UNLIKELY HEROINE IN MANILA’S PDAF, ANTI-CORRUPTION BATTLES

Socialite Ruby Tuason, former social secretary of Manila mayor Joseph Estrada when he was president, admitted receiving P40 million in “commissions” from corrupt PDAF transactions that Senators Juan Ponce Enrile and Jinggoy Estrada coursed through the fake or non-existent NGOs set up by alleged PDAF brains Janet Napoles. Without hesitation, she made this admission before…

PROSECUTING CORRUPT BIG-TIME POLITICIANS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Senator Miriam Santiago effectively destroyed today what is likely to be a key and critical defense posture of Senators Juan Ponce Enrile, Jinggoy Estrada and others against accusations that they stole billions of pesos of taxpayers’ money in the so-called PDAF scam, allegedly led by businesswoman Janet Napoles. Deny all accusations and demand the production…