Lagman: Minority leader must be from opposition | Inquirer News

Yap, D. (2019, July 16). Lagman: Minority leader must be from opposition. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1142129/lagman-minority-leader-must-be-from-opposition Lagman: Minority leader must be from oppositionBy: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:20 AM July 16, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Will the next minority leader of the House of Representatives again … Continue reading

Alan: Choice for minority leader depends on rules to be adopted | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 16). Alan: Choice for minority leader depends on rules to be adopted. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-choice-minority-leader-depends-rules-be-adopted Alan: Choice for minority leader depends on rules to be adopted By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 16, 2019 WHILE recognizing the importance of having a genuine opposition, presumptive speaker Alan … Continue reading

8 aspire for Speaker post | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 04). 8 aspire for Speaker post. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 04, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298895/8-aspire-for-speaker-post.html 8 aspire for Speaker post posted July 04, 2019 at 01:45 am by Maricel Cruz Hugpong fields own bet, sets off free-for-all Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio’s Hugpong ng Pagbabago is fielding its own candidate for Speaker of … Continue reading

Party-list coalition head richest man in House | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, June 13). Party-list coalition head richest man in House. Manila Standard. Retrieved June 14, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/297171/party-list-coalition-head-richest-man-in-house.html Party-list coalition head richest man in House posted June 13, 2019 at 01:10 am by Maricel Cruz 1-PACMAN Party-list Rep. Michael Romero remained the richest congressman last year with a net worth of P7.858 … Continue reading

House under GMA passes all Duterte priority bills | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Jalea, G. (2018, June 8). House under GMA passes all Duterte priority bills. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 10, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/house-under-gma-passes-all-duterte-priority-bills/566332/ House under GMA passes all Duterte priority bills | The Manila Times Online BY BY GLEE JALEA ON JUNE 8, 2018 The House of Representatives under Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo has passed … Continue reading

‘Romualdez wins over 153 solons’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, May 30). ‘Romualdez wins over 153 solons’. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 30, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/295972/-romualdez-wins-over-153-solons-.html ‘Romualdez wins over 153 solons’ posted May 30, 2019 at 01:25 am by Maricel Cruz More and more lawmakers are supporting the speakership bid of Leyte Rep.-elect Martin Romualdez, a House leader said Wednesday. At a … Continue reading

House Speaker: Bastion of Leadership | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, November 28). House Speaker: Bastion of Leadership. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 29, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/spotlight/pillars-of-the-working-house/281647/house-speaker-bastion-of-leadership.html House Speaker: Bastion of Leadership – Manila Standard posted November 28, 2018 at 09:32 pm by Maricel Cruz House Speaker: Bastion of LeadershipThe head of the House of Representatives, called Speaker, is the presiding officer and … Continue reading

GAB war: Palace, Senate vs House | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, December 10). GAB war: Palace, Senate vs House. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/10/gab-war-palace-senate-vs-house/ GAB war: Palace, Senate vs House By Mario J. Mallari – December 10, 2018 12:05 AM A common front is evolving between the Senate and the Palace against the House of … Continue reading

Defeated House leaders eye DBM | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, February 03). Defeated House leaders eye DBM. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/03/defeated-house-leaders-eye-dbm/ Defeated House leaders eye DBM By Hananeel Bordey – January 3, 2019 12:05 AM House leaders are not about to lie down and roll over despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s directive to abolish … Continue reading

House resumes flood fund probe | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, January 21). House resumes flood fund probe. Philippine Star. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/01/21/1886774/house-resumes-flood-fund-probe House resumes flood fund probe Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – January 21, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The joint rules and public accounts committees of the House of Representatives resume today their investigation on the … Continue reading

House leadership drops Rep. De Vera from rolls » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, November 19). House leadership drops Rep. De Vera from rolls. Manila Bulletin News. Retrieved November 20, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/11/19/house-leadership-drops-rep-de-vera-from-rolls/ House leadership drops Rep. De Vera from rolls Published November 19, 2018, 8:57 PM By Ben Rosario The leadership of the House of Representatives on Monday night dropped from the roll of … Continue reading

House leaders bicker over ‘pork’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2018 September 18). House leaders bicker over ‘pork’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 18, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1033586/house-leaders-bicker-over-pork. House leaders bicker over ‘pork’ By: Marlon Ramos – Reporter / @MRamosINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:40 AM September 18, 2018 Sen. Panfilo Lacson may be right about “pork” in the budget after all. A supposed attempt to defat the proposed … Continue reading

Tax amnesty bill ready for House approval, says panel head | Manila Standard

Reference: Raja, R. (2018, September 09). Tax amnesty bill ready for House approval, says panel head. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/275146/tax-amnesty-bill-ready-for-house-approval-says-panel-head.html. Tax amnesty bill ready for House approval, says panel head posted September 09, 2018 at 10:40 pm by Rio N. Araja The House committee on ways and means has approved a bill granting tax … 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

Solon worries over missing OFW in Kuwait » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Quismorio, E. (2018, August 19). Solon worries over missing OFW in Kuwait. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/19/solon-worries-over-missing-ofw-in-kuwait/ Solon worries over missing OFW in Kuwait Published August 19, 2018, 6:48 PM By Ellson Quismorio A minority lawmaker on Sunday raised concern over the case of another missing Filipino domestic worker missing in … Continue reading

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