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Atty. Sonny Pulgar’s Blog & personal website.

How to Tinker a Charter under BBM

How to Tinker a Charter under BBM

JPE and Titong Mendoza and other noted constitutionalists probably were squirming in their seats while haranguing the Chair of the Constitutional Amandments etc who appears to be imbibing what the erstwhile legal luminaries were pumping in the microbrain of an action...
The Relevance of JPE

The Relevance of JPE

In 2013, he fielded his son, Jack, along with the tradition of dynastic bragging rights: having a descendant or sibling serving in tandem in the senate. He lost. In 2016, he ran again to reclaim his senate seat. He lost. Year 2022 was daughter Katrina’s turn to...
No Honeymoon for BBM

No Honeymoon for BBM

Today is the 40th day of BBM presidency. Traditionally the media grants slack on the new sitting president. The 100-day honeymoon period is enough for a president to feel the nuances of a job he himself sought thru tooth and nail. Since 1991 the Marcoses set their...
Why Appeal for Unity is Hollow

Why Appeal for Unity is Hollow

Whenever a new regime is hatched after elections, there is a feeling of renewal or what the Castillans say esperanza. On the contrary, even the espera being sold by the PCSO lottos does not bite anymore. There is no feeling of hope when Marcos 2.0 was ushered in...
Frightened President

Frightened President

Richard Nixon dared Congress to impeach him at the outset of the Watergate scandal. He said, “let them oust me and I handed them Spiro..!” Agnew, the Veep at that time was imbroiled in tax and other unpalatable charges. Pres. BBM is into an unenviable situation. He is...