RETIRING SENATORS

Cabinet posts await Lacson, Pangilinan

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DAVAO CITY—Senators Panfilo “Ping” Lacson and Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan, whose terms will end on June 30, will soon be part of the official family of President Aquino.

Aquino himself confirmed the development in an ambush interview here, saying his two allies in the Senate would be named to several key positions in his Cabinet in what could be a minor reorganization ahead of his State of the Nation Address in July.

Both senators are retiring this June after completing two consecutive terms, and are thus barred from seeking reelection in the May polls.

The President made no mention of specific positions, except that Pangilinan will work in the agriculture department and Lacson will serve as troubleshooter.

“Kiko, in particular, has several aspects of the agricultural sector he wants to concentrate on,” the President said, noting that Pangilinan is a member of the ruling Liberal Party.

“He has already discussed his ideas with Secretary Proceso Alcala, and we will try to maximize his involvement in our administration to the benefit of the agricultural sector,” said the President.

The President did not set a timetable for his new appointments, but he expected Pangilinan to join his Cabinet “in the quickest possible time.”

In a text message to the Inquirer, Pangilinan said he readily accepted the President’s offer, saying he is “willing to help in whatever capacity.”

Lacson, on the other hand, will have a “more general role” as troubleshooter for the President.

“Initially, it will be like a fireman putting out fires. So he will not have a specific agency that he’ll report to,” the President said.

“But when there is a particular group that needs my undivided attention, he will be the one providing that undivided attention. But we still have to work on details (of his assignment),” he added.

In a weekly news forum at the Senate, Lacson said he has accepted the new Cabinet-level position in principle, which he described as “exciting.”

“It’s not an existing position. You’ll find out [more about it] later when we’re already working. It’s going to be exciting. And I’ll create more enemies,” he said.

“Of course, I want to know the details such as how much authority would be granted to me. The reason for this is that when I accept a position, I want it so that I would have to perform. If it’s only a paper position, if it’s a paper tiger, nothing will happen. You’re bound to fail,” Lacson said.

Lacson said that when he accepted the position of Philippine National Police (PNP) chief during the term of former President Joseph Estrada, he made it clear “that awesome responsibility should be supplemented by the commensurate authority he gave to me.”

“After three months, for example, and the President sees that I’m not performing well, he can take away the authority given to me. Of course, [Estrada] gave me blanket authority in the PNP for long time so I was able to do what I wanted,” Lacson said.

Pangilinan and Lacson will retire from the Senate in June after serving two consecutive terms since 2001, when they ran as candidates of the opposition to then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

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  • duviz7533

    lacson to be a cabinet member..sayang bilib pa naman ako kay prez aquino..hindi na ngayon,hindi ka lang pala abnoy,kabaro mo pala din talaga si pinky lacson KKK mo si pinky..kabaro,kabarilan,katsupaan..nawala na ang respeto ko sa iyo abnoy naprez

    • ernievictory

       e sino ka ba ? hindi bale na . sa iyo na lang ang respeto mo , supot ?

    • http://twitter.com/gfarishta gibreel farishta

      katsup? ulam ba yun, bai?  

  • pulis

    Kawawang Pilipinas..Whooooaaaa!

  • EdgarEdgar

    Mr. Noted will keep note and keep count of all the people Noynoy hates and wants to kill.

    Mr. Rub-Out King will rub out the people Noynoy hates and wants to kill.

    Both perfect for the job.

    • OleSapra aka ARGUS

       Ibinibilang mo na ba ang sarili mo na kaaway ni Lacson? Ingat, baka maRUB-OUT ka.

      • http://twitter.com/gfarishta gibreel farishta

        nasaan sina aida, si lorna at si fe?

      • OleSapra aka ARGUS

        Binabantayan nina Ana, Lisa at Cion sina Aida, Lorna at Fe. Kasi, sabay-sabay na nanganak.

  • $20722540

    sabi ni pinoynot, kasuhan mga yan ng rub-out/murder.  sabi naman ni lacson ang kanyang appointed na trouble shooter, mali ka don, shoot-out po yon.  omg!  meron na ngayon supporter yong mga rub-out experts sa office of the president

  • nes911

    Give other pinoys a chance. Not those politicians.

  • Maldi2

    Wala na ba talagang iba?  ower and authority corrupts!  Kakasuka na ang mga ito sa kapit tuko sa kapangyarihan sa gobyerno.  Di pa ba sila yumaman?  Or gusto lang nilang manatili sa kapangyarihan?  Mga ganid din naman talaga oh!  WTF!

  • maypakialamtayo

    pangilinan sa agriculture? wala bang iba? ni hindi nga alam nyan kung papaano nabuhay ang palay mula binhi hanggang bigas eh!

    reporter: secretary kiko, ano po ang pagkakaiba ng carrots sa kamote?
    sec. kiko: ang kamote ay nasa kantang bahay kubo ang carrots ay wala.

    • ernievictory

       wala ka bang jokes na nakakatawa ? masyadong corny e…
      kung wala ,igan , tumahimik ka na lang pwede ba ?

      • UrHONOR

        RELAK ka lang, kabayan….sa halip na papurihan mo yong mga korni dyoks na nanggagaling ka-ibuturan ng aming creativite naughty minds, e, half-full glass pa ang nakikita mo.  Ikaw ba, kabayan, e, meron ka bang korni dyok na ma-ipamamahagi sa amin?

    • batangpaslit

      hehehe….may flower pot naman siguro sa bahay niang tinitirahan, so, hindi rin sia “zero” pag dating sa flower pot culture

  • UrHONOR

    MY HONORABLE RECOMMENDATIONS:  To utilize their years of experience, talents, and expertise, I suggest to appoint one in the MEDICINE… and the other in the FILING, cabinets.  

    • tarikan

      Ok si Pinky sa medicine cabinet kasi para dyan ang Rubbing-out alcohol. Si Noted Kiko naman sa filing cabinet kasi yung mga “noteds” nya. Nga pala qualified naman si Kiko sa Agri. kasi model daw ng hog feeds si Mega Maga. 

      • UrHONOR

        EASY ka lang, kabayan, sa remarks mo MEGA-MEGA…..baka makatikim ka ng tsinelas ni Kiko….mahigpit na ka-bagang ni Panfy yan.  Sige ka, noh!  In fairness at sa totoo lang!  :)

      • tarikan

        tusukin ko ng heels ko ang mata nya hehehe. At baka maagang maghanap ng kapalit si Mega Maga hehehe pa. Ayos ka lang ba UrHONOR?

      • UrHONOR

        AYOS lang, tarikan!  Huwag kang masyadong pasisiguro kay Panfy….maraming alam na techniques at tactics yan sa larangan ng logistics at strads.  Tulad ng alam nating lahat, tapos yan as PMMMA kaya nahasa ng husto sa culinary talents habang iniiwasan ang kanyang mga masugid na taga-subaybay na taga NBI.

  • UrHONOR

    >>>The President made no mention of specific positions, except that Pangilinan will work in the agriculture department and Lacson will serve as troubleshooter.<<<

    SABI ni Kikay, magaling naman daw sa "bukid" na langit si Kiko, kaya pwede sa Agri.
    At si Panfy naman, talagang magaling na SHOOTER….at sa TROUBLE.  Kaya pwede ding trouble na, shooter pa. :) 

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_W6H5DZKUQTUASP4S6CGTK7B3E4 kevin

      Baka naman ,Trouble Maker,,,,

      • Tama Lang

         meron siyang specialty..how to make rubout & salvage legal.

      • UrHONOR

        KEYRPUL, Bro, masakit manghambalos yan ng step-in!

  • boybakal

    Cabinet posts await Lacson, Pangilinan….

    What? same old faces.
    Give others a chance. Wala na bang pagpilian.
    Hindi lang trapo tong mga ito, kupas na trapo.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_NPV7TOHIJPG3UMTLQDTHLQJR7Y Jack

      ikakabinet ba sila ni pnoy?

    • Jay Alvin Madrigal

      exactly. pangilinan in agriculture is a big, fat bs

  • Mattino2011

    who says alang lovelife at sex life si pnoy ? hahaha

    • Jay Alvin Madrigal

      ay bet ko to! threesome!!!

  • Paulstronghold

    Noted…

  • geminimind

    A house with so much decorations becomes untidy anyway you look at it.

    • Karabkatab

      Hahaha… with lots of cabinets stocked in the hallway.  This government is a living contradiction indeed.  While the bureaucracy is being trimmed down through their rationalization plan, Malacanang is creating cabinet positions without functions and mandates.  Para bagang ikaw ay bumili ng maraming gulong na wala ka pa namang sasakyan.  Anak ng wekwek naman kayo……

      • ernievictory

         ikaw pala ang magaling , e di ikaw na ang presidente ! teka muna , ano’ng posisyon na ba ang nahawakan mo , barangay tanod ?

      • Karabkatab

        Ikaw na ang magaling vic tori.  Eh, ano ngayong kung ako ay isang hamak na barangay tanod lang? kakasa ka ba?  Sige inom ka muna ng maraming sabaw baka sumigla iyang utak ipis mo. Su parot mong lintian ka…. hahaha…

      • thunderbolt01

        Supalpal si vicky. hahaah

      • maypakialamtayo

        pagpasensyanhan mo na si ernievicky, bading yan at tumira na naman ng shabu yan, tingnan mo naman mga comment nya pangkalye at parang tambay lang, hoy magbayad ka sa internet shop ha!

    • tarikan

      Sa bahay namin pre maraming “cabinets” kaya laging kaming may bukol…nababangga eh. Ganyan ang mangyayari kay PNoy, eh four-eyes pa naman sya. Bukol Pnoy or Bukels Pnoy hehe. 

  • carlcid

    A pair of useless politicians who, at the country’s expense, are collecting personal debts owed by the administration.

  • noyab

    SEN SANTIAGO DI BA KAYO KINAKABAHAN SA EXPERT SA RUBOUT NA PINKY LACSON

  • JIMBOYPALABOY

    bakit si alcala ang iyong tatangaling pres. penoy. kung sino ang magaling siya pa ang iyong papalitan. hindi ba siya kkk pres penoy. 

  • virgo57

    Pambihira naman itong si Pnoy sa lahat na ilalagay nya sa Dep’t of Agriculture si Kiko Pangilinan pa ang pinili?! Nagkaubosan na ba ng qualified, competent at genuine na magiing secretary? Parang regalo na pinamimigay ni Pnoy ang position at nakakasuka dahil sa taong walang alam at emotion sa magsasaka ang magdadala. Sigurado itong kumag na Kiko Pangilinan hindi alam ang kalabaw at araro, manok at itlog at palay sa mais. Aalis sa senado Buti naman at nag iwan ng napakagaling na juvenile delinquency bill at baka gagawa ito ng memo na ang hayop pang araro ay aso, pusa ay national animal at si Sharon ay model ng hog feeds na bagay na bagay. Pnoy panot ka na nga at apat pa ang mata di kapa rin natuto ng cabinet member selection.

    • batangpaslit

      hehehe…
      hay, ano ang magawa natin. sana, bukas 2016 na para magsimula ng panibago

    • tarikan

      Si Manay Sharon ay vegetarian na raw kaya qualified maging Secretary of Agriculture si Mr. Mega Kiko. 

  • hpprint

    sana sa DILG nlang si lacson

  • batangsulpok

    Puro recycled lang ang mga taong inilalagay ni Pnoy kaya wala rin mababago sa kaniyang administration, wala na bang ibang qualified?  Siguradong pag nalagay si Pinky sa puwesto ay mawawalang lahat ng kaso ng mga PMAers o di kaya ay patatagalin ng husto hanggang sa malimutan tulad ng Kuratong Baleleng at Dacer-Corbito cases.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_NPV7TOHIJPG3UMTLQDTHLQJR7Y Jack

    Pinky to be appointed as trouble shooter (backdoor negotiator/rub-out specialist)

  • tarikan

    Alternate positions for the two: Pinky in Rubout Investigation Board and Kiko in Juvenile Delinquency Board. 

  • kilabot

    no objection. 
    as long as they occupy the kitchen and toilet cabinet positions.

  • nakatutok

    Sen KIKO CUNETA..whose only shining moment of fame is his repeated moronic response of NOTED…NOTED..NOTED..during the 2004 election canvassing of votes…
    ..ano kaya ang real score sa kanila ni David Celdran. his “roommate”while in UP Diliman???

    • Jay Alvin Madrigal

      ooooh, juicy. i heard this too when i was in up. open secret na ata within colleagues

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_4QAIR53YIPJLMPSQJZTOJIGBVI Jaz

    Lacson, on the other hand, will have a “more general role” as troubleshooter for the President.
     
    -Kaya troubleshooter, Lacson will be the one to shoot those who will put Pnoy and his administration into “trouble” he 
     he he!

  • $16638896

    ok naman si alcala sa DA, bkt papalitan pa ni kiko. ano naman alam nya sa trabahong yun.

    • padrefaura

      Magaling mag alaga ng baboy…. Si sharon

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_T4UWEQIDXLS7RQXY2DDQTV6MNE carol

    Iba talaga kapag ka alyado,may ready nang posisyon. Si Lacson, clear ang kaso dahil kay pwenoy, itong si pangit-linan, agriculture, anong alam mo diyan? huwag nang pakialaman.
    hayy 

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/53PNN2WSIQM6WLEOBGOCKQLV74 Jose

      Sya yata yung nasa kwento na namasyal sa Batangas sabi raw dun sa Batangueno ” Ang tataas ng palay ninyo saka ang gaganda” sagot daw nung Batagueno Al eh!  hindi po yan palay talahib po yaan!  Peace po tayo.

  • tra6Gpeche

    This does not make sense. Why would President Aquino appoint Mr. Lacson for a cabinet post? Unless, of course, the “daang matuwid” is beginning to become “daang baluktot and “daang mabaho.”

  • XY ZEE

    “Kinikilig akesh!!!” – Pinky

    • Jay Alvin Madrigal

      ay bet ko din to. 

  • UrHONOR

    SA mga bumubulusok ang damdamin sa mga TRAPO:  Huwag ninyong kalimutan na kung walang TRAPO, hindi malilinis ang bahay o ang isang bagay na marumi.  Maaari ang basahan, pero, sabi ng isa dito, e, me-es.

  • Stuubs

    Troubleshooter?…. shoot those Abnoy’s troublemaker dead,, that role suits him well. 

  • Jay Alvin Madrigal

    there are so many instances where abnoy gets too full of himself. as if he’s god’s precious gift to the country and you should follow his way or the highway. preempting the appointment of his two best allies is reconditioning the public of the things to come. why appoint politicians when there are specialists, academics, and independent experts who know BETTER. political favors, it’s the bane of this country. 

    • Observer_din

      oh, you know better ? :)

      • Jay Alvin Madrigal

        no. did i ever mention that i knew better? that’s why you need to appoint specialists, academics, and experts on this field rather than age-old politicians who know nothing about it. given that pangilinan’s projects may have good intentions, they would be a lot better if an agricultural expert handles them.

  • Jay Alvin Madrigal

    one more thing, i thought abnoy was against people who are hungry for power? isn’t reassigning politicians who have ended their terms to crucial government positions (not to mention CREATING new positions) just another way of retaining power-hungry trapos? abnoy is slapping our faces using his hairy balls and we don’t even care.  

    • Observer_din

      i think you like it when PNOY slaps you with his “HAIRY BALLS” ‘coz you dont even care. LOL

      • Jay Alvin Madrigal

        im the one who’s gonna cut it and feed it to the dogs

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/BENEG3KF4D5BYL5NK5XYMHYETY Josh

    hindi na kelangan si lacson. ano pang trouble shoot kung mga matuwid mga cabinets sa mga tungkulin, if not matuwid remove these cabinets right away. sayang na naman pasweldo nitong lacson ibigay nalang sa mga nangangailangan….pnoy don’t be overly protective/too accommodating of your allies you might lose some ordinary peoples’ support.

    • Jay Alvin Madrigal

      truly agree

  • maypakialamtayo

    yari kana pnoy sa dalawang ito, si lacson dating bata ni erap, walang loyalty, si kiko dating bata ni gloria may pa noted, noted pa ang lintek wala rin palang loyalty, malamang si pnoy hindi matatapos ang 2016 madadale ng dalawang ito.

  • marivon

    noted – Pangilinan.
    Delikado sa cabinet lahat ng project noted walang action.

    Lacson is more of a trouble maker than trouble shooter.
    Erap gave him a blanket authority before kasi wala naman alam si Erap kung hindi johnny walker blue ngayon beso beso sila ni Johnny enrile.

  • felix1959

    Hindi na kailangan ni Pnoy si Lacson ,kaya na ni Purisima yan, pampagulo lang yang berdugong si Lacson!

  • felix1959

    Si Pangilinan parang hipon na ginagawang bagoong…kung saan ang agos doon din ang punta…balimbing!!!

  • mad_as_Hamlet

    If PNoy appoints Sen. Lacson to any government position except as the official Malacanang make-up artist, then I will have little doubt that it will be the end of the road for the “matuwid na daan”.

    • cogito728sum

      This very brief comment of yours mi amici pains me terribly because early on  I could safely say that we belonged to the same side of the fence, defending this President from persistent, from our point of view, unjstified criticisms.  And rightly so because aside from the fact that we reposed our hopes and trusts to this President for meaningful societal change, we (I) in particular, firmly believed then that most of the critics, especially Tiglao and Doronila, were excessively unjust in the attacks of this “student council” administration.  And I still believe that these two gentlemen critics of Pres. Aquino are still harsh in their methods of criticism of this administration.  Unfortunately, this President is clearly faltering in his handling of the presidency the latest of which is the way he handled the case of Kiram and the allegely lost letters from him.  There are other few unpresidential gaffes this President has committed deviating clearly from the “daang matuwid” which I would rather not elaborate this time.

      Elsewhere, Lacson has shown contradiction of this President already on the Atimonan massacre insulting the intelligence of the general public as if he’s the only soul who can discern what a “rubout” is.  I dread the thought of him, much as we disliked Gloria Arroyo and her corrupt administration, going after her in revenge of what she did to him.  In the event this scenario happens, which to me is not farfetched, then the “daang matuwid” would have reached its precipitous end, a sad fate indeed of a man we thought could bring what every Filipino hoped for.  Merci mi amici!

      • Jesuit13

        You said it all Bud ..  I and thousands like you   share  the same thoughts.  .. The appointment of a comelec commissoiner charged  and found guilty of electoral fraud . was bad enough  . but Lacson’s appointment broke the camel’s back .. All good things really does come to an end.

      • mad_as_Hamlet

        Yes, my good friend, the appointments now and those to come, and the disappointments, seem to cascade one after the other. I cannot see how the President can be blind to how the people showed their deep admiration and respect for the late Sec. Robredo and what he symbolized. Or, if the President sees it, it is simply amazing how then can he possibly distrust, or neglect, or overlook what the people hope and clamor for—-for him to use the great powers of his office and take this one rare chance our country ever had in getting good men in government, shutting the door to those with dubious intentions, and booting out the bad ones who managed to squirm their way in before. 

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_BL2GYU35SO6HTJUEAUTXS3QFYM George Lapulapu

    wrong choices…

    • Observer_din

      you think you are better? :)

  • mekeni62

    iba talaga ang lakas ni Pingping. non-existent ang post pero very special. payback time nga naman.
    sayang na naman ang pasahod diyan.

    • Observer_din

      wala naman yata ako maalalang utang si PNOY ke Lacson, alam ko si Pinky ang malaki utang na loob ke PNOY.

  • est

    lacson killer

  • droccu

    “Lacson, on the other hand, will have a “more general role” as troubleshooter for the President.”
    Isn’t this Jojo Ochoa’s role now? Will he take over Ochoa’s present position as crime czar which covers also  the Presidential Anti-Organized Crime Task Force (PAOCTF)?

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_E3CE56OQVPC4RPYD2NR4VD3SUE Bert

    If Pnoy is really SINCERE about his TUWID NA DAAN, bakit palagi nalang RECYCLED POLITICIANS ang inilagay nya sa gobyerno? Is political loyalty his only criteria?

    BAYAD UTANG na naman?

    • Observer_din

      wala naman syang utang ke Kiko, lalo na ke Lacson. hehehe

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/RDDM5UQ45HLPPKM66KYEBCMTCE dave

        si Lacson ang may utang. After Lacson went to fugitive, I remember nagusap sila somewhere on a bridge inauguration in Cavite. Pnoy asking Lacson, he would be free to come in the open, if he helps him in torturing GMA on what else they could get to blame her. i.e. the Corona impeachment, election sabotage, PNP Helicopter deal, Charity sweepstakes fund etc.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_E3CE56OQVPC4RPYD2NR4VD3SUE Bert

        owwsss, are you sure? after years of being FUGITIVE, di ba pinky was welcomed in red carpet by pnoy in malacanang?

      • Observer_din

        why ano naman ang alam mo na utang ni PNOy ke Lacson? share mo naman kasi pati mga newsmen walang sinasabing ganun,baka mas me alam? :)

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_3RMNEZCQQHXWOQRXJROQ2CORFU Homer Guo

    mga corrupt at kriminal lang ang aayaw ke lacson.

  • http://www.businessinsider.com/the-art-of-war-sun-tzu-2011-5?op=1 SunTzu

    “Lacson will serve as troubleshooter”

    Perfect man for the job, if you cause trouble, he will shoot you!

  • http://www.businessinsider.com/the-art-of-war-sun-tzu-2011-5?op=1 SunTzu

    “Pangilinan will work in the agriculture”

    Pefect man for the job also, his wife Sharon Cuneta sure knows everything you need to know when it comes to food

  • Fulpol

    “It’s not an existing position. You’ll find out [more about it] later when we’re already working. It’s going to be exciting. And I’ll create more enemies,” he said

    ———————————————-

    i’m not sure if those “enemies” of the people like hold appers, snatchers, kidnappers, thieves and other criminals is what Lacson trying to imply as to create more enemies…

    or “personal enemies” perhaps… 

    my competitor is my enemy??

    LOL

  • Fulpol

    “Kiko, in particular, has several aspects of the agricultural sector he wants to concentrate on,” the President said, noting that Pangilinan is a member of the ruling Liberal Party

    ——————————————————

    i’m no sure if Sharon Cuneta eat too much junk foods… rather than organic

    i’m not sure if Sharon Cuneta eat too much fatty foods.. rather than grains, veggies

    Kiko loves Sharon… what Sharon loves, Kiko gives…

    … what we get from Kiko might be “junky” and “fatty” agricultural produce…

    LOL

  • Fulpol

    BS Aquino III chided: “GMA appointed her gardeners and beauticians to an important gov’t positions”…

    “why can’t I appoint Lacson and Kiko to top positions?”…

    GMA is always the yardstick…

    LOL

    • Observer_din

      always, kaya lang kulang sa sukat na yardstick. LOL

  • $23257130

    mga tuta ng abnoytard. ppppppwwweeehhhh kadiri eeeeeeeeeeewwwwwwwww

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/3AXROSN6LN5YP66EONOKGSSYFY Ngiping Dilaw

      Yang pweeeeh kadiri ewww ay lisensyado na kay Echuserang Froglet. No copyright na.Patented na sa kanya! Ikaw ang original Echusera.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/3AXROSN6LN5YP66EONOKGSSYFY Ngiping Dilaw

    Bayad utang daw ang pagtatalaga kay Kiko. May kasabihan nga,
    ANG DI LUMINGON SA PAGKAKAUTANG
    DI MAKAKAULIT KAILANMAN.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/55XNXOYBNF6BG3EWOM5V4YMWXM Pedro

    Senator Lacson, sana po mag concentrate kayo sa giyera laban  sa mga holdapers – murderers  kapag  nasa gabinete  na  kayo ni President Noynoy . . .shoot-to-kill na dapat yung holdaper na pumatay sa isang dalagang taga Maynila noong Wednesday sa isang jeepney hold up  at  yung holdaper na pumatay sa isang French national  na nagjo-jogging  sa  Pasay. . .

  • boybakal

    Kiko in the Agriculture dep’t. No way.
    He is not a face of the farmer. A farmer is industrious, sunburned laborer.
    Pangilinan is like turtle who is slow, batugan looking. It is a shame.
    Enough of this…Better Pangilinan in Bucor as caretaker of  young criminals who he does not want to be jailed.

  • ruben_bush

     Pangilinan…..yes na yes!!!!! Ping…..???? Dacer double murder, kuratong balelong, etc at madami pang iba!!!! NO….. NO….. NO !!!!! 

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/RDDM5UQ45HLPPKM66KYEBCMTCE dave

    Pangilinan on Dept of Agriculture??? May i know the qualification?

  • speedstream2

    From indications, aren’t things going rather well at the DA under its current head? Like they say, why change horses midstream? On the other hand, what can the other guy bring to the table? Wouldn’t he just be hounded by various issues?

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_GLLLMBSX5AMH3KQSHIIRQQYRGM milo go

    Mr. President you be careful on this two appointments. These were two clueless senators and one of them has violated all known laws on the books

  • disqusted0fu

    Both Lacson and Pangilinan will soon officially be KKKs. The expansion of this elite group of Pnoy with the addition of these two Senators will not do good for the PH. Now all the more that the FOI bill has to be passed, urgently! 

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_3TWVIBNBHJIBKXLUC5IT2JYM5E Harry

    He is just giving everyone an opportunity. 
    For how else can he implement equal distribution of wealth in a democracy?
    Just like our AFP, there is the revolving-door system.

  • BOYPDAF

    Lacson as TRoubleshooter..if there’s a trouble PING PING!!!Yan ang gusto ni PNOY mga KABARILAN…ending nyan Touble maker

  • Dawn Dare

    Do we even have ample Muslim representation in the cabinet? Stop cronyism.

  • regd

    Man, there’s trouble ahead. If none, he will create one! We are screwed!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Juan-Dela-Cruz/100001405114163 Juan Dela Cruz

    Better we need Lacson to have more metal hand inside Malacanang! Let them have Law Enforcer…

  • matalino matalino

    Pangilinan is very slow mentally and he is not very creative and organized in solving political problems. Pwede siya sa legislating but not in figuring out what to do. Si Lacson naman- well, mabilis sa draw- at kilala siya sa mundo ng mga law enforcer- na head siya ng malaking, very deadly, very sophisticated, well-organized mafia- whose members are brilliant, bloodthirsty police and military officers like Michael Ray Aquino and Glenn Dumlao. Obviously, bobo na naman si P-Noy sa pagpili.

    Lacson is tough and brilliant but the problem with him is that he is very selective and  by any means, he will protect the interests of the members of his mafia. (Remind yourself of what he did for Michael Ray Aquino and Glenn Dumlao recently.)

  • mulanay

    I want to see Lacson deal with criminal syndicates, including smugglers. Continue with the clean-up you started before!

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