MANILA, Philippines — Vice President Leni Robredo on Friday reassured supporters and volunteers who have been getting anxious as Election Day attracts close to.
In an ambush interview, Robredo urged them to be trustworthy and keep in mind that all of them gave their all in the course of the 90-day nationwide marketing campaign to win the presidency for her and the vice presidency for working mate Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan, in addition to the senatorial bid for the tandem’s slate.
Robredo narrated how she and her group and the volunteers have been essentially the most hardworking, as they barnstormed as many areas – close to and much – throughout the nation and carried out house-to-house efforts on the tail finish of the marketing campaign.
“Hindi ako kinakabahan kasi ginawa ko naman lahat. Ako na yata ‘yong pinakamasipag […] ’yong nangyayari ngayon a lot greater than we anticipated initially of the marketing campaign. Hindi natin inaasahan na hindi na lang siya magiging simpleng kampanya kundi talagang krusada na and I believe ‘yun ang greatest blessing,” Robredo instructed reporters after her rally in Sorsogon Metropolis.
(I’m not feeling nervous as a result of I did every part I may. I could have already got essentially the most hardworking… what’s occurring now’s a lot greater than we anticipated initially of the marketing campaign. We aren’t anticipating that it might now not simply be a easy marketing campaign however an actual campaign already and I believe that’s the greatest blessing.)
“Magtiwala lang, magtiwala lang kasi hindi lang naman ako ang nagsipag, sila din. Hindi lang naman ako ang ginawa ang lahat, pero sila din. ‘Yung lesson naman natin sa buhay basta lalaban tayo to the most effective of our skill pero sa tamang paraan,” she added.
(Simply belief, simply belief as a result of it’s not solely me who labored arduous, they too. It’s not solely me who did every part, they did every part they might too. Our lesson in life is to simply struggle to the most effective of our skill however in the precise method.)
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In accordance with Robredo, there have been occasions when she and her group have been so drained however the crowd’s vitality pushed them to proceed working regardless of the chances.
“So sobrang energized pa. Napapagod pero ‘pag kasama mo na kasi ‘yong mga tao, parang ‘yung vitality ng mga tao nalilipat sa amin kaya kahit puyat, kahit pagod, trying ahead pa parati sa mga susunod na occasions. Parang nakakalungkot nga na tapos na bukas dahil naging masaya talaga ang kampanya,” she stated.
(So, we’re nonetheless so energized. Tiring however while you’re already with the individuals, it looks like the individuals’s vitality is transferred to us so, regardless of the dearth of sleep, and tiredness, we’re at all times trying ahead to the subsequent occasions. It’s fairly saddening that it might finish tomorrow as a result of it’s been actually a enjoyable marketing campaign.)
“Gagawin natin lahat, leaving no stones unturned. Hindi natin gagawin ‘yung mga masasamang ginagawa ng iba, ‘yon naman ‘yong pinaka-mahalaga. Diyos na ang bahala pagkatapos,” she added.
(We’ll do every part, leaving no stones unturned. We won’t do the soiled methods being executed by others, that’s an important factor. God will do the remainder after this.)
Robredo earlier returned to Sorsogon Metropolis the place she acquired a rockstar welcome from greater than 40,000 supporters alongside Magsayasay Road. Sorsogon was their group’s first cease for her miting de avance on Friday, earlier than transferring to Legazpi, Albay, for one more Grand Rally in a while the identical day.
Robredo’s penultimate marketing campaign sortie would finish at her hometown Naga Metropolis, the place an enormous crowd is predicted to refill Magsaysay Avenue. As early as Thursday evening, individuals have been flocking alongside the street to test the preparations for this system in Naga.
It is nonetheless a day earlier than VP Leni Robredo’s miting de avance in Naga Metropolis however hundreds of individuals are visiting Magsaysay Avenue to test on the preparations.#OurVoteOurFuture #VotePH@inquirerdotnet pic.twitter.com/tvujZW8Y4h
— Gabriel P. Lalu (@GabrielLaluINQ) Might 5, 2022
‘LENI COUNTRY’: A well-known native diner in Naga Metropolis turns pink as VP Leni Robredo and her slate maintain their miting de avance right here.
Naga is the hometown of Robredo and her late husband Jesse Robredo, who was once town’s mayor.#OurVoteOurFuture #VotePH@inquirerdotnet pic.twitter.com/GaDObG7lOO
— Gabriel P. Lalu (@GabrielLaluINQ) Might 5, 2022
Within the 2016 vice presidential race, Robredo received large in Bicol Area, getting 1.499 million votes in comparison with second-placer, incumbent Sorsogon Gov. Francis Escudero, who bought 476,483 votes.
At the moment, Robredo was working towards 4 different candidates with roots from the Bicol Area – Escudero who hails from Sorsogon the place he largely received; former senator Antonio Trillanes IV who’s a part of Robredo’s Senate slate now; and former senator Gringo Honasan.
Robredo would want related or extra help from the Bicol Area once more within the upcoming polls to beat the perceived fringe of her archrival, Ferdinand Marcos Jr., whom she beat within the 2016 presidential race.
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