Magnificent 7: De Vera can’t assume minority leader post | Inquirer.net

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, July 31). Magnificent 7: De Vera can’t assume minority leader post. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016284/magnificent-7-de-veras-cant-assume-minority-leader-post Magnificent 7: De Vera can’t assume minority leader post By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 03:47 PM July 31, 2018 Members of the House of Representatives’ Magnificent 7 … Continue reading

Lagman: anti-Sereno justices should turn down CJ post nomination | Inquirer News

  Supreme Court. INQUIRER FILE Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, June 26). Lagman: anti-Sereno justices should turn down CJ.  Inquirer.net. Retrieved June 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1004230/news-maria-lourdes-sereno-edcel-lagman-chief-justice-supreme-court   Lagman: anti-Sereno justices should turn down CJ By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 01:58 PM June 26, 2018 The Supreme Court (SC) justices who voted … Continue reading

‘Magnificent 7’ to 8 SC justices: Recant quo warranto decision or face impeach raps | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, May 22). ‘Magnificent 7’ to 8 SC justices: Recant quo warranto decision or face impeach raps. Inquirer.net. Retrieved May 22, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/993185/house-magnificent-7-quo-warranto-decision-sereno-impeachment-8-sc-justices ‘Magnificent 7’ to 8 SC justices: Recant quo warranto decision or face impeach raps By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 03:26 PM May … Continue reading

Deputy Speaker challenges Ombudsman’s authority over lawmakers | BusinessWorld

Reference: Dela Cruz, M. N. R. (2018, February 14). Deputy Speaker challenges Ombudsman’s authority over lawmakers. BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 14, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/deputy-speaker-challenges-ombudsmans-authority-lawmakers/ Deputy Speaker challenges Ombudsman’s authority over lawmakers February 14, 2018 | 11:44 pm By Minde Nyl R. Dela Cruz DEPUTY SPEAKER Gwendolyn F. Garcia on Wednesday, Feb. 14, called on other lawmakers to “stand … Continue reading

But Noy will be right, says solon | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, January 9).But Noy will be right, says solon. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved January 09, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/noy-will-be-right-says-solon But Noy will be right, says solon By WENDELL VIGILIA January 09, 2018 IFUGAO Rep. Teddy Baguilat  (LP) said even if 70 percent of Social Weather Stations (SWS) respondents think President Duterte is better than … Continue reading

No basis to extend Rody’s martial law – lawmakers | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Source: Diaz, J. (2017, December 10). No basis to extend Rody’s martial law – lawmakers. The Philippine Star. Retrieved December 11, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/12/10/1766934/no-basis-extend-rodys-martial-law-lawmakers No basis to extend Rody’s martial law – lawmakers By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) | Updated December 10, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — There is no basis for President … Continue reading

House OKs budget; CHR gets P500 M | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Diza, J. (2017, September 27). House OKs budget; CHR gets P500 M. The Philipppine Star. Retrieved September 27, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/09/27/1743094/house-oks-budget-chr-gets-p500-m House OKs budget; CHR gets P500 M By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 27, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Voting 223-9, the House of Representatives yesterday approved on third … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – More petitioners ask SC to push for ML joint session

Reference: Tribune, Wires (2017, June 08). More petitioners ask SC to push for ML joint session. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 24, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/more-petitioners-ask-sc-to-push-for-ml-joint-session More petitioners ask SC to push for ML joint session Written by Tribune Wires Thursday, 08 June 2017 By Julius N. Leonen More petitioners have trooped … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Petitioners’ arguments melt under SC questions

Reference: Tribune, Wires(2017, June 14). Petitioners’ arguments melt under SC questions. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 24, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/petitioners-arguments-melt-under-sc-questions Petitioners’ arguments melt under SC questions Written by Tribune Wires Wednesday, 14 June 2017 By Julius N. Leonen and Gerry Baldo Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Lucas Bersamin yesterday grilled one … Continue reading

Senate minority calls for joint session on ML | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J.L., Vigilia, W., & Hachero, A. (2017, May 30).  Senate minority calls for joint session on ML . Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 30, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/senate-minority-calls-joint-session-ml Senate minority calls for joint session on ML May 30, 2017 BY JP LOPEZ AND WENDELL VIGILIA MEMBERS of the minority bloc of the Senate yesterday called for … Continue reading

ICC case not on table yet — Alejano| The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

ICC case not on table yet — Alejano | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Tribune Wires Thursday, 18 May 2017 Reference: Santos, P. et al. (2017, May 18). ICC case not on table yet — Alejano. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved May 18, 2017, from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/icc-case-not-on-table-yet-alejano … Continue reading

Reform, not abolish partylist system | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reform, not abolish partylist system | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: Tribune Wires (2016, August 2). Reform, not abolish partylist system. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 2, 2016 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/reform-not-abolish-partylist-system Written by Tribune Wires Tuesday, 2 August 2016 00:00 Party list members of Congress are in a dither these days as their … Continue reading

House horse-trading on | The Standard | Defining The News

House horse-trading on | The Standard | Defining The News By: Christine F. Herrera and Maricel V. Cruz The Standard | Defining The News July 27, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Herrera, C. F. & Cruz, M. V. (2016, July 27). House horse-trading on. The Standard. Retrieved July 27, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/211666/house-horse-trading-on.html HORSE trading, jockeying … Continue reading

Lagman: Baguilat has minority post in bag | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Lagman: Baguilat has minority post in bag | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: Baldo, G. (2016, July 27). Lagman: Baguilat has minority post in bag. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 27, 2016 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/lagman-baguilat-has-minority-post-in-bag Written by Gerry Baldo Wednesday, 27 July 2016 00:00 A lawmaker from Albay yesterday dismissed reports about an … Continue reading

‘Third force’ to vie for House minority | The Standard | Defining The News

‘Third force’ to vie for House minority | The Standard | Defining The News By: Christine F. Herrera The Standard | Defining The News July 25, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Herrera, C. F. (2016, July 25). ‘Third force’ to vie for House minority. The Standard. Retrieved July 27, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/211509/-third-force-to-vie-for-house-minority.html A THIRD force … Continue reading

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