Message of Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda to Gov. Ben Diokno for being named as the Banker’s Global and Asia Pacific Central Bank Governor of the Year

January 5, 2022

My heartfelt congratulations to my good friend, Gov. Benjamin Diokno, for being named as the Banker’s Global and Asia Pacific Central Bank Governor of the Year. I worked with him closely when I was Chair of the Senate Committee on Finance, and truly, his competence is unquestionable.
With your steadfast leadership, the BSP has remained committed to ensuring our country’s economic recovery and financial stability despite the challenges brought upon by the COVID-19 pandemic.
May this recognition motivate you as you continue […]

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Legarda extends aid to areas hit by Typhoon Odette

December 29, 2021

Three-term Senator, now Deputy Speaker, Loren Legarda provided financial aid as immediate assistance to local government units (LGUs) affected by the recent onslaught of Typhoon Odette.
Legarda whose home province, Antique, was also among the provinces that sustained damage due to the recent typhoon, extended her help to Negros Occidental, Cebu, Bohol, Southern Leyte, Palawan, Surigao del Norte and Dinagat Islands, while also helping communities in her province by providing food packs and construction materials, from personal family resources as national […]

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Legarda Urges LGUs, Public to Prepare for Typhoon Odette

December 16, 2021

Three-term Senator, now Deputy Speaker, Loren Legarda urged local government units (LGUs) and the general public to prepare for Typhoon “Odette,” which is forecast to make landfall in the vicinity of Dinagat Islands, Siargao-Bucas Grande Islands or the northern portion of Surigao del Sur this noon or early afternoon and move to cross several provinces in Central and Western Visayas.
Legarda stressed that citizens, especially those in Visayas, Mindanao, and part of Southern Luzon, should regularly monitor weather updates and cooperate […]

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CCC, ODSL to air The Best of Stories For A Better Normal Part 1 

December 15, 2021

MANILA, 15 December 2021 — Part 1 of “The Best of Stories for a Better Normal” will be aired this week, focusing on efforts to preserve nature and promote backyard food gardening.
The online conversation, conceptualized and hosted by three-term Senator, now Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda, will air on Thursday, 16 December 2021, 10:00 AM via Facebook Live at and
The new Vice Chairperson and Executive Director of the Climate Change Commission, Rachel Anne S. Herrera, will join as co-host.
Highlights […]

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Legarda: I am bringing Antique to its golden age, ensure a sustainable pandemic recovery

December 9, 2021

Three-term Senator, now Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda vowed that Antiqueños can expect more programs and projects in the coming years as she commits to improving the lives of Antiqueños and give priority to addressing the needs of the province.
“Never has Antique had so much hope and improvement in the province,” Legarda declared during her recent Third State of the District Address as the Representative of the Lone District of Antique. “It needs many years to sustain the progress we have […]

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