Wanna Dance? The Cha-Cha, I mean | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Baylon, J. B. (2018, January 29). Wanna Dance? The Cha-Cha, I mean. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 19, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/wanna-dance-cha-cha-i-mean Wanna Dance? The Cha-Cha, I mean By Jose Bayani Baylon January 29, 2018 FOR most of January many social media sites were abuzz about the efforts by legislators allied with President Duterte – … Continue reading

House OKs heavier penalties for unannounced rallies | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Dumlao, A. (2018, February 07). House OKs heavier penalties for unannounced rallies. The Philippine Star. Retrieved February 07, 2018 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/02/07/1785505/house-oks-heavier-penalties-unannounced-rallies House OKs heavier penalties for unannounced rallies By Artemio Dumlao (philstar.com) | Updated February 7, 2018 – 2:10pm BAGUIO CITY, Philippines — The House of Representatives, voting 212-55, has approved House Bill No. … Continue reading

Requiem for life | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Valte, A. (2017, August 22 ). Requiem for life. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 22, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/requiem-life Requiem for life By ABIGAIL VALTE August 22, 2017 THERE is a reason the Bill of Rights in the 1987 Constitution starts with a recital of the hierarchy of rights: life, liberty, property.

Information and democracy | The Daily Tribune News

Information and democracy Written by  Archbishop Oscar V.Cruz Tuesday, 02 May 2017 00:00 Reference: Cruz, Oscar V. (2017, May 2). Information and democracy. The Daily Tribune. Retrieved May 2, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/commentary/information-and-democracy True and timely information is considered as one of the principal means of knowledgeable and responsible democratic participation specifically on the part of the citizens in a … Continue reading

Rough sailing seen for death penalty | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Rough sailing seen for death penalty | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: Baldo, G., Rosales, A. M. (2016, July 4). Rough sailing seen for death penalty. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 4, 2016 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/senators-ok-restrained-extra-powers-for-du30 Written by Gerry Baldo and Angie M. Rosales Monday, 4 July 2016 00:00 DUTERTE MAY NOT EVEN SEE … Continue reading

Ensure convictions, Noy orders De Lima | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Ensure convictions, Noy orders De Lima | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/ensure-convictions-noy-orders-de-lima Written by Tribune Wednesday, 25 June 2014 00:00 “Guarantee” convictions, that in President Aquino’s own words was his marching order to Justice Secretary Leila de Lima in the pork barrel scam cases which were believed meant to specifically … Continue reading

Miriam wants gov’t records on public funds posted online | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Miriam wants gov’t records on public funds posted online | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Tribune Sunday, 01 September 2013 08:00 Taking a cue from the open government initiative launched by US President Barack Obama in 2009, Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago wants a government Web site that will show the public … Continue reading

Not impeding probe, pointing out flaws—JPE | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Not impeding probe, pointing out flaws—JPE | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Angie M. Rosales Thursday, 08 August 2013 08:00 Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile yesterday stood his ground on the matter of the upper chamber having no jurisdiction to inquire into the alleged onerous concession agreements of Maynilad … Continue reading

Enrile: Trillanes clueless on MWSS contract legalities | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Enrile: Trillanes clueless on MWSS contract legalities | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Angie M. Rosales Wednesday, 07 August 2013 08:00 JPE: Probe useless, Congress banned from impairing water concessionaires deal Tension filled the Senate session hall once again after Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile, the Senate minority leader, engaged his … Continue reading

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