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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesof HFCS a result of the industry's unity. SEATMATES He also said senators Eje
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 19 hours ago
of HFCS a result of the industry's unity. SEATMATES He also said senators Ejercito, Cynthia Villar, Nancy Binay, Loren Legarda, Richard Gordon, Sherwin Gatchalian, Sonny Angara and Joel Villanueva have been standing shoulder-to-shoulder... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOJ chief says vigilantes killed 1,000 drug suspectsof investigations of the killings in the war on drugs, but they brought no such
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 hours ago
of investigations of the killings in the war on drugs, but they brought no such information to Thursday’s hearing. Sen. Loren Legarda, the committee chair, gave the justice officials until the next hearing to produce the information, which they... Read more
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Pilipino Star
After education, now the cultureoverhauling our country’s education system, the present 17th Congress is now in
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
overhauling our country’s education system, the present 17th Congress is now into cultural reorganization. Sen. Loren Legarda sponsored at the Senate floor the other day the passage into law of the proposed creation of a Department of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Taguiwalo: I want to know why they rejected meon the other hand, expressed her gratitude for the senators who voted for her a
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
on the other hand, expressed her gratitude for the senators who voted for her appointment including Sens. Cynthia Villar, Loren Legarda, Ralph Recto, Sonny Angara and Francis Pangilinan. The former DSWD secretary was one of the nominees of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aguirre claim that only 1,000 killed by vigilantes questionedwhen asked by the members of the Finance committee, said he was citing data fro
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
when asked by the members of the Finance committee, said he was citing data from the police. Committee chairman Senator Loren Legarda asked Aguirre: “The 1,000 came from your own statement. What’s your source of that, is it the NBI or PNP, of... Read more
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Rappler
Sotto voted to confirm Taguiwalo after 'na-ano' controversywho claimed they voted for Taguiwalo are Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph Rec
Rappler / Posted yesterday
who claimed they voted for Taguiwalo are Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon, Senators Loren Legarda, Juan Edgardo Angara, Juan Miguel Zubiri, Paolo Benigno Aquino IV, and Francis Pangilinan. – Rappler... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Taguiwalo says antipork, tax stand behind rejectionAgriculture Secretary Rafael Mariano and National Anti-Poverty Commission chief
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Agriculture Secretary Rafael Mariano and National Anti-Poverty Commission chief Liza Maza. Four senators — Ralph Recto, Loren Legarda, Francis Pangilinan and Sonny Angara — stood up during the plenary session to defend Taguiwalo and declare that... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Peso slide has limited impact on Philippine economy’reproductive age and “political noise” pose downside risks to growth. But Sena
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
reproductive age and “political noise” pose downside risks to growth. But Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon and Sen. Loren Legarda took exception to the assessment made by Pernia that political noise is among the risks to growth faced by the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Taguiwalo rejected as DSWD chiefFranklin Drilon and his fellow Liberal Party (LP) members Francis Pangilinan an
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Franklin Drilon and his fellow Liberal Party (LP) members Francis Pangilinan and Paolo Benigno Aquino IV, Sonny Angara, Loren Legarda and Juan Miguel Zubiri. Under the rules of the CA, voting is done through secret balloting, so unless its... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Several senators express dismay over CA rejection of Taguiwalosaid Taguiwalo brought a “fresh perspective” in the DSWD, which was not treatin
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
said Taguiwalo brought a “fresh perspective” in the DSWD, which was not treating poverty’s symptoms but its roots. Senator Loren Legarda, who also voted for Taguiwalo’s confirmation, said the outgoing secretary was a “no-nonsense” and hardworking... Read more
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Sun Star
Taguiwalo rejected as DSWD chiefthat her integrity is unquestionable and no one can question her competence. S
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
that her integrity is unquestionable and no one can question her competence. Senator Francis Pangilinan, Ralph Recto, Loren Legarda and Juan Miguel Zubiri manifested support for her confirmation. Prior to Taguiwalo's rejection, she was... Read more
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Rappler
CA rejects Taguiwalo as DSWD chiefon her appointment. Several senators manifested their support for the confirma
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
on her appointment. Several senators manifested their support for the confirmation of Taguiwalo – Senators Ralph Recto, Loren Legarda, and Juan Miguel Zubiri. Senator Francis Pangilinan said members of the Liberal Party in the Senate voted to... Read more
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Rappler
GAB, DOH sign MOA to provide free exams for pro boxersyear. “I hope the Senate and the House can approve it as it's only P4 million,
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
year. “I hope the Senate and the House can approve it as it's only P4 million,” Mitra tells Rappler, adding that Senator Loren Legarda had expressed her approval, and PBA Partylist representatives Mark Sambar and Koko Nograles are backing it in... Read more
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Rappler
The power of truth: The U.S., Philippines, and the Paris Agreementof the Manila-Paris Declaration as forum chair. When President Rodrigo Duterte
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
of the Manila-Paris Declaration as forum chair. When President Rodrigo Duterte signed the Paris Agreement, Senator Loren Legarda christened it one of the Philippine government’s “shining achievements” as it “allows our country access to... Read more
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Sun Star
Senate passes resolution to ratify ILO treaty protecting state workersWITH 22-0 votes, the Senate approved on third and final reading Senate Resoluti
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
WITH 22-0 votes, the Senate approved on third and final reading Senate Resolution 454 sponsored by Senator Loren Legarda to ratify International Labor Organization (ILO) Convention 151. The rights of civil servants to organize, as well as procedures... Read more
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Rappler
Senate approves ILO treaty on government workers' protectionanti-union discriminatory acts, right to collective bargaining, and right to be
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
anti-union discriminatory acts, right to collective bargaining, and right to be heard through dispute settlement. Senator Loren Legarda, chair of the foreign relations committee, welcomed the chamber’s move, saying the Philippines is the first... Read more
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Sun Star
Legarda hits Lacson over pork barrel accusationsSENATOR Loren Legarda challenged Senator Panfilo Lacson to raise the issue of "
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
SENATOR Loren Legarda challenged Senator Panfilo Lacson to raise the issue of "pork barrel" in the 2018 national budget before the Supreme Court to resolve the issue and avoid further debates on the matter. Legarda said whatever the decision of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
UPDATE 2: Court orders arrest of Honasan over P30-M ‘pork’ casesecretary of Foreign Affairs. The list also include incumbent Senators Francis
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
secretary of Foreign Affairs. The list also include incumbent Senators Francis “Chiz” Escudero, Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan, Loren Legarda, Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel 3rd, Vicente “Tito” Sotto 3rd, and Cynthia Villar. Revilla and Estrada are currently... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Free tuition – can we afford it?dizzying P3.767 trillion budget that is now with the Lower House. Aquino allay
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
dizzying P3.767 trillion budget that is now with the Lower House. Aquino allays apprehensions in this regard. He said Sen. Loren Legarda, chairperson of the Senate committee on finance, has already committed to include the free tuition funding in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Legarda optimistic Senate will ratify ILO treaty to protect gov’t workerstreaty that provides protection of government workers’ right to organize and ne
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
treaty that provides protection of government workers’ right to organize and negotiate conditions of employment. Sen. Loren Legarda, chair of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, expressed confidence on Wednesday that the Senate would... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Committee report on ILO treaty to protect gov’t workers hurdles Senate 2nd readingSenator Loren Legarda FILE PHOTO / INQUIRER.net The Senate has approved on sec
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Senator Loren Legarda FILE PHOTO / INQUIRER.net The Senate has approved on second reading the committee report seeking its concurrence in the ratification of an International Labor Organization (ILO) treaty that provides protection of government... Read more
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Sun Star
Ilocos vows to snag Palarong Pambansa hostingwhich were downloaded to the regions and divisions. Of this amount, P30 million
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
which were downloaded to the regions and divisions. Of this amount, P30 million went to the repairs of billeting areas for the delegates. Another P10 million came from the Philippine Sports Commission and the office of Senator Loren Legarda... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Gov’t has much money for free tuition - Sen. Legardalast days…” (James 5:1-3, the Holy Bible). GOV’T HAS SO MUCH MONEY FOR FREE CO
Zamboanga Today / Posted 12 days ago
last days…” (James 5:1-3, the Holy Bible). GOV’T HAS SO MUCH MONEY FOR FREE COLLEGE TUITION, SEN. LEGARDA: The way Sen. Loren Legarda is talking about where to find the funds to assure free education in state universities and colleges makes one... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte signs free tuition lawrealign P8.3 billion in pork allocated to some congressmen to SUCs through the
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
realign P8.3 billion in pork allocated to some congressmen to SUCs through the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd). Sen. Loren Legarda, chair of the Senate finance committee, promised to ensure funding for the free tuition law. She also called... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Free tuition’ signed into law costs P16bfinance, is to provide the funds since it’s not in the national expenditure pro
Manila Standard Today / Posted 14 days ago
finance, is to provide the funds since it’s not in the national expenditure program. But we will find a way,” said Senator Loren Legarda, chairman of the panel. “I urge the Commission on Higher Education to work on the immediate implementation of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senators vow to find funds for law granting free tuition in SUCsSen. Loren Legarda. File photo from Office of Sen. Loren Legarda Senator Loren
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Sen. Loren Legarda. File photo from Office of Sen. Loren Legarda Senator Loren Legarda assured on Friday that the new law that institutionalizes full tuition subsidy for students of state universities and colleges (SUCs) would be funded in next... Read more
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Rappler
ASEAN region to lose 70-90% of habitats by 2100 – reportconstruction standards. "The Philippines is very fortunate to be the home of t
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
construction standards. "The Philippines is very fortunate to be the home of the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity,” Senator Loren Legarda, chair of the Senate committee on climate change, said in her speech at the inauguration. ASEAN CENTRE FOR... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Loren is made a knight of the Italian republicRepubblica Italiana.” Italian President Sergio Mattarella through Ambassador M
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Repubblica Italiana.” Italian President Sergio Mattarella through Ambassador Massimo Roscigno recently bestowed on Sen. Loren Legarda the award of Cavaliere nell’Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana (Knight in the Order of Merit of the... Read more
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Rappler
Drilon says gov't rightsizing a 'retrenchment' measurethat President Duterte mentioned in his second State of the Nation Address (SON
Rappler / Posted 20 days ago
that President Duterte mentioned in his second State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday, July 24. Drilon said Senator Loren Legarda sponsored the Senate version of the bill. It will soon be up for interpellation. DBM: Not outright... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Sona 2017: The women who caught our eyewith a lavender dyed piña top and veil. Indigenous fabrics Other attendees pr
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
with a lavender dyed piña top and veil. Indigenous fabrics Other attendees proudly mined their baul for the event. Sen. Loren Legarda, a champion of indigenous fabrics, paired a lace-trimmed off-shoulder top with malong skirt of Maranao weave.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Sotto, Lacson top Senate in attendanceoccasions of tardiness. Sen. Ralph Recto was present for 83 days, while Senate
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
occasions of tardiness. Sen. Ralph Recto was present for 83 days, while Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, Senators Loren Legarda and Sonny Angara attended 82 session days. Senators Cynthia Villar and Grace Poe were present for 80 and 79... Read more
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The Manila Times
Govt ‘rightsizing’ to affect 900,000 workers–DioknoDiokno added. A bill on the “Rightsizing of National Government” has been file
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
Diokno added. A bill on the “Rightsizing of National Government” has been filed in the House by brothers Karlo and Jericho Nograles of Davao City and PBA party-list, respectively. The Senate counterpart of the measure was filed by Sen. Loren Legar... Read more
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Rappler
Legarda defends Angara over tax reform billTAX REFORM. Senator Loren Legarda defends Senator Juan Edgardo Angara after Pre
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
TAX REFORM. Senator Loren Legarda defends Senator Juan Edgardo Angara after President Rodrigo Duterte's remark on the tax reform bill. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Senator Loren Legarda came to Senator Juan Edgardo Angara's... Read more
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Sun Star
The Sona 2017 stunnersdeciding which Barong Tagalog to wear for D-day came dressed in a pink Maria Cl
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
deciding which Barong Tagalog to wear for D-day came dressed in a pink Maria Clara and just left everyone staring. 5. Loren Legarda As she said earlier, the lady senator wore a Maranao outfit to convey her support for the tribe's culture,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
And now, a Venice Film Festival in Manila–thanks to outgoing Italian envoyparticipation in the 2015 Venice Biennale, the world’s largest contemporary art
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
participation in the 2015 Venice Biennale, the world’s largest contemporary art exhibition, which was initiated by Sen. Loren Legarda. For the Italian embassy’s part, he helped organize milestone events. Despite the Italian government’s budget... Read more
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Sun Star
Rondalla concert awes Baguio residentsin partnership with the University of the Philippines Baguio-Office of the Chan
Sun Star / Posted 24 days ago
in partnership with the University of the Philippines Baguio-Office of the Chancellor, and the Office of Senator Loren Legarda. The two-week camp was an intensive training for 99 musicians and 26 conductors selected from all over the... Read more
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Rappler
Piñol wants rationalization of PH rural road programsimages from Shutterstock, Franz Lopez/Rappler; Piñol file photo c/o Presidentia
Rappler / Posted 24 days ago
images from Shutterstock, Franz Lopez/Rappler; Piñol file photo c/o Presidential Photo Piñol said he asked Senator Loren Legarda and the Department of Budget and Management last week to rationalize rural road programs implemented by... Read more
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Sun Star
The Sona 2017 stunnersdeciding which Barong Tagalog to wear for D-day came dressed in a pink Maria Cl
Sun Star / Posted 25 days ago
deciding which Barong Tagalog to wear for D-day came dressed in a pink Maria Clara and just left everyone staring. 5. Loren Legarda As she said earlier, the lady senator wore a Maranao outfit to convey her support for the tribe's culture,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Koko’s partner steals limelight during Congress openingand Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo donned a Muslim-inspired attire, whic
Pilipino Star / Posted 25 days ago
and Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo donned a Muslim-inspired attire, which she had worn on previous occasions. Sen. Loren Legarda sported an old blouse worn by her late mother who was from Antique and an old Maranao landap woven in the... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte urges Congress to pass National Land Use Actto ensure the rationale of sustainable use of our land," he added. The propose
Sun Star / Posted 25 days ago
to ensure the rationale of sustainable use of our land," he added. The proposed National Land Use Act endorsed by Senator Loren Legarda seeks to institute a national land use and physical planning as mechanisms for identifying, determining and... Read more
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Starmometer
Best-Dressed Men and Women at #SONA2017red carpet and what various celebrities and personalities will wear. For our p
Starmometer / Posted 25 days ago
red carpet and what various celebrities and personalities will wear. For our part 1 list, check out the outfit of Senator Loren Legarda, former Binibining Pilipinas International 1996 Congresswoman Yedda Marie K. Romualdez, Heart Evangelista,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Roundup: See Heart Evangelista and Sen. Legarda’s Muslim-Inspired SONA 2017 Outfitsbell sleeves gave Audrey a clean, sophisticated look. She also accessorized wit
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
bell sleeves gave Audrey a clean, sophisticated look. She also accessorized with a gold pendant from Riqueza Jewellery.Sen. Loren Legarda Paying homage to Marawi City, Sen. Legarda wore a Maranaoan-print dress. She even posed next to the Maranao... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Free tuition, internet access awaiting Duterte’s signature — Bamby Aquino with senators Ralph Recto, Joel Villanueva, JV Ejercito, Sherwin Gatc
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
by Aquino with senators Ralph Recto, Joel Villanueva, JV Ejercito, Sherwin Gatchalian, Francis Pangilinan, Sonny Angara and Loren Legarda. Pangilinan authored the free internet access bill with Aquino. ADVERTISEMENT The proposed Universal Access... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Second session of 17th Congress opens; passage of key bills eyedTempore Ralph Recto, Senators Grace Poe, Juan Edgardo Angara, JV Ejercito, Rich
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
Tempore Ralph Recto, Senators Grace Poe, Juan Edgardo Angara, JV Ejercito, Richard Gordon, Gringo Honasan, Panfilo Lacson, Loren Legarda, Manny Pacquiao, Cynthia Villar, Nancy Binay, Francis Escudero, Sherwin Gatchalian, and Juan Miguel... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate opens second regular session of 17th CongressTempore Ralph Recto, Senators Grace Poe, Juan Edgardo Angara, JV Ejercito, Rich
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
Tempore Ralph Recto, Senators Grace Poe, Juan Edgardo Angara, JV Ejercito, Richard Gordon, Greg Honasan, Panfilo Lacson, Loren Legarda, Manny Pacquiao, Cynthia Villar, Nancy Binay, Francis Escudero, Sherwin Gatchalian, and Juan Miguel... Read more
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Sun Star
Martial law and SonaAngara, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Sherwin Gatchalian, Richard G
Sun Star / Posted 26 days ago
Angara, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Sherwin Gatchalian, Richard Gordon, Gringo Honasan, Panfilo Lacson, Loren Legarda, Manny Pacquiao, Aquilino Pimentel III, Grace Poe, Ralph Recto, Vicente Sotto III, Joel Villanueva, Cynthia... Read more
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The Manila Times
Martial law extendedJuan Edgardo Angara, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Richard Gordon,
The Manila Times / Posted 27 days ago
Juan Edgardo Angara, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Richard Gordon, Gregorio Honasan 2nd, Panfilo Lacson, Loren Legarda, Manuel Pacquiao, Francis Pangilinan, Grace Poe, Joel Villanueva, Cynthia Villar, and Juan Miguel Zubiri. The... Read more
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The Manila Times
UPDATE 4: Congress votes to extend martial law in Mindanao until Dec. 31, 2017Juan Edgardo Angara, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Richard Gordon,
The Manila Times / Posted 27 days ago
Juan Edgardo Angara, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Richard Gordon, Gregorio Honasan 2nd, Panfilo Lacson, Loren Legarda, Manuel Pacquiao, Francis Pangilinan, Grace Poe, Joel Villanueva, Cynthia Villar, and Juan Miguel Zubiri. The... Read more
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The Manila Times
UPDATE 3: Congress votes to extend martial law in Mindanao unitl Dec. 31, 2017Juan Edgardo Angara, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Richard Gordon,
The Manila Times / Posted 27 days ago
Juan Edgardo Angara, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Richard Gordon, Gregorio Honasan 2nd, Panfilo Lacson, Loren Legarda, Manuel Pacquiao, Francis Pangilinan, Grace Poe, Joel Villanueva, Cynthia Villar, and Juan Miguel Zubiri. The... Read more
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Sun Star
Congress extends martial law in Mindanao until end of 2017Victor "JV" Ejercito * Francis Escudero * Sherwin Gatchalian * Richard Gordo
Sun Star / Posted 27 days ago
Victor "JV" Ejercito * Francis Escudero * Sherwin Gatchalian * Richard Gordon * Gringo Honasan * Panfilo Lacson * Loren Legarda * Manny Pacquiao * Aquilino Pimentel III * Grace Poe * Ralph Recto * Vicente Sotto III * Joel... Read more
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