Philippine former first lady Imelda Marcos (2nd R) and her daughter Imee Marcos (2nd L) gesture as they are proclaimed winners in the just concluded mid-term elections in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte province, north of Manila, on May 14, 2013, after their re-election as congresswoman and governor respectively. The family of dead dictator Ferdinand Marcos enjoyed easy wins in Philippine elections, official data showed on May 14, with his unrepentant 83-year-old wife leading the clan's political charge.
I believe my father and the [former] first lady [Ilocos Norte Representative Imelda Marcos] have, on many occasions, talked about what happened in the past
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