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Manila Standard Today
Poe returns to woo 1.7-million voterswith the local candidates of Cavite, Revilla has joined Poe and three of her ca
Poe returns to woo 1.7-million voters
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 hours ago
with the local candidates of Cavite, Revilla has joined Poe and three of her candidates for senator: Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares, former Optical Media Board chairman Edu Manzano and lawyer Lorna Kapunan. Poe’s six-hour motorcade in the... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Labor Day protests highlight calls for wage hike, end to EnDO, US imperialism – Bulatlatcandidates Manny Pacquiao and Leila de Lima reportedly sent supportive messages
Labor Day protests highlight calls for wage hike, end to EnDO, US imperialism – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 8 hours ago
candidates Manny Pacquiao and Leila de Lima reportedly sent supportive messages. Senatorial candidate and makabayan bet Neri Colmenares also spoke in solidarity with the workers’ struggle for national minimum wages. “Aquino said his... Read more
19h
Sun Star
Duterte and the Leftbearer Grace Poe, who has forged an alliance with the militant Makabayan coalit
Duterte and the Left
Sun Star / Posted 19 hours ago
bearer Grace Poe, who has forged an alliance with the militant Makabayan coalition, which has fielded Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares as its candidate for senator in the May 9 polls? But again, Duterte talking with Joma does not mean the Left... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pro-Marcos group joins Poe motorcade in Caviteon Tuesday without her running mate, Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero. Instead,
Pro-Marcos group joins Poe motorcade in Cavite
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
on Tuesday without her running mate, Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero. Instead, Poe was joined by her senatorial candidates Neri Colmenares, Lorna Kapunan and Edu Manzano. Vice Governor Jolo Revilla also joined Poe and her team during the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
16 Tarlac mayors vow to back Poein 16 of the 18 cities and municipalities of Tarlac province when she campaigne
16 Tarlac mayors vow to back Poe
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
in 16 of the 18 cities and municipalities of Tarlac province when she campaigned here on Monday with senatorial hopefuls Neri Colmenares and Roman Romulo. The mayors vowed to deliver the votes for Poe on Election Day, said a statement from her... Read more
2d
Manila Standard Today
Leni is biggest spender with P406-m in adsLapid at P5.40 million. Those who belong to the Poe camp that also placed ads
Leni is biggest spender with P406-m in ads
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
Lapid at P5.40 million. Those who belong to the Poe camp that also placed ads less than P50 million were Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares at P48 million, former Manila City Vice Mayor Isko Moreno at P40.08 million, re-electionist Senator Vicente... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ex-CJ Corona, 67, dies of cardiac arrest; court flags at half-staffas United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) standard-bearer Vice President Jejomar Bin
Ex-CJ Corona, 67, dies of cardiac arrest; court flags at half-staff
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
as United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) standard-bearer Vice President Jejomar Binay’s campaign spokesman. Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares, a member of the team that prosecuted Corona on an impeachment case filed by the House of Representatives in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Arroyo camp, gov’t officials condole with Corona familya statement confirming his demise. Among those who issued a press statement wa
Arroyo camp, gov’t officials condole with Corona family
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
a statement confirming his demise. Among those who issued a press statement was senatorial candidate and Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares, a member of the team that prosecuted Corona on an impeachment case filed by the House of Representatives in... Read more
5d
Pilipino Star
Public can access poll results on new websiteintended for vice presidential aspirant Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. that were rec
Public can access poll results on new website
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
intended for vice presidential aspirant Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. that were recorded for Sen. Gregorio Honasan instead.” Senatorial candidates Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez and Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares made a similar appeal. – With Je... Read more
7d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalNegrense senatorial bet Neri Colmenares said he will bring to the Senate his fi
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
Negrense senatorial bet Neri Colmenares said he will bring to the Senate his fight for an increase in the pension of Social Security System pensioners, genuine land reform, lower income tax, and giving pension to all barangay officials. His proposal... Read more
8d
Inquirier.net
Pacquiao slugs his way to No. 3 in senatorial pollVice Mayor Isko Moreno Domagoso (16 percent), former Optical Media Board Chair
Pacquiao slugs his way to No. 3 in senatorial poll
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Vice Mayor Isko Moreno Domagoso (16 percent), former Optical Media Board Chair Edu Manzano (14 percent), Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares (12 percent) and former Energy Secretary Jericho Petilla (10 percent). Those who obtained single-digit... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Romualdez bares glitch in overseas pollsshould explain reports that votes made in his favor were being credited to anot
Romualdez bares glitch in overseas polls
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
should explain reports that votes made in his favor were being credited to another senatorial candidate, Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares. “We should address this soon because it might happen again in the absentee voting in other countries and... Read more
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8d
Manila Standard Today
Lawmakers slam plot to steal vote overseasFilipino workers’ votes in Hong Kong have been counted in favor of another sena
Lawmakers slam plot to steal vote overseas
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
Filipino workers’ votes in Hong Kong have been counted in favor of another senatorial candidate, Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Neri Colmenares. “The Comelec and Smartmatic should explain this reported incident because this may happen again in other... Read more
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9d
Manila Bulletin
Romuladez asks Comelec to explain alleged diverting of his OFW votes in HK(OAV) after his votes in Hong Kong have been credited in favor of senatorial ca
Romuladez asks Comelec to explain alleged diverting of his OFW votes in HK
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
(OAV) after his votes in Hong Kong have been credited in favor of senatorial candidate and Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Neri Colmenares. “The Comelec and Smartmatic should explain this reported incident because this may happen again in other... Read more
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9d
Inquirier.net
Reelectionist senators top latest surveySecretary Jericho Petilla (14 percent), former Optical Media Board Chair Edu Ma
Reelectionist senators top latest survey
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Secretary Jericho Petilla (14 percent), former Optical Media Board Chair Edu Manzano (13.6 percent) and Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares (12.3 percent). With less than a month to go before the elections, 35 percent of the voters already have a... Read more
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9d
Manila Standard Today
Overseas voters slam poll fraudI have voted for, only Romualdez’s name was missing and it was replaced by anot
Overseas voters slam poll fraud
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
I have voted for, only Romualdez’s name was missing and it was replaced by another senatorial candidate [Bayan Muna Rep.] Neri Colmenares. I did not vote for Colmenares. I voted for Martin Romualdez,” Amba told The Standard. Amba said she tried... Read more
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10d
Manila Standard Today
Binay leads new pollTesda director general Joel Villanueva, 37; Sen. Serge Osmena, 35; former MMDA
Binay leads new poll
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
Tesda director general Joel Villanueva, 37; Sen. Serge Osmena, 35; former MMDA chairman Francis Tolentino, 31; and Rep. Neri Colmenares, 29. Osmena’s rating significantly went down as respondents recalled his role in the framing of the EPIRA or... Read more
11d
Manila Standard Today
Palace sharing stolen databaseso-called ‘Comeleaks’ totally compromises the integrity of the upcoming electio
Palace sharing stolen database
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
so-called ‘Comeleaks’ totally compromises the integrity of the upcoming elections,” Ridon said. Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Neri Colmenares hit the Comelec for its criminal neglect and incompetence, which allowed a massive leak of its voter... Read more
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12d
Bulatlat.com
Comelec slammed for ‘Comeleaks’ that put elections and voters at risk – BulatlatPartylist denounced the poll body’s “lackadaisical” response to the massive vot
Comelec slammed for ‘Comeleaks’ that put elections and voters at risk – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 12 days ago
Partylist denounced the poll body’s “lackadaisical” response to the massive voter data leak. Makabayan senatorial bet Rep. Neri Colmenares lambasted the Commission for its “criminal neglect and incompetence” which allowed a massive data leak of its... Read more
12d
Inquirier.net
Estrada banks on old magic for his 12 senatorial betsRomualdez, former Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)
Estrada banks on old magic for his 12 senatorial bets
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
Romualdez, former Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) director Joel Villanueva, Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares, and former senators Dick Gordon, Ping Lacson and Migz Zubiri. Estrada earlier declared his support for the... Read more
12d
Bulatlat.com
Congress halfway near trumping Aquino veto of pension hike – Bulatlatpension hike bill was principally authored by Makabayan senatorial candidate an
Congress halfway near trumping Aquino veto of pension hike – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 12 days ago
pension hike bill was principally authored by Makabayan senatorial candidate and Bayan Muna Partylist representative Neri Colmenares. It took five years, many hearings and compromises on the proposed amount before Congress passed the P2,000... Read more
12d
Inquirier.net
Environmental groups present greenest national betshe sees himself as a candidate for the environment which reflected on the evalu
Environmental groups present greenest national bets
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
he sees himself as a candidate for the environment which reflected on the evaluation. Bayan Muna party-list Representative Neri Colmenares came in second; Senator Kiko Pangilinan on third; Senator Ralph Recto on fourth; and landed fifth is... Read more
13d
Manila Standard Today
LP bets most corrupt­—Bayanexplanation but the brazen use of government machinery to further the campaign
LP bets most corrupt­—Bayan
Manila Standard Today / Posted 13 days ago
explanation but the brazen use of government machinery to further the campaign of Mar Roxas,” he said. Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares, a candidate for senator, said Roxas and other Aquino Cabinet secretaries should be summoned by the Senate... Read more
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13d
Bulatlat.com
Luisita farmers hold vigil to stop destruction of farms, huts – Bulatlatan inquiry, after reports of fraudulent processes and harassment of farmers hit
Luisita farmers hold vigil to stop destruction of farms, huts – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 13 days ago
an inquiry, after reports of fraudulent processes and harassment of farmers hit the news. In October 2103, Anakpawis, Rep. Neri Colmenares and the rest of the Makabayan bloc in Congress also introduced House Resolution 417 to hold investigations... Read more
13d
Bulatlat.com
#BigasHindiBala | Special coverage of the Kidapawan crisis – Bulatlat| Colmenares tells Mar: ‘The issue is Aquino regime’s criminal neglect’ Makaba
#BigasHindiBala | Special coverage of the Kidapawan crisis – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 13 days ago
| Colmenares tells Mar: ‘The issue is Aquino regime’s criminal neglect’ Makabayan senatorial candidate Rep. Neri Colmenares hit Liberal Party presidential aspirant Mar Roxas and the Aquino administration for blaming drought-stricken... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Congress urged to investigate pervasive pork smugglingP9 billion in revenues were lost over the last six years due to the unabated po
Congress urged to investigate pervasive pork smuggling
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
P9 billion in revenues were lost over the last six years due to the unabated pork smuggling. Bayan Muna partylist Rep. Neri Colmenares led the filing of House Resolution 2681, urging the House Committee on Agriculture to conduct an immediate... Read more
16d
Sun Star
Mongaya: Bongbong 'Iwas Pusoy'feel for others who suffered worse fates. One former political detainee who pai
Mongaya: Bongbong 'Iwas Pusoy'
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
feel for others who suffered worse fates. One former political detainee who painfully recalled his experience is Rep. Neri Colmenares. To face the ghost of his past, he went back to where he was tortured as an 18-year-old in Bacolod. He cannot... Read more
16d
Pilipino Star
Government: Normal power for May 9consumption and help the government stave off a possible power crisis. Contriv
Government: Normal power for May 9
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
consumption and help the government stave off a possible power crisis. Contrived, deliberate Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Neri Colmenares, however, said there are indications that the current thin power reserves in the country are “contrived and... Read more
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19d
Inquirier.net
PH nurses unite to fight contractualizationsalary of nurses to P25,000 and provide them with other benefits. The bill was
PH nurses unite to fight contractualization
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
salary of nurses to P25,000 and provide them with other benefits. The bill was coauthored by Bayan Muna Representatives Neri Colmenares and Carlos Isagani Zarate. FNU convenor Eleanor Nolasco lamented how the Philippines continues to lose many... Read more
19d
The Manila Times
The less travelled roadtopping in absences may minimize, but not erase, the institutional damage, whic
The less travelled road
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
topping in absences may minimize, but not erase, the institutional damage, which new faces Leila de Lima, Risa Hontiveros, Neri Colmenares, Lorna Kapunan, Walden Bello, Mon Montaño, Raffy Alunan, Roman Romulo, Edu Manzano, et al., may help arrest,... Read more
20d
Inquirier.net
Bail for Napoles sparks outragerice that government had promised them as assistance for the damaging effect of
Bail for Napoles sparks outrage
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
rice that government had promised them as assistance for the damaging effect of El Niño on the farms. Senatorial candidate Neri Colmenares said it was disheartening that the farmers were refused bail just because they were not as well-connected as... Read more
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21d
Manila Bulletin
Solon: Pinoys overburdened by underperforming governmentthat has been underspending and underperforming in delivering much needed servi
Solon: Pinoys overburdened by underperforming government
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
that has been underspending and underperforming in delivering much needed services. Makabayan senatorial candidate Rep. Neri Colmenares stressed this yesterday when he appeared at the Manila Bulletin “Hot Seat” roundtable discussion with senior... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
MB Hot Seat: Who is Neri Colmenares? Senatorial candidate Neri Colmenares arrived at the Manila Bulletinintegrated
MB Hot Seat: Who is Neri Colmenares?
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
Senatorial candidate Neri Colmenares arrived at the Manila Bulletinintegrated newsroom to be the guest for today’s (April 12, 2016) MB Hot Seat. The 57-year-old Bayan Muna party-list representative will be faced... Read more
23d
The Visayan Daily Star
From the Center with Rolly Espinabut not for the Senate. For now, among the senatoriables, I have vowed to camp
From the Center with Rolly Espina
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 23 days ago
but not for the Senate. For now, among the senatoriables, I have vowed to campaign for Serge Osmeña, Migz Zubiri and yes, Neri Colmenares even if these three may differ in perspectives but because they will be good for Negros. Osmeña and Zubiri,... Read more
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Sun Star
Mongaya: Cebu Against Marcos concertthe south to win. I hope those known for their advocacy will also join the nex
Mongaya: Cebu Against Marcos concert
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
the south to win. I hope those known for their advocacy will also join the next Senate. Number one in my list is Neri Colmenares. Congressman Colmenares is not just a fighter for human rights issues–he was, for instance, the first to jump... Read more
23d
Pilipino Star
We need to restore the dignity of CongressAlcala, Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes and former police chief
We need to restore the dignity of Congress
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
Alcala, Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes and former police chief Alan Purisima. Also on the list are Neri Colmenares, Bayan Muna Representative, human rights lawyer and activist. He opposed the request of board members and... Read more
23d
Manila Bulletin
Pacquiao beats Bradley, quits boxingmatch, was equally ecstatic as most Filipinos for Pacquiao’s latest boxing conq
Pacquiao beats Bradley, quits boxing
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
match, was equally ecstatic as most Filipinos for Pacquiao’s latest boxing conquest. House senior deputy minority leader Neri Colmenares and independent senatorial bet Larry Gadon lauded Pacquiao’s victory, saying that he is still good for... Read more
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24d
Inquirier.net
Bongbong Marcos winning VP dangerous for PH, says solon
is a “dangerous vantage position” to reimpose martial law, a militant lawmaker
Bongbong Marcos winning VP dangerous for PH, says solon

Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
is a “dangerous vantage position” to reimpose martial law, a militant lawmaker said on Sunday. Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares feared that if Marcos wins the vice presidency, he will be one step closer away from the presidency. “One... Read more
26d
Manila Bulletin
Cop chief sacked over bloodshedto the needs of the farmers hit by the El Niño may also be subjected to formal
Cop chief sacked over bloodshed
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
to the needs of the farmers hit by the El Niño may also be subjected to formal complaints. Makabayan senatorial bet Rep. Neri Colmenares slammed Roxas and the Aquino administration for claiming that policemen are the victims of the bloody... Read more
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26d
The Manila Times
Poe’s lies on her Senate performancetheir lies. It is an outright lie that she authored or co-authored the Free Mo
Poe’s lies on her Senate performance
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
their lies. It is an outright lie that she authored or co-authored the Free Mobile Texts During Disasters Act. Congressman Neri Colmenares and several of his colleagues introduced the bill in the House of Representatives, with no Senate version.... Read more
27d
Sun Star
Pelaez’s team supports Poe-Chiz tandempresent during the rally were senatorial candidates Lorna Kapunan, Samuel Pagdi
Pelaez’s team supports Poe-Chiz tandem
Sun Star / Posted 27 days ago
present during the rally were senatorial candidates Lorna Kapunan, Samuel Pagdilao, Sherwin Gatchalian, Roman Romulo, Neri Colmenares, Susan Ople and Miguel Zubiri, and reelectionist Vicente “Tito” Sotto. Sotto, who has been leading the... Read more
27d
Manila Standard Today
Blockade lifted; Cotabato protesters given riceas a tactic to force beneficiaries to attend their sorties,” De Jesus said. Ma
Blockade lifted; Cotabato protesters given rice
Manila Standard Today / Posted 27 days ago
as a tactic to force beneficiaries to attend their sorties,” De Jesus said. Makabayan senatorial candidate Rep. Neri Colmenares said based on the national budget, the province of North Cotabato has at least P321 million in calamity funds... Read more
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27d
Pilipino Star
Senate probes Kidapawan clash; local pols taggedorganizations (NGOs) that were in the know about the incident will also be aske
Senate probes Kidapawan clash; local pols tagged
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
organizations (NGOs) that were in the know about the incident will also be asked to explain their side. Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares said the province of North Cotabato has a calamity fund of P321 million. “In January this year, the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No oral arguments on K-12K-12 Coalition.” Two more petitions were then filed by the Suspend K-12 Allian
No oral arguments on K-12
Pilipino Star / Posted 28 days ago
K-12 Coalition.” Two more petitions were then filed by the Suspend K-12 Alliance led by Bayan Muna party-list Reps. Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate and a group of parents and teachers from the Manila Science High School. Petitioners... Read more
28d
Manila Standard Today
Angry churchesand food security to conduct an inquiry in aid of legislation into the bloody d
Angry churches
Manila Standard Today / Posted 28 days ago
and food security to conduct an inquiry in aid of legislation into the bloody dispersal. At the same time, Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares said the probe would dig deeper into the El Niño mitigation fund that was supposed to be helping the farmers... Read more
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28d
Manila Standard Today
Duterte did itand fighting back. It was a recipe for a disaster of Aquino-administration prop
Duterte did it
Manila Standard Today / Posted 28 days ago
and fighting back. It was a recipe for a disaster of Aquino-administration proportions. Of course, as Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares insists, Mendoza and other officials involved in the disastrous Kidapawan incident had a choice: They could... Read more
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29d
Pilipino Star
More black marks for P-NoySergio Osmeña 3. Sherwin Gatchalian, PGP 4. Francis Tolentino, Independent 5
More black marks for P-Noy
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
Sergio Osmeña 3. Sherwin Gatchalian, PGP 4. Francis Tolentino, Independent 5. Joel Villanueva, Liberal Party (LP) 6. Neri Colmenares, PGP 7. Martin Romualdez, United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) 8. Getulio Napeñas, UNA 9. Manny Pacquiao,... Read more
29d
Inquirier.net
CHR plea: Lift food blockadethe church grounds and allow the delivery of food and other donation or charges
CHR plea: Lift food blockade
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
the church grounds and allow the delivery of food and other donation or charges for the food blockaded. Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares confirmed that his group was helping the farmers with food supplies because the government has refused to... Read more
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29d
Manila Bulletin
43 Kidapawan farmers chargedthe violent dispersal of the farmers, the Makabayan bloc headed by Senior Deput
43 Kidapawan farmers charged
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
the violent dispersal of the farmers, the Makabayan bloc headed by Senior Deputy Minority Leader and Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares filed House Resolution No. 2684 urging the House Committees on Human Rights and on Food Security to conduct... Read more
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29d
Manila Standard Today
Govt, allies run to social mediacountry. “We fear that police forces may block these contributions from reachi
Govt, allies run to social media
Manila Standard Today / Posted 29 days ago
country. “We fear that police forces may block these contributions from reaching the farmers,” they said. Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares lashed out at Lacierda for blaming leftists for the bloody incident. “Is Edwin suffering from selective... Read more
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