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Bye, dad! JV jumps to NPC

Senator Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito has formally left his father’s party, Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino (PMP), for the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC), and would be fielded as one of the latter’s senatorial candidates for the 2019…

‘Di daw bagay? Sotto says Loren spooked by DSWD post

Senator Loren Legarda apparently worried if she would be an effective Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) secretary, which is why she is opting to run as Antique representative next year, Senate President Vicente “Tito”…

Lito and Mark Lapid jump to NPC

Former Senator Lito Lapid and his son, former Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority chief operating officer jumped ship to the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC) ahead of the 2019 polls.

Tama na! Senate ‘macho bloc’ bats for PCOO abolition

(SECOND UPDATE, 12:17 p.m.) – Three senators, including Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III, want the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) to be abolished and its functions reverted back to the Office of the Press…

Trillanes leaves Senate, comes home

(SECOND UPDATE, 2:06 p.m.) — Opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has ended his nearly four-week stay in his office at the Senate, finally going home following a Makati court’s decision to not yet order his arrest and prevent him from…

Pangilinan hits back at Duterte: Magpokus sa krisis!

Opposition Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan hit back at President Rodrigo Duterte, saying he should turn his attention to the rice crisis and bringing down prices of commodities instead of attacking dissidents.

Tax free dapat! Zubiri to block book tax in TRAIN 2

Senate Minority Leader Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri may find himself butting heads with Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III over a provision in the second package of the tax reform program which seeks to repeal tax incentives for book…

Pasensiya na sa abala! Trillanes apologizes to Sotto

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has apologized to Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III for the inconvenience caused by his prolonged stay in the upper chamber’s premises out of fear of being arrested.