Aquino and Binay proclaimed winners of the First Philippine Automated Election
Its now official! Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III and Jejomar “Jojo” Binay is the official winner of the May 10 polls as proclaimed by the Congress of the Philippines.
Aquino garnered 15,208,678 votes while Binay won against Senator Mar Roxas, LP Vice Presidential bet, by 727, 084 votes.
They were proclaimed at around 2 p.m. Wednesday and was witnessed by families and friends of Aquino and Binay, as well as by lawmakers, celebrities and other personalities.
After the proclamation, the new president is expected to implement the “changes” he promised during the campaign period in which majority of the Filipino people embraced.
First and foremost is to deal with the unpunished crimes of the outgoing administration. Then, he has to implement without fear or favor other laws such as those against corruption, forced disappearances, extra-judicial killings, warlords and private armies.
There are other problems to deal with such as poverty, education, jobs and health, etc..
Lets give the new president the space to face all of these problems. Lets give him the time to deal with all these mountains of problems…
Lets see if he can implement the promised “CHANGES”…