Bong Go hears anti-hospital detention bills, says the practice “has to stop”

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go vowed to stop the illegal practice of detaining or refusing discharge of patients from confinement for their inability to settle their hospital expenses during a Senate health committee hearing on Monday, October 14. The public hearing took up Senate Bill (SB) No.  166 filed by Senator Risa Hontiveros which increases […]

Bong Go attends opening of 44th Malasakit Center in CDO, vows to continue efforts to improving the country’s healthcare system

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go was sentimental as he joined local executives and hospital administration and staff in the opening of the 44th Malasakit Center on Wednesday, October 9, at JR Borja Memorial Hospital in Cagayan de Oro City. “It feels just like yesterday when the very first Malasakit Center opened in the Vicente Sotto […]

Bong Go encourages whistleblowers to come out and tell the truth

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said on Tuesday evening, October 8, during his visit to the victims of a fire incident in Bago Bantay, Quezon City, that whistleblowers are welcome to testify in the Senate. “We encourage all whistleblowers. Magsalita kayo. Kung gusto niyong tulungan ang Pilipinas na magbago, sabihin ninyo ang totoo, 100 percent, walang […]

PSC lauds Go’s all-out support for PH sports

DAVAO CITY — The Philippine Sports Commission lauded the efforts and help of Senator Christopher Lawrence Go in pushing for the approval of the budget for all the programs proposed by PSC Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez for next year. Go, committee chair of health and sports, divulged that they have passed the budget needed by […]

Bong Go defends Malasakit Center bill during Senate interpellations; says centers open to serve all Filipinos

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go emphasized that the Malasakit Center program is open to serve all Filipinos during the interpellation period for Senate Bill No. 199, or the “Malasakit Center Act of 2019”, sponsored by the Senator, on Tuesday, October 1. Go answered questions from Senators Frank Drilon and Risa Hontiveros during the interpellations. “Hindi […]