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Sen. Bam demands Senate probe on death of teenager

Calling it shocking and worrisome, Sen. Bam Aquino plans to file a resolution to look into the death of a 17-year-old during an anti-illegal drug operation in Caloocan City. “I plan to file a resolution kasi nakababahala talaga iyong news reports. Hindi lang iyan, may lumalabas pa na may paglilinlang sa
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Sen. Bam: Gov’t losing needed revenue on corrupt Customs

Sen. Bam Aquino said the government is losing much-needed revenue due to corruption in the Bureau of Customs (BoC). “Not only are we bringing in drugs, we're also losing money on smuggled goods because of corruption in the BoC,” said Sen. Bam after the hearing on the P6.4 billion worth of shabu that sli
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Bam: Uber to pay LTFRB fine, compensate drivers for stop in operations

Sen. Bam Aquino reiterated his advice to the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board to impose a monetary penalty or fine on Uber instead of suspending their operations.  “Halting operations of Uber will only hurt the drivers and the riding public. A monetary penalty will give us the same r
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Sen. Bam on CA rejection of DSWD Sec. Judy Taguiwalo

It’s unfortunate that Sec. Taguiwalo did not have enough votes for her confirmation, even with my colleagues vouching for her integrity and work ethic. Her replacement will have major challenges ahead, like sustaining the success of the 4Ps program and ramping up its implementation. Our Secretary of Soc
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