Archive | June 2015

Duterte to Become Dictator If Elected President

Of course ex-Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte will become a Dictator if elected as President of Republic of the Philippines because HE HIMSELF proudly said it in an interview with the Philippine Star.

“I will give myself six months to one year to do the reforms I want to do. If the system becomes obstructionist and I become inutile, I will declare a revolutionary government,” he said in a television interview.

He indicated that he would padlock Congress and the judiciary.
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COA Questions Duterte’s 11,000 Contractual Workers

The thousands of contractual workers hired in 2014 were all assigned to the the office of the Davao City mayor, and cost the local government P708 million

Rappler.com
Published 9:14 PM, June 16, 2015
Updated 10:05 PM, June 16, 2015

MANILA, Philippines – State auditors are questioning Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s hiring of 11,246 contractual workers in 2014, which cost the city government P708 million.
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Ex-Death Squad Member Has Tagged Duterte – DOJ Chief

By: Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com
June 2, 2015 6:20 PM

MANILA – A former death squad member who is now a government witness has linked Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to the Davao Death Squad (DDS), blamed for the summary execution of suspected criminals in the city.

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima revealed this to reporters a day after vowing to proceed with the investigation of the alleged ties of the controversial mayor to the DDS.
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De Lima on Duterte’s Claim She Kidnapped GMA: Ridiculous

By Rosette Adel (philstar.com) | Updated June 3, 2015 – 6:17pm

MANILA, Philippines — Justice Secretary Leila De Lima on Tuesday dismissed as “ridiculous” the accusation of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte that she kidnapped former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo in 2011.

In a televised interview of Duterte on Gikan sa Masa, Para sa Masa in Davao on Sunday, he alleged that De Lima arrested Arroyo and her husband, Mike, at the airport by forcibly denying them their right to travel without any warrant.
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