Despite recording the most number of absences in Senate plenary sessions, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV still emerged as the lawmaker with the most number of bills and resolutions filed.
Senator Ping Lacson
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Senator Ping Lacson wants the new constitution to provide for a designated survivor, or a government official designated to take over the presidency in the event that all officials in the line of succession dies or is unable to be…
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Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said it does not matter how many signatories there are left on the proposed resolution questioning the Supreme Court’s ouster of Maria Lourdes Sereno as chief justice amid rumors that senators from the…
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Senate President Tito Sotto expects that the Senate resolution questioning the Supreme Court’s (SC) ouster of Maria Lourdes Sereno as chief justice would already be moot by the time sessions resume in Congress on July 23, with the court…
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Some members of the Senate majority bloc who initially signed the resolution questioning the Supreme Court’s (SC) ousting of Maria Lourdes Sereno as chief justice would be withdrawing their signatures, Politiko has learned.
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Solicitor General Jose Calida was hostile to Senate media when asked about calls for his resignation amid revelations that his family’s security agency has bagged multi-million contracts with several government agencies when the Duterte…
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Senator Ping Lacson ‘di kumbinsido sa paliwanag ng The Philippine National Police Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) sa paggamit ng Daily Subsistence Allowance (DSA)
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Senator Koko Pimentel has announced that he is stepping down from the Senate presidency and would nominate Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto as the chamber’s new leader.
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The Senate majority bloc is open to letting Senate President Koko Pimentel stay at the helm of the chamber, even if all but two of them have signed a draft Senate resolution electing Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto as the new leader of…
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Senate President Koko Pimentel has endorsed Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto to replace him at the helm of the chamber, following months of rumors of a term sharing agreement between the two leaders of the upper house.
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Desperate times, desperate measures.
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Senator Ping Lacson said it is beyond the powers of the Senate to ask the Supreme Court (SC) to stop hearing the quo warranto petition against Chief Justice on leave Maria Lourdes Sereno, adding that it would be a breach of the principle of…
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Senator Ping Lacson said in a media briefing on Thursday morning (May 3) that Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto would be replacing Senate President Koko Pimentel in July, but retracted it a few hours later.
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Former Senator and Ang Probinsyano star Lito Lapid is “seriously considering” making a comeback to the upper chamber of Congress, Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto bared.
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Senators urged the Philippine National Police (PNP) to comply with the Supreme Court’s (SC) order to submit data on the nearly 4,000 documented killings in the war on drugs, or else face contempt charges.
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Senators gunning for re-election in 2019 have received the backing of veteran lawmakers Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto and Senator Ping Lacson, as PDP-Laban continues to insist that they have to be members before joining its senatorial…
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Acting Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John Castriciones admitted before the Commission on Appointments (CA) to having lawyered for landlord and land tenants when he was still in the legal practice.
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Customs chief Isidro Lapeña admitted Monday (March 12) that officials in the bureau still receive payola, or “tara.”
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As judges and court employees called for Chief Justice on leave Maria Lourdes Sereno to resign, Senator Ping Lacson urged to let her face the Senate impeachment court.
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Senator Ping Lacson wants the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) abolished and replaced with a new national government agency for all disasters in order to hasten implementation of rehabilitation projects.
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Senator Grace Poe was “surprised and confused” when she first heard of House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez’ directive to Cebu Pacific to move its domestic flights out of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 in 45 days to…