Magna Carta of the Poor - updates

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Senate approves bill on Magna Carta of the Poor

Jan 30, 2019 - 10:15 AM

Senate Bill No. 2121 seeks to address hunger and ensure that the poor will have full and equal access to basic services

ALLEVIATE POVERTY. The Senate approves on Tuesday, January 29 a measure seeking to create government programs to alleviate poverty. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Aquino: 81 bills rejected in 6 years

Jun 15, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Among all the presidents after Martial Law it was Aquino who vetoed the most number of bills followed by President Fidel Ramos

Aquino vetoes Magna Carta for the poor

Mar 25, 2013 - 7:00 PM

Lawmakers slam him for being elitist

High-rise construction provides a contrasting background for the shanties in Metro Manila.

House approves Magna Carta for the poor

Aug 10, 2012 - 12:29 PM

The measure aims to provide poor families and individuals with sustained opportunities for growth and development