Ferdinand E. Marcos, Fourth State of the Nation Address, January 27, 1969

“New Filipinism: The Turning Point” Message to Congress Of His Excellency Ferdinand E. Marcos President of the Philippines On the State of the Nation [Delivered at the Legislative Building, Manila, on January 27, 1969] I. INTRODUCTION A Nation Transformed I have come to report to you on a nation transformed. Twelve months ago, I rendered […]


Ferdinand E. Marcos, Third State of the Nation Address, January 22, 1968

“A Nation of Achievers” Message to Congress Of His Excellency Ferdinand E. Marcos President of the Philippines On the State of the Nation [Delivered at the Legislative Building, Manila, on January 22, 1968] Two years ago, I came before you for the first time to report on the state of the nation, and I gave […]


Ferdinand E. Marcos, Second State of the Nation Address, January 23, 1967

“The Epic of Nation-Building” Message to Congress Of His Excellency Ferdinand E. Marcos President of the Philippines On the State of the Nation [Delivered at the Legislative Building, Manila, on January 23, 1967] In a moment like this, it is always fruitful to consider our relationship, and perhaps our relevance, to our own history. A […]


Ferdinand E. Marcos, First State of the Nation Address, January 24, 1966

“Address on the State of the Nation” Message to Congress Of His Excellency Ferdinand E. Marcos President of the Philippines [Delivered at the Legislative Building, Manila, on January 24, 1966] Mr. Senate President, Mr. Speaker, Mr. Chief Justice, Members of the Senate and House of Representatives, excellencies, friends, my countrymen. Today, I come to Congress […]


Diosdado Macapagal, Fourth State of the Nation Address, January 25, 1965

“The Philippines After Three Years (1962-1965)” Message to Congress President Diosdado Macapagal On the State of the Nation [January 25, 1965] Mr. Senate President, Mr. Speaker, Ladies and Gentlemen of Congress: Three years ago, on this very platform, we presented the Socio-Economic Program of the Nation designed to secure the objective of economic stability and […]


Diosdado Macapagal, Third State of the Nation Address, January 27, 1964

“The State of the Nation” Message to Congress Of His Excellency Diosdado Macapagal President of the Philippines [January 27, 1964] Mr. Senate President, Mr. Speaker, Ladies and Gentlemen of the Congress: For the third time, I have the honor to appear before you and to present to you a report on the state of our […]


Diosdado Macapagal, Second State of the Nation Address, January 28, 1963

The State of the Nation 1963 by His Excellency Diosdado Macapagal President of the Philippines [Delivered Before the Second Session of the Fifth Congress of the Republic of the Philippines, January 28, 1963] One year ago we stood on this same platform to announce before the Nation the tasks that we pledged ourselves to perform. […]


Diosdado Macapagal, First State of the Nation Address, January 22, 1962

“Five-Year Integrated Socio-Economic Program for the Philippines” Message to Congress of His Excellency Diosdado Macapagal President of the Philippines on The State of the Nation [January 22, 1962] Mr.  Vice President, Mr. President, Mr. Speaker, Monsignor Antiporda, Ladies and gentlemen of the Congress; I appear before you today, the elected representatives of the sovereign people, […]


Carlos P. Garcia, Fourth State of the Nation Address, January 23, 1961

Address on the State of the Nation Message to Congress of His Excellency Carlos P. Garcia President of the Philippines [January 23, 1961] Mr. Senate President, Mr. Speaker, Members of the Congress: It is with deep satisfaction and warranted optimism that I now open the fourth regular session of this Congress. For during the year […]


Carlos P. Garcia, Third State of the Nation Address, January 25, 1960

Address on the State of the Nation Message to Congress of His Excellency Carlos P. Garcia President of the Philippines [January 25, 1960] Mr. Senate President, Mr. Speaker, Members of Congress: In the light of what has been accomplished since I last had the honor to address you, it is with an uplifted spirit that […]