Poe questions DOH’s ‘overspending’ over PPEs

Poe questions DOH’s ‘overspending’ over PPEs

By RJ Espartinez Senator Grace Poe delivering her privileged speech  Sen. Grace Poe on Tuesday asked why the Department of Health (DOH) spent P1,800 for each set of personal protective equipment (PPE) when the market value is between P400 and P1,000 each. The senator...
Grace Poe calls for Senate inquiry on ABS-CBN franchise

Grace Poe calls for Senate inquiry on ABS-CBN franchise

Sen. Grace Poe on Wednesday called for a Senate inquiry into the franchise of ABS-CBN Corp. following the Supreme Court case accusing the TV network of abuse, filed by Solicitor General Jose Calida. “The resolution on ABS-CBN Corporation initiates the discussion...
Poe wants P27M for road safety programs

Poe wants P27M for road safety programs

Sen. Grace Poe on Wednesday said she would push for the reinstatement of a P27-million fund for road safety programs, logistics and equipment such as breathalyzers.Poe made the statement during the hearing of the Senate Public Services Committee, which tackled bills...
Armed men attack Abante News Group plant

Armed men attack Abante News Group plant

Photo from Abante Tonite Facebook page. Four armed men attacked the printing press of the publisher of the leading Abante and Abante Tonite Filipino-language tabloids early on Monday.The masked men poured gasoline on machines and supplies at about 1 a.m. on Monday....