Tag: Politiko

Houses divided: Jinggoy insists on Separate Voting on Cha-Cha Reso

(POLITIKO) Senator Jinggoy Estrada challenges House claims, advocating for separate Senate voting on economic charter change as constitutional. Senator Jinggoy Estrada contests House representatives’ claims, defending the Senate’s approach to economic charter change as constitutional. The House alleges the Senate’s resolution for separate voting on constitutional amendments is unconstitutional, preferring a joint Congress vote. Estrada…
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Jinggoy honors 6 soldiers slain in Lanao clash

(POLITIKO) In a heartfelt tribute, Senator Jinggoy Estrada honors the six valiant soldiers who fell in a fierce encounter with Maute terrorists in Munai, Lanao del Norte, underscoring their supreme sacrifice for national security and the continuous fight against terrorism. Senator Jinggoy Estrada pays homage to six soldiers killed in a clash with Maute terrorists…
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Jinggoy Estrada gets birthday love from Sara Duterte, other Politiko pals

(POLITIKO) Senator Jinggoy Estrada gathered with his loved ones for a joyous birthday celebration over the weekend. Senator Jinggoy Estrada’s heart is full as he celebrated his 61st birthday in the company of his family and friends. Among the politikos attending Estrada’s birthday celebration over the weekend were Vice President and Education Secretary Sara Duterte,…
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For 61st Birthday, Jinggoy seeks end to Senate-House word war over Cha-Cha

(POLITIKO) Discover how Senator Jinggoy Estrada, on his 61st birthday, calls for harmony between the Senate and the House amidst their heated debate over charter change. A gesture for unity that highlights his wish for a resolution beyond political discord, aiming for the nation’s greater good. Senator Jinggoy Estrada uses his 61st birthday to advocate…
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Libel Reform: Jinggoy Calls for fine instead of jail time

(POLITIKO) Senator Jinggoy Estrada proposes changes to how libel offenders are penalized in the country. Senator Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada has proposed the imposition of a fine instead of imprisonment as a penalty in libel cases. In Senate Bill No. 2521, Estrada also pushed for limiting the venue of filing libel cases involving community journalists, publications,…
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WATCH | Jinggoy Estrada Defends Senate: No Direct Assault On House

(POLITIKO) Jinggoy pumalag sa House vs Senate! “What did we violate? I don’t think we violated any rule. I don’t think we violated the interparliamentary courtesy because we have always observed it from the very start Mr. President. And I think this resolution is an affront to the Senate as an institution. Mr. President.”

Sagot na ng LGU! Jinggoy wants to make medicines free for poor nationwide

(POLITIKO) Senator Jinggoy Estrada advocates for a bill ensuring LGUs allocate funds from their National Tax Allotment for free medicines to support indigent patients. Senator Estrada’s bill mandates LGUs to designate a part of their National Tax Allotment for free medicine distribution to impoverished individuals. The initiative addresses the issue of inaccessible medications due to…
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Jinggoy urges LGUs: Provide free medicines for poor

(POLITIKO) Senator Jinggoy Estrada advocates for free medicines for the underprivileged, proposing a bill compelling local government units to allocate part of their national tax allotment, addressing the struggle of indigent patients who face financial constraints in obtaining prescribed medications. Senator Jinggoy Estrada introduces Senate Bill No. 1029, urging local government units to utilize a…
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Jinggoy Honors Romy Vitug’s Unparalleled Artistry: A Great Loss To The Film Industry

(POLITIKO) Sen. Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada pays tribute to the late cinematographer Romy Vitug, celebrating his unparalleled artistry and significant contributions to Philippine cinema in a Senate resolution filed after Vitug’s recent passing. Senator Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada files a Senate resolution honoring the late cinematographer Romy Vitug for his exceptional artistry and contribution to Philippine cinema.…
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Jinggoy Estrada faces 8 to 9-year jail time, P3M fine for bribery conviction

(POLITIKO) Senator Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada has been acquitted by the Sandiganbayan Fifth Division of plunder concerning the use of his of Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) worth P183 million but was found guilty direct and indirect bribery. Estrada faces jail term and other penalties over the bribery conviction. Senator Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada has been acquitted…
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