A photo is circulating that Chiz Escudero is now supporting VP Leni in her bid as presidential candidate, expecting that five million of his voters in the 2016 election will also do the same for Leni and Kiko on May 9.

Rating: FALSE

The facts:

At a campaign stop in Sorsogon, Vice President Leni Robredo shared the stage with Sorsogon Governor Francis “Chiz” Escudero as he welcomed and introduced her to the pink-clad crowd. Governor Chiz Escudero made an unclear endorsement wearing a white shirt on the said event.

Despite the fact that VP Leni included Chiz Escudero from the Nationalist People’s Coalition as a guest candidate in her Senate slate, he refused to exclusively endorse the Bicolana presidential contender.

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