Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
Class ’78 holds key positions in all 17 regions nationwide
MANILA, Philippines—The security of the first nationwide automated elections in May is in the hands of Philippine Military Academy (PMA) “Makatarungan” Class of 1978, the batch that adopted President Arroyo as honorary member.
BAGUIO CITY, Philippines—Nominees to the position of chief justice turned the tables on their critics as they defended President Arroyo’s power to appoint the successor of outgoing Chief Justice Reynato Puno Jr. within the election ban.
Her silence means approval, says Agra
MANILA, Philippines - Acting Justice Secretary Alberto Agra on Tuesday said he believes President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo is backing his decision to absolve 2 members of the powerful Ampatuan clan of any involvement in the Maguindanao massacre that left 57 people dead.
Dumadaing pa rin ng kawalan ng pondo ang mga lokal na kandidato ng Lakas-Kampi-CMD. Pero busog naman sa pondo ang mga kandidato nito sa pagka-kongresista. Tingin ng ilang political analyst, may kinalaman ito sa umano'y plano ng Pangulo na maging Speaker of the House at kalaunan ay palitan ang sistema ng pamahalaan. Nagpa-Patrol, Jing Castañeda. TV Patrol World, Biyernes, Abril 16, 2010
MANILA, Philippines – The US government is concerned about alleged efforts to extend the term of the Arroyo administration through different failure of elections scenarios, a former US State department official said.
MANILA, Philippines--A political risk consultancy group suggests that President Arroyo may have been wanting an imperfect, if not failed, elections in May so as to ensure that her clout remains strong in the next administration.