Honor 15-21, Lord tells Alan | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2019, November 12). Honor 15-21, Lord tells Alan. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/11/12/honor-15-21-lord-tells-alan/ Honor 15-21, Lord tells Alan Published on November 12, 2019 12:05 AM By Keith A. Calayag House Committee on Energy chairman and Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco yesterday expressed hope … Continue reading

House plenary debates on 2020 budget start this week | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, September 9). House plenary debates on 2020 budget start this week. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/09/09/1950117/house-plenary-debates-2020-budget-start-week House plenary debates on 2020 budget start this week Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – September 9, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Plenary debates on the proposed P4.1-trillion national budget for 2020 … Continue reading

Cayetano: Term-sharing with Velasco still a go | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2019, October 19). Cayetano: Term-sharing with Velasco still a go. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/19/1961511/cayetano-term-sharing-velasco-still-go Cayetano: Term-sharing with Velasco still a go Edu Punay, Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – October 19, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – There is no truth to speculations that the term-sharing in the House … Continue reading

Budget bill certified as urgent | Inquirer News

Reference: Aurelio, J. M. & Gascon, M. (2019, September 20). Budget bill certified as urgent. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1166974/budget-bill-certified-as-urgent Budget bill certified as urgent by Julie M. Aurelio, Melvin Gascon / INQUIRER.net / 05:00 AM September 20, 2019 President Duterte has decided to certify the proposed P4.1-trillion 2020 national budget to avoid … Continue reading

House leadership condemns ambush on former Pangasinan Rep. Amado Espino Jr. » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, September 12). House leadership condemns ambush on former Pangasinan Rep. Amado Espino Jr. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/09/12/house-leadership-condemns-ambush-on-former-pangasinan-rep-amado-espino-jr/ House leadership condemns ambush on former Pangasinan Rep. Amado Espino Jr By Charissa Luci-Atienza, MB ON September 12, 2019 House leaders are calling on the authorities to put behind bars those behind … Continue reading

Plenaries won’t impede budget | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2019, August 22). Plenaries won’t impede budget. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved August 23, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/08/22/plenaries-wont-impede-budget/ Plenaries won’t impede budget By Keith A. Calayag – August 22, 2019 12:04 AM To speed up deliberations on the 2020 national budget and have it approved before the turn of … Continue reading

Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 18). Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300094/romualdez-fetes-131-house-allies-promises-to-work-for-best-congress-.html Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ posted July 18, 2019 at 01:50 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night feted the 131 … Continue reading

Speakership in limbo | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 18). Speakership in limbo. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/18/speakership-in-limbo/ Speakership in limbo By Hananeel Bordey – July 18, 2019 12:05 AM Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano. As the endorsement of President Rodrigo Duterte has not proven to be a done deal, Taguig Rep. Alan … Continue reading

Solons: No House coup vs Alan | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 18). Solons: No House coup vs Alan. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/solons-no-house-coup-vs-alan Solons: No House coup vs Alan By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 18, 2019 STAUNCH supporters of Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez yesterday shot down rumors there is a brewing “coup” against presumptive speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, … Continue reading

‘Speakership race far from over,’ says Zarate | Inquirer News

Yap, D. (2019, July 17). ‘Speakership race far from over,’ says Zarate. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1142582/speakership-race-far-from-over-says-zarate ‘Speakership race far from over,’ says ZarateBy: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:10 AM July 17, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — With barely a week before the opening of the 18th Congress, … Continue reading

Let’s buckle down to work — Cayetano | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, July 17). Let’s buckle down to work. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/17/1935394/lets-buckle-down-work-cayetano Let’s buckle down to work Dellon Porcalla (philstar.com) – July 17, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Presumptive speaker Alan Peter Cayetano urged his colleagues in the 306-member House of Representatives to set aside politics when the 18th Congress … Continue reading

Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Cruz, M. V. (2019, July 16). Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299921/speaker-post-up-to-solons-to-decide-palace.html Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace posted July 16, 2019 at 01:45 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Maricel V. Cruz Despite a term sharing deal brokered by President Rodrigo Duterte, … 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

Term-sharing a guide — solons | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordery, H. (2019, July 15). Term-sharing a guide — solons. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/15/term-sharing-a-guide-solons/ Term-sharing a guide — solons By Hananeel Bordey – July 15, 2019 12:05 AM Saying House members are already tired of the Speakership battle that had dragged on for months, two legislators … Continue reading

Cayetano seeks help of rivals for Speaker | Inquirer News

Yap, D. (2019, July 13). Cayetano seeks help of rivals for Speaker. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1141229/cayetano-seeks-help-of-rivals-for-speaker Cayetano seeks help of rivals for SpeakerBy: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:11 AM July 13, 2019 In a show of unity after a hard-fought campaign, the three top candidates for … Continue reading

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