By Shiena M. Barrameda
Gov. Edgardo Tallado said the illegal mining allegations hurled against him by some residents in Labo town, this province, were “very early political black propaganda” designed to destroy his reputation.
Mayor Cipriano Violago Jr. is now a free man, after a Bulacan regional trial court dismissed charges that he took part in the 2013 murder of a police officer.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
President Benigno Aquino III on Tuesday told more than 1,200 mayors and politicians who are not his allies that they are welcome to join the Liberal Party.
The war between Mayor Oscar Moreno and members of the majority block of the city council rages over the mayor’s refusal to give discretionary funds, or what can be considered pork barrel, to the councilors, an ally of the mayor said.
By Nancy C. Carvajal
The arraignment of 57 people sued for sedition by Baybay City Mayor Carmen Cari has been deferred amid accusations of political harassment against Cari, a Liberal Party (LP) member.