Senators set to file pet bills ahead of 18th Congress opening | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. (2019, June 30). Senators set to file pet bills ahead of 18th Congress opening. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/senators-set-to-file-pet-bills-ahead-of-18th-congress-opening/ Senators set to file pet bills ahead of 18th Congress opening June 30, 2019 | 11:09 pm SENATORS WILL begin filing their pet bills and resolutions on Monday, three weeks before the opening … Continue reading

Medical marijuana bill refiled at House | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. & Nonato, V. (2019, July 02). Medical marijuana bill refiled at House. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/medical-marijuana-bill-refiled-house Medical marijuana bill refiled at House BY Wendell Vigilia and Vince Nonato – July 02, 2019 THE bill seeking to legalize marijuana use for medicinal purposes was among the first measures filed at … Continue reading

Bong Revilla takes 11th spot from Nancy in partial, official Comelec tally | Philstar.com

Reference:Adel, R. (2019, May 18). Bong Revilla takes 11th spot from Nancy in partial, official Comelec tally. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 20, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/19/1919170/bong-revilla-takes-11th-spot-nancy-partial-official-comelec-tally Bong Revilla takes 11th spot from Nancy in partial, official Comelec tallyRosette Adel (philstar.com) – May 18, 2019  MANILA, Philippines— After bumping off Liberal Party candidate Bam Aquino last Friday, … Continue reading

Cheat claim masks ‘pork’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, December 12). Cheat claim masks ‘pork’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/12/cheat-claim-masks-pork/ Cheat claim masks ‘pork’ By Mario J. Mallari – December 12, 2018 12:07 AM House Majority Leader and Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. drew rebuke from Sen. Panfilo Lacson yesterday as he … Continue reading

Candidates with famous names have edge – Roque | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. & Salaverria, L. B. (2018, September 25). Candidates with famous names have edge – Roque. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1035823/candidates-with-famous-names-have-edge-roque. Candidates with famous names have edge – Roque By: Christine O. Avendaño, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:44 AM September 25, 2018 Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque, … Continue reading

WHAT WENT BEFORE: P10-B pork barrel scam | Inquirer News

Reference: Philippine Daily Inquirer. (2018, August 01). WHAT WENT BEFORE: P10-B pork barrel scam. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016460/what-went-before-p10-b-pork-barrel-scam WHAT WENT BEFORE: P10-B pork barrel scam Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:25 AM August 01, 2018 In July 2013, the Inquirer broke the story on the scam to funnel P10 billion in Priority Development … Continue reading

Prosecution ordered to comment on Revilla’s TRO vs plunder trial | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Murcia, A. (2018, April 4). Prosecution ordered to comment on Revilla’s TRO vs plunder trial. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 4, 2018 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/prosecution-ordered-to-comment-on-revilla-s-tro-vs-plunder-trial Prosecution ordered to comment on Revilla’s TRO vs plunder trial Written by  Alvin Murcia – Tuesday, 04 April 2018 The camp of former Sen. Ramon “Bong” … Continue reading

WPP bid on Napoles ‘my call’, says Aguirre | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Rosales, A. (2018, March 19). WPP bid on Napoles ‘my call’, says Aguirre. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2018 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/wpp-bid-on-napoles-my-call-says-aguirre WPP bid on Napoles ‘my call’, says Aguirre Written by  Angie M. Rosales – Monday, 19 March 2018 President Duterte has told Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre that it is … Continue reading

Lack of TRO on Revilla trial blamed on Sereno issues | Inquirer News

Reference: Nonato, V. (2018, March 08). Lack of TRO on Revilla trial blamed on Sereno issues. Inquirer.net. Retrieved March 3, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/973619/lack-of-tro-on-revilla-trial-blamed-on-sereno-issues Lack of TRO on Revilla trial blamed on Sereno issues Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:38 AM March 08, 2018 Former Solicitor General Estelito Mendoza has blamed Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno for … Continue reading

Revilla asks SC to order his release from detention » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Panaligan, R. (2018 January 21). Revilla asks SC to order his release from detention. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 22, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/01/21/revilla-asks-sc-to-order-his-release-from-detention/ Revilla asks SC to order his release from detention Published January 21, 2018, 4:15 PM By Rey Panaligan Stressing he was denied due process and deprived of his other constitutional rights, detained … Continue reading

After Jinggoy, Napoles seeks bail | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tolentino, M.R.L. (2017, September 19). After Jinggoy, Napoles seeks bail. The Manila Times. Retrieved September 19, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/jinggoy-napoles-seeks-bail/351465/ After Jinggoy, Napoles seeks bail | The Manila Times Online BY MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT ON SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 PORK barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles will ask the Sandiganbayan’s Fifth Division anew to let … 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 – Double cross

Reference: Olivares-Cacho, N. (2017, July 6). Double cross. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 6, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/commentary/double-cross Double cross Written by Ninez Cacho-Olivares Thursday, 06 July 2017 00 Janet Lim-Napoles, the alleged brains of the claimed P10-billion pork barrel scam, earlier had asked the Sandiganbayan to exclude her affidavits from … Continue reading

Sandigan rejects Napoles’ plea to exclude affidavit | The Daily Tribune News

Reference: Murcia, A. (2017, July 05). Sandigan rejects Napoles’ plea to exclude affidavit. The Daily Tribune. Retrieved July 5, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/sandigan-rejects-napoles-plea-to-exclude-affidavit Sandigan rejects Napoles’ plea to exclude affidavit Written by  Alvin Murcia Wednesday, 05 July 2017 The prosecution panel in the Sandiganbayan has rejected the plea of trader Janet Lim Napoles to exclude her affidavit from the evidence … Continue reading

De Lima gets cold reception on move to work as senator | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J. (2017, May 3). De Lima gets cold reception on move to work as senator . Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 4 2017 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/de-lima-gets-cold-reception-move-work-senator De Lima gets cold reception on move to work as senator By JP LOPEZ May 03, 2017 ALLOWING detained Sen. Leila de Lima to attend sessions or allowing her to … Continue reading

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