Senator Dick Gordon believes that as chairman of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee tasked to investigate anomalies in government he has to “act like a district attorney.”
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Senators Risa Hontiveros and Francis Pangilinan on Friday assailed Sen. Richard Gordon’s handling of the Senate blue ribbon committee’s hearing last Thursday on the dengue vaccine controversy.
Senator JV Ejercito on Thursday empathized with former president Noynoy Aquino after the latter faced on Thursday the Senate investigation on the Dengavaxia vaccine mess.
Senator Richard Gordon on Thursday assured former president Noynoy Aquino that he has no intention of besmirching his reputation when he called for a probe on the purchase of P3.5 billion worth of vaccine during his presidency.
The Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) has already placed French drug manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur under suspension and has directed the company to pull out all its products including the controversial dengue fever vaccine Dengvaxia.…
Former President Benigno Aquino III and two his key Cabinet officials, former Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa and Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Sec. Florencio Abad have been inivted to appear in the Senate’s continuing…
Senator Richard Gordon smells something fishy about the speed with which P3.5 billion in government funds were made available for the procurement of the Dengvaxia vaccine against dengue.
Former President Benigno Aquino III may face new criminal raps for the Dengvaxia mess, Senator Dick Gordon said.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV revealed today that Senator Dick Gordon funneled at least P50,000,000 of public funds to the national Red Cross as he sat as its chairman.
Ex-Customs chief Nicanor Faeldon deserves to be detained not at the Senate but the nearest city jail, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said early Friday.
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has disagreed with Senate findings of having showed disinterest over the P6.4 billion shabu shipment seized last May.
Former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon and some subordinates must be slapped with criminal complaints over their alleged accountability in the shipment of P6.4-billion worth of shabu from China, the Senate blue ribbon…
Senator Tito Sotto is puzzled by former Customs chief Nicanor Faeldon to transfer to the Committee of the Whole the ethics cases he filed against two other senators.
The travails at the Bureau of Customs could be made into a "Designated Survivor" style TV series with several episodes on Netflix, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Wednesday.
Ex-Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon called a meeting with stakeholders last July and threatened to kill those engaged in corruption but has fallen silent on the issue.
Senator Sonny Trillanes will not get tired of Sen. Dick Gordon as he intends to file separate ethics and plunder charges against him.
Senator Sonny Trillanes wants to “sacrifice” Senate President Koko Pimentel in order to get rid of Sen. Dick Gordon as chair of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee (BRC) tasked to probe irregularities in government.
Unless former Customs chief Nicanor Faeldon appears before the Senate blue ribbon committee to answer corruption charges, his ethics complaint against Sen. Panfilo Lacson is likely to be dismissed.
Large ID cards to identify licensed brokers and online transactions could be among the ways the Bureau of Customs can stop payoffs and other forms of corruption.
For Sen. Panfilo Lacson, the choice between facing ethics complaints and exposing corruption should be a no-brainer.
Senator Sonny Trillanes on Tuesday said Sen. Dick Gordon, can “fantasize” about the scenario having him expelled by colleagues in the upper chamber for alleged unparliamentary behavior.
Wow, buwakaw! This may well describe how Sen. Richard Gordon is running the Senate Blue Ribbon committee, particularly in dealing with detained ex-Customs commissioner Nicanor Faeldon.