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READ: Senate Bill 2149 (Income Tax Reform Bill)

In February 7, 2014, Senator Sonny Angara filed a bill which aims to re-structure the current Income Tax bracket in the country. Officially named as AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 24 OF THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES or SENATE BILL NO.2149, the bill is currently pending under the Senate Ways…

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PNoy’s 116th Independence Day Celebration Speech (Full Transcript)

Talumpati ng Kagalang-galang Benigno S. Aquino III Pangulo ng Pilipinas Sa ika-116 anibersaryo ng proklamasyon ng kalayaan ng Pilipinas [Inihayag sa Lungsod Naga, Camarines Sur, noong ika-12 ng Hunyo 2014] [Mga pagbati] Mga namomotan ko pong mahimanwa, Dios marhay na aga sa indo gabos. [Palakpakan] Pinagtulungan po ni Leni at ni John na turuan ako ng…

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Sen. Bong Revilla’s Privilege Song

In a rare event, the Senate, which is supposed to be a hall of honorable people doing legislative functions, became a stage of entertainment and dis-honorable acts. Today, Sen. Bong Revilla Jr. delivered another privilege speech aimed at answering all accusations about his involvement in the PDAF Scam. But the lengthy, dramatic, semi-cinematic approach to…

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4 Laguna Congressmen tagged in Napolist

The revelation continues. After naming Senators in her previous list, some 100 Congressmen are now tagged in the Napolist. Among the 100, 4 (both previous and incumbent) Congressmen of the 3 districts of Laguna were named. Former 1st District Rep. Uliran Joaquin, 4th Districts’ late Rep. Rodolfo “Boying” San Luis and current Rep. Bejamin “Benjie…

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How much is inside your Senator’s purse?

Wonder who among the incumbent Senators of Republic of the Philippines is the richest or the poorest? Based on their Statement of Assets and Liabilities (SALN) submitted for 2013, Villar again leads the Senate for the richest Senator but this time it’s the wife, Senator Cynthia Villar. Villar listed their assets which amounted to 1.626…

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COMELEC disqualifies Laguna Governor ER Ejercito

One year after the 2013 Elections, COMELEC en banc have finally issued their decision on the matter of the disqualification of Laguna Governor Emilio Ramon “ER” Ejercito on the merits of overspending. Voting 7-0, the COMELEC en banc justifies the decision of COMELEC’s First Division last September 2013 disqualifying the elected Laguna Governor for spending way…

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Sen. Chiz Escudero published his PDAF records

Following the move of Sen. Sonny Angara to make his PDAF Allocation records public, another Senator followed suit. Sen. chiz Escudero, who is one of those tagged in the Lacson and De Lima’s Napolist as pork barrel scam beneficiaries, published in his website his PDAF Allocation summary. This is to debunked Napole’s claims (on her…