By Juan Escandor Jr.
A congressman here has included burials in his pork barrel menu. According to the Department of Budget and Management’s (DBM) website, Representative Deogracias Ramos Jr., a member of the ruling Liberal Party (LP), used P6.1 million of public funds for social services in the nine-town second district of Sorsogon.
By Karen Boncocan
A Liberal Party (LP) official on Thursday maintained that there was “no politics” in the alleged P10 billion “pork barrel scam”.
By Maila Ager
“Ang marriage nga hindi nagtatagal, coalition pa (A marriage does not last, what more a coalition)?”
By and Gabriel Cardinoza
, Inquirer Central Luzon
, Inquirer Northern Luzon
, Tonette Orejas and Carmela Reyes-Estrope
The Liberal Party’s endeavor to become the ruling party for the 2016 presidential elections is going to be a much longer and harder journey, as far as Central and Northern Luzon are concerned.
Unidentified men on Wednesday set afire the provincial headquarters of the ruling Liberal Party (LP) in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao, but no casualty was reported, police said on Thursday.
By Jeoffrey Maitem
Unidentified men on Wednesday night set afire the provincial headquarters of President Benigno Aquino III’s Liberal Party in Sultan Kudarat town in Maguindanao but no casulaty was reported, the police said Thursday.
By Jonas Cabiles Soltes
A supporter of Father Leo Casas, a Catholic priest running for governor in Masbate under the Liberal Party, was shot by two men on Saturday morning in Barangay (village) Katipunan in Placer, Masbate, the top police official in the province said.
The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) said it had asked the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to investigate the use of gift certificates by a group closely associated with the ruling Liberal Party (LP) to allegedly woo votes for LP candidates.
By Karen Bermejo and Nestor P. Burgos Jr.
President Benigno Aquino III visited Iloilo twice in two months but it this wasn’t a sign that the province was the Liberal Party’s weakest area, according to Governor Arthur Defensor.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Pagadian City Mayor Samuel Co has asked the court to hold the proceedings on the syndicated estafa case filed against him as well as the issuance of a warrant for his arrest and arraignment.
By Chito O. Aragon
At first, they were mistaken for “umbrella boys” by those who attended the Liberal Party (LP) rally on Tuesday in Talisay City, 12 kilometers south of Cebu City.
By Matikas Santos
The Liberal Party (LP) spent almost P1.9 million for its proclamation rally on February 12 while the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) shelled out just half of what the ruling party paid for its Cebu rally.
By Carmel Loise Matus
, Doris C. Bongcac
, Jhunnex Napallacan
With Cebu’s 5th district behind them, the Liberal Party-Cebu (LP-Cebu) is upbeat about their chances in this year’s mid-term elections. LP Cebu provincial chairman Hilario Davide III told a press conference that the party’s alliance with the local Bakud party ensures crucial votes. In the 2010 election, Davide lost to now suspended governor Gwen Garcia [...]