Senators have shrugged off the pressure from the House which has decided to push through in forming a constituent assembly to revise the Constitution with or without the Senate
Sen. Paolo Aquino
Heartless and insensitive.
Sen. Paolo Aquino on Thursday said the death penalty would not be passed in the Senate.
The Senate opposition bloc is "determined" to oppose any move to extend martial law in Mindanao beyond the December 31, 2017 deadline granted by Congress.
It is about time that the government institutionalize and strengthen the "Balik Scientist Program" to entice brilliant Filipino minds residing abroad to help the Philippines move forward “into prosperity.”
Sen. Paolo Aquino said President Rodrigo Duterte should have suspended instead of canceled the peace talks with communist-rebels until both parties agree to fully observe ceasefire.
The "liberation" of Marawi City from the clutches of Maute extremist group marked the end of a dark period in Philippine history.