Former Sen. Manny Villar is a self-made billionaire. He ranked 2nd as the richest person in the Philippines for 2018. Villar has established his wealth through different business ventures like real estate and malls.
Filipinos are very prone to last song syndrome (LSS) as they say. Politicians are very creative when it comes to their campaign jingle. KAMI listed the most memorable campaign ad in the Philippines like those of Manny Villar.
Sen. Cynthia Villar remains as the richest senator in the Philippines. Along with her in the billionaire’s club is Sen. Manny Pacquiao who is also a known boxer. Sen. Antonio Trillanes is still the “poorest” senator of them all.
There are many senators that made the country even better. However, not all has made a remark to the Filipinos and to the country. KAMI listed the senators who passed away, yet, left a legacy to the Philippines.
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.
Naging matagumpay ang filing of certificate of candidacy para sa 2019 polls. Umabot na ng 152 ang nagnanais na mapabilang sa Senado. Ilan na nga dito sina Sen. Koko Pimentel, Freddie Aguilar, Dr. Willie Ong at Sen. Nancy Binay.
The Liberal Party is known for their yellow campaign color. Their members are often called as "Dilawan". However, LP's Senate slate came in different colors when they filed their certificate of candidacies (COC).
Tuluyan na ngang tinalikuran ni Jiggy Manicad ang pagiging news reporter. Nag-file na siya ng COC sa Comelec kasama ang asawang si Marnie Manicad. Nais niya raw isulong ang pagtulong sa mga OFW at pagiging makabayan ng mga Pinoy.
Early bird si Mar Roxas ngayong Day 4 ng COC filing. Balik pulitika na siya matapos ang hiatus na 2 years. Nag-file na rin ng COC si Senator Bam Aquino. Aminado rin naman si Aquino na mas magiging mahirap ang laban ngayon.
Harry Roque surprised everyone when he suddenly filed his certificate of candidacy. He will be joining the Senate bid in 2019 polls. At first, he announced he will be eyeing a seat in the House of Representatives
Gustong bumalik muli ni Bong Revilla sa Senado kahit nasa piitan pa siya. Nag-file naman ang kanyang asawang si Lani Mercado ng COC niya. Bago mag December ay inaasahang lalabas na ang final decision sa plunder case ni Revilla.
The 94-year-old Juan Ponce Enrile eyes a seat in the Senate. He has confirmed his plan to file his candidacy for the 2019 polls through his lawyers. Former Senate President Enrile will be running as an independent candidate.
After 8 years, Lito Lapid is seeking a return in the Senate for the coming election in 2019. He served as a senator from 2004 to 2010. Lito Lapid shared that he wants to continue what he has done for the Senate.
Cynthia Villar and Grace Poe are determined to seek re-election. Villar came with her husband Manny Villar and daughter. Meanwhile, Poe arrived with her mother Susan Roces. Villar also discussed her vote in favor of TRAIN Law.
Malapit na aprubahan sa Senado ang “Proof of Parking Space Act”. Giit ni Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian, makakatulong daw ito maibsan ang traffic. Responsibilidad daw ng mga tao ang parking space kapag bibili sila ng kotse.
The late Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago was a huge loss to the Philippines. However, she has left many remarks that will forever be remembered. One of these is her book, “Stupid is Forever” which became a top-seller book.
Naglabas ng mga maaanghang na pahayag ang publicist at blogger sa kanyang Twitter account laban sa Pambansang Kamao si manny Pacquiao. Aniya, hindi raw siya 'proud' sa pagkapanalo at mas dini-diyos pa raw ang iba.
4 great Senators played Jackpot en Poy on Eat Bulaga
Senator Risa Hontiveros criticized President Rodrigo Duterte for playfully spanking the butts of female members of the Philippine National Police in Malacañang.
Senator Leila De Lima welcomed the Ombudsman's fact-finding investigation, saying that the order of Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales is already expected.
Senators Grace Poe and Risa Hontiveros have expressed their displeasure with certain members of the House who conducted the probe on the proliferation of drugs.