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OPEN LETTER TO SENATOR T.G. GUINGONA III

Sir:

“Reject all forms of corruption that diverts resources from the poor.”

Those words were heard all across the nation from Pope Francis during his visit to the Malacanang Palace last Friday and reported extensively in mainstream and social media in the days afterwards. 497 more words

Preventive suspension in ICC case sought

PRESS RELEASE

Former Iloilo provincial administrator Manuel Mejorada has asked the Ombudsman to issue preventive suspensions against two Cabinet members and five other officials charged in the alleged anomalies in the Iloilo Convention Center project, saying the evidence against them is strong and their continued stay in office might prejudice the investigation. 325 more words

A giant comeback

The appointment of Janet Garin as DOH secretary completes the comeback of the 1st district political dynasty in the national stage.
It shows the political adroitness of the patriarch, former Congressman Oscar Garin, in jumping from one administration to another. 322 more words

Senate President Drilon has P75 Million Unliquidated Funds from his Pork Barrel

First the ICC, now the Commission on Audit is knocking on the Senate President’s door for his failing to liquidate P75 Million of his PDAF. 227 more words

Stealing APEC 2015

Jed Patrick E. Mabilog, Ph.D. (from a garage sale), spent one hour this morning attacking me for supposedly stealing from Iloilo City the glory of hosting the 2015 APEC Ministers Meeting. 181 more words