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Antonio “Sonny” Trillanes IV

EFFECTIVE
Educationi
 B.Sc. Naval Systems
Engineering, Philippine
Military Academy (1995)
 Masters in Public
Administration, University of
the Philippines (2002)
Work Experienceii
 Senator (2007-2016)
 Naval Officer
Government Committees Chairediii
 Committee on Civil Service,
Government Reorganization
and Professional Regulation
 Committee on National
Defense and Security
 Congressional Oversight
Committee on The Philippine
Disaster Risk Reduction and
Management Act of 2010
 Legislative Oversight
Committee on the Visiting
Forces Agreement
 Congressional Oversight
Committee on the AFP
Modernization Act
 Select Oversight Committee
on Intelligence and
Confidential Funds
Laws Principally Authorediv
 Principal author of 927 bills
since 2007, of which 75
have become law or were
consolidated/substituted for
bills that became law.

Major Awardsv
 23 assorted merit medals,
campaign ribbons and badges for
his naval service

EMPOWERING

ETHICAL
Allegations
 Accused of not
declaring 8 luxury
vehicles in his SALN,
which would have
been outside the pay
grade of a junior
military officer.
Denies all allegations
as politically
motivated slandervi
 As one of the
Oakwood Mutiny
leaders, was charged
and imprisoned for
staging a coup
d’etat. Pardoned by
President Aquino.vii
 Facing a court
martial for allegedly
violating the Articles
of Warviii
Actions to Improve Ethics
Misc. Actions
 Led the 2003
Oakwood Mutinyix
 “Backroom”
negotiator in
territorial disputes
with Chinax

i “Senator Antonio “Sonny” F. Trillanes IV Resume.” Senate of the Philippines 16 th
Congress. Accesses January 25, 2016.
https://www.senate.gov.ph/senators/sen_bio/trillanes_antonio_resume.asp
ii Ibid
iii “List of Committees.” Senate of the Philippines 16th Congress. Accessed January 25, 2016.
https://www.senate.gov.ph/committee/list.asp

iv "Bills - Senate of the Philippines." Senate of the Philippines 16th Congress. Accessed January 25,
2016. http://www.senate.gov.ph/lis/leg_sys.aspx?congress=16.

v “Senator Antonio “Sonny” F. Trillanes IV Resume.” Senate of the Philippines 16 th
Congress. Accesses January 25, 2016.
https://www.senate.gov.ph/senators/sen_bio/trillanes_antonio_resume.asp
vi Reyes, Ernie. “UNA Exec Bares Trillanes’ ‘Secret’: 8 Luxury Cars Not in the SALN, But
The Senator Says it’s a GMA-Era Lie.” Interaksyon, October 14, 2014.
http://www.interaksyon.com/article/97270/una-exec-bares-trillanes-secret-8-luxury-carsnot-in-saln-but-senator-says-its-gma-era-lie
vii “Who is Antonio Trillanes IV?” GMA News, September 19, 2012.
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/274732/news/nation/who-is-antonio-trillanes-iv
viii Ibid
ix Santos, Reynaldo Jr. and Michael Bueza. “8 Things to Know About Antonio Trillanes IV.”
Rappler, October 3, 2015. http://www.rappler.com/newsbreak/iq/107961-fast-factsantonio-trillanes-iv
x Ibid