Poe, Tugade trade barbs after heated Senate hearing | Inquirer News

Reference: Camus, M. R. / Philippine Daily Inquirer. (2019, September 13). Poe, Tugade trade barbs after heated Senate hearing. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 13, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1164075/poe-tugade-trade-barbs-after-heated-senate-hearing Poe, Tugade trade barbs after heated Senate hearing Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:06 AM September 13, 2019 MANILA, Philippines–The tension between Transport Secretary Arthur Tugade and Sen. Grace Poe, … Continue reading

Duterte cites presidential prerogative on amnesty | Philstar.com

Reference: Regaled, E. (2018, September 10). Duterte cites presidential prerogative on amnesty. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/10/1850155/duterte-cites-presidential-prerogative-amnesty. Duterte cites presidential prerogative on amnesty Edith Regalado (The Philippine Star) – September 10, 2018 – 12:00am DAVAO CITY, Philippines — It’s the “president’s prerogative” to void the amnesty granted to Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV while maintaining … Continue reading

Emergency traffic powers hits snag | Inquirer News

Emergency traffic powers hits snag | Inquirer News @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer 04:19 AM September 26th, 2016 Source: Dizon, N. (2016, September 26). Emergency traffic powers hits snag. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 26, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/818919/emergency-traffic-powers-hits-snag TRANSPORTATION Secretary Arthur Tugade may not hold the title “traffic crisis manager” after the House of Representatives committee on transportation … Continue reading

House to prevent abuses in grant of extra powers | Malaya Business Insight

House to prevent abuses in grant of extra powers | Malaya Business Insight September 19, 2016 Source: Vigilia, W. (2016, September 19). House to prevent abuses in grant of extra powers. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 20, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-prevent-abuses-grant-extra-powers THE House of Representatives will not approve emergency powers that would be prone to abuse … Continue reading

House ready to give Rody traffic powers | The Standard | Defining The News

House ready to give Rody traffic powers | The Standard | Defining The News By: Maricel Cruz The Standard | Defining The News September 09, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Cruz, M. (2016, September 09). House ready to give Rody traffic powers. The Standard. Retrieved September 13, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/215663/house-ready-to-give-rody-traffic-powers.html THE chairman of the House … Continue reading

Gordon: Give Duterte power to suspend writ of habeas corpus | Inquirer News

Gordon: Give Duterte power to suspend writ of habeas corpus | Inquirer News By: Tarra Quismundo @TarraINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer 02:45 PM September 8th, 2016 Source: Quismundo, T. (2016, September 8). Gordon: Give Duterte power to suspend writ of habeas corpus. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 8, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/813820/gordon-wants-to-give-duterte-power-to-suspend-writ-of-habeas-corpus MANILA — Sen. Richard Gordon on Thursday … Continue reading

2 senators worry on state of nat’l emergency’s no-expiry date | Inquirer News

2 senators worry on state of nat’l emergency’s no-expiry date | Inquirer News By: Maila Ager @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net 05:34 PM September 6th, 2016 Source: Ager, M. (2016, September 6). 2 senators worry on state of nat’l emergency’s no-expiry date. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 6, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/813353/2-senators-worry-on-state-of-national-emergencys-no-expiry-date While they support President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of a … Continue reading

What’s basis for state of lawlessness? Pangilinan asks | Inquirer News

What’s basis for state of lawlessness? Pangilinan asks | Inquirer News By: Maila Ager @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net 12:05 PM September 6th, 2016 Source: Ager, M. (2016, September 6). What’s basis for state of lawlessness? Pangilinan asks. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 6, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/813244/whats-basis-for-state-of-lawlessness-pangilinan-asks Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan wants to know the actual state of criminality and … Continue reading

Lagman airs fears over duration of Duterte proclamation | Inquirer News

Lagman airs fears over duration of Duterte proclamation | Inquirer News By: Marc Jayson Cayabyab @MJcayabyabINQ INQUIRER.net 01:18 PM September 6th, 2016 Source: Cayabyab, M. J. (2016, September 6). Lagman airs fears over duration of Duterte proclamation. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 6, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/813267/lagman-airs-fears-over-state-of-lawlessness Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Tuesday warned that President Rodrigo Duterte’s … Continue reading

Poe sees traffic powers for Duterte by Christmas | Inquirer News

Poe sees traffic powers for Duterte by Christmas | Inquirer News By: Tarra Quismundo @TarraINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer 01:59 AM September 6th, 2016 Source: Quismundo, T. (2016, September 6). Poe sees traffic powers for Duterte by Christmas. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 6, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/813188/poe-sees-traffic-powers-for-duterte-by-christmas THE SENATE is poised to expedite deliberations on the proposal to … Continue reading

Second-guessing Rody on ‘lawless’ declaration | Malaya Business Insight

Second-guessing Rody on ‘lawless’ declaration | Malaya Business Insight September 05, 2016 BY WENDELL VIGILIA AND JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR Source: Vigilia, W. & Montemayor, J. (2016, September 5). Second-guessing Rody on ‘lawless’ declaration. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 5, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/second-guessing-rody-%E2%80%98lawless%E2%80%99-declaration OPPOSITION lawmakers yesterday said President Duterte’s declaration of a “state of lawlessness” or a … Continue reading

Piston: Emergency powers may result in corruption | Inquirer News

Piston: Emergency powers may result in corruption | Inquirer News By: Jovic Yee @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer 12:13 AM August 30th, 2016 Source: Yee, J. (2016, August 30). Piston: Emergency powers may result in corruption. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 30, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/810913/piston-emergency-powers-may-result-in-corruption POLITICAL WILL, not emergency powers. A militant transport group on Monday warned against … Continue reading

House to ensure quorum with daily roll call | Inquirer News

House to ensure quorum with daily roll call | Inquirer News By: Gil Cabacungan @gilcabacungan Philippine Daily Inquirer 12:21 AM August 30th, 2016 Source: Cabacungan, G. (2016, August 30). House to ensure quorum with daily roll call. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 30, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/810923/house-to-ensure-quorum-with-daily-roll-call THE HOUSE of Representatives will ensure a quorum on all its … Continue reading

Poe puts emergency powers hearings on hold | Inquirer News

Poe puts emergency powers hearings on hold | Inquirer News By: Maila Ager @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net 09:31 AM August 30th, 2016 Source: Ager, M. & Quismundo, T. (2016, August 30). Poe puts emergency powers hearings on hold. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 30, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/810964/poe-puts-emergency-powers-hearings-on-hold The Senate committee on public services chaired by Senator Grace Poe has … Continue reading

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