Place of Residence:
Political Party: Lakas Christian Muslim Democrats (Lakas CMD)
Incumbent Senator: No
Terms as Senator: No
FAMILY MEMBERS IN OFFICE
SALIENT ISSUES AND POSITION
Legalization of Medical Marijuana - Yes
Term Limits - Yes
Death Penalty - Yes (For heinous crimes)
Federalism - Yes
Train Law - Yes
Charter Change - No
Free laboratory tests under PhilHealth.
Free health consultations.
Improved health care facilities and equipment.
Bills for universal health care, and cancer.
Tertiary: Bachelor of Science in Botany, University of the Philippines Diliman
Medicine, De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute (Cavite), specializing in internal medicine and cardiology.
Master in Public Health, University of the Philippines Manila (2001)
Founder and chair of Society of Philippine Health History (2003 - Present)
Volunteer doctor at Salamat Dok, ABS-CBN
Columnist at Pilipino Star Ngayon
Columnist at Philippine Star
Consultant, Department of Health (2010-2014)
Personally authored bills passed into law: N/A
Total bills passed into law: N/A
ABS-CBN News. (2019, February 17). Willie Ong sumalang sa 'fast talk'. Retrieved March 7, 19, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5qO2V1mBpjI.
ABS-CBN News. (2019, March 05). Hot Copy on Headstart: Senatorial candidate Willie Ong. Retrieved March 7, 2019, from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aRC64OhKMWg.
Facebook profile of Willie T. Ong (https://www.facebook.com/drwillieong)
Malasig, J. (2018, October 11). Surprise candidacy of social media doctor Willie Ong. Retrieved March 7, 2019, from http://www.interaksyon.com/politics-issues/2018/10/11/135631/willie-ong-certificate-of-candidacy-senator/.
Yap, Kurt. (19, February 26). Doc Willie Ong answers allegation that he is after salary and allowance in the Senate. MSN. Retrieved March 7, 2019, from https://www.msn.com/en-ph/kids/other/doc-willie-ong-answers-allegation-that-he-is-after-salary-and-allowance-in-the-senate/ar-BBU5GKM?li=AAb280R&%2525252525253Bocid=DELLDHP.