Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio is seeking the expulsion of the Makabayan bloc in Congress amid concerns the party-list system has been allegedly infiltrated by terrorists. "Congress should expel the members of Makabayan bloc, the…
Arroyo vs Alvarez Speaker battle is just a proxy fight for pork barrel: Zinero ni Bebot kaya umalma…
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The change in leadership in the House of Representatives is just a proxy fight for the distribution of pork barrel funds among lawmakers, according to ACT-Teachers Rep. Antonio Tinio.
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A technical working group (TWG) of the House of Representatives’ committee on basic education and culture is fine-tuning a measure that seeks to regulate the size of a class in all public schools in the country.
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Militant lawmakers and a group of concerned citizens on Thursday filed a petition before the Supreme Court (SC) seeking to intervene on the quo warranto petition filed by the Office of Solicitor General (OSG) seeking to nullify the…
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House Majority Leader Rudy Fariñas said it’s not the right time to comment on the petition filed by members of the Makabayan bloc asking the Supreme Court to block the implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion law.
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House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez suspects that the Makabayan partylist lawmakers “either directly or indirectly benefit” from the so-called revolutionary tax imposed by New People’s Army rebels in the countryside.
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The Makabayan bloc assailed President Rodrigo Duterte for “vilifying and intimidating” the office of the Ombudsman from doing its constitutional mandate to investigate the alleged hidden and ill-gotten wealth of the President.
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House of Representatives Majority Floor Leader Rudy Fariñas told Makabayan bloc he respects and accepts their decision to leave the majority coalition with a heavy heart.
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Makabayan bolts House majority coalition, forms new independent bloc
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Makabayan partylist lawmakers filed House Resolution No. 1265 urging the House of Representatives to investigate the August. 30 incident that led to the violent dispersal of residents protesting the demolition of their houses along the…
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ACT Teachers Rep. Antonio Tinio believes that nothing will stop President Rodrigo Duterte from using the same excuse in declaring martial law in Mindanao to declare the same in the entire country.
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ACT Teachers Rep. Antonio Tinio finds its ironic that the first Mindanao president would declare martial law in his home region even after the Armed Forces of the Philippines had been assuring the public that it was in full control of the…
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ACT Teachers Rep. France Castro took exception Thursday (March 2) on Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Briones's assessment that public school teachers are "far from underpaid."
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ACT-Teachers Rep. France Castro said that President Rodrigo Duterte ought to learn from the lessons of history as far as implementing martial law is concerned.
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Even a supposed ally of President Rodrigo Duterte in the House of Representatives (HOR) doesn't think that the Chief Executive's ballyhooed brand of "change" is attainable under the just-signed P3.35-trillion General Appropriations Act…
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A communist ally of President Rodrigo Duterte has come out in the open to attack President Rodrigo Duterte and his decision to allow the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos to lie buried among heroes at the Libingan ng mga Bayani.
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For ACT-Teachers Rep. Antonio Tinio, Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos has grabbed the much-maligned "Dancing Queen" crown from former senator Tessie Aquino-Oreta.
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The seven-member Makabayan bloc has urged the House of Representatives to practically defy President Rodrigo Duterte's wishes by opposing the burial of the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani.
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Students from three of the most prestigious universities in the country went beyond their classrooms Tuesday (Nov. 8) to voice their indignation against the Supreme Court decision allowing a hero's burial for the late strongman Ferdinand…
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President Rodeigo Duterte's allies from the progressive Makabayan bloc in Congress has sought a congressional probe into the violent dispersal of rallyists outside the United States Embassy in Manila last Oct. 19.
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ACT Teachers Antonio Tinio thinks consumers will be the biggest losers in San Miguel Corp.'s sale of 700- megahertz to PLDT-Smart and Globe Telecom.
Comelec awards 59 seats to 46 party-listers: Ako Bicol gets 3 while 11 groups get 2 each. Read full…
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A total of 59 seats in the 17th Congress will be awarded to 46 party-list groups based on the final National Canvass Report released by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBoC).
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Senator Grace Poe's presidential bid just received a big boost after majority of the party-list lawmakers in the House of Representatives threw their support behind her.