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The Civil Service Commission also allows the online submission of the Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth by public officials and government employees
We stand with ABS-CBN and all journalists who continue to shine the light and expose wrongdoing despite state-sponsored efforts to silence them
The Civil Service Commission moves the deadline by 60 days, from the annual April 30 deadline, due to the coronavirus outbreak
We stand with our colleagues at ABS-CBN and share the hope that they will weather this and come out even stronger
But it was the Office of the Ombudsman which told media groups to ask Malacañang for a copy of the President's Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth
Despite President Rodrigo Duterte's promises of transparency, the public is yet to see his most recent Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth
(UPDATED) Businessmen, friends, family, and political parties bankroll the campaigns of the 12 winning senators in the 2019 midterm elections
While US President Donald Trump denies he is racist, he has a long history of political pandering to white suspicions about other ethnic groups
This is the first time since the Vice President took office that her net worth increased
Ombudsman Samuel Martires releases only a summary of his SALN and not a full copy
The statements are far worse than raining on Pride's parade
The 1987 Constitution and the Code of Conduct for Public Officials empower journalists to obtain and report on SALNs
An election lawyer said that losing candidates do not need to file a SOCE. The winning candidates, on the other hand, have 6 months to file theirs.
China's statement concludes that the alleged facts show that it was not a 'hit-and-run' incident. Actually, the effect is the opposite: it even makes the narrative even more like a vehicular hit-and-run
(UPDATED) Here is the full, unedited text of the Chinese embassy's statement on the sinking of a Philippine boat in the West Philippine Sea
(UPDATED) Mar Roxas and Bong Go are the biggest spenders and have received the highest amounts of contributions in 2019, based on Statements of Contributions and Expenditures available so far
Senator-elect Cynthia Villar spends P135 million for the recent senatorial polls, with zero 'contributions received'
AGRI Representative Delphine Lee tops the list after her wealth increases by more than 400% from 2017 to 2018
1-Pacman Representative Mikee Romero and Negros Occidental 3rd District Representative Albee Benitez are the House's billionaires, while Kabataan Representative Sarah Elago still has the lowest net worth
Meanwhile, at least 4 Cabinet secretaries have net worths below P10 million, based on available Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth in 2018
Senator Cynthia Villar's declared net worth rises to P3.72 billion in 2018, with zero liabilities
Comelec Spokesperson James Jimenez says all candidates and parties, regardless of whether or not they won in the 2019 elections, must submit their statement of contributions and expenditures
SALNs can also track political dynasties, not just politicians' wealth
This case is not just about Rappler. It is about every journalist’s mandate to cover the Office of the President and scrutinize the tremendous power it holds without prior restraint or threat of punishment.
Vice President Leni Robredo says all government employees, regardless of position, are expected to be honest in declaring their wealth
The en banc is keeping its policy of releasing only summaries of the justices’ wealth. The justices also deny requests for their Personal Data Sheets.
If this is another of several attempts to intimidate us, it will not succeed, as past attempts have shown. Maria Ressa and Rappler will continue to do our jobs as journalists.
The House resolution restricting public access to its members' Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth might be in conflict with the Constitution
Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo asks members of the House of Representatives to 'deliberate more' on their new rules
'Parang lalong binabawasan ang pagtitiwala ng tao sa kanila.... Bakit kailangan may itago?' Vice President Leni Robredo asks the House of Representatives
Under the new rules, one must pay P300 for each SALN request, or a total of P87,300 for the SALNs of all 291 members of the House of Representatives
From shutting down an island for half a year to reviving ancient barter trade, President Rodrigo Duterte has tried to implement some crazy-sounding policies
Meng, who was transferring flights in Canada when she was 'provisionally detained,' faces 'unspecified charges' in the Eastern District of New York, Huawei says
What are the real consequences when a president makes light of rape? A gender studies expert explains.
Viewers had earlier expressed confusion over a scene wherein the main character purchases Valium without a prescription
(UPDATED) The more stringent rules on access to House members' SALNs were drafted under then speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. Will Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo change them?
A group wants to nullify strict guidelines on releasing SALNs of justices, saying that they are not above the law
The council defers voting and moves it to Friday, August 24
Meanwhile, Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte is the wealthiest vice mayor in Metro Manila, according to their Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth
The biggest percentage increase is that of Leyte congressman Vicente Sofronio Veloso, with a jump of over 800%
Mikee Romero (1-Pacman), Emmeline Aglipay Villar (Diwa), and Albee Benitez (Negros Occidental 3rd District) are the richest members of the House
Rappler reviews how Presidential Spokesperson Roque valiantly tried to soften the controversial statements and actions of President Rodrigo Duterte
Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano hits back, saying the signatories prefer misinformation from parties 'that have politicized and weaponized human rights'
The World Council of Churches urges government 'to end the culture of impunity' as around 23,000 people, including Father Richmond Nilo and two other Catholic priests, get killed in the Philippines
(3rd UPDATE) Opposition lawmakers say the country is not truly given the government's failure to assert the country's rights against China in the West Philippine Sea
The Office of the Ombudsman says former mayor Mohammadali Abboh Abinal of Marantao, Lanao del Sur, did not declare firearms and a vehicle in his Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth from 2007 to 2012
(3rd UPDATE) Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi declares a net worth of P1.355 billion in 2017, an increase of P1.19 billion from his net worth in 2016
The increases in her assets over the last 7 years are attributed to her retirement benefits and pension
(UPDATED) Meanwhile, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV is still the poorest senator
Vice President Leni Robredo's net worth as of December 2017 dips by P7.7 million, her latest SALN shows