3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E., Ramos-Araneta, M. & Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 13). 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299684/3-years-after-arbitral-win-vs-china-sea-claims.html 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims posted July 13, 2019 at 01:55 am by Rey E. Requejo and Macon Ramos-Araneta, MJ Blancaflor Carpio, Del Rosario … Continue reading

Duterte supports Romualdez for VP | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 13). Duterte supports Romualdez for VP. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299683/duterte-supports-romualdez-for-vp.html Duterte supports Romualdez for VP posted July 13, 2019 at 01:45 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Macon Ramos-Araneta President Rodrigo Duterte will support Leyte 1st District Rep. Martin Romualdez should the latter run for vice president … 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

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

Duterte pushes Cha-Cha, wavers on federal shift | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. (2019, June 27). Duterte pushes Cha-Cha, wavers on federal shift. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298312/duterte-pushes-cha-cha-wavers-on-federal-shift.html Duterte pushes Cha-Cha, wavers on federal shift By Nathaniel Mariano – June 27, 2019 For the first time, President Rodrigo Duterte seemed to lose heart in campaign promise to shift the country to a federal form of … Continue reading

No to corruption! | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, April 17). No to corruption! Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 25, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/17/no-to-corruption/ No to corruption! By Kristina Maralit – April 17, 2019 12:07 AM President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he vetoed several items amounting to P95.3 billion from the 2019 General Appropriations Act (GAA), because … Continue reading

Charter draft a ‘disaster’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2018, December 14). Charter draft a ‘disaster’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/14/charter-draft-a-disaster/ Charter draft a ‘disaster’ By Elmer N. Manuel – December 14, 2018 12:04 AM The House of Representatives cannot force the Senate to join in a constitutional assembly to vote on the proposed … Continue reading

PCA clones Road Board | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, February 11). PCA clones Road Board. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/11/pca-clones-road-board/ PCA clones Road Board By Kristina Maralit – February 11, 2019 12:05 AM The Philippine Coconut Authority was proposed to become a body similar to the anomalous Road Board, which prompted President Rodrigo Duterte … Continue reading

Pork won’t be allowed | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, February 12). Pork won’t be allowed. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/12/pork-wont-be-allowed/ Pork won’t be allowed By Kristina Maralit – February 12, 2019 12:05 AM The battle for the 2019 budget is not yet over despite the bicameral conference committee’s recent approval as it had … Continue reading

Disarm, farm lands | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, February 12). Disarm, farm lands. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/12/disarm-farm-lands/ Disarm, farm lands By Kristina Maralit – February 12, 2019 12:28 AM Reds get peace offer anew

How our Constitutions came to be | Inquirer Opinion

Reference: PDI. (2018, November 9).How our Constitutions came. Inquirer.net. Retrieved November 9, 2018 from https://opinion.inquirer.net/117342/how-our-constitutions-came-to-be How our Constitutions came to be By: Ambeth R. Ocampo – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:22 AM November 09, 2018 The Philippines has had five Constitutions: 1899 Malolos Constitution; 1935 Roosevelt Constitution; 1943 Japanese Occupation Constitution; 1973 Marcos Constitution; … Continue reading

Concom approves draft Federal Constitution | Philippine News Agency

Reference: Parrocha, A. (2018, July 03). Concom approves draft Federal Constitution. Philippine News Agency. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from http://www.pna.gov.ph/articles/1040192 Concom approves draft Federal Constitution By Azer Parrocha July 3, 2018, 12:10 pm MANILA — President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s Consultative Committee (Concom) tasked to draft a Federal Constitution on Tuesday approved in an en banc … Continue reading

ConCom: 56% support federalism | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. J. (2018, July 18). ConCom: 56% support federalism. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/07/18/concom-56-support-federalism/ ConCom: 56% support federalism By Mario J. Mallari – July 18, 2018 12:05 AM At least 56 percent of Filipinos support a shift to a federal form of government based on … Continue reading

Senate set to tackle draft federal charter | Philstar.com

Reference: Cabico, G. K. (2018, July 15). Senate set to tackle draft federal charter. PhilStar.com. Retrieved July 16, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/15/1833660/senate-set-tackle-draft-federal-charter Senate set to tackle draft federal charter Gaea Katreena Cabico (philstar.com) – July 15, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — Now in possession of an official copy of the draft federal constitution, the Senate panel tasked to … Continue reading

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