House Speaker: Bastion of Leadership | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, November 28). House Speaker: Bastion of Leadership. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 29, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/spotlight/pillars-of-the-working-house/281647/house-speaker-bastion-of-leadership.html House Speaker: Bastion of Leadership – Manila Standard posted November 28, 2018 at 09:32 pm by Maricel Cruz House Speaker: Bastion of LeadershipThe head of the House of Representatives, called Speaker, is the presiding officer and … Continue reading

Agricultural dev’t workers bill pushed | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, February 08). Agricultural dev’t workers bill pushed. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 08, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/08/agricultural-devt-workers-bill-pushed/ Agricultural dev’t workers bill pushed By Hananeel Bordey – February 8, 2019 02:50 AM A House leader is pushing a bill that seeks to strengthen the rights of agricultural development workers by … 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

SIM card pre-listing hurdles House panel | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, May 17). SIM card pre-listing hurdles House panel. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 17, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sim-card-pre-listing-hurdles-house-panel SIM card pre-listing hurdles House panel By WENDELL VIGILIA May 17, 2018 THE House of Representatives on Monday night approved on final reading a measure seeking to require the registration of all users of … Continue reading

House approves bill abolishing PCGG | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, May 16). House approves bill abolishing PCGG. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 16, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-approves-bill-abolishing-pcgg House approves bill abolishing PCGG By WENDELL VIGILIA May 16, 2018 THE House of Representatives yesterday approved on final reading a bill which seeks to abolish the Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG), the agency … Continue reading

Sereno impeachment hearings to start on Wednesday | Inquirer News

Reference: Nonato, V. F. (2017, September 10). Sereno impeachment hearings to start on Wednesday. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 11, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/929376/maria-lourdes-sereno-impeachment-reynaldo-umali Sereno impeachment hearings to start on Wednesday By: Vince F. Nonato – Reporter / @VinceNonatoINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer / 05:52 PM September 10, 2017 The House of Representatives Committee on Justice will tackle the impeachment … Continue reading

Second Sereno impeachment complaint gets 16 endorsers | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: PhilStar. Second Sereno impeachment complaint gets 16 endorsers. The Philippine Star. Retrieved September 05, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/09/04/1735813/second-sereno-impeachment-complaint-gets-16-endorsers Second Sereno impeachment complaint gets 16 endorsers (philstar.com) | Updated September 4, 2017 – 8:00pm MANILA, Philippines — A second impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Chief Ma. Lourdes Sereno submitted on Monday had the endorsement of 16 … Continue reading

16 solons endorse 2nd impeachment complaint vs CJ Sereno » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2017, September 05). 16 solons endorse 2nd impeachment complaint vs CJ Sereno. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved September 5, 2017 from http://news.mb.com.ph/2017/09/05/16-solons-endorse-2nd-impeachment-complaint-vs-cj-sereno/ 16 solons endorse 2nd impeachment complaint vs CJ Sereno Updated September 5, 2017, 9:17 AM By Ben Rosario At least 16 congressmen endorsed Monday night another impeachment complaint against Supreme Court Chief … Continue reading

Solon seeks re-imposition of franchise tax on telcos | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2017, July 11). Solon seeks re-imposition of franchise tax on telcos. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved July 11, 2017 from http://news.mb.com.ph/2017/07/11/solon-seeks-re-imposition-of-franchise-tax-on-telcos/ Solon seeks re-imposition of franchise tax on telcos Published July 11, 2017, 10:50 AM By Charissa Luci-Atienza  Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin is seeking to amend the National Internal Revenue Code to reimpose franchise tax on telecommunications entities. Under … Continue reading

Show up at House hearing, Duterte allies urge De Lima | Malaya Business Insight

Show up at House hearing, Duterte allies urge De Lima | Malaya Business Insight By WENDELL VIGILIA August 23, 2016 Source: Vigilia, W. (2016, August 23). Show up at House hearing, Duterte allies urge De Lima. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 23, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/show-house-hearing-duterte-allies-urge-de-lima PRESIDENT Duterte’s allies at the House of Representatives are urging … Continue reading

GMA appointed House deputy speaker

GMA appointed House deputy speaker By Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 16, 2016 – 12:00am Reference: Porcalla, D. (2016, August 16). GMA appointed House deputy speaker. Philstar. Retrieved August 17, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/08/16/1613974/gma-appointed-house-deputy-speaker MANILA, Philippines – Former president and now Pampanga congresswoman Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is now a deputy speaker of the House … Continue reading

Arroyo takes oath as deputy speaker

Arroyo takes oath as deputy speaker | mb.com.ph | Philippine News by Ellson Quismorio August 15, 2016 (updated) Source: Quismorio, E. (2016, August 15). Arroyo takes oath as deputy speaker. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 17, 2016 from http://www.mb.com.ph/arroyo-takes-oath-as-deputy-speaker/ It’s official; former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is now a deputy speaker at the House of Representatives (HOR). … Continue reading

Reform, not abolish partylist system | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reform, not abolish partylist system | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: Tribune Wires (2016, August 2). Reform, not abolish partylist system. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 2, 2016 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/reform-not-abolish-partylist-system Written by Tribune Wires Tuesday, 2 August 2016 00:00 Party list members of Congress are in a dither these days as their … Continue reading

Alvarez: Information campaign may urge Filipinos to support cha-cha

Alvarez: Information campaign may urge Filipinos to support cha-cha By Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) | Updated August 2, 2016 – 2:40pm Reference: Viray, P. L. (2016, August 02). Alvarez: Information campaign may urge Filipinos to support cha-cha. Philstar. Retrieved August 02, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/08/02/1609314/alvarez-information-campaign-may-urge-filipinos-support-cha-cha MANILA, Philippines – There is only one minority leader in the … Continue reading

Alvarez: Suarez is sole minority leader

Alvarez: Suarez is sole minority leader By Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 2, 2016 – 12:00am Reference: Porcalla, D. (2016, August 02). Alvarez: Suarez is sole minority leader. Philstar. Retrieved August 02, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/08/02/1609200/alvarez-suarez-sole-minority-leader Alvarez said as far as the super majority coalition is concerned, the camp of Ifugao Rep. Teddy … Continue reading

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