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Anyare? De Lima clams up on Napoles list

Justice Sec. Leila De Lima said her department is still verifying the list of accused mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles of her alleged clients in the pork barrel scam. In an interview after the Department of Justice budget hearing at the…

Estrada: Guingona was only after cheap publicity

Detained Senator Jinggoy Estrada said he is not surprised anymore that Senator Teofisto Guingona III, the head of the blue ribbon committee, is not keen on continuing the pork barrel probe anytime soon. In a statement, Estrada said: “The…

Next batch of Pork cases coming – President Aquino

Aquino said in a TV5 interview aired Sunday night that he did not know where the perception that they were no longer pursuing the others named in the pork barrel scam came from. “There is a second set forwarded by the DOJ (Department of…

Committee hearing at PNP Custodial Center – Jinggoy

Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada on Monday asked the Sandiganbayan to allow him to conduct committee hearings while he is detained for plunder over the pork barrel scam. In a motion for leave, Estrada said he chairs the Senate committee on…

That is totally unacceptable – Erap

Former President and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada has joined the growing number of those who opposed any attempt to tinker with the Constitution to extend the six-year term limit of the country’s President. “That is totally unacceptable.…

Go ahead Impeach my Dad – Nancy Binay

Sen. Nancy Binay on Tuesday dared Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV to file an impeachment complaint against her father, Vice President Jejomar Binay, if the former wanted to hold him accountable for alleged corruption. However, she objected to…

I will run in 2016 for a higher office – Jinggoy

After attending his bail hearing Tuesday at the Sandiganbayan, Estrada said the plunder and 15 counts of graft charges against him in connection with the P10-billion pork barrel scam are “weak,” and could be thrown out for lack of merit.…

Will CJ face the House?

The House of Representatives has again invited Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to one of its committee hearings. This time, it is the committee on appropriations and not the committee on justice that extended the invitation. Sereno…

Binay thanked the Aquino sisters

Acknowledging the gesture, Binay thanked the Aquino sisters, saying the ties between their families “transcended politics.” TV host and actress Kris Aquino declared her and her three sisters’ support for Binay as a potential successor of…

A big mistake if BINAY joined the LP

Estrada said that Binay would be making a big mistake if he joined the LP. “UNA will be forced to field a candidate to replace him because there will be no opposition to run against the administration,” he said. Asked if he was interested…

No need for him to accept any invitation from the LP

Estrada, now Manila mayor, said that Binay had assured him that he would reject any offer to be the LP guest candidate in 2016. “I told him (Binay) that there is no need for him to accept any invitation from the LP because he is already…

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