Sen.Pia to NHCP Chair: Resign!...

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News Release
24 August 2015

Sen. Pia to NHCP Chair Diokno: Resign!
Statement of Senator Pia S. Cayetano
Chair, Senate Committee on Education, Arts and Culture

“Chair (Maria Serena) Diokno, resign if you cannot defend the Rizal Monument!”

“Those occupying the top level positions of the government’s cultural agencies must be willing and able to defend national historic sites.”

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Student-athletes are not commodities...

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On the newest UAAP residency controversy
Statement of Senator Pia S. Cayetano
Principal author, Student-Athletes Protection Bill
18 August 2015

“The UAAP Board has once more displayed its arrogance and immaturity by invoking its unjust two-year residency rule against a high school student-athlete who has transferred to a different school in college. This is the very same UAAP rule that an RTC court s...

Breastfeeding and Work, Let’s Make It Work!...

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Breastfeeding and Work, Let’s Make It Work!
Privilege Speech
By Senator Pia S. Cayetano
17 August 2015

Mr. President, esteemed colleagues,

The month of August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month. This year, we celebrate with the theme, “Breastfeeding and Work, Let’s Make It Work!” As such, I rise today on a matter of personal and collective privilege to call for support fo...

Sen.Pia takes up cudgels for PWDs...

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News Release
16 July 2015

Sen.Pia: Shame on those who take advantage of benefits meant for PWDs!

Shame on those who take advantage of benefits meant for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs).

This was Senator Pia S. Cayetano’s reaction to several photos that have recently gone viral on social media showing able-bodied motorists occupying parking slots reserved for PWDs in various malls and re...

Prioritize vulnerable sectors during disasters...

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News Release
11 July 2015

On World Population Day:
Sen.Pia: ‘Prioritize most vulnerable sectors during disasters’

As nations mark ‘World Population Day’ on July 11, Senator Pia S. Cayetano stressed the importance of recognizing that certain sectors of our population are particularly vulnerable in times of emergencies.

“The Filipino is no stranger to disasters. And a...

No to more photobombers behind Rizal Shrine...

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News Release
1 July 2015

Sen.Pia rejects DMCI proposal to have more skyscrapers built behind Rizal Shrine
Statement of Senator Pia S. Cayetano
Chairperson, Senate Committee on Education, Arts and Culture

“I find it appalling that the ‘solution’ being offered by DMCI to the Torre de Manila controversy is to have more skyscrapers constructed behind the Rizal Monument. Presumably, this wo...

Sen.Pia: We fight on the side of history...

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News Release
June 17, 2015

Sen. Pia hails TRO vs Torre de Manila
Statement of Sen. Pia S. Cayetano

“With its issuance of a temporary restraining order (TRO) against the construction of DMCI’s Torre De Manila, the Supreme Court recognized the urgent and solemn need to protect our culture and heritage. It sends the strong message that the Rizal Shrine is not just any old structure that anyone co...

Pia lauds RH inclusion in PNoy’s priorities

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News Release
16 August 2011

Statement of Senator Pia S. Cayetano
Chair, Senate Committee on Health and Demography,
Senate Committee on Youth, Women and Family Relations

“I laud President Aquino’s inclusion of the Reproductive Health (RH) Bill in his list of priority measures. His endor...

Triathlete-senator finishes strong at Ironman 70.3

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News Release
14 August 2001

Triathlete-senator finishes strong at Ironman 70.3

Senator Pia S. Cayetano turned in another solid performance at the 3rd Cobra Ironman 70.3 held Sunday (August 14) at the CamSur Watersports Complex (CWC) in Pili, Camarines Sur.

Cayetano completed the grueling race, consist...

Pia bats for bike lanes, eco-friendly transpo

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News Release
14 August 2011

‘Biking senator’ pushes for bill promoting bike lanes and ‘eco-friendly’ transportation

Bicycle lanes that were pioneered in Marikina City and are now being initiated through local ordinances in Pasig City and Davao City, may soon be a common feature in major thoroughfares ...

Sen. Cayetano fed up with sports politicians

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Sen. Cayetano fed up with sports politicians

By Abac Cordero
The Philippine Star – Sports
August 14, 2011

http://www.philstar.com/sportsarticle.aspx?articleid=716639&publicationsubcate...

Koko could have been proclaimed 2 years ago

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Koko could have been proclaimed senator 2 years ago — Cayetano
By Angie M. Rosales

The Daily Tribune
13 August 2011
http://www.tribuneonline.org/nation/20110813nat1.html

Proclamation of Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel II...

Pia welcomes Sen.Koko Pimentel

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News Release
11 August 2011

Transcript of Interview with Senator Pia S. Cayetano
Member, Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET)
Hotel Sofitel, Pasay City

Q: Mam how do you feel after so many months of deliberations?

SPSC: Actually no, I’ve been a member of SET for four years. So I’ve been very...

Pia decries politics in Philippine sports

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News Release
August 9, 2011

Transcript of Interview with Senator Pia S. Cayetano (excerpts)
Senate Plenary

Q: Reaksyon po tungkol sa non-recognition ng Philippine Dragon Boat Team…

SPSC: Ang tingin ko mayroong bahid ng pulitika, and I have seen it with my own eyes in many sports. So nananawagan...