Marco Rubio

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PerryScope By Perry Diaz For someone who led a mutiny against the government, imprisoned for more than six years, ran for senator while lingering in prison, and won a Senate seat without leaving the confines of his detention cell, Senator Antonio “Sonny” Trillanes IV is facing the biggest challenge in his life. This time he’s locked in battle against President Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte, the most Read More …

Senators Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and Marco Rubio

Kaleidoscope By Perry Diaz Riding the crest of the Tea Party tsunami that hit the United States in the 2010 midterm elections, three young conservatives – Senators Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and Marco Rubio – are now in the forefront of the Republican Party’s attempt to take back the White House in 2016. Looking back to the victory of the Tea Party congressional candidates in Read More …

Ayungin-Reef

By Jojo Malig ABS-CBNnews.com  MANILA, Philippines – US senators have filed a resolution condemning China’s use of threats and force in territorial disputes with other countries. Senate Resolution 167, filed on Monday by Senators Robert Menendrez (Democrat, New Jersey), Marco Antonio Rubio (Republican, Florida), and Ben Cardin (Democrat, Maryland), also urges countries contesting ownership of parts of the West Philippine Sea and East China Sea Read More …

DREAMers rally outside the White House on June 15, 2012 in support of President Barack Obama.

Kaleidoscope By Perry Diaz Making a bold and big step forward, President Barack Obama signed an executive order last June 15, 2012 that would defer the deportation of the children of illegal immigrants.  It was a dream come true to an estimated 800,000 young people – known as the DREAMers — who are in danger of deportation to their country of birth only because they Read More …