House panel OKs 90% road tax increase | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, November 12). House panel OKs 90% road tax increase. The Philippine Star. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/11/12/1968037/house-panel-oks-90-road-tax-increase House panel OKs 90% road tax increase Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – November 12, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA,Philippines — The House of Representatives committee on ways and means yesterday approved a bill … Continue reading

Cayetano: Term-sharing with Velasco still a go | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2019, October 19). Cayetano: Term-sharing with Velasco still a go. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/19/1961511/cayetano-term-sharing-velasco-still-go Cayetano: Term-sharing with Velasco still a go Edu Punay, Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – October 19, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – There is no truth to speculations that the term-sharing in the House … Continue reading

Budget bill certified as urgent | Inquirer News

Reference: Aurelio, J. M. & Gascon, M. (2019, September 20). Budget bill certified as urgent. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1166974/budget-bill-certified-as-urgent Budget bill certified as urgent by Julie M. Aurelio, Melvin Gascon / INQUIRER.net / 05:00 AM September 20, 2019 President Duterte has decided to certify the proposed P4.1-trillion 2020 national budget to avoid … Continue reading

Give cash aid to small farmers following drop in palay price — solon | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P. A. V. (2019, September 04). Give cash aid to small farmers following drop in palay price — solon. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 04, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1160909/give-cash-aid-to-small-farmers-following-drop-in-palay-price-solon Give cash aid to small farmers following drop in palay price — solon By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 06:52 PM September … Continue reading

Salceda to Duque: ‘Shape up or ship out’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, September 02). Salceda to Duque: ‘Shape up or ship out’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/salceda-duque-%E2%80%98shape-or-ship-out%E2%80%99 Salceda to Duque: ‘Shape up or ship out’ By WENDELL VIGILIA September 02, 2019 CAN’T take the heat? Get out of the kitchen.

House panel OKs bill on liquor tax hike | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P. A. V. (2019, August 13). House panel OKs bill on liquor tax hike. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 13, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1153203/house-panel-oks-bill-on-liquor-tax-hike House panel OKs bill on liquor tax hike By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 12:42 PM August 13, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The House ways and means … Continue reading

Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 18). Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300094/romualdez-fetes-131-house-allies-promises-to-work-for-best-congress-.html Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ posted July 18, 2019 at 01:50 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night feted the 131 … Continue reading

Solons: No House coup vs Alan | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 18). Solons: No House coup vs Alan. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/solons-no-house-coup-vs-alan Solons: No House coup vs Alan By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 18, 2019 STAUNCH supporters of Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez yesterday shot down rumors there is a brewing “coup” against presumptive speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, … Continue reading

Let’s buckle down to work — Cayetano | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, July 17). Let’s buckle down to work. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/17/1935394/lets-buckle-down-work-cayetano Let’s buckle down to work Dellon Porcalla (philstar.com) – July 17, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Presumptive speaker Alan Peter Cayetano urged his colleagues in the 306-member House of Representatives to set aside politics when the 18th Congress … Continue reading

Salceda: No lump sum allocations in 2019 budget | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 17). Salceda: No lump sum allocations in 2019 budget. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/salceda-no-lump-sum-allocations-2019-budget Salceda: No lump sum allocations in 2019 budget By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 17, 2019 LUMP sum allocations in the annual national budget, often a source of graft and corruption, will be minimized … Continue reading

Alan: Choice for minority leader depends on rules to be adopted | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 16). Alan: Choice for minority leader depends on rules to be adopted. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-choice-minority-leader-depends-rules-be-adopted Alan: Choice for minority leader depends on rules to be adopted By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 16, 2019 WHILE recognizing the importance of having a genuine opposition, presumptive speaker Alan … Continue reading

Salceda vows to push DDR | Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2019, July 08). Salceda vows to push DDR. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/lgu/ncr/299283/salceda-vows-to-push-ddr-trabaho-bills.html Salceda vows to push DDR posted July 08, 2019 at 09:30 pm by Manila Standard Albay Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda has vowed to push as priority measures in the 18th Congress bills creating the Department of Disaster Resilience and … Continue reading

‘Romualdez is my VP’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lozada, C. (2019, July 12). ‘Romualdez is my VP’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/12/romualdez-is-my-vp/ ‘Romualdez is my VP’ By Chito Lozada – July 12, 2019 12:07 AM Political artist President Rodrigo Duterte holds a plaque of recognition from the Daily Tribune (DT). Part of the accolade reads “For his … Continue reading

‘Speaker race far from over’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M., Ramos-Araneta M. & Mariano, N. (2019, July 12). ‘Speaker race far from over’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299583/-speaker-race-far-from-over-.html ‘Speaker race far from over’ posted July 12, 2019 at 02:05 am by Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta, Nat Mariano Duterte son sees coup plot; House vote needed—Pimentel Despite an endorsement from 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

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