Senior citizens bill sent to Malacañang | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 01). Senior citizens bill sent to Malacañang. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/298697/senior-citizens-bill-sent-to-malaca-ang.html Senior citizens bill sent to Malacañang posted July 01, 2019 at 10:20 pm by Maricel Cruz The House of Representatives is now awaiting the approval and signature of President Rodrigo Duterte on the proposed “National Commission … Continue reading

Bam blames Noy on Dengvaxia | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lozada, C. (2019, February 23). Bam blames Noy on Dengvaxia. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 26, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/23/bam-blames-noy-on-dengvaxia/ Bam blames Noy on Dengvaxia By Chito Lozada – February 23, 2019 12:05 AM Even a relative believes former President Benigno Aquino III should be held responsible for the Dengvaxia scandal.

Bam Aquino denounces mosque grenade blast in Zamboanga | Inquirer News

References: Ramos, C.M. (2019, January 30). Bam Aquino denounces mosque grenade blast in Zamboanga. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 30, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1079272/bam-aquino-denounces-mosque-grenade-blast-in-zamboanga Bam Aquino denounces mosque grenade blast in Zamboanga By: Christia Marie Ramos – Reporter / @CMRamosINQ INQUIRER.net / 12:49 PM January 30, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Senator Bam Aquino on Wednesday denounced the blast … Continue reading

ML victims’ lawyers hail ruling – The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tamayo, B.E. (2018, November 10). ML victims’ lawyers hail ruling. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved November 12, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/ml-victims-lawyers-hail-ruling/465110/ ML victims’ lawyers hail ruling BY BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO NOVEMBER 10, 2018 The Filipino lawyers for victims of martial law, which Ferdinand Marcos declared in 1972, hailed the Sandiganbayan’s decision to convict Imelda Marcos … Continue reading

‘Imelda’s conviction to end Marcos impunity’ – The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tolentino, M.R.L. (2018, November 11).‘Imelda’s conviction to end Marcos impunity’. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved November 12, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/imeldas-conviction-to-end-marcos-impunity/465673/ ‘Imelda’s conviction to end Marcos impunity’ BY MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT NOVEMBER 11, 2018 Former First Lady and now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Marcos’ conviction for graft is “another judicial confirmation” of corruption … Continue reading

Trillanes posts bail for revived rebellion case | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar]. (2018, September 25). Trillanes posts bail for revived rebellion case. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/25/1854597/trillanes-post-bail-revived-rebellion-case. Trillanes posts bail for revived rebellion case (philstar.com) – September 25, 2018 – 3:15pm MANILA, Philippines (Updated 4:55 p.m.) — Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV said that he plans to post bail at the Makati court that … Continue reading

Opposition senators skip oral arguments on ICC withdrawal | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, D. (2018, August 29). Opposition senators skip oral arguments on ICC withdrawal. Philippine Star. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/28/1846754/opposition-senators-skip-oral-arguments-icc-withdrawal Opposition senators skip oral arguments on ICC withdrawal Audrey Morallo (philstar.com) – August 28, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — Opposition senators challenging the administration’s withdrawal of the country’s membership in the International Criminal Court (ICC) failed … Continue reading

Senate approves measure allowing BSP to regulate all payment systems in PH » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Torregoza, H. (2018, August 28). Senate approves measure allowing BSP to regulate all payment systems in PH. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from Senate approves measure allowing BSP to regulate all payment systems in PH Updated August 28, 2018, 5:32 PM By Hannah Torregoza The Senate has approved on third and final reading … Continue reading

Investigate list of 4Ps beneficiaries – Aquino | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, August 13). Investigate list of 4Ps beneficiaries – Aquino. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1020554/investigate-list-of-4ps-beneficiaries-aquino COA SAYS P1.3B LEFT UNCLAIMED IN 2017 UNDER THE PROGRAM Investigate list of 4Ps beneficiaries – Aquino By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 11:29 AM August 13, 2018 The Department … Continue reading

6 senators undergo drug test at Senate | Inquirer News

Reference: Ager, M. (2018, July 30). 6 senators undergo drug test at Senate. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 31, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1015839/6-senators-undergo-drug-test-in-senate 6 senators undergo drug test at Senate By: Maila Ager – Reporter / @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net / 04:06 PM July 30, 2018 At least six senators have so far taken the voluntary drug test at the … Continue reading

Solons put their best foot forward at Sona | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2018, July 24). Solons put their best foot forward at Sona. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 24, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271250/solons-put-their-best-foot-forward-at-sona.html Solons put their best foot forward at Sona posted July 24, 2018 at 01:30 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta Making good her promise to appear “respectful and decent,” Senator Nancy Binay on Monday donned a … Continue reading

Pimentel: House going alone on ConAss just on Alvarez’s mind | Philstar.com

Reference: Morallo, A. (2018, July 18). Pimentel: House going alone on ConAss just on Alvarez’s mind. PhilStar.com. Retrieved July 18, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/17/1834365/pimentel-house-going-alone-conass-just-alvarezs-mind Pimentel: House going alone on ConAss just on Alvarez’s mind Audrey Morallo (philstar.com) – July 18, 2018  MANILA, Philippines —  The House of Representatives cannot convene Congress into a constituent assembly to amend … Continue reading

Arrest minors, police told | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2018, June 27). Arrest minors, police told. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 27, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/269072/arrest-minors-police-told.html Arrest minors, police told posted June 27, 2018 at 01:45 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta Saying it is the state’s policy to protect children, President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the police to “arrest” minors loitering the streets. Duterte said … Continue reading

Aquino urges gov’t to first tackle controversial provisions under current package of TRAIN law » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Torregoza, H. (2018, June 5). Aquino urges gov’t to first tackle controversial provisions under current package of TRAIN law. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved June 6, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/06/05/aquino-urges-govt-to-first-tackle-controversial-provisions-under-current-package-of-train-law/ Aquino urges gov’t to first tackle controversial provisions under current package of TRAIN law Published June 5, 2018, 7:47 PM By Hannah Torregoza Sen. Paolo “Bam” Aquino … Continue reading

Alejano confirms he will run for senator in 2019 | Philstar.com

Reference: Cabico, G. K. (2018, June 5). Alejano confirms he will run for senator in 2019. Philippine Star. Retrieved June 5, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/06/05/1821833/alejano-confirms-he-will-run-senator-2019 Alejano confirms he will run for senator in 2019 Gaea Katreena Cabico (philstar.com) – June 5, 2018 – 2:34pm MANILA, Philippines — Rep. Gary Alejano (Magdalo party-list) has officially announced he … Continue reading

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