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

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

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

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

Inday Sara denies sending SMS on ‘conscience vote’ in the House | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 11). Inday Sara denies sending SMS on ‘conscience vote’ in the House. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299492/inday-sara-denies-sending-sms-on-conscience-vote-in-the-house.html Inday Sara denies sending SMS on ‘conscience vote’ in the House posted July 11, 2019 at 01:30 am by Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta Davao City Mayor Sara … Continue reading

Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 11). Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/speakership-race-proxy-war-between-sara-cabinet Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 11, 2019 A LAWMAKER who supported the speakership bid of Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night claimed that he … Continue reading

Zero chance for impeach | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 05). Zero chance for impeach. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/05/zero-chance-for-impeach/ Zero chance for impeach By Hananeel Bordey – July 5, 2019 12:05 AM Former House Majority Floor Leader Fredenil Castro With administration allies dominant in the House of Representatives and the Senate, impeachment complaints … Continue reading

No House anointment | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordery, H. (2019, July 05). No House anointment. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/05/no-house-anointment/ No House anointment By Hananeel Bordey – July 5, 2019 12:05 AM President Rodrigo Duterte is unflinching in his decision not to give his endorsement on any of the rivals for the Speakership … Continue reading

Cabinet men accused of lobbying for Alan: Speakership row spills over to Executive | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 05). Cabinet men accused of lobbying for Alan: Speakership row spills over to Executive. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/cabinet-men-accused-lobbying-alan-speakership-row-spills-over-executive Cabinet men accused of lobbying for Alan: Speakership row spills over to Executive By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 05, 2019 SEVERAL members of the Cabinet are allegedly … Continue reading

3 power blocs go for Martin | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. N. (2019, July 08). 3 power blocs go for Martin. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299233/3-power-blocs-go-for-martin.html 3 power blocs go for Martin posted July 08, 2019 at 01:40 am by Rio N. Araja Romualdez ‘most logical choice’ among contenders for Speaker Three powerful blocs in Congress are backing Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez as … Continue reading

Romualdez bid gains steam | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, June 27). Romualdez bid gains steam. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298321/romualdez-bid-gains-steam.html Romualdez bid gains steam By Rio N. Araja and Macon Ramos-Araneta – June 27, 2019 Party-lists, other groups back speakership move Key leaders of various political parties and blocs in the incoming 18th Congress assembled in … Continue reading

House leader slams limelight-grabbing at Palace event | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, June 23). House leader slams limelight-grabbing at Palace event. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved June 24, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/06/23/house-leader-slams-limelight-grabbing-at-palace-event/ House leader slams limelight-grabbing at Palace event By Charizza Luci-Atienza, MB ON June 23, 2019 House Majority Leader and Capiz Rep. Fredenil “Fred” Castro on Sunday cautioned any political group against committing “highly immoral, … 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

Militant solons back GMA-led bill | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, May 29). Militant solons back GMA-led bill. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 30, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/295987/militant-solons-back-gma-led-bill.html Militant solons back GMA-led bill posted May 29, 2019 at 10:40 pm by Maricel Cruz Two militant lawmakers on Wednesday welcomed the Arroyo-led House of Representatives’ push for the enactment of the proposed Teacher Protection Act. … Continue reading

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