Medical marijuana bill refiled at House | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. & Nonato, V. (2019, July 02). Medical marijuana bill refiled at House. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/medical-marijuana-bill-refiled-house Medical marijuana bill refiled at House BY Wendell Vigilia and Vince Nonato – July 02, 2019 THE bill seeking to legalize marijuana use for medicinal purposes was among the first measures filed at … Continue reading

House passes Teacher Protection Act | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Jalea, G. (2018, June 7). House passes Teacher Protection Act. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 10, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/house-passes-teacher-protection-act/565635/ House passes Teacher Protection Act | The Manila Times Online BY BY GLEE JALEA ON JUNE 7, 2018 The House of Representatives has approved a measure that seeks to improve the working conditions of public … Continue reading

ACT seeks CA help | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Murcia, A. (2019, March 05). ACT seeks CA help. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 05, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/05/act-seeks-ca-help/ ACT seeks CA help By Alvin Murcia – March 5, 2019 12:15 AM The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT)yesterday asked the Court of Appeals (CA) to reconsider its petition to stop the Philippine … Continue reading

Lawmakers want P10 billion supplemental budget for NFA | Philstar.com

Reference: Simon, L. M. (2018, September 10). Lawmakers want P10 billion supplemental budget for NFA. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/10/1850150/lawmakers-want-p10-billion-supplemental-budget-nfa. Lawmakers want P10 billion supplemental budget for NFA Louise Maureen Simeon (The Philippine Star) – September 10, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Legislators from the House of Representatives are pushing for a P10-billion … Continue reading

Nobody believes Duterte will step down – ‘Genuine Minority’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Lalu, G. P. (2018, August 15). Nobody believes Duterte will step down – ‘Genuine Minority’. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1021698/nobody-believes-duterte-will-step-down-genuine-minority Nobody believes Duterte will step down – ‘Genuine Minority’ By: Gabriel Pabico Lalu – Reporter / @GabrielLaluINQ INQUIRER.net / 06:24 PM August 15, 2018 Members of the so-called “Genuine Minority” of the … Continue reading

P750 wage hike bill urgent, says solon – Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2018, June 03). P750 wage hike bill urgent, says solon. Manila Standard. Retrieved June 4, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/267162/p750-wage-hike-bill-urgent-says-solon.html P750 wage hike bill urgent, says solon posted June 03, 2018 at 01:10 am by Manila Standard President Rodrigo Duterte has been urged to certify as urgent a bill seeking to impose a national … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Lawmakers want salaries of nurses, workers hiked

Reference: Manalo, Charlie O. (2018, February 21). Lawmakers want salaries of nurses, workers hiked. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 21, 2018 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/lawmakers-want-salaries-of-nurses-workers-hiked Lawmakers want salaries of nurses, workers hiked Written by Charlie O. Manalo Wednesday, 21 February 2018 00:00 Lawmakers affiliated with the Makabayan bloc yesterday filed twin bills … Continue reading

Teacher representatives renew call for pay increase in 2019 | BusinessWorld

Reference: De la Cruz M. N. R. (2018, February 18). Teacher representatives renew call for pay increase in 2019. <em>BusinessWorld</em>. Retrieved February 20, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/teacher-representatives-renew-call-pay-increase-2019/ Teacher representatives renew call for pay increase in 2019 February 18, 2018 | 8:28 pm REPRESENTATIVES ANTONIO L. Tinio and France L. Castro of party-list ACT Teachers have reiterated … Continue reading

State workers set protest to demand wage hike | Inquirer News

Reference: Reysio-Cruz, M. (2018, February 19). State workers set protest to demand wage hike. Inquirer News. Retrieved February 19, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/969679/state-workers-set-protest-to-demand-wage-hike State workers set protest to demand wage hike By: Matthew Reysio-Cruz – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:02 AM February 19, 2018 SALARY INCREASE Government workers and employees raise clinched fists at a … Continue reading

Alvarez downplays Makabayan leaving coalition – Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2017, September 16). Alvarez downplays Makabayan leaving coalition.manilastandard.net. Retrieved September 19, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/247075/alvarez-downplays-makabayan-leaving-coalition.html Alvarez downplays Makabayan leaving coalition posted September 16, 2017 at 12:01 am by Maricel Cruz Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Friday shrugged off the decision of the seven members of the so-called Makabayan Bloc to severe their ties with … Continue reading

Teachers’ group rues shortage of classrooms, teachers, materials » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Unite, B. K. (2017, June 04). Teachers’ group rues shortage of classrooms, teachers, materials. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved June 5, 2017 Teachers’ group rues shortage of classrooms, teachers, materials By Betheena Kae Unite The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) claimed yesterday that the Department of Education (DepEd) is not ready for today’s opening of classes … Continue reading

Lawmakers warn vs BBL railroading | Inquirer News

Lawmakers warn vs BBL railroading | Inquirer News. DJ Yap Philippine Daily Inquirer 5:15 AM | Thursday, May 7th, 2015 Read more: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/689765/lawmakers-warn-vs-bbl-railroading#ixzz3ZPnrkCfh MANILA, Philippines–Minority lawmakers on Wednesday cautioned leaders of the House of Representatives against railroading the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) before the self-imposed deadline of mid-June. Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) Rep. … Continue reading

Teachers in sit-down strike today for salary increases | Manila Bulletin | Latest Breaking News | News Philippines

Teachers in sit-down strike today for salary increases | Manila Bulletin | Latest Breaking News | News Philippines. Source: http://www.mb.com.ph/teachers-in-sit-down-strike-today-for-salary-increases/ retrieved on February 25, 2015 from Manila Bulletin website by Merlina Malipot February 24, 2015 Thousands of public school teachers will hold another simultaneous “sit-down strike” today, Tuesday, to reiterate their call for salary increases..

Malacañang advises public school teachers: Protests should not affect students | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Malacañang advises public school teachers: Protests should not affect students | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/malacanang-advises-public-school-teachers-protests-should-not-affect-students retrieved on February 23, 2015 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Joshua L. Labonera Monday, 23 February 2015 00:00 Public school teachers under the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) were told by Malacañang … Continue reading

Teachers ask PNoy not to veto tax exemption bill | Manila Bulletin | Latest Breaking News | News Philippines

Teachers ask PNoy not to veto tax exemption bill | Manila Bulletin | Latest Breaking News | News Philippines. by Merlina Malipot February 3, 2015 Source: http://www.mb.com.ph/teachers-ask-pnoy-not-to-veto-tax-exemption-bill/ retrieved on February 5, 2015 from Manila Bulletin website A group of teachers on Tuesday urged President Benigno Aquino III to “stop blocking measures benefiting the rank and … Continue reading

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