Despite his busy boxing career, Manny Pacquiao still delivers in the Senate. He was able to file bills that were passed into laws since he was a congressman. KAMI listed some of his authored and co-authored bills as a politician.
As of 2018, Michael Romero of 1-Pacman is still the richest member of the House. Three members made it to the so called ‘billionaires’ club’. Included in the list are Vilma Santos and Imelda Marcos. The list was the same in 2017.
Bong Revilla Jr. maintains his wealthy rank despite his detention in Camp Crame due to his case. He was declared as 9th highest paid Filipino celebrity until today. In 2016, he was the 5th richest senator in the Philippines.
Grace Poe shows off her lovely home in Quezon City. Their house was inspired by Modern Asian culture and American traditional style. They also had a house in Virgina, United States before they moved in Philippines.
Naipatupad na nga noong 2016 ang revised small claims. Mas pinasimple at pinabilis ang proseso upang magsampa ng kaso sa mga taong hindi nagbabayad ng utang, renta, serbisyo at pagsasangla sa Korte Suprema ngayon.
House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo had a sudden increase in her declared SALN. She has around P465 million worth of assets, liabilities and net worth. She ranked as the 11th richest member of the House of the Representatives.
Chavit Singson made a promise to the Filipinos to provide the cheapest telco service in the country. He said that Wi-Fi should be free in the Philippines. However, the netizens had different reactions to Singson’s promise.
May hinaing ang ilang mambabatas sa nais ni Pangulong Duterte na ang Philippine military muna ang mamamahala sa Customs. Giit ng mga mambabatas ay taliwas daw ito sa Constitution. Depensa naman ng Palasyo ay wala raw “takeover".
Some lawmakers have been urging to pass the ‘anti-political dynasty’ bill. Political dynasty has been very apparent in the country ever since then. KAMI listed the well-known political clans in Philippine politics.
Naitalang nasa P7.160 trillion ang utang ng gobyerno sa ngayon. Mas tumaas daw ito ng 11.1% sabi ng Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) kumpara noong Agosto. Dala na raw din ito ng pagbaba ng halaga ng peso kontra sa dolyar.
The Philippines was ruled by then President Ferdinand Marcos for 20 years. He also put the entire Philippines under martial law in 1972. Until now, his regime has been controversial whether it did good for the country or not.
In his two years as President of the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte has made notable changes in the country. He has launched his ‘Build, Build, Build’ program which betters the infrastructures in the country.
Ramon Tulfo was named as President Duterte’s special envoy to China. Tulfo said that he was the one who suggested this to Pres. Duterte instead of running as senator in 2019. His term as special envoy will last for six months.
In politics, there are also gorgeous faces and not just in show business. There are female politicians who proved that they can slay both in fashion and in public service. KAMI listed the top 10 pretty faces in politics.
The 94-year-old Juan Ponce Enrile is the oldest lawmaker of today. He has been a key player during the martial law under late President Marcos and People Power Revolution. Years after, he is seeking a comeback to the Senate.
Tatlong dating senador na nasangkot sa 'pork barrel scam' ang nais bumalik sa Senado. Heto nga ay sina Jinggoy Estrada, Bong Revilla at Juan Ponce Enrile. Ayon sa Comelec ay maaari nga silang tumakbo muli sa Senado.
Jolo Revilla has always been supportive and proud of his unico hijo. He always shows off his son, Jose Gabriel "Gab" Revilla, on social media. They really have a tight bonding as a father and son. Now, Gab is turning into a man.
Bituin Escalante fearlessly posted her realizations about President Duterte. She said she voted for the president with reluctance because of her misplaced anger. A netizen reacted to her post and said it is time to speak up.
In TRABAHO Bill, even tax incentives and VAT exemptions on books will be removed. Many writers, publication companies and even senators opposed this bill. Therefore, Senate President Tito Sotto will remove the taxes on books.
Today marks the 46th anniversary of Martial Law as declared by former President Ferdinand Marcos. Some known politicians commemorated the day through a mass. While others participated in rallies at Luneta Park.
Posible umanong mawalan ng scholarships ang 350,000 scholars sa bansa sa 2019 dahil sa pagtapyas ng budget para sa budget dito ng DBM. Ayon sa report mula sa P4.97 billion nitong taon ay magiging P1.70 billion na lang sa 2019.
Posibleng makasuhan at masuspinde ang mga mayor na pinabayaan ang kanilang mga tungkulin. Ayon sa DILG ay halos 10 municipal mayors ang absent noong hagupit ni Bagyong Ompong. Sa ngayon ay hindi pa sinasabi ang mga pangalan nila.