Amid the early start of the election season, Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago on Friday challenged those who have declared their intention to run for president in 2016 to push for the passage of at least three pending measures which she referred to as “sincerity bills.” Continue reading
St. Peregrine, you have been called “The Mighty,” “The Wonder Worker,” because of the numerous miracles which you obtained from God for those who have turned to you in their need.
You bore in your own flesh this cancerous disease that destroys the very fiber of our being. You turned to God when the power of human beings could do no more, and you were favored with the vision of Jesus coming down from His cross to heal your affliction.
I now ask God to heal Miriam and all cancer patients, whom I entrust to you. Aided by your powerful intercession, I shall sing with Mary in gratitude for God’s great goodness and mercy.
In celebration of the National Information and Communications Technology (ICT) month this June, Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago filed a bill that seeks to equip poor but deserving students with knowledge and skills in the competitive ICT field. Continue reading
With about a year before the 16th Congress comes to a close, Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago remains the Senate’s top performer in terms of filed bills and resolution, despite having announced last year that she was diagnosed with lung cancer, stage four. Continue reading
As the country again braces for the rainy season, Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago called on her colleagues to swiftly pass her bills aimed at boosting the government’s typhoon preparations and disaster risk reduction efforts. Continue reading