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Leni Robredo’s father passes away


The father of Camarines Sur third district Representative Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo passed away Thursday morning, October 10, the representative herself confirmed in a statement Thursday evening.

Posted: October 10th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Leni Robredo takes first plane ride since her husband’s last trip


Since her husband’s death last year, Camarines Sur Rep. Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo had refused to ride a plane. But the widow of Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo took her first commercial flight to Cebu on Thursday when she retraced her husband’s last trip that ended in a tragic plane crash in Masbate that killed him, pilot Capt. Jessup Bahinting and student pilot Kshitiz Chand, a Nepalese, on Aug. 18, 2012.

Posted: August 18th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Leni Robredo meets pilot’s widow in Cebu for the first time


I want to retrace the last trip of my husband,” said Camarines Sur Rep. Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo when she visited Cebu yesterday.

Posted: August 16th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Leni to retrace Jesse’s last journey


As a way of commemorating the first death anniversary of good governance champion, Jesse Robredo, on Aug. 18, his widow and now Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo would visit Cebu and Masbate, the last places the local government secretary was seen alive.

Posted: August 15th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Robredo pushes for congressional probe on pork barrel scam

Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The widow of Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo will push for an impartial and thorough investigation of the alleged scam that surrounded the implementation of the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) of senators and members of the House representatives.

Posted: August 12th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino, Leni Robredo lead happy, teary memory telling of Jesse


At a dinner to commemorate the memory of late Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo on Thursday, President Benigno Aquino III said he could not stop looking at Jesse’s smiling face on the tarpaulin onstage.

Posted: August 10th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Leni Robredo to retrace husband’s final moments on first death anniversary

Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo. FILE PHOTO

On the first anniversary of her husband’s untimely death, Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo will visit the site off Masbate where his plane crashed.

Posted: August 2nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Allied senators, other pols take oath before Aquino

President Aquino poses with Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo, widow of the late Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo, and children Patricia, Jillian Therese and Jessica Marie, after swearing in Liberal Party lawmakers and administration allies at the Rizal Hall of Malacañang.  LYN RILLON

Incoming administration-allied Senators Antonio Trillanes IV, Alan Peter Cayetano, Paolo Benigno “Bam” Aquino IV and Cynthia Villar took their oath of office Thursday before President Aquino in Malacañang. Their swearing in preceded the mass oath-taking of 78 new administration members of the House of Representatives.

Posted: June 28th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Leni Robredo supports FOI bill

Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo. FILE PHOTO

Incoming Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo said she was willing to sponsor the freedom of information (FOI) bill in the 16th Congress, and that she was agreeable to Malacañang’s version of the transparency measure.

Posted: June 25th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Foreign donors cited in case vs Robredo

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Defeated congressional candidate Nelly Villafuerte in the third district of Camarines Sur used the Internet in tracing the alleged foreign donors to the campaign of elected Rep. Maria Leonor “Leni” G. Robredo that she used as basis for the disqualification complaint she filed against Robredo in the Commission on Elections (Comelec).

Posted: June 10th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Leni Robredo gets down to brass tacks of legislative work

Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

After toppling the candidate of an entrenched Camarines Sur dynasty, the province’s new congressional representative, Leni Robredo, said Wednesday the more arduous part of the job—actual work in Congress—was just about to begin.

Posted: May 22nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Leni Robredo visits House

Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Newly-proclaimed Camarines Sur representative, Leni Robredo, paid a visit to the House of Representatives on Wednesday.

Posted: May 22nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Leni Robredo proclaimed winner in Camarines Sur

Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo. FILE PHOTO

With 71,330 votes lead and two towns not included in the total canvass, Leni Robredo was proclaimed winner at 11:30 p.m. Wednesday as 3rd District Representative of Camarines Sur, beating opponent Nelly Favis-Villafuerte, who got 31,364 votes.

Posted: May 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

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