Category Archives: LP

Pangilinan: Reject call for resumption of POGO operations, prioritize Filipinos amidst pandemic

On efforts to re-open Philippine Offshore Gambling Operators (POGOs) initiated by administration officials and allies, Senator Francis “KIko” Pangilinan laments the prioritization of the welfare of China in the guise of “boosting state funds” for the fight against Covid-19. Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagcor) Chairman Andrea Domingo on April 21 told the media that […]

VP Leni celebrates birthday by overseeing relief work for frontliners

Vice President Leni Robredo on Thursday turned 55 with simple celebration at home as the enhanced community quarantine remains in effect in Luzon. Robredo’s three daughters shared a photo of the celebration—a “salubong”—as it was held on the eve of her birthday on their Instagram accounts. The vice president was born on April 23, 1965 […]

LP SecGen Rep. Kit Belmonte to party chapters: Help in COVID-19 response

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In a Liberal Party (LP) dispatch sent out to members today, Liberal Party Secretary General Kit Belmonte (6th district, Quezon City) on Saturday urged party members to help out with COVID-19 response in their respective communities. The LP has built 95 chapters with almost 10,000 active members across the country. Below is the full text […]

Statement of Sen. Francis Pangilinan on NBI anti-graft division action vs Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto

Hindi nakakatawang April Fool’s joke, unconstitutional: LP “Paano nilabag ni Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto ang batas na hindi pa batas? Ginamit ang mga improvised tricycle bago mag-March 18. Umapela, tinanggihan, at sumunod sa utos si Mayor Vico March 19. Naging batas ang Bayanihan to Act Heal as One Act (Special Powers Act) noong March […]

Call of Sen. Kiko Pangilinan in face of Vietnam halt of rice exports

“Sa kagyat, kailangang bilhin na sa mataas na presyo ang ani ng ating magpapalay. Sa pamamagitan nito, malalagyan ng pera ang kanilang mga bulsa at makakapagtanim ulit sila. Kapag binili natin sa magandang presyo ang ani ng mga magpapalay natin, ma-e-encourage ang mga rice farmers natin na magtanim uli ng palay. Marami na kasi ang nag-shift sa ibang pananim kaya bumababa ang production natin.”

Liberal Caucus on COVID-19: Protecting the vulnerable is protecting everyone

The Liberal Democratic Caucus in the House of Representatives affirms the messages put forth by our colleagues in the Senate Minority and by Vice President Leni Robredo: In protecting the vulnerable, we protect the whole. Doing so requires clarity, resolve, and unity along a single national direction. In the midst of Metro Manila’s government-imposed lockdown, we are thus calling on every Filipino to exercise prudence.

Rep. Belmonte leads community clean-up against COVID-19

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Quezon City 6th District Representative Kit Belmonte lead councilors, barangay officials, and community leaders in a district-wide clean up drive of public schools Thursday, March 12, 2020, in support of Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte’s efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19. “The most effective way to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is to galvanize […]

Tañada Dares Duterte to Divert Intel Funds to Boost Covid-19 Budget

A ranking Opposition leader challenged the Office of the President to divert its billions of pesos in intelligence fund to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) emergency funds. Erin Tanada, Liberal Party vice president for external affairs, said its time for the OP to put their P4.5 billion intelligence budget to good use, instead of using it […]

EDSA 34’s Yellow Ribbon Campaign brings power to the grassroots

MANILA – On the eve of the 34th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution, Liberal Party (LP) chapters across the country, together with allies from Tindig Pilipinas, initiated a campaign banking on volunteerism to commemorate the restoration of democracy in our country more than three decades ago. Dubbed the Yellow Ribbon Campaign, the 95 […]