12 Senate candidates didn’t join ABS-CBN’s Harapan 2013 debates
ABS-CBNNews.com reports that12 Senate candidates "did not join the ABS-CBN Harapan 2013 live debates at La Consolacion College."
ABS-CBNNews.com reports that12 Senate candidates "did not join the ABS-CBN Harapan 2013 live debates at La Consolacion College." According to ABS-CBN news anchor Ted Failon, "the 12 candidates gave various reasons for not joining the debates." The report noted: "Some said the debates, held April 21 and 28 from 9:45 p.m. to around midnight, were in conflict with their schedules for the campaign, some confirmed their attendance in the debates but backed out at the last minute, and some simply declined the invitation to join the debates."
The report then listed those who were unable to join the the Harapan 2013 debates:
The six Team P-Noy candidates who were no-shows in the debates are: Senators Loren Legarda, Alan Cayetano, Francis Escudero, and Antonio Trillanes IV; Cynthia Villar and Jamby Madrigal. The six UNA bets who shunned the debates are Nancy Binay, Margarita "Tingting" Cojuangco, Jack Enrile, JV Ejercito, Senator Gregorio Honasan, and Juan Miguel Zubiri.
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