After road rage incident, Arroyo orders recall of protocol plates | Philstar.com

Reference: PhilStar. (2018, November 14). After road rage incident, Arroyo orders recall of protocol plates. Philstar.com. Retrieved November 15, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/11/14/1868598/after-road-rage-incident-arroyo-orders-recall-protocol-plates After road rage incident, Arroyo orders recall of protocol plates (philstar.com) – November 14, 2018 – 8:51pm MANILA, Philippines — House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo has ordered the recall of congressional protocol plates … Continue reading

Big babies | Opinion | The Philippine Star

Reference: Villanueva, M.A. (2018, February 07). Big babies. The Philippine Star. Retrieved February 07, 2018 from http://www.philstar.com/opinion/2018/02/07/1785273/big-babies Big babies COMMONSENSE By Marichu A. Villanueva (The Philippine Star) | Updated February 7, 2018 – 12:00am While there maybe a flurry of controversies and scandals being looked into by the 17th Congress, the Senators quietly approved on third and … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – Solons eye postponement of SK, barangay polls anew

Reference: Baldo, G. (2017, August 09). Solons eye postponement of SK, barangay polls anew. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 9, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/solons-eye-postponement-of-sk-barangay-polls-anew Solons eye postponement of SK, barangay polls anew Written by Gerry Baldo Tuesday, 08 August 2017 Menbers of the House of Representatives yesterday expressed their support to the … Continue reading

Congressmen agree to postpone barangay, SK polls to 2018 | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Morallo, A. (2017, August 08). Congressmen agree to postpone barangay, SK polls to 2018. The Philippine Star. Retrieved August 08, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/08/08/1726491/congressmen-agree-postpone-barangay-sk-polls-2018 Congressmen agree to postpone barangay, SK polls to 2018 By Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 8, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – Allies of President Duterte in the House of Representatives agreed … Continue reading

Solons eye postponement of SK, barangay polls anew | The Daily Tribune News

Reference: Faldo, G. (2017, August 08). Solons eye postponement of SK, barangay polls anew. The Daily Tribune. Retrieved August 8, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/solons-eye-postponement-of-sk-barangay-polls-anew Solons eye postponement of SK, barangay polls anew Written by  Gerry Baldo Tuesday, 08 August 2017 00:00 Members of the House of Representatives yesterday expressed their support to the postponement anew of the barangay … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – After undergoing repair for nearly two years, Navotas major bridge reopens

Reference: Calalo , A.O. (2017, June 21). After undergoing repair for nearly two years, Navotas major bridge reopens. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 22, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/after-undergoing-repair-for-nearly-two-years-navotas-major-bridge-reopens After undergoing repair for nearly two years, Navotas major bridge reopens Written by Arlie O. Calalo Wednesday, 21 June 2017 00:00 After undergoing … Continue reading

2 solons drop support for tax reform package | Inquirer News

2 solons drop support for tax reform package By: Nikko Dizon – Reporter / @NikkoDizonINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer / 01:12 AM May 23, 2017 Reference: Dizon, N. (2017, May 23). 2 solons drop support for tax reform package. Inquirer.net. Retrieved May 23, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/898584/2-solons-drop-support-for-tax-reform-package At least two lawmakers withdrew their support for the first of … Continue reading

Approval of bill seeking to lower the minimum age of criminal liability expected | Manila Bulletin News

Approval of bill seeking to lower the minimum age of criminal liability expected | mb.com.ph | Philippine News Published May 20, 2017 By Charissa Luci Reference: Luci, C. (2017, May 20). Approval of bill seeking to lower the minimum age of criminal liability expected. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 22, 2017 from http://news.mb.com.ph/2017/05/20/approval-of-bill-seeking-to-lower-the-minimum-age-of-criminal-liability-expected/ The House subcommittee on correctional … Continue reading

Lawmaker asks Speaker to prohibit use by House members of ‘8’ protocol plate | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Lawmaker asks Speaker to prohibit use by House members of ‘8’ protocol plate | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: Baldo, G. (2016, August 27). Lawmaker asks Speaker to prohibit use by House members of ‘8’ protocol plate. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 14, , 2016 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/lawmaker-asks-speaker-to-prohibit-use-by-house-members-of-8-protocol-plate Written by Gerry Baldo Saturday, … Continue reading

Stop system loss charges, solon urges | The Standard | Defining The News

Stop system loss charges, solon urges | The Standard | Defining The News By: Maricel Cruz The Standard | Defining The News September 02, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Cruz, M. (2016, September 02). Stop system loss charges, solon urges. The Standard. Retrieved September 05, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/215021/stop-system-loss-charges-solon-urges.html AN independent lawmaker on Thursday asked Congress … Continue reading

Diokno: No pork in proposed 2017 budget, but… | Inquirer News

Diokno: No pork in proposed 2017 budget, but… | Inquirer News By: Marc Jayson Cayabyab @MJcayabyabINQ INQUIRER.net 03:44 PM August 15th, 2016 Source: Cayabyab, M. J. (2016, August 15). Diokno: No pork in proposed 2017 budget, but…. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 15, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/806301/diokno-no-pork-in-proposed-2017-budget-but Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno on Monday denied reports that each lawmaker … Continue reading

House row on minority leadership far from over | Malaya Business Insight

House row on minority leadership far from over | Malaya Business Insight By WENDELL VIGILIA July 27, 2016 Source: Vigilia, W. (2016, July 27). House row on minority leadership far from over. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 27, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-row-minority-leadership-far-over QUEZON Rep. Danilo Suarez is a member of the majority bloc and has no … Continue reading

House horse-trading on | The Standard | Defining The News

House horse-trading on | The Standard | Defining The News By: Christine F. Herrera and Maricel V. Cruz The Standard | Defining The News July 27, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Herrera, C. F. & Cruz, M. V. (2016, July 27). House horse-trading on. The Standard. Retrieved July 27, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/211666/house-horse-trading-on.html HORSE trading, jockeying … Continue reading

17th Congress opens with usual politicking | The Standard | Defining The News

17th Congress opens with usual politicking | The Standard | Defining The News By: Maricel Cruz and John Paolo Bencito The Standard | Defining The News July 26, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Bencito, J. P. & Cruz, M. (2016, July 26). 17th Congress opens with usual politicking. The Standard. Retrieved July 27, 2016 from … Continue reading

‘Third force’ to vie for House minority | The Standard | Defining The News

‘Third force’ to vie for House minority | The Standard | Defining The News By: Christine F. Herrera The Standard | Defining The News July 25, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Herrera, C. F. (2016, July 25). ‘Third force’ to vie for House minority. The Standard. Retrieved July 27, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/211509/-third-force-to-vie-for-house-minority.html A THIRD force … Continue reading

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