Governance

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on October, 20, 2018

Nuisance candidates should be penalized under Election Code

Citing the numerous nuisance candidates who filed certificates of candidacy for senator in the 2019 midterm elections, Senator Win Gatchalian is urging the Senate to hasten the passage of a bill which seeks to institutionalize the definition of nuisance candidates and hold them liable for election offenses.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on August, 8, 2018

Gatchalian to new Ombudsman: Probe ₱25 billion Nayong Pilipino-Landing scam

Senator Win Gatchalian called on newly minted Ombudsman Samuel Martires to investigate the alleged irregularities surrounding a deal forged between the Nayong Pilipino Foundation (NPF) and Landing Resorts Philippines Development Corporation (LRPDC) that could cost the government more than ₱25 billion in lost revenue over the next 50 years.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on August, 8, 2018

Gatchalian pushes gov’t to provide rice, housing for Jolo fire survivors

Senator Win Gatchalian has pledged to push the National Food Authority (NFA) to address the shortage of rice for some 5,000 families affected by the fire that razed three barangays in Jolo, Sulu.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on April, 30, 2018

Creation of Boracay Island Development Authority proposed

Senator Win Gatchalian is proposing the creation of a Boracay Island Development Authority (BIDA) to spearhead the rehabilitation and development of Boracay into a world-class sustainable tourism destination.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on April, 10, 2018

Gatchalian: “Empowering governance” behind Valenzuela’s safest city ranking

Senator Win Gatchalian credited Valenzuela City's "culture of empowering governance" as the driving force behind its recognition as the safest city in the Philippines, and one of the safest in all of Southeast Asia.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on March, 15, 2018

Length of term, term limits for Bangsamoro MPs questioned

As the Senate continues floor deliberations on the landmark Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), Senator Win Gatchalian is pushing for amendments to ensure that contentious provisions regulating the terms of office of Bangsamoro elective local officials are consistent with the Constitution.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on March, 8, 2018

To DOTr: Determine fate of 48 Dalian trains in limbo

Senator Win Gatchalian is pushing the Department of Transportation (DOTr) to take immediate action based on the findings and recommendations of the independent auditor, as to whether the controversial Dalian trains are suitable for use on the Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3) rail line.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on March, 5, 2018

Win wants “friendly” housing package for Marawi residents

Senator Win Gatchalian is calling on the National Housing Authority (NHA) to devise a “friendly” house rebuilding package for more than 8,000 displaced families in the Most Affected Area (MAA) of the war-torn city of Marawi. 

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on February, 27, 2018

To LGUs: Safeguard environment in tourist spots

Senator Win Gatchalian said local government units with jurisdiction over key tourism destinations around the country should not wait for another "environmental nightmare" before enforcing environmental laws and regulations, stressing that the environmental woes that Boracay is currently facing were compounded by the neglect of government officials over the years.

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