41 Senate committee chairmanships distributed | Philstar.com

Reference: Felipe, C. S. (2019, August 13). 41 Senate committee chairmanships distributed. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 13, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/08/13/1942980/41-senate-committee-chairmanships-distributed 41 Senate committee chairmanships distributed Cecille Suerte Felipe (The Philippine Star) – August 13, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Senate has completed distribution of 41 committee chairmanships for the 18th Congress with four senators … 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

Talks with Reds to resume: Duterte: ‘Let’s give this another last chance’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. & Reyes, V. (2018, April 05). Talks with Reds to resume: Duterte: ‘Let’s give this another last chance’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 05, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/talks-reds-resume-duterte-%E2%80%98let%E2%80%99s-give-another-last-chance%E2%80%99 Talks with Reds to resume: Duterte: ‘Let’s give this another last chance’ April 05, 2018 BY JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR AND VICTOR REYES PRESIDENT Duterte yesterday directed … Continue reading

Probe on Rody wealth seen as a waste of time | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J. (2018, February 06). Probe on Rody wealth seen as a waste of time. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 6, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/probe-rody-wealth-seen-waste-time Probe on Rody wealth seen as a waste of time By JP LOPEZ February 06, 2018 AS announced, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV yesterday filed a resolution seeking a Senate investigation … 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

Solon confirms moves to abolish Senate under federal constitution | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, January 22). Solon confirms moves to abolish Senate under federal constitution. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved January 22, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/solon-confirms-moves-abolish-senate-under-federal-constitution Solon confirms moves to abolish Senate under federal constitution By WENDELL VIGILIA January 22, 2018 MOVES to abolish the Senate under the proposed shift to a federal form of government continue … Continue reading

House Cha-cha doomed – Drilon | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tamayo, B.E. (2018, January 21). House Cha-cha doomed – Drilon. The Manila Times. Retrieved January 22, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/house-cha-cha-doomed-drilon/375506/ House Cha-cha doomed – Drilon | The Manila Times Online BY BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO ON JANUARY 21, 2018 The House of Representatives will only be wasting its time introducing amendments to the Constitution because no … 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

No ‘moro-moro’ in House probe of Bilibid drug trade — solons | Inquirer News

No ‘moro-moro’ in House probe of Bilibid drug trade — solons | Inquirer News By: Marc Jayson Cayabyab @MJcayabyabINQ INQUIRER.net 02:05 PM September 19th, 2016 Source: Cayabyab, M. J. (2016, September 19). No ‘moro-moro’ in House probe of Bilibid drug trade — solons. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 19, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/816676/no-moro-moro-in-house-probe-of-bilibid-drug-trade-solons Leaders in the House of … Continue reading

Poe wants probe on death of 4-year-old during drug bust | Inquirer News

Poe wants probe on death of 4-year-old during drug bust | Inquirer News By: Maila Ager @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net 03:19 PM September 6th, 2016 Source: Ager, M. (2016, September 6). Poe wants probe on death of 4-year-old during drug bust. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 6, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/813310/poe-wants-probe-on-death-of-4-year-old-during-drug-bust Senator Grace Poe has asked Philippine National Police Chief … Continue reading

Diokno: No Cha-cha funding in 2017 budget | Malaya Business Insight

Diokno: No Cha-cha funding in 2017 budget | Malaya Business Insight by JP LOPEZ AND WENDELL VIGILIA August 16, 2016 Source: Lopez, JP & Vigilia, W. (2016, August 16). Diokno: No Cha-cha funding in 2017 budget. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 16, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/diokno-no-cha-cha-funding-2017-budget BUDGET Secretary Benjamin Diokno yesterday said there is no budget … Continue reading

Duterte undeterred by protests | Inquirer News

Duterte undeterred by protests | Inquirer News By: Marlon Ramos @MRamosINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer 01:52 AM August 15th, 2016 Source: Ramos, M. (2016, August 15). Duterte undeterred by protests. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 15, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/806151/duterte-undeterred-by-protests PRESIDENT Duterte is unperturbed by opposition to his decision allowing the burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos at … 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

‘Power measure good as scrapped’ | Malaya Business Insight

‘Power measure good as scrapped’ | Malaya Business Insight. Source: http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98power-measure-good-scrapped%E2%80%99 retrieved on April 29, 2015 from Malaya Business Insight website By JP LOPEZ on April 27, 2015 SEN. Sergio Osmeña III yesterday said a joint resolution giving President Aquino emergency power to address a supposed energy crisis this summer is “scrapped” as far as … Continue reading

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