ROLL OF HOUSE MEMBERS (18th Congress)

Reference: Philippines, House of Representatives. (18th Congress). House Members. Retrieved August 24, 2019 from http://www.congress.gov.ph/members/ HOUSE MEMBERS 299 NOTE: Deceased ( 0), Resigned ( 0), Unseated ( 0), Appointed ( 0), Dropped ( 1)   18th CONGRESS 1. Abante, Bienvenido Jr. M. Manila, 6th District 2. Abaya, Francis Gerald Aguinaldo Cavite, 1st District 3. Abellanosa, … Continue reading

Death penalty House bills filed prior to Duterte’s Sona appeal | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. V. (2019, July 25). Death penalty House bills filed prior to Duterte’s Sona appeal. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1146102/death-penalty-house-bills-filed-prior-to-dutertes-sona-appeal Death penalty House bills filed prior to Duterte’s Sona appeal By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 08:15 AM July 25, 2019 MANILA, Philippines – Several lawmakers … Continue reading

Legarda beats Javier for Antique House seat | Inquirer News

Reference: Burgos, N. Jr. (2019, May 15). Legarda beats Javier for Antique House seat. Inquirer.net. Retrieved May 15, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1119084/legarda-beats-javier-for-antique-house-seat Legarda beats Javier for Antique House seat By: Nestor P. Burgos Jr. Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:23 AM May 15, 2019 ILOILO CITY, Philippines — Sen. Loren Legarda is set to become the next … Continue reading

Kabayan party-list representative dies | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, September 24). Kabayan party-list representative dies. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/nation/2018/09/24/1854051/kabayan-party-list-representative-dies. Kabayan party-list representative dies Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – September 24, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Kabayan party-list Rep. Ciriaco Calalang died yesterday after a massive stroke. He was 67. His colleague, Rep. Ron Salo, said … Continue reading

Shameful P31-B DPWH pork for congressmen | Inquirer News

Reference: Maderazo, J. J. (2018, September 25). Shameful P31-B DPWH pork for congressmen. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1035789/shameful-p31-b-dpwh-pork-for-congressmen. Shameful P31-B DPWH pork for congressmen By: Jake J. Maderazo – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:01 AM September 25, 2018 The recently reported “shouting match” and “near fisticuffs” at the House of Representatives exposed … Continue reading

Batangas solon dared to reply to vote-buying raps | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. (2018, August 26). Batangas solon dared to reply to vote-buying raps. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/274005/batangas-solon-dared-to-reply-to-vote-buying-raps.html Batangas solon dared to reply to vote-buying raps posted August 26, 2018 at 11:10 pm by Rio N. Araja AN EXECUTIVE of the National Movement for Free Elections on Sunday urged Deputy Speaker and … Continue reading

Lawmaker accuses driver of stealing P200,000 | Inquirer News

Reference: Enano, J. (2018, August 27). Lawmaker accuses driver of stealing P200,000. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025160/lawmaker-accuses-driver-of-stealing-p200000 Lawmaker accuses driver of stealing P200,000 By: Jhesset O. Enano – Reporter / @JhessetEnanoINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:03 AM August 27, 2018 A hunt was still ongoing for the driver of a Quezon City congressman … Continue reading

Arroyo sees new role twofold | Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2018, August 05). Arroyo sees new role twofold. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 7, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272217/arroyo-sees-new-role-twofold.html Arroyo sees new role twofold posted August 05, 2018 at 01:20 am by Manila Standard For House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, she sees her new role two fold—to help President Rodrigo Duterte and to help members of … Continue reading

Gloria starts ‘House-keeping,’ begins sessions hour earlier | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, August 04). Gloria starts ‘House-keeping,’ begins sessions hour earlier. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272146/gloria-starts-house-keeping-begins-sessions-hour-earlier.html Gloria starts ‘House-keeping,’ begins sessions hour earlier posted August 04, 2018 at 01:30 am by Maricel Cruz In a sharp departure from the practice of her predecessor, Speaker Gloria Macagpagal Arroyo on Friday vowed that … Continue reading

Unlike Alvarez, Arroyo won’t give ‘zero budget’ to rival solons — Andaya | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, August 03). Unlike Alvarez, Arroyo won’t give ‘zero budget’ to rival solons — Andaya. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017364/unlike-alvarez-arroyo-wont-give-zero-budget-to-rival-solons-andaya Unlike Alvarez, Arroyo won’t give ‘zero budget’ to rival solons — Andaya By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 01:14 PM August 03, 2018 Unlike former … Continue reading

Intact PDP flexes muscle | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Huerto, R. & Ablon, G. M. (2018, August 03). Intact PDP flexes muscle. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 03, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/03/intact-pdp-flexes-muscle/ Intact PDP flexes muscle By Daily Tribune – August 3, 2018 01:11 AM By Ron Huerto and Gladys Mae Ablon Party solid behind Duterte The Partido Demokratiko Pilipino … Continue reading

Sotto warns House members of ‘unparliamentary acts’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, July 26). Sotto warns House members of ‘unparliamentary acts’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1014582/sotto-warns-house-members-of-unparliamentary-acts-sotto-senate-house-unparliamentary-shouting-match IN VIEW OF RECENT SHOUTING MATCH BETWEEN LAWMAKERS Sotto warns House members of ‘unparliamentary acts’ By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 11:06 AM July 26, 2018 Senate President Vicente Sotto … Continue reading

House upheaval upstages SONA: Arroyo allies vote to oust Alvarez | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, July 24). House upheaval upstages SONA: Arroyo allies vote to oust Alvarez. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 24, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-upheaval-upstages-sona-arroyo-allies-vote-oust-alvarez House upheaval upstages SONA: Arroyo allies vote to oust Alvarez By WENDELL VIGILIA July 24, 2018 AN attempt to oust Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez at the House of Representatives took the … Continue reading

Koko accepts Senate change | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J. (2018, May 21). Koko accepts Senate change. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 21, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/koko-accepts-senate-change Koko accepts Senate change By JP LOPEZ May 21, 2018 SENATE President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III will pass the torch to Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III when members of the 17-man majority bloc hold a … Continue reading

House panels endorse BBL for plenary approval | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, May 16). House panels endorse BBL for plenary approval. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 16, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-panels-endorse-bbl-plenary-approval House panels endorse BBL for plenary approval By WENDELL VIGILIA May 16, 2018 A JOINT committee of the House of Representatives yesterday endorsed for plenary approval the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law, which seeks … Continue reading

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