Tag: Senate session

Opening Prayer for the Senate Regular Session

“In thee, God of our delight, we stand in Thy presence as we praise Your holiness.
“Let no evil this day soil anybody’s thoughts, words and hands. Let no hearts be conformed to lying vanities.
“Go forth, conquering God, as we beseech Thee in the path of righteousness. In Jesus’ name, Amen.”

With Senior High School Students of the De La Salle University-Dasmariñas

Sen. Lacson poses for a photo with senior high school students from the De La Salle University-Dasmariñas before the start of the regular Senate session on Jan. 31, 2018.


Sen. Lacson’s Resolution 580 Gains Co-Authors

At the Senate’s regular session, some colleagues asked to be co-authors of Sen. Lacson’s Senate Resolution 580, which seeks to have the Senate convene into a constituent assembly to tackle proposed changes to the Constitution. These include Senators Tito Sotto, Gringo Honasan, Grace Poe, and Migz Zubiri.

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#PingSays: ‘Kani-kanino pong mga projects yan?’ Questioning the Added P11 Billion in the DPWH’s Budget for 2018

“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

At the Senate Regular Session

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With Senators Manny Pacquiao, Gringo Honasan, Nancy Binay, Tito Sotto and Grace Poe; and DFA Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano.

Day 5: Senate Deliberations for the Proposed National Budget for 2018

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– with DepEd Secretary Leonor Briones, Usec Alain Pascua and Asec Tonisito Umali; PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa; Senate President Koko Pimentel, and Senators Tito Sotto, JV Ejercito, Risa Hontiveros, Bam Aquino, Joel Villanueva, Manny Pacquiao, Richard Gordon, Migz Zubiri (some photos courtesy Henzberg Austria, Mark Jasmin)