Senate president Vicente “Tito” Sotto III holds the distinction of being the most veteran and most senior lawmaker in the present 18th Congress. Sotto practically rose from the ranks from an ordinary Senator when he was first elected in 1992 during the 9th Congress. He got re-elected for another six-year term and served until the end of the 12th Congress. Now 72 years old, Sotto was twice elected as Senate president in the 17th and 18th Congress. Going into his second and last term ending in Jun