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

House to tackle divorce bill, death penalty | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, October 20). House to tackle divorce bill, death penalty. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/20/1961705/house-tackle-divorce-bill-death-penalty House to tackle divorce bill, death penalty Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – October 20, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano intends to get a consensus of the members of the … Continue reading

Economic Cha-cha bill filed at House | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, July 25). Economic Cha-cha bill filed at House. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/25/1937728/economic-cha-cha-bill-filed-house Economic Cha-cha bill filed at House Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – July 25, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The administration’s Charter change (Cha-cha) initiative is still alive at the House of Representatives despite the … Continue reading

Cha-cha won’t derail next elections — Cayetano | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, July 17). Cha-cha won’t derail next elections — Cayetano . Philstar.com. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/17/1935410/cha-cha-wont-derail-next-elections-cayetano Cha-cha won’t derail next elections — Cayetano Jess Diaz (philstar.com) – July 17, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives, in carrying out President Duterte’s marching order for his congressional allies to pursue … Continue reading

Federalism now dances to Cha-cha beat | Inquirer News

Salaverria, L. B. (2019, July 17). Federalism now dances to Cha-cha beat. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1142592/federalism-now-dances-to-cha-cha-beat Federalism now dances to Cha-cha beatBy: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:16 AM July 17, 2019 Taking its cue from President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent pronouncements, the government body tasked with … Continue reading

DOWNLOAD: The complete final draft of the federal Constitution | Inquirer News

Reference: Leonen, J. N. (2018, July 09). DOWNLOAD: The complete final draft of the federal Constitution. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1008581/download-the-complete-final-draft-of-the-federal-constitution DOWNLOAD: The complete final draft of the federal Constitution By: Julius N. Leonen – Reporter / @JLeonenINQ INQUIRER.net / 07:40 PM July 09, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte’s 22-member Consultative Committee has officially … Continue reading

Cayetano rebuffs Lacson on term extension proposal | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, July 14). Duterte’s SONA 2019 will be P200K cheaper. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/14/1934657/dutertes-sona-2019-will-be-p200k-cheaper Duterte’s SONA 2019 will be P200K cheaper Jess Diaz (philstar.com) – July 14, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The proposal to give members of the House of Representatives and local officials longer terms of office of … Continue reading

Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. N. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 15). Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299839/taguig-lawmaker-stirs-furor-over-term-limit.html Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit posted July 15, 2019 at 01:35 am by Rio N. Araja and Macon Ramos-Araneta Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate on Sunday hit Taguig … Continue reading

What Alan really wants: Lifting of term limits | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 12). What Alan really wants: Lifting of term limits. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/what-alan-really-wants-lifting-term-limits What Alan really wants: Lifting of term limits By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 12, 2019 TAGUIG-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano will push for the lifting of the term limits of lawmakers and local … Continue reading

Cayetano favors longer term for lawmakers, local execs | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, July 11). Cayetano favors longer term for lawmakers, local execs. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/11/1933821/cayetano-favors-longer-term-lawmakers-local-execs Cayetano favors longer term for lawmakers, local execs Jess Diaz  (philstar.com) – July 11, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano, whom President Duterte has endorsed to be the next speaker of … Continue reading

Recto: Isko’s efforts to fix Manila show charter change not sole solution | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, July 10). Recto: Isko’s efforts to fix Manila show charter change not sole solution. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/10/1933604/recto-iskos-efforts-fix-manila-show-charter-change-not-sole-solution Recto: Isko’s efforts to fix Manila show charter change not sole solution Gaea Katreena Cabico  (philstar.com) – July 10, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Manila Mayor Isko Moreno actions in his … Continue reading

Ample powers for Rody’s use to solve PH ills | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 10). Ample powers for Rody’s use to solve PH ills. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299400/ample-powers-for-rody-s-use-to-solve-ph-ills.html Ample powers for Rody’s use to solve PH ills posted July 10, 2019 at 01:40 am by MJ Blancaflor and Macon Ramos-Araneta President Rodrigo Duterte can impose martial law, declare … Continue reading

Martial rule still an option for Duterte presidency | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 09). Martial rule still an option for Duterte presidency. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/martial-rule-still-an-option-for-duterte-presidency/ Martial rule still an option for Duterte presidency July 9, 2019 | 8:55 pm PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE — PHILSTAR/JOVEN CAGANDE PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte may still declare martial law, assume emergency powers or … Continue reading

Some Senators eyeing presidency, says Drilon | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 10). Some Senators eyeing presidency, says Drilon. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/10/some-senators-eyeing-presidency-says-drilon/ Some Senators eyeing presidency, says Drilon By TDT – July 10, 2019 12:05 AM Drilon Without dropping names, opposition Sen. Franklin Drilon yesterday disclosed a number of his Senate peers are casting … Continue reading

Alan eyes term extension for solons, local execs | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 10). Alan eyes term extension for solons, local execs. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-eyes-term-extension-solons-local-execs Alan eyes term extension for solons, local execs By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 10, 2019 HE has yet to assume his post as speaker but Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano has already set … Continue reading

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