VP Binay: named as the Most Trusted Government Official

BY: KRIS JOHN ENCOMIENDA

In the latest trust and approval survey conducted by PulseAsia, revealed that the most appreciated and well-trusted government official is Vice President Jejomar Binay overtaking President Noynoy Aquino, having 83% trust rate from the 78% registered last October as compared to Pnoy’s rate of 74% as of this month, decreased from the 78% registered last October, according to ABS-CBN.

The survey is conducted February 24 to March 6, 2011 were: the diplomatic row between the Philippines and Taiwan over the deportation of 14 Taiwanese nationals to China; the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the EDSA Revolution; and the evacuation of Filipinos in Libya amidst the ongoing civil unrest in the country; the execution of three convicted Filipino for drug trafficking in China that is supposed to happen on February 20 and 21 but is put on hold because of Binay’ humanitarian visit to Beijing, China.

Joey Salgado, Binay’s spokesman, said the Pulse Asia survey encourages the vice-president to work even harder.

“VP Binay is grateful for the people’s support. It encourages him to work harder for our people. The VP knows that our country is facing so many challenges and he asks that we all work together to face these challenges and help President Noynoy move our country forward,” he said.

Other developing stories at the time the survey was a total of 1,200 representative adults participated in the survey. It has a ± 3% error margin at the 95% confidence level.

source: GMANews, ABS-CBNnews

Party list race, Bayan Muna still on lead


Manila, Philippines- the leftist party-list group is now on the lead based on the latest Pulse Asia survey that was released wednesday.

The survey, conducted January 22-26,, covered only 150 ofthe 187 party-list groups vying for at least one seat in the lower house.

Bayan Muna led the survey with 8.03 and was assured of 3 seats.


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Villar tops expanded poll

MANILA, Philippines – Pulse Asia released yesterday the results of its latest non-commissioned survey that showed Sen. Manny Villar on top of the list of presidential aspirants for the 2010 elections.

The Pulse Asia’s August 2009 “Ulat ng Bayan” national survey found that one in four adult Filipinos or 25 percent would pick Villar if the elections were held now.

Villar also topped the Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey for the second quarter of 2009 on presidential candidates, receiving 33 percent of votes of 1,500 respondents.

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