Speeches

Appeal to Extend Voter Registration
September 14, 2021

Good evening to our colleagues. I rise on a matter of personal and collective privilege. Noong Lunes, September 6, nagbukas na muli ang voter registration sa mga lugar sa ilalim ng Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine….

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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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Senate Resolution 776, honoring the life of service of Maria Zeneida “Nini” Quezon-Avancena and expressing the profound sympathy and sincere condolences of the Senate on her passing
July 28, 2021

Magandang hapon, colleagues. I rise today to honor the life and service of Maria Zenaida “Nini” Quezon-Avanceña…

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EXPLANATION OF ‘NO’ VOTE ON HOUSE BILL 7332 RENEWING THE FRANCHISE OF DITO TELECOMMUNITY CORPORATION
March 24, 2021

Mr. President, my dear colleagues: We recognize the crucial role of fast, reliable, accessible…

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SENATE HEARING ON RISING FOOD PRICES SENATOR FRANCIS “KIKO” PANGILINAN
February 1, 2021

Thank you, Madam Chairperson. Thank you, distinguished colleagues in the Senate. At sa ating mga resource persons, magandang umaga po sa kanilang lahat….

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OPENING STATEMENT – Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan Senate Hearing on Charter Change
January 28, 2021

We are here to tackle the following measures:
1. Resolution of Both Houses 1 entitled “A Resolution of Both Houses of Congress Proposing Amendments…

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SPONSORSHIP SPEECH OF SEN. FRANCIS “KIKO” PANGILINAN ON PROPOSED SENATE RESOLUTION 616
January 26, 2021

Thank you, Mr. President, Majority Leader, colleagues. Magandang hapon. Given the uncertainties and fears brought by the Covid-19 pandemic…

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