House submits 2020 budget to Senate | Philstar.com

Reference: The Philippine Star. (2019, October 2). House submits 2020 budget to Senate. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/02/1956757/house-submits-2020-budget-senate House submits 2020 budget to Senate (The Philippine Star) – October 2, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives yesterday made good its commitment to transmit the proposed P4.1-trillion national budget for … 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

Solons: Implement fully the Mental Health Act

Reference: Araja, R. (2019, January 20). Solons: Implement fully the Mental Health Act. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/285826/solons-implement-fully-the-mental-health-act.html Solons: Implement fully the Mental Health Act posted January 20, 2019 at 10:50 pm by Rio N. Araja Three House leaders have called on the government to “aggressively” implement the Mental Health Act to address … Continue reading

House seeks price council’s plan to cushion inflation | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. & Mariano, N. (2018, September 11). House seeks price council’s plan to cushion inflation. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved September 11, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/275237/house-seeks-price-council-s-plan-to-cushion-inflation.html. House seeks price council’s plan to cushion inflation posted September 11, 2018 at 01:30 am by Maricel Cruz and Nathaniel A. Mariano House leaders will ask the National Price Coordinating Council to submit … Continue reading

How did 1-ton ‘shabu’ slip past BOC yet again? Quimbo wants to know | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, August 13). How did 1-ton ‘shabu’ slip past BOC yet again? Quimbo wants to know. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1020575/how-did-1-ton-shabu-slip-past-boc-yet-again-quimbo-wants-to-know How did 1-ton ‘shabu’ slip past BOC yet again? Quimbo wants to know Solon files resolution for congressional investigation By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net … Continue reading

Probes set on shabu fiasco | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2018, August 14). Probes set on shabu fiasco. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/14/probes-set-on-shabu-fiasco/ Probes set on shabu fiasco By Hananeel Bordey – August 14, 2018 12:05 AM Amid the apparent buckpassing among agencies involved in President Duterte’s war on drugs over the P6.8 billion … Continue reading

Suarez keeps minority leader post | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Panti, L. TMT (2018, August 8). Suarez keeps minority leader post. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/suarez-keeps-minority-leader-post/427801/ Suarez keeps minority leader post BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON AUGUST 08, 2018 The House of Representatives defied its own rules and kept Rep. Danilo Suarez as minority leader via a viva voce (voice) … Continue reading

House minority groups urged to resolve standoff | Sun Star

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2018, July 26). House minority groups urged to resolve standoff. SunStar. Retrieved aUGUST 7, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1754765/Manila/Local-News/House-minority-groups-urged-to-resolve-standoff House minority groups urged to resolve standoff KEITH A. CALAYAG July 26, 2018 HOUSE Deputy Speaker Rolando Andaya Jr. said members of the minority bloc should be the ones to break the standoff among … Continue reading

De Vera formally elected as minority leader of Fariñas group | Sun Star

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2018, August 2). De Vera formally elected as minority leader of Fariñas group. SunStar. Retrieved August 7, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1755951/Manila/Local-News/Eugene-De-Vera-formally-elected-as-minority-leader-of-Rodolfo-Fari-ntildeas-group De Vera formally elected as minority leader of Fariñas group KEITH A. CALAYAG August 2, 2018 FORMER House majority leader Rodolfo Fariñas said Thursday, August 2, that their minority bloc has … Continue reading

Quimbo’s Liberal Party-led group true House minority—Solon | Inquirer News

Reference: Aning, J. (2018, August 04). Quimbo’s Liberal Party-led group true House minority—Solon. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017543/quimbos-liberal-party-led-group-true-house-minority-solon Quimbo’s Liberal Party-led group true House minority—Solon Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:04 AM August 04, 2018 Law and parliamentary tradition boost the claim of the group of congressmen led by Marikina City Rep. Miro Quimbo … Continue reading

House, DOF rush unified version of tax Package 2 | BusinessMirror

Reference: Nicolas, B. D. (2018, August 6). House, DOF rush unified version of tax Package 2. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 7, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-dof-rush-unified-version-of-tax-package-2/ House, DOF rush unified version of tax Package 2 By Bernadette D. Nicolas on August 6, 2018 MEMBERS of the House Committee on Ways and Means’s technical working group (TWG) and officials of … Continue reading

De Vera: I am the ‘full-pledged’ minority leader | Inquirer News

Reference: Gonzales, C. (2018, August 03). De Vera: I am the ‘full-pledged’ minority leader. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017311/de-vera-i-am-the-full-pledged-minority-leader De Vera: I am the ‘full-pledged’ minority leader By: Cathrine Gonzales – Reporter / @cgonzalesINQ INQUIRER.net / 10:08 AM August 03, 2018 ABS Rep. Eugene De Vera claimed Friday he is the Minority Leader … Continue reading

Alvarez, allies batting for De Vera as House minority leader | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, August 02). Alvarez, allies batting for De Vera as House minority leader. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017057/alvarez-allies-batting-for-de-vera-as-house-minority-leader-house-alvarez-farinas-de-vera-minority-leader Alvarez, allies batting for De Vera as House minority leader By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 04:42 PM August 02, 2018 Former Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and his … Continue reading

Suarez: Minority bloc will remove from post Eugene De Vera | Sun Star

Reference: Calayag. K. A. (2018, August 1). title of article. SunStar. Retrieved August 1, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1755791/Manila/Local-News/Suarez-Minority-bloc-will-remove-from-post-Eugene-De-Vera Suarez: Minority bloc will remove from post Eugene De Vera KEITH A. CALAYAG HOUSE-recognized minority leader and Quezon Representative Danilo Suarez said the minority bloc will remove from his position Deputy Minority Leader and ABS Party-list Representative Eugene … Continue reading

Suarez: I’m minority leader; Fariñas plans SC challenge | Inquirer News

Reference: Salaverria, L. (2018, August 02). Suarez: I’m minority leader; Fariñas plans SC challenge. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016872/suarez-im-minority-leader-farinas-plans-sc-challenge Suarez: I’m minority leader; Fariñas plans SC challenge By: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 06:15 AM August 02, 2018 Several lawmakers may be claiming to represent the real … Continue reading

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