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Binay rebuttal becomes political campaign

I had been critical of Vice President Jejomar Binay and I thought my perception of him would change somehow after his much awaited/anticipated counterstatement against the senators of the Senate blue ribbon committee investigating his alleged participation in the Makati building scam delivered at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC). 335 more words

Government

Crossing fingers for LP dilemma

If the ruling Liberal Party (LP) wants to maintain its leadership in 2016 and beyond, it better start getting their act in sync now or all will be lost to the opposition. 694 more words

Government

Miriam and her choices for vice president

From the looks of it Senator Miriam DefensorSantiago’s desire to run for the presidency in 2016 is certain, but with a caveat, and that is if her health permits. 424 more words

Government

Vice presidential trial balloon bursts in Binay’s face

Beleaguered Vice President Jejomar Binay tried floating a vice presidential trial balloon, in the person of businessman Manny Pangilinan, in the hope that that it will generate enthusiasm and excitement among Filipinos for them to start clamoring for it. 324 more words

Government

Gov’t takeover not panacea to MRT mess

Almost every night when one watches prime TV news, the newscast cannot seem to be complete unless it includes and discuses the sad state of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT). 491 more words

Government

Dooming Binay’s presidential candidacy

All these times street parliamentarian, human rights advocate, Makati mayor and now Vice President Jejomar Binay have always been projecting an aura of a responsible, respected and an incorruptible person and politician. 505 more words

Government

Super ‘Pacman’ has to relinquish politics

Pacman is of course our very own world boxing champ and Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao. It is a moniker aptly applied to him for easy name recall when he started campaigning abroad and winning boxing bouts one after another. 428 more words

Politics