Previous Cebu Province Governor, Gweyn Garcia, associated with Cebu’s most well known political family pointed out during a meeting with the media that an estimated 2.4 million registered voters in Cebu Province, the richest vote province in the nation, could support the candidacy of Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte.
The affirmation of one of Cebu’s powerful political clans showed up even though several political allies in Cebu sided with either Senator Grace Poe or Mar Roxas. Based on the 3rd District Representative Gwendolyn Garcia, Cebu voters could possibly easily persuade in support of Mayor Rody Duterte whose origins can be traced in Cebu.
The previous Governor revealed that Cebuanos had been identified to rally behind politicians whose origins are from Cebu and also the province is best noted for its support to a political aspirants, which several political experts mentioned that if you win big in Cebu Province, there is a great possibility that you’ll succeed in the whole Philippines.
Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is the sole prospect who’s regarded as pure-blooded native of the Visayas and resided in Mindanao. His father the late former Davao Gov. Vicente Duterte, has once worked as a Mayor of Danao City, Cebu. The late Cebu City Mayor Ronald Duterte, the son of former Mayor Ramon Dutere Sr., was Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s cousin.
The Davao City Mayor also counts amongst his relatives the politically active Durano, Almendras, and Patalinghug clans in Cebu.
Political expert Manny Casiple furthermore mentioned that it could be highly plausible for Duterte to obtain the Cebuano votes taking into consideration his charisma. And of the four recognized presidentiables, Duterte has beginnings in Cebu, which is a huge plus.