President Rodrigo Duterte is undaunted by the possible filing of impeachment complaint against him over his soft stance on the West Philippine Sea.
Rep. Tom Villarin
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin slammed the treatment given by Hong Kong immigration officials to former foreign affair secretary Albert Del Rosario, who was denied entry and questioned for hours upon arriving in the Chinese city on…
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin was unimpressed with Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana’s recent move of asking China to leave Pag-asa island, comparing the official to a “wimp.”
A day before Labor Day, Akbayan party-list Rep Tom Villarin asked workers not to succumb to President Rodrigo Duterte’s “populist and iron-fisted policies,” saying they should continue pursuing labor rights.
“Easter is not lost among us Filipinos.”
Philippine Statistics Authority figures showing that a family of five only needs no less than P10,481, on average, to meet both basic food and non-food needs for a month “insults common sense and provides a distorted perception of reality,”…
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin on Friday said President Rodrigo Duterte might have committed an impeachable act when he released the list of narcopoliticians on Thursday night.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin on Tuesday said the slowdown of the country’s inflation was a welcome development, but cautioned the government from celebrating prematurely.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin on Monday said the plan of the Department of the Interior and Local Government to release the “narcolist” of politicians involved in the drug trade could lead to a disastrous end for political rivals of…
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin on Friday said President Rodrigo Duterte’s veto of a bill banning corporal punishment on children showed his “lack of care and compassion” for children.
MANILA – Legislators from both administration and the opposition lauded President Rodrigo Duterte after signing into law, the Expanded Maternity Leave Act.
Akbayan Party-list Rep. Tom Villarin has welcomed a proposal to amend the more than six decade-old Mutual Defense Treaty (MDT) between the Philippines and the United States.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin on Tuesday said the inflation slowdown last month was brought by "a post-Christmas effect on spending."
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin accused the House leadership of throwing away tenets of public accountability and transparency following the approval of a resolution that would curtail public access to lawmakers' Statement of Assets,…
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin on Thursday strongly condemned the killing of a congressional candidate in Quezon City.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin has slammed the third reading passage of the proposed measure to lower the minimum age of criminal responsibility (MACR) in the country.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin has rejected the House-approved version of the proposed lowering of minimum age of criminal responsibility (MACR) in the country.
November’s inflation slowdown is a welcome but cautionary relief to Filipino consumers, according to a party-list solon.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin has cautioned Malacañang against proceeding with the implementation of the second tranche of excise fuel tax increase starting next year.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin has slammed recommendation of Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III to re-impose the second round of fuel excise tax next year.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin warned that the re-imposition of the mandatory Reserve Officer’s Training Corps (ROTC) in schools might be used to suppress opposition groups.
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin blasted President Rodrigo Duterte’s order to deploy additional security forces in specific parts of the country to “suppress lawless violence and acts of terror.”
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin slammed the de facto martial law of the Duterte administration over its “extreme response” by putting the civilian bureaucracy under military control.