In her Instagram account, lawyer and Binibining Pilipinas 2019 candidate Patch Magtanong call on her fellow Filipinos to vote at today’s Senatorial Elections.
“Please exercise your right to vote,” the UP Law graduate pleads in her social media accounts.
Magtanong underscores the importance of voting in her short video. For her it is our duty as a Filipino who operates under a system of participative democracy to take ownership of what’s going on in the government.
“It might be our only chance to have a stake on important issues” she said.
She also mentions critical issues that may shape the country in the next three years. According to her issues and legislation on issues of “death penalty” and “divorce law” will be decided by the legislators that we put to office.
In a hopeful tone, she m said that she will take her opinions to the polls by voting for the right politicians that she deemed fit and she hopes the Filipinos do too.