Militant solons back GMA-led bill | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, May 29). Militant solons back GMA-led bill. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 30, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/295987/militant-solons-back-gma-led-bill.html Militant solons back GMA-led bill posted May 29, 2019 at 10:40 pm by Maricel Cruz Two militant lawmakers on Wednesday welcomed the Arroyo-led House of Representatives’ push for the enactment of the proposed Teacher Protection Act. … Continue reading

Opposition solons denounce hasty passage of bill lowering minimum age of criminal responsibility » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, January 21). Opposition solons denounce hasty passage of bill lowering minimum age of criminal responsibility. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/01/21/opposition-solons-denounce-hasty-passage-of-bill-lowering-minimum-age-of-criminal-responsibility/ Opposition solons denounce hasty passage of bill lowering minimum age of criminal responsibility Published January 21, 2019, 4:45 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza Opposition lawmakers criticized on Monday the … Continue reading

Passage of bill lowering gov’t retirement age to 56 lauded | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P. (2018, November 15). Passage of bill lowering gov’t retirement age to 56 lauded. Inquirer.net. Retrieved November 15, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1053877/passage-of-bill-lowering-govt-retirement-age-to-56-lauded Rep. Antonio Tinio of the Act Teachers party-list. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO ACT   Passage of bill lowering gov’t retirement age to 56 lauded By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net … Continue reading

Militant solons slam Enrile for ‘fake history’ of martial law | Inquirer News

Reference: PDI. (2018, September 24).Militant solons slam Enrile for ‘fake history’ of martial law. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1035425/militant-solons-slam-enrile-for-fake-history-of-martial-law. Militant solons slam Enrile for ‘fake history’ of martial law Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:41 AM September 24, 2018 Militant lawmakers are not about to step on the brakes in their sharp riposte to … Continue reading

Solons seek House probe into ‘massacre’ of 7 Tausug men | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar.com]. (2018, September 18). Solons seek House probe into ‘massacre’ of 7 Tausug men. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/18/1852585/solons-seek-house-probe-massacre-7-tausug-men. Solons seek House probe into ‘massacre’ of 7 Tausug men (philstar.com) – September 18, 2018 – 4:54pm MANILA, Philippines — Lawmakers at the House of Representatives have called for an inquiry into the … Continue reading

Labor groups converge at UST to protest contractualization | Inquirer News

Reference: Orellana, F. (2018, August 27). Labor groups converge at UST to protest contractualization. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025251/labor-groups-converge-at-ust-to-protest-contractualization Labor groups converge at UST to protest contractualization By: Faye Orellana – Reporter / @FMOrellanaINQ INQUIRER.net / 11:31 AM August 27, 2018 Members of the Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) joined workers from other labor … 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

Women’s group calls Arroyo ‘cheater for all seasons’ | Sun Star

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2018, July 26). Women’s group calls Arroyo ‘cheater for all seasons’. SunStar. Retrieved August 7, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1754757/Manila/Local-News/Womens-group-calls-Arroyo-cheater-for-all-seasons Women’s group calls Arroyo ‘cheater for all seasons’ July 26, 2018 REPRESENTATIVES of women’s party-list group Gabriela at the House of Representatives have branded House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo the “cheater for all seasons.” … Continue reading

Philippine economists back tariff-free food imports pitched by Arroyo | BusinessMirror

Reference: Medenilla, S. P. (2018, August 6). Philippine economists back tariff-free food imports pitched by Arroyo. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 7, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/plebiscite-for-bangsamoro-law-cha-cha-to-cost-p7b-comelec/ Philippine economists back tariff-free food imports pitched by Arroyo By Samuel P. Medenilla August 6, 2018 THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday said it will require at least P7 billion to hold the … 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

Suarez remaining as House minority leader would be ‘laughable’ – Tinio | Inquirer News

Reference: Gonzales, C. (2018, July 26). Suarez remaining as House minority leader would be ‘laughable’ – Tinio. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1014605/suarez-remaining-as-house-minority-leader-would-be-laughable-tinio Suarez remaining as House minority leader would be ‘laughable’ – Tinio By: Cathrine Gonzales – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 12:59 PM July 26, 2018 Act Teachers Rep. Antonio Tinio slammed Quezon Rep. … Continue reading

Raucous House bickers over change in House leadership » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, July 25). Raucous House bickers over change in House leadership. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/07/25/raucous-house-bickers-over-change-in-house-leadership/ Raucous House bickers over change in House leadership Published July 25, 2018, 6:23 PM By Ben Rosario Notwithstanding appeals from both the former and incumbent speakers of the House of Representatives, plenary session … Continue reading

Alvarez yields: Time to move on | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2018, July 26). Alvarez yields: Time to move on. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271412/alvarez-yields-time-to-move-on.html Alvarez yields: Time to move on posted July 26, 2018 at 02:00 am by Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta Stripped of the speakership in a surprise power grab, Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon … Continue reading

House, Senate demand probe of loitering drive – Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2018, June 26). Cops, PDEA agents ‘escorted’ P11-billion shabu shipment?. http://www.malaya.com.ph. Retrieved June 26, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/268995/house-senate-demand-probe-of-loitering-drive.html House, Senate demand probe of loitering drive posted June 26, 2018 at 01:30 am by  Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta The leftist Makabayan bloc in the House of Representatives on Monday sought a congressional inquiry into … Continue reading

Palace: Loitering ban no preview of martial law – Manila Standard

Reference: Barcelo, V. & Cruz, M. (2018, June 20). Palace: Loitering ban no preview of martial law. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved June20, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/268514/palace-loitering-ban-no-preview-of-martial-law.html Palace: Loitering ban no preview of martial law posted June 20, 2018 at 01:30 am by Vito Barcelo and Maricel V. Cruz Going after loiterers is not a prelude to declaring martial law nationwide, … Continue reading

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