GMA stops CPA from collecting ‘fees’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Osmeña, R. (2019, April 04). GMA stops CPA from collecting ‘fees’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 04, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/04/gma-stops-cpa-from-collecting-fees/ GMA stops CPA from collecting ‘fees’ By Rico Osmeña – April 4, 2019 12:20 AM Former President and incumbent Speaker Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has ordered the Cebu Port Authority (CPA) to … Continue reading

House coup stalls signing of Bangsamoro Organic Law | Headlines | PhilStar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, July 24). House coup stalls signing of Bangsamoro Organic Law. PhilStar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/24/1836305/house-coup-stalls-signing-bangsamoro-organic-law House coup stalls signing of Bangsamoro Organic Law Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – July 24, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Leadership infighting at the House of Representatives derailed yesterday the expected approval … Continue reading

House upheaval upstages SONA: Arroyo allies vote to oust Alvarez | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, July 24). House upheaval upstages SONA: Arroyo allies vote to oust Alvarez. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 24, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-upheaval-upstages-sona-arroyo-allies-vote-oust-alvarez House upheaval upstages SONA: Arroyo allies vote to oust Alvarez By WENDELL VIGILIA July 24, 2018 AN attempt to oust Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez at the House of Representatives took the … Continue reading

‘No surprise con-ass on SONA day’ | PhilStar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, July 19). ‘No surprise con-ass on SONA day’. PhilStar.com. Retrieved May 30, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/19/1834861/no-surprise-con-ass-sona-day ‘No surprise con-ass on SONA day’ Jess Diaz (philstar.com) – July 19, 2018 MANILA, Philippines — Congressmen will not spring a surprise constituent assembly (con-ass) on senators on Monday, the day President Duterte delivers his third … Continue reading

SIM card pre-listing hurdles House panel | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, May 17). SIM card pre-listing hurdles House panel. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 17, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sim-card-pre-listing-hurdles-house-panel SIM card pre-listing hurdles House panel By WENDELL VIGILIA May 17, 2018 THE House of Representatives on Monday night approved on final reading a measure seeking to require the registration of all users of … Continue reading

House approves bill abolishing PCGG | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, May 16). House approves bill abolishing PCGG. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 16, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-approves-bill-abolishing-pcgg House approves bill abolishing PCGG By WENDELL VIGILIA May 16, 2018 THE House of Representatives yesterday approved on final reading a bill which seeks to abolish the Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG), the agency … Continue reading

Impeachment process by House hangs fire, awaits SC action » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, May 9). Impeachment process by House hangs fire, awaits SC action. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 10, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/05/09/impeachment-process-by-house-hangs-fire-awaits-sc-action/ Impeachment process by House hangs fire, awaits SC action Published May 9, 2018, 5:44 PM By Ben Rosario Whether or not the Supreme Court decides to unseat Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, … Continue reading

Sereno seeks inhibition of another SC justice | Philstar.com

Reference: Macairan, E. (2018, May 06). Sereno seeks inhibition of another SC justice. Philstar.com. Retrieved May 07, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/06/1812512/sereno-seeks-inhibition-another-sc-justice Sereno seeks inhibition of another SC justice Evelyn Macairan (The Philippine Star) – May 6, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — After failing to convince five magistrates of the Supreme Court (SC) to inhibit themselves … Continue reading

House forms prosecution panel for Sereno impeachment case | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2018, March 05). House forms prosecution panel for Sereno impeachment case. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved March 05, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-forms-prosecution-panel-sereno-impeachment-case House forms prosecution panel for Sereno impeachment case By PETER J. G. TABINGO March 05, 2018 THE House committee on justice is scouring the list of lawyers among the members of the … Continue reading

House to ignore ‘unconstitutional’ dismissal order vs Cebu Rep. Garcia | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Moral, A. (2018, February 26). House to ignore ‘unconstitutional’ dismissal order vs Cebu Rep. Garcia. Philippine Star. Retrieved February 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/02/12/1787246/house-ignore-unconstitutional-dismissal-order-vs-cebu-rep-garcia House to ignore ‘unconstitutional’ dismissal order vs Cebu Rep. Garcia Audrey Morallo (philstar.com) – February 12, 2018 – 9:30pm MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives will not implement the order of … Continue reading

Deputy Speaker challenges Ombudsman’s authority over lawmakers | BusinessWorld

Reference: Dela Cruz, M. N. R. (2018, February 14). Deputy Speaker challenges Ombudsman’s authority over lawmakers. BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 14, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/deputy-speaker-challenges-ombudsmans-authority-lawmakers/ Deputy Speaker challenges Ombudsman’s authority over lawmakers February 14, 2018 | 11:44 pm By Minde Nyl R. Dela Cruz DEPUTY SPEAKER Gwendolyn F. Garcia on Wednesday, Feb. 14, called on other lawmakers to “stand … Continue reading

Sereno: Garcia claim bereft of truth, wisdom | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J. (2018, February 15). Sereno: Garcia claim bereft of truth, wisdom. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 15, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sereno-garcia-claim-bereft-truth-wisdom Sereno: Garcia claim bereft of truth, wisdom By JP LOPEZ February 15, 2018 THE camp of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno yesterday said the decision of the Office of the Ombudsman to dismiss … Continue reading

Garcia: Defend House powers from Ombudsman | Inquirer News

Reference: Nonato, V. (2018, February 14). Garcia: Defend House powers from Ombudsman. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 15, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/968826/garcia-defend-house-powers-from-ombudsman Garcia: Defend House powers from Ombudsman By: Vince F. Nonato – Reporter / @VinceNonatoINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:39 PM February 14, 2018 House Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia has chewed out opposition lawmaker Rep. Edcel Lagman—in … Continue reading

House: Ombudsman trying to reverse CA ruling on Garcia | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, February 14). House: Ombudsman trying to reverse CA ruling on Garcia. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 14, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-ombudsman-trying-reverse-ca-ruling-garcia House: Ombudsman trying to reverse CA ruling on Garcia By WENDELL VIGILIA February 14, 2018 THE leadership of the House of Representatives yesterday accused Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales of attempting to reverse … Continue reading

Garcia: Ombudsman can’t oust me | Manila Standard

Reference: Lim, A. (2018, February 13). Garcia: Ombudsman can’t oust me. Manila Standard. Retrieved February 13, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/258593/garcia-ombudsman-can-t-oust-me.html Garcia: Ombudsman can’t oust me posted February 13, 2018 at 01:26 pm by Arlene Lim House Deputy Leader and Cebu Third District Representative Gwendolyn Garcia does not see her position being threatened by the dismissal order … Continue reading

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