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Malversation case part of plot to sideline Estrada clan, allies – JV Ejercito


“It’s too much of a coincidence,’’ so said Sen. Joseph Victor Ejercito on Monday of the filing of a malversation complaint against him with the Ombudsman.

Posted: December 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Cayetano out to silence Binay defenders—Tiangco

Navotas Rep. Toby Tiangco.  FILE PHOTO

The so-called “gatecrashers” in the probe on corruption charges against Vice President Jejomar Binay called the Senate a “kangaroo court” for silencing the opposition who wanted to defend the Vice President.

Posted: November 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Senators favor bill to redefine savings


There may be no need to pass a joint resolution redefining savings to comply with the Supreme Court ruling that partly voided the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), senators said on Monday.

Posted: August 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Allies want Enrile, Revilla, Estrada in Camp Crame

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Several senators want their detained colleagues to remain in Camp Crame, the national police headquarters in Quezon City, instead of being transferred to a regular jail like alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles.

Posted: July 30th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Stress good in DAP, senators tell Aquino

President Benigno S. Aquino III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

When he addresses the nation on TV Monday night, President Aquino should focus on the benefits of the Disbursement Acceleration Program and stress that officials did not pocket the funds, senators said on Sunday.

Posted: July 14th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »