Naibalik na sa DPWH ang P50.78 bilyon ‘unnecessary’ funds na pinabaklas ni Sen. Lacson sa right-of-way projects. Pero ang tanong…

“Na-restore lahat yan. On top of that, nadagdagan pa ng P11 billion… Kani-kanino pong mga projects yan?”

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🎥 On ‘Bato’ dela Rosa heading the BuCor and possible discounts on political ads | Dec. 13, 2017

In an interview, Sen. Lacson answers questions on:
– the reported appointment of PNP chief dela Rosa to the BuCor upon his retirement
– House bill providing discounts on political ads


Quotes from the interview…  Continue reading “🎥 On ‘Bato’ dela Rosa heading the BuCor and possible discounts on political ads | Dec. 13, 2017”

🎥 On the 1-year extension of martial law in Mindanao | Dec. 13, 2017

Sen. Lacson says that with the one-year extension of martial law in Mindanao, security forces there will be more wary of committing possible abuses.


Quotes from the interview… Continue reading “🎥 On the 1-year extension of martial law in Mindanao | Dec. 13, 2017”

📰 Philippine Daily Inquirer: Lacson questions budget raise given to DPWH next year

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From the Inquirer: Senator Panfilo Lacson questioned on Tuesday the P11-billion raise given to the budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) next year as approved in the bicameral conference committee.

Related: 🎥 ‘Kani-kanino pong mga projects yan?’ Questioning the added P11 billion in the DPWH’s budget for 2018 | Dec. 12, 2017

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📷 At the joint session of Congress to take up the extension of martial law in Mindanao | Dec. 13, 2017

Sen. Lacson attended the special joint session of Congress on Dec. 13, 2017, where senators voted 14-4 in favor of extending martial law over Mindanao until Dec. 31, 2018.

More photos… Continue reading “📷 At the joint session of Congress to take up the extension of martial law in Mindanao | Dec. 13, 2017”

🎥 ‘Kani-kanino pong mga projects yan?’ Questioning the added P11 billion in the DPWH’s budget for 2018 | Dec. 12, 2017

“When I introduced my amendments, nabawasan (sa) P598 billion ang Senate version (ng DPWH budget for 2018). Na-restore lahat yan. On top of that, nadagdagan pa ng P11 billion… Kani-kanino pong mga projects yan, Mr. (Senate) President?” – Sen. Lacson at the Senate session tackling the bicameral conference committee report on the 2018 budget

📷 Support for our active and retired uniformed personnel | Dec. 12, 2017💪🇵🇭

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Former Philippine National Police chief and now Senator Panfilo Lacson received support for his efforts to increase the benefits and pension for active and retired uniformed personnel from fellow former PNP chief Edgardo Aglipay. Lacson led the PNP from 1999 to 2001, while Aglipay served as PNP chief from 2004 to 2005. Both are members of the Philippine Military Academy Class 1971.

🎥 On the 2018 budget and possible martial law extension in Mindanao | Dec. 12, 2017

In media interviews, Sen. Lacson answers questions on:
– security briefing at the Senate
– possible martial law extension in Mindanao
– proposed 2018 budget


Quotes from the interviews… Continue reading “🎥 On the 2018 budget and possible martial law extension in Mindanao | Dec. 12, 2017”

🎥 Possible martial law extension in Mindanao, Joint Session, Syndicate in the DPWH | Dec. 11, 2017

In an interview, Sen. Lacson answers questions on:
– the hearing on ROW issues in General Santos City
– possible extension of martial law in Mindanao

Quotes from the interview…  Continue reading “🎥 Possible martial law extension in Mindanao, Joint Session, Syndicate in the DPWH | Dec. 11, 2017”

🎥📷 Committee hearing on alleged misuse of public funds for road right-of-way project in General Santos City | Dec. 11, 2017

“We should bust that syndicate not only outside DPWH but inside as well. Helpless ang sa kabilang side ng sindikato kung walang contact sa loob ng DPWH.” – Sen. Lacson at the Dec. 11 Senate hearing on ROW claims in General Santos City

Watch: Sen. Lacson at the hearing on alleged anomalies involving ROW projects in General Santos City [2 parts]… Continue reading “🎥📷 Committee hearing on alleged misuse of public funds for road right-of-way project in General Santos City | Dec. 11, 2017”