Advocates Sends Rainbow Roses For Senators

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, advocates offered rainbow roses to Senators to urge them to act on the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) Equality Bill in the Senate on Tuesday. Members of civil society and student organizations arrived with a giant heart set up on the Senate gate and small bouquets of rainbow…

Win or Lose, Gringo Honasan Vows To Continue Working Hard For The Nation’s Welfare

In his recent column for the Philippine Star, no less than former Senate President Ernesto Maceda described Senator Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan II as a hardworking senator who would most likely become a hardworking vice president if he wins in the coming national elections. Having authored numerous, mostly landmark legislation addressing urgent national concerns such as…

Gringo Honasan Calls For Thorough Confirmation of Alleged ISIS Presence In Mindanao

United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) vice presidential candidate Senator Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan II today reiterated the importance of an extensive verification and validation of the reported presence of Islamic State of Syria and Iraq (ISIS) extremists in the southern region. Honasan said that the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (ISAFP) should exert…

Gringo Honasan Calls For Immediate Resolution of Abandoned Car Plates Shipment; Appeals To BoC, LTO To Have Pity on 600k Owners of New Vehicles

Senator Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan II today urged officials of the Land Transportation Office (LTO) and the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to show compassion and concern over 600,000 vehicle owners who have been waiting for months and had paid the necessary dues to have their cars registered and licensed. Honasan made the call after Customs Commissioner…

Gringo Honasan: NPC Endorsement Has No Effect on UNA Campaign

United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) vice presidential bet Senator Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan II downplayed on Wednesday the endorsement of the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC) for Senators Grace Poe and Francis “Chiz” Escudero. “Wala naman tayong political party system. Walang impact sa amin ‘yon dahil ang pinopromote namin ‘yong plataporma ng UNA,” UNA vice presidential candidate Senator…

Gringo Honasan: Binay Admin To Provide Job Security Reason For OFWs To Stay In PH

Instead of pressing its people to leave their homes and families to look for better opportunities abroad, Senator Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan II said that a Binay presidency would provide better job opportunities to encourage overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to stay in the Philippines. “Madalas siya (Vice President Jejomar Binay, former presidential adviser on OFW concerns)…

Quezon Folk Welcome Binay-Honasan, UNA

Residents of Tiaong, Quezon excitedly welcome Vice President and United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) standard bearer Jejomar “Jojo” Binay during UNA’s visit to the Southern Tagalog town Thursday. Hundreds also showed up to show support for Binay and UNA. In his speech in Tiaong, Binay said poverty remains a problem 30 years after the EDSA People…

Binay-Honasan Welcomes UNA-One Cebu Coalition

United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) Presidential candiate Jejomar C. Binay and Vice-Presidentiable candidate Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan raised arms with One Cebu gubernatorial candidate Winston Garcia at the launching of the UNA-One Cebu coalition in Cebu Tuesday. Binay signed the Unity Covenant of UNA and One Cebu that stated the commitment of both parties to ensure that…

Gringo Honasan: Empower Communities with Local Intelligence Information System

Senator Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan II today said that battling crime should begin within small communities and the local government, and urged for barangays to be equipped with intelligence and information systems to help in monitoring crime. “Kailangan paganahin natin ‘yong information system na nasa bawat eskinita, bawat kalsada, bawat barangay. Pangalanan mo ngayon kahit na…