Raul Roco - updates

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Raul Roco's Aksyon Demokratiko endorses Grace Poe

Apr 21, 2016 - 7:59 PM

Among her new supporters are candidates of the Liberal Party the United Nationalist Alliance Pwersa ng Masang Pilipino and the Nationalist People’s Coalition

Photo by Gary Jimenez/Office of Sen Poe

Kapunan: Raising salaries a step toward ending corruption in gov't

Nov 10, 2015 - 8:15 PM

In most countries the highest paid really are those who are in government service even higher [than those who are] in private sector says the senatorial aspirant

'CULTURE OF CORRUPTION.' According to 2016 senatorial candidate Lorna Kapunan, there is corruption in government because people are not receiving enough pay. Screenshot from Rappler

Looking back: Like Miriam, presidential bet Raul Roco had cancer too

Oct 27, 2015 - 1:12 PM

Roco who celebrated his birthday October 26 went on the campaign trail in 2004 and was 4th out of 5 presidential candidates

CAMPAIGN. Raul Roco wears his signature Hawaiian shirt while campaigning for the 2004 elections. Photo from AFP

Website introduces Raul Roco to new generation of Filipinos

Oct 26, 2015 - 12:47 AM

For many Raul S Roco was the greatest president the county never had Now a website wants to introduce the late senator to a new generation of young Pinoys

Raul Roco's life: A celebration of youth

Aug 05, 2015 - 4:24 PM

August 5 2015 is the 10th death anniversary of the late Senator Raul S Roco

Philippines president Fidel Ramos (3rd R), four presidential candidates and top officials join hands for a group picture after meeting in Malacanang Palace 10 May in Manila where they discussed the forthcoming election. From (L) are Vice President Joseph Estrada, former defense secretary Renato de Villa, Senate President Neptali Gonzales, candidate for vice president Kit Tatad, Senator Raul Roco, Ramos, Election Chairman Bernardo Pardo and House Speaker Jose de Venecia. Estrada and de Venecia the chief rivals, de Villa and Roco are among the 11 presidential candidates in the 11 May elections. AFP PHOTO/ROMEO GACAD

Remembering Raul Roco

Oct 26, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Previously described as a warrior lawyer who loves debate Roco passses away on August 5 2005 at the age of 63

Wika, multo at mga bayani

Aug 24, 2014 - 12:04 AM

Di man ganoong katatas heto ang munting alay sa pagpalaganap ng sariling wika

De Lima, Kapunan: Ex-law partners on opposite sides of 'scam'

Aug 14, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Two of the country s high profile female lawyers were law partners now on opposite sides of the multi billion peso pork barrel scam