By Mortz C. Ortigoza
DAGUPAN CITY - Despite trailing behind Senator Francis Escudero in the latest survey for the vice presidency, Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, Jr. was unperturbed by his status and says running for a higher office has risk.
|Senator Ferdinand "Bong Bong" Marcos, Jr. answers|
questions field by media men in Dagupan City
“Every campaign is risky. You run for the Barangay Captain is a risk. Yes, it is risky.So I don’t know it even senatorial is risky. Lahat naman walang tiyak di naman tiyak,” he stressed at a plush restaurant here last Sunday.
When asked that he better run for reelection for the senate where he was at the Top 5 than taking his chance for the vice presidency as based on the September 2 to 5 Social Weather Station’s polls.
The third quarter +3 -3 Margin- of- Error national SWS says that for the vice presidency 27% chose Senator Grace Poe, 20% Sen. Escudero, 9% Davao City Rodrigo Duterte, 7% Senator Bongbong Marcos, 7% Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada, 5% Senator Alan Peter Cayetano, 5% Senator Loren Legarda, 4% Batangas Governor Vilma Santos, 4% Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, 3% former Senator Panfilo Lacson, 3% Camarines Sur 3rd District Representative Leni Robredo, 2% Senator Jinggoy Estrada, and 0.9% former Manila Mayor Lito Atienza, Jr.