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Daughter of Philippine President Duterte to run for vice president


Updated 2:03 AM ET, Sat November 13, 2021

Manila, Philippines (CNN) Sara Duterte-Carpio, the eldest daughter of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, filed her candidacy for vice president on Saturday, according to a party statement.

Duterte-Carpio, 43, who replaced her father as mayor of Davao City and belongs to a different political party, had previously given mixed messages about running, despite opinion polls this year ranking her as the number one presidential prospect.

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