By Jocelyn R. Uy
In a unanimous vote, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) affirmed on Wednesday the disqualification and the removal of Laguna Gov. Emilio Ramon “ER” Ejercito from his post for overspending in the 2013 balloting.
By Miguel R. Camus
The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has denied the appeal of Victory Liner seeking to overturn its
decision to temporarily suspend 42 bus units following a deadly accident early this week.
By Jaymee T. Gamil
The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said it would appeal the decision of state auditors to disallow more than P54-million worth of bonuses the agency granted to its officers and employees in 2012 but it will comply with the “final verdict” of the Commission on Audit (COA).
Former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo will ask the Sandiganbayan to reconsider its decision denying her bail in the plunder charge against her in connection with the alleged misuse of P366 million in Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) funds.
By Tina G. Santos
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) may still consider filing an appeal against a Supreme Court decision remanding to the poll body the cases of party-list groups that the Comelec earlier disqualified.