former President Fidel Ramos, was a
senator from 1992 to 1998. Ranjit Shahani served as congressman of Pangasinan. Both are no
longer active in politics, but we thought they’re a nice blast-from-the-past pair.
Political verdict: Perhaps, both mom and son realized that life in politics was more trouble than
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