By Gil C. Cabacungan
Militant groups on Wednesday slammed President Benigno Aquino and Budget Secretary Florencio Abad for continuing to stonewall on giving full details on fund releases under the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), specifically lump sum allocations to senators and representatives worth P17.4 billion.
By DJ Yap
The numbers may not be in their favor, but critics of the administration will file an impeachment complaint against President Aquino when Congress resumes this month.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
The Philippine government on Sunday denied rumors that it is lobbying for President Benigno Aquino III’s nomination for a Nobel Peace Prize.
By Bong Lozada
Nearly a week after the Philippines and the United States signed the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement, protests and uncertainty lingered, and this time, one militant leader said that the pact is one sugarcoated myth.
Don Chino [Roces] Bridge is a freedom park. Not even the President has the power to stop us from blasting our sentiments against the US presence in this land.–Bayan Secretary-General Renato Reyes