DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio led the Tapang at Malasakit Alliance last weekend to Macau, and Hong Kong, China, where she was welcomed by cheering crowds of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).Read more
Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson finally put her popular blog to good use after she posted a photo of provincial buses maneuvering in the middle of a busy street, leading to heavy traffic.
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The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) on Wednesday vowed to release publicly the most-requested documents from the Executive department, including government officials’ Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN).
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SO the headline-attracting Mocha Uson, assistant secretary to Communications Secretary Martin Andanar, has succumbed to public opinion (of how many?) and returned the award given her by the UST Alumni Association. By the way, the thought of rescinding the award (for government service) never crossed the board members’ minds.Read more
Amid the uproar over her recent school recognition, Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Margaux “Mocha” Uson has returned the Thomasian Alumni in Government Service award to her alma mater.Read more
While the award given to Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson caused an uproar among the Thomasian community, two of Uson’s fellow awardees from the House of Representatives urged critics to respect the decision of the university’s alumni association to recognize Uson.
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Akbayan Rep. Tomasito Villarin on Tuesday said he would return the award he received over the weekend from the University of Santo Tomas Alumni Association Inc. (USTAAI), joining the outrage over the organization’s decision to give the same award to controversial blogger and Palace communications official, Mocha Uson.
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I don’t read Maria Ressa’s Rappler’s online news and I’m not a follower of Mocha Uson on her Facebook. Fact is, I’m terribly old-school, i.e., the school of Gutenberg. But when I saw James Franco owning up to TV host Stephen Colbert that he does not do FB or Twitter, I could’ve named him Man of the Year, for giving me reason to no longer be ashamed of my lack of literacy.Read more