Raissa Robles

Bongbong Marcos plans to sneak into the vice-presidency the way Binay did

Posted at 10/14/2015 10:07 PM | Updated as of 10/18/2015 11:59 AM


Can the Marcoses be charged in court using their dad’s “Anti-Fencing” decree?

Please make these detained lolos a test case for Enrile's bail

Posted at 08/26/2015 7:01 PM

Senator Juan Ponce Enrile has been granted bail despite the fact that he is accused of a capital crime – plunder – that is supposed to be non-bailable.

US gov't records: Sen. Grace Poe dropped her American citizenship in 2012

Posted at 06/10/2015 1:18 PM

Or two years after becoming MTRCB Chief

Here's what Pres. Aquino said about smiling at the SAF 44 wake

Posted at 04/21/2015 1:08 PM

When my request to interview President Aquino was unexpectedly granted last week, Malacañang Palace asked me, again, for a list of interview questions.

More red tape and pain for self-employed filing tax

Posted at 04/10/2015 7:58 PM | Updated as of 04/10/2015 9:17 PM

In all my years as a self-employed, it took me only two steps to file and pay my annual income tax.

Murder and mayhem: Joe Almonte reveals some sordid coup plot secrets

Joe Almonte’s memoir becomes a valuable tool for understanding the military mindset and why military coups happen. We were this close to descending into chaos, much like Egypt and Libya today.

Jose Almonte bares FVR’s woman problem

One day in the heart of the Ramos presidency, then National Security Adviser Jose Almonte stood at the gates of the presidential palace to hold off a woman who could have destroyed the country.  

Joe Almonte, the Alan Purisima of President Fidel Ramos

But why did Alan Purisima fail to hold on to power under President Noynoy Aquino while Joe Almonte lasted President Ramos’ term? The differences between the two PMA graduates are glaring. Almonte is smarter, more articulate and more adept at power play than Purisima.