Farmers’ groups gather signatures vs Rice Tariffication Law | Philstar.com

Reference: San Juan, R. (2019, October 4). Farmers’ groups gather signatures vs Rice Tariffication Law. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/04/1957403/farmers-groups-gather-signatures-vs-rice-tariffication-law Farmers’ groups gather signatures vs Rice Tariffication Law Ratziel San Juan (Philstar.com) – October 4, 2019 – 2:51pm MANILA, Philippines — Agricultural organizations Bantay Bigas and the National Federation of Peasant Women (Amihan), … Continue reading

‘Red October’ plot is Duterte admin’s ‘height of paranoia’ — Makabayan bloc | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P. A. (2018, September 26). ‘Red October’ plot is Duterte admin’s ‘height of paranoia’ — Makabayan bloc. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1036536/red-october-plot-is-duterte-admins-height-of-paranoia-makabayan-bloc. ‘Red October’ plot is Duterte admin’s ‘height of paranoia’ — Makabayan bloc By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 03:23 PM September 26, 2018 The … 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

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

House okays rice tariff bill on second reading | BusinessMirror

Reference: Dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 7). House okays rice tariff bill on second reading. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-okays-rice-tariff-bill-on-second-reading/ House okays rice tariff bill on second reading By Jovee Marie De la Cruz on August 7, 2018 THE House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on second reading House Bill (HB) 7735, or the proposed … Continue reading

P1-million bounty put up on ex-solons’ heads | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, August 05). P1-million bounty put up on ex-solons’ heads. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272223/p1-million-bounty-put-up-on-ex-solons-heads.html P1-million bounty put up on ex-solons’ heads posted August 05, 2018 at 01:35 am by Maricel Cruz The group Citizens Crime Watch is offering P1-million bounty for any information that will lead to the arrest … 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

‘No surprise con-ass on SONA day’ | PhilStar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, July 19). ‘No surprise con-ass on SONA day’. PhilStar.com. Retrieved May 30, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/19/1834861/no-surprise-con-ass-sona-day ‘No surprise con-ass on SONA day’ Jess Diaz (philstar.com) – July 19, 2018 MANILA, Philippines — Congressmen will not spring a surprise constituent assembly (con-ass) on senators on Monday, the day President Duterte delivers his third … 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

Makabayan bloc pushes to grant Filipino citizenship to Sister Fox | Philstar.com

Reference: Cabico, G. K. (2018, May 2018). Makabayan bloc pushes to grant Filipino citizenship to Sister Fox. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 30, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/30/1820034/makabayan-bloc-pushes-grant-filipino-citizenship-sister-fox Makabayan bloc pushes to grant Filipino citizenship to Sister Fox Gaea Katreena Cabico (philstar.com) – May 30, 2018 – 11:58am MANILA, Philippines (Updated 12:57 p.m.) — The House of Representatives’ … Continue reading

DOT chief pressed to resign: Brods’ move to return P60M seen as admission of guilt | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2018, May 08). DOT chief pressed to resign: Brods’ move to return P60M seen as admission of guilt. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 08, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/dot-chief-pressed-resign-brods%E2%80%99-move-return-p60m-seen-admission-guilt DOT chief pressed to resign: Brods’ move to return P60M seen as admission of guilt By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR May 08, 2018 TWO brothers of Tourism … Continue reading

Solons demand Tourism chief’s ouster – Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, May 3). Solons demand Tourism chief’s ouster. manilastandard.net. Retrieved May 3, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/264727/solons-demand-tourism-chief-s-ouster.html Solons demand Tourism chief’s ouster posted May 03, 2018 at 01:30 am by  Maricel Cruz OPPOSITION lawmakers on Wednesday called for the immediate resignation of Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo after the Commission on Audit tasked her department for paying a … Continue reading

Labor groups unite vs ‘endo’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Naval, G. & Vigilia, W. (2018, May 01). Labor groups unite vs ‘endo’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 02, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/labor-groups-unite-vs-%E2%80%98endo%E2%80%99 Labor groups unite vs ‘endo’ May 01, 2018 By Gerard Naval and Wendell Vigilia LABOR groups will march from Welcome Rotunda in Quezon City to the historic Mendiola Bridge in Manila today … Continue reading

EO not enough, say labor groups | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J. (2018, May 02). EO not enough, say labor groups. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 02, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/eo-not-enough-say-labor-groups EO not enough, say labor groups May 02, 2018 BY JP LOPEZ AND GERARD NAVAL MILITANT labor groups rejected an executive order prohibiting illegal contracting or sub-contracting, saying what was signed was the one … Continue reading

House members welcome Palace move to resume talks with Reds | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, April 05). House members welcome Palace move to resume talks with Reds. Inquirer.net. Retrieved April 05 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/980295/house-members-welcome-palace-move-to-resume-talks-with-reds House members welcome Palace move to resume talks with Reds By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 12:50 PM April 05, 2018 House members have welcomed the order of … Continue reading

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