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Imee Marcos

Maria Imelda Josefa Romualdez Marcos, most widely known as Imee Marcos, is a Filipino politician and current governor of the province of Ilocos Norte. She served three terms as representative of the 2nd District of Ilocos Norte in the Philippine House of Representatives, from 1998 to 2007. She formerly belonged to the Kilusang Bagong Lipunan or KBL political party, the same party supporting her father, the late dictator Ferdinand E. Marcos. Now, she joined the alliance of the Nacionalista Party of Manny Villar in support of her mother and her brother. She is the sister of Ilocos Norte Senator Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. (2007-present), who replaced her as the Representative for the 2nd District of Ilocos Norte. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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2013Nov
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Imelda Marcos in stable condition
2013-11-04
... surviving family members were allowed to return to the Philippines in 1990. His body was brought from the US to his hometown in the north in 1992. Since then, Marcos and her two other children Imee and Ferdinand Jr., sought elected government posts.
(gulfnews.com)
  1. Imelda Marcos declared in 'stable condition' after severe fatigue

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'Vinta' blows off roofs, topples power lines in Ilocos Norte
2013-11-03
Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos went to various sites and checked on the residents affected by the storm. “The agricultural damage is higher than expected…up to 60 percent is gone,” Marcos said noting that major crops and livestock from several ...
(Philippine Information Agency)
  1. Over 1300 families in Ilocos Norte affected by 'Vinta'
  2. 3 killed, 507 villages affected by 'Vinta'

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Ilocos Norte eyes 'soft labor' for next summer job workers
2013-10-13
Governor Imee Marcos said she plans to replace the usual hard skills that summer job workers often assume namely office helpers and laborers. Instead, summer job workers may be given soft labor like crisis and time management and public relations.
(Philippine Information Agency)

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    Marcos remembered in Philippines' vote
    2013-05-14
    Imelda Marcos' daughter, Imee, was elected unopposed in the mid-term elections for a second term as governor of the province, Ilocos Norte. Imee Marcos's cousin, Angelo Barba, completed a family sweep as the uncontested candidate for provincial ...
    (Radio Australia)
    1. Aquino Allies Take Lead in Election in Philippines
    2. Philippine polls give president solid control
    3. Aquino allies tighten grip on Senate

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    Voting in Philippine midterm polls dominated by dynasties ends with less ...
    2013-05-13
    Imelda Marcos' daughter Imee was seeking re-election as governor and her son, Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr., is already a senator. Incumbent Rep. Pacquiao ran unopposed and is trying to build a dynasty of his own: His brother Rogelio was seeking to ...
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      Marcoses cast vote in Batac
      2013-05-13
      Imelda's rival lawyer Ferdinand Ignacio completed casting his vote in Salbang Elementary School in Paoay town past 8 am. Reelectionist Governor Imee Marcos trooped separately to the voting precinct with her sons Borgy and Michael after her mother left.
      (Philippine Information Agency)
      1. The Week Ahead: Imelda's back, Iran at impasse, Syria in turmoil
      2. Seeking re-election, Imelda extends Marcos dynasty - Manila Bulletin
      3. Seven dead in lead up to Philippines elections

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      PCGG to give preliminary findings on Imee Marcos offshore trust in 2 weeks
      2013-04-08
      MANILA, Philippines—The Presidential Commission on Good Government will give its preliminary findings on the alleged offshore trust of Ilocos Norte Representative Imee Marcos and her three sons in the British Virgin Islands in two weeks' time ...
      (Inquirer.net)
      1. Akbayan urges PCGG to go after Imee Marcos' offshore bank accounts
      2. PCGG: Imee Marcos probe out in 2 weeks
      3. 'Probe into Imee's trust funds over in two weeks'

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      Offshore secrets
      2013-04-06
      What makes all this interesting for Filipinos is that at least three high-profile politicians have been named in the report: Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos, Senator Manuel Villar and Rep. JV Ejercito. Marcos is running for re-election, unopposed ...
      (Manila Standard Today)

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        Marcos cousin quits mayoral race
        2013-04-02
        Keon, former president of the Philippine Olympic Committee, is the nephew of the late President Ferdinand Marcos and cousin of incumbent Gov Imee Marcos. In 2010, Keon ran against her in the gubernatorial race. He lost. Had he pushed through with his ...
        (Rappler)
        1. Marcos nephew backs out of mayoral race
        2. Ex-Governor Michael Keon quits Laoag mayoral race

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        Lack of will to recover the Marcos loot
        2013-01-08
        Bautista pointed out that the return to power of Imelda, who continuously flaunts her wealth, as Ilocos Norte representative, and the election of Ferdinand Marcos Jr, as senator, and Imee Marcos as Ilocos Norte governor did not make the PCGG's job any ...
        (The Nation)

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          Rights lawyer opposes abolition of PCGG
          2013-01-06
          Saguisag, who also served as counsel of the family of Archimedes Trajano, a student leader who was killed during the imposition of martial law after he openly opposed Imee Marcos during a forum, said the PCGG should not block the martial-law victims ...
          (Business Mirror)
          1. PCGG shows lack of will
          2. Looting the Marcos loot

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          Philippines May Curb Pursuit of Marcos Wealth
          2013-01-02
          Mrs. Marcos, 83, is now a member of the House of Representatives, while her son, Ferdinand Marcos Jr., is a senator. Her daughter Imee Marcos is the governor of a northern province where the family is still well regarded. Former President Marcos died ...
          (New York Times)
          1. PCGG excuses for stopping Marcos wealth recovery lame—Escudero