By Carmen N. Pedrosa (The Philippine Star) 'The reason is quite simple. Duterte is a poor man but had governed Davao well. Duterte just presented himself as he was. Despite being in government for many years. he did not enrich himself.'
The Philippine Embassy in Washington wrote CBS Corp. to strongly protest the highly negative depiction of a character purported to be the Philippine President in the next episode of TV series Madam Secretary.