Poe to focus concern on clear, present challenges

Poe to focus concern on clear, present challenges

While “humbled” by her continued top ranking in surveys, Senator Grace Poe opted to focus on more important numbers pertaining to the pressing problems of the country.

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Trillanes: Deferment of court-martial a welcome sign

The military’s decision to defer the court-martial proceedings ordered against him by the President shows that it is a professional organization that does not blindly follow questionable orders, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV said on Monday.

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Military labels certain media groups enemies of state — Poe

Sen. Grace Poe wants the military to explain why it continues to brand certain media groups as “enemies of the State” amid concerns about the safety of media workers in the country.

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Poe ‘extra careful’ amid looming change in form of government

Poe ‘extra careful’ amid looming change in form of government

Sen. Grace Poe said she would be “extra careful” amid a looming change in the present form of government. On Tuesday, Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo filed a resolution, calling for separate voting on the charter change proposal should the Senate and the House of Representatives agree to convene in a constituent assembly.

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Train Law hearing in Cagayan de Oro canceled due to inclement weather

Inclement weather on Wednesday grounded three senators in Manila, prompting the cancellation of a Senate hearing on Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (Train) Law in Cagayan de Oro.

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Poe has reservations about proposal to arm prosecutors

Poe has reservations about proposal to arm prosecutors

Sen. Grace Poe has reservations about the recent Department of Justice (DOJ) proposal to arm state prosecutors for their safety despite the recent spate of violence against them.

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3 senators call for suspension of Train law

3 senators call for suspension of Train law

Three senators on Friday called for the suspension of the implementation of Republic Act No. 10963 or the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (Train) law as consumers and transport groups complained of soaring prices of commodities.

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