Category: Hontiveros

Hontiveros: Duterte is "Destabilizer-in-Chief"

September 20, 2018. “Destabilizer-in-Chief.” This was how Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros described President Rodrigo Duterte a day before the country commemorates the 46th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law by the deposed dictator...

Hontiveros: Bukbok rice points to gross incompetence

September 11, 2018. “The single biggest hallmark of government incompetence.” This was how Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros described the reported weevil infestation involving over 100,000 sacks of imported rice languishing at the Subic Bay...

Hontiveros to Duterte: You can never jail the resistance

September 4, 2018. *Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros on the revocation of Senator Trillanes’ amnesty President Rodrigo Duterte’s revocation of the amnesty granted to Senator Antonio Trillanes is unconstitutional, lacking concurrence from the legislature. While...