Economic team to closely study new federalism drafts — Dominguez | Philstar.com

Reference: Cigaral, I. N. (2019, July 17). Economic team to closely study new federalism drafts — Dominguez. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 31, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/business/2019/07/17/1935474/economic-team-closely-study-new-federalism-drafts-dominguez Economic team to closely study new federalism drafts — Dominguez Ian Nicolas Cigaral (Philstar.com) – July 17, 2019 – 12:15pm MANILA, Philippines — Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said Tuesday the … Continue reading

Economic Cha-cha bill filed at House | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, July 25). Economic Cha-cha bill filed at House. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/25/1937728/economic-cha-cha-bill-filed-house Economic Cha-cha bill filed at House Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – July 25, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The administration’s Charter change (Cha-cha) initiative is still alive at the House of Representatives despite the … Continue reading

Duterte pushes Cha-Cha, wavers on federal shift | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. (2019, June 27). Duterte pushes Cha-Cha, wavers on federal shift. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298312/duterte-pushes-cha-cha-wavers-on-federal-shift.html Duterte pushes Cha-Cha, wavers on federal shift By Nathaniel Mariano – June 27, 2019 For the first time, President Rodrigo Duterte seemed to lose heart in campaign promise to shift the country to a federal form of … Continue reading

Duterte asks Arroyo to pick her successor | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. & Vigilia, W. (2019, June 26). Duterte asks Arroyo to pick her successor. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 26, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/duterte-asks-arroyo-pick-her-successor Duterte asks Arroyo to pick her successor By Jocelyn Montemayor and Wendell Vigilia – June 26, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte last night said he asked outgoing Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to … Continue reading

The federal commissions | Manila Standard

Reference: La Viña, T. (2018, August 04). The federal commissions. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/eagle-eyes-by-tony-la-vina/272136/the-federal-commissions.html The federal commissions posted August 04, 2018 at 12:40 am by Tony La Viña The proposed Federal Republic of the Consultative Committee shall establish six independent Constitutional Commissions, namely: the Federal Civil Service Commission, Federal Commission on Elections, … Continue reading

Constitution: Fixing what isn’t broken | Manila Standard

Reference: Romero, R. (2018, July 26). Constitution: Fixing what isn’t broken. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/business-class-by-rudy-romero/271413/constitution-fixing-what-isn-t-broken.html Constitution: Fixing what isn’t broken posted July 26, 2018 at 12:00 am by Rudy Romero During all the months and weeks that I have been following the public discourse regarding the idea of revising the Constitution, an … Continue reading

Con-Com: Revise impeachment process | Manila Standard

Reference: PNA & Cruz, M. (2018, May 22). Con-Com: Revise impeachment process. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved May 22, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/266219/con-com-revise-impeachment-process.html Con-Com: Revise impeachment process posted May 22, 2018 at 01:15 am by PNA and Maricel V. Cruz Instead of Congress having the sole power to remove all impeachable officials from office, the Consultative Committee to review … Continue reading

Provision against political dynasties to be part of proposed new charter | Inquirer News

Reference: Ballaran, J. (2018, March 07). Provision against political dynasties to be part of proposed new charter. Inquirer.net. Retrieved March 08, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/973570/provision-against-political-dynasties-to-be-part-of-proposed-new-charter Provision against political dynasties to be part of proposed new charter By: Jhoanna Ballaran – Reporter / @JhoannaBINQ INQUIRER.net / 08:59 PM March 07, 2018 The Consultative Committee to review the … Continue reading

Drilon bares ‘plot’ to railroad Cha-cha | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Antiporda, Jefferson TMT (2018, February 26). Drilon bares ‘plot’ to railroad Cha-cha. The Manila Times. Retrieved February 27, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/drilon-bares-plot-railroad-cha-cha/382740/ Drilon bares ‘plot’ to railroad Cha-cha | The Manila Times Online BY JEFFERSON ANTIPORDA, TMT ON FEBRUARY 26, 2018 SENATE Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Sunday bared alleged moves by administration lawmakers to … Continue reading

Leagues of LGUs to help consultative committee bring ‘Cha-cha’ discussions to communities | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2018, February 2). Leagues of LGUs to help consultative committee bring ‘Cha-cha’ discussions to communities. BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 26, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/leagues-lgus-help-consultative-committee-bring-cha-cha-discussions-communities/ Leagues of LGUs to help consultative committee bring ‘Cha-cha’ discussions to communities February 22, 2018 | 9:33 pm THE UNION of Local Authorities of the Philippines (ULAP) is planning to assist … Continue reading

Duterte appoints new PCUP head | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2018, February 22). Duterte appoints new PCUP head. BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 26, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/duterte-appoints-new-pcup-head/ Duterte appoints new PCUP head February 22, 2018 | 9:40 pm PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte has appointed Noel K. Felongco as the new chairman of the Presidential Commission for the Urban Poor (PCUP).

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