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So You Want to Contact Your Representative

So you’d like to ask your district representative and our senators to say NO to considering kids potential criminals, restoring the death penalty, and reversing the Sin Tax Law, among other issues. 1,649 more words


Broadcasting Misogyny and Abuse in Congress: A Mockery of (In) Justice KAISA KA Reacts to Hearings Probing De Lima Links to Drug Trade

As an organization of grassroots women who are believe that women must be empowered fully in order to harness our full potential towards nation-building, Pagkakaisa ng Kababaihan para sa Kalayaan or KAISA KA are deeply disturbed by what is the rise in rise of abusive behavior online and offline directed towards women. 295 more words

No whitewash in De Lima ethical probe - Sotto

Legazpi City (Nov. 29, 2016) – The Senate Committee on Ethics and Privileges today announced that there will be no cover-up in their investigation of Sen. 225 more words


Senate remains under federalism — Koko

THERE will be a Senate in either federal-presidential or federal-parliamentary system of government. 199 more words

Common Sense is the Best Aid for Legislation...not the limelight-flooded hearings



By Apolinario Villalobos

No amount of cover up can deny the ultimate objective of the legislators in conducting “hearing in aid of legislation”. 421 more words

Miriam...A Tribute to the late Filipino senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago


(Tribute to Miriam Defensor-Santiago)

by Apolinario Villalobos

She is such a colorful lady ever, who I have read and heard about. She is feisty and weighed down her words with piercing look and if in the mood with matching finger- pointing, yet. 559 more words


Tinanong ako ni Jonalyn kung ano itong kinuhanan ko ng picture. Sabi ko, naiisip ko kasi yung ‘Federalism’ nung nakita ko yan. Isipin mo na lang na progresibo ang syudad ng Makati. 99 more words

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