SENATE Minority Leader Franklin Drilon lamented the huge cut in the housing sector's 2018 budget, saying housing backlog is expected to reach six million units by 2022 if not properly addressed.Read more
SENATE Minority Leader Franklin Drilon has expressed concern over the huge drop in new foreign investments in the first half of this year.Read more
SENATE Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Friday said Executive Order (EO) 43, which created the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission, cannot investigate those outside the executive branch.
THE complaint filed by resigned Bureau of Customs (BOC) chief Nicanor Faeldon against Senator Panfilo Lacson and Senator Antonio Trillanes IV is an exercise in futility.Read more
PUBLIC Attorney's Office (PAO) chief Persida Acosta came to the defense of her boss, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre, amid calls from two senators for the latter to inhibit from Kian Loyd Delos Santos' case.Read more
SEVERAL lawmakers on Wednesday were left disappointed after the Commission on Appointments (CA) rejected the confirmation of Regina Paz "Gina" Lopez as head of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).Read more
THE death penalty is dead.
That was said by Senate President Pro Tempore Franklin Drilon as he explained that the Senate by a two-third vote had ratified a treaty commitment signed by then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.Read more