US President Donald Trump (left) and Democratic Presidential candidate and former US vice president Joe Biden during the final presidential debate on October 22. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump (left) and Democratic Presidential candidate and former US vice president Joe Biden during the final presidential debate on October 22. Photo: AFP

US election: Filipino-Americans lean towards Biden, but Trump still exerts a pull

  • The contentious rhetoric between the two camps mirrors that playing out across the country, with even close-knit families divided
  • While the Trump administration’s poor handling of the Covid-19 pandemic has seen support for Biden grow, those who favour the president see parallels with the Philippines’ Duterte

US President Donald Trump (left) and Democratic Presidential candidate and former US vice president Joe Biden during the final presidential debate on October 22. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump (left) and Democratic Presidential candidate and former US vice president Joe Biden during the final presidential debate on October 22. Photo: AFP
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