Economic team to closely study new federalism drafts — Dominguez | Philstar.com

Reference: Cigaral, I. N. (2019, July 17). Economic team to closely study new federalism drafts — Dominguez. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 31, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/business/2019/07/17/1935474/economic-team-closely-study-new-federalism-drafts-dominguez Economic team to closely study new federalism drafts — Dominguez Ian Nicolas Cigaral (Philstar.com) – July 17, 2019 – 12:15pm MANILA, Philippines — Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said Tuesday 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

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

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

Murad okays Piñol transfer to MinDa | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 12). Murad okays Piñol transfer to MinDa. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/murad-okays-pi%C3%B1ol-transfer-minda Murad okays Piñol transfer to MinDa By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 12, 2019 THE interim chief minister of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) has agreed to the transfer of Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel … 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

Duterte meets with Misuari after dropping federalism push | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 10). Duterte meets with Misuari after dropping federalism push. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/duterte-meets-with-misuari-after-dropping-federalism-push/ Duterte meets with Misuari after dropping federalism push July 10, 2019 | 8:45 pm PCOO PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. Duterte on Tuesday met with Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) Chairman Nur Misuari in Malacañang, … 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

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

Shift to federalism can still be attained within Duterte’s term — Palace » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Kabiling, G. (2019, January 21). Shift to federalism can still be attained within Duterte’s term — Palace. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/01/21/shift-to-federalism-can-still-be-attained-within-dutertes-term-palace/ Shift to federalism can still be attained within Duterte’s term — Palace Published January 21, 2019, 3:44 PM By Genalyn Kabiling The proposed shift to federalism could still be … Continue reading

House working on resolution to finetune Con-Ass voting | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, August 07). House working on resolution to finetune Con-Ass voting. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 08, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272396/house-working-on-resolution-to-finetune-con-ass-voting.html House working on resolution to finetune Con-Ass voting posted August 07, 2018 at 01:05 am by Maricel Cruz The House of Representatives under the leadership of Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo will pass a resolution … Continue reading

Primer on draft Con-Com Charter: Part Sixteen | Manila Standard

Reference: Aquino. R.C. (2018, August 07). Primer on draft Con-Com Charter: Part Sixteen. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 08, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272382/primer-on-draft-con-com-charter-part-sixteen.html Primer on draft Con-Com Charter: Part Sixteen posted August 07, 2018 at 01:15 am by Ranhilio Callangan Aquino Con-Com 2018 Member Q: There used to be only one Supreme Court that was the repository of … Continue reading

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