President Rodrigo Duterte said lawmakers should take full responsibility for insisting on holding barangay elections this May without first ensuring that drug lords won't manipulate the results.
Senate Minority Leader Frank Drilon
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The growing public preference to Constitutional Convention (Con-con) as the method of amending or revising the Constitution, instead of Constituent Assembly (Con-Ass) “reflects the distrust of the people on Congress.”
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The decision of Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno to face the impeachment trial is a "fight the independence" of the judiciary and for the democratic values instilled in the 1987 Constitution.
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The joint celebration of the 36th founding anniversary of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan (PDP Laban), and launch of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s book leaves a “bad taste” in the mouth.
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Senate Minority Leader Frank Drilon on Monday proposed that a provision that will prohibit "political dynasties" be included in the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).
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This was how Senator Panfilo Lacson described President Rodrigo Duterte saying he had no doubts the chief executive is sincere in saying he had no plans of extending his term beyond 2022.
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The Senate opposition group supports the petition of the Makabayan bloc in the House of Representatives questioning before the Supreme Court the one-year extension of martial law in Mindanao. On December 13, 2017 Congress, voting 240-27,…
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Senate President Koko Pimentel said his peers should not overreact to insults from Speaker Bebot Alvarez.
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Senate Minority Leader Frank Drilon on Saturday said he trusts his colleagues that they have "moral standing" not to be tempted to allow no elections (no-el) next year.
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Senate President Koko Pimentel does not want to fight with House Speaker Bebot Alvarez over the latter's criticisms against the upper chamber.
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Senate President Koko Pimentel must not allow House Speaker Bebot Alvarez to embarrass the upper chamber and eventually "weaken" it.
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Senate Minority Leader Frank Drilon on Monday is worried over the re-assignment of Chief Insp. Jovie Espenido to Iloilo City, who is linked to the killing of local officials involved in drugs.
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SENATOR Bam Aquino on Saturday earned lots of "kudos" from colleagues in the opposition bloc for his efforts to push for the passage of the free college tuition law.
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THE Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terror group is reportedly planning to create a "new security threat" in Mindanao which necessitates the deployment of additional 30,000 troops in the region.
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Senate Minority Leader Frank Drilon would defer to the wisdom of President Rodrigo Duterte is coming up with coming up with a 10 to 15-day deadline to end the Marawi crisis.
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Malacañang is set to brief the Senate next week to discuss "the situation" in Mindanao, which is under martial law since last May 23 due to the Maute rebellion.
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Senate President Koko Pimentel wants to know the “hits and misses” achieved by the government in implementing martial law in Mindanao which is to aimed at ending the Marawi crisis.
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The P20 billion rehabilitation fund for Marawi is not enough and is “only good” for housing aid, said Sen. Win Gatchalian.
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Senate Minority Leader Frank Drilon on Saturday said he would oppose any move to abolish the Court of Appeals (CA) by Speaker Bebot Alvarez.