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

3 senators want TRAIN temporarily grounded | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J. (2018, May 09). 3 senators want TRAIN temporarily grounded. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 09, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/3-senators-want-train-temporarily-grounded 3 senators want TRAIN temporarily grounded By JP LOPEZ May 09, 2018 THREE senators yesterday called on government economic managers to review the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law and temporarily suspend … Continue reading

Embassies should have legal experts, says solon | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: [Malaya Business Insight]. (2018, May 08). Embassies should have legal experts, says solon. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 08, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/embassies-should-have-legal-experts-says-solon Embassies should have legal experts, says solon May 08, 2018 VALENZUELA Rep. Wes Gatchalian asked anew the Department of Foreign Affairs to deploy legal attachés to countries where there is a high … Continue reading

Alvarez has the will, finds new Cha-cha way | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, January 23). Alvarez has the will, finds new Cha-cha way. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved January 23, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alvarez-has-will-finds-new-cha-cha-way Alvarez has the will, finds new Cha-cha way By WENDELL VIGILIA January 23, 2018 SPEAKER Pantaleon Alvarez wants to render the Senate totally irrelevant in the administration’s push for a shift to … Continue reading

House’s legislative score rated as dismal | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2017, June 14). House’s legislative score rated as dismal. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 14, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house%E2%80%99s-legislative-score-rated-dismal House’s legislative score rated as dismal By Wendell Vigilia June 14, 2017 OUT of 5,819 bills that congressmen filed in the First Regular Session of the 17th Congress, only 194, or 3.33 percent, were passed on third … Continue reading

House adopts resolution supporting ML declaration | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2017, June 01). House adopts resolution supporting ML declaration. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 1, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-adopts-resolution-supporting-ml-declaration House adopts resolution supporting ML declaration By WENDELL VIGILIA June 01, 2017 THE House of Representatives last night adopted a resolution expressing full support for President Duterte’s Proclamation No. 216, saying it sees no … Continue reading

Show up at House hearing, Duterte allies urge De Lima | Malaya Business Insight

Show up at House hearing, Duterte allies urge De Lima | Malaya Business Insight By WENDELL VIGILIA August 23, 2016 Source: Vigilia, W. (2016, August 23). Show up at House hearing, Duterte allies urge De Lima. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 23, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/show-house-hearing-duterte-allies-urge-de-lima PRESIDENT Duterte’s allies at the House of Representatives are urging … Continue reading

Noy allies bitter over junked BUB | The Standard | Defining The News

Noy allies bitter over junked BUB | The Standard | Defining The News By: Christine F. Herrera The Standard | Defining The News August 18, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Herrera, C. F. (2016, August 18). Noy allies bitter over junked BUB. The Standard. Retrieved August 18, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/213628/noy-allies-bitter-over-junked-bub.html THE allies of former President … Continue reading

More and more Filipinos less resistant to Cha-Cha | The Standard | Defining The News

More and more Filipinos less resistant to Cha-Cha | The Standard | Defining The News By: Maricel Cruz The Standard | Defining The News August 02, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Cruz, M. (2016, August 02). More and more Filipinos less resistant to Cha-Cha. The Standard. Retrieved August 02, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/212175/more-and-more-filipinos-less-resistant-to-cha-cha.html RESISTANCE to Charter … Continue reading

Senate won’t probe De Lima-drugs link, but House will

Senate won’t probe De Lima-drugs link, but House will | mb.com.ph | Philippine News by Ben R. Rosario and Hannah L. Torregoza July 22, 2016 (updated) Source: Rosario B. R. and Torregoza, H. (2016, July 22). Senate won’t probe De Lima-drugs link, but House will. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved July 27, 2016 from http://www.mb.com.ph/senate-wont-probe-de-lima-drugs-link-but-house-will/ Senators are … Continue reading

2,300 VCMs conked out; Comelec to charge Smartmatic | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

2,300 VCMs conked out; Comelec to charge Smartmatic | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: Manalo, C. V. & Baldo, G. (2016, May 11). 2,300 VCMs conked out; Comelec to charge Smartmatic. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved May 11, 2016 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/2-300-vcms-conked-out-comelec-to-charge-smartmatic Written by Charlie V. Manalo and … Continue reading

House to prioritize resolution GMA’s house arrest | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

House to prioritize resolution GMA’s house arrest | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/house-to-prioritize-resolution-gma-s-house-arrest Written by Charlie V. Manalo Thursday, 19 March 2015 00:00 A resolution calling on the House of Representatives to present a united stand and urging the Sandiganbayan to grant house arrest for former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, whose … Continue reading

House to probe rigged bidding, overprice of Drilon’s ICC | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

House to probe rigged bidding, overprice of Drilon’s ICC | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/house-to-probe-rigged-bidding-overprice-of-drilon-s-icc retrieved on September 11, 2014 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Charlie V. Manalo Wednesday, 10 September 2014 00:00 It’s now the turn of Senate President Franklin Drilon to be probed by the House … Continue reading

DAP is ‘missing link’ between Noy, Napoles | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

DAP is ‘missing link’ between Noy, Napoles | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/dap-is-missing-link-between-noy-napoles Written by Charlie V. Manalo Tuesday, 08 July 2014 00:00 The Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) funding worked like extra pork barrel for House members with one slight difference: The projects did not have to pass through Congress … Continue reading

House member seeks probe on rising prices of basic commodities | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

House member seeks probe on rising prices of basic commodities | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/house-member-seeks-probe-on-rising-prices-of-basic-commodities Written by Gerry Baldo Tuesday, 01 July 2014 00:00 A lawmaker yesterday called on his colleagues to address the rising prices of basic goods and commodities once Congress resumes session next month. In House … Continue reading

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