House condemns Espino ambush | Nation | Daily Tribune

Reference: Calayag, K. (2019, September 12). House condemns Espino ambush. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/09/12/house-condemns-espino-ambush/ House condemns Espino ambush By Keith A. Calayag, DT ON September 12, 2019 Lawmakers on Thursday condemned the ambush of their former colleague from Pangasinan, Amado Espino Jr. “The House under Speaker … Continue reading

House leadership condemns ambush on former Pangasinan Rep. Amado Espino Jr. » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, September 12). House leadership condemns ambush on former Pangasinan Rep. Amado Espino Jr. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/09/12/house-leadership-condemns-ambush-on-former-pangasinan-rep-amado-espino-jr/ House leadership condemns ambush on former Pangasinan Rep. Amado Espino Jr By Charissa Luci-Atienza, MB ON September 12, 2019 House leaders are calling on the authorities to put behind bars those behind … Continue reading

House withdraws ‘premature’ 2020 budget bill from plenary | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, September 02). House withdraws ‘premature’ 2020 budget bill from plenary. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-withdraws-%E2%80%98premature%E2%80%99-2020-budget-bill-plenary House withdraws ‘premature’ 2020 budget bill from plenary By WENDELL VIGILIA September 02, 2019 THE House of Representatives has withdrawn the filing of the proposed P4.1 trillion proposed national budget in the … Continue reading

House leader wants PH to export marijuana for medicinal use | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, August 20). House leader wants PH to export marijuana for medicinal use. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 20, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-leader-wants-ph-export-marijuana-medicinal-use House leader wants PH to export marijuana for medicinal use By WENDELL VIGILIA August 20, 2019 THE Philippines can export medical cannabis by establishing a state agency that will oversee … Continue reading

Nograles says LEDAC to convene soon | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2019, July 24). Nograles says LEDAC to convene soon. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/24/1937556/nograles-says-ledac-convene-soon Nograles says LEDAC to convene soon Alexis Romero (Philstar.com) – July 24, 2019 – 9:04pm MANILA, Philippines — The Legislative Executive Development Advisory Council would convene soon to discuss the priority bills enumerated by President Rodrigo … Continue reading

Speakership term-sharing shows coalition cracks, say lawmakers | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, D. (2019, July 10). Speakership term-sharing shows coalition cracks, say lawmakers. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1139882/speakership-term-sharing-shows-coalition-cracks-say-lawmakers Speakership term-sharing shows coalition cracks, say lawmakersBy: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:26 AM July 10, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The deal brokered by President Duterte for the sharing of … Continue reading

Romualdez takes majority leader post; House smooth sailing seen | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. & Cruz, M. V. (2019, July 10). Romualdez takes majority leader post; House smooth sailing seen. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299398/romualdez-takes-majority-leader-post-house-smooth-sailing-seen.html Romualdez takes majority leader post; House smooth sailing seen posted July 10, 2019 at 01:35 am by MJ Blancaflor and Maricel V. Cruz There will be no delays in congressional … Continue reading

Party-list bloc to vote for Cayetano as speaker | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 10). Party-list bloc to vote for Cayetano as speaker. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/party-list-bloc-vote-cayetano-speaker Party-list bloc to vote for Cayetano as speaker By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 10, 2019 DON’T burn bridges. The 54-man Party-list Coalition Foundation Inc. (PCFI) will now vote for Taguig-Pateros Rep. Alan … Continue reading

Alan vows to fight corruption | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 09). Alan vows to fight corruption. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-vows-fight-corruption Alan vows to fight corruption By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 09, 2019 EVERYTHING came as a surprise. Taguig-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano had no idea that President Duterte will name him as the Speaker of the 18th … Continue reading

Cayetano tells Velasco: Apologize to Rody for lying | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 02). Cayetano tells Velasco: Apologize to Rody for lying. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/cayetano-tells-velasco-apologize-rody-lying Cayetano tells Velasco: Apologize to Rody for lying By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 02, 2019 TAGUIG-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano yesterday stepped up his attack against Marinduque Rep. Lord Alan Velasco, saying … Continue reading

House’s fake news peddler | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, March 31). House’s fake news peddler. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 02, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/31/houses-fake-news-peddler/ House’s fake news peddler By Hananeel Bordey – March 31, 2019 12:05 AM Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Raymond “L-Ray” Villafuerte was merely sour graping after the lawmaker claimed that the House leadership … Continue reading

Solons: Implement fully the Mental Health Act

Reference: Araja, R. (2019, January 20). Solons: Implement fully the Mental Health Act. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/285826/solons-implement-fully-the-mental-health-act.html Solons: Implement fully the Mental Health Act posted January 20, 2019 at 10:50 pm by Rio N. Araja Three House leaders have called on the government to “aggressively” implement the Mental Health Act to address … Continue reading

Lawmaker: IRR on ease of doing business a priority | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, September 17). Lawmaker: IRR on ease of doing business a priority. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/17/1852138/lawmaker-irr-ease-doing-business-priority. Lawmaker: IRR on ease of doing business a priority Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – September 17, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Trade and Industry should immediately release the implementing … Continue reading

House realigns P52-billion ‘pork barrel’ in 2019 budget | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, September 19). House realigns P52-billion ‘pork barrel’ in 2019 budget. Philstar.net. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/19/1852815/house-realigns-p52-billion-pork-barrel-2019-budget. House realigns P52-billion ‘pork barrel’ in 2019 budget Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – September 19, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives yesterday realigned some P52 billion in so-called pork barrel … Continue reading

House leaders bicker over ‘pork’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2018 September 18). House leaders bicker over ‘pork’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 18, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1033586/house-leaders-bicker-over-pork. House leaders bicker over ‘pork’ By: Marlon Ramos – Reporter / @MRamosINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:40 AM September 18, 2018 Sen. Panfilo Lacson may be right about “pork” in the budget after all. A supposed attempt to defat the proposed … Continue reading

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