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Sandiganbayan junks charges against oil company execs

THE Sandiganbayan has dismissed the charges filed against former top executives of Petron Corporation. Led by Celso Legarda, Petron’s ex-vice president and general manager, the officers were cleared of multiple counts of graft that stemmed from the alleged fraudulent transfer…

DENR ‘ghost’ audit scored

A HOUSE leader yesterday slammed anew bypassed Environment Secretary Gina Lopez for not revealing until now to the public, Congress and even the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB), the audit that it conducted on mining firms. Surigao del Norte Rep.…

‘Robredo can be impeached’

Alvarez has the numbers to have Leni impeached -- Senate head Pimentel THERE is a big chance that Vice President Leni Robredo will be impeached by the House of Representatives. This was according to Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III after…

Not even US can stop China — Duterte

“THE Philippines cannot stop China from doing her thing,” President Rodrigo Duterte said as he reiterated his pledge that “there will come a time” that he will invoke the PCA’s (Permanent Court of Arbitration) ruling with China . China wants…

No loyalty check, no more purge -- Alvarez

SPEAKER Pantaleon “Bebot” Alvarez yesterday said there is no need to conduct a loyalty check among members of the supermajority to kill the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte as he ruled out another purging of allies to protect…

Is she an anti-Duterte plotter or is she not?

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte said that he will “not be surprised” if Vice President Leni Robredo is involved in plots to oust him. Duterte made the remark to reporters before his flight to Myanmar and Thailand, adding that he will “not…

Duterte camp warned against complacency

SENATOR Antonio Trillanes IV has warned the Duterte administration not to be complacent since a lot of things are unfolding “behind the scenes.” Trillanes made the remark amid the perceived confidence shown by the allies of President Rodrigo Duterte that…

Impeachment vs Duterte will not prosper -- Pimentel

THERE is a possibility that the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte will “not prosper” due to the big number of lawmakers in the lower chamber allied with him. Senate President Koko Pimentel stressed this point adding that the impeachment…

Benham Rise of great economic value to PH -- solon

HOUSE senior deputy minority leader and Buhay Hayaang Yumabong (Buhay) Party-list Rep. Lito Atienza yesterday said Benham Rise is of great economic value to future generations of Filipinos, based on the massive deposits of metal-bearing nodules found around the extinct…

Alvarez to nail Robredo

HOUSE Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said he will start looking for strong evidence for the possible impeachment of Vice President Leni Robredo. But Robredo is unfazed reiterating she is not part of any destabilization or any ouster move against President Rodrigo…

House not a Malacañang rubber stamp — Speaker

NOT a rubber stamp. Contrary to the perception of detractors, the Lower House is not Malacanang’s rubber stamp, nor does it have little de facto power, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said yesterday. Alvarez said he wants his leadership to be…

Ouster bid vs Duterte purely ours — Magdalo

THE man behind the first impeachment case against President Rodrigo Duterte yesterday clarified that neither the yellow army of the Liberal Party (LP) nor Vice President Leni Robredo has anything to do with his impeachment complaint against Duterte. Days after…

House cites bills passed

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THE House of Representatives has started its six-week summer break after successfully passing at least 186 vital legislative measures in 83 session days. The approved bills form part of the 794 measures processed by the House, or an average of…

LP solon calls for ‘impeachment ceasefire’

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A MEMBER of the Liberal Party (LP) yesterday called for “impeachment ceasefire.” Quezon City Rep. Winston Castelo said both impeachment cases against President Rodrigo Duterte and Vice President Leni Robredo will do no good for the Filipinos. “Impeaching the top…
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