7 senators seek audit of govt Covid response under Bayanihan law

Credit to Author: Bernadette Tamayo| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 05:42:12 +0000

SEVEN senators have sought a special audit on all government spending related to the response to coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic under the Bayanihan to Heal as One Act. Sen. Ana Theresia “Risa” Hontiveros filed on July 28 Senate Resolution Resolution (SR) 479 urging the Commission on Audit (CoA) to immediately conduct a review on government spending […]

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Senators on SONA: Where are fight Covid plans?

Credit to Author: Liezelle Roy| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 04:14:08 +0000

Senators expressed dismay over President Rodrigo’s failure to mention the government’s new plans to fight the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) on in his 5th State of the Nation Address (SONA). Senators Risa Hontiveros and Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan said economic programs should be prioritized and not other issues such as reviving the death penalty. “Amidst the […]

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Two senators press DepEd on blended learning

Credit to Author: Javier Joe Ismael| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 16:18:45 +0000

Two senators Friday pressed the Department of Education (DepEd) to finalize its plan for implementing the blended learning system it will adopt this school year 2020-2021. Senators Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go and Pilar Juliana “Pia” Cayetano said in separate statements DepEd must come up with a clear strategy on blended learning, a concept which presents alternatives […]

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13 senators lead pack in inane arguments for ABS-CBN

Credit to Author: Rigoberto D. Tiglao| Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 17:07:42 +0000

ONE good thing a-bout this ABS-CBN issue is that it has starkly exposed the intellectual bankruptcy and hypocrisy of the diehard Yellow, anti-Duterte camp as well as their secret sympathizers who would jump to oppose every major move they think is the President’s against their allies. At the head of this pack are the 13 […]

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Senators urge more testing

Credit to Author: Javier J. Ismael| Date: Sat, 18 Apr 2020 16:15:50 +0000

Senators Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara and Mary Grace Poe in separate statements on Saturday urged the government to hasten mass and random testing, particularly at the community level, in order to contain the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) more effectively. As of press time, there are now 5,878 cases of Covid-19 in the […]

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Senate Doc: All senators tested for coronavirus

Credit to Author: Bernadette Tamayo| Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 16:26:15 +0000

THE head of the Senate’s medical and dental department had defended senators’ move to have themselves tested for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) after one of them got infected. Dr. Cristeta del Rosario-Cocjin, chief of the Senate Medical and Dental Bureau, said the tests were “wise and proper as a precautionary step to assure the […]

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Eid’l Fitr message: Senators call for peace, justice in Mindanao

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 02:58:38 +0000

Eid'l Fitr message: Senators call for peace, justice in Mindanao

In observance of Eid’l Fitr, senators are wishing for peace and justice for the Muslim communities especially in Mindanao.

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