“I pray that the New Year will usher in a new hope that the era of vindictiveness and selective justice will soon end,” Vice President Jejomar Binay said in his New Year’s Day message.
The Vice President, the front runner in the presidential race in the 2016 election, said he also prays that every Filipino will reap the benefits of economic progress under the new administration. “A new hope that we will have a government that is just and compassionate and responsive to the needs of the poor and needy.”
“All of our so-called economic achievements mean nothing if these are not felt by everyone,” said Binay in a report in the Philippine Star..
Binay also urged the electorate to choose competent leaders “who will build a truly benevolent nation that respects the dignity of all Filipinos,” and has vowed to be a “unifying leader” if he gets elected president in May. READ MORE