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SENATORS FILE BILL SEEKING REPEAL OF GCTA LAW

Senate President Tito Sotto III, and Senators Ping Lacson and Dick Gordon have filed a bill seeking to repeal Republic Act 10592 or the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA) law. The senators filed Senate Bill 993 proposing to scrap the law that shaves off jail time of inmates due to good behavior amid public outcry […]

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WE NEED TO UPGRADE, MODERNIZE THE BFP – GO

Senator Bong Go said he is set to file a bill that would upgrade and modernize the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP). “Through this bill, they will be more educated and aware about fire safety.” “We need to ensure the safety of the people. Through this bill, they will be more educated and aware about […]

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ELECTED HUGPONG SENATORS TAKE OATH BEFORE DUTERTE

Newly-elected senators and local officials endorsed by the Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) in the recent midterm polls took their oaths of office before President Rodrigo Duterte. The mass oath-taking rites were held in Malacañang, a day after Duterte joined the HNP thanksgiving party at the Manila Peninsula Hotel in Makati City. The oath-taking rites were […]

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GO SHOWS PHOTOS PROVING DUTERTE WAS NOT HOSPITALIZED

To quash rumors that President Rodrigo Duterte was reportedly hospitalized, former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Bong Go shared photos of himself having a meal with the Chief Executive. Go said the photos were taken at the Bahay ng Pagbabago, formerly called Bahay Pangarap, the President’s residence in the Malacañan Palace. The former Presidential […]

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GO, DELA ROSA TO BE FIRST TWO DABAWENYOS ELECTED AS SENATORS AFTER 47 YEARS

Senatorial candidates Bong Go and Bato dela Rosa thanked the more than 18 million Filipinos who voted for them in the May 13 elections. Go and Dela Rosa, who will be the first two Dabawenyos to become members of the Philippine Senate after 47 years, are among the top five winning senatorial candidates along with […]

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POLL VICTORY OF ADMIN SENATE SLATE DUE TO DUTERTE’S ACCOMPLISHMENTS, HIGH SATISFACTION RATING – GO

Senatorial aspirant Bong Go said the victory of President Rodrigo Duterte’s Senate slate, can be credited to the performance of the current administration. Go, who placed third in the unofficial, partial tally of senatorial votes, said the May 13 midterm elections can be treated as a referendum on the Duterte administration, with voters electing candidates […]

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SIGNING OF FIRST-TIME JOBSEEKERS ASSISTANCE ACT SHOWS DUTERTE’S ‘MALASAKIT’ FOR FILIPINOS – GO

Former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) and 2019 senatorial candidate Bong Go has welcomed the signing into law of the act waiving in favor of first-time job seekers government fees for the issuance of documents required for employment applications. First-time jobseekers include fresh graduates, students who have taken leaves of absence and out-of-school youth. […]

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MORE INVESTORS SHOULD EMPLOY INDIGENOUS PEOPLES – GO

Former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Bong Go reiterated his commitment to promote the welfare of Filipino workers even as he vowed to support government programs that would encourage more investors to open their business in the country and provide more jobs for our people. Go made the statement during his visit to a […]

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SOTTO ENDORSES GO, 7 REELECTIONIST SENATORS

Senate President Tito Sotto III formally endorsed 10 of his preferred senatorial candidates, which include former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Bong Go and all seven reelectionist senators. Sotto made formal his personal endorsements on all seven reelectionist candidates — Senators Grace Poe, Sonny Angara, Nancy Binay, Cynthia Villar, Bam Aquino, JV Ejercito, and […]

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DUTERTE’S HIGH SATISFACTION RATING VINDICATES FIGHT VS CRIME, CORRUPTION, DRUGS – GO

Former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) and 2019 senatorial aspirant Bong Go said the latest survey showing a record-high satisfaction rating for the administration vindicates the campaign of President Rodrigo Duterte against criminality, corruption and illegal drugs. The First Quarter 2019 Social Weather Survey, done on March 28-31, 2019, found 81% of adult Filipinos […]