House eyes longer term for lawmakers, LGU execs | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, September 29). House eyes longer term for lawmakers, LGU execs. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/09/29/1955866/house-eyes-longer-term-lawmakers-lgu-execs House eyes longer term for lawmakers, LGU execs Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – September 29, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives is eyeing a longer term of office for … Continue reading

Pulong warns vs House coup | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 12). Pulong warns vs House coup. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/12/pulong-warns-vs-house-coup/ Pulong warns vs House coup By Hananeel Bordey – July 12, 2019 12:05 AM Paolo Duterte. Despite his father’s open endorsement of a term-sharing deal, Davao City Rep. Paolo “Pulong” Duterte remains … Continue reading

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

Is he serious? Pulong to join speaker race | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 03). Is he serious? Pulong to join speaker race. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/he-serious-pulong-join-speaker-race Is he serious? Pulong to join speaker race By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 03, 2019 PRESIDENTIAL son Davao City Rep. Paolo “Pulong” Duterte yesterday expressed intention to join the already tight speakership race even … 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

PDP anoints Velasco | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, June 27). PDP anoints Velasco. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/06/27/pdp-anoints-velasco/ PDP anoints Velasco By Hananeel Bordey – June 27, 2019 Best choice According to PDP stalwart Sen. Manny Pacquiao, Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco is the party’s choice over Pampanga Rep. Aurelio “Dong” Gonzalez and former … 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

Velasco has inside track in House race? | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, June 25). Velasco has inside track in House race? Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 26, 2019 https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/06/25/velasco-has-inside-track-in-house-race/ Velasco has inside track in House race? By Hananeel Bordey – June 25, 2019 Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco The Speakership race just got interesting. This, after touted frontrunner Marinduque … Continue reading

‘President hands off speakership race’ | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Valente, C. S. (2018, June 11). ‘President hands off speakership race’. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 11, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/president-hands-off-speakership-race/567480/ ‘President hands off speakership race’ | The Manila Times Online BY CATHERINE S. VALENTE, TMT JUNE 11, 2019 President Rodrigo Duterte would not endorse any lawmaker to become the next speaker of the House … Continue reading

Party-list coalition’s choice for speaker down to Velasco, Romualdez – solon | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A.V. (2019, June 11). Party-list coalition’s choice for speaker down to Velasco, Romualdez – solon. Inquirer.net. Retrieved June 11, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1128948/party-list-coalitions-choice-for-speaker-down-to-velasco-romualdez-solon Party-list coalition’s choice for speaker down to Velasco, Romualdez – solon By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 12:44 PM June 11, 2019 MANILA, Philippines – The … Continue reading

House eyeing P1.2-billion vaccine refund for Dengvaxia kids | Philippine Star

Reference: Diaz, Jess. (2018, March 22). House eyeing P1.2-billion vaccine refund for Dengvaxia kids. Philippine Star. Retrieved March 22, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/03/22/1799127/house-eyeing-p12-billion-vaccine-refund-dengvaxia-kids#AGICVATsYemkie8f.99 House eyeing P1.2-billion vaccine refund for Dengvaxia kids Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – March 22, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives is eyeing the allocation of the P1.2 … Continue reading

House bill makes ATM hacking an economic sabotage | Business | The Philippine Star

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, Febraury 07). House bill makes ATM hacking an economic sabotage. The Philippine Star. Retrieved February 07, 2018 from http://www.philstar.com/business/2018/02/07/1785239/house-bill-makes-atm-hacking-economic-sabotage House bill makes ATM hacking an economic sabotage By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) | Updated February 7, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives approved on third and … Continue reading

House to subpoena RWM chairman on casino attack | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2017, June 15). House to subpoena RWM chairman on casino attack. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 6, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-subpoena-rwm-chairman-casino-attack?qt-quicktabs_latest=1 House to subpoena RWM chairman on casino attack By WENDELL VIGILIA June 15, 2017 THE House of Representatives will subpoena Resorts World Manila (RWM) chairman David Chua Ming Huat to testify on the … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Lawmakers grill policemen, firemen on how solon’s dead wife lost her valuables

Reference: Baldo, G. (2017, June 22). Lawmakers grill policemen, firemen on how solon’s dead wife lost her valuables. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 22, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/lawmakers-grill-policemen-firemen-on-how-solon-s-dead-wife-lost-her-valuables Lawmakers grill policemen, firemen on how solon’s dead wife lost her valuables Written by Gerry Baldo Thursday, 22 June 2017 00:00 House members, … Continue reading

‘Lax, laxer’: Solons grill casino execs over attack

Reference: Yap, D. (2017, June 8). ‘Lax, laxer’: Solons grill casino execs over attack. Inquirer.net. Retrieved June 13, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/903567/lax-laxer-solons-grill-casino-execs-over-attack ‘Lax, laxer’: Solons grill casino execs over attack By: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 04:21 AM June 08, 2017 He may have been absent from Wednesday’s hearing, but Pampanga … Continue reading

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