Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr


Marcos, Robredo pull media stunts but get no closer to a recount

Feb 07, 2018 - 10:51 PM

What was supposed to be the signing of a simple gentleman's agreement that will clear the way for the recount of vice presidential votes turns into a media circus

Marcos aims to finish BBL hearings by May 25

May 05, 2015 - 3:42 PM

Senators welcome the recommendations of the Citizen s Peace Council on how to make the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law constitutional and inclusive

REVIEW. Senate President Franklin Drilon and Senate committee on local government chair Senator Bongbong Marcos Jr. receive the full report of the Citizens' Peace Council on May 5, 2015. Photo by Joseph Vidal/PRIB

Senate to resume BBL hearings during break

Mar 16, 2015 - 8:17 PM

Before resuming the hearings however Marcos is demanding for the MILF report on the Mamasapano incident

PEACE RALLY. Muslims from Manila, Bulacan, Pampanga, and Pangasinan converge at the Mendiola Peace Arch to push for the Bangsamoro Basic Law. Photo by George P Moya/Rappler

'Operational security justifies Aquino's actions in SAF ops'

Mar 16, 2015 - 5:44 PM

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says he will oppose the Senate report if it will seek to hold the President liable for the bloody Mamasapano operation

Senate panel okays SK polls postponement

Jan 23, 2015 - 1:25 PM

The Senate committee on local government is set to sponsor at the plenary a measure postponing the youth polls to October 2016

COMMITTEE HEARING. Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr chairs a hearing by the committee on local government on January 23 regarding the postponement of the SK elections. Michael Bueza/Rappler.

Senators pinpoint 7 flaws in EDCA

May 14, 2014 - 8:26 AM

Senators Sergio Osmeña III and Ferdinand Marcos Jr grill the Philippine panel that negotiated EDCA and cite provisions to show how the deal benefits the US more than to the Philippines

GRILLED: Members of the Philippine panel attend a Senate hearing on EDCA

SK reforms to bring us back to Kabataang Barangay?

Oct 04, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos chairman of the KB says KBs didn t have salaries and did leadership trainings unlike SKs now who handle funds for not too useful projects

Senators react to #MillionPeopleMarch

Aug 26, 2013 - 6:57 PM

At least 8 senators acknowledge the legitimacy of the protesters’ call to abolish the PDAF

LUNETA CROWD. Protesters in Manila calling for the abolition of lawmakers' discretionary fund. Photo by Dennis Sabangan, EPA

Senate to have own sex-for-flight probe

Jul 12, 2013 - 12:24 PM

Sen Bongbong Marcos calls on the Senate to probe OWWA s use of the emergency repatriation fund

'TOO LONG.' Sen Bongbong Marcos asks why the government needs 22 years to complete its flood control master plan. Photo by Senate PRIB, Cesar Tomambo