By: Elena Grace Flores
[VIDEO]: Former Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. is leading the presidential race, according to the partial and unofficial results of the 2022 national and local elections.
Bongbong Marcos Leads at More than 10 M Votes
The Marcos loyalists in group chats swear to not sleep until the partial and unofficial counts get done. The transparency server for the media reports a commanding lead for Bongbong Marcos with 17,541, 799 votes. Ahead from contender, VP Leni Robredo at around 10 million votes. Robredo gets 8,311, 501 votes. This is according to the 8:32 PM data from th server.
More than Halfway to the Counting
The strongest bailiwicks of Bongbong Marcos are in the north, Mindanao, and the NCR. The Philippines has 65.7 Million registered voters. The partial unofficial report is 57% of the total votes. Manny Pacquiao came in 3rd and Isko Moreno in the 4th spot.
Commanding Lead in the Senatorial Race
It’s a surprise that actor, Robin Padilla leads the senatorial race. He’s followed by Loren Legarda. Raffy Tulfo on the 3rd spot, Win Gatchalian 4th, and on the 5th is Chiz Escudero. Mark Villar 6th, Alan Peter Cayetano, 7th, Joel Tesdaman Villanueva 7th. Migz Zubiri 9th and Risa Hontiveros 10th. Also in the magic 12 are JV Estrada Ejercito 11th and Jinggoy Estrada 12th.