The 1SAMBAYAN Thursday, September 30, endorsed Vice President Leni Ronredo as its presidential candidate in the 2022 national elections.
Retired Chief Justice Antonio Carpio, lead convenor of the opposition coalition, made the announceent during their “TAPATan 1Sambayan” virtual press conference.
The coalition did not announce the running mate of Robredo, who earlier was picked to lead the group during an internal survey of 1Sambayan, along with former Senator Antonio Trllanes for vice president.
Carpio said Robredo, who was not present at the press conference, has bee given by the convenors the right to choose her running mate and the group’s senatorial line-up. (This is a developing story)