Jinggoy Estrada Biography, Age, Family, Achievements

Jinggoy Estrada is a Filipino politician. He is currently serving as one of the senators of the Republic of the Philippines.

Jinggoy Estrada
Jinggoy Estrada (Photo Credit: Facebook Page)

Personal Information
Complete Name –> Jose Pimentel Ejercito Jr.
Nickname –> Jinggoy
Birthdate –> February 17, 1963 (age 59)
Hometown –> San Juan, Metro Manila, Philippines

Wife –> Ma. Presentacion Vitug ​(married 1989)
Children –> 4, including Julian

Elementary and High School –> Ateneo de Manila University
College –> University of the Philippines
Degree –> Economics
Law School –> Lyceum of the Philippines University
Honorary Degree –> Doctor of Humanities by Laguna State Polytechnic University

Political Career / Work Experiences
2004-2016, 2022-Present – Senator
1992–2001 – Mayor, San Juan
1988-1992 – Vice Mayor, San Juan

Bills / Laws / Resolution
Republic Act 10361 or Kasambahay Law

2022 – FPJ Memorial Award from FAMAS

Jinggoy Estrada was arrested on June 23, 2014 after the Department of Justice filed a plunder case against him in connection with the pork barrel scam where public funds were allegedly channeled to non-governmental organizations linked to Janet Lim Napoles. He was detained at the Philippine National Police Custodial Center in Camp Crame, Quezon City. On September 16, 2017, he was temporarily released after the Sandiganbayan anti-graft court granted bail.

See also: List of Philippine Senators

See also: Top Government Officials Under Ferdinand Marcos Jr.

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