The candidates who made it to the top 12 in the Philippines include: Grace Poe, Loren Legarda, Chiz Escudero, Alan Peter Cayetano, Nancy Binay
, Edgardo Angara, Bam Aquino, Koko Pimentel, Antonio Trillanes, Cynthia Villar, JV Ejercito, and Gringo Honasan.
Critics of Nancy Binay said she does not deserve to win, as her only passport to the position is her family name - being the daughter of Vice-President Jejomar Binay.
Many contend that the vice-president's daughter does not have the background and experience to run for Senator.
"I've been doing the on-the-job training for more than 20 years, with my mother, with my father, lalung-lalo na ngayon na naging vice-president na 'yung father ko," Binay
is not the first elected inexperienced lawmaker.
has no work experience other than working as her
father's assistant rode on the coat tails of her
father to win the 5th slot in the Philippines.