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Ousted strongman’s son a front-runner as Filipinos elect next leader

Ousted strongman’s son a front-runner as Filipinos elect next leader

  • Ferdinand Marcos Jr., known by the initials BBM, has led pre-election surveys with a seemingly insurmountable lead
  • But support for his closest challenger, VP Leonor Robredo, has steadily swelled as the campaign period progressed
By AP ·