Francisco “Isko” Moreno Dumagoso

EFFECTIVE
Educationi
 Degree (unspecified) in
Management, International
Academy of Management
and Economics
 Crash course on Local
Legislation and Local
Finance, UP
 Bachelors of Law candidate,
Arellano University School of
Law (ongoing)
Work Experienceii
 Vice Mayor, Manila
 City Councillor, Manila
 Actor
Government Committees Chaired
 Presiding Officer of City
Counciliii
Programs Enacted
 Converted Manila City
Council’s session hall to
solar power, cutting
electricity expenses by 90%
iv

Former Manila “traffic czar,”
implemented city-wide truck
ban, and modified bus banv
Trabaho Para Sa Manileño
program has conducted
some twenty (20) local and
overseas job fairsvi

EMPOWERING

ETHICAL

Capacity-Building
Allegations
vii
Programs
 Allegedly arrested
 “ISCom” Computer
along with 5 other
Literacy Program
Manila Councillors for
with 7 Computer
participation in an
Learning Centers in
illegal gambling
Manila (1997operation (bingo)
present)
and subsequent
 “ISkolar ng Bayan”
resist of arrest. All
Scholarship Program
complaints were
 Promoting English
dismissed, and
Proficiency Program
claims the “arrest”
at Tondo High School
was political
Participatory Decisionharassment by a
Making
rival, as he was
running for election
 Says that “dialogues
against an
with community
incumbent mayor at
folks and their
the timexii
leaders are
 Plunder charges were
periodically
filed against him by 5
conducted, wherein
barangay officials.
the true and real
He, along with
pulse of local folks
viii
others, was accused
are directly known”
of pocketing over
Pro-Poor Programs
P77 M in real
 Established “Botika
property taxes by
ni Isko”free minidiverting the money
pharmacy in his City
to a fake barangay,
Hall Office, and
but he claims the
various other health
charges were
care initiatives
politically motivated
( Operation Libreng
and that the P77M
Tule, Oplan Katarata
went to the real
and Oplan Kagat
ix
Smokey Mountain
Aso)
Barangay (2014)xiii
 Asenso Manileño
program providing
free legal services,
free haircuts, free
water, etcx
 His “bad satisfaction
ratings” are

“reportedly due to
policies that
improved city
services but put the
financial burden on
the poor” xi

i “Vice Mayor.” Lungsod ng Manila, Pilipinas. Accessed January 26, 2016.
http://manila.gov.ph/government/vice-mayor/
ii Ching, Ayrie. “Isko Moreno: Still Trying to Prove He’s More than a Celebrity.” GMA News,
June 8, 2012. http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/261194/news/isko-moreno-stilltrying-to-prove-he-s-more-than-a-celebrity
iii http://manila.gov.ph/government/vice-mayor/
iv Ching, Ayrie. “Isko Moreno: Still Trying to Prove He’s More than a Celebrity.” GMA News,
June 8, 2012. http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/261194/news/isko-moreno-stilltrying-to-prove-he-s-more-than-a-celebrity
v Bernal, Buena. “Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno Runs for Senator.” Rappler, October 16,
2015. http://www.rappler.com/nation/politics/elections/2016/109501-isko-moreno-runssenator
vi “Vice Mayor.” Lungsod ng Manila, Pilipinas. Accessed January 26, 2016.
http://manila.gov.ph/government/vice-mayor/
vii Ibid
viii Ibid
ix Ibid
x Ibid
xi “Isko Moreno: From Tondo to the Senate?” Rappler, December 22, 2014.
http://www.rappler.com/newsbreak/inside-track/78623-isko-moreno-senator-2016
xii Sauler, Erika. “DOJ Drops Illegal Gambling Charge vs. Isko Moreno, Others.”
Inquirer.net, March 22, 2014. http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/588057/doj-drops-illegalgambling-charge-vs-isko-moreno-others
xiii De la Cruz, Kathlyn. “Isko Moreno on Plunder Raps: ‘Usong-uso eh.’” ABS-CBN News.
September 12, 2014. http://rp2.abs-cbnnews.com/nation/metro-manila/09/12/14/iskomoreno-plunder-raps-usong-uso-eh

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