House increases fine vs sexual harassment | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. & Porcalla, D. (2018, November 15). House increases fine vs sexual harassment. Philstar.com. Retrieved November 15, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/11/15/1868755/house-increases-fine-vs-sexual-harassment House increases fine vs sexual harassment Jess Diaz, Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – November 15, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading … Continue reading

Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2018, September 25). Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/25/1854639/roque-mulls-filing-graft-raps-vs-former-nfa-chief-over-rice-woes. Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes Alexis Romero (philstar.com) – September 25, 2018 – 7:57pm MANILA, Philippines — Presidential spokesman Harry Roque is ready … Continue reading

Candidates with famous names have edge – Roque | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. & Salaverria, L. B. (2018, September 25). Candidates with famous names have edge – Roque. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1035823/candidates-with-famous-names-have-edge-roque. Candidates with famous names have edge – Roque By: Christine O. Avendaño, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:44 AM September 25, 2018 Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque, … Continue reading

Federalism bonds PDP ‘senatorial bets’ | Daily Tribune

Reference Mallari, M. (2018, September 15). Federalism bonds PDP ‘senatorial bets’. Tribune.net.ph. Retrieved September 20, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/09/15/federalism-bonds-pdp-senatorial-bets/. Federalism bonds PDP ‘senatorial bets’ By Mario J. Mallari – September 15, 2018 12:04 AM153 Nice group. (We) can help one another. And we have a common bond: Federalism Federalism is the bond that ties the initial … Continue reading

Palace hands off on P55-B alleged ‘insertions’ in 2019 budget  | Inquirer News

Reference: Corals, N. (2018, September 18). Palace hands off on P55-B alleged ‘insertions’ in 2019 budget . Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 18, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1033674/palace-hands-off-on-p55-b-alleged-insertions-in-2019-budget. Palace hands off on P55-B alleged ‘insertions’ in 2019 budget By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorralesINQ INQUIRER.net / 12:55 PM September 18, 2018  Malacañang distanced itself over the P55-billion worth of alleged “insertions” in … Continue reading

Maza quits; Palace wishes her well | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: The Editorial Staff (2018, August 21). Maza quits; Palace wishes her well. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/21/maza-quits-palace-wishes-her-well/ Maza quits; Palace wishes her well By The Editorial Staff – August 22, 2018 12:20 AM In what is considered as the radical movement’s symbolic cutting of ties with President … Continue reading

House probe into arrest of Makati bar’s lawyers sought | Philstar.com

Reference: Patag, K. J. (2018, August 22). House probe into arrest of Makati bar’s lawyers sought. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/22/1844880/house-probe-arrest-makati-bars-lawyers-sought House probe into arrest of Makati bar’s lawyers sought Kristine Joy Patag (philstar.com) – August 22, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — Two lawmakers on Wednesday urged the House of Representatives committees on Justice, … Continue reading

Lagman schools Roque on forgetting law since becoming Duterte’s ‘apologist’ | Philstar.com

Reference: (2018, August 21). Lagman schools Roque on forgetting law since becoming Duterte’s ‘apologist’. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 21, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/21/1844600/lagman-schools-roque-forgetting-law-becoming-dutertes-apologist Lagman schools Roque on forgetting law since becoming Duterte’s ‘apologist’ (Philstar.com) – August 21, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — Rep. Edcel Lagman (Albay) chided his former colleague and presidential spokesperson Harry Roque for the latter’s defense … Continue reading

Liza Maza resigns from National Anti-Poverty Commission | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2018, August 21). Liza Maza resigns from National Anti-Poverty Commission. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 21, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/21/1844470/liza-maza-resigns-national-anti-poverty-commission Liza Maza resigns from National Anti-Poverty Commission Alexis Romero (philstar.com) – August 21, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) lead convenor Liza Maza resigned from her post yesterday because of what she described as … Continue reading

Palace now unsure of allies in House | SunStar

Reference: Gita, R. A. (2018, August 14). Palace now unsure of allies in House. SunStar – Manila. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1757954/Manila/Local-News/Palace-now-unsure-of-allies-in-House Palace now unsure of allies in House RUTH ABBEY GITA August 14, 2018 MALACAÑANG on Tuesday, August 14, raised worry about the executive department’s usual “smooth working relationship” with the House of … Continue reading

Budget row strains Palace-House ties | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Villanueva, R. TMT (2018, August 15). Budget row strains Palace-House ties. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/budget-row-strains-palace-house-ties/430455/ Budget row strains Palace-House ties BY RALPH VILLANUEVA, TMT ON August 15, 2018 MALACAÑANG on Tuesday said the Duterte administration is now unsure what kind of ties it will have with the House of Representatives … Continue reading

House OKs Bangsamoro Law | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Panti, L. (2018, July 25). House OKs Bangsamoro Law. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved July 25, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/house-oks-bangsamoro-law/423145/ House OKs Bangsamoro Law BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON JULY 25, 2018 THE House of Representatives ratified the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) on Tuesday, a day after a power struggle for the speakership stalled its … 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

Duterte concerned over Alvarez’s ‘no-el’ remarks — Palace | Headlines | PhilStar.com

Reference: Viray, P. L. (2018, July 24). Duterte concerned over Alvarez’s ‘no-el’ remarks — Palace. PhilStar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/07/24/1836367/duterte-concerned-over-alvarezs-no-el-remarks-palace Duterte concerned over Alvarez’s ‘no-el’ remarks — Palace Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) – July 25, 2018 MANILA, Philippines — Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez’ insistence on canceling the midterm elections next year might … Continue reading

Not a fan – Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2018, June 26). Not a fan. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 26, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/opinion/editorial/268992/not-a-fan.html   Not a fan June 26, 2018 at 12:50 am by  Manila Standard That President Duterte is not a fan of organized religion is nothing new.

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