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Con-Com votes to regulate political dynasties in new charter

Mar 12, 2018 - 12:33 PM

(UPDATED) The Con-Com votes for a self-executing provision in the new constitution that will cover relatives up to the 2nd degree of consanguinity and affinity

CON-COM. The Consultative Committee discusses regulating political dynasties in the Philippines. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Chiz Escudero's VP debate performance was 'safe' – analyst

Apr 11, 2016 - 5:47 PM

Senator Francis Escudero claims it s not his style to malign opponents

VP DEBATE. Senator Francis Escudero and wife Heart Evangelista during the first vice presidential debate held on Sunday, April 10. Photo by Arnold Almacen/Poe-Escudero media bureau

Grace Poe's campaign: Mixed messaging, disqualification woes

Feb 06, 2016 - 8:21 PM

Aside from the disqualification issue Poe has to work on her messaging ratings and campaign organization as she campaigns to be the next president

Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Q and A: What Binay’s party move means

Mar 04, 2014 - 7:13 PM

Analysts say Binay s announcement of a new party signals the political reconfigurations ahead of 2016

Of basketball and politics: only in the Philippines

Feb 16, 2014 - 5:00 PM

More than winning a game politics is about policy and governance

The opportunity that is Mindanao

Feb 02, 2014 - 10:01 AM

If we are able to address the long running problem of underdevelopment and violence in Mindanao there is no reason why we cannot have peace security and development in the rest of the country

Leadership and partisanship

Jan 19, 2014 - 11:15 AM

What we so direly need is a legal rational leadership – and this can happen only if we start thinking long term and systemic

In 2014, let's welcome uncertainty

Jan 05, 2014 - 3:59 PM

Make our bucket list for political reforms 2016 remains fluid We still have 2014 and at least half of 2015 to do real work and not just politicking

We end up electing the wrong people

Oct 01, 2012 - 9:34 AM

Most voters choose between personalities because there are no political parties to explain the issues to us We end up electing the wrong persons

PNoy after 2 years: Noynoying?

Jul 02, 2012 - 10:40 PM

After winning on the promise of change is PNoy singing a different tune two years later?

Report card on PNoy: Passing but needs work

Jul 02, 2012 - 11:17 AM

President Aquino scores high marks for fighting corruption but is warned against a simplistic approach to inclusive growth