Category Archives: Press Release

Statement of Partido Liberal President Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan On the decision of former DILG Sec. Mar Roxas to run in the 2019 Elections

Lahat ng mga kandidato natin sa oposisyon, may kani-kanyang lakas at kakayahan. Ang nagbibigkis sa kanila: Yung mga pangarap nila para sa bansa; yung pagsusumikap para matupad ang mga pangarap na yun; yung pagtulong ng walang hinihintay na kapalit. For a public servant like Mar, the basic values that bind us— a sense of duty, […]

STATEMENT OF DEAN CHEL DIOKNO ON KILLING OF OZAMIZ EXEC JUDGE PINTAC

The Duterte administration is hell-bent on using fear and violence to silence those who dare speak the truth to power. The recent attacks on judges, lawyers and ordinary citizens, and the veiled threats against students, teachers, and journalists, unmasks the real nature of this government: anti-democratic, anti-life, and anti-justice. The PNP’s admonition that students should […]

LP not part of ‘Red October’, AFP won’t be involved in partisan politics: military chief tells Kiko

The Liberal Party of the Philippines is not part of the alleged Red October plot to oust the President or his government, military chief of staff Gen. Carlito Galvez said in response to questions from Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan at the Senate budget hearing Tuesday morning. “In the information you shared with this committee, this […]

After typhoons, give new voters 1 more week to register: Kiko

The typhoons that hit the country in the last few months should prompt the Commission on Elections to extend the voter registration for the 2019 midterm elections. We urge the Comelec to give the Filipinos one more week to register and be given the opportunity to exercise their right in choosing the country’s next leaders. […]

PET ruling proves #LeniIsVP: Pangilinan

Nagpapasalamat tayo sa Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET) sa pagbasag sa isa na namang kasinungalingan ng kampo ni Ferdinand Marcos Jr. sa protesta laban kay Vice President Leni Robredo. Sa desisyong ito, tiwala ako na mabubura na ang anumang alinlangan at “fake news” na pinalutang ni Marcos at mga alipores nito upang haluan ng duda ang […]

PET decision on VP poll shading triumph for truth: People’s Minority Leader Rep. Miro Quimbo

The PET decision affirming the use of the 25-percent threshold is not just a victory for Vice President Leni Robredo, but it is another overwhelming triumph for truth. Sa desisyong ito, muling nanaig ang katotohanan sa mga kasinungalingang ipinakalat ng anak ng diktador sa kanyang protesta. Mula sa pagpapakalat ng tsismis sa media at sa […]

TAÑADA: RTC ARREST ORDER VS TRILLANES IS ‘POLITICAL NECROPHILIA’

“We are looking at our first case of political necrophilia, because this administration seems to be hell-bent on messing around with a rotting corpse of an issue,” former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives Lorenzo “Erin” Tañada said when asked for his thoughts on the issuance of the warrant of arrest by a Makati […]

LP condemns De Lima’s continued persecution, renews call for her freedom

The Liberal Party (LP) has unanimously adopted a resolution condemning the continued political persecution of partymate Senator Leila M. de Lima, and creating a task group to support her legal, legislative, and other work-related concerns. In filing Resolution No. NECO-2018-02, LP reiterated its call for De Lima’s release and urged its National Elective Council (NECO, […]

Sibakin ang nagbibigay ng mali, gawa-gawang intel report tungkol sa LP: Pangilinan

Kung sinuman ang nagbibigay ng mga mali-mali at gawa-gawang intelligence report sa Pangulo ay dapat sibakin. Dapat binibigyan nila ng tamang impormasyong kailangan niyang malaman, hindi kaduda-dudang impormasyong tingin nilang gusto niyang marinig. Bilyon ang ginagastos sa intelligence funds, tapos gawa-gawa lang ang nasasagap na info. Nung panahon ni Marcos, ‘yan din ang bintang ng […]

Aquino, Diokno, Tanada first 3 LP senatorial candidates

3 scions of statesmen, freedom fighters join Senate race

The Liberal Party officially announced on Tuesday, September 25, the first three candidates it would be fielding in the 2019 senatorial elections. Paolo Benigno “Bam” Aquino IV, Lorenzo “Erin” Tanada III and Jose Manuel “Chel” Diokno will lead the LP slate, carrying on the legacy of their elders, who were all known freedom fighters and […]