Salceda: No lump sum allocations in 2019 budget | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 17). Salceda: No lump sum allocations in 2019 budget. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/salceda-no-lump-sum-allocations-2019-budget Salceda: No lump sum allocations in 2019 budget By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 17, 2019 LUMP sum allocations in the annual national budget, often a source of graft and corruption, will be minimized … Continue reading

Term-sharing a guide — solons | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordery, H. (2019, July 15). Term-sharing a guide — solons. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/15/term-sharing-a-guide-solons/ Term-sharing a guide — solons By Hananeel Bordey – July 15, 2019 12:05 AM Saying House members are already tired of the Speakership battle that had dragged on for months, two legislators … Continue reading

Speakership scheme could stunt reforms | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 15). Speakership scheme could stunt reforms. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/speakership-scheme-could-stunt-reforms/ Speakership scheme could stunt reforms By Charmaine A. Tadalan, Reporter – July 15, 2019 | 12:32 am THE PLANNED term-sharing of speaker aspirants Taguig 1st district Rep. Alan Peter S. Cayetano and Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay … 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

Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if… | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 15). Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if…. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-says-%E2%80%98pork-free%E2%80%99-budget-possible-if%E2%80%A6 Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if… By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 15, 2019 THE devil is in the details. Presumptive speaker Alan Peter Cayetano wants Congress to clearly define what “pork barrel” allocations are to … Continue reading

Beleaguered bet sues for backing | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 13). Beleaguered bet sues for backing. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/13/beleaguered-bet-sues-for-backing/ Beleaguered bet sues for backing By Hananeel Bordey – July 13, 2019 12:05 AM Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano. It seems Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano is now unsure of a smooth path … Continue reading

Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 11). Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/speakership-race-proxy-war-between-sara-cabinet Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 11, 2019 A LAWMAKER who supported the speakership bid of Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night claimed that he … Continue reading

Alvarez eyes Cha-cha approval before year ends | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, February 15). Alvarez eyes Cha-cha approval before year ends. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 15, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alvarez-eyes-cha-cha-approval-year-ends Alvarez eyes Cha-cha approval before year ends By WENDELL VIGILIA February 15, 2018 SPEAKER Pantaleon Alvarez is eyeing the approval of the proposed shift to a parliamentary form of government approved before the … Continue reading

SPECIAL COMMITTEES – 17th Congress

Reference: Philippines, House of Representatives. (2018, January 23). HOUSE COMMITTEES – SPECIAL COMMITTEES – 17th Congress. Retrieved January 23, 2018 from http://www.congress.gov.ph/committees/?v=special HOUSE COMMITTEES SPECIAL COMMITTEES – 17th Congress Standing Committees Special Committees SPECIAL COMMITTEES – 14 Chairperson 1. Bases Conversion Calixto-Rubiano, Emi G. 2. Bicol Recovery And Economic Development Unico, Renato Jr. J. 3. … Continue reading

STANDING COMMITTEES – 17th Congress

Reference: House of Representatives. (2018, January 23). HOUSE COMMITTEES – STANDING COMMITTEES – 17th Congress. Retrieved January 23, 2018 from http://www.congress.gov.ph/committees/?v=standing HOUSE COMMITTEES STANDING COMMITTEES – 17th Congress Standing Committees Special Committees STANDING COMMITTEES – 58 Chairperson 1. Accounts Ermita-Buhain, Elenita Milagros 2. Agrarian Reform Relampagos, Rene L. 3. Agriculture And Food Panganiban, Jose Jr. … Continue reading

SPECIAL COMMITTEES – 17th Congress

HOUSE COMMITTEES SPECIAL COMMITTEES – 17th Congress Standing Committees Special Committees Source: Philippines. House of Representatives. (17th Congress). House Committees — Special Committees. Retrieved July 25, 2017 from http://www.congress.gov.ph/committees/?v=special SPECIAL COMMITTEES – 14 Chairperson 1. Bases Conversion Calixto-Rubiano, Emi G. 2. Bicol Recovery And Economic Development Unico, Renato Jr. J. 3. Climate Change Co, Christopher … Continue reading

STANDING COMMITTEES – 17th Congress

HOUSE COMMITTEES STANDING COMMITTEES – 17th Congress Source: Philippines. House of Representatives. (17th Congress). House Committees — Standing Committees. Retrieved July 25, 2017 from http://www.congress.gov.ph/committees/?v=standing Standing Committees Special Committees STANDING COMMITTEES – 58 Chairperson 1. Accounts Ermita-Buhain, Elenita Milagros 2. Agrarian Reform Relampagos, Rene L. 3. Agriculture And Food Panganiban, Jose Jr. T. CPA,LLB 4. … Continue reading

HOUSE COMMITTEES (SPECIAL COMMITTEES) – 17th Congress

HOUSE COMMITTEES SPECIAL COMMITTEES – 17th Congress Source: Philippines. House of Representatives. (17th Congress). House Committees — Special Committees. Retrieved September 20, 2016 from http://www.congress.gov.ph/committees/?v=special SPECIAL COMMITTEES – 14 Chairperson 1. Bases Conversion Calixto-Rubiano, Emi G. 2. Bicol Recovery And Economic Development Unico, Renato Jr. J. 3. Climate Change Co, Christopher S. 4. East Asean … Continue reading

HOUSE COMMITTEES (STANDING COMMITTEES) – 17th Congress

HOUSE COMMITTEES STANDING COMMITTEES – 17th Congress Source: Philippines. House of Representatives. (17th Congress). House Committees — Standing Committees. Retrieved September 20, 2016 from http://www.congress.gov.ph/committees/?v=standing STANDING COMMITTEES – 58 Chairperson 1. Accounts Ermita-Buhain, Elenita Milagros 2. Agrarian Reform Relampagos, Rene L. 3. Agriculture And Food Panganiban, Jose Jr. T. CPA,LLB 4. Appropriations Nograles, Karlo Alexei … Continue reading

Vilma, Sonny get House committees | Malaya Business Insight

Vilma, Sonny get House committees | Malaya Business Insight By WENDELL VIGILIA August 18, 2016 Source: Vigilia, W. (2016, August 18). Vilma, Sonny get House committees. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 18, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/vilma-sonny-get-house-committees THE leadership of the House of Representatives has appointed Batangas Rep. Vilma Santos-Recto as chair of the House committee on … Continue reading

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