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

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

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

Senate gave loose change to GAD, House gave zero | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Tabingo, P. (2019, July 16). Senate gave loose change to GAD, House gave zero. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/senate-gave-loose-change-gad-house-gave-zero Senate gave loose change to GAD, House gave zero By PETER TABINGO – July 16, 2019 THE House of Representatives (HREP) did not spend a single centavo on Gender and Development (GAD) … Continue reading

Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if… | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 15). Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if…. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-says-%E2%80%98pork-free%E2%80%99-budget-possible-if%E2%80%A6 Alan says ‘pork-free’ budget possible if… By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 15, 2019 THE devil is in the details. Presumptive speaker Alan Peter Cayetano wants Congress to clearly define what “pork barrel” allocations are to … Continue reading

‘Speaker race far from over’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M., Ramos-Araneta M. & Mariano, N. (2019, July 12). ‘Speaker race far from over’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299583/-speaker-race-far-from-over-.html ‘Speaker race far from over’ posted July 12, 2019 at 02:05 am by Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta, Nat Mariano Duterte son sees coup plot; House vote needed—Pimentel Despite an endorsement from President Rodrigo … Continue reading

Speakership term-sharing shows coalition cracks, say lawmakers | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, D. (2019, July 10). Speakership term-sharing shows coalition cracks, say lawmakers. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1139882/speakership-term-sharing-shows-coalition-cracks-say-lawmakers Speakership term-sharing shows coalition cracks, say lawmakersBy: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:26 AM July 10, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The deal brokered by President Duterte for the sharing of … Continue reading

Gloria a political genius—Martin | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 11). Gloria a political genius—Martin. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299491/gloria-a-political-genius-martin.html Gloria a political genius—Martin posted July 11, 2019 at 01:35 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Wednesday paid tribute to former president and Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo as an economic and political genius following her retirement after … Continue reading

‘Very dangerous times ahead’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. (2019, July 11). ‘Very dangerous times ahead’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299495/-very-dangerous-times-ahead-.html ‘Very dangerous times ahead’ posted July 11, 2019 at 01:50 am by Nathaniel Mariano Duterte batting for well-equipped military, police President Rodrigo Duterte has asked Congress to support his administration to strengthen the Armed Forces in preparation for “very dangerous … Continue reading

Arroyo cites difficult ties with Duterte | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ferreras, V. A. C. (2019, July 10). Arroyo cites difficult ties with Duterte. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/arroyo-cites-difficult-ties-with-duterte/ Arroyo cites difficult ties with Duterte July 10, 2019 | 8:47 pm PHILSTAR/KRIZ JOHN ROSALES FORMER President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Tuesday said she regretted her difficult relationship with President Rodrigo R. Duterte.

2 chiefs target ‘Strong Republic’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 11). 2 chiefs target ‘Strong Republic’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/11/2-chiefs-target-strong-republic/ 2 chiefs target ‘Strong Republic’ By Hananeel Bordey – July 11, 2019 12:05 AM From the heart President Rodrigo Duterte serenades Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo who he acknowledges as an inspiration during an appreciation dinner … Continue reading

Family feud bid foiled | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 11). Family feud bid foiled. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/11/family-feud-bid-foiled/ Family feud bid foiled By Hananeel Bordey – July 11, 2019 12:07 AM MAYOR SARAH DUTERTE Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte appealed to members of Congress to free her from intrigues swirling at the … Continue reading

‘Dangerous times ahead’ for PH: Rody | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 11). ‘Dangerous times ahead’ for PH: Rody. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98dangerous-times-ahead%E2%80%99-ph-rody ‘Dangerous times ahead’ for PH: Rody By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 11, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte has vowed to leave better-equipped security forces to deal with terrorism as he said he foresees “very dangerous times ahead” … 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

Arroyo thanks Duterte for her freedom » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Geducos, A. (2019, July 10). Arroyo thanks Duterte for her freedom. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/07/10/arroyo-thanks-duterte-for-her-freedom/ Arroyo thanks Duterte for her freedom By Argyll Cyrus Geducos, MB ON July 10, 2019 Former President and House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo expressed gratitude to President Duterte for the dismissal of the plunder charges … Continue reading

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