Stella Quimbo - updates

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House stimulus package eyes P20-B fund to test Filipino workers

May 26, 2020 - 8:42 PM

If passed into law, the proposed Philippine Economic Stimulus Act would finance the COVID-19 rapid tests of Filipino laborers in 2020 and 2021

RAPID TESTING. A health worker gets a blood sample from a resident in Sta. Rosa City, Laguna for a rapid test for COVID-19 on May 21, 2020. Photo by ary Grace dela Cerna/Rappler

DOH: Testing of those without symptoms 'not cost-effective' for now

May 20, 2020 - 3:10 PM

Laboratories are already 'choking' and existing resources are very limited, says Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire

COVID-19 TESTING. Police officers along with other front line workers undergo mass testing at the San Juan Elementary School on May 12, 2020. File photo by KD Madrilejos/Rappler

[Letters from Mama] The great honor and privilege to be your mother

May 09, 2020 - 8:00 AM

The Marikina City 2nd District Representative writes about the extraordinary times her children are growing up in – and what they should learn from it

House eyes P485-B stimulus package to cushion coronavirus impact

May 05, 2020 - 10:59 PM

Lawmakers want to allot P20 billion alone to facilitate massive COVID-19 testing even after the lifting of the lockdown

ASSISTANCE. Volunteers distribute relief goods during the Bayan Bayanihan Para sa Pamilyang Pilipino program in Barangay, Bagong Silangan, Quezon City on May 4, 2020. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

P370-billion stimulus package to cushion coronavirus impact pushed in House

Apr 15, 2020 - 12:11 PM

Marikina 2nd District Representative Stella Quimbo says the proposed fiscal package would help ensure that no Filipino would become jobless after the pandemic

MARKET DAY. Residents of Quezon City buy farm-to-market products at the Department of Agrarian Reform office on on March 26, 2020, Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Losing bet wants Marikina congresswoman Stella Quimbo disqualified

Jul 12, 2019 - 5:09 PM

(UPDATED) The camp of Congresswoman Stella Quimbo says former ABS representative Eugene de Vera should 'move on and accept the will of the people of Marikina,' where Quimbo won almost 85% of the total votes

NEWBIE CONGRESSWOMAN. Marikina 2nd District Representative Stella Quimbo speaks at an even in her city. Photo from the Facebook page of Teacher Stella Quimbo