Poe wants free internet in transport terminals, stops

Poe wants free internet in transport terminals, stops

Senator Grace Poe has filed a bill which seeks to provide free internet access and clean sanitary facilities in land transportation terminals, stations, stops and rest areas in the country.

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Inquiry into decline of English skill of PH students sought

Senator Grace Poe has filed a resolution calling for an inquiry into the “decline” in English proficiency of Filipino students.

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Poe urges Filipino research in Benham, West Philippine Sea

Poe urges Filipino research in Benham, West Philippine Sea

Senator Grace Poe has filed a resolution urging research expeditions in the Philippine Rise (Benham Rise) and the other Philippine-claimed reefs in the West Philippine Sea to “obtain natural resources in the areas” and “strengthen the country’s claim in the territories.”

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Ejercito: Re-electionist senators may ‘band together‘ for 2019 polls

Ejercito: Re-electionist senators may ‘band together‘ for 2019 polls

Sen. JV Ejercito bared on Wednesday that he and other re-electionist senators had been discussing the possibility of “banding” together for the 2019 midterm  elections.

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Con-ass resolution filed in Senate

Four senators have signified their interest to be coauthors of the resolution of Sen. Panfilo Lacson to convene the Senate into a constituent assembly (Con-ass) as lawmakers continue to be divided on the mode to amend the 1987 Constitution.

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Elections are important to our people

LAST November, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez came out with a proposed list of senatorial candidates that included presidential spokesman Harry Roque and Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson. It was rather early for any talk on elections, but the speaker’s list drew considerable interest and attention.

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Agoo road crash prompts Poe to call for creation of safety board

Agoo road crash prompts Poe to call for creation of safety board

Senator Grace Poe urged on Monday the need for a national safety board in the country following the tragic road crash on Christmas Day in Agoo, La Union.

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Senate, House ratify TRAIN

The Senate and House of Representatives have ratified the bicameral conference committee report on the proposed Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Act which aims to produce more revenues for the government by raising excise taxes on fuel, sugar-sweetened beverages, and automobiles, among others.

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