Legarda: New York condo duly declared; fellow Team PNoy bet behind smear drive

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Senatorial candidate Loren Legarda. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines — Having had enough, re-electionist Sen. Loren Legarda has lashed out at a publicist she identified as “Willie F.” who she claimed had been hired by a fellow senatorial candidate to dislodge her from the top spot in surveys.

Legarda called a press conference at the Team PNoy headquarters in Makati City to respond to allegations that she had failed to include in her statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) a Park Avenue apartment in New York City and a mansion reportedly worth hundreds of millions of pesos in Forbes Park.

The senator initially presented a certification signed by her lawyers indicating that the New York apartment had been listed in her SALN since 2007 when she won a fresh term after losing the  vice presidential race to fellow broadcaster Noli de Castro in 2004.

Legarda said the property was purchased while she was still married to former Batangas Gov. Antonio Leviste. Their marriage has been annulled.

A greater part of the news conference, however, centered on how Willie F. had allegedly sent to journalists “column feeds” about her supposed efforts to conceal the New York property and her eventual decision to reveal it only in her 2011 SALN submitted at the height of the impeachment trial of then Chief Justice Renato Corona last year.

It would be recalled that Corona’s failure to include significant assets such as condominium units and dollar deposits in his SALN convinced senator-judges to convict him of culpable violation of the Constitution and other offenses.

“The certification I have in my hand, prepared by my lawyers, is clear: The SALN I filed on June 30, 2007 includes the New York property subject of the black propaganda, described as ‘Other Investment’ in Annex A,” Legarda’s prepared statement said.

She noted that in that SALN, she disclosed the property having an amount of P7,175,000 “equal to one-fourth of the total investment in the acquisition of apartment amounting to P28,700,000.”

“Beginning December 31, 2007 up to December 31, 2010, the same property was also included in the SALN described as `Equity in Real Property,’ also one-fourth of the total P 28,700,000,” the statement said.

“As of December 31, 2011 and December 31, 2012 the New York property was also included in my SALN described as `Real Property-USA,’’’ it added.

Legarda named Philippine Star columnist Domini Torrevillas and Alvin Capino of Business Mirror as just two of the columnists who alerted her about e-mails supposedly sent by Willie F. with a request that these be used.

Legarda provided reporters with photocopies of an e-mail message apparently forwarded to her by Torrevillas.

Dated “1 May 2013,” the e-mail said: “Dear Domini, Hope you can use this for your col (sic) … Best regards, Willie F.”

The column feed is titled “Is Legarda the lady (sic) Corona?”

“Hindi ko po alam kung sino o baka naman kilala po nyo. Nakalulungkot na ang black propaganda nanggagaling po sa isang PR (public relations officer) ng isang senatorial candidate,” Legarda told reporters.

Her voice suddenly shaking, the senator added: “Kailangan na akong magsalita at di maaari na kung sinong malinis ang siyang binabato. (I have to speak out and somebody who is clean should not be hit.) The number one senator does not run away.”

Legarda said that apart from her, this rival was also targeting a third senatorial candidate who was also doing well in the surveys until recently.

“The other target is slowly going down because of their efforts,” she noted.

Reporters peppered Legarda with questions about Willie F. and his client.

Legarda would not reveal their identities on camera, only hinting that her rival was a male reelectionist senator who also spread wild rumors about President Aquino’s mental health during his presidential run in 2010.

“He is known in the media as ‘Boy Kuryente (bum steer),’” she added. Apparently, the moniker was coined when the senator’s allegation against Mr. Aquino was later debunked.

Legarda said she had a talk with the President before calling reporters. “Thank you for your patience, Loren,” she recalled the President telling her on the line.

She said she reminded the President that the other candidate also spread nasty rumors about his mental health when he ran for president in 2010.

Legarda added that Sen. Franklin Drilon, who managed the Team PNoy senatorial campaign, had given her permission to use the Makati headquarters after she told him of what the other candidate had been doing.

It would be recalled that Legarda first revealed the alleged effort to pull her down from first place in surveys after her appearance in the first Inquirer Senate Forum held in Diliman, Quezon City.

She told the Inquirer at the time that another candidate among those enjoying a comfortable ranking in the surveys was behind text messages maligning her.

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  • themask celestial

    Loren can just simply post her SALN from latest to 2007 and show to the public. She can use her FB to do it and dispel the rumor.

  • BOYPDAF

    obviously that senator is having his own personal interest!same as UNA leaders!the three just want their 3 siblings thats it..its a line up 3 not 12 not 9!

    • MULEN

      The controversy strictly involves two admin senatorial candidates. Sa apat na sentences or so, tatlo patungkol sa UNA LOL!

  • Fulpol

    so the culprit is Alan Peter Cayetano??

    LOL

    • commissioner

      ayon sa clue na “who also spread wild rumors about President Aquino’s mental health during his presidential run in 2010.”, mukhang siya ang tinutukoy ng senadora dahil naalala ko nung nakaraang halalan, siya ang nagbanggit nang ganyan paratang. at yung isa naman sa senador na sumasadsad sa survey ay maaring si escudero. Kung sabagay siya ang pinaka makikinabang dahil consistent #3 at minsan #2 sa survey, marahil nais niya maging #1 para makaposisyon sa 2016. Pero kung may paglabag sa SALN, kailangan din managot ang may sala.

  • Jane Tan

    I think spitfire should read this.

    Oh… Where’s the news on Jejomar Binay giving out land titles in Butuan City while “reminding” everyone there that he is “the father of Nancy Binay”. We should get a look at the deeds of sale, who the buyer is, and where the money came from.

    • MULEN

      Maybe it has something to do with him being the chairman of the Housing Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC).

      • Jane Tan

        Maybe he was waiting for the right time to give out those deeds, and misleading the people by saying those words.

        Wasn’t this started by Cory Aquino?

        And FYI, isn’t this supposed to be under the President, NOT the Vice President, who is, like his term as Mayor of Makati, claiming the glory for doing nothing?

      • MULEN

        To the best of my knowledge, the chairmanship of HUDCC being given to the VP started during the term of VP Noli de Castro.

    • speaksoftlylove

      Desperate damage control to divert attention. Plain squid tactic and pathetic ploy, you got there.

      Kawawa ka naman, nabisto ang idol mo. Araw araw ka pa namang nangampanya dito para kay Loren. Gumising ka na, dogyot.

  • noyab

    LOREN BUT GANYAN KADAMI ANG PERA MO…..MAGKANO BA SWELDO PARA MAKBILI KA NG GANYAN KAMAHAL NA PROPERTY SA US…

    • dodong1

      SA PORK BARREL YAN KINUHA..

  • http://twitter.com/JaimeOdeVera Jaime O. de Vera

    The issue here is Legarda’s SALN 2007, 2008, 2009 & 2010 wherein she did not include her multi-million peso mansion Makati’s Forbes Park & her multi-million
    dollars condo at Park Avenue, New York City. If she is guilty she should resign &
    immediately withdraw her senate’s candidacy. She is bereft of any moral ascen-
    dancy if the allegation is true. Like the other senators & congressmen who
    successfully impeached former SC CJ Corona, it reminds me of the saying,
    “For in the same way you judge others, you’ll be judged & the same measure
    you use, it will measured to you.” The problem w/ you Loren & other senators/
    congressmen w/ exceptions, “NAGMAMALINIS kayo.”

    • speaksoftlylove

      Exactly. And, a “lawyer certification” is not acceptable to disprove the accusations against her because it is self-serving. It does not constitute evidence. Kung malinis siya ipakita niya yang mga nakaraang SALns niya, pure and simple. Otherwise, knowing what she did to CJ Corona where she is more guilty, she should withdraw her candidacy as soon as possible.

  • wawa2172

    Well, the only senator who was so talkative about PNoy mental condition was Senator Allan Peter Cayetano. If Loren is really so sure about the Team PNoy senator, she has an obligation to reveal the man. Kung di sure si Legarda then she better shut up. She is already an accomplished newscaster before becoming a senator. Kaya lang sumubra yata ang yaman ni Loren and may mga property siya US.

    • http://twitter.com/ChingkeeV ChingkeeMVillasenor

      We challenge Loren to prove her allegations against these candidates! The issue here are the documents or evidence showing her undeclared assets. Let’s not divert the issue.

  • david

    hello peter, ikaw ba yan? hahahaha doble kara kang cayetano ka

    • http://twitter.com/ChingkeeV ChingkeeMVillasenor

      Wala namang katunayan na mayroong kandidato sa likod ng lahat ng ito. Puro bintang lang, samantalang ang ebidensya laban kay Loren ay tunay na nakakabulaga!

      • speaksoftlylove

        Her accusation of “alleged smear campaign” without any iota of proof but mere conjectures and surmises is just a plain diversionary tactic. What if “Willie F” is providing information to the media if such information is genuine? Willie F must be praised for spilling the beans, di ba? Besides, SALns are public records and Legarda has not only the responsibility but the duty to show it as a candidate flaunting incorruptibility. Kung ayaw niya, Biraogo is poised to show it and the BIR cannot deny or twist the truth contained in those public records.

        She is clueless that her own lawyer’s certification is nothing but doo doo. Really desperate, no question about it.

  • http://twitter.com/ZALZANZIBAR ALBERTO ZALAZAR

    Ma …DRAMA pa itong si LOREN…ha ha ha !
    Tapos na ang maliligayang araw natin…!…ha ha ha !
    Yong mga pagkukuwari ni …”LOREN”…ay para siya sa mahirap…pero nasa FORBES naman nakatira…at mayroon pang Multi-MILLION properties…lalo ito nasa U.S.?..

    ….ano ba itong si LOREN…U.S. Citizen…?…ha ha ha !
    …Magdasal ka na Ms. dating REPORTER…! ha ha ha !

  • BoyBakal

    That is not smear campaign….that is honesty.
    As public servant, people should know your properties, nothing to hide if acquired in good faith.

    • http://twitter.com/JhiejHiE01 Jhie

      tama ka dyan!

    • http://twitter.com/ChingkeeV ChingkeeMVillasenor

      Totoo! Whether it is black propaganda or not, Loren owes the public the truth and nothing but.. Bakit kailangang magtago?

  • http://twitter.com/JhiejHiE01 Jhie

    LOREN LOREN SINTA… BUKING NA ANG SALN…. HAHAHAH.. ANO BA YAN! AKALA KO WORTH IT YUNG MAGIGING BOTO KO SAYO ATLEAST NOW MALINAW NA….

    • speaksoftlylove

      Dapat takutin niya si Alan Cahitano. Sabihin niya ulit na “reserve officer” siya sa military. She might also be immune from suits like the Pabaon Generals. What do you think Ombudsman Moral less?

    • http://twitter.com/ChingkeeV ChingkeeMVillasenor

      Kaya nga dapat syang maimbestigahan kaagad. Dapat maliwanagan ang taong bayan KUNG BAKIT MARAMI SYANG ITINAGONG KAYAMANAN. mALAY MO NGA NAMAN BAKA NAKALIMUTAN NYA LANG ISAMA YON?

      • http://twitter.com/JhiejHiE01 Jhie

        hahaah.. nakalimutan? well…well…well… GOD knows

  • speaksoftlylove

    How in the hell is her own “lawyer’s certification” be enough to dispute the accusations against her, pray tell me, Legarda? Baka BIR certification, pwede pa.

    Perforce, show us the “best evidence” and these are, your SALNs for the years 2006 to 2010. You owe it to the voting public. Moreso, show us your bank accounts which drastically jumped from hundred thousand pesos plus to 7 million plus in just one year. My endorsement ka rin gaya ni Kris? Or, yong nagiisa mong endorsement to impeach CJ Corona?

    • http://twitter.com/ChingkeeV ChingkeeMVillasenor

      You’re right spitfire. She should just disprove the allegations by requesting an immediate investigation. She is like a child blaming everyone she could think of.just because she was caught cheating. Naaawa din ako sa kanya but she has to be investigated. No one is above the law.

  • http://twitter.com/JaimeOdeVera Jaime O. de Vera

    To all senators & congressmen including Abnoy who directly or indirectly
    participated in the impeachment of former SC CJ Corona on the issue of SALN,
    please remember the saying, “For in the same way you judge others, you’ll be
    judged & the same measure you use, it will be measured to you.”

  • maximus_meridius

    Loren Legarda? Ano na ba nagawa nyan maliban sa paporma at press releases? Ang tagal ng senador yan perohindi naman nararamdaman ng mamamayan. Iboboto nyo ba yan? Yung mga tipong Chiz Escudero, iboboto nyo ba yan? Yung Jambi? Bum Aquino? Risa Hontiveros? JV Ejercito? Ernie Maceda? Iboboto nyo ba mga yan? Yung si Trillanes? Grace Poe? Cynthia Villar? Alan Peter Cayetano? Iboboto nyo ba mga latak na yan?

  • wawa2172

    The is the result of not pushing with the FOI, and not only Legarda have lots of things to declare the public of her true net worth, dapat lahat nang senador. The SALN preparation of almost all government elected officials are defective before Corona was accused of not declaring all his assets in his SALN. Senators who acted as judges during the impeachment at guilty of such crimes too. All the senators did not declare their peso and dollar bank accounts in public. So ngayon si Loren ang puntirya ni Allan Peter Cayetano para masira si Loren. But somehow, all senators must open their SALN to public for scrutiny at dapat kasuhan din sila. Loren declaration on her US property in 2011 will not save her kung may alas si Peter to shown in court. Of course Peter is not clean too, dami rin niyang di na declare na ari-arian.

  • http://twitter.com/ChingkeeV ChingkeeMVillasenor

    Legarda is claiming that she is “malinis”, then, why make a big fuss out of this issue? Loren should just laugh it off and should challenge the Ombudsman to make an investigation right away. The documents look so plausible. The testimonies of her lawyers or accountants are self serving because she is paying them, hence, we cannot take their words for it. We want the truth because we voted for her. As voters, we have the right to know the truth. Dont drag other candidates or any Pontius Pilate here. Unlike the lawyer who showed her undeclared properties, Loren has not shown any evidence that other candidates are behind this or any document that will disprove the allegations. We want an investigation, not a showcase of dramatic bravado!

  • speaksoftlylove

    I really don’t understand why Legarda talked about a certain “Willie F.” and seems to allude to Alan Cahitano as the brains behind the “alleged smear campaign” against her when the complainant is not in hiding anyway.

    The complainant is none other than Atty. Louis “Barok” Biraogo. This guy is consistently filing cases against any administration including GMA with relatively good success rating. Biraogo alleged that he has all the evidence to prove his accusations against Legarda and in fact, have copies of Legarda’s previous SALns saying that these are all public records. Biraogo said that he was forced to reveal Legarda’s hidden wealth because UP is planning to award Legarda the “outstanding alumnus award.” Biraogo and Legarda are schoolmates.

  • LadyBalmaceda

    This is clear black propaganda and with only days left until elections, its just desperation. the fact that this individual sent it to key people of the press clearly means to destroy her rep.

  • http://www.facebook.com/junnar.cangelus Junnar Cangelus

    Loren…she is still hot…she got my vote …;

  • DennisTan

    not sure about this Willie F but I know Biraogo is the one throwing these accusations as if he really has actual proof to show. this guy always has something dirty to reveal. A guy who states that he’s a lawyer(which he’s not), shouldn’t be taken seriously.

  • hustlergalore

    loren’s lawyer’s certification? ano yan? ano ba ang nakasulat diyan? kayo-kayo din naman ang gumawa niyan. parang nirerecto lang tayo dito a.

    hindi bale, magpapagawa din ako ng certification sa lawyer niya, that loren legarda is a certified political butterfly.

    LOL

  • risamyloves

    This is sad to see but expected since this is elections. people will always target the best and whoever is on top. It won’t matter to them if its all lies, as long as there will be damage to them.

    I believe these accusations are not true since unlike the people accusing her, loren provided proof that she did include this property to her SALN. the real ugly face of elections really show towards the end…

    • maximus_meridius

      You are implying that Loren is the best? Tsk! Tsk! On what aspect is she the best? And one more thing, we thought that this team Pwenoy is all for one and one for all yet they among they among themselves are stabbing each others backs. Hmmm this Team Pwenoy is really a snake pit after all. If this is the case would we vote for these asps?

    • Miguel37

      Doesnt matter what the motive is… Loren tried to hide these properties… Regardless isa siyang manloloko tulad ng iba. So iboboto mo pa ba rin siya? Tanga ka kung oo ang sagot mo..

  • rinom

    if you testify for yourself, your testimony is not valid, you need someone to testify for you. the testimony of her atty. is not valid because the atty. was paid by her.

  • JuliusContis

    I wonder kaya who really released these lies. With only days left, its clearly someone wanting the 1st place spot.

  • http://twitter.com/ChingkeeV ChingkeeMVillasenor

    Hindi ako gumagamit ng alias dahil ako’y makatotohanan. Ang hinihiling ko lang bilang isang botante ay katotohanan, hindi pagtuturo kung kani kanino. Ang panawagan ko bilang isan botante na bumoto kay Loren ay imbestigahan siya para lumabas ang katotohanan. Kung sya’y tunay na nagkamali, parusahan ng nararapat. Kung hindi naman ay mabuti dahil ang ibig sabihin noon ay hindi ako nagkamali ng pagtitiwala at pagboto sa kanya! Huwag patayin ang issue. Maging bukas ang pag iisip. Mag imbestiga at alamin ang katotohanan!

    • http://twitter.com/ZALZANZIBAR ALBERTO ZALAZAR

      Sama ako sa yo…ha ha ha !…Chingkee…!

    • http://twitter.com/JhiejHiE01 Jhie

      tumpak! tayong lahat ay gusto ang katotohanan bilang isang botante kailangan natin timbangin ang lahat ng bagay-bagay para sa ganoon alam natin kung sino ang karapat dapat na iboto ngayong MAy 13.

  • DarkM

    May rule ba sa SALN na pwedeng 1/4 ng worth ng property mo ang ilalagay mo?

    • speaksoftlylove

      Itsnong mo na lang kay Legarda kung sinong mayari ng 3/4, lol. :{P

      • josh_alexei

        ghosts? what her accountants did was to figure out the closest income to the 1/4 worth the rest (maybe acquired by porks belly) will be shared by ghosts.

  • MonGaspar

    meh dirty tricks nanaman sila. hindi ba pwede mag elections na walang black propaganda? grabe naman ung mga tao minsan…..

  • http://twitter.com/ChingkeeV ChingkeeMVillasenor

    Sa ‘yo Cathy Yamsuan, bilang mamamahayag, hindi ba dapat isulat mo rin ang kabilang panig? Maghihintay kami ng sagot ng kabilang panig buhat sa panulat mo. Gusto naming mga mamamayang marinig ang bawat panig. Sana wala kang proteksyonan.

    • parengtony

      Agree.

    • http://twitter.com/JhiejHiE01 Jhie

      tama! nabayaran yata ito…

  • Datuitum

    A senator’s salary is only P75,000.00/mo., and they have become super rich … that’s something that needs some explanation !..even Sen. Trillanes is now a millionaire just only 3 years in office..

  • Truth_Matters

    A few weeks ago, she was endorsing herself through a program called “Bibingka Economics” – something about upgrading the livelihood conditions of poor rural folks by assisting MSMEs (small biz) to acquire start-up loans from the gov’t.
    Funny, I never heard of anyone getting rich by selling pancakes on the local hi-ways. But I almost always hear someone in politics becoming richer and more powerful.

  • Truth_Matters

    The truth is ALL our politicians are so Patriotic and love this country so much that they needed to acquire properties from other countries…
    Eh saan ka pa magtatago kung hahabulin ka na ng taong bayan pagkatapos mo silang lokohin. E di sa ibang bansa.

  • josh_alexei

    If these Allegations are False and Malicious, then why not Legarda file a Lawsuit against Wllie F and the Senator that was behind willie F to bring them out to the open? The former General Manager of the Professional Team Sport filed a Lawsuit to individuals who commented False and Malicious allegations that he fathered a child with a Famous tv personalities against Media commenters using Handles or Users names and it was accepted by the courts and his lawyers will force the Internet providers to provide the identities of these Individuals and it can be done, since every IP can be traced and every email has signature…even if an alias is being used.

  • parengtony

    Like Corona, the arithmetic is wrong (perverted?).

    Besides,one can simply not find a condo unit in that Manhattan area priced at only $700,000. Bahay ng kalapati (mataas o mababa ang lipad), pwede pa.

    In addition to the Forbes and properties in other areas, rumors have been going among San Francisco (Bay area) realtors for the longest time.

    • Adam_d_langgam

      bro, hanep pala ang suweldo ng mga senador ano? kayang bumili ng condo sa manhattan. we are only given a glimpse of what these senators’ worth. not a single saln is true … where did they get their richness?

      the proof is “corruption”. hindi lang ma prove kasi pale-paleho sila.

  • josh_alexei

    I always have this gut feelings that Loren is one of the Biggest Fakes among the Senators..another Big one is Vic Sotto…at least Lito Lapid is not pretending at all and Miriam is just exaggerating half of the time..Enrile is the wiliest of them all Joker has lost his ideals and principles.

  • BatangSingapore

    lahi talaga ng traydor yan si Bum Aquino, simula sa lolo hangang sa tiyuhin at sya mismo. NO TO BUM AQUINO.

    • jga94

      Huh?Are you reacting to the right column?I think she was alluding to Cayetano because it was the camp of Villar which spread the mental issue propaganda during the last presidential elections…and we all know that Cayetano is a lackey of Villar….

      I am not so crazy about Loren but between the two–Allan Cayetano and Loren—the lesser evil is Loren…

    • speaksoftlylove

      I don’t suspect that Alan Cahitano is what Legarda was alluding to. How could that be when they are both topping the surveys that is, if you believe in surveys?

      But if Legarda is correct that the culprit is one of her co-senatorial bets then one thing is clear with this development. It adds another proof that Team Malisya is panicking for two mai reasons:

      1. It’s now “dog eats dog” and survival of the fittest inside Team Malisya. That is why Legarda has to talk to Kulot first before making her press conference. Siguro humingi ng permission para sabihin sa publiko kung sino yong kalaban niya pero ayaw ni PNoy dahil, it would be a disaster; and,

      2. Loyalty check..

  • Truth_Matters

    My heart bleeds for our beloved country. Even the greediest person can consume so much. My belly will burst if I eat more than I can, my kidney would rupture if I drink more than I can. What are the basic needs of 1 person ? Food, Clothing, Shelter, a decent job to maintain these needs… How come some people need more than 1 house ? As an investment, maybe. But only if it was bought with your own money.
    But if is just a means to evade prying eyes into your bank accounts, tsk tsk tsk. If only all greedy people will end up like Judas…

  • speaksoftlylove

    If Legarda’s certification can be given credibility to any extent, then it just further buried her to her own “quicksand,” When she claimed that she declared her NY York condo in her previous SALNs in an amount to 1/4 of its total cost then it further showed that she was violating the law simply because she acquired the property in 2006, in cash (per NY online Register of Deeds).

    If she was not aware that she was violating the law of SALns then why did she declared the full amount in her 2011 SALN? Why did she not disclose the nature and location of her NY property in her previous SALns but detailed it in her 2011 SALn? The truth is very clear and indisputable and that is, Legarda only declared her NY property for the first time in her 2011 SALn when such property was acquired, in cash, in 2006 thereby committing multiple violations of the law on SALn.

    To Legarda, let me remind her of her famous speech impeaching CJ Corona thus:

    “I hold that public and truthful disclosure of assets, liabilities and
    net worth by a public official is a key and fundamental element of
    governing through the norms of transparency and accountability and a
    centerpiece principle of democracy. Disclosure of SALn is the only
    window by which the public can judge whether or not we have undeservedly
    enriched ourselves in public office,”

    Parang kahapon lang, di ba Loren?

    • bongarroyo

      sfakefire tulungan mo na lang si barok na magsampa ng kaso ….

      di na nagsawa sa kasasampa ng kaso iyang si barok ni isa wala pa namang naipanalo…LOL

      • speaksoftlylove

        Bongangarraw, di na kailangan ang tulong ko dahil may kaso na, isasampa na lang. Pakiusapan mo na lang yang idol mong si Kulot na i-acquit na kaagad yang crush niyang si Loren. Satisfied?

      • bongarroyo

        ayaw mong tulungan dahil alam mong puro gawa-gawa lang iyang mga akusasyon ni barok…..

        kagaya mo rin lang naman iyan mahilig sa mga wentong kutsero…hahaha

      • $20722540

        puede mo bang galingan naman sagot mo…masmagaling pa sayo yong barbero sa kanto

      • Simplify1

        hahahahaha! Dale mo pre!

    • simondj

      lip service lang pala.

    • tagasugod

      Dapat full amountang i declare tapos maglagay siya ng liability equal to 3/4 of the property. Yung certification self serving kasi galing sa abogado nya,alangan namang patotohanan ng abogado nya ang bintang sa kanya,syempre hindi.Saka may kopya nama sya ng SALN, bakit di yo ang ipakita, sabi nga ni Farinas, PALUSOT

  • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

    Mukhang habang tumatagal, nadadagdagan ang kalaban ni Alan. I wonder what is the motivation. First place in a senate race is no different from the 12th slot. All of them will have the same title, same wages, same pork barrel. I dont see any motivation.

  • facq2

    POLITICS IS NOTHING BUT, LIES, SEX, MONEY AND CORRUPTION! GO GO PASOK NA SA POLITIKA IT’S A PROFITABLE BUSINESS.

    • simondj

      God said, your king (politician) will require you to pay taxes, tribute and respect.

  • kapayapaan_1900

    Ano ba naman kayo? Maliban sa isa o dalawa sa inyo, nagtitiis na nga kami sa “choice of lesser evil” kontra “worst evil” dahil wala nang mapamilian, ang gugulo niyo pa! Puro kayo pataasan ng “pride” sa ranking. Iisa lang ang alam naming kalaban ng bayan at ‘yan ay ang mga suwapang sa pera’t kapangyarihan, sasabayan niyo pa ng intriga. Magkaisa kayo’t labanan muna ang numero unong ugat ng kasamaan. Pag kayo’y nanalo na, lilinisin uli naming kayo hanggang sa masala’t matira ang hindi peke.

  • Truth_Matters

    Lepidoptera

    I began my life a lowly grub
    under the garden’s shade
    I want to join the big boys’ club
    and learn about the trade

    I have to shed my outer shell
    and clear out of the shadow
    whereto I go, nobody can tell
    coz my heart alone, I’ll follow

    I don’t give up, I don’t give in
    to find the perfect nectar
    I love to fly, I love to win
    I am my own director

    To this day, I’ve still not been
    the ideal bud to perched on
    I am eager, I am keen
    I will fly wherever I reckon

  • simondj

    God said to ISRAEL, you have your prophets why you want to have a king? remember your king will,,, require you pay taxes, make your daughter slaves, and bring your sons to war,,, idagdag pa natin, your king (the politician and chief justice CORONA) will not pay tax. read, 1 samuel chapter 8. the cost of having a king or a politician over us.

  • UrHONOR

    99.95% ng mga pulitikero MAGNA.

    • http://twitter.com/ZALZANZIBAR ALBERTO ZALAZAR

      99.95%…ha ha ha !…MAGNA…cum laude,(saan,..sa senado).?…MAGNA…(the korap you know).sinisiraan lang ako..?…MAGNA…nakaw…(di naman halata dahil nasa U.S.ang property naman eh)..?….
      …Ang ebak ng mga POLITIKO ay nanga-ngamoy lalo na sa panahon ng ..ELECTION…!
      Malinis daw siya…! ha ha ha !…bakit …may…AMOY…?
      Kagagawan daw ni BOY KURYENTE…!…parang reporter pa siya kung umasta…!…reporter naman talaga pero ngayon ay siya ang ..Topic ng mga REPORTER…!

  • kulittwit

    Will somebody from both sides now file proper charges to the other sides so that you will have your days in court!
    In the meantime, Loren will win, no.1 or not does not matter to me. Also, cayetano will win, whatever spot does not matter to me.
    What I am hoping for is for Ramon Magsaysay Jr. and Jamby Madrigal to make it!

    Go Team PNoy!

  • frudo

    hindi kaya nahihirapan ang mga pulitikong mag sinungaling or sanay na sila..

  • $20722540

    bakit no comment si loren doon sa forbes park property, aminin!

    • bongarroyo

      galingan mo kasi ang tanong mo para mag comment si loren…

      pang barbero lang kasi ang tanong mo….LOL

  • litreactor

    This Willie is Willie Fernandez of Information Concepts with office along Florida St. in Buendia Makati. Interestingly, Mr. Fernandez did PR for Sen. Legarda back in 2000-2001 (ah, the twists and turns in politics!) as well as for his UPSILON brod then DOT Sec. Dick Gordon. This guy ran for partylist representative in 2001 but lost (thank God!). His 2nd wife, Ching Bee (ugh! what a nickname), was his former secretary and now is one of the many social climbing b****es in Metro Manila.

  • UrHONOR

    MUKHANG *utatsing! Malamang suma-sideline kaya nakabili ng kung ano-ano sa kakapranggot na swildu. Pobres Park, ha….kung saan may haybol din si Pands. They really flock and and duck together! :)

  • ConcernedCitizenPh

    Panay VFA abrogation pero me property sa US at sa New York pa? Bakit hindi sa China para malaman nya kung ano mangyayari sa Pilipinas sa pinaggagagawa nya?

  • Brix Villapando

    Si Sen. Allan Cayetano ang tinutukoy nya….

  • AllaMo

    ROTF LMFAO! Pati na sa pangangampanya meron nang blind item. Trulyly, life imitating what passes for art. It is more fun in the Philippines. Not.

  • lostRunes

    “Cayetano said Aquino’s mental health is a public matter needed to be
    established, considering that it is a valid issue and not mere black
    propaganda.”

    Grabe talaga si Cayetano, siguradong panalo na pero di matanggap na hindi siya number one. Of all the senators, siya yung pinaka KSP. Malinis daw o. Close kaya kayo ni GMA. Diba Tita ang tawag mo sa kanya?

    • John_Cruz

      Sabi ni JPE iyang mga Cayetano siblings na iyan walang utang na loob. Si PC ay isang Judas Iscariote ng Team Pnoy.

  • trisha solem

    During the 2004 campaign, he (Alan) and his sister (Pia) came to me saying:’Tito we have no money anymore, not even money for watchers.’ When I gave him the money, he said, ‘That’s not enough.’ So I even added more – personal funds,” said First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo (based on article by Aries Rufo in Rappler)

    • felix semondo

      Pia Cayetano is on record for admitting she and her brother received campaign funds from FG in 2004 (GMA News Sept 8, 2006). Alan Cayetano denied taking any money from FG. Now who is lying?

    • Lorence Caronggo

      In 2006, the talented Mr. Cayetano exposed the German bank accounts in the House of Representatives. First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo came up with certification he had no Deposits in Germany, the motherland of the Cayetano matriach. #boykuryente

  • felix semondo

    Sa pananaw ni Boy Kuryente, sya na ang pinakamagaling na senador sa bansa. Ano ba ginawqa nya? 6 na batas sa 6 na taon nya sa Senado. 15 expose ni isa walang tumama dahil pang shakedown lang. Nagimbente ng “Topak Report” laban kay Pnoy na peke pala, Tinira si JPE sa cash gift dahil kiulang pa daw binigay sa kanilang
    magkapatid. Ngayon, sisiraan si Loren, Grace at Chiz dahil gustong tumakbong
    president katambal si JV Ejercito sa 2016. Manang mana sa tulisan na ama.

  • mongolloyd cruz

    Poimpeyo Pedroche: the whiteness and smoothness of Alan Cayetano’s face are the exact opposite of the blackness and the spines in his two-pronged tongue. I haven’t heard this man say some pleasant words in the hall of Congress because he’s more at hime with venomous, sarcastic, insulting words.

  • jesse santan

    I just read this on FB. Thought you might want
    to know the real Cayetano:
    Senator Alan Peter Cayetano has again
    succeeded in realizing his grand plan of getting into the fold of the powers
    that be in government, reaffirming his authority on political turncoatism.
    That should not be a surprise.
    Cayetano, after all, is a man for all seasons. A true blue chameleon.
    Inarguably the finest political turncoat in the country. Cayetano’s camouflaging nature can be
    traced back to his early days in politics. Already ambitious at a young age of
    22, Alan Peter first joined the local politics in 1992, when he ran and won as
    Councilor in the then Municipality of Taguig. After serving the Council
    for three years, he ran for the vice mayoralty post in 1995, but lost in the
    canvassing. He appealed the results and was declared the winner only 10
    days before the 1998 elections. In 1998, Alan Peter ran for the lone
    congressional seat of Taguig-Pateros under the banner of then Vice-President
    and presidential candidate Joseph Estrada. His father Rene Cayeteno, on
    the other hand, ran for senator under the administration Lakas-CMD party.
    Father and son won under different political parties. However, when Estrada’s presidency
    came under fire in 2000, Alan Peter, who was supposed to be one of the allies
    of the president quickly jumped off Erap’s sinking ship. He was one of the
    first solons to endorse and sign the impeachment complaint against Estrada. After the ousting of Estrada in 2001,
    Allan Cayetano aligned himself with the Arroyos. First Gentleman Mike Arroyo
    was so impressed with the young solon that he gave a big chunk of financial
    help when Alan’s sister Pia ran for a senate seat in 2004. Both Pia and and Alan, who was
    gunning for a third term in the House, under the ruling Lakas-CMD
    administration party and riding on the name of their then deceased
    senator-father Rene, won in the 2004 elections.
    In 2006, as FG Mike figured in
    various anomalies and as Alan Peter geared to run for a senate seat, he
    again jumped ship from the administration to the genuine opposition. He allied
    with Senator Ping Lacson, a known critic of the Arroyos. Not aware of Alan’s
    true nature, Lacson trusted the young solon and together waged a barrage of
    attacks against the first gentleman.
    As his way of political
    grandstanding, Alan Peter made the German Account expose’ against FG Mike
    Arroyo as a springboard to bolster his candidacy for the 2007 senatorial
    elections. When Lacson was implicated in the
    Dacer-Corbito murder case, Alan Peter again saw an opportunity to abscond and
    wormed his way into Senator Manny Villar’s camp. He was so good at
    it that he even ended as the campaign manager of Villar’s presidential bid. Months before the 2010 elections,
    Cayetano called then presidential candidate Sen. Noynoy Aquino, Topak,
    insinuating that P-Noy had psychological conditions. Cayetano was
    reportedly behind the fake psychiatric report of Noynoy, that was “leaked” to
    the media. And now, the senator seems to be
    warming up to P-Noy, ditching Sen. Manny Villar, who funded his sister Pia
    Cayetano’s 2010 senatorial campaign. He and his sister Pia made their two votes
    for Corona’s impeachment as leverage to get Malacanang work in their favor,
    particularly on the electoral protest filed by former Justice Dante Tinga
    against the senator’s wife, Lani Cayetano. Not many people realize this, Alan
    Peter aligns himself only with rich, famous, and powerful people, which he uses
    as spring boards to reach his own selfish goals and realize his own political
    motives. Truly, Alan Peter Cayetano is a man
    for all seasons.

    • Simplify1

      Before liking, please take the time to check out this jesse santan profile… this is a very new account with only 11 entries so far all against cayetano…. tsk tsk iba talaga ang bayaran….halatang halatang bayaran ang account na eto!! PWE!!

      • jesse santan

        sigurado ka? sino kya satin. . . pag gusto mo pla mag comment against sa tao bayaran kna kagad. so ibig sabihin bayaran ka kce against ka sken? magisip k muna bago ka mag comment. pahabol PWE kadin. . .

  • kolin borrek

    talagang maraming pondo si Alan Peter dahil pinopondohan siya ng
    kaibigan niyang smuggler na si Boy Valenzuela.

  • jesse santan

    Tinawag na TOPAK ni Alan Peter Cayetano si Pnoy noong 2010. Ngayon, sinasabotahe nya ang TEAM PNOY sa pagpilit na siraan si Loren, Chiz at Grace. Ganito ba kaitim ang budhi ng taong may Dugong Aleman, gradweyt ng Ateneo at analk ng tulisan? . Eto ba ang klase ng senador na dapat iboto?

    • mar judson

      Babae lang naman ang kayang banggain ni Boy Kuryente. Di ba tameme sya noong hinarap sya no JPE? Tiklop sya tulad ni Trilllanes.iba ang matapang sa tapang tapangan.

  • felix semondo

    Ang tawag sa asong walang breed MONGREL. Ang tawag sa Senador na epal, sinungaling, traydor, at sakim at may tatay na estafador ay ALAN Peter Cayetano.

  • hashmoni

    GERMAN CUT – Ang tawag sa 50 percent commission ni Alan at Pia Cayetano sa Kanilang pork barrel.

  • shaina banso

    Bakit kaya napakainsecure ni Alan Cayetano at kailngan pa nyang manira para maging number one? Dahil ba half-breed sya at mukha syang abnoy na pinanganak?

    • mar judson

      Accuser is a mercenary, gun for hire. The accused is the number senator in the country for two elections and most probably three. There is BOY Kuryente who is driven by his ambition to win as Non 1 senator. There is Loren’s disgruntled PF who has an axe to grind against her. There are your motives. It’s like playing Cluedo

  • girlie santiez

    Bakit etong bogus na report na ito ang pinagiintindi ng Inquirer? Bajkit ung katotohanan na isang smuggler. Ay tumatakbong congressowman sa Taguiig? Sa ilalim. Ng Team Lani Cayetano?

    • http://twitter.com/ellen_zzz ELLEN

      Why Customs chief Ruffy Biazon is sleeping on the job? He should probe Alan Cayetano’s links to smuggler Boy Valenzuela

      • speaksoftlylove

        Malay mo magkasama sila sa link kaya tahimik si Ruffy.

  • Marian Cosner

    Let us not be rash in making conclusions. Biraogo made his charges based soley on data that he is not an expert in making. SGV and ACCRA have already attested that the NY apartment had been listed in her Saln since 2007.

    • hashmoni

      This is a well funded black propaganda. Biragao had audiovisual presentations when he was interviewed. He is not a common whistleblowear all. He i gun for hire. Beware.

      • Marian Cosner

        Isn’t Biragao claiming to be a lawyer? If he is, it is not in the Philippines. He is bogus

      • hashmoni

        I watched Biragao’s interview in Punto por Punto yesterday. He was forced to admit he was a college dropout. And that he did not see for himself the New York apartnemt$

      • speaksoftlylove

        So what’s your point? That Legarda’s NY condo does not exist when Legarda herself admitted ownership? Eh ano kundi nakita ni Biraogo samantalang registrado yan sa online website ng New York Register of Deeds? Maerase mo ba yong detalye? You are confused.

  • sandra martines

    This is election season. You should be smart enough to know this kind of propaganda is a dozen a diime during this period.

    • http://twitter.com/ellen_zzz ELLEN

      Alan Cayetano hit the panic button, now attacking fellow Team PNoy bets like Loren. Pathetic

  • jelina samuel

    Buti naman at binulgar ni Loren at Chiz na isang Team Pnoy bet ang may gawa ng black propaganda na ito. Si Boy Kuryente na pilit maging Mr Expose e puro sablay
    naman ang banat.

  • Guest

    Matagal ko nangayaw sa pagmumukha nitong si Cayetano. May dugong German kaya feeling ko ala Hitler ito: ruthless!

  • Charm Salis

    It is not o nly Loren that is complaining about the cancer inside Team Pnoy. Even Chiz has felt his poisonous attacks. What for? Boy Kuryente wants to be number one AT ALL COST.

  • http://twitter.com/ellen_zzz ELLEN

    There’s a traitor in Team PNoy and his name is Alan “Boy Kuryente” Cayetano. Sino kaya susunod na target niya?

    • Lorence Caronggo

      So sino po ba si “Boy Kuryente”? Is he the same guy who exposed PNOY’S psychiatric report last year?

  • harri dolena

    Hindi raw bwaya si Alan Cayetano, Anaconda sya. At ang Willy F, cobra. You deserve each other.

  • etomacq

    Gusto kasi ni Cayetano sya ang maging no. 1 sa survey para sikat sya… lagi naman kasi yan nagpapasikat.. laging nagpapapansin.. pero in fairness effective ang style nya.. binoboto pa rin sya ng mga tao. madami pa tin sya nauuto.

    ilan milyon na kaya ang nakamal ng mga Cayetano?? bakit ba kapit tuko yan sa Senado? Hindi pa ba yan nakuntento?

    Mga Cayetano duhapang sa kapangyarihan.. magkapatid nasa Senado..

  • gentrytown

    isa lang pong katanungan… bakit kailangang magsiraan pa ang mga senador kung ang layunin nila ay magsilbi ng tapat sa taong bayan? ang sa akin po ay pare-pareho lang ang pakay nila kahit dating newscaster lang o bilyonaryong real estate developer bago kumandidatong senador

  • Marie Juan

    Sa kadesperaduhang makuha ang #1 spot sa survey pati si Loren Legarda binabangga ni Alan Cayetano #boykuryente

  • http://twitter.com/SylvSan Sylvia San

    Hindi talaga deserving manalo si Alan Cayetano.Puro black propaganda sa kalaban ang ginagawa niya.Masyadong desperado

  • Guest

    Alan Cayetano, protektor ng
    smugglers tulad ni Boy Valenzuela. Bakit tameme ang Customs sa isyu?

  • Guest

    Cayetano losing popular support due to black prop vs Loren, Grace Poe and Chiz.. Talo yan sa eleksyon

  • Guest

    Umpisahan na ang pagputol sa political dynasty ng mag Cayetano.Pls huwag na iboto sina Alan,Lani at Lino.

    • ramon_manahan

      Team PNOY breakup due to insensitivity of LP leaders like Mar Roxas and Frank Drilon

    • GustoKoHappyKa

      haha sama nyo na din yung Asawa nya na walang silbing mayor naming sa Taguig…

  • Guest

    Walang rason para iboto ko si Alan Cayetano.Kilala yan bilang extortionist,conceited,self-centered at corrupt politician

    • speaksoftlylove

      “Walang rason para iboto si Boy Kuryente”? Sabagay tama ka dyan dahil di ko rin iboboto. Pero mananalo yata dahil kailangan si Boy Kuryente sa Mindanao dahil panay brownout. Malaking rason daw yon sabi ng mga taga Mindanao.

  • maysayako

    pareho namang pulpul yang sina cayetano at legarda! huwag iboto yang daLAWANG YAN!

  • kilabot

    etong mga honorable senators,
    pagtapos nilang pagkaisahan si corona,
    sila-sila naman nagbibistuhan.
    walang silang pledge of omerta
    tulad ng mafia.

    • Guest

      Si Loren and Chiz, di sila members ng LP. So si Mar Roxas lang ang
      makikinabang sa black propaganda na na kina Chiz and Loren.

    • speaksoftlylove

      Meron silang isang namana sa Mafia. Yong “Kiss of Death.”

  • Guest

    Kaya huwag magmalinis itong si Alan Cayetano, saksakan ito ng corrupt,
    ang masamang lumaro. Makakarma din siya.

  • Guest

    Sabagay, itong sina Mar and Alan Cayetano, parehong one degree of
    separations kay Gloria and Mike Arroyo.

  • parengtony

    Grabe. Todo trabajo mga mercenaries na commenters.

  • Ahmed Calupaz

    MANILA, Philippines — Having had enough, re-electionist Sen. Loren Legarda has lashed out at a publicist she identified as “Willie F.” who she claimed had been hired by a fellow senatorial candidate to dislodge her from the top spot in surveys.
    Legarda called a press conference at the Team PNoy headquarters in Makati City to respond to allegations that she had failed to include in her statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) a Park Avenue apartment in New York City and a mansion reportedly worth hundreds of millions of pesos in Forbes Park.
    The senator initially presented a certification signed by her lawyers indicating that the New York apartment had been listed in her SALN since 2007 when she won a fresh term after losing the vice presidential race to fellow broadcaster Noli de Castro in 2004.
    Legarda said the property was purchased while she was still married to former Batangas Gov. Antonio Leviste. Their marriage has been annulled.
    A greater part of the news conference, however, centered on how Willie F. had allegedly sent to journalists “column feeds” about her supposed efforts to conceal the New York property and her eventual decision to reveal it only in her
    2011 SALN submitted at the height of the impeachment trial of then Chief Justice Renato Corona last year.
    It would be recalled that Corona’s failure to include significant assets such as condominium units and dollar deposits in his SALN convinced senator-judges to convict him of culpable violation of the Constitution and other offenses.
    “The certification I have in my hand, prepared by my lawyers, is clear: The SALN I filed on June 30, 2007 includes the New York property subject of the black propaganda, described as ‘Other Investment’ in Annex A,” Legarda’s prepared statement said.
    She noted that in that SALN, she disclosed the property having an amount of P7,175,000 “equal to one-fourth of the total investment in the acquisition of apartment amounting to P28,700,000.”
    “Beginning December 31, 2007 up to December 31, 2010, the same property was also included in the SALN described as `Equity in Real Property,’ also one-fourth of the total P 28,700,000,” the statement said.
    “As of December 31, 2011 and December 31, 2012 the New York property was also included in my SALN described as `Real Property-USA,’’’ it added.
    Legarda named Philippine Star columnist Domini Torrevillas and Alvin Capino of Business Mirror as just two of the columnists who alerted her about e-mails supposedly sent by Willie F. with a request that these be used.
    Legarda provided reporters with photocopies of an e-mail message apparently forwarded to her by Torrevillas.
    Dated “1 May 2013,” the e-mail said: “Dear Domini, Hope you can use this for your col (sic) … Best regards, Willie F.”
    The column feed is titled “Is Legarda the lady (sic) Corona?”
    “Hindi ko po alam kung sino o baka naman kilala po nyo. Nakalulungkot na ang black propaganda nanggagaling po sa isang PR (public relations officer) ng isang senatorial candidate,” Legarda told reporters.
    Her voice suddenly shaking, the senator added: “Kailangan na akong magsalita at di maaari na kung sinong malinis ang siyang binabato. (I have to speak out and somebody who is clean should not be hit.) The number one senator does not run away.”
    Legarda said that apart from her, this rival was also targeting a third senatorial candidate who was also doing well in the surveys until recently.
    “The other target is slowly going down because of their efforts,” she noted.
    Reporters peppered Legarda with questions about Willie F. and his client.
    Legarda would not reveal their identities on camera, only hinting that her rival was a male reelectionist senator who also spread wild rumors about President Aquino’s mental health during his presidential run in 2010.
    “He is known in the media as ‘Boy Kuryente (bum steer),’” she added. Apparently, the moniker was coined when the senator’s allegation against Mr. Aquino was later debunked.
    Legarda said she had a talk with the President before calling reporters. “Thank you for your patience, Loren,” she recalled the President telling her on the line.
    She said she reminded the President that the other candidate also spread nasty rumors about his mental health when he ran for president in 2010.
    Legarda added that Sen. Franklin Drilon, who managed the Team PNoy senatorial campaign, had given her permission to use the Makati headquarters after she told him of what the other candidate had been doing.
    It would be recalled that Legarda first revealed the alleged effort to pull her down from first place in surveys after her appearance in the first Inquirer Senate Forum held in Diliman, Quezon City.
    She told the Inquirer at the time that another candidate among those enjoying a comfortable ranking in the surveys was behind text messages maligning her.

    • Guest

      Magkakampi sina Mar Roxas at Cayetano laban kay Loren Legarda at Chiz Escudero. Alam ba ni PNoy yan?

  • rh_caballero

    Infighting in Team PNOY may cost its victory in polls. Mar Roxas not doing anything about it?

    • Benigno the Turd

      Mar Roxas is most likely BEHIND it. Legarda is easily poised to be a VP contender for Binay or a president candidate herself. Cayetano would certainly not do it without political cover.

  • leodegardompruna

    Sino pa kaya ang mapagkakatiwalaan? UNA sa lahat ay kinakailangan na ang kapakanan ng taong bayan ang dapat mangUNA sa ating puso at gawain. Pagpalain tayo ng Maykapal.

    • carlorocci

      UNANG-UNA ehhh, wala pong mapagkakatiwalaan sa mga politikos. Lalo na po sa UNA.

      • JOSEPH gARCIA

        LALO NA SA tEAM pALAKA

  • virgoyap

    My only reason to vote for her is her pro-RH stand.

  • lolong.buwaya

    yan ang mali.. dapat deretsahan.. eh alam na pala niya kung sino ang naninira eh hindi pa deretsohin pangalanan.. kayo din ang kumukunsinti na manira sila eh…

    • Barangkuag

      Tama ka dyan. Kung talagang may paniwala tayo sa demokrasya, dapat lantaran ang laban. Walang dapat ikatakot ang tunay na walang kasalanan. Laban sa politika ito at dapat ang taumbayan ang maghusga. Ilabas lahat sa mesa ang mga baraha!!!

    • maypakialamtayo

      ako na ang magsasabi si peter cayetano ang tinutukoy nya.

  • DarkM

    hindi ako boboto. walang maaasahan sa pamamahala ng tao. puro corrupt at nagsisiraan/nagpapatayan. sa palagay niyo ba sinasang-ayunan ng Diyos ang ganiyang sistema? si Jesus, nang magpunta siya sa lupa at tangkain ng mga tao na isangkot siya sa pulitika, umiwas siya (Juan 6:14,15). ang kaniyang kaharian ay hindi nagmumula sa sanlibutang ito (Juan 18:36). at totoo naman dahil hindi niya masasang-ayunan ang palakad ng gobyerno ng tao. malapit na niyang wakasan ang corrupt na pamamahala ng tao (Daniel 2:44) at papalitan ito ng kaniyang kaharian (Mateo 6:10). ito ang itinuro niya na ipanalangin natin, ang pagdating ng kaniyang kaharian, hindi ng patuloy na pag-asa sa pamamahala ng tao (Awit 146:3,4).

    pag-isipan niyong maigi, bakit sinusuportahan ng sikat na mga religious groups ang mga corrupt na politicians. imbis na tularan nila si Jesus, sila pa ang nag-aannounce kung sino ang dapat suportahang politiko. minsan sila pa mismo ang tumatakbo! si Jesus nga iniwasan niya ng pulitika pero ang mga kilalang religious groups, sila pa ang nangunguna sa pakikisangkot dito.

    parehong corrupt ang politics at sangkakristiyanuhan. hindi tayo dapat maging bahagi nito.

    • rinom

      read 1 Samuel 8:11-18, God does not want any king/government/politician to rule over his people, why??? because the reason of God is, they have their prophets, and second, ordinary people (means people who does not know God) will abuse its own people. verse 19, and the people will cry but God will not listen.

  • GustoKoHappyKa

    Pareho ko din naman hindi iboboto yan si Loren and Cayetano…
    Vote Hagedorn!!!

    • Brax82

      I totally agree!!! Pare pareho lng naman sila…

  • http://twitter.com/Joe_The_Kano Joe Kano

    Instead of all this “he said, she said” baloney, and statements from lawyers, why doesn’t PDI LOOK AT THE ACTUAL SALNs IN QUESTION AND TELL EVERYONE WHETHER SHE PROPERLY DECLARED THE PROPERTY OR NOT?

    And make sure she’s not hiding any frozen pangolin.

  • Barangkuag

    WHY DON’T YOU NAME THE CULPRIT NOW LOREN ANG LET THE PEOPLE JUDGE? IF YOU ARE REALLY CLEAN, AS YOU CLAIM, THEN LAY ALL YOUR CARDS ON THE TABLE AND LET AS DECIDE YOUR FATE. THIS IS POLITICS. THE OPINION OF THE PEOPLE MATTERS MORE THAN ANYTHING ELSE. TRYING TO PLAY TACTICS AGAINST YOUR OPPONENTS WON’T DO YOU ANY GOOD. IT WILL SLIDE YOU DOWN, YOU’LL SEE!!!

    • Patotz

      Escuse me? What an ignoramus comment. Your thoughts reflect your name…ambaho!

      There’s nothing wrong with Loren Legarda’s SALN. It was already proven that it was stated on her SALN all the properties that she had. It’s just people like you who really hinder us from moving forward. It’s hard to cheer for the Philippines when it’s a breeding ground of so many ignorant people like you.

      • Adam_d_langgam

        hanep din ang depensa mo ke loren ano? like you, i’ll vote for loren. kung magnanakaw man si loren, mas magnanakaw ang majority ng senador na nakaupo ngayon. cayetano is nothing bt a jerk. marunong lang mag ingles kaya akala ng tao marunong. this cayetano guy is a fake. sumama pa sa rally noong labor day. at kailan naging parte ng labor day activities si cayetano? a jerk is a jerk is a jerk. a useless piece of crap. me palabas pa na pumpunta sa palengke at nakipag-usap sa mga tricycle drivers. hindi ba alam ng gunggong na ‘to na isang kahig isang tuka ang mga drivers.

        pero mali si loren dito kabayan. ang naka declare lang sa saln niya ang portion lang daw ng kanyang pag-aari. ang dokumento ng kung sino ang me ari ng building ay solo n’ya. kung mali mali. kung natanggal sa corona dahil sa saln, dapat tanggalin din si loren dahil nagsinungaling din s’ya. unfortunately, walang matitira sa senado kung “totoong” saln ang kanilang ilabas. they are all liars. no exception.

      • Barangkuag

        READ MY COMMENT AGAIN AND YOU SEE WHETHER I HAVE SAID ANYTHING WRONG ABOUT HER SALN. THE MEAT OF MY ARGUMENT IS THE IDENTIFICATION OF THE CULPRIT, WHICH SHE COULD HAVE REVEALED IN THE INTERVIEW HAD SHE WANTED TO.

        PLEASE LET US ARGUE ON THE ISSUE AND LEARN TO ACCEPT THE OUTCOME OF THE DEBATE WITH OPEN HEART. ATTACKING YOUR OPPONENT ON A PERSONAL BASIS WILL NOT EARN YOU POINTS. IT WILL ONLY SHOW WHAT KIND OF PERSON YOU ARE!

        PLEASE LET US BE DECENT EVEN IN A FORUM LIKE THIS. IN THIS WAY WE ARE SHOWING OUR MATURITY AND COMMITMENT FOR A BETTER PHILIPPINES!

  • speaksoftlylove

    Mga katanungan:

    1. Bakit si Alan Cahitano at “Willie F.” ang sinisisi ni Legarda samantalang si Louis “Barok” Biraogo ang lantarang nagpainterview sa daily tribune na sa pagkakalam ko ay ang unang naglabas ng expose laban kay Legarda? Alam na alam ni Biraogo na sandamukal na damages ang haharapin niya kung nagiimbento lang siya ng tsismis, Marami ng kaso isinampa yan si Biraogo kasama si GMA at dokumentado kung magsampa yan ng kaso. Samakatuwid, hindi “paninira” ang akusasyon kung ito ay dokumentado at makatotohanan. Journalist si Legarda at alam na alam n iya yan.

    2. Bakit ayaw derestsahang pangalan ni Legarda si “Boy Kuryente”? Takot ba siyang lalong lumala ang sitwasyon nya at marami pang mabibisto? Pinangalan na si Alan Cayetano ng UNA na siyang promotor “and Team PNoy is slowly disintegrating.” so bakit tahimik si Alan? Anong problema parekoy? Kung talagang inumpoisahan mo, tapusin mo.

    3. Bakit tumawag muna si Legarda kay PNoy bago magpa press conference? Humingi ba siya ng permiso kay PNoy? Ayaw ba ni PNoy ilantad bni Legarda kung sino si “Boy Kuryente”? Bakit ayaw? Ang alam kung mga _boy kuryente: say yong mga blabbers sa palasyo na poinangungunahan ni Lacierda at Valte, correct?

  • bantaybulee

    Loren Legarda has always been consistent in her transparency. But unfortunately, CAYETANO is consistently a back stabber.

    Shame on Alan P. Cayetano. Kala ko ba matino kang tao, panot ka lang pala talaga. Panot ang ugali at asal.

    • kuracha

      Panot sa asal, panot sa gawa.

      I heard that Alan P. Cayetano also got funds to fund his campaign from Taguig City. No wonder it’s sort nice only in face value. Ang dami paring kulang sa Taguig, lalo na ang pera nila.

      Magnanakaw pala to si Cayetano eh. Wala pang balls.

      • Patotz

        Never did like Cayetano and I never will. Perhaps the most boring guy on the senate seat… he didn’t even do anything of value on his last term. I never did want to vote for him and his face alone makes my blood boil.

  • Ulipur

    Manhattan condo solely under Loren’s name

    This is in contrary to the accusations made by Louis Biraogo – a self-proclaimed public interest advocate.

    According to Legarda, what she has declared is only her part of the property because the unit is partly owned by 3 others.

    However, a copy of the deed and power of attorney obtained by ABS-CBN
    from the New York City register shows that the condo unit is solely
    under Legarda’s name.

    A Park Avenue address is a luxury most people can’t afford. Most condos in the area are worth at least $1 million.

    Some of Legarda’s famous neighbors at 77 Park Ave. include the
    Rockefellers, supermodel-turned-carnival-queen Bessie Badilla, and
    fashion mogul Josie Natori’s folks.

    Realtors say buying a condo at The Griffon is not quite easy.

    “She bought it in 2006, that apartment is way over $700,000… $800,000 by this time,” Josue said.

    “This building actually does get all the financial documents from the
    perspective purchaser in the building, so they also screen also who are
    buying in the building so that at least they know that it will be a
    good neighbor to them,” he added.

    Some Filipino residents in the area say Legarda’s son is currently staying at the condo. – report from ANC

  • HarryK

    Any lawyer can issue a certificate based on his interpretation but is the listing in strict conformity with the law?

  • Fancy Tan

    You are still in my “balota”. mdm…..

  • Albert Einstien

    FERNANDEZ po ba F o FOE…madam….parang ramon…je je

    BIGTIME ang nasa LIKOD nyan ibig sabihin 2016 na ang usapan wala pang 2013…. 2016 na ang TARGET…sigurado MADAMI na naman GIMMICKS sa 2014 to 2016 sa senado….lol

    NO TO POLITICAL DYNASTY….YES TO FOI….

    no to EBAC DYNASTY …..ENRILE, ESTRADA,BINAY, AQUINO, ANGARA , CAYETANO

    DONT VOTE for POLITICAL DYNASTY PUPPIES….!

  • LadyBalmaceda

    this is just a black propaganda, it happens everytime the election is getting near.

    • DennisTan

      YUP,.. ganyan naman sa Pilipinas kapag malapit na ang eleksyon puro siraan. kaliwat kanan yan. sanay nako..

      • LadyBalmaceda

        lol sinabi mo pa, that’s why I hate this way when the election is coming

    • JuliusContis

      top rater kc c Loren haha kaya gumagawa yan ng paraan para siraan. LOL

    • rinom

      white lang po iyan, hindi black iyan

  • speaksoftlylove

    Just what I’ve said in my previous posts that by presenting her own lawyer certification, Legarda has just buried herself deeper into her own “quicksand.” I added that the reason is that the records of her purchased cannot be deleted because it can be accessed by anyone online from the website of New York’s Register of Deeds. Under her lawyer’s certification, she reiterated that she declared 1/4 of the amount of the property from 2007 to 2010 because she is only a part owner and that there are three other owners.

    Unfortunately for Legarda, abs cbn where started her career is now publishing a copy of the Deed of Sale, without any outstanding mortage hence paid in cash, and SOLELY OWNED by Legarda, giving credence to accusations of Louis “Barok” Biraogo.

    Another corrupt politician with hidden wealth is unmasked. Iboto na kaagad ninyo mga yellowvultures.

    • rinom

      correct, anybody can issue a certification, and he can get away with it.

  • RyanIlagan

    Louis Biraogo – a self-proclaimed public interest advocate. where did Biraogo come from? what’s his real motive kaya?

    • rinom

      what is that for you? ang alam ko lahat ng tao corrupt, kung hindi ka kahabagan ng Diyos patuloy ka, marcos and kadafi until the day they die claimed they are clean.

  • KateDulce

    “a male reelectionist senator who also spread wild rumors about
    President Aquino’s mental health during his presidential run in 2010.”

    there’s only one man who did this, does he really want that #1 spot that badly, or does he have something else in mind??? hmmmm

    • CarlosAcantillado

      its crazy how people do this for a better spot. its sick to watch

  • JewelAgoncillo

    attorney ba talaga si biraogo? hindi ko gets kung ano sya

    • TinaCarunungan

      2nd year UP dropout lang yan. hindi talaga sya lawyer. at hindi toh first time nya magawa na ganito. na file nya ng case against CJ Puno rin.

      • DanielMarquez

        meaning, bayad sya palagi. grabe ng tao talaga,,

    • rinom

      hindi ka naman Diyos para alam mo lahat.

  • AngelSantos

    such dirty tactics used in the last minute. aren’t they not ashamed from spreading such lies? its been proven that she did include this in her SALN already…

    • rinom

      dirty tactics? kay corona dirty tactics din?

  • mashamanning

    P28M for an NYC, Park Avenue apartment? That’s not even enough for 1 parking slot in Manhattan.

  • rinom

    man is a lost soul, contrary to the popular belief, people are corrupt, the blood of corruption is in the very vein of our being, nobody is exempted, all is guilty, no one seek the Lord. unless God will have pity on you, you cant escape the deceitfulness of this world. latest example is Corona.

  • Rolly257

    Marami pang nakatago yang si Loren at halos lahat ng Senadores

  • eight_log

    Gawain ni Loren yan … kung kasama niya ngbubulagbulagan lang siya …. kaya hindi mabawas bawsan ang mga corrupt sa bansang Pilipinas. Hindi sana maging senador yang Loren na yan!!!

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