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Lacson for president in 2016? 'I'm thinking about it'

Feb 09, 2015 - 3:31 PM

The former senator who steps down as rehabilitation czar February 10 says he won t go into local politics

Rappler Newscast | January 6, 2013

Jan 06, 2014 - 8:11 PM

Lacson investigating alleged kickbacks on Yolanda bunkhouses Singson: I will resign if bunkhouses are overpriced Arctic blast strikes US

DOJ on Haiyan burials: Accuracy over speed

Jan 04, 2014 - 11:10 AM

We don t want to be turning over the wrong dead bodies to certain families says Justice Secretary Leila De Lima

MISSION TO BURY. Hundred more bodies are left unburied almost 2 months after Yolanda. File photo by Jake Verzosa

Rappler Newscast | January 3, 2014

Jan 03, 2014 - 9:06 PM

Lacson says victims of Yolanda to be buried by Sunday Malacanang and critics divided over scrapping SARO US yet to pay fine for Tubbataha Reef incident

Yolanda victims buried by Tuesday – Lacson

Jan 03, 2014 - 1:07 PM

The burial started Thursday As of Friday two months after the super typhoon there are 600 cadavers in body bags and 200 on the ground in Tacloban City

Lacson eyes hospitals as permanent evacuation centers

Dec 18, 2013 - 3:21 PM

Rehabilitation czar Ping Lacson says the government might rule out the use of hospitals and municipal halls for these purposes

Rehab czar: No legal weight, can't handle budget

Dec 18, 2013 - 12:01 PM

Rehabilitation czar Ping Lacson says his new title has no legal weight but the former police chief is already going after alleged corrupt local officials

Lacson as rehab czar: Does he need more powers?

Dec 17, 2013 - 8:07 AM

The former senator says his appointment has no legal weight does not give him power over the budget

Rappler Newscast | December 16, 2013

Dec 16, 2013 - 9:23 PM

A bus falls off a highway killing at least 18 people Lacson says local officials are stealing funds Rios tests positive for a banned stimulant

Lacson smells rehab corruption in LGUs

Dec 16, 2013 - 7:09 AM

I would like to set the tone says rehabilitation czar Panfilo Ping Lacson asking the PNP and NBI to look into this

'REHAB CZAR.' President Benigno Aquino III swears in Panfilo Lacson as 'Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery.' Photo courtesy of the Malacanang Photo Bureau

Giant firms pledge to lead Haiyan rehab

Dec 15, 2013 - 5:02 PM

No strings attached says rehabilitation czar Panfilo Ping Lacson

Groups to Lacson: Tap renewable energy for Yolanda areas

Dec 12, 2013 - 4:40 PM

Wind energy can make Eastern Visayas generate more than 85 of its power requirements by 2020 – at a remarkably lower cost

WIND CORRIDOR. Many parts of Eastern Visayas are perfect locations for energy-generating wind turbines

Ping gets Cabinet rank; conflict looms with Mar?

Dec 07, 2013 - 4:47 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay says he is saddened because Roxas appears to be exiting from the presidential race

Aquino on Lacson: He's a no-nonsense person

Dec 03, 2013 - 2:46 PM

President Aquino defends his selection of the controversial Ping Lacson as rehabilitation czar

Rappler Newscast | December 2, 2013

Dec 02, 2013 - 9:29 PM

Ruffy Biazon resigns as Customs chief Aquino to new disaster rehabilitation czar Ping Lacson: take care of funds Petilla unsure of bright Visayas Christmas

Aquino to Lacson: Take care of funds

Dec 02, 2013 - 12:16 PM

Former senator Panfilo Lacson says Aquino chose him to be rehab czar to ensure transparency in the use of funds