The following text is the full transcript of President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III’s first State of the Nation Address (SONA), delivered on July 26, 2010 at the opening of the 15th Congress at the House of Representatives, Quezon City, Philippines. Continue reading Full Text and Transcript: President Benigno "Noynoy" C. Aquino III's State of the Nation Address 2010 (SONA 2010)
This cartoon was sent to me via e-mail. I don’t know who produced this one, but I found it very funny. And I believe it captures the kind of situation we have today with regard to governance. Click on “Read Continue reading Organized Crime
We have heard several descriptions for what took place today: historic, a new chapter, a new beginning, a new era. The Filipino nation is filled with a renewed sense of hope and optimism brought about by the inauguration of President Continue reading A New Administration, A New Chapter
Noynoy Aquino may not have been officially proclaimed the new president yet, but are we already getting an glimpse of what his first few weeks and months will be like? This question is asked because of pronouncements made by him Continue reading Noynoy Aquino: Starting off on the wrong foot?
Update: the figures now include partial unofficial results of local and congressional elections (congressman, mayor, vice mayor, etc.) Here are partial unofficial results / tally from GMANews.tv The partial unofficial results are for President, Vice President, and the Senators. I Continue reading Election 2010: Partial Unofficial Results
(Update) Information is half the battle. And it is our weapon in ensuring clean and honest elections. I am posting several kinds of contact information and numbers to help us on election day, starting with contact numbers to call in Continue reading Election 2010: Contact Numbers, Resources, List of Candidates