08:10 in CNN Philippines Politics as Usual video May 2022: Who are you rooting for? | Politics As Usual reporter Xianne Arcangel discusses term-limited Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao's presidential campaign kick-off:
note: This is my best effort at transcription - there are dropouts in the audio and in the closed-captions.
Senator Manny Pacquiao is banking on the support of Filipino voters from classes D and E to win the 202(2) presidential race. Pacquiao returned to his home town of General (Santos city?) to launch his presidential bid. This place is special because it's here that he developed (his) desire to fight as a boxer, and to help his family get out of poverty.
A quick check shows that there re indeed "classes D and E" (Socioeconomic classes (SEC) ABCDE explained)
Question: Why would Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao be "banking on the support of Filipino voters from classes D and E to win the 2022 presidential race"?