Juan Flavier - updates

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Only 2 senators reprimanded by Senate in 30 years

Sep 11, 2016 - 11:30 AM

Out of all ethics complaints the Senate has only censured former senators Juan Ponce Enrile and Heherson Alvarez Former senator Manny Villar was only reprimanded on paper due to lack of quorum caused by the absence of his allies

CENSURE. The Senate has only reprimanded 2 senators in 30 years – former senators Juan Ponce Enrile and Heherson Alvarez.

'Giant of a man': Senators pay tribute to Flavier

Nov 17, 2014 - 9:18 PM

A collection of quotes from eulogies delivered at the Senate for the late Health Secretary and Senator Juan Flavier

Juan Flavier: The most honest senator I knew

Nov 17, 2014 - 11:04 AM

He was an honest man; a good man; a great man says Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago in her eulogy for the late Senator Juan Flavier

Senate to hold necrological services for former Senator Juan Flavier

Nov 04, 2014 - 5:34 PM

PRESS RELEASE: After the public viewing of the former senator the Senate will host lunch for the family and relatives of the late Honorable Flavier senators and guests at the Recto Laurel Rooms according to Yabes

Why I went to serve in the barrio

Nov 01, 2014 - 10:05 PM

How Juan Flavier s life as a barrio doctor inspired a young man to serve rural communities

Juan M. Flavier: The Filipino health hero

Oct 31, 2014 - 11:06 AM

He would have been president of the Philippines And a great one

Rappler Newscast | October 30, 2014

Oct 30, 2014 - 9:00 PM

Businessman Antonio Tiu submits proof of “Hacienda Binay” ownership Former Senator Juan Flavier dies Gilas Pilipinas coach Chot Reyes is fired

Former Health Secretary Juan Flavier dies

Oct 30, 2014 - 5:09 PM

2nd UPDATE Former Senator and Health Secretary Juan Flavier dies October 30 from complications from pneumonia He was 79

Corruption in LGUs: Why medicines are inaccessible

Nov 03, 2013 - 1:30 PM

The procurement of medicines by local governments has been a major source of corruption politicking and even risk to doctors lives

‘A senator must act with integrity’

Jul 20, 2013 - 9:17 PM

The objective is to perform as a good senator The choice of matters to attend to demonstrates a senator’s wisdom

Ex-health, finance secretaries stand behind sin tax reform

Mar 15, 2012 - 10:13 AM

Former health and finance officials signed a manifesto supporting House Bill 5727 to reform the mandate a simple simple tax system for alcohol and tobacco