Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo Quotes

As the leader of the nation, I say in behalf of the Filipino people to the world: we are strong and principled believers in democracy.

 
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Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
  • Born: April 5, 1947
  • Nationality: Filipino
  • Profession: Politician

Maria Gloria Macaraeg Macapagal Arroyo CYC is a Filipino professor and politician who was the 14th President of the Philippines from 2001 until 2010, as the 10th Vice President of the Philippines from 1998 to 2001, as the deputy speaker of the 17th Congress from 2016 to 2017, and a member of the House of Representatives representing the 2nd District of Pampanga since 2010. She was the country's second female president (after Corazon Aquino), and the daughter of former President Diosdado Macapagal. Arroyo is also the first duly elected female Vice President of the Philippines. She currently serves as Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Philippines, making her the first woman to hold the position.