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Sen. Angara assures father would face pork barrel issue

Senator Juan Edgardo "Sonny" Angara FILE PHOTO

Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara expressed “concern” over reports linking his father, former Senator Edgardo Angara, into the “pork barrel” scam but said he was confident his father could answer all the allegations being hurled at him.

Posted: March 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino’s final request: 12-0 for his chosen bets

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“Go out and vote tomorrow (Monday),” Malacañang urged Filipinos on Saturday, acknowledging that the midterm elections are a referendum on President Benigno Aquino III’s administration.

Posted: May 12th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

NPC to dump Team PNoy senatorial bet behind smear campaign on Legarda

Sen. Loren Legarda.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC) stalwarts hinted at a possible withdrawal of support for the political party and allies of the Team PNoy candidate harassing Senator Loren Legarda.

Posted: May 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Sonny vows assistance to Cebu schools

AURORA Rep. Sonny Angara pledged to help in the acquisition of new facilities and improvement of state universities in Cebu should he win in the May 13 elections.

Posted: May 6th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Angara brings ‘Juan dela Cruz’ to help win over Cebu voters


While Coco Martin aka “Juan dela Cruz” fights “aswangs” in his television series, Aurora Rep. Sonny Angara has made it his mission to introduce educational reforms and access to employment opportunities to the Filipinos should he win as senator in the May 13 election.

Posted: May 5th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Sonny Angara: Corona conviction a public service telling me to do more

Senator Juan Edgardo "Sonny" Angara FILE PHOTO

As the first anniversary of Chief Justice Renato Corona’s removal from office draws near, Aurora Rep. Edgardo “Sonny” Angara maintains that ousting the former top magistrate was a “public service” and played down the criticism that it was not the prosecutors but the defense that secured Corona’s conviction.

Posted: May 5th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Sonny Angara invites foreign observers to see maturity of PH electoral process

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Aurora Rep. Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The government should roll out the welcome mat for foreign election observers who are genuinely interested in looking at the integrity of Philippine elections this May, Team PNoy senatorial candidate Edgardo “Sonny” Angara told Radyo INQUIRER Saturday.

Posted: April 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Pimentel downplays ‘failed polls’ scenario with Mindanao power shortage

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Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Team PNoy senatorial candidate Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III twitted on Sunday, allegations by the opposition that the current power shortage in Mindanao could be a prelude to a sabotage of the outcome of the automated election in the region.

Posted: March 24th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Angara: Focus on issues, not personalities, in campaign

Aurora Rep. Juan Edgardo Angara. Joseph Vidal/PRIB

With the United Nationalist Alliance’s decision to junk erstwhile shared candidates Francis Escudero, Loren Legarda and Grace Poe, one of their teammates in the administration slate on Friday said the campaign should start being about issues rather than on personalities.

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

Rep. Angara: Out-of-school-youth sector an asset to PH economy if…

Aurora Rep. Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Aurora Representative Sonny Angara said that Philippine economy will benefit from out of school youths if special technical, vocational and skills centers would be established for the sector.

Posted: February 11th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Representative Angara is ‘pressured’ when compared to his father

Aurora Rep. Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Representative Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara admits he feels slightly pressured whenever he’s compared to his father, incumbent Senator Edgardo Angara.

Posted: February 10th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Lessons Sonny Angara learned from his old man

Senator-elect Juan Edgardo Angara. FILE PHOTO

In an election campaign dominated by old and familiar names, his is one that easily stands out: Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara, son of a political veteran whose family rules the politics of Aurora province.

Posted: January 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Representative Angara hopes Tañada will stay loyal to LP

Deputy House Speaker Lorenzo "Erin" Tañada. PHOTO BY RYAN LEAGOGO

Aurora Representative Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara on Tuesday said that he hopes Deputy Speaker Lorenzo “Erin” Tañada III will stay loyal to the Liberal Party despite being left out of its senatorial slate.

Posted: October 2nd, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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  7. Cardinal Tagle to faithful: Join politics to clean it
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  10. DOJ orders arrest of Cedric Lee
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