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Binay overstaying as BSP president

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Jejomar Binay has this habit of overstaying. He and his wife and son have been overstaying as mayors of Makati; and Binay himself has been overstaying as national president of the Boy Scouts of the Philippines (BSP).

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

To grant or not to grant is not the question

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The squabbling in Congress over the grant of emergency powers to President Aquino ostensibly so he can resolve a much-ballyhooed power shortage in 2015 is a false debate, inasmuch that it misses the mark on the real emergency that now confronts our collective future.

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

‘LGU role’ of lawmakers

This refers to former representative Rodante Marcoleta’s letter titled “Marcoleta: LGUs liable for irregular PDAF projects” (Opinion, 9/29/14).

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

On the possibility of Binay’s impeachment

Question: May Vice President Jejomar Binay be impeached for an act he took before he became vice president?

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Postpone fare hike

A fare increase in Metro Manila’s railway system is inevitable. No less than President Aquino had long been pitching for higher fares at the Light Rail Transit and Metro Rail Transit systems, arguing that the government wanted to reduce its subsidy for the trains’ operations so that the money could be used for other social services. The President claimed it was unfair for the entire country to help finance the operating cost of the railway system that benefits only residents of Metro Manila.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Editorial,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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