PDP–Laban

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PDP–Laban
PresidentJose C. Alvarez
ChairpersonRodrigo Duterte
Secretary-GeneralMelvin A. Matibag
FounderAquilino Q. Pimentel Jr. (PDP)
Benigno S. Aquino Jr. (LABAN)
Founded
  • February 6, 1983; 39 years ago (1983-02-06) (merger)[1]
Merger ofPDP and LABAN
Headquarters115-A Palm Court Street corner F.B. Harrison Street, Barangay 69, Pasay City 1300, Metro Manila
Think tankPDP–Laban Federalism Institute[3]
Membership (2021)100,000[4]
IdeologySocial democracy
Democratic socialism
Populism
Federalism
Parliamentarism
Political positionCentre-left to left-wing
National affiliationUniTeam Alliance
(2022–present)
Former
Colors  Yellow,   dark blue, and   red
AnthemPambansang Martsa ng PDP–Laban[5] (National March of the PDP–Laban)
Seats in the Senate
5 / 24
Seats in the House of Representatives
39 / 316
Provincial governorships
23 / 81
Provincial vice governorships
31 / 81
Provincial board members
263 / 1,023
Website
pdplaban.ph

PDP-Laban is a political party in the Philippines. It is the current ruling party of the country. It is also the political party of the incumbent President of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte. The PDP party was founded in 1982. It merged with Laban in 1983.

References[change | change source]

  1. "THE PARTY – PDP-Laban". PDP-Laban. Retrieved June 21, 2016.
  2. BINAY INDUCTS NEW PDP-LABAN MEMBERS IN GMA, CAVITE – "...the PDP, established in 1982... Archived July 23, 2011, at the Wayback Machine
  3. Ilas, Joyce (February 2, 2018). "PDP-Laban launches book on federalism". CNN Philippines. Retrieved November 29, 2018.
  4. https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1469941/pdp-laban-open-to-have-bongbong-marcos-as-member
  5. E. Malaya, Jonathan (2017). The Quest for a Federal Republic: The PDP Laban Model of Philippines Federalism 1.0. Pasay: PDP Laban Federalism Institute. p. 329. ISBN 9786218047082.