A total of 13 or a majority of senators on Wednesday evening signed the consolidated bill seeking to ban political dynasties.
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Senate President Koko Pimentel stands alone in the opinion that parliamentary immunity for speeches delivered in the Senate is not absolute, as 19 senators filed a resolution asserting that parliamentary privilege is absolute.
Senator Cynthia Villar on Friday said the senators have reached a consensus that it is "not fair" to close all the establishments in Boracay island, but only those who violated environmental law.
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Lawmakers who were “promoted” Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) military reservists, with a rank of colonel received an instant lecture from Sen. Gregorio Honasan before endorsing their nominations to the plenary for approval.
Long before making it big in television and government, Senator Loren Legarda was trying to sell us toothpaste on television.
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In less than an hour, seven lawmakers, including House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, promoted to the rank of colonel were confirmed by the Commission on Appointments (CA) without any objections.
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Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto hit the Senate minority for filing a resolution calling for Senator Leila de Lima to be freed from detention, but not supporting his plea three years ago to put former Senator Juan Ponce Enrile under house…
An anti-dynasty law may finally see the light of day, with many senators coming forward in support of the measure, even if it means some of them who hail from political families would be barred from public service.
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The most romantic day of the year is here and politikos are sharing the love via social media.
Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Wednesday said the anti contractualization measure cannot be “one size fits” all in all business.
Senator Risa Hontiveros is optimistic that the passage of House Bill 6908 banning contractualization in the workplace would serve as an “inspiration” for the Senate to pass its own version of the said bill.
Senator Ralph Recto believes that the propsed anti contractualization measure is not applicable to some business ventures and must be “exempted” from its implementation if ever it becomes a law.
The “horrifying” facts surrounding the death of Horacio Castillo 3rd, and the apparent cover up by members of the Aegis Juris fraternity, make it clear that there are glaring loopholes in Republic Act No. 8049, the Anti-Hazing Law of 1995,…
Existing provisions of the laws do not seem to favor the reelection bid of Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Tuesday said.
From politiko to songbird.
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Who doesn’t love karaoke especially this holiday season?
The House of Representatives finally ratified the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) measure on Wednesday evening but not before
She dreamt of becoming an astronaut but later ended up having a career in journalism and politics.
The Senate version of the proposed P3.7 trillion 2018 national budget is a “fulfillment” of President Rodrigo Duterte’s promises to uplift the welfare of Filipinos.
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Senator Loren Legarda is reliving fond high school memories 40 years after graduating from Assumption school.
The majority and minority bloc had some sort of a “rivalry” when it comes to the need to denounce the unabated extrajudicial killings (EJKs) of suspected drug dealers and drug users.