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On the Disbursement Acceleration Program

Moving to impeach the President or asking that Budget Secretary Abad resign does nothing to resolve the issue. Besides, the fact that members of the Senate, despite knowing the DAP (and it’s system of procedures) has not received their collective and formal seal of approval, received amounts from it and utilized these anyway via disbursement channels are equally liable. 722 more words

Institutions

Public Apology

Sisimulan ko po ang pitak na ito sa taos pusong paghingi ng tawad sa sambayanang Pilipino sampu ng aking mga kamag-anak, mga kaibigan at mga kakilala. 629 more words

Life And Family

INDICTED PHILIPPINE SENATORS CHOOSE WHERE THEY PREFER TO BE JAILED

Manila, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles) - All eyes are currently focused on the three Philippine senators who have been indicted for the non-bailable offense of plunder in connection with the 10 Billion-peso pork barrel scam. 194 more words

International

Bilyaran at the senate

Had lunch with a chum of mine who works in the Senate. While discussing the monkey business that was Sen. Bong Revilla’s privilege speech, he disclosed something very interesting about the senator’s office. 97 more words

Politics

Kuwento ng Mga Buwaya at Linta

Kuwento ng Mga Buwaya at Linta

Ni Apolinario Villalobos

 

Ang mga buwaya at linta ay kinatatakutan. Ang mga buwaya ay sa katihan madalas matatagpuan o hindi kaya ay sa mga sapa at ilog. 323 more words

The Government Has A Lot to Explain

The Government Has A Lot to Explain

By Apolinario Villalobos

 

No suavely delivered rhetoric can splash gay color over the miserable picture of the Philippines today. 982 more words