Duterte allies - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Duterte allies


[Newspoint] The other Marcos phenomenon

Jul 15, 2017 - 8:56 AM

Why do Marvin Marcos and others in his infamous league get easy deals from the Duterte regime?

Senators on Duterte's foreign trips: Outcome more important than expenses

Jun 19, 2017 - 7:39 PM

For me the most important aspect is the outcome of the trip says Senator Sherwin Gatchalian who joined at least 2 trips abroad

PRESIDENTIAL TRIPS. At least 3 majority senators say the public should look at the outcome of President Rodrigo Duterte's trips, amounting to at least P386.2 million in his first year in office. File photo

[Newspoint] Where Bongbong Marcos stands

May 19, 2017 - 6:30 PM

How can Bongbong Marcos be expected to be patient?

VICTORY. Former senator Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr thanks the High Court and President Rodrigo Duterte following the favorable ruling on a hero's burial for his father. File photo by Jasmin Dulay/Rappler

Alvarez wants probe into BuCor deal with Floirendo banana firm

Mar 28, 2017 - 10:29 AM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez files the resolution against the company of Davao del Norte 2nd District Representative Antonio Floirendo Jr President Duterte s biggest campaign contributor amid ouster rumors against the Speaker

CONFLICT IN THE HOUSE? The banana firm of Davao del Norte 2nd District Representative Antonio Floirendo Jr may soon face a congressional probe, following a resolution filed by Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez.


Oct 03, 2016 - 10:45 AM

You demean women at your peril You have been warned Get your heads out of the middle ages

Photo from Facebook user Miranda Reyno


Sep 20, 2016 - 8:30 AM

I do not know if this has happened at any time before: the committee chairmanship is declared vacant to prevent a witness from testifying

FORMER CLIENTS. Neophyte Senator Leila De Lima's former clients - Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Senator Alan Peter Cayetano - are now two of the strongest allies of President Rodrigo Duterte.

Engaging Duterte, engaging ourselves

Jul 16, 2016 - 8:59 AM

It is not enough to be simply pro or anti Duterte The mob inspired troll like self righteous type of positioning and conversing will not cut it