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Editorial February 14, 2021

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Public accountability is key THE information shared by Dr. Anna de Guzman, provincial heath officer, during the last session of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan has underscored anew the need to make both the barangay kapitan and the mayor directly accountable in efforts to check the COVID-19 contagion in the province. After…

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Editorial February 14, 2021

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Editorial February 7, 2021

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About hubris and arrogance LAND Transportation Office’s Regional Director Teofilo Guadiz III has become so insensitive to the cries of protests of car owners in Pangasinan vs. his agency’s Memorandum Circular 2018-2158 that created the Private Motor Vehicle Inspection Center (PMVIC). Instead of providing data and facts about what caused…

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Editorial February 7, 2021

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Editorial January 31, 2021

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Still no strict enforcement of protocols IS there a general compliance with the health and distancing protocol in Pangasinan as imposed by the national IATF? NO. While most adults wear face masks, still many freely leave their noses and mouths exposed when huddling with friends, even in public. And face…

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Editorial January 31, 2021

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Editorial January 24, 2021

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Putting mayors on the spot  WHILE the provincial government has managed to keep the contagion checked at .1% ratio of the province’s population, compared to Cebu province’s 4.9% and Cavite’s .6% performance, Gov. Amado Espino III is right in keeping a hard, unrelenting stance towards town and city mayors to…

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Editorial January 24, 2021

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Editorial January 17, 2021

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Does efficacy matter?  THERE appears to be no debate today on who should have priority to be inoculated with the first batches of vaccines to arrive in the country, i.e., medical and health workers, AFP and PNP personnel, senior citizens, persons with disabilities, transport operators, etc.. That’s the general consensus…

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Editorial January 17, 2021

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