Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 18). Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300094/romualdez-fetes-131-house-allies-promises-to-work-for-best-congress-.html Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ posted July 18, 2019 at 01:50 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night feted the 131 … Continue reading

Lagman: Minority leader must be from opposition | Inquirer News

Yap, D. (2019, July 16). Lagman: Minority leader must be from opposition. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1142129/lagman-minority-leader-must-be-from-opposition Lagman: Minority leader must be from oppositionBy: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:20 AM July 16, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Will the next minority leader of the House of Representatives again … Continue reading

3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E., Ramos-Araneta, M. & Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 13). 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299684/3-years-after-arbitral-win-vs-china-sea-claims.html 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims posted July 13, 2019 at 01:55 am by Rey E. Requejo and Macon Ramos-Araneta, MJ Blancaflor Carpio, Del Rosario … Continue reading

All-purpose LP cash cow | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 06). All-purpose LP cash cow. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/all-purpose-lp-cash-cow/ All-purpose LP cash cow By TDT – July 6, 2019 12:05 AM Sen. Grace Poe should be barking up the wrong tree when she pounded on the Department of Transportation (DoTr) for the degraded … 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

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

Aquino admin blamed for Metro water shortage | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, June 26). Aquino admin blamed for Metro water shortage. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 26, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/aquino-admin-blamed-metro-water-shortage Aquino admin blamed for Metro water shortage By WENDELL VIGILIA – June 26, 2019 INACTION on the part of the previous administration partly led to the ongoing water supply shortage in Metro Manila, according to … Continue reading

Macalintal concedes as Otso Diretso bets face headwinds in Senate race | Philstar.com

Reference: (2019, May 14). Macalintal concedes as Otso Diretso bets face headwinds in Senate race. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 14, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/14/1917757/macalintal-concedes-otso-diretso-bets-face-headwinds-senate-race Macalintal concedes as Otso Diretso bets face headwinds in Senate race (philstar.com) – May 14, 2019  MANILA, Philippines — Veteran election lawyer Romy Macalintal — who ran under the Otso Diretso slate … Continue reading

Bets slog through sorties | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, February 13). Bets slog through sorties. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 19, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/13/bets-slog-through-sorties/ Bets slog through sorties By Hananeel Bordey – February 13, 2019 12:06 AM SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga — A throng of 30,000 people welcomed Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio and her 13 Hugpong ng … Continue reading

Hugpong stump starts campaigns | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 12). Hugpong stump starts campaigns. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/12/hugpong-stump-starts-campaigns/ Hugpong stump starts campaigns By Mario J. Mallari – February 12, 2019 12:21 AM The campaign period for the senatorial race in the midterm elections starts today with candidates supported by Davao City … Continue reading

Leni Robredo: ‘Tagging opposition smacks of Martial Law tactic’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Flores, H. (2018, September 26). Leni Robredo: ‘Tagging opposition smacks of Martial Law tactic’. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/26/1854859/leni-robredo-tagging-opposition-smacks-martial-law-tactic. Leni Robredo: ‘Tagging opposition smacks of Martial Law tactic’ Helen Flores (The Philippine Star) – September 26, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Vice President Leni Robredo slammed yesterday the latest attempts to … Continue reading

No military, communists in Tindig Pilipinas — Trillanes | Inquirer News

Reference: Gonzales, C. (2018, September 18). No military, communists in Tindig Pilipinas — Trillanes. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 18, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1033681/no-military-communists-in-tindig-pilipinas-trillanes. No military, communists in Tindig Pilipinas — Trillanes By: Cathrine Gonzales – Reporter / @cgonzalesINQ INQUIRER.net / 01:07 PM September 18, 2018 Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said that there are no members of the military or communists in … Continue reading

FM foes now target Rody | Daily Tribune

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, September 10). FM foes now target Rody. Tribune.net.ph. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/09/10/fm-foes-now-target-rody/. FM foes now target Rody By Mario J. Mallari – September 10, 2018 12:07 AM Enrile says old script being used The groups that ousted former President Ferdinand Marcos have reformed their line and had started to move towards … Continue reading

Administration destabilizing itself – LP senators | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, P. (2018, September 10). Administration destabilizing itself – LP senators. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/10/1850135/administration-destabilizing-itself-lp-senators. Administration destabilizing itself – LP senators Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) – September 10, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Duterte administration is the one destabilizing itself by its failure to stem the rising prices of … Continue reading

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