Research

Timeline: Who gets the landfill?

The 2010 gubernatorial race in Rizal province promises to be politically charged as there has been a history between the 2 leading candidates—incumbent Governor Casimiro Ynares III and suspended Rodriguez town Mayor Pedro Cuerpo—of feuding over who would have control over landfills in Rodriguez.

‘Not a landfill but a dumpsite’

“That is not a landfill; that is a dump site,” is how Clemente Bautista of the Kalikasan People's Network for the Environment describes the Rizal Provincial Sanitary Landfill.

Sample ballots for practice shading, reference

FOR DOWNLOAD: Sample ballots (for national positions)

Did Secretary Agra cheat in an exam?

Guess who’s telling the truth!

When I was asked by PCIJ to comment on the allegation that Secretary Agra cheated in an exam that I gave in Law School, I declined the request for a number of reasons:

SC decision on Arturo De Castro vs JBC and President Arroyo

SC decision on Arturo De Castro vs JBC and President Arroyo

Factbox: Five facts about ‘Noynoy’ Aquino

MANILA, Philippine - The only son of the Philippines' former leader Cory Aquino, the heroine of the 1986 "People Power" revolution who died in August, said late on Saturday he may consider raising taxes if elected only if it was clear the budget gap was not likely to be quickly reduced.

Commission on Elections list of candidates for 2010 elections

Commission on Elections list of candidates for 2010 elections

Comelec list of candidates for President, Vice President, Senators

Comelec list of candidates for President, Vice President, Senators

Comelec list of Partylist groups

Comelec list of Partylist groups

List of candidates for House of Representatives, local positions

List of candidates for House of Representatives, local positions