MANILA -- Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Monday wished new Senate President Vicente "Tito" Sotto II good luck as he expected swifter action on bills under the new SEnate adership.
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Malacañang on Friday said it will respect the rights of the senators in choosing their next leader.
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It’s in a bag, so to speak, as far as assumption of Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III as the 24th Senate president next week.
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Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Wednesday urged the Senate to prioritize the passage of the SIM Card Registration Act after the House of Representatives approved its own version (House Bill No. 7233) earlier this week.
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Boxing champ Manny Pacquiao should consider hanging up his gloves for good while he remains on top.
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Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto recently made a candid endorsement of Senator Panfilo Lacson as potential successor of President Duterte. Sotto said Lacson could be an "exciting" president, brushing aside his colleague's observation…
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Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Thursday downplayed the snowballing number of senators who have been coming out against the findings of the Senate blue ribbon committee on the Dengvaxia mess that seeks criminal charges…
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Ahead of the six-month closure of Boracay, Senator Panfilo Lacson has exposed the extortion scam involving some barangay officials in the island.
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The possibility that Sen. Richard Gordon may fail to muster the support of his colleagues for the blue ribbon committee report on the Dengvaxia program is reportedly not remote.
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Unreasonable remarks, along with signs of a scripted investigation by Sen. Richard Gordon, have prompted Sen. Panfilo Lacson to not sign the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee report on the Dengvaxia scandal.
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Senator Richard Gordon on Sunday scoffed at two of his colleagues for coming to the defense of former Pres. Benigno Aquino III, who he has called to be held accountable before the court of law over the Dengvaxia mess.
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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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There’s no reason for any spokesperson to stay in his job once he is caught lying at work, according to Senator Panfilo Lacson.
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Solid like a wall. This was how Sen. Panfilo Lacson described on Sunday the Senate's stand on rejecting joint voting with the House of Representatives to amend the 1987 Constitution.
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Among the reasons defense officials want martial law extended in Mindanao for one more year is to give the military and police a “psychological boost,” senators disclosed on Tuesday (December 12).
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To botox or not to botox.
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Crossing party lines, more than a dozen senators on Monday filed a resolution urging the Duterte administration to stop the spate of deaths of teenagers in either police operations or vigilante killings.
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The Senate has approved a bill postponing the scheduled barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections from October 23 this year to May next year.
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Resigned Customs commissioner Nicanor Faeldon yielded himself to Senate’s Office of the Sergeant-at-Arms (OSAA) Monday, in the middle of the blue ribbon committee hearing, but only to have himself detained and not to testify on…
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Senate Minority leader Franklin Drilon left to the discretion of Senator Richard Gordon on whether to include in the Senate probe the latest corruption charges hurled by Senator Panfilo Lacson against former Customs chief Nicanor Faeldon.
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Senator Antonio Trillanes IV is calling for an investigation into the alleged corruption in the Bureau of Customs exposed by Sen. Panfilo Lacson.