Monthly Archives: October 2015

Remembering Senator Joker Arroyo

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News Release
October 7, 2015

Remembering Senator Joker Arroyo
By Senator Pia S. Cayetano
October 7, 2015

I am deeply saddened by the passing of former Senator Joker Arroyo. More than a colleague, he was a mentor to me for nine years, and my seatmate for three years in the 15th Congress (2010-2013)...

Extend maternity leave to 100 days

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Expanded Maternity Leave Law of 2015
CR No. 283, SBN 2982

By Senator Pia S. Cayetano
Sponsorship Speech
October 6, 2015

Mr. President, esteemed colleagues,

Our fundamental law recognizes the important role of women in nation-building. Article XIII, Sec. 14 of the C...