Tag Archives: Vice President Leni Robredo

Statement of Senators Frank Drilon, Risa Hontiveros, and Kiko Pangilinan on VP Leni Robredo’s successful efforts during the COVID pandemic

“We are outraged by the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission’s plan to investigate Vice President Leni Robredo just because her efforts to extend assistance to Filipino families struggling to make both ends meet during this national crisis may embarrass the government. When has helping people become a crime? Is it a crime to look for resources so […]

On VP Leni accepting offer to co-chair inter-agency on anti-illegal drugs

Statement of Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan on VP Leni accepting offer to co-chair inter-agency on anti-illegal drugs Sinusuportahan natin ang pasya ni Vice President Leni na tanggapin ang posisyon bilang co-chair ng inter-agency on anti-illegal drugs. Maliwanag ang naging pahayag ng ating Bise Pangulo na sa pagtanggap niya sa nasabing hamon ay tututulan nya ang […]

Pangilinan files VP Leni’s People Empowerment Act

First introduced by then Camarines Sur Rep. and now Vice President Leni Robredo in the 16th Congress, the proposed People Empowerment Act is making a comeback through a bill filed by Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan. Pangilinan said Senate Bill No. 692 would strengthen local government units as it would institutionalize the participation of people’s organizations, […]

On Supreme Court action on electoral protest of Bongbong Marcos

Statement of Minority Senators Leila De Lima, Franklin Drilon, Risa Hontiveros, and Kiko Pangilinan on Supreme Court action on electoral protest of Bongbong Marcos Naninindigan ang Minorya sa Senado sa makatuwiran at makabuluhang pag-iral ng ating mga batas. Mariin kaming tumututol sa desisyon ng Korte Supremang pumapabor kay Ginoong Marcos sa electoral protest nito ukol […]

Hold Secretary Locsin to account for unprofessional, disorderly conduct: Kiko

Sen. Francis Pangilinan on Foreign Affairs Secretary Teddy Locsin calling VP names Hold Secretary Locsin to account for unprofessional, disorderly conduct: Kiko Bagamat nag sorry na si Secretary Locsin, mariin pa rin nating kinokondena ang kanyanag pambabastos, panlalait, at pang-iinsulto kay VP Leni Robredo sa social media. Ang ganitong klase ng panlalait at pambabastos ay […]

1 YEAR AFTER

VP Leni helps over 58,000 in rural development, feeding, medical, educational programs Through its Angat Buhay program, the Office of the Vice President has reached 36,046 individuals and 22,275 families, with almost P52.72 million worth of resources for rural development, feeding and nutrition programs, medical and dental missions, as well as educational infrastructure provided by […]

The year that was

May last year, the Liberal Party of the Philippines crossed a turning point: From being the ruling party, the LP had to recover its purpose as a party in the margins. And as the nation struggled toward the promise of change, LP was also severely tested. Dissent was stifled with a barrage of propaganda and […]

ON THE P.E.T. RULING

We are disheartened by the Presidential Electoral Tribunal’s ruling to affirm the election protest filed by Ferdinand Marcos Jr. Despite a sound counter-protest by Vice President Leni Robredo, PET emphasized that the “sufficiency” of Marcos’s protest “is already beyond dispute.” However, we wonder how the protest was found to be sufficient in form and substance […]

5 Reasons why the Liberal Party is against the Reimposition of Death Penalty

1. Death penalty does not stop criminals from committing crimes. “Para sa akin, dahil hindi naman na-po-prove ng statistics na mayroon tayong death penalty, bumaba ang crime incidents.  Kaya sa atin, hindi po ako sang-ayon.” – Vice President Leni Robredo Even during the time when our country employed capital punishment, the crime rate did not […]