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Full implementation of RPRH Law pushed on World Population Day 

The full and intensified implementation of the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Law (RPRH Law) is necessary to ‘empower’ the Filipino population and help bring down poverty levels in the country. This was emphasized by Senator Pia S. Cayetano on Thursday, World Population Day (July 11), a global observation meant to raise awareness on population … Continue reading News

Bill filed to accelerate health infrastructure program 

As the Philippine economy continues to expand, so does the demand for better public health services from the growing urban and rural population. To meet this increasing need, Senator Pia S. Cayetano has filed the "Priority Health Infrastructure Act." Known also as the 'Build, Build, Build for Health' Bill, the measure aims to create a … Continue reading News

Second batch of bills filed to advance PH development goals 

Senator Pia S. Cayetano on Monday (July 8) filed ten more bills in the Senate to support the Duterte administration’s efforts in attaining the country’s sustainable development goals.  The returning senator said her second batch of bills reinforces her vision of helping the country meet its targets in line with the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) … Continue reading News

Pia files ‘Build, Build, Build for Education’ Bill 

Following the economy's gains from the government's accelerated infrastructure program, also known as 'Build, Build, Build,' Senator Pia S. Cayetano is pushing for a similar initiative to fast-track the progress of quality tertiary education in the country.  Cayetano has filed the Priority Infrastructure for Public Higher Education Institutions Act, which she called the 'Build, Build, … Continue reading News

Pia files first 10 bills in support of PH development goals 

Returning senator Pia S. Cayetano has filed her first 10 bills in the Senate with the aim of fulfilling her campaign promise to champion legislation that will help achieve the country’s development goals.  Her proposed measures, Cayetano stressed, are anchored on the government’s Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022, as well as the Sustainable Development Goals … Continue reading News

Pia grateful to President Duterte for support 

A few days before the upcoming mid-term elections on May 13, senatorial candidate Pia S. Cayetano expressed her gratitude to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for his show of support for her bid to return to the Senate.  “Napakahalaga ng endorsement ng ating Pangulo. It has a great impact and it is very personal to me,” the congresswoman said in … Continue reading News

Alternative to 5-6: Pia backs microlending program for informal sector 

Nacionalista Party Senatorial aspirant Pia S. Cayetano is proposing to institutionalize a nationwide microlending program that would give poor Filipinos better access to capital to start or sustain their own livelihood. Cayetano was in the province of Albay on Monday (May 6), where she attended the Bicol Agri Fiesta 2019 in Camalig, Albay. In an interview with reporters there, the … Continue reading News

Expanded Maternity Leave best Labor Day gift for working moms 

Senatorial aspirant Pia S. Cayetano on Wednesday (May 1) welcomed the full implementation of the 105-Day Expanded Maternity Leave (EML) Law, following the signing of the measure’s Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) on May 1, Labor Day.  The principal author and sponsor of Republic Act No. 11210 or the EML Law, Cayetano attended the Ceremonial Signing of the IRR in San … Continue reading News

Let’s make our graduates job-ready – Pia 

In line with this year’s celebration of Labor Day, Senatorial aspirant Pia S. Cayetano vowed to continue fighting for measures that will improve the quality of education in the country and make Filipino graduates job-ready.  The congresswoman was in San Fernando Pampanga on Wednesday (May 1) to attend the 117th Labor Day Celebration spearheaded by the Department of Labor … Continue reading News

Pia seeks Congress oversight to assess education programs 

Senatorial aspirant Pia S. Cayetano on Monday (April 29) said she plans to use Congress’ oversight function to assess whether the country’s existing education programs are truly benefiting Filipino students. “I want to make sure that every Filipino has access to education services, and that our current laws are implemented in a manner that is consistent with our legislative … Continue reading News