Belmonte, 5 others, to receive TOFIL excellence award

Reference: Manila Standard. (2019, November 11). Belmonte, 5 others, to receive TOFIL excellence award. manilastandard.net. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/309812/belmonte-5-others-to-receive-tofil-excellence-award.html Belmonte, 5 others, to receive TOFIL excellence award posted November 11, 2019 at 11:20 pm by Manila Standard Six eminent Filipinos, led by former House Speaker Sonny Belmonte who all served as Junior Chamber … 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

Belmonte supports Duterte’s decision on Recto Bank probe | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, June 23). Belmonte supports Duterte’s decision on Recto Bank probe. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved June 24, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/06/23/belmonte-supports-dutertes-decision-on-recto-bank-probe/ Belmonte supports Duterte’s decision on Recto Bank probe By Charizza Luci-Atienza, MB ON June 23, 2019 The chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs rallied behind President Duterte’s decision to give in … 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

Race for the House Speakership | Manila Standard

Reference: Del Rosario, A. (2019, May 27). Race for the House Speakership. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 27, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/back-channel-by-alejandro-del-rosario/295698/race-for-the-house-speakership.html Race for the House Speakership posted May 27, 2019 at 12:50 am by Alejandro Del Rosario Race for the House Speakership”Romualdez is strong on building consensus.”

Bicam report on child protection bill ratified | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Jalea, G. (2018, November 9). Bicam report on child protection bill ratified. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved November 14, 2018 on https://www.manilatimes.net/bicam-report-on-child-protection-bill-ratified/464573/ Bicam report on child protection bill ratified BY GLEE JALEA NOVEMBER 09, 2018 The House of Representatives has ratified the bicameral conference committee report on the bill that seeks to provide protection … Continue reading

Soldiers should only follow legal orders — Biazon | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar]. (2018, September 11). Soldiers should only follow legal orders — Biazon. Philstar.net. Retrieved September 11, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/11/1850590/soldiers-should-only-follow-legal-orders-biazon#WGVxbdYoOtzerMiF.99. Soldiers should only follow legal orders — Biazon (philstar.com) – September 11, 2018 – 11:29am MANILA, Philippines — Soldiers who went to the Senate after President Rodrigo Duterte issued a proclamation nullifying the amnesty granted … Continue reading

Rep. Antonio Floirendo Jr. back in CA in House reshuffle | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, September 06). Rep. Antonio Floirendo Jr. back in CA in House reshuffle. Philippine Star. Retrieved September 6, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/06/1849075/rep-antonio-floirendo-jr-back-ca-house-reshuffle Rep. Antonio Floirendo Jr. back in CA in House reshuffle Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – September 6, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The newest reshuffle in the House of Representatives … Continue reading

Lawmakers reject proposed creation of Center for West Philippine Sea Studies » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, August 13). Lawmakers reject proposed creation of Center for West Philippine Sea Studies. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/13/lawmakers-reject-proposed-creation-of-center-for-west-philippine-sea-studies/ Lawmakers reject proposed creation of Center for West Philippine Sea Studies Published August 13, 2018, 10:13 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza The chairman of the House special panel on the West … Continue reading

Arroyo lauded for pork-free budget plan | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. (2018, August 06). Arroyo lauded for pork-free budget plan. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272289/arroyo-lauded-for-pork-free-budget-plan.html Arroyo lauded for pork-free budget plan posted August 06, 2018 at 01:25 am by Rio N. Araja House of Representatives members on Sunday lauded Speaker Gloria Arroyo for adopting a constitutionally compliant line budgeting system for … Continue reading

‘GMA will be a productive speaker’ | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Panti, L. TMT (2018, July 30). ‘GMA will be a productive speaker’. The Manila Times. Retrieved July 30, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/gma-will-be-a-productive-speaker/424823/ ‘GMA will be a productive speaker’ BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON JULY 30, 2018 SPEAKER Gloria Arroyo of Pampanga will be productive in her short stint as leader of the House of Representatives, … Continue reading

House OKs bill that seeks special protection for children caught in armed conflicts » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, June 5). House OKs bill that seeks special protection for children caught in armed conflicts. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved June 6, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/06/05/house-oks-bill-that-seeks-special-protection-for-children-caught-in-armed-conflicts/ House OKs bill that seeks special protection for children caught in armed conflicts Published June 5, 2018, 7:59 PM By Ben Rosario The House of Representatives has approved … Continue reading

Rody: Congressman Belmonte is my friend | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Regalado, E. (2018, February 11). Rody: Congressman Belmonte is my friend. The Philippine Star. Retrieved February 11, 2018 from https://beta.philstar.com/headlines/2018/02/11/1786728/rody-congressman-belmonte-my-friend Rody: Congressman Belmonte is my friend Edith Regalado (The Philippine Star) – February 11, 2018 – 12:00am DAVAO CITY, Philippines — President Duterte has denied insinuations that he is angry with Quezon City Rep. Feliciano … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Nat’l ID system seen to reduce ‘red tape’

Reference: Tribune Wires & Manalo, C. (2017, September 4). Nat’l ID system seen to reduce ‘red tape’ . The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 4, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/nat-l-id-system-seen-to-reduce-red-tape Nat’l ID system seen to reduce ‘red tape’ Written by  Tribune Wires Sunday, 03 September 2017 By Charlie V. Manalo The House of … Continue reading

Salceda says approved Public Service Act amendments to boost investments| The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Tribune Wires. (2017, September 4). Salceda says approved Public Service Act amendments to boost investments. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 4, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/salceda-says-approved-public-service-act-amendments-to-boost-investments Salceda says approved Public Service Act amendments to boost investments Written by  Tribune Wires Sunday, 03 September 2017 The House of Representatives approved last Tuesday House … Continue reading

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