GMA appointed House deputy speaker

GMA appointed House deputy speaker By Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 16, 2016 – 12:00am Reference: Porcalla, D. (2016, August 16). GMA appointed House deputy speaker. Philstar. Retrieved August 17, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/08/16/1613974/gma-appointed-house-deputy-speaker MANILA, Philippines – Former president and now Pampanga congresswoman Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is now a deputy speaker of the House … Continue reading

Arroyo takes oath as deputy speaker

Arroyo takes oath as deputy speaker | mb.com.ph | Philippine News by Ellson Quismorio August 15, 2016 (updated) Source: Quismorio, E. (2016, August 15). Arroyo takes oath as deputy speaker. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 17, 2016 from http://www.mb.com.ph/arroyo-takes-oath-as-deputy-speaker/ It’s official; former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is now a deputy speaker at the House of Representatives (HOR). … Continue reading

Street protests against Marcos burial allowed; House resolution filed

Street protests against Marcos burial allowed; House resolution filed | mb.com.ph | Philippine News by Genalyn D. Kabiling and Ben R. Rosario August 10, 2016 (updated) Source: Kabiling, G. D. and Rosario, B. R. (2016, August 10). Street protests against Marcos burial allowed; House resolution filed. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 11, 2016 from http://www.mb.com.ph/street-protests-against-marcos-burial-allowed-house-resolution-filed/ The … Continue reading

GMA poised for deputy speakership

GMA poised for deputy speakership | mb.com.ph | Philippine News by Charissa Luci August 6, 2016 (updated) Source: Luci, C. (2016, August 6). GMA poised for deputy speakership. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 9, 2016 from http://www.mb.com.ph/gma-poised-for-deputy-speakership/ The House leadership is eyeing to tap former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as among the Deputy … Continue reading

Solons opt to take test amid war on drugs | The Standard | Defining The News

Solons opt to take test amid war on drugs | The Standard | Defining The News By: Maricel Cruz The Standard | Defining The News August 09, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Cruz, M. (2016, August 09). Solons opt to take test amid war on drugs. The Standard. Retrieved August 09, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/212781/solons-opt-to-take-test-amid-war-on-drugs.html LAWMAKERS … Continue reading

Arroyo considered as deputy speaker | Malaya Business Insight

Arroyo considered as deputy speaker | Malaya Business Insight By WENDELL VIGILIA August 08, 2016 Source: Vigilia, W. (2016, August 8). Arroyo considered as deputy speaker. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 8, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/arroyo-considered-deputy-speaker PAMPANGA Rep. Gloria Arroyo may be appointed as one of the 12 deputy speakers that the leadership of the House … Continue reading

House eyes more deputy speakers | The Standard | Defining The News

House eyes more deputy speakers | The Standard | Defining The News By: Maricel Cruz The Standard | Defining The News August 05, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Cruz, M. (2016, August 05). House eyes more deputy speakers. The Standard. Retrieved August 05, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/212443/house-eyes-more-deputy-speakers.html THE House of Representatives is looking at increasing its … Continue reading

Man who convinced Rody to run now House Speaker | Inquirer News

Man who convinced Rody to run now House Speaker | Inquirer News By: Gil C. Cabacungan @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer 05:19 AM July 26th, 2016 Source: Cabacungan, G. C. (2016, July 26). Man who convinced Rody to run now House Speaker. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved July 26, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/799469/man-who-convinced-rody-to-run-now-house-speaker THE MAN, who convinced President Duterte that … Continue reading

‘Residency alone can decide Poe DQ’

‘Residency alone can decide Poe DQ’ By Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) | Updated March 3, 2016 – 12:00am Retrieved March 3, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/03/03/1559019/residency-alone-can-decide-poe-dq MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) need not resolve the citizenship issue against Sen. Grace Poe in ruling on her disqualification case, legal experts said yesterday. Election lawyers Romulo … Continue reading

Young solon joins Aspac forum

Young solon joins Aspac forum By Maricel Cruz | Nov. 06, 2014 at 12:01am Source: http://manilastandardtoday.com/2014/11/06/young-solon-joins-aspac-forum/ HOUSE members led by Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. have commended a colleague for being elected as a member of the First Board of the Forum of Young Parliamentarians in the Asia-Pacific. In House Resolution 1588, Belmonte, House Majority Leader … Continue reading

Solon wants P100K retirement pay for barangay execs

Solon wants P100K retirement pay for barangay execs By Dennis Carcamo Updated Friday February 21, 2014 – 10:12am Source: http://www.philstar.com/congress/articles/2014/02/21/1292909/solon-wants-p100k-retirement-pay-barangay-execs MANILA, Philippines – A legislator has filed a bill in Congress, seeking to grant retirement pay of P100,000 to barangay officials. Negros Occidental Rep. Mercedes Alvarez said the provision of the additional benefit would serve … Continue reading

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