Pres Aquino and Sen Poe meet again

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MANILA, Philippines – President Aquino and Sen. Grace Poe’s recent talks have yielded no concrete results yet as to what Sen. Poe will be possibly tasked with, come the 2016 presidential elections.
The Inquirer said the president and the senator who had another meeting on Wednesday in Malacanang had not reached any agreement yet on what possible function Poe would be undertaking in the election. However, the lady senator had hinted that Pres. Aquino was serious in finding a candidate whom he will be supporting in the upcoming presidential election.
In an interview, Poe told reporters that the president probably considers her as his possible bet, but she doesn’t know for what position yet noting that they did not really talk about the matter.

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The lawmaker said that Aquino also invited her to “observe” his future meetings and asked her to be ready to pursue his reform program.

Poe revealed she and Aquino is set to meet again although there is no definite date yet for the next meeting.

The report said Aquino told Poe that his line was always open.

The lady senator has denied that there was an invitation from Pres. Aquino for her to be part of the ruling Liberal Party.

She said the President only discussed with her the LP’s process for selecting candidates. According to Poe, Aquino has informed her that the party followed a democratic process where all members have the privilege to be heard.

Poe added that Aquino also said that he would meet Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero and talk to him.

Poe has earlier said that a team-up with Escudero would be comfortable as she is close with the senator.