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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Senators hail appointment of Puyat as tourism chief

Senators hail appointment of Puyat as tourism chief

Lawmakers have high hopes for the Department of Tourism (DOT) with the appointment of Bernadette Romulo-Puyat as its new secretary, citing her track record in government particularly in the Department of Agriculture (DA).

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Ka Freddie, 19 others on ‘evolving list’ of PDP-Laban senatorial bets

Here’s one more proof that in the Philippines at least, politics and show business have become interchangeable: popular folk singer Freddie Aguilar is on the “evolving list” of possible senatorial candidates of the ruling PDP-Laban.

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Remain valiant to defend country, senators urge Filipinos

While giving honor to the courage of war heroes and veterans on the 76th Araw ng Kagitingan (Day of Valor) on Monday, and the Philippine Veterans’ Week, senators have called on Filipinos to remain valiant in defending the country from all forms of threats, and to live out the same bravery of the county’s forefathers.

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Poe urges LTFRB to ensure ridesharing services won’t be disrupted

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The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) should ensure that services of transport network vehicle services (TNVS) to commuters would not be disrupted, Sen. Grace Poe said Monday after Uber announced the merging of its Southeast Asia operations with Grab.

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Pacquiao on 2016 presidential poll results: ‘Nakapagtataka’

Pacquiao on 2016 presidential poll results: ‘Nakapagtataka’

A neophyte senator was puzzled by former Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas’ lead over Senator Grace Poe during the 2016 presidential race.

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