‘Unseat Pimentel’

Credit to Author: Jomar Canlas, TMT| Date: Wed, 19 Feb 2020 16:20:46 +0000

THE Supreme Court (SC) was asked on Wednesday to kick out Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel 3rd from the Senate, saying his participation in the senatorial election in May 2019 was illegal. Lawyer Ferdinand Topacio, in a petition for certiorari, urged the high court to annul the decision of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) granting Pimentel a […]

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Guanzon scoffs at Cardema’s claims: He is a ‘liar, purveyor of fake news’

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:23:22 +0000

Guanzon scoffs at Cardema’s claims: He is a 'liar, purveyor of fake news'

MANILA, Philippines — “If you were duped, why are you blaming me?” This was the succinct retort of Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Rowena Guanzon to Ronald Cardema, who earlier cried “extortion” against the poll body official after failing to secure approval for his nomination as Duterte Youth party-list nominee. Guanzon denied and even laughed […]

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3 newbie senators get CA seats

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 10:01:24 +0000

3 newbie senators get CA seats

MANILA, Philippines — Three neophyte senators are among the new members of the powerful Commission on Appointments (CA). The three are Senators Christopher “Bong” Go, Imee Marcos, and Francis Tolentino. Aside from them, also elected Tuesday are Senators Panfilo Lacson, Koko Pimentel, Grace Poe, Bong Revilla, Joel Villanueva, Cynthia Villar, Juan Miguel Zubiri. The CA […]

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If Romualdez runs for VP in 2022, Duterte will endorse him – Palace

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:38:43 +0000

If Romualdez runs for VP in 2022, Duterte will endorse him – Palace

President Duterte will endorse Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez if the lawmaker decides to run for Vice President in the 2022 elections.

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