Pulong warns vs House coup | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 12). Pulong warns vs House coup. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/12/pulong-warns-vs-house-coup/ Pulong warns vs House coup By Hananeel Bordey – July 12, 2019 12:05 AM Paolo Duterte. Despite his father’s open endorsement of a term-sharing deal, Davao City Rep. Paolo “Pulong” Duterte remains … 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

SONA director hopeful 2018 chaos won’t be repeated | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, July 9). SONA director hopeful 2018 chaos won’t be repeated. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 9, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/09/1933207/sona-director-hopeful-2018-chaos-wont-be-repeated SONA director hopeful 2018 chaos won’t be repeated Dellon Porcalla (philstar.com) – July 9, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The film director tasked to take charge of President Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address … Continue reading

3 power blocs go for Martin | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. N. (2019, July 08). 3 power blocs go for Martin. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299233/3-power-blocs-go-for-martin.html 3 power blocs go for Martin posted July 08, 2019 at 01:40 am by Rio N. Araja Romualdez ‘most logical choice’ among contenders for Speaker Three powerful blocs in Congress are backing Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez as … Continue reading

‘Pulong’ eyes Speaker post | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M., Ramos-Araneta, M., & Mariano, N. (2019, July 03). ‘Pulong’ eyes Speaker post. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298801/-pulong-eyes-speaker-post.html ‘Pulong’ eyes Speaker post posted July 03, 2019 at 01:55 am by Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta, Nat Mariano Pushes term sharing by party-list, Luzvimin solons The President’s son, Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte, … Continue reading

All’s well with Sara, Cayetano | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, July 02). All’s well with Sara, Cayetano. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 02, 2019 https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/02/alls-well-with-sara-cayetano/ All’s well with Sara, Cayetano By Elmer N. Manuel – July 2, 2019 12:17 AM Incoming Taguig Representative Alan Peter Cayetano revealed on Monday that everything is well now between him and Davao City … Continue reading

Rody assured of united House | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, A. (2019, June 28). Rody assured of united House. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298411/rody-assured-of-united-house.html Rody assured of united House By Rio N. Araja – June 28, 2019 Leyte Rep.-elect Martin Romualdez has assured President Rodrigo Duterte of a united House of Representatives that will speed up the passage of all his priority bills, … Continue reading

‘Super House majority hanging by a thread’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, June 28). ‘Super House majority hanging by a thread’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98super-house-majority-hanging-thread%E2%80%99 ‘Super House majority hanging by a thread’ By WENDELL VIGILIA – June 28, 2019 FORMER speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is blaming the leaders of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) for the division in the … Continue reading

PDP anoints Velasco | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, June 27). PDP anoints Velasco. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/06/27/pdp-anoints-velasco/ PDP anoints Velasco By Hananeel Bordey – June 27, 2019 Best choice According to PDP stalwart Sen. Manny Pacquiao, Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco is the party’s choice over Pampanga Rep. Aurelio “Dong” Gonzalez and former … Continue reading

Speakership race divides administration coalition | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, June 27). Speakership race divides administration coalition. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/speakership-race-divides-administration-coalition Speakership race divides administration coalition By WENDELL VIGILIA – June 27, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte’s refusal to choose the speaker of the 18th Congress has caused a crack in the administration coalition at the House of Representatives. The … Continue reading

Duterte asks Arroyo to pick her successor | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. & Vigilia, W. (2019, June 26). Duterte asks Arroyo to pick her successor. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 26, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/duterte-asks-arroyo-pick-her-successor Duterte asks Arroyo to pick her successor By Jocelyn Montemayor and Wendell Vigilia – June 26, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte last night said he asked outgoing Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to … Continue reading

Velasco has inside track in House race? | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, June 25). Velasco has inside track in House race? Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 26, 2019 https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/06/25/velasco-has-inside-track-in-house-race/ Velasco has inside track in House race? By Hananeel Bordey – June 25, 2019 Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco The Speakership race just got interesting. This, after touted frontrunner Marinduque … Continue reading

House leadership shows off performance despite budget delays

Reference: Yap, D.J. (2019, June 17). House leadership shows off performance despite budget delays. Inquirer.net. Retrieved June 24, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1130892/house-leadership-shows-off-performance-despite-budget-delays House leadership shows off performance despite budget delays By: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:33 AM June 17, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The leadership of the House of Representatives … Continue reading

‘President hands off speakership race’ | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Valente, C. S. (2018, June 11). ‘President hands off speakership race’. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 11, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/president-hands-off-speakership-race/567480/ ‘President hands off speakership race’ | The Manila Times Online BY CATHERINE S. VALENTE, TMT JUNE 11, 2019 President Rodrigo Duterte would not endorse any lawmaker to become the next speaker of the House … Continue reading

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