Leyte Rep. Yedda Marie Romualdez expressed her heartfelt gratitude to President Rodrigo Dutere for visiting and extending assistance to Eastern Visayas shortly after the onslaught of Super Typhoon Yolanda five years ago.
Super Typhoon Yolanda
It was extremely difficult, many times frustrating, yet satisfying.
President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to hang himself if the death toll from Typhoon Ompong exceeds that of Super Typhoon Yolanda in 2013.
House committee on housing and urban development chair Alfredo “Albee” Benitez has called on the Department of Justice (DOJ) to look into the possible filing of plunder raps against contractors and National Housing Authority officials (NHA)…
As a former colleague, Sen. Panfilo Lacson finds it hard to believe former President Benigno Aquino III is capable of graft and corruption.
There are more than enough suppliers to provide the Philippine requirement for combat utility helicopters (CUHs) after the government scuttled its contract with Bell Helicopter and Canadian Commercial Corp. (CCC).
Now that the government has liberated Marawi City and is shifting its efforts to rehabilitating it, it should learn lessons from its efforts to rehabilitate areas hit by Super Typhoon Yolanda in 2013.
Sen. Panfilo Lacson on Friday threw his support behind a planned government "Freedom of Information" portal that will monitor the status of government funds and projects.
Sen. Grace Poe urged the Aquino administration on Wednesday (Oct. 21, 2015) to speed up efforts to help victims of Typhoon Lando in Northern and Central Luzon. Poe said there should be no repeat of the slow-paced rehabilitation efforts…
Voters who are leaning towards voting for former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas might want to remember how the government handled the aftermath of Super Typhoon Yolanda if they want proof his leadership skills leave much to be desired,…
Former rehabilitation czar Panfilo Lacson said he never felt like he was part of the Aquino administration Cabinet. In a text message to reporters, Lacson, who was appointed to lead the rehabilitation efforts since Super Typhoon Yolanda,…