Will Senator Nancy Binay call on her dad to do the same?
The question that begs to be answered is whether or not Senator Binay will also call on her dad to appear before the Senate to shed light on this issue. It would be good to see if the Vice-President himself would live up to his own words and give a clear explanation to the public as to how a parking building would cost our government more than P2 billion.
Pride, prejudice and politics in Philippine sports
In the Philippines, sports is very much a world influenced by politics, even if it is also infected by its own brand of internal politics. It is perhaps fitting that the Filipino word for sports is “palakasan.”
VP Jejomar Binay and the third commandment
Hearing Vice President Jejomar Binay denying the testimony of his former vice mayor in Makati at a Senate blue ribbon committee investigation, that he received kickbacks from the construction of the Makati City Hall's overpriced P2.3-billion building, sent shivers down my spine.
When our Congress means progress
Is there really no hope for our leaders in Congress? Is it really time for us to consider abolishing this institution as some quarters have suggested in the past? I don’t think so and the work of these exceptional leaders in the House of Representatives will show that there can be genuine progress made in our Congress.