Manolo Quezon is #TheExplainer Newsletter — Issue #36 Peak Marcos?

This week’s Long View

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Marcos, by numbers

A reader, reacting to my column on the Inquirer website, put it this way:

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Marcos expressed in geography

The old truism of geographic balance was taken to its most logical extreme in the marriage of Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos, who united two bailiwicks, north and south.

Philippine Electoral Almanac
Philippine Electoral Almanac
Philippine Electoral Almanac
Philippine Electoral Almanac
Official Gazette GOV.PH

The President’s numbers

By way of a benchmark, the 2016 exit polls remain relevant. See the summary of results by Mahar Mangahas. Reuters, September 24:

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Manuel L. Quezon III

Manuel L. Quezon III

Columnist, Philippine Daily Inquirer. Editor-at-large Spot.ph. Views strictly mine. I have a newsletter, blog, podcast, and Patreon.