Binay SONA - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Binay SONA


Licuanan: Cavite school did not violate any CHED rules

Aug 07, 2015 - 4:46 PM

Commission on Higher Education Chairperson Patricia Licuanan thinks Cavite State University is likely to invite other politicians apart from the Vice President

NO VIOLATION. According to CHED Chairperson Patricia Licuanan, Cavite State University did not violate any CHED rules for inviting Binay to speak on campus. Photo by Rappler

Binay SONA fact check: Total budgets of SUCs increase under Aquino

Aug 06, 2015 - 7:01 PM

However a check on the budgets of the 4 schools that Vice President Binay mentioned in his speech shows he got it right about decreases on certain years

#PugadBaboy: Rowdy

Aug 06, 2015 - 5:00 AM

Binay camp hits Palace 'scare tactics' vs Cavite school

Aug 04, 2015 - 5:14 PM

Presidential spokesperson Edwin Lacierda has urged the Cavite State University to explain why students were required to attend the Vice President’s counter SONA

'OVERREACTION.' According to Binay's spokesperson Joey Salgado (left), asking Cavite State University to explain the mandatory attendance of its students to the Vice President's counter-SONA is an 'overreaction' by Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda (right).

Binay in Cavite: Counter-SONA in opposition bailiwick

Aug 04, 2015 - 12:40 PM

A number of young people who listened to the Vice President s speech say they came only because they support his ally Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla

ALLY. Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla escorts Vice President Jejomar Binay to the venue of the VP's counter-State of the Nation Address in Indang, Cavite, on August 3, 2015. Rappler photo

Binay uses SAF 44 to hit Aquino

Aug 03, 2015 - 11:00 PM

The highlight of the Vice President s True State of the Nation Address was his roll call of the names of the slain SAF 44 a swipe at President Aquino s silence on the commandos in his SONA last week

Binay SONA: 'Majority still poor, hungry, jobless'

Aug 03, 2015 - 7:41 PM

We should also recognize that the past administrations contributed reforms that are now bearing fruit VP Jejomar Binay says in his response to President Aquino s last SONA

President Benigno S. Aquino III greets Vice President Jejomar Binay during the reception line for the New Year’s Vin d’ Honneur at the Reception Hall of the Malacañan Palace on Monday (January 12, 2015). The annual reception which marks the 28th Vin d’ Honneur since the 1986 EDSA Revolution was attended by government officials, members of the Diplomatic Corps, officials of international organizations and businessmen. (Photo by Ryan Lim / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

FULL TEXT: ‘Yumaman ang iilan, mahirap pa rin ang bayan’

Aug 03, 2015 - 6:44 PM

Read the full text of Vice President Jejomar Binay s True State of Nation Address delivered at the Cavite State University on August 3

'True SONA.' Vice President Jejomar delivers his counter-State of the Nation Address at the Cavite State University on August 3, 2015. Serving as backdrop is a mural honoring the SAF 44, whom President Aquino excluded in his SONA. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler Joel Liporada

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