Atienza backs Duterte’s anti-discrimination bill | Metro | Daily Tribune

Reference: Calayag, K. (2019, September 12). Atienza backs Duterte’s anti-discrimination bill. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/09/12/atienza-backs-dutertes-anti-discrimination-bill/ Atienza backs Duterte’s anti-discrimination bill By Keith A. Calayag, DT ON September 12, 2019 Buhay Partylist Rep. Lito Atienza on Thursday said he supports the anti-discrimination bill being proposed by President … Continue reading

Atienza decries manipulation of plenary attendance report to fast-track approval of bills » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2019, September 12). Atienza decries manipulation of plenary attendance report to fast-track approval of bills. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/09/12/house-panel-proposes-to-raise-suc-budgets/ Atienza decries manipulation of plenary attendance report to fast-track approval of bills By Ben Rosario, MB ON September 12, 2019 Buhay Partylist Rep. Lito Atienza on Thursday accused the leadership of … Continue reading

Road-clearing a herculean fight vs corruption, says lawmaker | The Manila Times

Reference: Jalea, G. (2019, August 19). Road-clearing a herculean fight vs corruption, says lawmaker. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 20, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/road-clearing-a-herculean-fight-vs-corruption-says-lawmaker/602447/ Road-clearing a herculean fight vs corruption, says lawmaker By GLEE JALEA August 19, 2019 THE Duterte administration’s goal to solve Metro Manila’s traffic woes would be almost impossible if authorities continue resorting … Continue reading

Beleaguered bet sues for backing | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 13). Beleaguered bet sues for backing. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/13/beleaguered-bet-sues-for-backing/ Beleaguered bet sues for backing By Hananeel Bordey – July 13, 2019 12:05 AM Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano. It seems Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano is now unsure of a smooth path … Continue reading

Speakership fight far from over; Pulong smells ‘coup’ vs Cayetano | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 12). Speakership fight far from over; Pulong smells ‘coup’ vs Cayetano. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/speakership-fight-far-over-pulong-smells-%E2%80%98coup%E2%80%99-vs-cayetano Speakership fight far from over; Pulong smells ‘coup’ vs Cayetano By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 12, 2019 EXPECT fireworks on the 22nd. Presidential son Davao City Rep. Paolo “Pulong” Duterte … 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

Row spurs Du30 fusion | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 06). Row spurs Du30 fusion. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/row-spurs-du30-fusion/ Row spurs Du30 fusion By Hananeel Bordey – July 6, 2019 12:06 AM Two main political groups each led by a Duterte have united in one of the most significant twists thus far … Continue reading

Meeting pushes unity bet | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 07). Meeting pushes unity bet. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/07/meeting-pushes-unity-bet/ Meeting pushes unity bet By Hananeel Bordey – July 7, 2019 12:07 AM Prep starts House of Representatives staff spruce up the seal of the House of Representatives that serve as a helipad where … 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

HnP flips win-win deal | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 04). HnP flips win-win deal. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 04, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/04/hnp-flips-win-win-deal/ HnP flips win-win deal By Hananeel Bordey – July 4, 2019 12:07 AM Congressman Isidro Ungab A compromise deal has been tossed to rivals for the House’s top post by Davao City Mayor Sara … Continue reading

Fuming senior lawmakers tells Cabinet members to keep off House affairs » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2019, July 3). Fuming senior lawmakers tells Cabinet members to keep off House affairs. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved July 3, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/07/03/fuming-senior-lawmakers-tells-cabinet-members-to-keep-off-house-affairs/ Fuming senior lawmakers tells Cabinet members to keep off House affairs By Ben Rosario, MB ON June 23, 2019 “Keep off the speakership decision!” In strongly-worded statements, two senior administration … Continue reading

Race for the House Speakership | Manila Standard

Reference: Del Rosario, A. (2019, May 27). Race for the House Speakership. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 27, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/back-channel-by-alejandro-del-rosario/295698/race-for-the-house-speakership.html Race for the House Speakership posted May 27, 2019 at 12:50 am by Alejandro Del Rosario Race for the House Speakership”Romualdez is strong on building consensus.”

Charter draft a ‘disaster’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2018, December 14). Charter draft a ‘disaster’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/14/charter-draft-a-disaster/ Charter draft a ‘disaster’ By Elmer N. Manuel – December 14, 2018 12:04 AM The House of Representatives cannot force the Senate to join in a constitutional assembly to vote on the proposed … Continue reading

House initiates impeachment process against CJ de Castro, other SC magistrates » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, August 28). House initiates impeachment process against CJ de Castro, other SC magistrates. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/28/house-initiates-impeachment-process-against-cj-de-castro-other-sc-magistrates/ House initiates impeachment process against CJ de Castro, other SC magistrates Updated August 28, 2018, 6:13 PM By Ben Rosario The House of Representatives officially initiated on Tuesday the impeachment … Continue reading

Suarez seeks probe on revival of Congressional oversight panel in Lower House » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, August 20). Suarez seeks probe on revival of Congressional oversight panel in Lower House. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/20/suarez-seeks-probe-on-revival-of-congressional-oversight-panel-in-lower-house/ Suarez seeks probe on revival of Congressional oversight panel in Lower House Published August 20, 2018, 12:34 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza Minority Leader and Quezon Rep. Danilo Suarez is … Continue reading

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