House to probe Metro water shortage | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, DJ and Reysio-Cruz, M. (2019, June 24). House to probe Metro water shortage – solon. Inquirer.net. Retrieved June 24, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1133285/house-to-probe-metro-water-shortage House to probe Metro water shortage By: DJ Yap, Matthew Reysio-Cruz – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:27 AM June 24, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives is opening … Continue reading

Palace backs foreign doctors’ influx inquiry | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, May 01). Palace backs foreign doctors’ influx inquiry. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved May 07, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/05/01/palace-backs-foreign-doctors-influx-inquiry/ Palace backs foreign doctors’ influx inquiry By Kristina Maralit – May 1, 2019 12:20 AM Malacañang Palace on Tuesday backed the plan of Sen. Richard Gordon to probe the influx of … Continue reading

2019 budget will pass | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, December 03). 2019 budget will pass. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/03/2019-budget-will-pass/ 2019 budget will pass By Mario J. Mallari – December 3, 2018 12:05 AM The Palace and Congress vow to get their act together to prevent a reenacted budget despite the very tight … Continue reading

Bam blames Noy on Dengvaxia | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lozada, C. (2019, February 23). Bam blames Noy on Dengvaxia. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 26, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/23/bam-blames-noy-on-dengvaxia/ Bam blames Noy on Dengvaxia By Chito Lozada – February 23, 2019 12:05 AM Even a relative believes former President Benigno Aquino III should be held responsible for the Dengvaxia scandal.

Lax elders already culpable | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, January 26). Lax elders already culpable. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 19, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/26/lax-elders-already-culpable/ Lax elders already culpable By Mario J. Mallari – January 26, 2019 12:05 AM Provisions in the law exist that penalize parents of delinquent children as desired by the Palace, but these are … Continue reading

Absentee solons delay vital laws | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 01). Absentee solons delay vital laws. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 19, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/01/absentee-solons-delay-vital-laws/ Absentee solons delay vital laws By Mario J. Mallari – February 1, 2019 12:04 AM Members of the Senate minority bloc have caused the delay in the passage of important legislations due … Continue reading

Aquino neglected vaccine schemes | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 14). Aquino neglected vaccine schemes. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 14, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/14/aquino-neglected-vaccine-schemes/ Aquino neglected vaccine schemes By Mario J. Mallari – February 14, 2019 12:22 AM A downtrend in the government vaccination program started during the final three years of former President Benigno Aquino’s administration … Continue reading

Noy crony RRoW brains | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, February 09). Noy crony RRoW brains. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/09/noy-crony-rrow-brains/ Noy crony RRoW brains By TDT – February 9, 2019 12:07 AM International fraudster Nelson Ti, said to be a close friend of a brother-in-law of former President Benigno Aquino III, was established as … Continue reading

Gordon’s presence makes difference | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 08). Gordon’s presence makes difference. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 08, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/08/gordons-presence-makes-difference/ Gordon’s presence makes difference By Mario J. Mallari – February 8, 2019 12:05 AM A surprise visit from a senator of the republic nudged the Department of Health (DoH), particularly the San Lazaro … Continue reading

Senators agree to 12, not 9, as age of criminal liability | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. & Salaverria, L. (2019, January 25). Senators agree to 12, not 9, as age of criminal liability. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 25, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1077301/senators-agree-to-12-not-9-as-age-of-criminal-liability Senators agree to 12, not 9, as age of criminal liability By: Christine O. Avendaño, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:32 AM January 25, … Continue reading

Senate, House agree: PCGG, OGCC won’t be abolished | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2019, January 22). Senate, House agree: PCGG, OGCC won’t be abolished. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 22, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1075751/senate-house-agree-pcgg-ogcc-wont-be-abolished Senate, House agree: PCGG, OGCC won’t be abolished By: 05:30 AM January 22, 2019 The Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG), the government agency tasked with recovering the ill-gotten wealth of the late dictator Ferdinand … Continue reading

Jaybee admits De Lima links | Daily Tribune

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, September 13). Jaybee admits De Lima links. Tribune.net.ph. Retrieved September 20, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/09/13/jaybee-admits-de-lima-links/. Jaybee admits De Lima links By Mario J. Mallari – September 13, 2018 12:04 AM3276 Convicted drug lord Jaybee Sebastian has pleaded guilty to charges of conspiring with detained Sen. Leila de Lima and five others to … Continue reading

Sen. Tito Sotto wants slight revision to Philippine national anthem | Philstar.com

Reference: Sy, M. (2018, September 19). Sen. Tito Sotto wants slight revision to Philippine national anthem. Philstar.net. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/19/1852783/sen-tito-sotto-wants-slight-revision-philippine-national-anthem. Sen. Tito Sotto wants slight revision to Philippine national anthem Marvin Sy (The Philippine Star) – September 19, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Senate President Vicente Sotto III yesterday proposed a revision … Continue reading

House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices | BusinessMirror

Reference: Fernandez, B. (2018, August 27). Senate won’t do Cha-cha with House, says Lacson. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/senators-remain-divided-on-what-to-do-with-nfa/ House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices By Butch Fernandez August 27, 2018 Senate leaders are divided on calls to abolish the National Food Authority (NFA), amid raging controversies hounding the … Continue reading

Sotto, Pimentel, Lacson record perfect attendance in 17th Congress’ 2nd regular session » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Terrazola, V. E. (2018, June 5). Sotto, Pimentel, Lacson record perfect attendance in 17th Congress’ 2nd regular session. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved June 6, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/06/05/sotto-pimentel-lacson-record-perfect-attendance-in-17th-congress-2nd-regular-session/ Sotto, Pimentel, Lacson record perfect attendance in 17th Congress’ 2nd regular session Updated June 5, 2018, 8:41 PM By Vanne Elaine Terrazola Senate President Vicente Sotto III and … Continue reading

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