Bayan Muna mulls challenging Mocha appointment before SC | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, October 2). Bayan Muna mulls challenging Mocha appointment before SC. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/02/1956760/bayan-muna-mulls-challenging-mocha-appointment-sc Bayan Muna mulls challenging Mocha appointment before SC Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – October 2, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Party-list group Bayan Muna is considering questioning before the Supreme Court (SC) … Continue reading

CIDG charges youth group, lawmakers with kidnap | Inquirer News

Reference: Pazzibugan, D. Z. (2019, August 22). CIDG charges youth group, lawmakers with kidnap. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 22, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1156188/cidg-charges-youth-group-lawmakers-with-kidnap CIDG charges youth group, lawmakers with kidnap By: Dona Z. Pazzibugan – Reporter / @dpazzibuganINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:16 AM August 22, 2019 The Department of Justice (DOJ) has summoned three incumbent and … Continue reading

Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Cruz, M. V. (2019, July 16). Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299921/speaker-post-up-to-solons-to-decide-palace.html Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace posted July 16, 2019 at 01:45 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Maricel V. Cruz Despite a term sharing deal brokered by President Rodrigo Duterte, … Continue reading

Alan: Choice for minority leader depends on rules to be adopted | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 16). Alan: Choice for minority leader depends on rules to be adopted. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-choice-minority-leader-depends-rules-be-adopted Alan: Choice for minority leader depends on rules to be adopted By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 16, 2019 WHILE recognizing the importance of having a genuine opposition, presumptive speaker Alan … Continue reading

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

Palace studying return of water services to government control | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. (2019, June 25). Palace studying return of water services to government control. BusinessWorld. Retrieved June 26, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/palace-studying-return-of-water-services-to-government-control/ Palace studying return of water services to government control June 25, 2019 Residents affected by the rotational service interruption of the Manila Water queue with their containers for water ration from the local … Continue reading

‘Lumad’ takes IP struggle to Congress | Inquirer News

Reference: Mascariñas, E.M. (2019, June 9). ‘Lumad’ takes IP struggle to Congress. Inquirer.net. Retrieved June 10, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1128163/lumad-takes-ip-struggle-to-congress ‘Lumad’ takes IP struggle to Congress By: Erwin M. Mascariñas – @inquirerdotnet Inquirer Mindanao / 05:04 AM June 09, 2019 SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Philippines — After years of struggling for the rights of indigenous … 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

Maza quits as NAPC head | BusinessMirror

Reference: Nicolas, B. (2018, August 20). Maza quits as NAPC head. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/maza-quits-as-napc-head/ Maza quits as NAPC head By Bernadette D. Nicolas August 20, 2018 NATIONAL Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) Lead Convener and Secretary Liza Maza announced on Monday her resignation from her Palace post, citing, among others, President Duterte’s decision to cancel … Continue reading

Palace to 4 ex-solons: Surrender, prove your innocence | Sun Star

Reference: Gita, R. A. (2018, July 31). title of article. SunStar. Retrieved August 1, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1755600/Manila/Local-News/Palace-to-4-ex-solons-Surrender-prove-your-innocence Palace to 4 ex-solons: Surrender, prove your innocence RUTH ABBEY GITA MALACAÑANG on Tuesday, July 31, urged National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) Secretary Liza Maza and three other left-leaning former lawmakers to surrender and prove their innocence. Speaking to … Continue reading

Higher fares loom as LTFRB studies petitions | Philstar.com

Reference: Rivera, D. & Emmanuel, T. (2018, May 24). Higher fares loom as LTFRB studies petitions. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 24, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/24/1818143/higher-fares-loom-ltfrb-studies-petitions Higher fares loom as LTFRB studies petitions Danessa Rivera, Emmanuel Tupas (The Philippine Star) – May 24, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — With skyrocketing fuel prices, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory … Continue reading

Palace defends: Duterte did not promise to end all forms of contractualization | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. and Aguinaldo, C. A. (2018, May 02). Palace defends: Duterte did not promise to end all forms of contractualization. BusinessWorld. Retrieved May 09, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/palace-defends-duterte-did-not-promise-to-end-all-forms-of-contractualization/ Palace defends: Duterte did not promise to end all forms of contractualization May 2, 2018 | 9:10 pm PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. Duterte’s executive order (EO) … 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

Group finalizes case against TRAIN Law – Manila Standard

Reference: Lim, A. (2018, January 3). Group finalizes case against TRAIN Law. manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 4, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/255433/group-finalizes-case-against-train-law.html Group finalizes case against TRAIN Law posted January 03, 2018 at 12:24 pm by Arlene Lim The legal team of Bayan Muna Party-list is finalizing its case against the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law.

House panel approves first impeach complaint against Sereno | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Cabico, G.K. (2017, September 13). House panel approves first impeach complaint against Sereno. The Philippine Star. Retrieved September 13, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/09/13/1738723/house-panel-approves-first-impeach-complaint-against-sereno House panel approves first impeach complaint against Sereno By Gaea Katreena Cabico (philstar.com) | Updated September 13, 2017 – 12:25pm MANILA, Philippines (Updated 12:37 p.m.) — Voting 30-4, the House justice committee … Continue reading

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