Press Releases

On the 2020 COA Report and DOH Budget
August 18, 2021

A year ago, a nurse from Cainta made headlines. In a viral Facebook post, Joie Cruz said that her mom, 47-year-old Maria Theresa Cruz, died before even getting her hazard pay….

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Law institutionalizing emergency benefits for frontliners filed in Senate – Pangilinan
August 17, 2021

FRONTLINE health workers will now be assured of additional benefits during public health emergencies in a new Senate bill….

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Pangilinan pushes for agricultural pension for farmers, fisherfolk

SENATOR Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan on Monday filed a measure that seeks to create a social security and pension program for farmers and fisherfolk….

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More will go hungry if DA budget cut: Pangilinan
August 15, 2021

MORE Filipinos will go hungry if the proposed budget of the Department of Agriculture (DA) is cut further, Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan said Sunday….

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Pangilinan asks Comelec to reconsider voter’s registration extension
August 9, 2021

with the two-week lockdown in Metro Manila expected to heavily impact voter’s registration, Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan on Monday asked the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to reconsider decision to not extend voter’s registration….

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Families to remain intact if local food production earned more than jobs abroad: Pangilinan
August 8, 2021

FILIPINO families would remain together and not separated by overseas work if local food production earned more than jobs abroad, Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan says, as he advocates for bigger investment in agriculture to create more lucrative jobs in the country….

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Vaccination best shield against Covid variants: Pangilinan
August 6, 2021

AS more vaccine doses arrive amid the looming threat of the Covid-19 Delta variant, Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan encourages Filipinos to get vaccinated….

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Govt must ensure food ayuda during lockdown: Pangilinan
August 4, 2021

THE government must ensure that Filipinos will have food on the table during the lockdown period to keep them at home and out of risk of contracting Covid-19, Senator Francis Pangilinan said Wednesday….

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Full implementation of Sagip Saka Law can lower food prices even during calamities: Pangilinan
August 3, 2021

AS FOOD prices continue to rise due to the recent Typhoon Fabian, the current oil price hike, and the ongoing Covid pandemic …

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