DoH asked to provide budget for addressing open defecation | The Manila Times

Reference: Ismael, J. J. (2019, September 22). DoH asked to provide budget for addressing open defecation. The Manila Times. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/09/22/news/national/doh-asked-to-provide-budget-for-addressing-open-defecation/619918/ DoH asked to provide budget for addressing open defecation By JAVIER J. ISMAEL September 22, 2019 SEN. Cynthia Villar has expressed disappointment over the measly budget the Department of Health … Continue reading

Villar wants GSIS coverage for barangay officials | The Manila Times

Reference: Ismael, J. J. (2019, August 23). Villar wants GSIS coverage for barangay officials. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 23, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/villar-wants-gsis-coverage-for-barangay-officials/604392/ Villar wants GSIS coverage for barangay officials By JAVIER J. ISMAEL August 23, 2019 SEN. Cynthia Villar has filed a bill seeking Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) coverage for barangay (village) officials.

Sotto sure of keeping Senate leadership | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. N. (2019, July 10). Sotto sure of keeping Senate leadership. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/10/sotto-sure-of-keeping-senate-leadership/ Sotto sure of keeping Senate leadership By Elmer N. Manuel – July 10, 2019 12:05 AM SOTTO Unlike the fierce battle for the House speakership that needed to be settled … Continue reading

Senators set to file pet bills ahead of 18th Congress opening | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. (2019, June 30). Senators set to file pet bills ahead of 18th Congress opening. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/senators-set-to-file-pet-bills-ahead-of-18th-congress-opening/ Senators set to file pet bills ahead of 18th Congress opening June 30, 2019 | 11:09 pm SENATORS WILL begin filing their pet bills and resolutions on Monday, three weeks before the opening … Continue reading

Rice law earns mixed reviews | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 18). Rice law earns mixed reviews. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 19, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/18/rice-law-earns-mixed-reviews/ Rice law earns mixed reviews By Mario J. Mallari – February 18, 2019 02:30 AM Maybe it’s the fear of the unknown, but President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to sign into a law … Continue reading

Budget OKd sans cash scheme | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 09). Budget OKd sans cash scheme. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/09/budget-okd-sans-cash-scheme/ Budget OKd sans cash scheme By Mario J. Mallari – February 9, 2019 12:05 AM President Rodrigo Duterte finally received his P3.757 billion proposed 2019 national budget from Congress yesterday ending months … Continue reading

Hugpong stump starts campaigns | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 12). Hugpong stump starts campaigns. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/12/hugpong-stump-starts-campaigns/ Hugpong stump starts campaigns By Mario J. Mallari – February 12, 2019 12:21 AM The campaign period for the senatorial race in the midterm elections starts today with candidates supported by Davao City … Continue reading

Queries on MoU seen premature | Daily Tribune

SOTTO Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, November 22). Queries on MoU seen premature. Tribune.net.ph. Retrieved November 22, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/11/22/queries-on-mou-seen-premature/ Queries on MoU seen premature By Mario J. Mallari – November 22, 2018 12:05 AM The Senate is not in a hurry to check on the planned joint exploration of China and the Philippines in the disputed … Continue reading

Candidates with famous names have edge – Roque | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. & Salaverria, L. B. (2018, September 25). Candidates with famous names have edge – Roque. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1035823/candidates-with-famous-names-have-edge-roque. Candidates with famous names have edge – Roque By: Christine O. Avendaño, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:44 AM September 25, 2018 Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque, … Continue reading

Senator Villar: Manila Bay 5 times dirtier now than in 2008 | Inquirer News

Reference: Orejas, T. (2018, September 25). Senator Villar: Manila Bay 5 times dirtier now than in 2008. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1035795/senator-villar-manila-bay-5-times-dirtier-now-than-in-2008. Senator Villar: Manila Bay 5 times dirtier now than in 2008 By: Tonette Orejas – @ttorejasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:03 AM September 25, 2018 Manila Bay is now five times … Continue reading

Senate passes bill giving coconut farmers greater representation in PCA board | Inquirer News

Reference: Lalu, G. P. (2018, September 24). Senate passes bill giving coconut farmers greater representation in PCA board. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1035647/senate-passes-bill-giving-coconut-farmers-greater-representation-in-pca-board. Senate passes bill giving coconut farmers greater representation in PCA board By: Gabriel Pabico Lalu – Reporter / @GabrielLaluINQ INQUIRER.net / 05:39 PM September 24, 2018 All 18 senators present … Continue reading

DA scraps farmers’ subsidy for credit financing scheme | Inquirer News

Reference: Ocampo, K. (2018, September 11). DA scraps farmers’ subsidy for credit financing scheme. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 11, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1030512/da-scraps-farmers-subsidy-for-credit-financing-scheme#ixzz5Qldm6ur3. DA scraps farmers’ subsidy for credit financing scheme By: Karl R. Ocampo – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:21 AM September 11, 2018 Sen. Cynthia Villar questioned the Department of Agriculture’s (DA) move to scrap its subsidy program … Continue reading

Robredo, Liberal Party refute Duterte’s ouster claim | Philstar.com

Reference: Adel, R. (2018, September 09). Robredo, Liberal Party refute Duterte’s ouster claim. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/09/1850000/robredo-liberal-party-refute-dutertes-ouster-claim. Robredo, Liberal Party refute Duterte’s ouster claim (philstar.com) – September 9, 2018 – 4:42pm MANILA, Philippines — Vice President Leni Robredo and the opposition Liberal Party, which she chairs, on Sunday once again denied that … Continue reading

Go, JV, Bato favored | Daily Tribune

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, May 14). Go, JV, Bato favored. Daily Tribune. Retrieved May 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/05/13/go-jv-bato-favored/ Go, JV, Bato favored BY MARIO J. MALLARI, DT ON MAY 14, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte’s candidates are on track to dominate today’s midterm polls which is crucial for the final salvo of his reform thrust in … Continue reading

House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices | BusinessMirror

Reference: Fernandez, B. (2018, August 27). Senate won’t do Cha-cha with House, says Lacson. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/senators-remain-divided-on-what-to-do-with-nfa/ House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices By Butch Fernandez August 27, 2018 Senate leaders are divided on calls to abolish the National Food Authority (NFA), amid raging controversies hounding the … Continue reading

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