Makati hearings - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Makati hearings


Joker: Embattled Junjun Binay like Ninoy Aquino

Jan 29, 2015 - 6:03 PM

The Senate blue ribbon subcommittee s probe into alleged corruption by the Binay family is like an inquisition harking back to Martial Law times says former Senator Rene Saguisag

OBSERVERS. Former senators Joker Arroyo (lef) and Rene Saguisag criticize the lack of due process in the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee's probe into Makati contracts. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler Mark Cristino

‘Bruised’ Binay free after Senate ‘drama’

Jan 29, 2015 - 4:55 PM

The basis for his contempt was the non appearance and this was remedied when he was brought to the session hall Senator Trillanes explains why the Makati mayor was released almost immediately after his arrest

BRUISED. Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr shows the bruise he sustained during the commotion at the Senate January 29, when he was forced to face the blue ribbon subcommittee. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler Mark Cristino

VP Binay: My detractors are 'elitists, anti-poor'

Oct 26, 2014 - 3:46 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay turns the controversies into a war of the classes and tags Interior Secretary Mar Roxas and Senator Antonio Trillanes IV as anti poor and elitists