“I welcome the Supreme Court decision to recognize Ang Ladlad as an accredited partylist group and to include its name in the ballots in the 2010 elections. The Commission on Elections should be made aware that lesbians, gays, transgenders, and bisexuals must be accorded their right to participate in the elections and other political processes. “
Senatorial candidate Liza Maza today said that although she appreciates being considered in the senatorial slate of the Nacionalista Party which is a major contending party in the 2010 national elections, she clarified that talks are still on-going with
the camp of Senator Villar.