Bong Go asks Task Force to ‘bite-off’ systemic corruption in government

Amid the alleged corruption scandal plaguing the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth), Senator Christopher “Bong” Go guaranteed in an interview that President Rodrigo Duterte and his administration will intensify the fight against corruption in the last two years in his term. “Sabi ng Pangulo, ‘di siya titigil na lalabanan ang korapsyon. The next two years, […]

Bong Go recommends creation of Task Force to cure agencies of systemic corruption

Amid the alleged systemic corruption plaguing the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth), Senator and Chair of the Senate Committee on Health Christopher “Bong” Go has recommended to President Rodrigo Duterte the creation of a Task Force to investigate the anomalies surrounding the agency. “I have recommended to President Rodrigo Duterte to consider the creation of […]

Bong Go recommends creation of a Task Force to cure PhilHealth of its systemic problems

“Exhausted na po ang ating Pangulo pero hindi po siya titigil na labanan ang corruption until the last day of his term. Umabot na sa punto na sinabihan niya ako “to talk like an opposition” kapag corruption na ang pinag-uusapan. Hindi siya nagpapapigil at wala siyang pinipili, kakampi man o kalaban. Basta corruption ang isyu, […]

Bong Go asks Ombudsman to investigate PhilHealth anomalies; tells officials: “How can you help cure patients when you can’t cure problems in your own agency?”

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go on Tuesday, August 4, quizzed officials of state insurance company Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) on alleged corruption within the agency following its alleged failure to release insurance claims to its accredited hospitals and alleged overpriced expenditures, among other issues. During a hearing of the Senate convened as the Committee of […]

Bong Go calls for better internet connectivity to aid E-governance transition; urges telco companies to improve services, prioritize people’s welfare

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go expressed his support to President Rodrigo Duterte’s call to telecommunications companies to improve their services for Filipino consumers. The Senator said that improving internet connectivity will help in the transition to E-governance. “I urge the private sector to help government in uplifting the lives of Filipinos especially in these trying […]