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Inquirier.net
Senators give Digong Sona mixed viewsMINDANAO TRIUMVIRATE President Duterte delivers his first State of the Nation A
Senators give Digong Sona mixed views
Inquirier.net / Posted 45 minutes ago
MINDANAO TRIUMVIRATE President Duterte delivers his first State of the Nation Address. Mr. Duterte, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III (top left) and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez—the country’s top three elected officials—are all from Mindanao, a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senators vow to support Rody priority measuressupport legislation pushed by President Duterte in his State of the Nation Addr
Senators vow to support Rody priority measures
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
support legislation pushed by President Duterte in his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III cited in particular Duterte’s call for rebracketing personal income taxes to make it more... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Security council meets todaycongresswoman, and Benigno S. Aquino III. Also in the list are Vice President
Security council meets today
Manila Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
congresswoman, and Benigno S. Aquino III. Also in the list are Vice President Ma. Leonor Robredo, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, Speaker Pantaleon “Bebot” Alvarez, Executive Secretary Salvador C. Medialdea, National Security... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte to convene security council after Kerry meet to tackle Hague rulingkey officials who are expected to take part in the discussions are Vice Preside
Duterte to convene security council after Kerry meet to tackle Hague ruling
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 hours ago
key officials who are expected to take part in the discussions are Vice President Leni Robredo, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, the majority and minority leaders of both legislative... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
The 2016 State of the Nation Addressthat the three guys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So,
The 2016 State of the Nation Address
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 hours ago
that the three guys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So, wala talaga kaming masabi. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, members of the Senate, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, Vice President Maria Leonor Robredo, former... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cayetano refuses to join any Senate floor — for nowto support the programs of the new administration. Cayetano mentioned that he
Cayetano refuses to join any Senate floor — for now
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 hours ago
to support the programs of the new administration. Cayetano mentioned that he would also support Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. He clarified that he has no bad blood with his former rival in the senate presidency. “When I... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte, NSC to discuss peace process, drug war, maritime rowbranches of government, including past Presidents of the Republic, Vice Preside
Duterte, NSC to discuss peace process, drug war, maritime row
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
branches of government, including past Presidents of the Republic, Vice President Leni Robredo, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, the majority and minority leaders of both Houses of Congress, the... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte to convene National Security Councilfrom the executive and legislative branches, including past presidents, Vice Pr
Duterte to convene National Security Council
Sun Star / Posted 8 hours ago
from the executive and legislative branches, including past presidents, Vice President Leni Robredo, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. Other members also include the majority and minority leaders of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cayetano: I will be independent for a few daysthe senator. Cayetano, who aspired to become the Senate President, also explai
Cayetano: I will be independent for a few days
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 hours ago
the senator. Cayetano, who aspired to become the Senate President, also explained his absence when new Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III was elected during Monday’s opening of the 17th Congress. “Bakit absent ako kahapon? Unang-una,... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte and the Senate: Of allies, critics, and in-betweensfar decided to join the majority bloc, Duterte only has two clear allies or par
Duterte and the Senate: Of allies, critics, and in-betweens
Rappler / Posted 9 hours ago
far decided to join the majority bloc, Duterte only has two clear allies or party mates in the chamber – Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III and neophyte Senator Manny Pacquiao. His running mate in the May 2016 polls, Senator Alan Peter... Read more
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Pilipino Star
How Duterte's first SONA defied expectationswhere he served as mayor for 22 years. House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is from
How Duterte's first SONA defied expectations
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
where he served as mayor for 22 years. House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is from Davao del Norte while Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III hails from Cagayan de Oro. All the living former presidents were present during the event... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
The SONA of many firstsday. All guests and attendees, VIPs or not, were required to pass through secur
The SONA of many firsts
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 12 hours ago
day. All guests and attendees, VIPs or not, were required to pass through security check. Moreover, the elections of Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III as Senate President and Rep. Pantaleon “Bebot” Alvarez as Speaker of the House has brought about... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Move towards federalism shifts to high gear at Houselandslide vote with Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez garnering 251 votes out of the 29
Move towards federalism shifts to high gear at House
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 hours ago
landslide vote with Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez garnering 251 votes out of the 292 members of the House and Senate President Aquilino Pimentel garnering 20 votes out of the 24-member Senate. With a “supermajority” in Congress, hopes are high that... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte declares truce with Redsduring his State of the Nation Address at the opening of the 17th Congress of t
Duterte declares truce with Reds
Manila Standard Today / Posted 14 hours ago
during his State of the Nation Address at the opening of the 17th Congress of the Philippines to be led by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. Lino Santos Luis Jalandoni, the chairman of the NDF negotiating panel,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace sees ‘pro-active cooperation’ with Senate, Houseexecutive and legislative branches following the assumption to office of two of
Palace sees ‘pro-active cooperation’ with Senate, House
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 hours ago
executive and legislative branches following the assumption to office of two of the President’s allies – Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. “We hope that this would expeditiously address issues and concerns... Read more
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Inquirier.net
The son also rises: Koko Pimentel makes historyAquilino “Koko” Pimentel III made history on Monday as the first senator to bec
The son also rises: Koko Pimentel makes history
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 hours ago
Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III made history on Monday as the first senator to become a second-generation Senate President, taking his oath with his father, former Senate President Aquilino “Nene” Pimentel Jr., on his side. The younger Pimentel, the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Three former presidents cited, Noynoy no-showabsent when the Senate under the 17th Congress formally convened and elected it
Three former presidents cited, Noynoy no-show
Manila Standard Today / Posted 20 hours ago
absent when the Senate under the 17th Congress formally convened and elected its new set of leaders led by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III. When outgoing Senate President Franklin Drilon of the Liberal Party banged the gavel at 10 a.m. to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
20 senators pick Koko as chief; Recto heads minorityMANILA, Philippines - With 20 votes from his peers, Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III
20 senators pick Koko as chief; Recto heads minority
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines - With 20 votes from his peers, Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III is now the Senate President. Former Senate president Franklin Drilon was elected as the Senate President Pro Tempore, while Sen. Vicente Sotto III was named majority... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘We want peace of the living’MINDANAO TRIUMVIRATE President Duterte delivers his first State of the Nation A
‘We want peace of the living’
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
MINDANAO TRIUMVIRATE President Duterte delivers his first State of the Nation Address. Mr. Duterte, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III (top left) and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez—the country’s top three elected officials—are all from Mindanao, a... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Pimentel, Alvarez formally take Senate, House leadership as 17th Congress opensas 17th Congress opens The 17th Congress formally opened yesterday and two pro
Pimentel, Alvarez formally take Senate, House leadership as 17th Congress opens
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
as 17th Congress opens The 17th Congress formally opened yesterday and two prominent lawmakers from Mindanao – Senator Aquilino Pimentel III and Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez – formally taking the helm as Senate President and House... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace seeks swift passage of death penalty, shift to federal gov’tAndanar laid down some of the President Duterte’s priority measures as he haile
Palace seeks swift passage of death penalty, shift to federal gov’t
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Andanar laid down some of the President Duterte’s priority measures as he hailed the assumption of new Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez at the start of the 17th Congress. “We look forward to a pro-active... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘I promise a clean gov’t’(middle), who delivered his first State-of-the-Nation Address yesterday at the
‘I promise a clean gov’t’
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
(middle), who delivered his first State-of-the-Nation Address yesterday at the Batasang Pambansa as Senate President Aquilino ‘Koko’ Pimentel III of Cagayan de Oro City (left) and House Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez of the first district... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Koko Pimentel elected senate presidentmust also start in the Senate. He also said although he was not able to work i
Koko Pimentel elected senate president
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
must also start in the Senate. He also said although he was not able to work in the Senate at the same time with his father, Former Senator Aquilino ‘Nene’ Pimentel, he is nevertheless glad to be in the same list of lawmakers serving the c... Read more
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The Manila Times
Pimentel elected Senate president, Cayetano absentJuly 25, 2016 11:13 pm SENATE CHIEF Senator Aquilino Pimentel 3rd takes his oa
Pimentel elected Senate president, Cayetano absent
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
July 25, 2016 11:13 pm SENATE CHIEF Senator Aquilino Pimentel 3rd takes his oath as Senate President. Beside him is his father, former Senate President Aquilino Pimentel Jr. PHOTO BY RUSSEL... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte boosts pro-poor packagebelow, delivering his first State of the Nation Address before the joint sessio
Duterte boosts pro-poor package
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
below, delivering his first State of the Nation Address before the joint session of the 17th Congress; Senate President Aquilino Pimentel 3rd of Cagayan de Oro, top left; and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez of Davao del Norte, top right. PHOTOS... Read more
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Sun Star
FULL TEXT: President Rodrigo Duterte's 1st State of the Nation Addressguys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So, wala talaga kam
FULL TEXT: President Rodrigo Duterte's 1st State of the Nation Address
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
guys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So, wala talaga kaming masabi. [applause] Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, members of the Senate, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and the members of the House of Representatives, Vice... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Full text: Duterte's 2016 State of the Nation AddressSo, wala talaga kaming masabi. [applause] Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematc
Full text: Duterte's 2016 State of the Nation Address
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
So, wala talaga kaming masabi. [applause] Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, members of the Senate, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and the members of the House of Representatives, Vice... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Koko should earn people’s respect on his own’HE should be a man of his own. Former Senate President Aquilino “Nene” Pimente
‘Koko should earn people’s respect on his own’
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
HE should be a man of his own. Former Senate President Aquilino “Nene” Pimentel Jr. had this to say after his namesake son, Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, was elected to his former post Monday morning, taking the vote of 20 members of the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
State of the Nation Address of Rodrigo Roa Duterte, President of the Philippinesguys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So, wala talaga kam
State of the Nation Address of Rodrigo Roa Duterte, President of the Philippines
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
guys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So, wala talaga kaming masabi. [applause] Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, members of the Senate, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and the members of the House of Representatives, Vice... Read more
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Rappler
FULL TEXT: President Duterte's 1st State of the Nation Addressguys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So, wala talaga kam
FULL TEXT: President Duterte's 1st State of the Nation Address
Rappler / Posted yesterday
guys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So, wala talaga kaming masabi. [applause] Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, members of the Senate, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and the members of the House of Representatives, Vice... Read more
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Inquirier.net
READ: President Duterte’s first State of the Nation Addressthat the three guys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So,
READ: President Duterte’s first State of the Nation Address
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
that the three guys in the elevated portion of Congress are from Mindanao. So, wala talaga kaming masabi. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III; members of the Senate; Speaker Pantaleon Alvares and members of House of Representatives; Vice... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Most Striking Lines From Duterte's First SONAof informality. The three guys in the elevated part of the Congress are from Mi
10 Most Striking Lines From Duterte's First SONA
Spot.ph / Posted yesterday
of informality. The three guys in the elevated part of the Congress are from Mindanao." Shout out! New Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III hails from Cagayan de Oro, the speaker of the 17th Congress is Davao del Norte First District... Read more
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Rappler
Koko Pimentel, Migz Zubiri: 'Bitter rivals' no moreRIVALS NO MORE. Senate President Aquilino 'Koko' Pimentel III and Senator Juan
Koko Pimentel, Migz Zubiri: 'Bitter rivals' no more
Rappler / Posted yesterday
RIVALS NO MORE. Senate President Aquilino 'Koko' Pimentel III and Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri have finally ended their years-long feud that started with the electoral fraud benefitting the latter in the 2007 polls. MANILA, Philippines – All is well... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Duterte allies win leadership of Congress ahead of speechneed to push proposed legislation, including restoring the death penalty and sh
Duterte allies win leadership of Congress ahead of speech
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
need to push proposed legislation, including restoring the death penalty and shifting the country to a federal state. Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III, Duterte's partymate, was picked by 20 of 24 senators Monday to become the new Senate president while... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Sotto denies offering majority support to Cayetanodenied “offering” Senator Alan Peter Cayetano a majority support for the Senate
Sotto denies offering majority support to Cayetano
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
denied “offering” Senator Alan Peter Cayetano a majority support for the Senate presidency. Several minutes after Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III was elected Senate President, Cayetano posted on Facebook claiming he had two offers which... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate, Congress convene for Duterte’s 1st Sonaon Monday to listen to the first state of the nation address of President Rodri
Senate, Congress convene for Duterte’s 1st Sona
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
on Monday to listen to the first state of the nation address of President Rodrigo Duterte. Newly-elected Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez opened the joint session at 4:00 p.m. Among those who attended... Read more
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Sun Star
Cayetano on failed bid at Senate presidency: 'No loss'what's important to me." Senator Alan Peter Cayetano posted these words on Fac
Cayetano on failed bid at Senate presidency: 'No loss'
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
what's important to me." Senator Alan Peter Cayetano posted these words on Facebook after his closest rival, Senator Aquilino Pimentel III, has been declared Senate President for the 17th Congress. Cayetano revealed there were two groups who... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte arrives at House of Representatives for Sonaarrived on board a presidential chopper around 3:25 p.m. The President was wel
Duterte arrives at House of Representatives for Sona
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
arrived on board a presidential chopper around 3:25 p.m. The President was welcomed by newly elected Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Panataleon “Bebot” Alvarez. He was then escorted to the Presidential Legislative Liaison... Read more
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Rappler
Recto: Senate minority won't oppose just for the sake of itevery bill to a stress-test, so it is assured of trouble-free implementation."
Recto: Senate minority won't oppose just for the sake of it
Rappler / Posted yesterday
every bill to a stress-test, so it is assured of trouble-free implementation." Also on Monday, Duterte ally Senator Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III was elected Senate President. Former Senate President Franklin Drilon is the new Senate... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte gov’t eyes proactive collaboration with Senate, Congressthe way for federalism, and reforms to achieve his 10-point economic agenda,” h
Duterte gov’t eyes proactive collaboration with Senate, Congress
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
the way for federalism, and reforms to achieve his 10-point economic agenda,” he said. On Monday, the Senate elected Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III as Senate President while the House of Representatives voted Davao del Norte 1st District... Read more
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Rappler
Palace congratulates Pimentel, Alvarez for victory in CongressPalace congratulated the two new leaders of the 17th Congress on Monday, July 2
Palace congratulates Pimentel, Alvarez for victory in Congress
Rappler / Posted yesterday
Palace congratulated the two new leaders of the 17th Congress on Monday, July 25. "We congratulate the election of Senator Aquilino Pimentel (III) as Senate President and the election of Davao del Norte 1st District Representative Pantaleon Alvarez... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pimentel vows support for all-out war on crime, drugs, corruptionSenate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Monday vowed to support the al
Pimentel vows support for all-out war on crime, drugs, corruption
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Monday vowed to support the all-out war against crime, drugs and corruption, while also strengthening the rule of law and justice system. In his acceptance speech as Senate president, Pimentel... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate minority to serve as guardians of public interest—Rectopublic interest” rather than as an opposition. Recto assumed the post after lo
Senate minority to serve as guardians of public interest—Recto
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
public interest” rather than as an opposition. Recto assumed the post after losing the Senate presidency race to Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III during the opening of the 17th Congress Monday morning. In a speech, the new Minority Leader... Read more
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Sun Star
Pimentel, Alvarez are new Congress leadersTHE 17th Congress of the Philippines convened Monday, July 25, and named Senato
Pimentel, Alvarez are new Congress leaders
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
THE 17th Congress of the Philippines convened Monday, July 25, and named Senator Aquilino Pimentel III and Davao del Norte Representative Pantaleon Alvarez as Senate President and House Speaker, respectively. Pimentel took his oath before members of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
BREAKING: Cayetano bares ‘offers’ to be Senate Presidentfor change so decisively placed on the shoulders or President Rodrigo Roa Duter
BREAKING: Cayetano bares ‘offers’ to be Senate President
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
for change so decisively placed on the shoulders or President Rodrigo Roa Duterte,” Cayetano said, referring to Senator Aquilino Pimentel III, who has been elected Senate President. Cayetano was the only senator absent when the chamber, voting... Read more
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Sun Star
Pimentel is new Senate PresidentTHE Senate of the Philippines, during the opening of the 17th Congress, elected
Pimentel is new Senate President
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
THE Senate of the Philippines, during the opening of the 17th Congress, elected Senator Aquilino Pimentel III as its new Senate President. At least 20 senators voted in favor of Pimentel. Senator Alan Peter Cayetano, who earlier vied for the top... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Koko Pimentel takes Senate presidency with 20-3 voteAquilino ‘Kiko’ Pimentel has been elected the new Senate President under the 17
Koko Pimentel takes Senate presidency with 20-3 vote
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Aquilino ‘Kiko’ Pimentel has been elected the new Senate President under the 17th Congress. INQUIRER FILE Voting 20-3, senators elected Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III as the new Senate President. Senator Vicente “Tito” Sotto III nominated... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pimentel elected as Senate presidentMANILA, Philippines – After obtaining 20 votes, Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel I
Pimentel elected as Senate president
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines – After obtaining 20 votes, Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III was elected as the new Senate president at the opening session of the 17th Congress on Monday. Pimentel secured votes from the Senate majority coalition composed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cayetano absent as Senate of 17th Congress convenesthe 17th Congress convened Monday morning. Cayetano had vied for the Senate pre
Cayetano absent as Senate of 17th Congress convenes
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
the 17th Congress convened Monday morning. Cayetano had vied for the Senate presidency, which was later bagged by Senator Aquilino ‘Kiko’ Pimentel Jr. The Senate formally opened on Monday the 17th Congress with 23 senators present. Only Senator... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Koko Pimentel is officially elected Senate President Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has officially been elected to take the
Koko Pimentel is officially elected Senate President
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has officially been elected to take the Senate president post of the 17th congress with 20 votes, Monday. The Senator was nominated by Sen. Tito Sotto, whichi... Read more
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