Noli Fuentebella explains what political capital is


“Political capital” is an oft-repeated phrase is politics.

Here, Camarines Sur 3rd district Rep. Noli Fuentebella breaks down what that concept means in a democracy.

“True power resides in the people. Our political power stems from the influence we have among the people,” he said.

Fuentebella noted that over the course of years, politikos make it a point to gather as much respect and goodwill that they can among the people.

“This reservoir of goodwill is our currency in politics,” he stressed. May it always be spent properly, Cong.