Legarda Bats for Greater Support for Teachers

February 12, 2022

Three-term Senator and now Senatorial candidate Loren Legarda reiterated the importance and value of teachers and non-teaching personnel in improving the education system in the Philippines.
The three-term Senator joined the Ang Senador at Ang Edukasyon: Senatorial Forum organized by the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) which aimed to discuss Senatorial Aspirants’ plans and platform for the education sector. When asked how she intends to improve access and the quality of education in the country over the next six years, Legarda […]

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Legarda welcomes Antique gov’t and LMP-Antique endorsement, relaunched LOREN sa Barangay

February 9, 2022

On the start of campaign for the 2022 national elections, three-term Senator, now Deputy Speaker, Loren Legarda welcomed the endorsement of the Provincial Government of Antique and the League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) – Antique for her Senate comeback.
Legarda, whose term as the Representative of Antiqueños was challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic, has proven that progress is possible with a proactive leader who pushes for continued change towards better education, more jobs, quality health care system, and a […]

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Legarda launches Senatorial campaign in Antique

February 8, 2022

Three-term Senator, now Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda officially started her campaign in her home province, Antique, today, 8 February 2022.
The Antique Representative, who is running for a Senate comeback, vowed to launch a campaign focused on employment generation and green pandemic recovery for every Filipino family.
“The crisis of unemployment is one of the major problems that needs to be addressed urgently. My goal is to strengthen government interventions to give our people hope, especially the poorest of our poor, belonging […]

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Loren Legarda, the original plantita: Try to plant something edible or medicinal

February 5, 2022

Multi-awarded environmentalist and House of Representatives Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda is a passionate nature lover, the original “plantita” before the global pandemic made planting at home a popular pastime.
We asked her for some planting tips, and here are excerpts of our exclusive interview:
The Philippine Star: I heard that there is a portion of the roof in your house where you planted vegetables, not only to help cool the house down but also to have an additional organic food source.
Loren Legarda: Yes. I […]

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Teachers’ welfare high in Legarda’s legislative agenda in the Senate

February 4, 2022

The promotion of teachers’ welfare ranks high in the legislative agenda of Deputy Speaker and Antique Rep. Loren Legarda once re-elected to the Senate.
Legarda, who is seeking a return to the Senate, said she is committed to further upgrade the salaries of teachers and non-teaching staff, provide safe, accessible and quality educaiton and pursue effective pandemic response, dignity of wor and respect and protection of democratic rights.

Legarda vowed to espouse the legislative agenda of the Alliance of Concerned Teachers represented […]

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