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PRIB PHOTO: Estrada defends P100 daily minimum wage increase bill

π—˜π—¦π—§π—₯𝗔𝗗𝗔 π——π—˜π—™π—˜π—‘π——π—¦ π—£πŸ­πŸ¬πŸ¬ π——π—”π—œπ—Ÿπ—¬ π— π—œπ—‘π—œπ— π—¨π—  π—ͺπ—”π—šπ—˜ π—œπ—‘π—–π—₯π—˜π—”π—¦π—˜ π—•π—œπ—Ÿπ—Ÿ:Β Committee on Labor chairperson Sen.Β JinggoyEjercito Estrada responded to questions from his colleagues in defending Senate Bill No. 2534, the proposed P100 Daily Minimum Wage Act, Tuesday, February 13, 2024. Estrada, the sponsor of the measure, said the proposed P100 daily pay hike is seen to help alleviate the…
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PRIB PHOTO: A rare opportunity

𝗔 π—₯𝗔π—₯π—˜ 𝗒𝗣𝗣𝗒π—₯π—§π—¨π—‘π—œπ—§π—¬:Β Sen.Β JinggoyΒ Ejercito Estrada expressed his full support for the adoption of Senate Resolution No. 857, which congratulates and commends the FIBA Local Organizing Committee, the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas, and both the private and public sectors for the successful hosting of the 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup. β€œIt is truly an honor and privilege…
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PRIB PHOTO: Estrada tackles four amnesty measures

π—˜π—¦π—§π—₯𝗔𝗗𝗔 π—§π—”π—–π—žπ—Ÿπ—˜π—¦ 𝗙𝗒𝗨π—₯ π—”π— π—‘π—˜π—¦π—§π—¬ π— π—˜π—”π—¦π—¨π—₯π—˜π—¦: Sen. Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada presided over the public hearing of the Committee on National Defense and Security, Peace, Unification on Tuesday, February 6, 2024, on House Concurrent Resolution Nos. 19, 20, 21, and 22, granting amnesty to members of four rebel groups. Estrada said the hearing was in accordance with…
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PRIB PHOTO: Is the timing right for Chacha?

π—œπ—¦ π—§π—›π—˜ π—§π—œπ— π—œπ—‘π—š π—₯π—œπ—šπ—›π—§ 𝗙𝗒π—₯ 𝗖𝗛𝗔-𝗖𝗛𝗔?Β Sen.Β JinggoyΒ Ejercito Estrada opposed efforts to railroad amendments to the 1987 Constitution under the guise of a people’s initiative. In his privilege speech Wednesday, January 24, 2024, Estrada cited a recent survey showing that Filipinos are more concerned about controlling inflation than altering the country’s charter. “Why does there seem to…
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PRIB PHOTO: 49 Foreign Service Officials face CA panel

49 FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICIALS FACE CA PANEL: Sen.Β JinggoyΒ Ejercito Estrada presides over the meeting of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Commission on Appointments on the ad interim appointments of 49 foreign service officials of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Tuesday, December 12, 2023. After entertaining clarificatory questions from its members, the committee recommended…
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PRIB PHOTO: Frustrating situation

𝗙π—₯𝗨𝗦𝗧π—₯π—”π—§π—œπ—‘π—š π—¦π—œπ—§π—¨π—”π—§π—œπ—’π—‘:Β Sen.Β JinggoyΒ Ejercito Estrada expresses hope that the ongoing inquiry of his Committee on Labor, Employment, and Human Resources Development into the labor dispute case involving workers of the Liberty Transport Corp. could help other labor cases get the needed attention and action from concerned government agencies. In previous hearings, Estrada highlighted the struggle of Liberty…
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PRIB PHOTO: Equitable access to justice for all Muslims

π—˜π—€π—¨π—œπ—§π—”π—•π—Ÿπ—˜ π—”π—–π—–π—˜π—¦π—¦ 𝗧𝗒 π—π—¨π—¦π—§π—œπ—–π—˜ 𝗙𝗒π—₯ π—”π—Ÿπ—Ÿ π— π—¨π—¦π—Ÿπ—œπ— π—¦. Senator Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada backs proposals to safeguard the rights of Muslim Filipinos, particularly by providing easier access to Shari’a courts to facilitate cases and ensure government services are afforded to Muslim brothers and sisters. During a Senate hearing on Wednesday, December 6, 2023, Estrada also said he…
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PRIB PHOTO: Justice for Liberty Transport Workers

π—π—¨π—¦π—§π—œπ—–π—˜ 𝗙𝗒π—₯ π—Ÿπ—œπ—•π—˜π—₯𝗧𝗬 𝗧π—₯𝗔𝗑𝗦𝗣𝗒π—₯𝗧 π—ͺ𝗒π—₯π—žπ—˜π—₯𝗦:Sen. Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada presides over the continuation of the public inquiry by the Committee on Labor, Employment, and Human Resources Development into the labor dispute case involving workers of the Liberty Transport Corp. on Wednesday, November 29, 2023. According to Estrada, aside from assisting workers in obtaining justice, the panel…
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PRIB PHOTO: APPF 31 tackles political, security concerns in Asia Pacific

𝗔𝗣𝗣𝗙 𝟯𝟭 π—§π—”π—–π—žπ—Ÿπ—˜π—¦ π—£π—’π—Ÿπ—œπ—§π—œπ—–π—”π—Ÿ, π—¦π—˜π—–π—¨π—₯π—œπ—§π—¬ π—–π—’π—‘π—–π—˜π—₯𝗑𝗦 π—œπ—‘ π—”π—¦π—œπ—” π—£π—”π—–π—œπ—™π—œπ—–:Sen. Ronald β€œBato” Dela Rosa and Sen. Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada, chairs and co-chairs the working group on political and security matters during the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF 31) at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City Thursday, November 23, 2023. The committee tackled concerns on the…
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PRIB PHOTO: Reclamation Projects

π—₯π—˜π—–π—Ÿπ—”π— π—”π—§π—œπ—’π—‘ 𝗣π—₯π—’π—π—˜π—–π—§π—¦:Β  Sen. Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada wants to know whether the reclamation projects in Manila Bay, which were temporarily suspended by President Ferdinand β€œBongbong” Marcos Jr., would resume operations after compliance review. Sen. Cynthia Villar, sponsor of the proposed 2024 budget of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), told Estrada early Tuesday morning, November 21,…
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