citizenship issues - updates

Rappler's latest stories on citizenship issues


Citizenship, identity and global Filipinos

Jun 13, 2017 - 9:00 AM

In a world where Filipinos are everywhere where our diaspora has no boundaries it is time to take a liberal approach to Filipino citizenship

Not good for Grace Poe

Apr 11, 2016 - 11:45 AM

The Supreme Court s minute resolution on the Poe case in effect keeps the door open to a legitimate contest – after the election

Grace Poe: Nothing can stop me now

Apr 09, 2016 - 2:50 PM

Reacting to the Supreme Court minute resolution affirming its previous decision Poe says in Filipino It feels like my campaign has been unchained and it will go full speed

FULL SPEED AHEAD. Senator Grace Poe visits Batangas State University in Malvar, Batangas on April 8, 2016. File photo by Arnold Almacen/Poe-Escudero Media Bureau

Citizenship issues, Indonesians to Syria, Pacquiao | 6PM wRap

Mar 14, 2016 - 6:00 PM

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VLOG: Makabayan formally endorses Poe-Escudero tandem

Nov 05, 2015 - 9:34 PM

The bloc known for its nationalistic ideals also shields Poe a former US citizen from citizenship allegations hurled at her

Poe’s citizenship, Ortega slay suspects, Americans on Pope | 6PM wRap

Sep 21, 2015 - 6:50 PM

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Grace Poe: Beyond 'technicalities,' Jesse Robredo and I face same issue

Aug 27, 2015 - 8:17 PM

The senator brushes aside the comment of Robredo s widow that the popular Local Government Secretary unlike Poe never renounced his Filipino citizenship

'TECHNICALITIES.' Senator Grace Poe says beyond technicalities, she and the late Naga City mayor and DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo are 'similar' as they face citizenship issues.

Leni Robredo tells Poe: Jesse's citizenship case 'very different' from yours

Aug 26, 2015 - 10:13 PM

Grace Poe earlier compared the citizenship issues being hurled against her to the issues raised against Jesse Robredo in the past

NOT THE SAME. Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo clarifies that the late Jesse Robredo never renounced his Filipino citizenship.  Rappler file photos

Roxas on Poe, Duterte’s plans, Curry in Manila | 6PM wRap

Aug 12, 2015 - 6:12 PM

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Rappler Explains: Is Grace Poe Filipino?

Aug 07, 2015 - 7:50 PM

In the second part of this video explainer series Rappler takes a look at the citizenship issues against the neophyte senator

Grace Poe abandoned Filipino citizenship – Binay

Jul 22, 2015 - 6:22 PM

Binay says of Poe: There are Filipinos who were born Filipino but abandoned being Filipino and became citizens of another country

'ABANDONING CITIZENSHIP.' Vice President Jejomar Binay says unlike a local hero, Senator Grace Poe abandoned her Filipino citizenship. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

JV Ejercito 'endorses' Grace Poe

Jun 12, 2015 - 5:21 PM

Senator Ejercito who is allied with Vice President Binay says he will support Poe in 2016 because of her principle and conviction that I witnessed in the Senate

'SECRET' ENDORSER? Senator JV Ejercito (right) with Senator Grace Poe (middle) and his mother, San Juan Mayor Guia Gomez at the Philippine Independence Day in San Juan on June 12, 2015. Photo from JV Ejercito's Facebook page