Bam, Kiko condemn killing of university president

Two Liberal Party senators “strongly condemned” on Sunday the “senseless killing” of Cagayan de Oro state university president Ricardo Rotoras.

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Senate approves ‘Balik Scientist’ bill on final reading

Senate approves ‘Balik Scientist’ bill on final reading

Senators voted 13-0 on Monday to approve on third and final reading a bill that would encourage Filipino scientists, engineers, and innovators abroad to return to the country by providing them with more benefits.

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Minority senators: ‘Never forget’ the ‘false hero’ buried at Libingan ng mga Bayani

Minority senators: ‘Never forget’ the ‘false hero’ buried at Libingan ng mga Bayani

A year after the burial of former President Ferdinand Marcos Sr. at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, minority senators rallied the public to “never forget” and “make their voices be heard.”

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Food bank bill ‘consumed’ by fake news, Bam Aquino laments

Food bank bill ‘consumed’ by fake news, Bam Aquino laments

The “Zero Food Waste bill” is yet another casualty of fake news, Senator Bam Aquino said on Sunday as he lamented some dubious blogs which falsely branded the bill as meant to serve leftover food to the poor.

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2 senators call for reforms in PNP’s war on drugs

2 senators call for reforms in PNP’s war on drugs

The Philippine National Police should address concerns on extrajudicial killings (EJK) by initiating reforms in its antidrug operations rather than hide behind “technicalities” and “definitions,” two opposition senators said on Saturday.

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Mocha invokes right against self-discri… er, incrimination at Senate hearing

Mocha invokes right against self-discri... er, incrimination at Senate hearing

Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson has almost invoked her right against self-“discrimination” when confronted by a senator during a hearing on fake news on Tuesday.

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Villar names Bam, Risa in plot to ‘destroy’ Senate majority but…

Senator Cynthia Villar on Wednesday said “someone from social media” warned her about two minority senators who have been plotting to destroy their colleagues in the majority coalition of the Senate. 

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Minority senators slam naming of alleged narcopolitician as Maute negotiator

Minority senators slam naming of alleged narcopolitician as Maute negotiator

Why is the government appointing a politician earlier named by President Rodrigo Duterte himself as a narcopolitician to negotiate with the Maute group, who is behind the months-long Marawi siege?

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