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

Cha-cha as good as dead | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Cacho-Olivares, N. (2018, August 03). Cha-cha as good as dead. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/03/cha-cha-as-good-as-dead/ Cha-cha as good as dead By Ninez-Cacho-Olivares – August 3, 2018 12:20 AM Voting separately is a must to get charter change (cha-cha) going, Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo said.

Concom eyes reorganization of JBC | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Punay, E. (2018, May 22). Concom eyes reorganization of JBC. The Philippine Star. Retrieved May 22, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/22/1817481/concom-eyes-reorganization-jbc Concom eyes reorganization of JBC Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) – May 22, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The consultative committee (Concom) tasked to draft a new constitution with a federal form of government has … Continue reading

Most Pinoys prefer Con-Con over Con-Ass | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2018, March 05). Most Pinoys prefer Con-Con over Con-Ass. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved March 05, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/most-pinoys-prefer-con-con-over-con-ass Most Pinoys prefer Con-Con over Con-Ass By ASHZEL HACHERO March 05, 2018 MAJORITY of Filipinos prefer to amend the Constitution via a constitutional convention, instead of a constituent assembly, Sen. Francis Pangilinan said yesterday.

People power needs continuing reform | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: San Luis, B. (2018, March 1). People power needs continuing reform. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved March 1, 2017 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/03/01/people-power-needs-continuing-reform/ People power needs continuing reform Published March 1, 2018, 12:11 AM By FR. BEL R. SAN LUIS, SVD 
WE have just celebrated the 32nd anniversary of the EDSA People Power I Revolution. Months after that historic … Continue reading

Wanna Dance? The Cha-Cha, I mean | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Baylon, J. B. (2018, January 29). Wanna Dance? The Cha-Cha, I mean. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 19, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/wanna-dance-cha-cha-i-mean Wanna Dance? The Cha-Cha, I mean By Jose Bayani Baylon January 29, 2018 FOR most of January many social media sites were abuzz about the efforts by legislators allied with President Duterte – … Continue reading

Alvarez has the will, finds new Cha-cha way | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, January 23). Alvarez has the will, finds new Cha-cha way. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved January 30, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alvarez-has-will-finds-new-cha-cha-way Alvarez has the will, finds new Cha-cha way By WENDELL VIGILIA January 23, 2018 SPEAKER Pantaleon Alvarez wants to render the Senate totally irrelevant in the administration’s push for a shift to … Continue reading

Alvarez has the will, finds new Cha-cha way | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, January 23). Alvarez has the will, finds new Cha-cha way. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved January 23, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alvarez-has-will-finds-new-cha-cha-way Alvarez has the will, finds new Cha-cha way By WENDELL VIGILIA January 23, 2018 SPEAKER Pantaleon Alvarez wants to render the Senate totally irrelevant in the administration’s push for a shift to … Continue reading

House to clip Senate powers

Reference: Baldo, G. and Rosales A.M. (2018, January 22). House to clip Senate powers. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved January 22, 2018 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/house-to-clip-senate-powers House to clip Senate powers Written by Gerry Baldo and Angie M. Rosales Monday, 22 January 2018  SENATE TO BE REDUCED TO REVIEWING TREATIES, APPOINTEES The House is moving … Continue reading

Palace won’t meddle in Cha-cha tug-of-war | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Mendez, C. and Tupas, E. (2018, January 21). Palace won’t meddle in Cha-cha tug-of-war. The Philippine Star. Retrieved January 22, 2018 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/01/21/1779843/palace-wont-meddle-cha-cha-tug-war Palace won’t meddle in Cha-cha tug-of-war By Christina Mendez and Emmanuel Tupas (The Philippine Star) | Updated January 21, 2018 – 12:00am No need to rush federal charter – Nene MANILA, Philippines … Continue reading

Senators slam Alvarez for Cha-cha threats | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tamayo, B. E. (2018, January 20). Senators slam Alvarez for Cha-cha threats . The Manila Times. Retrieved January 22, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/senators-slam-alvarez-cha-cha-threats/375407/ Senators slam Alvarez for Cha-cha threats | The Manila Times Online BY BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO ON JANUARY 20, 2018 Senators slammed Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez for calling on the electorate to vote in … Continue reading

Biz groups: Con-con for federalism shift | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Mercurio, R. (2018, January 22). Biz groups: Con-con for federalism shift. The Philippine Star. Retrieved January 22, 2018 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/01/22/1780210/biz-groups-con-con-federalism-shift Biz groups: Con-con for federalism shift By Richmond Mercurio (The Philippine Star) | Updated January 22, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Three of the country’s top business groups support the lifting of economic restrictions … Continue reading

Get con-con rolling – Atienza | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Villanueva, R. (2018, January 15).Get con-con rolling – Atienza. The Manila Times. Retrieved from http://www.manilatimes.net/get-con-con-rolling-atienza/374383/ Get con-con rolling – Atienza by RALPH U. VILLANUEVA AND JEFFERSON ANTIPORDA  on JANUARY 15, 2018   House senior deputy minority leader Lito Atienza on Sunday urged congress to “waste no time” in getting the ball rolling for a constitutional convention (con-con), … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Senate warns cha-cha to fail thru joint vote

Reference: Rosales, A. & Tuvera, T. (2017, January 15). Evasive Senate warns cha-cha to fail thru joint vote. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved January 15, 2018 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/senate-warns-cha-cha-to-fail-thru-joint-vote   Senate warns cha-cha to fail thru joint vote Written by  Tribune Wires Monday, 15 January 2018 PANGILINAN DOUBTS MAY PLEBISCITE By Angie … Continue reading

Con-Con more acceptable than Con-Ass – Atienza | The Manila Times Online

Con-Con more acceptable than Con-Ass – Atienza | The Manila Times Online BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON NOVEMBER 1, 2016 Source: Panti, L. (2016, November 1). Con-Con more acceptable than Con-Ass – Atienza. The Manila Times. Retrieved November 1, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/con-con-acceptable-con-ass-atienza/294162/ AMENDING the 1987 Constitution through a Constitutional Convention where voters elect the … Continue reading

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