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===Vice presidency===
===Vice presidency===
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On October 5, 2015, after her three daughters set aside their initial objections, Robredo announced that she would run for the post of Vice President of the Philippines under the Liberal Party in the 2016 election, as the running mate of presidential candidate Mar Roxas.[50] Robredo won the election with 14,418,817 votes, or 35.11 percent of cast ballots, narrowly defeating her closest rival, Senator Ferdinand Marcos, Jr, by 263,473 votes or by 0.64 percent.[51] Robredo was sworn in as Vice President of the Philippines on June 30, 2016, at the Quezon City Reception House, which she had since used as her office.
| name    = Leni Robredo
| image    = [[File:Seal of the Vice President of the Republic of the Philippines.svg|50px]]
| dipstyle = [[Excellency|Her Excellency]]
| offstyle = Your Excellency
| altstyle = Madame Vice President
}}On October 5, 2015, after her three daughters set aside their initial objections, Robredo announced that she would run for the post of [[Vice President of the Philippines]] under the [[Liberal Party (Philippines)|Liberal Party]] in the [[2016 Philippine presidential election|2016 election]], as the running mate of presidential candidate [[Mar Roxas]].<ref name="RAPPLERrunning">{{cite news|last=Cupin|first=Bea|date=October 5, 2015|title=Leni Robredo: I can't refuse call to serve|work=Rappler|location=[[Manila]], Philippines|url=http://www.rappler.com/nation/politics/elections/2016/108123-leni-robredo-vice-presidential-bet|url-status=live|access-date=June 29, 2020|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20190402153938/https://www.rappler.com/nation/politics/elections/2016/108123-leni-robredo-vice-presidential-bet|archive-date=April 2, 2019}}</ref> Robredo won the election with 14,418,817 votes, or 35.11 percent of cast ballots, narrowly defeating her closest rival, Senator [[Ferdinand Marcos, Jr]], by 263,473 votes or by 0.64 percent.<ref name="Inquirer 1">{{cite news|last=Cayabyab|first=Marc Jayson|title=Leni Robredo is vice president|work=[[Philippine Daily Inquirer|Inquirer.net]]|url=http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/787873/leni-robredo-is-vice-president|url-status=live|access-date=May 27, 2016|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20160702095346/http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/787873/leni-robredo-is-vice-president|archive-date=July 2, 2016}}</ref>


Robredo was sworn in as Vice President of the Philippines on June 30, 2016, at the [[Quezon City Reception House]], which she had since used as her office.<ref>{{cite news|url=http://cnnphilippines.com/news/2016/06/30/LOOK-Leni-Robredo-takes-oath-of-office-as-Vice-President-of-the-Philippines.html|title=LOOK: Leni Robredo takes oath of office as Vice President of the Philippines|work=[[CNN Philippines]]|date=June 30, 2016|access-date=July 1, 2016|archive-date=July 1, 2016|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20160701131819/http://cnnphilippines.com/news/2016/06/30/LOOK-Leni-Robredo-takes-oath-of-office-as-Vice-President-of-the-Philippines.html|url-status=live}}</ref>[[File:Vice President Leni Robredo pays courtesy call on President Rodrigo R. Duterte.jpg|thumb|Robredo paying a courtesy call to President Rodrigo Duterte on July 4, 2016]]
Robredo was sworn in as Vice President of the Philippines on June 30, 2016, at the [[Quezon City Reception House]], which she had since used as her office.<ref>{{cite news|url=http://cnnphilippines.com/news/2016/06/30/LOOK-Leni-Robredo-takes-oath-of-office-as-Vice-President-of-the-Philippines.html|title=LOOK: Leni Robredo takes oath of office as Vice President of the Philippines|work=[[CNN Philippines]]|date=June 30, 2016|access-date=July 1, 2016|archive-date=July 1, 2016|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20160701131819/http://cnnphilippines.com/news/2016/06/30/LOOK-Leni-Robredo-takes-oath-of-office-as-Vice-President-of-the-Philippines.html|url-status=live}}</ref>[[File:Vice President Leni Robredo pays courtesy call on President Rodrigo R. Duterte.jpg|thumb|Robredo paying a courtesy call to President Rodrigo Duterte on July 4, 2016]]

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