Teddy Casiño - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Teddy Casiño


[OPINION] It's our dissent that will save us

Apr 06, 2020 - 11:06 AM

Many people have been going out, speaking out, challenging government’s response to the COVID-19 crisis and overcoming the limits set by the lockdown

[OPINION] Lorraine Badoy's world

Mar 11, 2020 - 2:32 PM

'Using Lorraine’s logic, practically any organization critical of the government and the status quo can be considered a terrorist front'

Fact-finding team with 2 congressmen barred from entering Negros police HQ

Nov 07, 2019 - 3:51 PM

Congressman Carlos Zarate laments that Colonel Romeo Baleros, the Negros Occidental police provincial chief, 'did not extend basic courtesy ' due fellow government employees

Makabayan chair Neri Colmenares, along with the families of the detainees, was barred from entering the headquarters of Negros Occidental Police Provincial Police in Bacolod City on Wednesday, November 6. He was later able to enter the premises, along with the two progressive congressmen, after hours of negotiation with the police. Photo by Marchel Espina/Rappler

[OPINION] Sal Panelo’s sleight of hand

Sep 05, 2019 - 3:54 PM

What Panelo's letter implies is that the presidential legal counsel finds Antonio Sanchez's clemency request valid, thus the positive action of referring it to the concerned agency for appropriate action

[OPINION] My activist story

Aug 29, 2019 - 9:57 AM

From obedient child to stubborn activist to parent – here's my journey of 33 years

[OPINION] The hunt for ‘Red October’

Oct 01, 2018 - 4:21 PM

While there are many who have expressed their desire for Duterte to resign or be ousted, there is no conspiracy to forcibly remove him from power

[OPINION] Solving our 'unli' rice crisis

Sep 01, 2018 - 9:30 PM

If only half of the energy and focus given to the drug war were given to agriculture and rice production, we would already be better off

[OPINION] NutriAsia skirts the law to oppress workers, hide its greed

Aug 14, 2018 - 10:29 AM

NutriAsia, Inc maintains that the strikers are not their contractual employees but are regular and permanent employees of their contractors. Nothing can be farther from the truth.

Nueva Ecija court clears Left leaders of murder charges

Aug 13, 2018 - 3:58 PM

(UPDATED) The warrants of arrest against Satur Ocampo, Teddy Casiño, Rafael Mariano and anti-poverty secretary Liza Maza are no longer in effect

CLEARED. From left: Teddy Casiño, Satur Ocampo, Liza Maza and Rafael Mariano are cleared of murder charges after the Palayan City, Nueva Ecija RTC Branch 40 dismissed the cases and quashed the warrants against them. Graphic by Ken Bautista/Rappler

33 lawmakers denounce arrest warrants vs Liza Maza, 3 others

Aug 09, 2018 - 6:39 PM

House Resolution 2604 expresses the House of Representative's 'utmost concern' over the arrest warrants issued against 4 former party-list legislators

OLD CASE. From left: Teddy Casiño, Satur Ocampo, Liza Maza, and Rafael Mariano. Graphic by Ken Bautista/Rappler

Group offers P1-M bounty for leads on Liza Maza, 3 others

Aug 04, 2018 - 3:11 PM

(3rd UPDATE) 'Is he confirming that it is GMA who is behind the revival of the case?' asks the former lawmakers' counsel, referring to lawyer Ferdinand Topacio's involvement in the effort

OLD CASE. From left: Teddy Casiño, Satur Ocampo, Liza Maza and Rafael Mariano. Graphic by Ken Bautista/Rappler

Left leaders question judge's flip-flop in murder case

Jul 30, 2018 - 6:44 PM

Ten years ago, the same judge said there was no basis to find probable cause to order the arrest of Maza, Mariano, Casiño and Ocampo

Militant groups hold a protest in Camp Crame on July 30, 2018 calling for a stop in political persecution as PNP chief Oscar Albayalede orders serving warrant of arrests to Satur Ocampo, Liza Maza, Teddy Casino and Raphael Mariano for criminal charges. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

PNP mounts manhunt for 79-year-old Satur Ocampo, 3 others

Jul 30, 2018 - 12:38 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Also covered by the arrest warrants are incumbent anti-poverty commission head Liza Maza, ex-agrarian reform chief Rafael Mariano and former Bayan Muna representative Teddy Casiño

POLITICAL ARREST? Supporters of the 4 ex-lawmakers decry the arrest order issued 12 years after the case against them was filed. Graphic by Ken Bautista/Rappler

4 ex-lawmakers from Left face arrest for 2006 murder case

Jul 27, 2018 - 7:30 PM

The case was filed by widows Isabelita Bayudang and Mayumi Peralta, accusing the 4 leftist leaders of conspiring to kill their husbands Carlito Bayudang and Jimmy Peralta in 2004 and 2003, respectively

BAYAN PRESSCON. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

[OPINION] The radicalization of Maria Lourdes Sereno

Jun 23, 2018 - 5:30 PM

Tyranny, oppression, and the struggle for justice, freedom and democracy have a strange way of turning people into fighters

[OPINION] Boracay and the Duterte way

May 01, 2018 - 5:00 PM

The Boracay closure follows the familiar pattern of Duterte's approach to addressing complex crisis situations. The approach relies heavily on police and military action, and projects Duterte as a tough, no-nonsense leader.

[OPINION] Duterte’s Cha-Cha disempowers Filipinos, especially poor, marginalized

Mar 06, 2018 - 12:55 PM

Duterte's Cha-Cha will in fact create a new dictatorship even as it strengthens and expands the political dynasties’ monopoly on power

[OPINION] Duterte’s Cha-Cha reverses gains of EDSA

Mar 02, 2018 - 3:42 PM

At the very least, these proposed amendments grant immense powers to Duterte and effectively dismantle whatever system of checks and balances there is

Police file case vs Teddy Casiño, Renato Reyes over ASEAN protest

Nov 14, 2017 - 4:15 PM

Cops say Casiño, Reyes, and another protester – Neil Legaspi – committed breach of peace, assault, and disobedience and resistance to authorities

OPPOSITION. Protesters attempt to move toward the United States Embassy in Manila. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

[OPINION] Araw ng Pinatay 2017

Nov 02, 2017 - 3:00 PM

There were significantly fewer people who trooped to the cemetery. Was it because for the past year-and-a-half, our people had seen so much death courtesy of Rodrigo Duterte’s drug war, that remembering the dead on November 1 seemed superfluous?

Protesters express rage over Kian slay, ask for end to killings

Aug 21, 2017 - 11:34 PM

More than 1 000 protesters march to the People Power Monument along EDSA despite the rain Monday evening

TAMA NA. One of the interesting placards during the protest against the killing of 17-year-old Kian delos Santos. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte hits Teddy Casiño for past 'arrogant' behavior

Jul 27, 2017 - 10:45 PM

Ikaw Teddy yung ulo mo sobrang laki says President Rodrigo Duterte in the middle of a rant against the Left

Pro-US bases? Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach should get a briefing, activists say

Dec 21, 2015 - 2:53 PM

Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach elicits strong reactions online when she tells pageant judges she doesn t see any problem with US military presence in the Philippines

CONTROVERSIAL ANSWER, CONTROVERSIAL WIN. Miss Philippines Pia Wurtzbach is crowned Miss Universe 2015. Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Neri Colmenares files CoC: 'The nation needs a fighter in the Senate'

Oct 12, 2015 - 11:28 AM

The 3 term party list congressman wants to bring to the Senate his fight for an increase in pension and salaries and to lower the prices of electricity and water

Neri Colmenares files for his senatorial candidacy at COMELEC office in Manila on Monday, October 12, 2015. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

Rappler Newscast | July 25, 2014

Jul 25, 2014 - 7:46 PM

Air Algerie plane crashes in Mali Taiwan airline apologizes for GE222 crash 3rd impeach raps vs Aquino this time over military deal

3rd impeach raps vs Aquino, this time over military deal

Jul 24, 2014 - 6:18 PM

Progressive groups say the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement between the Philippines and the US surrenders national sovereignty and compromises territorial integrity

EXPANDED. The 3rd impeachment complaint against President Benigno Aquino III is based on the alleged unconstitutionality of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Makati police arrest 4 anti-WEF protesters

May 22, 2014 - 5:22 PM

Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares urges President Aquino to stop deluding himself and the people

ANTI-WEF. A anti-World Economic forum (WEF) protester shouts slogans next a phalanx of anti-riot policemen during a protest at the venue of the forum in the financial district of Manila on May 22, 2014. Photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

DLSU holds 1st Liberal Leaders Summit

Oct 29, 2013 - 5:21 PM

The DLSU Arts College Government in partnership with the DLSU College of Liberal Arts will hold the 1st Liberal Leaders Summit this November 13 to 15

Casiño clubbed at anti-SONA rally

Jul 22, 2013 - 5:17 PM

It was a police truncheon that welcomed the former congressman Teddy Casiño back to the streets

Candidate of the masses?

Jul 15, 2013 - 11:56 AM

At least according to contributions reports it s not Teddy Casiño who was able to tap the support of the marginalized but Nancy Binay who belongs to a political dynasty

Pacquiao, Imelda Marcos wealthiest House members

May 23, 2013 - 4:55 PM

Las Piñas City Rep Mark Villar s net worth increases by P200 M

RICHEST: Sarangani Rep Manny Pacquiao. File photo by John Javellana

Vice Ganda endorses 8 candidates

May 12, 2013 - 4:36 PM

Vice Ganda reveals the 8 candidates he will vote for on May 13

#VICEGANDALIST. Vice Ganda reveals his senatorial bets. Photo from the Vice Ganda Facebook page

Senate employees want 3 new faces in the chamber

May 09, 2013 - 7:41 PM

A mock poll shows that Senate employees would want to work with Hagedorn Poe and Casiño and would rather not have Trillanes Cayetano and Escudero back

Makabayan holds 1st-ever miting de avance

May 08, 2013 - 1:14 PM

Will their Senate bet make it this time around?

Photo by Teddy Casiño communications team

2 overseas groups pick bets with integrity, competence

May 07, 2013 - 6:23 PM

US based Filipino groups endorse their senatorial candidates

US Pinoys for GOod Governance and the Global Filipino Diaspora Council endorse their candidates

Bayan Muna, Gabriela endorse Jun Magsaysay

May 04, 2013 - 2:31 PM

Ocampo says they decided to endorse Magsaysay because of his firm determination to prosecute officials involved in the P750 M fertilizer scam

Social media, political change and the #RapplerDebate

May 03, 2013 - 7:04 PM

These findings show the role of a platform for engagement and how social media can be used to improve the political process

Celebrities, sectoral leaders endorse Casiño

May 02, 2013 - 7:59 PM

Not big showbiz stars but they have principle and courage he says of his endorsers

SUPPORT SYSTEM. Celebrity endorsers and activists endorse Teddy Casiño for senator. Photo by Teddy Casiño's media team

Casiño hits NPA over Guingona ambush

Apr 22, 2013 - 4:21 AM

To netizens surprise senatorial bet Teddy Casiño criticized the NPA for the shooting incident that injured Gingoog mayor Ruthie Guingona and killed her aides

Bayan Muna Partylist Representative Teddy Casiño at his office at the House of Representatives. 18 Feb 2013, photo by John Javellana / Rappler.

Welcome to the party

Apr 20, 2013 - 10:34 AM

Senators are required to debate to have the courage to clash and question and demand to impose reason over rhetoric

A spectator cheers at the Rappler Debates. Photo by Ramund Amonoy

Senate bets: Expect ‘unli ads’ with SC ruling

Apr 16, 2013 - 7:53 PM

Senate bets say the Supreme Court decision favors moneyed candidates and does not level the playing field

Imperfection, perception and the #RapplerDebate

Apr 15, 2013 - 4:51 PM

The RapplerDebate went well but could have been better for the political landscape Victor Barreiro Jr chimes in with his thoughts

#RAPPLERDEBATE. Was the Rappler Senatorial Debate worthy of praise or deserving of criticism? Photo by Rappler/Jodesz Gavilan

IN PHOTOS: #RapplerDebate

Apr 14, 2013 - 6:12 PM

Rappler holds its first senatorial debate on April 13 Volunteer photographers and contributors capture the mood of the event in photos

Interns Speak: A debate to be proud of

Apr 14, 2013 - 6:10 PM

Being able to participate in the debate in more ways than one gave me different perspectives on several important subjects

#RapplerDebate trends worldwide

Apr 14, 2013 - 11:34 AM

Online viewers tune in and participate in the first debate that asked voters to share how they feel

#RapplerDebate and the 'nerve-racking' mood meter

Apr 14, 2013 - 8:26 AM

The results of Rappler s live online poll were blunt and swift It s like taking your body temperature says Rappler CEO Maria Ressa

#RapplerDebate bets: Why vote for me?

Apr 14, 2013 - 2:16 AM

Six invited senatorial candidates tell the voters – online and on the ground – why they should be elected with or without name experience or celebrity

Casiño: Retain 60-40 rule on foreign ownerships

Apr 13, 2013 - 11:26 PM

For senatorial bet Teddy Casiño the implementation of the Filipino First rule is key

Gordon: I've got qualifications, not just inherited name

Apr 13, 2013 - 10:33 PM

He says qualifying for the Senate requires track record not borrowed popularity of relatives

Bam: PH not perfect under Aquino, but...

Apr 13, 2013 - 9:53 PM

He defends the administration of his first cousin saying there has been progress that the country can build on