Category: Photos

Kapihan sa Senado forum | July 5, 2018

At the Kapihan sa Senado forum,Β Sen. Lacson answered questions on:
– Killing of Mayor Halili
– Criminals getting bolder despite anti-crime drive
– Need for PNP to clamp down on loose firearms
– irregularities surrounding PNP acquisition of Mahindra vehicles
– Inflation up to 5.2%
– TRAIN woes
– National ID bill update
– PRRD clarification he never ordered anti-jueteng operations stopped

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Quotes from the interview…
Continue reading “Kapihan sa Senado forum | July 5, 2018”

Senate Hearing on Increasing the Old-Age Pension of Military Veterans

Sen. Lacson attends a Senate hearing on a bill seeking to increase the old-age pension of military veterans. Present at the hearing were DND and PVAO officials, and representatives of military veterans.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Sen. Lacson interpellates Sen. Pangilinan on the draft Senate resolution on ‘quo warranto’

photo0531-005

Points raised by Sen. Lacson…Β  Continue reading “Sen. Lacson interpellates Sen. Pangilinan on the draft Senate resolution on ‘quo warranto’”

Senate Approves the Proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Sponsorship Speech for Ambassadors Sulpicio Confiado and Akmad Sakkam

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Mr. Chairman… this Representation, as Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, presided over a public hearing yesterday morning to deliberate on the nominations of two Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Department of Foreign Affairs.

Related: More photos at the CA’s confirmation hearings

Continue reading “Sponsorship Speech for Ambassadors Sulpicio Confiado and Akmad Sakkam”

Confirmation Hearings for Officials of the DFA, DAR, Comelec, and DOJ

On May 29 and 30, 2018, Sen. Lacson took part in the Commission on Appointments’ confirmation hearings for nominees to the Foreign Service, DAR, Comelec, and DOJ. They included:

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Sulpicio Confiado, ambassador to Egypt; and Akmad Sakkam, ambassador to Jordan

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

John Castriciones, DAR Secretary

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Socorro Balinghasay-Inting, Comelec Commissioner

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Menardo Guevarra, DOJ Secretary

Bagong Senado: Confirmation of the Global Conceptual Design Winner

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Sen. Lacson’s Speech on the Global Conceptual Design Winner for the Senate’s New Home

Mr. President, distinguished colleagues, good afternoon. When we formally started the talks on the relocation of the Senate building, many have had their doubts if we can really translate this vision into reality.

Related:
Sponsorship Speech on the Senate’s Relocation
At a Glance: The Process of the Senate’s Relocation

Continue reading “Bagong Senado: Confirmation of the Global Conceptual Design Winner”

Confirmation Hearing for Comelec Chairman Sheriff Abas

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

National ID measure tackled at bicameral conference committee level

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

A measure providing for a National ID system was tackled at the bicameral conference committee level on May 22, 2018.Β Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson, who sponsored the Senate version of the measure, led the Senate contingent.

Related:
Sponsorship Speech for the National ID system bill
At a Glance: The Philippine ID System (National ID)

Committee on Peace, Unification and Reconciliation

Sen. Lacson attends the organizational meeting of the Senate Committee on Peace, Unification and Reconciliation, chaired by Sen. Gringo Honasan.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.