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Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

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Arroyo in 2018.
25th Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Philippines
In office
July 23, 2018 – June 30, 2019
President Rodrigo Duterte
Preceded by Pantaleon Alvarez
Succeeded by Alan Peter Cayetano
14th President of the Philippines
In office
January 20, 2001 – June 30, 2010
Vice President Teofisto Guingona (2001–2004)
Noli de Castro (2004–2010)
Preceded by Joseph Estrada
Succeeded by Benigno Aquino III
10th Vice President of the Philippines
In office
June 30, 1998 – January 20, 2001
President Joseph Estrada
Preceded by Joseph Estrada
Succeeded by Teofisto Guingona
Secretary of National Defense
Acting
In office
November 30, 2006 – February 1, 2007
Preceded by Avelino Cruz
Succeeded by Hermogenes Ebdane
In office
September 1, 2003 – October 2, 2003
Preceded by Angelo Reyes
Succeeded by Eduardo Ermita
Secretary of Social Welfare and Development
In office
June 30, 1998 – October 12, 2000
President Joseph Estrada
Preceded by Lilian Laigo
Succeeded by Dulce Saguisag
Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives
In office
August 15, 2016 – March 15, 2017
President Rodrigo Duterte
Preceded by Roberto Puno
Succeeded by Linabelle Villarica
Member of the Philippine House of Representatives
from Pampanga's 2nd district
Assumed office
June 30, 2010
Preceded by Mikey Arroyo
Senator of the Philippines
In office
June 30, 1992 – June 30, 1998
Personal details
Born
Maria Gloria Macaraeg Macapagal

April 5, 1947 (1947-04-05) (age 73)
Lubao, Pampanga, Philippines
Political party LDP (before 1998)
KAMPI (1997–2009)
Lakas-CMD I (1998–2009)
Lakas-CMD II (2009–2017)
PDP–Laban (2017–present)
Spouse(s)
Children 3, including Mikey and Dato
Education Georgetown University
Assumption College (BA)
Ateneo de Manila University (MA)
University of the Philippines, Diliman (PhD)
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Maria Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (born 5 April 1947) is a Filipino politician who was the President of the Philippines from 2001 to 2010 and the Vice-President from 1998 to 2001. She is currently a member of the House of Representatives. She was the country's second female president, after Corazon Aquino. She is also the daughter of former President Diosdado Macapagal.

In July 23, 2018, she was elected as the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Philippines. She left the job in June 2019.



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