Kris Aquino took to Instagram to thank the people who defended her against criticisms for allegedly using the presidential chopper for a Liberal Party campaign sortie.
The Queen of All Media posted a quote card that reads, “True friends defend you behind your back.”
She wrote on its caption, “With all my heart, thank you.”
In a separate post, Kris reiterated that she is a member of the first family.
The TV host-actress also showed that she has been consistently recognized as a top taxpayer from 2008 to 2015.
For 2015 alone, Kris paid more than P61 million to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR).
Citing BIR's records, she has paid a total of P322,098,558.74 worth of taxes for the past seven years.
KRIS'S FANS SHOW SUPPORT FOR KRIS. A few days ago, her brother and incumbent Philippine president Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III defended Kris by stating that there's nothing wrong with her riding the presidential chopper.
PNoy pointed out that aside from being his sister, she deserves to ride the chopper as a consistent top taxpayer in the country.
Netizens who support Kris also defended her amid the alleged misuse of the presidential chopper by circulating an Instagram post that reads, “Kung makabatikos kayo WAGAS!!!
“P54,530,635 ang binabayarang buwis ni Kris Aquino sa loob ng isang taon.
“Ikaw magkano ang ibinabayad mo?”