The perceived Malacañang interference in the affairs of Congress, insofar as moves to amend the 1987 Constitution, is possible and cannot be avoided, Presidential Legislative Liaison Office (PLLO) Sec. Adelino B. Sitoy told senators…
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Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon has backed Malacanang’s move to focus on the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) rather than Charter change (Cha-cha).
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Senator JV Ejercito prefers to keep the bicameral legislature under the proposed federal system of government, saying that it ensures the representation of the interest of individual states, provinces and the entire populace.
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Monday said President Duterte’s reported pronouncements leaning towards a federal Philippines sans any Senate, to be replaced by a unicameral legislature bolstered his suspicions on planned…
A clear attempt by President Duterte to muzzle the few remaining independent media outfits in the country, was Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV’s view on the move taken by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) against online news site…
Senator Gregorio Honasan would not join those publicly slamming the communist rebels’ call on administration critics to merge forces and work on the downfall of President Duterte.
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Friday debunked allegations that Palace allies are out to railroad the planned amendments to the Constitution to prolong the stay in power of President Duterte.
Senator Leila de Lima on Friday said she would have been among those who have given new year messages to President Duterte to usher in the New Year 2018.
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The cat is out of the bag!
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Wednesday admitted the possibility of having the term of office of President Duterte extended if the proposed shift to federal form of government was pursued.
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The celebration of Niños Inocentes or the Feast of the Holy Innocents should remind the public of the tragic fate of innocent children who ended up as collateral damage in President Duterte’s all-out war against drugs, Sen. Leila de Lima…
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Senator Win Gatchalian on Wednesday said he would defer to the decision of President Duterte to appoint anew former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon in the government.
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Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV claims Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte ain't fooling ay one with bic laim that he resigned from his post out of delicadeza
Senators need not worry insofar as the so-called “starvation diet” proposed by President Duterte for government officials to cut down on their foreign travels next year,
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President Rodrigo Duterte has asked Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP) President Elba Cruz to vacate her post as her term had already expired in June 2017.
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III urged colleagues in the upper chamber that there would be no constitutionally-objectionable features in the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).
TRAIN wreck: Aquino says poor will pay for higher goods on Day 1 as subsidies to come after nearly a…
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Senator Paolo Benigno Aquino on Tuesday said the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) signed into law by President Duterte would raise the prices of goods and services without any financial assistance from the government.
Besides possible refund being exacted by no less than President Duterte from French pharmaceutical company.
Para sa basketball: Duterte to invest $1.6B to improve traffic in time for PH FIBA World Cup hosting…
Deputy Speaker Rep. Pia Cayetano promised the basketball gods of FIBA that the Duterte administration would invest $1.6 billion over the next five years just to improve Metro Mania's hellish traffic in time for the Philippines' co-hosting…
Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan slammed the appointment of the head of the tainted police unit, the anti-illegal drugs group of the Philippine National Police (PNP), Senior Supt. Albert Ignatius Ferro as the new commander of the drug…
Evasco frustrated with 12 agencies under his watch: Only 40% of budget used as execs fear corruption…
Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco Jr on Friday urged officials of the 12 agencies under the Office of the Cabinet Secretary to step up and reach out to the people especially in rural areas.
Members of the Senate minority bloc has thumbed down a proposal by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) for President Duterte to extend martial law in Mindanao by up to one year.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Wednesday dared President Duterte to prove the sincerity of his decision, declaring the New People’s Army (NPA) as terrorist organization by removing in his Cabinet or in the Executive some known left-leaning…