That day, there was euphoria in the air resulting from a successful campaign and the thought that dominated my being was to make good on my promise to the people to bring change in government, not a change that is passing but a change that can survive the test of time. The fate of the tax reform is now in the hands of the Senate. The poor and vulnerable are at the heart of my tax reform.
Although I still had to know the magnitude and gravity of the problems, my feeling then was that, equipped with political will and braced by a concerned citizenry, those problems would eventually be bested by us. Sadly, although we knew years ago that what was needed or ought to do, we did not do [them] because our idea of government was parochial and we could not rise above family, ethnic and clan loyalties as well as loyalty to friends and co-workers. That is why we are one in saying that genuine change is what this country truly needs. Iyong mga ano ninyo na – but we know everyday that one family raped, dalawa and all are dead. Ano ba ang gusto ninyong gawin, magluhod ako diyan? Your support would ensure that the benefits of the tax reform can be felt immediately by them.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte vows an 'unrelenting' war on drugs in his second State of the Nation Address, delivered on July 24, 2017. But do not connect it with due process and human rights. But when you talk in public carry the proper message. Eh kayo man ang front sa pa-ganun-ganun, eh ‘pag may namatay diyan na maraming massacre, ni-rape mga babae, bata, hindi kayo umiimik. Tingnan mo ang puti, panahon ni Obama, una ‘yung spokesman ng State Department. He was our valedictorian in the law class, talagang mahusay.
Behind him is Senate President Aquilino Pimentel (left) and House Speaker Pantaleon Alverez. Kaya mag-82 kayo or kaya binobombahan niyo kasi ako ng ganun. pagdating nitong mga Western expert kuno, you give them so much premium and importance. But we needed money and we tried to get your help to raise money. We will not make it all smooth in the Philippines, we leave a little alley known as EDSA as the road to perdition. And as a matter of fact, [Applause] they are willing.
His sophomore LP, Pinakamamahal, went double platinum a year later and was followed by a Christmas release and a live album from a sold-out 2002 show at the Music Museum in San Juan. The next year's Covers Uncovered would be Seguerra's final record for Vicor.
He made his Star Records debut in 2007 with Para Lang Sa ' Yo.
But of course, it is not the peace of the dead but the peace of the living that we seek. A more detailed narrative is contained in my ‘Report to the People,’ will be released soon. Corruption persists like a fishbone stuck in the throat; it pains and it is disconcerting.I have learned from my experience in Davao City that investor confidence [is] bolstered and fortified only if a potent force and mechanism for protection of local and foreign investments are in place. We are a small group of islands, hindi naman marami. Kung ganun mo na lang ‘yung – embrace mo ‘yung apo mo sa pangalawang asawa. Believe me, your failure to do so will be your undoing and eventual ruin. We have seen the terrible toll that Super typhoon Yolanda and the succeeding typhoons exacted in terms of human life and property. If you want to criticize, criticize, condemn the act, stop there. Then you find an event where you can talk about human rights and due process, but do not talk about it in the same time when there is a carnage and you begin to blabber, talk about human rights. After the settlement, Mighty will no longer engage in the tobacco business. It will produce a windfall for government, which is significant since we have face the unexpected costs of rebuilding Marawi and Ormoc.I do not intend to loosen the leash in the campaign or lose the fight against illegal drugs. The coastal, marami ‘yan kasi marami paikot-ikot, but we are in a contiguous territory, maliit lang tayo. By this time kung walang upheaval, no regeneration will occur, we are almost like talagang ginaganun natin ang – maliit na lang ang makuha nila. To our employees and officials of the LGUs tasked with monitoring these mining operations within their territorial jurisdictions, do your job without fear or favor. And we still have to recover from the beating that we got both during and in the aftermath of those mega-typhoons. But do not give the excuse or do not make it trivial by saying human rights at least we’ll be protected... The acceptance of the tax settlement offer does not preclude other criminal charges against the company that the BIR may decide to file.He was appointed Chairperson of the National Youth Commission by the Philippines' president in August 2016.Seguerra began his career in the limelight at the young age of three, appearing on the daytime variety show Eat Bulaga in 1987 as part of the annual Little Miss Philippines competition.