DOJ finds cause to sue Mikey, Angela for tax evasion

By VERA Files Former First Son and incumbent party-list congressman Juan Miguel “Mikey” Arroyo and his wife Angela Montenegro will be charged with tax evasion, after the Department of Justice found probable cause to sue them. The DOJ’s Task Force on Bureau of Internal Revenue Case (TBFBIR) released a resolution today saying it has found […]

October 5, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Gloria Arroyo and family, Graft and corruption, House of Representatives  41 Comments

Mikey unseats Ledesma as top absentee

By Wendell Vigilia Malaya Ang Galing Pinoy party-list Rep. Juan Miguel “Mikey” Arroyo has dethroned Negros Occidental Rep. Jules Ledesma as the congressman with the most number of absences in the first regular session of the 15th Congress. An attendance list dated June 27 initially released by the Office of the house secretary general Marilyn […]

July 14, 2011  Tags: ,   Posted in: 15th Congress, House of Representatives  12 Comments

Mikey’s LLC protection

Related article in ABS-CBN online:Mickey committed fraud to purchase beachfront house? Raissa Robles: FBI aware of Mikey and Angela’s suspicious transactions Ang Galing Party Rep. Mikey Arroyo should rest assured that the story of VERA Files, of which I’m a trustee, on the sale of his Foster City house is a factual report of a […]

April 13, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Gloria Arroyo and family, Malaya  289 Comments

Mikey: Nothing wrong with US property sale Congressman Juan Miguel ‘Mikey’ Arroyo said there is nothing wrong with the sale last month of a US$1.1 million property in Foster City, California by a company in which he has a minority stake. In response to a VERA Files story which revealed the sale of the property, Arroyo, who represents security guards and […]

April 12, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Gloria Arroyo and family  38 Comments

Mikey’s firm sells Foster home for $1.125M

By VERA Files Click on photo to view it enlarged A company partly owned by Ang Galing Pinoy party-list Rep. Juan Miguel “Mikey” Arroyo recently sold the controversial house in upscale Foster City, California that used to belong to him and his wife Angela for $1.125 million (about P48.49 million). The five-bedroom beachfront house at […]

April 11, 2011  Tags: ,   Posted in: Gloria Arroyo and family, Vera Files  41 Comments

It’s Mikey Arroyo’s turn to be shocked

Inquirer report: No one is untouchable VERA Files stories on the Mikey Arroyo’s San Francisco properties: 1.Arroyo sons acquire U.S. homes, businesses after election to Congress 2. Mikey:Not hiding houses, just listing them under company’s name 3. Following the trail: 2004, 2007 declarations show no campaign contributions 4. No record of Mikey’s SALN in Ombudsman, […]

April 8, 2011  Tags:   Posted in: Gloria Arroyo and family, Malaya  90 Comments

Foul, foul

These scoundrels really know timing. They unloaded their dirty tricks at the time when when the public was busy with Christmas shopping and parties while coping with issue overload — Amnesty proclamation for military rebels, release of Morong 43, boycott of Nobel Peace Prize ceremonies in exchange for the life of Filipino drug traffickers, and […]

December 20, 2010  Tags: ,   Posted in: House of Representatives, Military  42 Comments

Sino ang bobo, si Ferrer o tricycle driver?

Credit where credit is due: The photo came from the website “ispoops” ( by Carlo Barrameda. Hindi lang makitid ang utak nitong si Commissioner Nicodemus Ferrer. Matapobre pa. Sa daming batikos na ipinupukol sa kanila ukol sa kanilang pag-aprub kay dating Pampanga congressman Mikey Arroyo, anak ni Gloria Arroyo, na kinatawan ng mga tricycle driver […]

July 24, 2010  Tags:   Posted in: Abante, Gloria Arroyo and family, partylist  39 Comments

Comelec approves Mikey Arroyo’s party-list bid

By Andreo C. Calonzo, GMANews.TV The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has allowed presidential son and Pampanga Rep. Juan Miguel “Mikey” Arroyo to be a nominee of a party-list supposedly promoting the rights of tricycle drivers and security guards. In a joint resolution on May 7, the poll body dismissed two separate disqualification cases filed last […]

July 21, 2010  Tags:   Posted in: 2010 elections, Gloria Arroyo and family  64 Comments

Pumapayag ang Comelec sa bastusan sa partylist system

Nabastos talaga ng husto ang partylist system. Ang layunin ng batas ay matino: mabigyan ng representasyon ang mga naapi at mga walang boses. Kasi nga sa gastos ng ating klaseng pulitika, ang mga mahihirap ay wala talagang pag-asang magkaroon ng representasyon sa Kongreso. The ‘marginalized’ Ayon sa ating saligang batas, “The party-list representatives shall constitute […]

June 3, 2010  Tags: , ,   Posted in: partylist  48 Comments