NTF-ELCAC spokesman Lt. Gen. Antonio Parlade Jr. has apologized to Sen. Panfilo Lacson for “misunderstanding” the provisions of the Anti-Terrorism Law.
Former House Speaker Alan Cayetano is celebrating the big 5-0 this year.
Former Senator Antonio Trillanes is calling for the release of Senator Leila de Lima from detention due to lack of proof of alleged drug involvement.
“They will not last a day,” says Remulla to Parlade on putting up anti-communist posters in Cavite.
Aside from the yearly tracking of pork, Sen. Panfilo Lacson will raise hell over a new issue when the Senate begins tackling the P4.5-trillion 2021 budget bill in November.
While he welcomes it, Sen. Panfilo Lacson aired concerns Wednesday over the “mega task force” assigned to investigate corruption in the entire government.
MANILA – Taking up the cudgels for Filipino cancer patients, House Speaker Lord Allan Velasco and Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte vowed to ensure funding for the implementation of the National Integrated Cancer Control (NICC) Act of 2019.
Sen. Panfilo Lacson will look into the alleged red-tagging activities against certain celebrities, personalities and groups, as he filed a Senate resolution to the effect.
Senator Imee Marcos on Wednesday raised fears about personal protective equipment (PPE), testing kits, disinfectants, respirators, surgical tools, and future vaccines becoming the “newest instruments for money laundering.”
The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) on Tuesday released PHP500 million as partial payment for its P1-billion debt to the Philippine Red Cross (PRC).
Malacañang said it is leaving it up to the Department of Justice if they will investigate Public Works Secretary Mark Villar for allegations of corruption.
Senator Risa Hontiveros on Wednesday welcomed the decision of the Office of the Ombudsman imposing a six-month preventive suspension without pay on 44 Bureau of Immigration (BI) personnel and officials involved in the “pastillas” scam.
Senator Kiko Pangilinan on Wednesday asked the Senate leadership to investigate, in aid of legislation, the national security implications of the entry of around four million Chinese into the country since 2017.
Malacañang discouraged overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) from paying for swab testing.
President Rodrigo Duterte reminded his son, Davao City Rep. Paolo “Pulong” Duterte, to be transparent in handling funds as head of one of the House of Representatives’ most powerful committees.
President Rodrigo Duterte isn’t impressed by Public Works Secretary Mark Villar’s credentials since the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) continues to be hounded by corruption allegations.
President Rodrigo Duterte has declared September 8 of every year as the “National Green Building Day.”
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Republicans will approve a pandemic rescue package for the US economy after the November 3 election, seeming to concede defeat on efforts to reach a deal this week.
The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Tuesday advised its officials to remain professional in performing their duties.
Malacañang said President Rodrigo Duterte has authorized Budget Secretary Wendel Avisado to approve fund releases under the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act or Republic Act 11949.
Speaker Lord Allan Velasco on Tuesday said the House of Representatives is fully supportive of President Rodrigo Duterte’s directive for the conduct of a large-scale investigation into allegations of corruption in the entire government.
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Tuesday discussions are ongoing on the investigation involving Philippine Ambassador to Brazil Marichu Mauro who was caught hitting her Filipino helper inside the diplomatic residence.
The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is set to donate another set of seized electronic devices to the Department of Education (DepEd) to aid in its distance learning program.
Malacañang has defended the Department of Education’s purchase of 166 new service vehicles which costs P1.5 million per unit.