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Inquirier.net
Cha-cha hits snag; SC ruling neededto hold a legislative summit to talk things through and end the bickering, a pr
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to hold a legislative summit to talk things through and end the bickering, a proposal that Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III supported. “Summit or talks, whatever you call it, we need to talk,” Pimentel said in a text... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Full speed ahead for House con-assEvardone said. Meeting with senators Alvarez said he would seek a meeting nex
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Evardone said. Meeting with senators Alvarez said he would seek a meeting next week with Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III to discuss Cha-cha. “We have to agree first on the structure of the federal government. Once that is settled,... Read more
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Sun Star
Senate-House summit proposed before con-assSenate will not help the cha-cha (charter change). Let's tone down the rhetoric
Sun Star / Posted 14 hours ago
Senate will not help the cha-cha (charter change). Let's tone down the rhetoric,” Zubiri said Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said that even if the 24 senators vote as one, they “would suffer fates worse than those who were swamped by the... Read more
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Sun Star
House to pursue con-ass even without SenateAlvarez added. Despite the position taken by majority of the senators, Alvarez
Sun Star / Posted 16 hours ago
Alvarez added. Despite the position taken by majority of the senators, Alvarez said he expected Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, who heads the ruling Partido ng Demokratikong Pilipino, to speak out on the issue. "Hindi naman kailangang... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DA chief Piñol named chair of PDP-Laban in North Cotabatoresidents. Piñol was sworn in as provincial chairman of PDP-Laban for North Co
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 hours ago
residents. Piñol was sworn in as provincial chairman of PDP-Laban for North Cotabato by Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III, party president, in Manila on Wednesday. "I will do my best not to let the party down. This is a big vote of... Read more
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Minda News
Bangsamoro in federal system: not template but more of exceptionPanel chair Mohagher Iqbal, MILF Chairman Murad Ebrahim, Executive Secretary Sa
Minda News / Posted 22 hours ago
Panel chair Mohagher Iqbal, MILF Chairman Murad Ebrahim, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza and Government of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate stops Charter change trainSen. Panfilo Lacson’s proposal to expel any senator who attends the con-ass cal
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Sen. Panfilo Lacson’s proposal to expel any senator who attends the con-ass called by the House. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said it would be confusing if members of the two chambers would be physically together in a con-ass but would... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senators’ consensus: Congress should vote separately on Cha-chaamendments or revisions to the 1987 Constitution should be done separately by C
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amendments or revisions to the 1987 Constitution should be done separately by Congress, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said on Wednesday. “Ang clear na consensus kahapon sa informal caucus—all senators believe that voting should... Read more
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Legal luminaries concur: Congress must vote separately on Cha-chabody but to a bicameral body.” “I fully agree with Father Bernas,” Davide adde
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body but to a bicameral body.” “I fully agree with Father Bernas,” Davide added. Former Senate President Aqulino “Nene” Pimentel III also believed that while it would be best for Congress to tackle the Charter change issue jointly, he stressed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace: BBL should adhere to the Constitutionrevise the Constitution was antagonizing the Senate due to reports that it woul
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
revise the Constitution was antagonizing the Senate due to reports that it would be abolished. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III conceded on Tuesday that it was easier to pass the draft BBL than amend the Constitution, which Mr. Duterte now... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hontiveros dares Sanofi to compensate all kids who got Dengvaxiapeople, mostly children, were given Dengvaxia from April 2016 to November 2017.
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people, mostly children, were given Dengvaxia from April 2016 to November 2017. Earlier, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III urged the Department of Health (DOH) to demand from Sanofi the full P3.5-billion cost of the contract. On... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duque insists on full refund of gov’t payment for Dengvaxiaa meeting with Sen. JV Ejercito, the health committee chair, told reporters tha
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a meeting with Sen. JV Ejercito, the health committee chair, told reporters that he agreed with Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III that a full refund was in order. Pimentel said on Sunday that Sanofi Pasteur should fully refund the P3.5... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate to do solo Cha-chaagreement that any Charter change move should be tackled separately by the Sena
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
agreement that any Charter change move should be tackled separately by the Senate and the House. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, president of PDP-Laban, insisted it was too early to conclude that the chamber will be abolished. He said the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Sanofi okays P1.4-B refund for unused Dengvaxia vaccineBlue Ribbon Committee is currently probing the procurement of Dengvaxia. Last
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Blue Ribbon Committee is currently probing the procurement of Dengvaxia. Last Sunday, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III urged DOH to not just ask for a refund on unused Dengvaxia vaccines, but for the P3.5 billion cost of the entire... Read more
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Minda News
BBL will be passed ahead of shift to federalism – DutertePresident Duterte on July 17 last year, in ceremonial rites held in Malacanang
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
President Duterte on July 17 last year, in ceremonial rites held in Malacanang and witnessed by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, Jr. MindaNews asked Pimentel and Alvarez twice on Sunday on their timeline for... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: No poll suspensions, term extensions for charter changeis willing to do it," Alvarez said in Filipino in a radio interview earlier thi
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
is willing to do it," Alvarez said in Filipino in a radio interview earlier this month. Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III has said Duterte's term may be extended if the new constitution provides for it. Members of the opposition... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pangilinan: No need to rush charter changeand revision of codes is ready to resume hearings on Charter revision on Wednes
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and revision of codes is ready to resume hearings on Charter revision on Wednesday. Although Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III is seeking to submit proposed amendments to the Constitution to the people for approval in a plebiscite to be... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pimentel seeks full refund from Sanofi for Dengvaxia messCEBU, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III yesterday called on
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
CEBU, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III yesterday called on the Department of Health (DOH) to ask Dengvaxia manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur for a refund not just on unused anti-dengue vaccines, but also for the cost of the entire... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pimentel demands full refund from Sanofi for Dengvaxia messDengvaxia from Sanofi. — EDWIN BACASMAS Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimen
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Dengvaxia from Sanofi. — EDWIN BACASMAS Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Sunday called on the Department of Health (DOH) to ask not only for a refund on unused Dengvaxia vaccines, but also for the P3.5 billion cost of the entire... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte ready with EO if Congress fails to pass BBLto the Bangsamoro, lawmakers should help him “think of ways how to do it,” Mr.
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
to the Bangsamoro, lawmakers should help him “think of ways how to do it,” Mr. Duterte said. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III has said that one of the questions that could be thrown at the original BBL, drafted by the MILF’s BTC, was the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Speaker’s Davao b-day bash draws power crowdand Quezon City Rep. Feliciano Belmonte Jr., who he described as a valued worke
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
and Quezon City Rep. Feliciano Belmonte Jr., who he described as a valued worker of government. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, who was said to be at odds with Alvarez, was among those who extended their well-wishes to the Speaker. “I do... Read more
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Pilipino Star
JPE backs federalismand the Senate when they resume session tomorrow. Alvarez said he would meet w
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
and the Senate when they resume session tomorrow. Alvarez said he would meet with Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III to decide on when senators and congressmen could convene as a con-ass to start working on a federal... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte’s Federal Philippines: no Senate but unicameral body with around 50 repsamendments will be held simultaneous with the barangay elections on May 14 this
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
amendments will be held simultaneous with the barangay elections on May 14 this year. Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, the party’s President, on the other hand said next year’s mid-term polls will push through as scheduled on May... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SC consolidates four petitions vs martial law extensionnamed Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Armed Forces chief of staff General R
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
named Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Armed Forces chief of staff General Rey Guerrero, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez as respondents in the petition. This argument was also raised in the first three... Read more
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Inquirier.net
3rd petitioner vs martial law: SC must define itlaw. In its petition, the Makabayan bloc accused Mr. Duterte, Speaker Pantaleo
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
law. In its petition, the Makabayan bloc accused Mr. Duterte, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, and Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III of “hav(ing) entered into an unholy alliance” by “peddling imagined fears of the persistence of enemies (that)... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Differing views on con-ass may check federalism rushalong with the barangay and youth council elections scheduled that same month.
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
along with the barangay and youth council elections scheduled that same month. Last Thursday Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Senator Panfilo Lacson disclosed essentially similar proposed resolutions, which each one plans to file... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate to prioritize charter-change, says Koko Pimentelsession on Jan. 15 to start the process of shifting the country to a federal sy
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
session on Jan. 15 to start the process of shifting the country to a federal system, Senate President Aquilno “Koko” Pimentel III said yesterday. He said the Senate would “work harder to improve the quality of life for all” as they tackle... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte to fire agency chairman, 70 PNP officersthe executive branch even as they stressed they don’t have that sort of problem
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
the executive branch even as they stressed they don’t have that sort of problem in the Senate. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III was referring to Duterte’s threat to impose a “starvation diet” on foreign trips in the executive branch. “Very... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Christian Monsod-led group files fourth petition vs ML extensionwere Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Armed Forces chief of staff General Re
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
were Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Armed Forces chief of staff General Rey Guerrero, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. ADVERTISEMENT Petitioners said there was lack of sufficient factual basis to... Read more
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Sun Star
Third petition filed against martial law extensionare Duterte, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Armed Forces chief General Rey
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
are Duterte, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Armed Forces chief General Rey Guerrero, Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. (SunStar Philipp... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China's Communist Party briefs PDP-Laban on fight vs corruptionMANILA, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said that the brie
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said that the briefing PDP-Laban received from the Communist Party of China was about fighting corruption and emphasized that Beijing's ruling party did not have plans to "export" its... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate includes Cha-cha in priority agendaNational ID System Act and the proposed Universal Healthcare for All Filipinos
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
National ID System Act and the proposed Universal Healthcare for All Filipinos Act. Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said the Senate will “work harder to improve the quality of life for all.” Pimentel earlier thanked the public... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate’s united stand vs joint voting on Cha-cha backed by Constitution – Sotto— can discuss jointly on some issues “but never in voting.” Some senators, inc
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
— can discuss jointly on some issues “but never in voting.” Some senators, including Senate President Aqulino “Koko” Pimentel III, Senators Panfilo Lacson and Grace Poe, have openly expressed their stand that voting on Cha-cha should be done... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Con-ass without House’said it was up to the House to follow the Senate example. His proposal came as
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
said it was up to the House to follow the Senate example. His proposal came as Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III also said on Thursday that his Con-ass proposal was practically the same as Lacson’s. Three-fourths vote In a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Usec. Diño wants security of tenure for barangay chairmen, watchmenin an interview with Radyo Inquirer 990 AM on Thursday, said he would ask Senat
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
in an interview with Radyo Inquirer 990 AM on Thursday, said he would ask Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez to include in the priorities of the Congress the Magna Carta for Barangays... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lacson to Pacquiao: Get Senate pulse first on death penalty billDo I have 12 votes to pass the Senate version of the death penalty bill?) ADVE
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Do I have 12 votes to pass the Senate version of the death penalty bill?) ADVERTISEMENT Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has directed Pacquiao’s panel to resume the hearing on the measure following criticisms from Speaker Pantaleon... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Drilon: No separate vote, no con-assLacson said he did not think the Senate would support the move to amend the Con
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Lacson said he did not think the Senate would support the move to amend the Constitution if Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III could not assure the senators that there would be separate voting. Lacson was referring to a resolution that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Manila’s ties with Beijing improving daily, says DutertePartido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), who were represented a
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), who were represented at the meeting by Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, the party president, and Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi, the party’s vice chair. Since taking office in July... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Drilon: Term extension for solons 'indecent proposal'of the public to make it easier to abolish during efforts to change the charter
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
of the public to make it easier to abolish during efforts to change the charter. This prompted Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III to push back and emphasize that the Senate was not a subordinate to the House and was not obligated to act on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Death penalty not in senators’ agenda, says Drilondesignated Senator Manny Pacquiao to continue with the deliberations in a subco
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
designated Senator Manny Pacquiao to continue with the deliberations in a subcommittee level. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said the committee would resume this month its hearing on the issue. “Let the majority in the committee endorse... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace: New Constitution will lead to ‘no-el’while the Senate version was expected to be filed this week. Both Speaker Pant
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
while the Senate version was expected to be filed this week. Both Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III have agreed publicly to adopt the measure. Two proposed drafts While the mode of Charter change is under... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lacson cool to Pimentel’s con-ass proposalSen. Panfilo Lacson INQUIRER PHOTO/LYN RILLON Senate President Aquilino Piment
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Sen. Panfilo Lacson INQUIRER PHOTO/LYN RILLON Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III may not get the support of senators in amending the 1987 Constitution through a constituent assembly (con-ass) unless he assures them that the Senate and the House... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No Senate OK seen for death billas a committee led by Sen. Manny Pacquiao was set to resume hearings on the pro
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
as a committee led by Sen. Manny Pacquiao was set to resume hearings on the proposed measures. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III denied that the resumption of hearings on the bill was an offshoot of pressure from Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Extended term ‘ultimate nightmare’ for Duterteof a transition because a shift in the form of government could not be implemen
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
of a transition because a shift in the form of government could not be implemented immediately. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, on the other hand, has said Duterte’s term may be extended if the new Constitution provides for it and if the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate can’t simply follow House on bills — Lacsonthat penalty on the Philippines’ treaty obligations. Lacson said that, as far
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
that penalty on the Philippines’ treaty obligations. Lacson said that, as far as he knows, even Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III would vote against the measure. Pimentel’s father and namesake, former Senate president Aquilino Pimentel Jr.,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte signs resolution hiking military, police payhigh-risk environments in the performance of their duties," the joint resolutio
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
high-risk environments in the performance of their duties," the joint resolution signed by Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said. Under the joint resolution, a signed copy of which was made available... Read more
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Pilipino Star
What to expect from TRAIN law's 'Package 1B'secrecy law, or around 33.7 percent of its total yearly tax revenues. Senators
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
secrecy law, or around 33.7 percent of its total yearly tax revenues. Senators Juan Miguel Zubiri, Leila De Lima, Aquilino Pimentel III and Panfilo Lacson have filed separate bills to exclude government officials and employees from the prohibition... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pimentel: Senate, House to vote separately on Constitution changesMANILA, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III on Tuesday gave hi
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III on Tuesday gave his assurance that the Senate and the House of Representatives would be voting separately amid apprehension the smaller upper chamber will be outvoted by the 294-member... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PNP chief turns gun-shy on 2019 Senate run8 to 16, showed Senators Grace Poe, Cynthia Villar, Nancy Binay, JV Ejercito an
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
8 to 16, showed Senators Grace Poe, Cynthia Villar, Nancy Binay, JV Ejercito and Sonny Angara, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte and former Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. among voters’ Top 12 picks for... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Congress leaders agree on con-assSenate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez listen to
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez listen to President Duterte’s first State of the Nation Address. —INQUIRER PHOTO The top leaders of the Senate and the House of Representatives have agreed to convene the two... Read more
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