Senator Risa Hontiveros said the government should have implemented a public health policy on drug abuse from the very start, instead of encouraging a climate of killing.
The Cabinet, Senate and House of Representatives dropped in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to a survey by pollster Social Weather Stations.
Senator Panfilo Lacson might have stopped the allocation of P8.3 billion in pork barrel funds to lawmakers in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, but there’s still a multibillion-peso budget they will get their hands on under the 2017 General Appropriations Act.
December 29, Thursday, will be D-day for Philippine and foreign media— quite literally— as President Rodrigo Duterte is set to be interviewed individually by prominent broadcasters from four major news outlets.
The radical Islamist Maute group has been able to launch attacks in Mindanao because its fighters are financed by money from shabu, President Rodrigo Duterte said.
The Senate has passed two resolutions commending outgoing Supreme Court Associate Justices Jose Perez and Arturo Brion for their contributions to the judiciary in light of their impending retirement.
Senate President Aquilino Pimentel expects contentious debates to happen in the Senate when he and his colleagues deliberate on the proposed restoration of the death penalty next year.
Despite the controversy on the reports on unreasonable surge pricing during the holiday season by transport network companies (TNCs) Uber and Grab, Senator Sherwin Gatchalian said it’s high time that the potential of such mode of transportation be recognized.
The United States (US) government’s track record somewhat gives credence to ex-US Ambassador to the Philippines Phillip Goldberg’s alleged “blueprint” to unseat President Rodrigo Duterte.
Magsipag sa trabaho, huwag umasa sa CCT funds – Senator Cynthia Villar
Former Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. has again asked the Sandiganbayan First Division to be allowed to visit again his ailing father, former Senator Ramon Revilla Sr., who was brought back to the hospital.
Senator Kiko Pangilinan: Sa Sagip Saka Act aangat ang kabuhayan ng magsasaka
You cannot unseat “Tatay Digong!”
Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III has downplayed the alleged ouster plot against President Rodrigo Duterte proposed by former United States Ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg.
10% increase in WiFi speed can lead to 1.38% GDP – Senator Ralph Recto
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin think it’s only right for the Duterte administration to be paranoid of a coup or upheaval, but not because of the United States (US) or external threats.
Hirit ng public school students: “Free WiFi please!” – Senator Bam Aquino
Lieutenant Colonel Ferdinand Marcelino has been ordered arrested by a Manila Regional Trial Court (RTC) over illegal drug charges.
Because of the threats on his life, New Bilibid Prison (NBP) inmate and illegal drug boss Jaybee Sebastian has been placed under the protection of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI).
No attempt to overthrow President Duterte will prosper since he has the “rock solid” support of the Filipino people, according to a Davao-based politiko. Davao…
Good news: Gov’t allocates P100M for centenarians – Senator Loren Legarda
Senator Leila de Lima seems eager to grab each and every opportunity to slam President Rodrigo Duterte for the spate of killings which has been occurring under his watch.