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The ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC), and the Ateneo School of Government will be bringing together four senators, a Cabinet Secretary, and a governor--all said to be eyeing a run for the presidency in 2010--at a leadership forum on May 11, a year before the scheduled May 10, 2010 presidential race.
Anchored by Tina Monzon-Palma and Ricky Carandang, the two-hour forum will be held on Monday, 7 p.m. at the Leong Hall of the Ateneo de Manila University, Katipunan, Quezon City .
It will be aired live on ANC.
The ABS-CBN news website, http://www.facebook .com/l/;abs- cbnnews.com, will also be hosting a live chat during the event.
The confirmed guests as of May 8 are: Senators Franc is Escudero, Richard Gordon, Panfilo Lacson, and Mar Roxas; Pampanga Gov. Ed Panlilio; and Defense Secretary Gilbert Teodoro.
As of posting, ANC is still awaiting confirmation from Vice President Noli de Castro, and Senators Manuel Villar and Loren Legarda.
The anchors will have a short one-on-one with each of them. Then the guests will be asked questions from a l is t submitted by ANC’s content partners and viewers who emailed and texted the is sues that they want addressed.
The ANC Leadership Forum is part of ABS-CBN's multi-platform launch of " Boto Mo , I-Patrol Mo : Ako Ang Simula," the countdown to the 2010 presidential elections.