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Abaya won’t get re-appointed during Poe’s admin

If Sen. Grace Poe becomes president next year, she will most likely not retain Sec. Joseph Emilio Abaya as secretary of the Department of Transportation and Communication (DOTC). Although he did not name names, Poe hinted that the heads…

Miriam wants Senate to grill Dinky. Here’s why

Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago on Friday (Sept 18) urged her colleagues to grill Social Welfare and Development Secretary Dinky Soliman on her agency’s failure to deploy to the victims of 2013 super typhoon Yolanda hundreds of millions…

Nasaan ang Pangulo? PNoy meets Cabinet amid INC protest

President Aquino has called for an emergency meeting with several cabinet members and other government officials at his residence in the wake of the Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) rally along EDSA that triggered monstrous traffic jams. A photo…

Coloma: Nothing wrong with Lacierda speaking for Roxas

Presidential Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma defended his fellow colleagues in the Cabinet who were present at the "Gathering of Friends" in Cebu City on Monday. Coloma told reporters in Malacañang Tuesday that there was…

Jesse Robredo tributes pour in from politikos

The country lost one of its best public servants when Interior and Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo was killed in a tragic airplane crash on August 18, 2012. Three years after his death, President Aquino and other politikos…

DOJ Sec. De Lima: Ready, camera, selfie!

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima may be one of the badass cabinet members but is apparently friendly up close and personal. De Lima showed her fun side when she joined a few selfies/groufies with Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte,…

PNoy to Lito Osmeña: Maghanap ka ng kausap

President Benigno Aquino III assured Monday that the P14.4-billion payment for the upgrading of the Mactan airport in Cebu would not be used by the Liberal Party (LP) in the coming elections. In his speech during the groundbreaking of…

2016 net worth: Roxas is poorer but only slightly

The net worth of Interior Secretary Mar Roxas, who is eyeing the presidency in 2016, has declined based on the latest Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) filed by Cabinet officials. According to his SALN for 2014,…

Dinky denies crisis in the Palace

What crisis? Social Welfare Secretary Corazon “Dinky” Soliman has downplayed the emergence of a leadership crisis in Malacañang that critics say will only be solved once President Benigno Aquino III steps down. “Is there really a…

Palace ‘SAF 44’s’ kin putting words into PNoy’s mouth

Malacañang has refuted the claim of some of the families grieving from the loss of their relatives in the Mamasapano clash that President Benigno Aquino III said they’re both equal (tabla-tabla na tayo) now because he had also lost a loved…

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