The Senate minority bloc has called for an inquiry into the recent series of killings in Cebu under the “one-time, big-time” (OTBT) anti-illegal drug operations of the Philippine National Police (PNP).
727 0 0
Walang kahihiyan. Senator Francis Pangilinan has slammed some members of the House of Representatives for callous attempts to change the Constitution to prolong their stay in power while people were reeling from high prices of basic…
1,028 0 0
The long arm of the law is bound to catch violators of human rights, according to Senator Francis Pangilinan. Pangilinan has welcomed the court's decision on the conviction of Jovito Palparan Jr. and two others for the kidnapping of two…
2,997 0 0
Former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno met with two Liberal Party allies during a surprise visit to the Senate Wednesday. Photos of Sereno meeting with Senators Francis Pangilinan and Bam Aquino were shared online. Pangilinan is the…
1,165 0 0
Tough times will reveal who your true friends really are. Fighting his possible arrest, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has found an ally in Senator Francis Pangilinan in getting documents to disprove President Duterte's revocation of his…
90 0 0
Former Akbayan party-list representative Barry Gutierrez has decided to represent opposition senators during the next set of oral arguments at the Supreme Court (SC) regarding the country’s withdrawal from the International Criminal Court…
893 0 0
If she isn’t allowed to personally go to the Supreme Court (SC), opposition senators have asked the high tribunal to allow detained Senator Leila De Lima to participate via live video or audio feed from her cell in the oral arguments over…
258 0 0
Since opposition lawmakers still insist on the participation of detained Senator Leila De Lima, the Supreme Court (SC) has decided to postpone August 14 oral arguments over their petition which sought to invalidate the country’s withdrawal…
283 0 0
The Supreme Court (SC) has disallowed detained Senator Leila De Lima to participate during the August 14 oral arguments over the petition seeking to invalidate the country’s withdrawal from the Rome Statute which created the International…
1,032 0 0
The Senate minority bloc has asked the Supreme Court (SC) to allow detained Senator Leila De Lima to represent them during the oral arguments concerning the country’s withdrawal from the Rome Statute, the treaty which created the…
299 0 0
The bicameral conference committee on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) has dropped a section on the basic rights of residents of the proposed Bangsamoro autonomous region as they found these provisions redundant.
1,558 0 0
Liberal Party President Senator Francis Pangilinan is unbothered by the poor performance of the opposition’s Senate bets in the pre-election surveys for the polls next year.
459 0 0
Solicitor General Jose Calida has been asked by the Supreme Court (SC) to comment on the move of detained Senator Leila De Lima to argue as a counsel for petitioners seeking to stop the country’s withdrawal from the Rome Statute, the treaty…
4,435 0 0
Senator Panfilo Lacson downplayed supposed links between President Rodrigo Duterte and the recent string of killings, as previously suggested by opposition senators.
1,058 0 0
Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Tuesday disputed colleagues’ assertion on the matter of going after the drug suppliers to put an end to drug trafficking problem in the country.
124 0 0
The Philippine National Police (PNP) may find itself embroiled in a mess anew if it cannot justify the basis for the arrest of over 7,000 “tambays” in the course of its week-long enforcement of the campaign against loiterers in the streets.…
518 0 0
Malacanang has been asked by the Supreme Court (SC) to respond to the appeals of several senators to stop the country's withdrawal from the Rome Statute, the treaty which created the International Criminal Court (ICC).
592 0 0
More than P261 million, not just P150 million, worth of government contracts were allegedly bagged by Vigilant Investigative and Security Agency Inc. (VISAI) owned by the family of Solicitor General Jose Calida.
1,091 0 0
At least one member of the Senate minority bloc wants to move over to the majority bloc, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Saturday.
361 0 0
Senator Grace Poe renewed her call for National Food Administration (NFA) administrator Jason Aquino to resign as reports surface that the agency’s rice supply has been depleted.
2,724 0 0
Senator Francis Pangilinan renewed his call for Justice Sec. Vitaliano Aguirre II to resign following another alleged display of selective justice of the Department of Justice (DOJ).
1,921 0 0
A total of 13 or a majority of senators on Wednesday evening signed the consolidated bill seeking to ban political dynasties.
253 0 0
Liberal Party (LP) senators have closed ranks in assailing the filing of inciting to sedition charges against their colleague, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV, saying this was another form of harassment against critics of the…
1,361 0 0
The Senate minority bloc is calling yet again for the release of Senator Leila de Lima, two days ahead of her marking one year in detention in Camp Crame over drug charges.