Vexed Polong threatens run | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 03). Vexed Polong threatens run. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/03/vexed-polong-threatens-run/ Vexed Polong threatens run By Hananeel Bordey – July 3, 2019 12:07 AM Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte grew tired of the insistence of Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano of term-sharing as … Continue reading

‘Super House majority hanging by a thread’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, June 28). ‘Super House majority hanging by a thread’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98super-house-majority-hanging-thread%E2%80%99 ‘Super House majority hanging by a thread’ By WENDELL VIGILIA – June 28, 2019 FORMER speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is blaming the leaders of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) for the division in the … Continue reading

Romualdez bid gains steam | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, June 27). Romualdez bid gains steam. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298321/romualdez-bid-gains-steam.html Romualdez bid gains steam By Rio N. Araja and Macon Ramos-Araneta – June 27, 2019 Party-lists, other groups back speakership move Key leaders of various political parties and blocs in the incoming 18th Congress assembled in … Continue reading

Speakership race divides administration coalition | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, June 27). Speakership race divides administration coalition. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/speakership-race-divides-administration-coalition Speakership race divides administration coalition By WENDELL VIGILIA – June 27, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte’s refusal to choose the speaker of the 18th Congress has caused a crack in the administration coalition at the House of Representatives. The … Continue reading

Solon wants ‘Bikoy,’ social media platforms investigated | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, May 29). Solon wants ‘Bikoy,’ social media platforms investigated. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 30, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/295990/solon-wants-bikoy-social-media-platforms-investigated.html Solon wants ‘Bikoy,’ social media platforms investigated posted May 29, 2019 at 11:00 pm by Maricel Cruz A party-list lawmaker on Wednesday sought a congressional investigation on ‘‘Bikoy’’, and look into possible liabilities of … Continue reading

Defeated House leaders eye DBM | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, February 03). Defeated House leaders eye DBM. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/03/defeated-house-leaders-eye-dbm/ Defeated House leaders eye DBM By Hananeel Bordey – January 3, 2019 12:05 AM House leaders are not about to lie down and roll over despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s directive to abolish … Continue reading

Revision of National Expenditure Program needed — opposition solons » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, August 8). Revision of National Expenditure Program needed — opposition solons. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 9, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/08/revision-of-national-expenditure-program-needed-opposition-solons/ Revision of National Expenditure Program needed — opposition solons Updated August 8, 2018, 5:02 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza Deeply concerned that the several budgetary cuts may affect the delivery of social services, … Continue reading

Drilon: House should give up on convening Congress into Con-Ass due to lack of time » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Torregoza, H.(2018, August 7). Drilon: House should give up on convening Congress into Con-Ass due to lack of time. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/07/drilon-house-should-give-up-on-convening-congress-into-con-ass-due-to-lack-of-time/ Drilon: House should give up on convening Congress into Con-Ass due to lack of time Published August 7, 2018, 5:01 PM By Hannah Torregoza Citing lack of … Continue reading

Suarez: Minority bloc will remove from post Eugene De Vera | Sun Star

Reference: Calayag. K. A. (2018, August 1). title of article. SunStar. Retrieved August 1, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1755791/Manila/Local-News/Suarez-Minority-bloc-will-remove-from-post-Eugene-De-Vera Suarez: Minority bloc will remove from post Eugene De Vera KEITH A. CALAYAG HOUSE-recognized minority leader and Quezon Representative Danilo Suarez said the minority bloc will remove from his position Deputy Minority Leader and ABS Party-list Representative Eugene … Continue reading

Andaya elected majority leader as House fails to settle issues on minority bloc | Philstar.com

Reference: Morallo, A. (2018, July 31). Andaya elected majority leader as House fails to settle issues on minority bloc. Philippine Star. Retrieved July 31, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/30/1838161/andaya-elected-majority-leader-house-fails-settle-issues-minority-bloc Andaya elected majority leader as House fails to settle issues on minority bloc Audrey Morallo (The Philippine Star) on July 31, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Rep. Rolando … Continue reading

Fariñas: De Vera should be acting minority leader | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, July 30). Fariñas: De Vera should be acting minority leader. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 30, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1015950/house-leadership-minority-leader-rodolfo-farinas-eugene-de-vera Fariñas: De Vera should be acting minority leader By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 07:44 PM July 30, 2018 As the debates on the minority leader post unfolded at … Continue reading

Bicam panel approves natl ID bill | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Panti, L. (2018, May 24). Bicam panel approves natl ID bill. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved May 24, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/bicam-panel-approves-natl-id-bill/400681/ Bicam panel approves natl ID bill BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON MAY 24, 2018 The bicameral conference committee has approved the proposed Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) bill, which will allow the government to … Continue reading

Bicam approves national ID | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, P. (2018, May 24). Bicam approves national ID. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 24, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/24/1818135/bicam-approves-national-id Bicam approves national ID Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) – May 24, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The bill implementing a national ID system is expected to be ratified by both the Senate and the House of … Continue reading

Psychiatrists: Sereno mentally unfit as CJ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, March 01). Psychiatrists: Sereno mentally unfit as CJ. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved March 01, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/psychiatrists-sereno-mentally-unfit-cj Psychiatrists: Sereno mentally unfit as CJ By WENDELL VIGILIA March 01, 2018 THE psychiatrists who evaluated Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno in 2012 did not recommend her inclusion in the shortlist of nominees for … Continue reading

‘Defective’ Bautista impeach bid sought to be corrected | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2017, September 19). ‘Defective’ Bautista impeach bid sought to be corrected. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 19, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98defective%E2%80%99-bautista-impeach-bid-sought-be-corrected ‘Defective’ Bautista impeach bid sought to be corrected By WENDELL VIGILIA September 19, 2017 A CONGRESSMAN who endorsed the impeachment complaint against Elections chairman Andres Bautista wants the House of Representatives to … Continue reading

  • Welcome to Legislative Library Service Online!

    Welcome! This is the current information service provided by the House of Representatives Legislative Library which started in the 15th Congress. This blog provides information about the Library, its collection, online clippings of national issues related to or about the House of Representatives, the different House Members, Philippine legislative history, legislation, bill drafting, laws, and other articles pertaining to Congress and to the creation of laws.