Faeldon told: Attend GCTA hearing or be detained anew | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, September 02). Faeldon told: Attend GCTA hearing or be detained anew. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/faeldon-told-attend-gcta-hearing-or-be-detained-anew Faeldon told: Attend GCTA hearing or be detained anew September 02, 2019 BY VINCE NONATO The Senate has issued a subpoena commanding Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director General Nicanor Faeldon to … Continue reading

Plenaries won’t impede budget | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2019, August 22). Plenaries won’t impede budget. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved August 23, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/08/22/plenaries-wont-impede-budget/ Plenaries won’t impede budget By Keith A. Calayag – August 22, 2019 12:04 AM To speed up deliberations on the 2020 national budget and have it approved before the turn of … Continue reading

Mafia owns PhilHealth | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, August 15). Mafia owns PhilHealth. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved August 15, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/08/15/mafia-owns-philhealth/ Mafia owns PhilHealth By Hananeel Bordey – August 15, 2019 12:08 AM Seven members of an alleged mafia behind the irregularities in state-owned Philippine Health Insurance Corp (PhilHealth) who exerted vast influence that … Continue reading

Oversight now House priority | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. & Ablon, G. M. (2019, January 14). Oversight now House priority. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved January 14, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/14/oversight-now-house-priority/ Oversight now House priority The House of Representatives focuses on oversight while the Senate ponders on quickly passing the budget when Congress resumes today in an abbreviated session … Continue reading

Damned…lawmakers always coming under fire, Poe says | Inquirer News

Reference: Ager, M. (2018, August 27). Damned…lawmakers always coming under fire, Poe says. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025350/damned-if-you-do-damned-if-you-dont-lawmakers-always-under-fire-poe-says Damned…lawmakers always coming under fire, Poe says By: Maila Ager – Reporter / @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net / 04:57 PM August 27, 2018 Damned if you do, damned if you don’t. Senator Grace Poe on Monday lamented … Continue reading

Ad deal aboveboard, Tulfo siblings insist | SunStar

Reference: Sarmiento, J. / SunStar Philippines. (2018, August 14). Ad deal aboveboard, Tulfo siblings insist. SunStar – Manila. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1757950/Manila/Local-News/Ad-deal-aboveboard-Tulfo-siblings-insist Ad deal aboveboard, Tulfo siblings insist August 14, 2018 A VERBAL tussle between the Tulfo siblings and Senator Antonio Trillanes IV ensued at the Senate blue ribbon committee hearing Tuesday, August … Continue reading

Congress’ power to detain clipped | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Murcia, A. (2018, August 15). Congress’ power to detain clipped. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/15/congress-power-to-detain-clipped/ Congress’ power to detain clipped By Alvin Murcia – August 15, 2018 12:03 AM The Supreme Court (SC) has issued a ruling that it is not within the power of Congress … Continue reading

BoC, PDEA clash | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. & Pingol, M. (2018, August 15). BoC, PDEA clash. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/15/boc-pdea-clash/ BoC, PDEA clash By The Editorial Staff – August 15, 2018 12:06 AM By Hananeel Bordey and Michael Pingol Who’s in trouble now?

Palace ‘alarmed’ over suspension of House budget hearings | Inquirer News

Reference: Leonen, J. (2018, August 13). Palace ‘alarmed’ over suspension of House budget hearings. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1020706/palace-alarmed-over-suspension-of-house-budget-hearings Palace ‘alarmed’ over suspension of House budget hearings By: Julius N. Leonen – Reporter / @JLeonenINQ INQUIRER.net / 04:28 PM August 13, 2018 Malacañang had nothing but harsh words for the House of Representatives … Continue reading

House of Representatives calls off Monday work due to persistent rains | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, August 13). House of Representatives calls off Monday work due to persistent rains. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1020510/house-of-representatives-calls-off-monday-work-due-to-persistent-rains House of Representatives calls off Monday work due to persistent rains But energy committee hearing to push through By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 09:46 AM … Continue reading

Sotto suspends work at Senate | Inquirer News

Reference: Ager, M. (2018, August 13). Sotto suspends work at Senate. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1020499/sotto-suspends-work-at-senate-from-11-a-m-august-13 Sotto suspends work at Senate By: Maila Ager – Reporter / @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net / 08:34 AM August 13, 2018 Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III has suspended work in the Senate starting 11 a.m. Monday. “We are suspending … Continue reading

GMA: No committee hearings on Cha-cha; leave that to Con-Ass | BusinessMirror

Reference: Dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 7). GMA: No committee hearings on Cha-cha; leave that to Con-Ass. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/gma-no-committee-hearings-on-cha-cha-leave-that-to-con-ass/ GMA: No committee hearings on Cha-cha; leave that to Con-Ass By Jovee Marie Dela Cruz on August 7, 2018 Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Tuesday directed lawmakers to discuss all proposed amendments to … Continue reading

Sotto on straight man groping another straight man: ‘Not harassment’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Cepeda, C. (2018, August 02). Sotto on straight man groping another straight man: ‘Not harassment’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017013/sotto-on-straight-man-groping-another-straight-man-not-harassment Sotto on straight man groping another straight man: ‘Not harassment’ By: Cody Cepeda – Content Strategist / @CCepedaINQ INQUIRER.net / 05:29 PM August 02, 2018 Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III and … Continue reading

Nancy Binay wants Mocha Uson invited at Senate Cha-cha, federalism hearing | Inquirer News

Reference: Ager, M. (2018, August 01). Nancy Binay wants Mocha Uson invited at Senate Cha-cha, federalism hearing. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016613/nancy-binay-wants-mocha-uson-invited-at-senate-cha-cha-federalism-hearing Nancy Binay wants Mocha Uson invited at Senate Cha-cha, federalism hearing By: Maila Ager – Reporter / @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net / 01:49 PM August 01, 2018 How would Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha … Continue reading

2022 polls likely ‘hybrid’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. J. (2018, August 01). 2022 polls likely ‘hybrid’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/01/2022-polls-likely-hybrid/ 2022 polls likely ‘hybrid’ By Mario J. Mallari – August 1, 2018 12:05 AM “Perhaps we can study moves by other countries. (Let us) look at the possibility of (holding) hybrid … Continue reading

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