Senator Joel Villanueva on Monday pressed for the passage of a law that will make tips and service charge “fully distributable” to all covered employees.
Senator JV Ejercito dared lawyer Lorenzo Gadon, the accuser in the impeachment complaint against Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, to prove his claim that an unidentified bilyonaryo was wiling to shell out P200 million to each senator who would acquit the Chief Justice.
Enjoying his three-day respite from work, President Duterte went to shop and unwind at a shopping mall in Makati City on Monday (December 4).
Malacañang on Monday (December 4) expressed its respect for senators following abogado Larry Gadon’s claim that a businessman has offered a P200-million bribe to each of them to acquit Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno in the impeachment trial.
Malacañang has distanced itself from the impeachment proceedings against Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno after critics accused lawmakers of fishing for evidence against her.
The controversial anti-dengue vaccine of Sanofi will not only lead to more serious disease, it could also be fatal.
Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III on Monday said there was something fishy on the acquisition of the controversial dengue vaccine by the previous administration, several months before the 2016 national elections.
Two Senate leaders on Monday brushed off allegations by lawyer Larry Gadon that senators were being offered P200 million alleged each n exchange for the acquittal of Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno in her anticipated impeachment trial.
P200M for senators for Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno acquittal? Wala pa akong offer – Senator JV Ejercito
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II on Monday (December 4) ordered the the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to conduct a probe over the P3.5 billion purchase of the anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia which has become a risk to recipients.
The House of Representatives approved on the third and final reading the proposed “Philippine HIV and AIDS Policy Act” which seeks to prevent the spread of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in the country.
Dengvaxia does not only cause a severe disease, it actually can kill, Senator Tito Sotto said.
Benigno Aquino III may face negligence raps for Dengvaxia mess – Senator Richard Gordon
Wala sa tono si Attorney Lorenzo ‘Larry’ Gadon – Senator Risa Hontiveros
Former President Benigno Aquino III may face new criminal raps for the Dengvaxia mess, Senator Dick Gordon said.
Malacañang has expressed confidence that the Senate and House of Representatives will pass the P3.767-trillion national budget for 2018 despite disagreements on certain provisions of the bill.
Former President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III will also be investigated over the purchase made by the Department of Health (DOH) of P3.5 billion worth of the Dengvaxia anti-dengue vaccine, said Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II.
Malacañang has shrugged off Senator Leila de Lima’s plan to investigate the effectivity of the 8888 hotline set up by the administration for complaint.
Ang dami nang inconsistencies ni Attorney Lorenzo Gadon! – Senator Grace Poe
Jeepney phaseout tuloy kahit may protesta – Secretary Arthur Tugade
Malacañang on Monday (December 4) sought to allay fears over the recent advisory about the anti-dengue used by the Department of Health by saying those infected by the virus won’t die from it.
The House of Representatives will not be able to vote on the impeachment of Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno until January as a result of a change in the timetable, according to the chairman of the impeachment panel.
The camp of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno has denied allegations that a businessman offered P200 million to ensure she gets acquitted from the impeachment complaint against her.
The flushing out of pork in the Department of Public Works and Highways’ budget for 2018 was an unintended consequence, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Monday.