By Erika Sauler and TJ Burgonio
Unlike the show-biz atmosphere that surrounded the arrest of Senators Bong Revilla and Jinggoy Estrada last month, the detention of Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile on plunder and graft charges over the P10-billion pork barrel scam is turning out to be a private affair.
By Julliane Love De Jesus
An hour after the Sandiganbayan issued the warrant of arrest for Juan Ponce Enrile, the senator left his residence in Makati City and was now on his way to the Philippine National Police (PNP) headquarters to undergo booking procedures.
By Leila B. Salaverria
Incoming senator JV Ejercito finds it hard to believe that he is the top election spender among the winning candidates in the senatorial race, contending that his rivals from the Team PNoy administration coalition had way more TV and radio advertisements than he did.
By Philip C. Tubeza
Defeated senatorial candidate Juan “Jack” Ponce Enrile Jr., son of resigned Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile, was the top spender in the 2013 senatorial race, according to Commission on Elections (Comelec) records.
By Maila Ager
“My heart bled for him,” so said resigned Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile of his son, Jack, who ran and lost in the May 13 senatorial elections.