Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. N. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 15). Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299839/taguig-lawmaker-stirs-furor-over-term-limit.html Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit posted July 15, 2019 at 01:35 am by Rio N. Araja and Macon Ramos-Araneta Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate on Sunday hit Taguig … Continue reading

Beleaguered bet sues for backing | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 13). Beleaguered bet sues for backing. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/13/beleaguered-bet-sues-for-backing/ Beleaguered bet sues for backing By Hananeel Bordey – July 13, 2019 12:05 AM Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano. It seems Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano is now unsure of a smooth path … Continue reading

Family feud bid foiled | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 11). Family feud bid foiled. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/11/family-feud-bid-foiled/ Family feud bid foiled By Hananeel Bordey – July 11, 2019 12:07 AM MAYOR SARAH DUTERTE Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte appealed to members of Congress to free her from intrigues swirling at the … 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

No APC volley yet | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. N. (2019, July 10). No APC volley yet. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/10/no-apc-volley-yet/ No APC volley yet By Elmer N. Manuel – July 10, 2019 12:07 AM TWO speakers, says President Rodrigo Duterte. President Rodrigo Duterte’s endorsement of a term-sharing between Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano … 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

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

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

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

Romualdez bid gains steam | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, June 27). Romualdez bid gains steam. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298321/romualdez-bid-gains-steam.html Romualdez bid gains steam By Rio N. Araja and Macon Ramos-Araneta – June 27, 2019 Party-lists, other groups back speakership move Key leaders of various political parties and blocs in the incoming 18th Congress assembled in … 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

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