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Why Grace Poe is the Best 2016 Presidential Candidate

Five months after, who do you think will be the next leader of the Pearl of the Orient? Who is in your mind that deserves to have the highest position in our country and has the potential to bring our economy upwards? Who among the 2016 Presidential Candidates will end the widely spread graft and corruption in the Philippine Government? Who would go beyond the limits for the improvement of our countrymen? These are just some of the questions that each Filipino voter must reflect on before they have decided who they are going to vote for.
The 2016 Presidential Elections countdown has begun. This has been the hottest and trending topic nowadays, since the months of September and October when the filing of certificates of candidacy for presidency started. According to ABS-CBN News, there were a total of 130 presidential aspirants who officially filed their certificates of candidacy last October 12 to 16, 2015. These aspirants include Vice President Jejomar Binay, Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago, former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas and Senator Grace Poe and the remaining unnamed presidential aspirants were declared as nuisance candidates by the COMELEC.
Going back to my first paragraph, as an 18-year old Filipino citizen, I can proudly say that I already have my president in years 2016-2022, and it is none other than, Senator Grace Poe. Hence, I am writing this essay for her and prove that she is the most deserving to sit as our president among all the 2016 Presidential Candidates.
First, Senator Grace Poe topped the 2013 senatorial election and also, she currently leads the Pulse Asia survey in regards with the latest presidential preference which was conducted last August 27, 2015 - September 3, 2015. 27% voted for her in the survey which is 6% higher than Vice President Jejomar Binay,…...

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