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 […]

President’s landmark visit to Russia ‘fruitful’, says Go

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said during an interview that President Rodrigo Duterte’s official visit to Russia has been fruitful so far, with the government’s campaign against terrorism earning praises from his Russian counterparts who, according to the senator, are also willing to support. “Naging maayos naman ang pagbisita ng Pangulo. First day sa pagbisita […]

Jubahib’s move versus TADECO imperils PH banana industry

THE Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) again stressed that the just-concluded “road clearing” project covering the entire country ordered by Pres. Rodrigo Duterte should not be used as an excuse to implement road widening and intrusion to “private roads” located in plantations intended for the export market. In a talk with the media, […]