Tag: CNN Philippines

Interview on CNN Philippines: Thwarting Pork in the 2020 Budget | Nov. 19, 2019

In an interview on CNN Philippines, Sen. Lacson answered questions on:
– thwarting ‘pork’ in the proposed 2020 budget
– role of VP Robredo in anti-drug war

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Interview on CNN Philippines: Maritime ‘Hit-and-Run’ at West Philippine Sea; New Irregularity at PhilHealth | June 18, 2019

In an interview on CNN Philippines, Sen. Lacson answered questions on:
– President Duterte’s take on the ‘hit-and-run’ at the West Philippine Sea
– newly discovered irregularity involving the PhilHealth board

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Interview on CNN Philippines | April 3, 2019

In an interview on CNN Philippines, Sen. Lacson answered questions on:
– pork in the 2019 budget
– Chinese presence in the West Philippine Sea
– reported plan to publicly name cops involved in the drug trade

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Interviews: Meeting with the President on the 2019 Budget | March 13, 2019

In interviews with CNN Philippines and with Senate media, Sen. Lacson narrates what happened during lawmakers’ meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte on the 2019 budget on March 12.

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Interview on CNN Philippines | Dec. 20, 2018

In an interview on CNN Philippines, Sen. Lacson answered questions on:
– ‘pork’ in the P3.7-trillion proposed budget for 2019
– need to adhere to the budgeting process
– accusations against DBM Sec. Diokno
– the House’s draft federal constitution

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πŸ“° Proposals to change 1987 Constitution as good as dead in Senate, Lacson says [Manila Bulletin]

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From the Manila Bulletin:Β Senator Panfilo Lacson said the Senate is not adopting any joint resolution that would pave the way for the formation of a Constituent Assembly (Con Ass) made up of members of the current Senate and the 300-member House of Representatives to amend the 31-year-old Charter.Β  Continue reading “πŸ“° Proposals to change 1987 Constitution as good as dead in Senate, Lacson says [Manila Bulletin]”

Interview on CNN Philippines | Aug. 1, 2018

In an interview on CNN Philippines, Sen. Lacson answered questions on:
– Basilan bombing
– leadership row at the House of Representatives
– Senate unity on Charter change
– Mayor Sara Duterte and the political landscape
– TRAIN

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🌐 Lacson: Release of narco list ‘dumb and cruel’ [CNN Philippines]

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From CNN Philippines: “Dumb and cruel,” that’s how Senator Ping Lacson described the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)’s release of the administration’s so-called narco-list.

Related: Sen. Lacson at the Kapihan sa Senado

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🌐 Lacson: Faeldon mistaken on smuggling accusation [CNN Philippines]

FromΒ CNN Philippines: Outgoing Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon is mistaken in believing Panfilo “Pampi” Lacson Jr.’s activities qualify as smuggling, Senator Panfilo “Ping” Lacson said Tuesday.

Related: Β Panayam: Sen. Lacson sa β€˜The Source’ sa CNN Philippines

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Panayam sa CNN Philippines | Agosto 29, 2017

Sa CNN Philippines, sinagot ni Sen. Lacson ang tanong tungkol sa:
– Pagberipika ng impormasyon na naging basehan ng pagbubunyag sa katiwalian sa BOC
– Sa paglipat kay Chief Insp. Jovie Espenido sa Iloilo

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