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Marcos-Duterte bares six in UniTeam's Senate slate for Eleksyon 2022

The tandem of former Senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte bared on Wednesday six senatorial bets, which includes former members of the President Rodrigo Duterte's Cabinet.

In an online Manila Virtual Caravan, the tandem's coalition, UniTeam, announced the following members of their senatorial slate:

  • Former Senator Jinggoy Estrada
  • Senator Sherwin Gatchalian
  • Former Defense Secretary Gibo Teodoro
  • Former Palace spokesperson Harry Roque
  • Former Public Works Secretary Mark Villar
  • Former Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista

Marcos and Duterte, the President's daughter, are running for president and vice president respectively.

Villar, is the son of former Senate President Manny Villar and incumbent Senator Cynthia Villar.

Estrada, a son of former President Joseph Estrada, is seeking Senate comeback, running under Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino party. 

Teodoro, a former Tarlac representative, is running under the People's Reform Party. He also ran for president in 2010.

Roque is also running under the PRP, the party founded by the late Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago.

Bautista, a former mayor of Quezon City, is also included in the senatorial lineup of presidential aspirant Senator Ping Lacson and his running mate Senate President Tito Sotto.

Gatchalian is also included in the senatorial slate of Senator Manny Pacquiao. —NB, GMA News