Bong Go visits wake of soldiers killed in Jolo, Sulu; calls for truth, justice and reconciliation

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go paid his respects on Thursday, July 2, to two of the four army intelligence personnel killed in a shooting incident in Jolo, Sulu last June 29. Based on initial reports, Major Marvin Indammog and Captain Irwin Managuelod were on a mission to capture suspected bombers when they were fatally shot […]

Bong Go fights for proper implementation of UHC Law; lauds release of funds to cover one-year PhilHealth premium of 800,000 senior citizens

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go assured Filipinos that he will fight for the implementation of the Universal Health Care (UHC) Law amid concerns surrounding the landmark law which automatically enrolls all Filipinos in the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation’s (PhilHealth) National Health Insurance Program. “Gaya po ng parating sinasabi ko sa inyo na ipaglalaban ko na […]

Bong Go urges Executive branch to review health and safety protocols for travels to provinces; protect areas, especially those with low to zero COVID-19 cases

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go urged the Executive branch to review and strengthen health and safety protocols being implemented, especially for those traveling to provinces, in order to avoid the further spread of the COVID-19 disease. “Kahit niluwagan na ang community quarantine measures sa iilang lugar, higpitan pa rin po natin ang mga patakaran na […]

Senate tackles Bong Go’s expanded Special Education Fund bill to help LGUs enhance local public education system

A public hearing conducted by the Senate Committee on Local Government tackled a bill which seeks to expand the application of the proceeds of the Special Education Fund (SEF) tax to other needs of the public education system. Filed by Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go, Senate Bill No. 396, or “Expanding the purposes and application […]

Bong Go says whole-of-country approach needed to realize UHC vision; appeals to economic managers to raise PhilHealth annual subsidy

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go believes that a concerted cooperation and whole-of-country approach by all sectors are necessary to realize the vision of a universal health care coverage even as the country’s health insurance sector continues to weather the impact of the COVID-19 crisis. In a hearing of the Joint Congressional Oversight Committee on the […]