Critics blast haste in passing P4.1-T budget for 2020 | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, D. (2019, September 21). Critics blast haste in passing P4.1-T budget for 2020. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1167465/critics-blast-haste-in-passing-p4-1-t-budget-for-2020 Critics blast haste in passing P4.1-T budget for 2020 By: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 04:15 AM September 21, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Administration allies had pushed for … Continue reading

OP budget breezes past House panel | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2019, September 07). OP budget breezes past House panel. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved September 07, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/09/07/op-budget-breezes-past-house-panel/ OP budget breezes past House panel Published on September 7, 2019 12:05 AM By Keith A. Calayag It took less than 10 minutes for the House Appropriations Committee to … 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

House passes Teacher Protection Act | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Jalea, G. (2018, June 7). House passes Teacher Protection Act. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 10, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/house-passes-teacher-protection-act/565635/ House passes Teacher Protection Act | The Manila Times Online BY BY GLEE JALEA ON JUNE 7, 2018 The House of Representatives has approved a measure that seeks to improve the working conditions of public … Continue reading

Opposition solons denounce hasty passage of bill lowering minimum age of criminal responsibility » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, January 21). Opposition solons denounce hasty passage of bill lowering minimum age of criminal responsibility. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/01/21/opposition-solons-denounce-hasty-passage-of-bill-lowering-minimum-age-of-criminal-responsibility/ Opposition solons denounce hasty passage of bill lowering minimum age of criminal responsibility Published January 21, 2019, 4:45 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza Opposition lawmakers criticized on Monday the … Continue reading

Solons seek House probe into ‘massacre’ of 7 Tausug men | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar.com]. (2018, September 18). Solons seek House probe into ‘massacre’ of 7 Tausug men. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/18/1852585/solons-seek-house-probe-massacre-7-tausug-men. Solons seek House probe into ‘massacre’ of 7 Tausug men (philstar.com) – September 18, 2018 – 4:54pm MANILA, Philippines — Lawmakers at the House of Representatives have called for an inquiry into the … Continue reading

House to fast-track approval of 100-day paid maternity leave for female workers » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, August 28). House to fast-track approval of 100-day paid maternity leave for female workers. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/28/house-to-fast-track-approval-of-100-day-paid-maternity-leave-for-female-workers/ House to fast-track approval of 100-day paid maternity leave for female workers Published August 28, 2018, 4:43 PM By Ben Rosario The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on … Continue reading

Nobody believes Duterte will step down – ‘Genuine Minority’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Lalu, G. P. (2018, August 15). Nobody believes Duterte will step down – ‘Genuine Minority’. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1021698/nobody-believes-duterte-will-step-down-genuine-minority Nobody believes Duterte will step down – ‘Genuine Minority’ By: Gabriel Pabico Lalu – Reporter / @GabrielLaluINQ INQUIRER.net / 06:24 PM August 15, 2018 Members of the so-called “Genuine Minority” of the … Continue reading

Suarez: Minority bloc will remove from post Eugene De Vera | Sun Star

Reference: Calayag. K. A. (2018, August 1). title of article. SunStar. Retrieved August 1, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1755791/Manila/Local-News/Suarez-Minority-bloc-will-remove-from-post-Eugene-De-Vera Suarez: Minority bloc will remove from post Eugene De Vera KEITH A. CALAYAG HOUSE-recognized minority leader and Quezon Representative Danilo Suarez said the minority bloc will remove from his position Deputy Minority Leader and ABS Party-list Representative Eugene … Continue reading

Progressive groups question timing of revival of murder case against ex-solons | Inquirer News

Reference: Lalu, G.P. (2018, July 30). Progressive groups question timing of revival of murder case against ex-solons. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 30, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1015945/progressive-groups-question-timing-of-revival-of-murder-case-against-ex-solons Progressive groups question timing of revival of murder case against ex-solons By: Gabriel Pabico Lalu – Reporter / @GabrielLaluINQ INQUIRER.net / 07:38 PM July 30, 2018 Leaders of left-leaning groups have … Continue reading

House, Senate demand probe of loitering drive – Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2018, June 26). Cops, PDEA agents ‘escorted’ P11-billion shabu shipment?. http://www.malaya.com.ph. Retrieved June 26, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/268995/house-senate-demand-probe-of-loitering-drive.html House, Senate demand probe of loitering drive posted June 26, 2018 at 01:30 am by  Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta The leftist Makabayan bloc in the House of Representatives on Monday sought a congressional inquiry into … Continue reading

Lawmakers push tax-free pay for teachers | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Panti, Llanesca T. TMT (2018, May 10). Lawmakers push tax-free pay for teachers. The Manila Times. Retrieved May 10, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/lawmakers-push-tax-free-pay-for-teachers/397855/ Lawmakers push tax-free pay for teachers | The Manila Times Online BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON MAY 10, 2018 Some lawmakers have asked the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) not to … Continue reading

Solons demand Tourism chief’s ouster – Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, May 3). Solons demand Tourism chief’s ouster. manilastandard.net. Retrieved May 3, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/264727/solons-demand-tourism-chief-s-ouster.html Solons demand Tourism chief’s ouster posted May 03, 2018 at 01:30 am by  Maricel Cruz OPPOSITION lawmakers on Wednesday called for the immediate resignation of Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo after the Commission on Audit tasked her department for paying a … Continue reading

Andanar link to Teo deal eyed | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2018, May 03). Andanar link to Teo deal eyed. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 03, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/andanar-link-teo-deal-eyed Andanar link to Teo deal eyed By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR May 03, 2018 MALACANANG is including Communications Secretary Martin Andanar in its investigation on the controversial P60 million advertising commercial deal between the Department of … Continue reading

SC directs Sereno to appear on April 10 oral argument on quo warranto petition | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Panaligan, R. (2018, April 4). SC directs Sereno to appear on April 10 oral argument on quo warranto petition. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved April 4, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/04/04/sc-directs-sereno-to-appear-on-april-10-oral-argument-on-quo-warranto-petition/ SC directs Sereno to appear on April 10 oral argument on quo warranto petition Updated April 4, 2018, 7:49 AM By Rey Panaligan Baguio City – The Supreme … Continue reading

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