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Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo

Maria Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is a Filipino politician who served as the 14th President of the Philippines from 2001 to 2010, as the 12th Vice President of the Philippines from 1998 to 2001, and is currently a member of the House of Representatives representing the 2nd District of Pampanga. She was the country's second female president (after Corazón Aquino), and the daughter of former President Diosdado Macapagal.
A professor of economics, Arroyo entered government in 1987, serving as assistant secretary and undersecretary of the Department of Trade and Industry upon the invitation of President Corazón Aquino. After serving as a senator from 1992 to 1998, she was elected to the vice presidency under President Joseph Estrada, despite having run on an opposing ticket. After Estrada was accused of corruption, she resigned her cabinet position as ... » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Golden timeout: Arroyo asks court to attend Bro. Mike's 50th wedding anniversary
2014-07-08
The 50th wedding anniversary of El Shaddai leader Mariano “Brother Mike” Velarde offers former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo a golden opportunity to leave a hospital where she had been detained since 2011. AFP FILE ...
(Inquirer.net)
  1. GMA wants to attend Bro. Mike's wedding anniversary
  2. Arroyo asks court to allow her to attend Bro. Mike's 50th wedding anniversary
  3. GMA asks court to let her attend as sponsor in Bro. Mike's 50th wedding ...

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Impeachment move filed against Aquino
2014-07-08
... executive offices and distributed them to lawmakers to fund projects not approved in the budget. This action by Aquino coincided with his government's efforts to remove the Philippines' top judge, associated with former president Gloria Macapagal ...
(The Rakyat Post)

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    Palace factionalism at work in DAP
    2014-07-07
    ... served as a Cabinet member in various capacities – as agrarian reform secretary during the term of the late President Corazon Aquino, the current President's mother, and education secretary during the time of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
    (ABS CBN News)
    1. Palace likens Syjuco to 'serial' filer Lozano
    2. Palace on DAP fiasco: Just a difference of opinion with SC
    3. Impeachment move filed against Philippines' Aquino

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    Gloria prays for Miriam
    2014-07-05
    Former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo today expressed hope for the immediate recovery of Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago who had earlier announced she had Stage 4 lung cancer. In a statement released by her office, Mrs.
    (Manila Standard Today)

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      What good faith is Malacañang talking about?
      2014-07-04
      Way back during the Hello Garci scandal… when Sec. Abad left the Cabinet of then President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo during the Hyatt 10 incident, I don't recall Pres. Arroyo issuing a statement that she had lost her trust on Sec. Abad, but he still ...
      (Philippine Star)
      1. Aquino, Cabinet ready for any suit after 2016, says spokeswoman
      2. Farmers ask Abad: Where's the P5-billion agri fund?

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      Good faith or poor memory?
      2014-07-04
      Aquino ended the bill's explanatory note by saying the bill would increase Congress' oversight and clip then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo's influence over specific appropriations in the General Appropriations Act. Aquino argued then that “as the ...
      (Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (blog))
      1. Lozano does it again, files first impeach raps vs PNoy
      2. Expert: Aquino knew more about DAP
      3. UNA ULI | Oliver Lozano, frequent filer of impeachment raps, drafts another vs ...

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      Critics want DAP accountability, P-Noy impeachment
      2014-07-03
      He noted that many of the House members now with Aquino likely to block the impeachment move were also “rabid allies before” of disgraced former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo when impeachment complaints were filed against her. Crime without ...
      (Inquirer.net)
      1. To impeach or not to impeach?
      2. Lozano to file impeach raps vs PNoy
      3. Follow the process

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      Aquino knew DAP was illegal—Bayan Muna
      2014-07-02
      He said when the President was still senator, he filed Senate Bill 3121 “which sought to declare then president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo's 'impoundment of the budget without congressional approval' illegal. Colmenares said Aquino might have forgotten it ...
      (Inquirer.net)
      1. Allies defend Aquino, progressive groups push for impeachment
      2. SC: Palace not off the hook

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      Kit Siang: When will the big fish be caught?
      2014-07-02
      Lim cited the fact that former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was just charged with corruption, while former President of the Philippines Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was suspended from Congress as Pampanga representative for 90 days pending her trial for ...
      (The Rakyat Post)
      1. Malaysia's corruption rankings can't improve until government gets serious ...

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