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‘I can work with anyone’: Go

 Senator Christopher “Bong” Go (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Senator Christopher “Bong” Go said he can work with anyone if elected as Vice President in the 2022 polls. He said his priority is to pursue the continuity of programs of the current administration and expand it further to sustain the positive change that President Rodrigo Duterte … Continue reading

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I will run for VP to continue fight vs. drugs, insurgency: PRRD

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   I WILL RUN. President Rodrigo R. Duterte confirms that he will run as vice president in 2022 during his Talk to the People on Tuesday night (Aug. 24, 2021). Duterte said he made the decision to continue his crusade against insurgency, criminality, and illegal drugs. (Screengrab from RTVM) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – … Continue reading

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Senator Bong Go unfazed by new Trillanes’ mudslinging

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   Senator Bong Go (left) and President Rodrigo Duterte (Photo courtesy of Sen. Go) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Senator Christopher “Bong” Go on Friday took a swipe at former senator Antonio Trillanes IV for crafting an “invented story” about his and President Rodrigo Duterte’s supposed involvement in corruption activities. This, after Trillanes bared his plan … Continue reading

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Senator Go vows better access to health services for marginalized sectors

  Senator Christopher “Bong” Go MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Senator Christopher “Bong” Go expressed his support for the proposed Bayanihan 3 bill to further assist Filipinos still struggling because of the pandemic, provided sources of funds are identified by government finance managers first. He also vowed to prioritize local hospital measures which will greatly benefit poor … Continue reading

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Solon respects DND’s move to terminate UP-DND accord

  Senator Christopher “Bong” Go MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Senator Christopher “Bong” Go on Wednesday said he respects the decision of Department of National Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana to abrogate a 1989 agreement with the University of the Philippines prohibiting the uncoordinated entry of military and police officers in UP campuses outside very limited circumstances. In … Continue reading

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Baptists urged to help in fight vs. drugs, crime

Baptists urged to help in fight vs. drugs, crime MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — Former Special Assistant to the President and senatorial aspirant Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Thursday appealed to the congregation of the Bible Baptist Church (BBC) of Pasay, Inc. to help in the administration’s campaign against illegal drugs, crime and corruption. “Alam … Continue reading

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Palace predicts SAP Go ‘overwhelming’ win

Palace predicts SAP Go ‘overwhelming’ win By Jelly Musico MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Presidential Legal Counsel and Spokesperson Salvador Panelo on Tuesday said he believes former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher ‘Bong’ Go will win ‘overwhelmingly’ in the senatorial race next year. “I think he will win overwhelmingly,” Panelo said in an … Continue reading