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Pia: Let’s restore people’s trust in vaccines 

Let us stop the blame game over the measles outbreak and focus on restoring Filipinos’ trust in vaccines – Pia Cayetano House Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano said instead of pointing fingers over who is to blame for the measles outbreak, national leaders should focus on restoring the trust of Filipino mothers in the government’s vaccination program for … Continue reading News

Pia: ‘Let’s help end the vaccine scare’ 

Amid the measles outbreak, Deputy Speaker Pia Cayetano appeals to barangay leaders, health workers and mothers in Cabanatuan City to help end the vaccine scare CABANATUAN CITY – Echoing the recent call of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, House Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano is encouraging Filipino families and communities to work together for the proper … Continue reading News

Pia leads launch of Cebu’s first human milk bank 

The facility will collect, pasteurize, and distribute donated breast milk from nursing mothers to infants at the neonatal intensive care unit

Pia hopeful of amendments in MACR bicam 

House Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano is pushing for a comprehensive measure to improve the country’s juvenile justice and welfare policy, voting ‘no’ on the House bill lowering the Minimum Age of Criminal Responsibility (MACR). “Yes, there are children who commit acts that are defined as crimes by our laws. But it is too early … Continue reading News

Pia: Better intervention needed for child offenders 

“It’s a matter of what kind of support every child has, such that they can grow up knowing what is right and what is wrong”

Pia: Make children accountable, not criminally liable 

“It would be unconscionable to hold a child criminally liable when it is their environment, home or community that exposed them to anti-social behavior” – Deputy Speaker Pia Cayetano

Pia urges better awareness on vaccination program 

Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano is pushing for ‘more intelligent discussions’ on the importance of government’s immunization program, which aims to protect Filipino children from vaccine-preventable diseases. Cayetano made the call during her speech at the Vice Mayors’ League of the Philippines (VMLP) Academy of Presiding Officers Graduation Ceremony at the Century Park Hotel on … Continue reading News

Pia bikes to Comelec to file COC 

Kicking off her bid to return to national politics, Taguig City representative Pia Cayetano rode a bike on Tuesday, October 16, to file her certificate of candidacy (COC) for senator. Cayetano, who is also Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, was joined by supporters from Taguig for the bike ride that started from Kilometer … Continue reading News

Bicam approves Expanded Maternity Leave Bill! 

Statement of Deputy Speaker and Taguig City 2D Representative Pia S. Cayetano Principal author, House Bill 4113 “I have very good news because the on this day, the Senate and the House met to discuss the disagreeing provisions of our Expanded Maternity Leave Bill. We have come to our final version, which is a 105 Days … Continue reading News

Pia: World sees Metro Manila as ‘face’ of PH 

House Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano on Friday urged her fellow public servants in Metro Manila to set the bar for good leadership, while noting that other countries primarily look to the National Capital Region (NCR) as the ‘face’ of the nation. Speaking before the second general assembly of the Metro Manila Councilors League held … Continue reading News