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Gintong basurahan ni Recom!

“ISANG sistematikong pagnanakaw sa pera ng bayan ang naganap sa siyam na taong panunungkulan ni Enrico “Recom” Echiverri bilang mayor ng Caloocan”. Ito ang madamdaming pahayag ni Perla Madayag, presidente ng HomeOwners Association (HOA) ng Bgy. 68, bilang reaksiyon sa…

Job security pushed

ON the eve of Labor Day senatorial candidate Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez vowed to send to jail employers who would continue “contractualization” should Congress declare the practice illegal. Romualdez said he would prioritize in his legislative agenda if elected to…

No pay hike

PRESIDENT Benigno S. Aquino III yesterday hailed the Filipino worker on the eve of Labor Day 2016 but was silent on wage increase. In his message for Labor Day Aquino said, "Saludo ang ating sambayanan sa mga manggagawang Pilipinong nagpupunyagi…

Party-list hits employers over age discrimination

A party-list group denounced age discrimination practiced by some employers. Democratic Independent Workers’ Association (DIWA) Rep. Emmeline Aglipay-Villar said age discrimination should be prohibited. The solon decried employers who refuse to hire any person or discriminate against individuals with respect…

‘Radical platform’ vs poverty hailed

FORMER administration ally Albay Gov. Joey Salceda has hailed the tandem of Senators Grace Poe and Francis Escudero as the most radical among the candidates vying for the top two positions in the country in the May 9 polls. Salceda,…

Prayers see me thru -- Marcos

VICE presidential candidate Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr. yesterday said prayers give him strength and a clearer focus to help him through the rigors of the political campaign as it heads into the homestretch. In a statement, Marcos said…

Regular pay for barangay workers sought

SENATORIAL candidate Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez yesterday vowed to push for the passage of a proposed law providing regular salaries to all village workers. This was stressed by Romualdez after the 142-strong Liga ng Barangay of Quezon City led by…

Red tape scourge must be stopped -- Recto

SENATE President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto yesterday said that next to crime, red tape is another scourge that the succeeding President needs to place on top of government’s “hit-list” to put the country back in order. “If the next President has…

Longer prescriptive period for filing graft cases eyed

A veteran member of the House of Representatives has expressed confidence that the bill increasing the prescriptive period for filing of graft cases will be approved before the 16th Congress ends. Deputy Speaker and Isabela Rep. Giorgidi Aggabao, main author…

Duterte has big 'intel fund'?

THE image of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte as a “poor man” with simple living and simple means is now being shattered with fresh allegation that he can spend more than P1 million each day with his huge intelligence fund…

Marcos thanks INC

VICE PRESIDENTIAL candidate Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. yesterday expressed gratitude to the bloc-voting religious sect, Iglesia ni Cristo (INC), for the reported support for his candidacy. “Magpapasalamat ako kung iyan nga ang pasya ng ating mga kapatid sa Iglesia…

Dream, persevere,Bongbong advises college graduates

“ACT on your dreams.” This was the message of vice presidential candidate Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr. to the graduates of the University of Perpetual Help System Dalta campus who will soon join the Philippine labor workforce. Invited as…

INC backs Romualdez!

THE influential religious group Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) has endorsed senatorial bet Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez and vice presidential candidate Sen. Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. The INC, the second largest religious group in the country, has been known for its…

Marcos to file complaint on vote receipt discrepancies

VICE presidential candidate Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. is now collating evidence on vote receipt discrepancies in the overseas absentee voting in preparation for the filing of a complaint before the Commission on Elections (Comelec). Marcos is not taking the…
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