ALL presidential bets, except Senator Jamby Madrigal, confirmed attendance to the Presidential Candidate’s Forum on Monday sponsored by the University of St. La Salle at the university’s coliseum.
According to USLS’ director for External Affairs Rhoderick Samonte, Butch Abad will be representing Senator Noynoy Aquino of Liberal Party while lawyer James Embong signified for JC delos Reyes of Kapatiran.
Former president Joseph Estrada of Partido ng Masang Pilipino will be represented by JV Bautista as Bagumbayan’s bet Senator Dick Gordon will have his wife Mayor Kate Gordon as Nicanor Perlas will be represented by his coordinators Theresa Ruelas and Eleonor Rivera.
Meanwhile, lawyer Lyndon Caña will represent on behalf of Bro. Eddie Villanueva of Bangon Pilipinas.
However, Nacionalista and administration’s Lakas-Kampi parties had not yet confirmed whom they will be sending to the forum.
The forum was designed for the Negrenses to hear convictions of the presidential candidates on certain issues significant to the people in Bacolod and Negros.
Organizers of the forum prepared various questions from all sectors in the community to seek views of these presidential candidates that would help the Negrenses decide whom to vote for the right candidate.
The forum will start at 3 p.m. and is expected to accommodate around 2,000 people from all sectors in the community.