Cardema case ignites partylist reform push | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, August 14). Cardema case ignites partylist reform push. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved August 15, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/08/14/cardema-case-ignites-partylist-reform-push/ Cardema case ignites partylist reform push By Hananeel Bordey – August 14, 2019 12:05 AM Expressing dismay over what he called was the “exploitation” of the partylist system in the … Continue reading

De Lima files bill to prevent abuse of party-list system » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Torregoza, H. (2019, July 15). De Lima files bill to prevent abuse of party-list system. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/07/15/de-lima-files-bill-to-prevent-abuse-of-party-list-system/ De Lima files bill to prevent abuse of party-list system By Hannah Torregoza, MB ON July 15, 2019 Opposition Senator Leila de Lima is seeking passage of a bill that would reform the … Continue reading

Kontra Daya filing complaint vs Cardema substitution | Philstar.com

Reference: Jaymalin, M. (2019, May 28). Kontra Daya filing complaint vs Cardema substitution. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 29, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/28/1921488/kontra-daya-filing-complaint-vs-cardema-substitution Kontra Daya filing complaint vs Cardema substitution Mayen Jaymalin (philstar.com) – May 28, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Members of election watchdog Kontra Daya will troop to the Commission on Elections (Comelec) today to oppose … Continue reading

Romualdez assures party-lists of ‘fair share’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, May 24). Manila Standard. Retrieved May 24, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/295488/romualdez-assures-party-lists-of-fair-share-.html Romualdez assures party-lists of ‘fair share’ posted May 24, 2019 at 01:35 am by Maricel Cruz Representative-elect Martin Romualdez of Leyte on Thursday assured the newly constituted Party-List Coalition of a fair and equitable distribution of committee posts and budget allocations … Continue reading

Two groups ask SC to revise formula for allocation of seats in Congress for party-lists | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Panaligan, R. (2019, May 23). Two groups ask SC to revise formula for allocation of seats in Congress for party-lists. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 23, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/05/23/two-groups-ask-sc-to-revise-formula-for-allocation-of-seats-in-congress-for-party-lists/ Two groups ask SC to revise formula for allocation of seats in Congress for party-lists By Ray Panaligan, MB ON MAY 23, 2019 Two party-list groups … Continue reading

Cardema gatecrashes party-list meeting | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, May 23). Cardema gatecrashes party-list meeting. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 23, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/23/1920187/cardema-gatecrashes-party-list-meeting Cardema gatecrashes party-list meeting Jess Diaz (philstar.com) – May 23, 2019  MANILA, Philippines — Controversial former National Youth Commission (NYC) chairman Ronald Cardema drew criticisms and jeers from party-list lawmakers yesterday for attending their organizational meeting on … Continue reading

Comelec allows Cardema’s surprise substitution as Duterte Youth rep | Philstar.com

Reference:de Santos, J. (2019, May 23). Comelec allows Cardema’s surprise substitution as Duterte Youth rep. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 23, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/22/1919968/comelec-allows-cardemas-surprise-substitution-duterte-youth-rep Comelec allows Cardema’s surprise substitution as Duterte Youth repJonathan de Santos (philstar.com) – May 23, 2019  MANILA, Philippines — Ronald Cardema, a 33-year-old former chairman of the National Youth Commission who has … Continue reading

51 groups proclaimed as party-list winners | Philstar.com

Reference:(2019, May 23). 51 groups proclaimed as party-list winners. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/22/1919741/51-groups-proclaimed-party-list-winners 51 groups proclaimed as party-list winners(philstar.com) – May 22, 2019  MANILA, Philippines (Updated 8:41 p.m.) — The Commission on Elections, sitting as the National Board of Canvassers, proclaimed 51 party-list organizations that won in this year’s midterm elections Wednesday evening. 

ACT-CIS leads party-list race | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Modesto, C.A. (2019, May 15). ACT-CIS leads party-list race. Retrieved May 15, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/act-cis-leads-party-list-race/554769/ ACT-CIS leads party-list race By: Catherine A. Modesto – May 15, 2019 07:23 AM Party-list group Anti-Crime and Terrorism Community Involvement and Support (ACT-CIS) continued to lead the party-list race on Tuesday.

Tulfo-backed ACT-CIS grabs early lead in partylist race | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Sadongdong, M. (2019, May 14). Tulfo-backed ACT-CIS grabs early lead in partylist race. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 15, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/05/14/tulfo-backed-act-cis-grabs-early-lead-in-partylist-race/ Tulfo-backed ACT-CIS grabs early lead in partylist race BY MARTIN SADONGDONG, MB ON MAY 14, 2019 PASAY CITY — Anti-Crime and Terrorism Community Involvement and Support (ACT-CIS) Partylist, which was supported by radio personality … Continue reading

63 Senate bets get Comelec’s go signal | Philstar.com

Reference: Crisostomo, S. (2019, January 27). 63 Senate bets get Comelec’s go signal. Philippine Star. Retrieved January 28, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/01/27/1888505/63-senate-bets-get-comelecs-go-signal 63 Senate bets get Comelec’s go signal Sheila Crisostomo (The Philippine Star) – January 27, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Out of the more than 200 individuals who had registered to run for senator … Continue reading

Comelec to publish party-list groups, nominees ahead of 2019 midterm polls » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Aquino, L.A. (2018, November 13). Comelec to publish party-list groups, nominees ahead of 2019 midterm polls. Manila Bulletin News. Retrieved November 13, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/11/13/comelec-to-publish-party-list-groups-nominees-ahead-of-2019-midterm-polls/ Comelec to publish party-list groups, nominees ahead of 2019 midterm polls Published November 13, 2018, 2:31 PM By Leslie Ann Aquino The public will soon know the party-list organizations … Continue reading

‘Batasan Four’ now free | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Daily Tribune Staff. (2018, August 14). ‘Batasan Four’ now free. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/14/batasan-four-now-free/ ‘Batasan Four’ now free By The Staff – August 14, 2018 12:02 AM We challenge Topacio to donate the bounty he supposedly raised against the progressive leaders to the evacuees hit … Continue reading

Draft charter doubles party-list seats | Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2018, August 05). Draft charter doubles party-list seats. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/272270/draft-charter-doubles-party-list-seats-.html Draft charter doubles party-list seats posted August 05, 2018 at 10:45 pm by Manila Standard President Duterte’s “Draft Constitution for a Strong and Indissoluble Republic” proposes to double the number of party-list representatives in the House from … Continue reading

NBI hunts 4 wanted ex-solons | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Baldo, G. (2018, July 29). NBI hunts 4 wanted ex-solons. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/07/29/nbi-hunts-4-wanted-ex-solons/ NBI hunts 4 wanted ex-solons By Alvin Murcia – July 29, 2018 12:05 AM Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra yesterday said they will help in the enforcement of the arrest warrants issued … Continue reading

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