Bong Go asks national government to replenish calamity fund of typhoon-hit LGUs

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go on Friday, November 6, has renewed his appeal to the Department of Budget and Management to consider augmenting the calamity fund of local government units severely hit by Super Typhoon Rolly recently. Go urged the DBM to provide replenishment of calamity funds in typhoon-hit areas, particularly in Regions IV-A, IV-B and […]

PH’s high score in the 2020 Global Law and Order report shows Duterte Administration’s commitment in fighting illegal drugs, corruption and criminality — Go

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go welcomed the positive outcome of the government’s campaign against illegal drugs, criminality and corruption as the country landed in the list of Top 50 nations with good peace and order. Washington-based analytics and advisory firm Gallup released its 2020 Global Law and Order report where the Philippines was included in the […]

PRRD conducts aerial inspection of areas hardest hit by Typhoon Rolly

President Rodrigo Duterte, accompanied by Senator Christopher “Bong” Go, conducted an aerial inspection of areas hardest hit by Typhoon Rolly, particularly in Bicol Region such as Catanduanes and Albay, on Monday, November 2. The President also visited Guinobatan, Albay to meet with residents severely affected by the Typhoon. According to Go, President Duterte instructed concerned […]

Bong Go appeals to gov’t to ensure availability, accessibility and affordability of COVID-19 testing kits

Senator and Chair of the Senate Committee on Health Christopher “Bong” Go appealed to the government to ensure the availability, accessibility and affordability of COVID-19 testing kits as demand for it continues to grow amid the ongoing health crisis. Go emphasized that COVID-19 testing is a requirement for persons taking essential travels, overseas Filipino workers, […]

Bong Go: COVID-19 vaccine must be proven safe and effective prior to distribution but stresses that poor and vulnerable sectors must be prioritized

Senator and Chair of the Senate Committee on Health Christopher “Bong” Go emphasized the need to ensure that the COVID-19 vaccine to be used in the country is safe and effective, warning against rushing its development. “Ang importante ay maging safe po ito (COVID-19 vaccine) para sa ating mga kababayan,” Go said during a radio […]