Sotto: Senate to get report on ‘unknown number’ that texted Sanchez’s wife | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, C. M. (2019, September 04). Sotto: Senate to get report on ‘unknown number’ that texted Sanchez’s wife. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 04, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1160863/sotto-senate-to-get-report-on-unknown-number-that-texted-sanchezs-wife ON ABORTED RELEASE OF ANTONIO SANCHEZ Sotto: Senate to get report on ‘unknown number’ that texted Sanchez’s wife By: Christia Marie Ramos – Reporter / @CMRamosINQ INQUIRER.net / 05:47 … Continue reading

Faeldon told: Attend GCTA hearing or be detained anew | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, September 02). Faeldon told: Attend GCTA hearing or be detained anew. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/faeldon-told-attend-gcta-hearing-or-be-detained-anew Faeldon told: Attend GCTA hearing or be detained anew September 02, 2019 BY VINCE NONATO The Senate has issued a subpoena commanding Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director General Nicanor Faeldon to … Continue reading

Mafia owns PhilHealth | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, August 15). Mafia owns PhilHealth. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved August 15, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/08/15/mafia-owns-philhealth/ Mafia owns PhilHealth By Hananeel Bordey – August 15, 2019 12:08 AM Seven members of an alleged mafia behind the irregularities in state-owned Philippine Health Insurance Corp (PhilHealth) who exerted vast influence that … Continue reading

CHR cops out on EJK | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. J. (2019, July 18). CHR cops out on EJK. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/18/chr-cops-out-on-ejk/ CHR cops out on EJK By Mario J. Mallari – July 18, 2019 12:07 AM Enemy from within Sen. Richard Gordon bares that government agency Commission on Human Rights is quick to … Continue reading

Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 15). Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sotto-lacson-downplay-un-human-rights-vote Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote BY VINCE NONATO – July 15, 2019 SENATE President Vicente Sotto III and Sen. Panfilo Lacson downplayed pressure on the Philippines to address its human rights situation, … Continue reading

Duterte supports Romualdez for VP | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 13). Duterte supports Romualdez for VP. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299683/duterte-supports-romualdez-for-vp.html Duterte supports Romualdez for VP posted July 13, 2019 at 01:45 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Macon Ramos-Araneta President Rodrigo Duterte will support Leyte 1st District Rep. Martin Romualdez should the latter run for vice president … Continue reading

Inday Sara denies sending SMS on ‘conscience vote’ in the House | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 11). Inday Sara denies sending SMS on ‘conscience vote’ in the House. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299492/inday-sara-denies-sending-sms-on-conscience-vote-in-the-house.html Inday Sara denies sending SMS on ‘conscience vote’ in the House posted July 11, 2019 at 01:30 am by Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta Davao City Mayor Sara … Continue reading

Legislator warns of compromised House | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ferreras, V. A. C. (2019, July 10). Legislator warns of compromised House. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/legislator-warns-of-compromised-house/ Legislator warns of compromised House July 10, 2019 | 8:47 pm SENATOR RICHARD J. GORDON — PHILSTAR/MICHAEL VARCAS A SENATOR yesterday warned that the independence of the House of Representatives may have been compromised after some … Continue reading

Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 11). Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/speakership-race-proxy-war-between-sara-cabinet Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 11, 2019 A LAWMAKER who supported the speakership bid of Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night claimed that he … Continue reading

Party-list bloc to vote for Cayetano as speaker | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 10). Party-list bloc to vote for Cayetano as speaker. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/party-list-bloc-vote-cayetano-speaker Party-list bloc to vote for Cayetano as speaker By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 10, 2019 DON’T burn bridges. The 54-man Party-list Coalition Foundation Inc. (PCFI) will now vote for Taguig-Pateros Rep. Alan … Continue reading

Gordon bucks death penalty, says it is no crime ‘deterrent’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 07). Gordon bucks death penalty, says it is no crime ‘deterrent’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/299211/gordon-bucks-death-penalty-says-it-is-no-crime-deterrent-.html Gordon bucks death penalty, says it is no crime ‘deterrent’ posted July 07, 2019 at 11:10 pm by Macon Ramos-Araneta Since he does not believe that the death penalty is a deterrent to … Continue reading

Seek global aid, ward off China —Gordon | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 08). Seek global aid, ward off China —Gordon. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299232/seek-global-aid-ward-off-china-gordon.html Seek global aid, ward off China —Gordon posted July 08, 2019 at 01:35 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta The Philippines should seek help from international organizations rather than ask for assistance from the United States to protect the … Continue reading

Angara seeks probe on PhilHealth to protect UHC funds | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 03). Angara seeks probe on PhilHealth to protect UHC funds. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 04, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/angara-seeks-probe-on-philhealth-to-protect-uhc-funds/ Angara seeks probe on PhilHealth to protect UHC funds July 3, 2019 | 8:42 pm PHILSTAR A SENATE investigation on the “ghost dialysis” claims involving the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth), among other … Continue reading

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

Gordon starts probe on PhilHealth irregularities | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. (2019, June 27). Gordon starts probe on PhilHealth irregularities. BusinessWorld. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/gordon-starts-probe-on-philhealth-irregularities/ Gordon starts probe on PhilHealth irregularities June 27, 2019 SENATOR RICHARD J. GORDON — PHILSTAR/MICHAEL VARCAS SENATOR RICHARD J. Gordon on Thursday said he plans to hold an investigation on irregularities in the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) when … Continue reading

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