Militant lawmakers vow to block selective ‘pork’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2019, August 15). Militant lawmakers vow to block selective ‘pork’. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 15, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/08/15/1943523/militant-lawmakers-vow-block-selective-pork Militant lawmakers vow to block selective ‘pork’ Edu Punay (philstar.com) – Augustt 15, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The bloc of militant party-list lawmakers in the House of Representatives yesterday vowed to oppose the reported plan … Continue reading

All-purpose LP cash cow | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 06). All-purpose LP cash cow. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/all-purpose-lp-cash-cow/ All-purpose LP cash cow By TDT – July 6, 2019 12:05 AM Sen. Grace Poe should be barking up the wrong tree when she pounded on the Department of Transportation (DoTr) for the degraded … Continue reading

TESDA ‘ghost’ scholars real | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Doctor, A. (2018, August 23). TESDA ‘ghost’ scholars real. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 23, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/23/tesda-ghost-scholars-real/ TESDA ‘ghost’ scholars real By Abraham Doctor – August 23, 2018 12:05 AM “Ghost scholars” at the state-run Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) in 2015 and 2016 during the term … Continue reading

2 ‘big elephants’ in 2019 budget — lawmaker | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, July 30). 2 ‘big elephants’ in 2019 budget — lawmaker. Philippine Star. Retrieved July 30, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/30/1838026/2-big-elephants-2019-budget-lawmaker 2 ‘big elephants’ in 2019 budget — lawmaker Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – July 30, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Duterte administration will have to allocate funds to “two big elephants” … Continue reading

Doctors for truth? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Aspillera, D. (2018, February 14). Doctors for truth?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 19, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/doctors-truth Doctors for truth? By Dahli Aspillera February 14, 2018 DR. Walden Bello, Ph.D., author of the below statement, was a member of the Philippine House of Representatives from 2009 to 2015. He resigned on principle from Congress, … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – RP budget reforms pushed

Reference: Tribune Wires. (2017, September 21). RP budget reforms pushed. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 25, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/business/rp-budget-reforms-pushed RP budget reforms pushed Written by Tribune Wires Thursday, 21 September 2017 00:00 In line with the government’s thrust for more efficient, transparent, and accountable delivery of public services, the Department of … Continue reading

Jinggoy Estrada: No plan yet to make me DAP witness | Inquirer News

Reference: Cayabyab, M.J. (2017, September 18). Jinggoy Estrada: No plan yet to make me DAP witness. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 18, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/931468/jinggoy-estrada-dap-disbursement-acceleration-program-case-bail-plunder-witness Jinggoy Estrada: No plan yet to make me DAP witness By: Marc Jayson Cayabyab – Reporter / @MJcayabyabINQ INQUIRER.net / 01:26 PM September 18, 2017 Former senator Jinggoy Estrada on Monday said … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Trillanes signs waivers, dares Rody to do the same

Reference: Tribune Wires, Rocamora, J.A & Tuvera, T. (2017, September 12).Trillanes signs waivers, dares Rody to do the same. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 12, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/trillanes-signs-waivers-dares-rody-to-do-the-same Trillanes signs waivers, dares Rody to do the same Written by  Tribune Wires Tuesday, 12 September 2017 By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora and … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Usurpation of intelligence

Reference: Rosales, A. M. (2017, July 18). Usurpation of intelligence. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/commentary/editorial/usurpation-of-intelligence Usurpation of intelligence Written by  Tribune Editorial Monday, 17 July 2017 Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales was ebullient in describing her job as  the nation’s supposed graftbuster in an interview by a Japanese … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – DoJ starts new pork barrel case, eyes yellows

Reference: Tribune Wires & Leonen, J. (2017, June 27). DoJ starts new pork barrel case, eyes yellows.  The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 29, 2017 from http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/doj-starts-new-pork-barrel-case-eyes-yellows   DoJ starts new pork barrel case, eyes yellows Written by  Tribune Wires Tuesday, 27 June 2017 By Julius N. Leonen Former legislators and Aquino … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Noy’s accountability hangs

Source: Editorial, Tribune. (2017, May 15). Noy’s accountability hangs. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 15, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/commentary/editorial/noy-s-accountability-hangs Noy’s accountability hangs Written by  Tribune Editorial Monday, 15 May 2017 Noynoy in defending his role in the use of funds from the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), the scale of which is … Continue reading

Impeach raps vs Ombudsman may have 28 endorsers | Philstar

Impeach raps vs Ombudsman may have 28 endorsers | Philstar By Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) | Updated May 8, 2017 – 12:00am Reference: Porcalla, D. (2017, May 8). Impeach raps vs Ombudsman may have 28 endorsers. The Philippine Star. Retrieved May 8, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/05/08/1697875/impeach-raps-vs-ombudsman-may-have-28-endorsers MANILA, Philippines – While no one among the 294 members of … Continue reading

Ombudsman unfazed by impeachment threats | PhilStar

Ombudsman unfazed by impeachment threats | PhilStar By: Elizabeth Marcelo The Philippine Star Updated April 25, 2017 – 12:00am Source: Marcelo, E. (2017, April 25). Ombudsman unfazed by impeachment threats. Philstar. Retrieved April 25, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/04/25/1693702/ombudsman-unfazed-impeachment-threats MANILA, Philippines – Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales remains unfazed amid threats of an impeachment case by her critics when Congress resumes … Continue reading

DU30 zaps Trillanes, Noy for DAP misuse | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

DU30 zaps Trillanes, Noy for DAP misuse | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor RODY CLAIMS HOLDING PROOF ON ANOMALY Written by Ted Tuvera Monday, 03 April 2017 00:00 By Ted Tuvera Reference: Tuvera, T. (2017, April 03). DU30 zaps Trillanes, Noy for DAP misuse. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. … Continue reading

Senate begins FOI hearings; Poe cites reasons why it should passed | Inquirer News

Senate begins FOI hearings; Poe cites reasons why it should passed | Inquirer News By: Maila Ager @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net 02:19 PM September 19th, 2016 Source: Ager, M. (2016, September 19). Senate begins FOI hearings; Poe cites reasons why it should passed. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 19, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/816675/senate-begins-foi-hearings-poe-cites-reasons-why-it-should-passed The Senate committee on public information and … Continue reading

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