Tag: Janet Napoles

πŸ“° A real public servant to watch [BusinessMirror]

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From Cecilio Arillo’s column inΒ BusinessMirror: With scandals of every size, make and shape breaking out one after the other involving high public officials, Lacson, famously known for his uncompromising nature against lawless elements, stood alone as a crusader against the multibillion-peso pork-barrel funds, whose insatiable correlation to political patronage, favoritism and corruption is known to everyone. Continue reading “πŸ“° A real public servant to watch [BusinessMirror]”

#PingTweets: On the acquittal of former Sen. Bong Revilla

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Kapihan sa Senado forum | Aug. 2, 2018

At the Kapihan sa Senado forum, Sen. Lacson answered questions on:
– House leadership change and Mayor Sara Duterte’s alleged role
– Lamitan suicide bombing
– Internal cleansing vs scalawags in the PNP
– Charter change and federalism
– Using seized smuggled high-end vehicles vs criminals
– firing of Deputy Ombudsman Carandang
– US proceedings vs Janet Napoles
– TRAIN-2 in the Senate
– proposed 60-40 joint exploration with China in the West PH Sea

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Quotes from the interview…
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#PingSays: On Napoles’ tell-all claims, anti-drug cases | March 21, 2018

In an interview, Sen. Lacson answers questions on:
– the claim of Janet Napoles to tell all
– actions on recent anti-drug cases

Quotes from the interview…Β  Continue reading “#PingSays: On Napoles’ tell-all claims, anti-drug cases | March 21, 2018”

#PingSays: On Calls for a Deeper Probe into Pork-Related Transactions

Magkakaalaman na kung sapat ang mga nabunyag na pangalan na nakinabang sa pork barrel. Q-and-A at a meeting of the Rotary Club of Makati, May 19, 2017. #NoToPork

Interview on GMA News TV | June 4, 2014

In an interview on GMA News TV, Sec. Lacson answered questions on:
– ‘Napolist,’ the list of lawmakers who dealt with Janet Lim-Napoles
– whether the legislature can recover from the Napoles scandal

Quotes from the interview…Β  Continue reading “Interview on GMA News TV | June 4, 2014”

Interview on GMA News TV | Oct. 9, 2013

In an interview on GMA News TV, former Sen. Lacson answered questions on:
– the list of alleged pork barrel mastermind Janet Napoles
– Development Acceleration Program funds

Quotes from the interview…Β  Continue reading “Interview on GMA News TV | Oct. 9, 2013”