Anakpawis Partylist Rep. Rafael Mariano said President Benigno Aquino III deserves the title ‘absentee president’ for ignoring many important national issues. “There is an undeniable leadership void in Malacanang. We need a hands-on President. Not…
In a press statement, Anakpawis partylist vice chairperson Fernando Hicap and Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) vice chairperson Salvador France said the international community, including UN should compel Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and President Benigno Simeon Aquino III to both agree to work for diplomatically correct and peace resolution to Sabah conflict.
Anakpawis Partylist Rep. Rafael Mariano said the Department of Agrarian Reform’s (DAR) sinister move of compelling 6,212 Hacienda Luisita farm worker-beneficiaries to sign a promissory note stating that farmers will pay the amortization of lands supposedly distributed to them effectively benefits the Cojuangco-Aquino clan’s interest of maintaining their control and stronghold of the lands.
As lawmakers we should do what we can do to avert the looming mass slaughter of forces identified with the Royal Sultanate of Sulu and the red carpet harassment of more than 800,000 Filipinos in Sabah by the Malaysian authorities,” said Anakpawis partylist Rep. Rafael Mariano in a press statement.
Anakpawis Partylist Rep. Rafael Mariano today said Malacanang and President Benigno Aquino III will be responsible for the continuing bloodshed in Sabah that has killed several Filipinos, mostly Tausugs who are asserting their rightful and legitimate claim to Sabah.
Anakpawis Rep. Rafael V. Mariano called on to all Hacienda Luisita farmers to remain vigilant and continue asserting free distribution of Hacienda Luisita and resist all attempts of the Aquino administration to use the Luisita…
Anakpawis Rep. Rafael V. Mariano today said the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is acting against its mandate for threatening to take legal actions against typhoon victims who stormed DSWD’s regional office in Davao City yesterday.
Anakpawis Partylist condemned the violent dispersal by the police of survivors of typhoon “Pablo,” calling it as “the most inhumane act that the state can do to its people who were already devastated by a disaster.”
Aquino cutting the lifeline of indigent patients with PPP in health care, privatization of public hospitals Anakpawis Partylist Rep. Rafael V. Mariano today opposed the looming privatization of government hospitals pushed by the Aquino government’s…
Amidst heavy morning rains, workers and urban poor led by Anakpawis Partylist held a picket-protest in front of the Philippine Orthopedic Center in Quezon City this morning to condemn the looming privatization of the hospital, saying patients like them will be paying more for healthcare should the project push through.