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.
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).
To botox or not to botox.
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.
The Senate has approved a bill postponing the scheduled barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections from October 23 this year to May next year.
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…
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.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV is calling for an investigation into the alleged corruption in the Bureau of Customs exposed by Sen. Panfilo Lacson.
Tough choices. This was how Sen. Panfilo Lacson described his situation on Sunday, as he contends with pricey public relations firms trying to discredit him.
Senators questioned the timing of former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon’s revelations linking the son of their colleague, Sen. Panfilo Lacson, in smuggling activities after he was fired from his post and a day after…
Sen. Panfilo Lacson thinks the public can already make a conclusion on allegations that the police killed 17-year old Kian delos Santos in cold blood based on the testimony of the suspects during Thursday's hearing.
Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon has denied Senator Panfilo Lacson's allegation that he received a P100-million payoff as a welcome gift shortly after assuming office in 2016.
Seventeen senators have agreed to launch an investigation into the death of 17-year-old Kian Delos Santos and other "unnecessary" killings that have occurred in the course of the administration's war on drugs.
The government's anti-drug war could be doomed to fail if it still neglects the system that allows the continued entry of illegal drugs, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Sunday.
Some senators have been summoned by President Duterte to a meeting Tuesday afternoon in Malacañang apparently to discuss the P6.5 billion smuggled shabu into the country, and other pressing issues.
Best friends forever Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III and Panfilo Lacson topped the “honor roll” during Congress’ first regular session as they posted a perfect attendance among 24 senators.
Senators rallied behind President Duterte’s decision to terminate the peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF) after their operatives ambushed and injured four members…
Duterte thanks Ping, Pacquiao, Gringo for backing martial law: They knew the situation was dangerous
President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday (July 5) thanked Senators Panfilo Lacson, Manny Pacquiao and Gringo Honasan for supporting his declaration of martial law in Mindanao.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV will face “head on” any ethics complaint to be filed against him by fellow senators for being abrasive.