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  • Accessibility Statement (Combination + 0): Statement page that will show the available accessibility keys.
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    Press Releases

    • Vice President Leni Robredo on the Proclamation on the State of Lawlessness

      Posted in Press Releases on Sep 06, 2016

      We respect the decision of the President to exercise his Constitutional power to call out the Armed Forces of the Philippines to assist in suppressing lawless violence. And we appreciate that the Proclamation makes clear that this does not suspend any part of the Constitution or impair any of our fundamental rights. We reiterate our


    • Statement of Vice President Leni Robredo on the Davao Bombing

      Posted in Press Releases on Sep 03, 2016

      3 September 2016 Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of those who lost their lives or were injured in last night’s attack in Davao. We condemn this senseless and criminal act. In this difficult time, we must not allow violence and fear to divide our nation. Rather, let us all come together in


    • HUDCC Welcomes Move to Create Housing Department

      Posted in Press Releases on Sep 02, 2016

      HUDCC Press Release 2 September 2016 The Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) has welcomed the support of the Duterte administration to create the Department of Housing and Urban Development (DHUD) to replace the current HUDCC, saying it would make the government more effective in administering its housing programs. “This is a step in


    • Robredo Files Pleading in Filipino for Buwan ng Wika

      Posted in Press Releases on Aug 31, 2016

      31 August 2016 Showing respect and recognition of the importance of the Filipino as a national language and in joining the nation in celebrating Buwan ng Wika that started on August 1 and to end August 31, Vice President Leni Robredo filed today a pleading at the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET) in Filipino. Through her


    • Statement of VP Leni on National Heroes Day

      Posted in Press Releases on Aug 29, 2016

      We salute and celebrate our national heroes today, from the men and women who helped shape our nation during the Philippine Revolution to the Filipinos who stood for freedom and peace on EDSA 30 years ago. They all serve as inspirations to all of us, we who are currently living in difficult times of poverty