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Franklin Drilon
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Drilon in 2018
Senate Minority Leader
Assumed office
February 28, 2017
Preceded by Ralph Recto
President pro tempore of the Senate of the Philippines
In office
July 25, 2016 – February 27, 2017
Preceded by Ralph Recto
Succeeded by Ralph Recto
Senator of the Philippines
Assumed office
June 30, 2010
In office
June 30, 1995 – June 30, 2007
Chair of the Philippine Senate
Finance Committee
In office
July 26, 2010 – July 22, 2013
Preceded by Edgardo Angara
Succeeded by Francis Escudero
President of the Senate of the Philippines
In office
July 22, 2013 – June 25, 2016
President Benigno Aquino III
Preceded by Juan Ponce Enrile
Succeeded by Aquilino Pimentel III
In office
July 23, 2001 – July 24, 2006
President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
Preceded by Aquilino Pimentel Jr.
Succeeded by Manny Villar
In office
July 12, 2000 – November 13, 2000
President Joseph Estrada
Preceded by Blas Ople
Succeeded by Aquilino Pimentel Jr.
Senate Majority Leader
In office
January 26, 1998 – July 12, 2000
President Fidel Ramos
Joseph Estrada
Preceded by Francisco Tatad
Succeeded by Francisco Tatad
Executive Secretary
In office
July 15, 1991 – June 30, 1992
President Corazon Aquino
Preceded by Oscar Orbos
Succeeded by Peter Garuccho
Secretary of Justice
In office
July 1, 1992 – February 2, 1995
President Fidel Ramos
Preceded by Silvestre Bello III
Succeeded by Demetrio G. Demetria
In office
January 4, 1990 – July 14, 1991
President Corazon Aquino
Preceded by Sedfrey A. Ordoñez
Succeeded by Silvestre Bello III
Secretary of Labor and Employment
In office
President Corazon Aquino
Personal details
Franklin Magtunao Drilon

November 28, 1945 (1945-11-28) (age 75)
Iloilo City, Iloilo, Commonwealth of the Philippines
Nationality Filipino
Political party Liberal Party
Other political
LAMMP (1998–2000)
Lakas-NUCD (1995–1998)
UNIDO (1987–1995)
Spouse(s) Violeta Calvo (died)
Mila Serrano-Genuino
Children Eliza Drilon
Patrick Drilon
Residence Iloilo City, Iloilo
San Juan City, Metro Manila
Alma mater University of the Philippines Diliman
Occupation Lawyer, Politician
Net worth 93.7 million (2017)

Franklin "Frank" Magtunao Drilon (born November 28, 1945) is a Filipino politician. He was President of the Senate of the Philippines in 2000, from 2001 to 2006, and again from 2013 to 2016. Drilon is the Minority Floor Leader of the Senate of the Philippines and it is his fourth term in the Senate. He is also the chairman of the Liberal Party.

As of the 18th Congress, he is the only senator who has served in all four major leadership positions in the Senate.

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