The anti-smoking group urged the Senate to sign the committee report on increasing tobacco tax. So far, 11 senators signed on the committee report. The tax that would be added to tobacco would be used to fund the UHC law.
The SALN of the 17th Congress for 2018 has been released. Senators Cynthia Villar and Manny Pacquiao maintained the top 2 spots. Meanwhile, opposition senators Leila De Lima and Antonio Trillanes IV ranked the lowest.
Viral ngayon ang video ng isa sa mga nahalal muling senador na si Bong Revilla Sinayaw muli niya sa kanyang Rave party ang "Budots dance" na siyang ginamit niya sa kanyang campaign ad. Sinasabing malaking bagay daw ang ad.
Imee Marcos said that it is their duty to tell their side of the story. She added that she is okay with enduring the negative comments of their haters. Imee also noted that people should allow them to speak as well.
Bato dela Rosa said that he is aware of the policy making. He also mentioned about his doctorate degree. Dela Rosa clarified that he wants to learn about the process of passing a bill.
The “Magic 12” attended the proclamation rites at PICC. Most of them were accompanied by their families. Other former and incumbent government officials were also present at the event.
JV Ejercito said that he does not feel any bitterness towards the election results. He added that he does not want to concede just yet. Ejercito landed at the 13th spot in the mid-term elections.
Manny Pacquiao hosted a dinner with incumbent and incoming senators. Senate President Tito Sotto and Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri were also present. They also met with Energy Secretary and PDP-Laban Vice Chairman Alfonso Cusi.
Bato dela Rosa shared photos of him receiving awards from former Pres. Noynoy Aquino. He said that he also received an award from Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Dela Rosa also said that he will work hard in the Senate.
Posible raw na ang pagtakbo ng kanyang kapatid sa ama na si Jinggoy Estrada ang dahilan kung bakit nahirapan makapasok sa Magic 12 si JV Ejercito. Ang ilan pa sa miyembro ng kanilang pamilya ay nalaglag din ngayong eleksyon.
Nagpasalamat na ang senatoriable na si Chel Diokno sa lahat ng mga sumuporta sa kanya Di naiwasang maging emosyonal ang kanyang mga supporters lalo na sa sinapit ng kanilang pambato. Maging ang mga netizens ay nagpasalamat din.
Matapang na naglabas ng saloobing ang isang netizen patungkol sa pagkatalo ng 'Otso Diretso' senatorial line-up. Mabilis na nag-viral ang kanyang post ilang oras matapos maglabas ng resulta ng botohan ng Mayo 13.
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Dumagdag si Unkabogable Phenomenal Superstar Vice Ganda sa listahan ng mga tinatawag na 'CHELebrities,' sila ang mga Pinoy celebrities na sumusuporta kay Senatorial candidate Chel Diokno.
The independent bishops launched their Senate picks for the 2019 polls. Most of their choices are members of the Duterte administration’s candidates. Only two opposition candidates made it in their list.
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Cynthia Villar aired her thoughts against their critics. She said that people should be inspired and not mad of her husband Manny’s success story. The senator added that she belongs in a “good dynasty."
President Rodrigo Duterte said that Freddie Aguilar is more deserving of becoming a senator instead of Chel Diokno. However, Diokno noted that the Senate is not a karaoke bar.
The national budget for 2019 became controversial because of the months-long delay before it was finally approved. It is now ratified by the Congress after few discussion and just awaits the signature of President Rodrigo Duterte.
The Commission on Audit released the expenses of the senators in 2017. Senators Koko Pimentel and Antonio Trillanes were the top 2 big spenders. Pimentel said that this is expected because he was the Senate President.
The House of Representatives approved to lower the age of criminal liability to 9-years-old. Some senators totally disagreed with the proposed law. However, other senators are keeping an open mind regarding this bill.
The Pulse Asia has released the recent survey results for the Senatorial race. According to the result, Senator Senator Grace Poe led the survey. Meanwhile, Lito Lapid, Bato dela Rosa and Bong Revilla made it to Top 12 as well.