Anti-terror bill awaiting final review – Roque

Anti-terror bill awaiting final review – Roque

Malacañang on Thursday said the controversial anti-terrorism bill was on its final stage of review at the Office of Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea. In a virtual presser, Palace spokesman Harry Roque said a memorandum recommending to President Rodrigo Duterte a...
Senators worry over Duque’s flip-flopping statements

Senators worry over Duque’s flip-flopping statements

Senators are worried that the recent flip-flopping statements of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III could cast doubts on the government’s efforts to address the COVID-19 pandemic more effectively. Senator Nancy Binay on Thursday, May 21, said she finds it alarming...
Senators worry over Duque’s flip-flopping statements

Second time’s a charm: Duterte still supports Duque

President Rodrigo Duterte once again threw his support on his beleaguered Health Secretary Francisco Duque III after 14 senators signed a resolution calling for the latter’s ‘immediate resignation’.   READ: At least 14 senators want Duque’s ‘immediate...