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Roxas accused of using aid-giving to campaign for 2016

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Local Government Secretary Manuel Roxas II. INQUIRER.net file photo

Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II was roundly criticized on Monday, for appearing to use the government’s rehabilitation of Super Typhoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan)-stricken areas to boost his candidacy in the 2016 presidential elections where he has been touted to be the ruling Liberal Party’s standard bearer.

Posted: April 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino warns power firms: Don’t pass added costs

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President Aquino. Public satisfaction with his administration remained “very good” despite a decline in net satisfaction rating from the results of the September 2013 survey, according to the latest Social Weather Stations survey. MALACANANG PHOTO BUREAU

President Benigno Aquino III is cool to proposals that he exercise emergency powers to allow government to expedite the construction of power plants and avert a purported power crisis.

Posted: January 15th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Remove VAT on power generation, distribution—lawmaker

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Marikina Rep. Romero Quimbo. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

More proposals are coming forth from lawmakers as they attempt to find ways to bring down power costs.

Posted: January 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino: I never asked for emergency powers

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President Benigno Aquino III. AP FILE PHOTO

President Benigno Aquino III on Tuesday said that he never asked for emergency powers to address the country’s energy problems, media reports said.

Posted: January 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Evardone on bunkhouse controversy: ‘My conscience is clear’

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Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Eastern Samar Representative Ben Evardone on Tuesday denied allegations that he knew anything about the supposed overpriced bunkhouses being constructed in areas devastated by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan).

Posted: January 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Solon: Typhoon survivors need jobs

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Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

With food and water reaching many survivors of Supertyphoon ‘‘Yolanda’’, it is time to implement programs that would help them help themselves.

Posted: November 26th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

End finger-pointing, lawmaker urges

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Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A Samar legislator on Tuesday called on national and local leaders to set aside their political differences and stop finger-pointing so they could all focus on helping survivors of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” rebuild their lives.

Posted: November 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino allies dismayed by SC ruling on pork abolition

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The Supreme Court building in Manila. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Administration allies were generally not surprised about the Supreme Court decision that declared the entire pork barrel system unconstitutional as they felt the magistrates merely bowed to the prevailing public opinion calling for the abolition of the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF).

Posted: November 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Evardone asks Aquino to set up relief ops center for Eastern Samar

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Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone has appealed to the Aquino administration to take the reins in disaster-stricken areas in his province as municipalities and barangays have virtually collapsed from the sheer lack of resources and as the victims’ self-preservation instincts take over.

Posted: November 13th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Allies back President on DAP stand

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Budget Secretary Florencio Abad and Marikina Rep. Federico Romero Quimbo  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Allies of President Aquino defended his controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), a part of which was coursed through senators and members of the House of Representatives, saying that elected representatives knew what projects were needed on the ground.

Posted: November 1st, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

New pork barrel system for infrastructure projects in the works

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Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Minority congressmen appear to be in the dark over the new pork barrel scheme prepared by the majority in place of the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF).

Posted: September 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

2 lawmakers want SC to lift pork’s TRO for humanitarian cause

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Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone (left) and Oriental Mindoro Rep. Reynaldo Umali: Lift the TRO!

Once more with feeling.

Posted: September 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Lawmakers come up with way to keep pork

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A new pork barrel scheme being cooked up in the House of Representatives would limit to around P24.6 million the amount of “hard” projects each representative can propose.

Posted: September 15th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

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