Senator Bong Go clarifies that President Rodrigo Duterte was — once again — just joking when he desribed his former special assistant a billionaire.
The President was — once again — just joking when he called Senator Bong Go a billionaire.
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, October 17) —Senator Christopher “Bong” Go clarified today that President Rodrigo Duterte was — once again — just joking when he desribed his former special assistant a billionaire.“Alam niyo naman si Pangulo, laging nagbibiro na, 'O si
Bong,bilyonaryo, ito bilyonaryo.' Laging nagbibiro.He was referring to thepamilyaIbig sabihin ni Pangulo, may kaya naman pamilya saDavao.SALN (Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth).Ayoko magsinungaling sa taong bayan,” Go told reporters.
[Translation: You know the President always jokes, “Bong is a billionaire, he is a billionaire.” He always jokes. He was referring to my family as a whole. What the President meant was my family in Davao is financially capable. The truth is what’s in my SALN. I don’t want to lie to the people.] headtopics.com
Go said his family owns a printing press in Davao City.The Senate released on Wednesday a list showing the all the senators’ net worth. It ranked the President's long-time former aide as the second poorest among the 24 legislators, next to detained Senator Leila de Lima.
Based on the list which was based on the senators’ SALNs, Go’s net worth is only ₱15.5 million.Duterte previously defended Go from corruption allegations, saying the senator was a billionaire. At one point, the Chief Executive even said Go owned a yacht.
The senator was the top spender during the campaign in the past elections.His family’s company — which bears the initials of his full name — has been reported to be among the top contractors in the Davao region for several unfinished infrastructure projects.Read more: CNN Philippines »
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Let's play poker. During the campaign, he said he was the last card for the Filipinos. I believed all along that he was the Ace. Little did I realize that he was the Joker. Alalay pa rin khit senador na? The poorest in the senate but biggest spender during the campaign -magic. The joker, the magician still missing superman to solve the problem...hmmm!
If we can use “JOKING” as a defense for all DEFAMATION, LIBEL and GRAVE THREAT cases, our courts would rid of a lot of cases immediately. It would be like spring cleaning our courts of unnecessary suits. If only.... Tangina gobyerno ito Could he be related to the kongwei's? Sanay na ang mga tao sa inyong tatlo ni Panelo,yun sinabi ngayon iba na bukas.
Poorest pala na senator ahh 🤔 ahhh, joker.
Duterte to ‘most likely follow seniority’ in choosing next PNP chief — Bong GoSenator Christopher “Bong” Go admitted that President Rodrigo Duterte is now being careful in choosing the next country’s top cop after former PNP chief Gen. Oscar Albayalde was embroiled in an alleged illegal drug scandal. Read: ano bang trabaho ni bong go akala ko senador siya Most countries have a criteria and chooses a person who matches the criteria. In the Philippines, we choose a person, then pick a criteria that matches the person. Ergo, the criteria changes everytime. Just like in choosing SC Chief Justice. The search for the trainable top dog is on.
Bong Go says Duterte just joking about him being a billionaireThe President was — once again — just joking when he called Senator Bong Go a billionaire. Then campaign overspending is questionable. King and Prince of FakeNews God bless Philippines The joker strikes again
Biggest campaign spender Bong Go is 2nd poorest at SenateSen. Christopher “Bong” Go, who spent the most in the senatorial campaign of 2019, is second poorest in a pantheon of millionaires at the chamber. 'Alam mo, hindi ako mag-yabang pero bilyonaryo ‘to (Bong Go), sa totoo lang. Punta kayong Davao, tanungin niyo kung sino ‘yan.' ~Duterte 2️⃣大 你 度3️⃣0️⃣ 🐶
Go maintains SALN veracity despite Duterte 'billionaire' commentlegal, eh yung iligal kaya
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‘Go there, you are free to kill everybody,’ Duterte orders Espenido“Bacolod is badly hit (with illegal drugs) now. I placed Espenido there. I said, go there, you are free to kill everybody. Start killing there. Dalawa na lang tayo pa-preso,” Duterte said. Okay abang abang bukas sa translation ni butiking Panelo! No, nobody, police or president is free to kill everybody or anybody. This is illegal which makes Duterte a criminal. Anouncing a crime before, during or after committing it does not make it legal. Bayolente na mamamatay tao pa. Dutz, wala ka bang ibang naiisip na paraan kung hindi ang pumatay?