Grace Poe confirms signing report recommending plunder raps vs. VP Binay

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Grace Poe on Friday confirmed that she has signed the blue ribbon subcommittee report recommending the filing of a plunder complaint against Vice President Jejomar Binay. Poe is one of four senators who have signed the draft partial report of the...

VP Binay camp’s claims vs. LP grossly unfounded – Drilon

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senate President Franklin Drilon on Saturday dismissed as “totally unfounded” the accusations of the camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay that the administration party is using government agencies’ resources, including the Anti-Money Laundering Council, in...

Trillanes wants CA justices invited to Senate

MANILA, Apr 15 (Mabuhay) – Antonio Trillanes IV said on Wednesday the two Court of Appeals (CA) justices he accused of receiving bribes to stop Makati Mayor Junjun Binay’s suspension should be invited to the Senate’s investigation. Speaking to reporters, Trillanes said the lawyer...

Bam Aquino, 13 others seek clarification, amendments to Senate report on Mamasapano

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Despite agreeing with majority of the observations in the Senate committee report on the Mamasapano clash, including President Benigno Aquino III being ultimately responsible over the incident, Senator Bam Aquino felt some parts of the report went beyond the...

Guingona acts as referee between Nancy Binay, Trillanes

MANILA, Nov 13 (Mabuhay) – Senator Teofisto Guingona III found himself serving as “referee” between warring Senators Nancy Binay and Antonio Trillanes IV Thursday. During the hearing of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee on the alleged overpriced construction of the Iloilo...

A bad precedent: Why Binay snubbed Senate probe

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay said he declined the invitation of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee to attend a probe since it will set a bad precedent. Binay flew to Cebu Thursday morning. He was scheduled to visit Toledo City later. Other activities lined up for...

Stop Nognog 2016: Binay camp blasts ‘conspiracy’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A spokesman of Vice President Jejomar Binay on Monday said members of the ruling Liberal Party and the Nacionalista Party are conspiring to discredit the vice-president before the 2016 presidential election. Attorney JV Bautista said Oplan “Stop Nognog in 2016”...

Cayetano, Trillanes dared to undergo lifestyle check

MANILA (Mabuhay) – United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) interim secretary general JV Bautista also dared Senators Alan Cayetano and Antonio Trillanes IV to undergo a lifestyle check. “Just because you are part of the Blue Ribbon sub-committee investigating the Makati City Hall...

Binays’ supporters stage ‘black protest’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Employees and supporters of Vice President Jejomar Binay and Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay staged a protest on Monday to condemn the ongoing Senate investigation on the alleged overpriced Makati City Hall 2 parking building. Binays’ supporters,...

Let Congress decide on Binay impeachment – Palace

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– Malacañang on Tuesday distanced itself from a proposal to file an impeachment complaint against Vice President Jejomar Binay. “Ang prosesong ito ay tungkulin at kapangyarihan ng House of Representatives at ipapaubaya na lang natin sa kanila kung ano ang...