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DUTERTE TO AQUINO: Another 6-year term is 'idiotic'

” You are not the savior of this universe”

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, a staunch supporter of President Benigno Aquino, has expressed opposition to proposals to amend the constitution and extend the President’s term. 296 more words

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BAYAN MUNA: Aquino is delusional and power hungry

Bayan Muna Reps. Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate  said that Pres. Aquino’s openness now for Charter Change (Cha-cha) and term extension is a means to escape accountability from the illegal and unconstitutional Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) because if he succeeds then he would again have immunity. 493 more words

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Should President Benigno Aquino be given a chance to run again for president in the 2016 national elections?

I’d say, why not? Despite the current restriction in the Philippine constitution which limits the president to one single term of six years. 1,040 more words


Aquino sisters wanted Abad out; Hyatt 10 came to his rescue


By Ellen T. Tordesillas

Aquino sisters with BinayFrom our always reliable source : A few days after the Supreme Court declared parts of the Disbursement Accelerated Program or DAP unconstitutional last July 1, the three presidential sisters- Ballsy Cruz, Pinky Abellada, and Kris Aquino (Viel Dee didn’t join them) talked with the President to let go of Budget Secretary Florencio “Butch” Abad. 757 more words

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Philippines: Peace Deal With Muslim Rebels May Fail -- "Agreement is close to collapse"

By Manuel Mogato

MANILA Wed Aug 6, 2014 2:57am EDT


Members of the elite Special Action Police walk next to an armoured vehicle as they reinforce soldiers battling Muslim rebels from the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) in Zamboanga city, in southern Philippines in this September 12, 2013 file photo.  1,030 more words

SONA 2014: Number Crunching!

Here are some of the facts from President Aquino’s State of the Nation Address last month:


SONA 2014: A Thousand Words

Photo edits by: Aurora Marina D. Nivera

A single picture speaks a thousand words.

The Different Faces of the State of the Nation Address Philippines 2014… 236 more words