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by Win Gatchalian on October, 25, 2021

Amendment to substitution rule for political candidates

Senator Win Gatchalian today filed a bill banning the option to substitute an electoral aspirant who voluntarily withdraws candidacy in any forthcoming elections. Senate Majority Leader Miguel Zubiri, Senators Nancy BInay, Grace Poe, and Joel Villanueva are co-authors of the bill.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on October, 19, 2021

P6 billion TESDA funds left unspent for 2021 flagged

With less than three months left before the end of Fiscal Year (FY) 2021, Senator Win Gatchalian quizzed the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) on how it plans to spend the remaining P6.2 billion of its total appropriation.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on October, 11, 2021

Enactment of anti-nuisance candidates bill needed

Senator Win Gatchalian enjoins colleagues to consider the enactment of his bill seeking to institutionalize the grounds for declaration of nuisance political candidates and imposition of a fine for putting the election process in mockery or disrepute.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on October, 8, 2021

Gatchalian seeks another six-year term in the Senate

Senator Win Gatchalian files his certificate of candidacy (COC) for another six-year term as a member of the upper chamber under the Nationalist People's Coalition (NPC).

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on August, 30, 2020

Full digitization of government services targeted by 2022

Senator Win Gatchalian has filed a bill that aims to provide full, integrated E-Government (eGov) services to the public by the end of 2022.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on September, 26, 2019

Improve welfare of barangay officials to boost their productivity

Improving the welfare of barangay officials may lead to enhanced productivity of the government’s so-called immediate providers of frontline services, Senator Win Gatchalian said.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on July, 24, 2019

Duterte’s 4th SONA comprehensive, sets legislative agenda for new Congress

President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA) was “quite comprehensive and sets the direction for the 18th Congress’ legislative agenda,” Senator Win Gatchalian said.

Governance
by Win Gatchalian on May, 21, 2019

Congressional oversight inquiry into 2019 poll glitches called

Senator Win Gatchalian called on the Joint Congressional Oversight Committee on the Automated Election System to look into the series of glitches that occurred during the 2019 midterm elections.

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.