Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco has expressed openness to replacing Ilocos Norte Rep. Rodolfo Fariñas as Majority Floor Leader in the House of Representatives given the chance.
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MANILA -- Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Monday wished new Senate President Vicente "Tito" Sotto II good luck as he expected swifter action on bills under the new SEnate adership.
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Senators who unanimously voted to make Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III Senate President are joining forces to replace him with Senate Majority Leader Vicente "Tito" Sotto III after finding his leadership lacking in the most trying of times.
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A rigodon in the Senate leadership is set to happen next week, Politiko has learned.
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The House of Representatives is not likely to pursue the impeachment trial of ousted Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Tuesday said.
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Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has dropped from his “shortlist” of potential administration senatorial candidates, House Majority Leader Rodolfo Farinas.
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Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III is unfazed by what Sen. Bam Aquino announced on Monday as a national coalition opposition slate for the 2019 senatorial elections called “The Resistance.”
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Senator Nancy Binay on Thursday said she had learned to accept what has been done in the past to her father by three of her colleagues, one already a Cabinet official, that of accusing former Vice President Jejomar Binay of corruption.
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If there are fake news, there are “fake events” too.
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House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has admitted that congressional leaders have yet to resolve whether the Senate and House should vote jointly or separately in amending the 1987 Constitution.
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The government should demand the full refund of the P3.5 billion payment to Sanofi Pasteur in the acquisition of the Dengvaxia anti-dengue vaccines, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Sunday said.
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Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon is not buying Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III’s assurance that the Senate would exist under the proposed federal system of government.
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Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III has opted to ignore claims made by colleague Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan that President Rodrigo Duterte and his allies planned to extend the term of all elected officials and grant him…
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Thanks in part to their showbiz backgrounds, former senators Jinggoy Estrada and Lito Lapid both have a chance of reclaiming their seats in 2019 based on the survey commissioned by the ruling PDP-Laban.
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President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday (September 14) met with the top two leaders of Congress and leaders of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) to discuss the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).
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Malacañang has set in motion the planned Charter change (Cha-cha) as the 25-man Constitutional Commission (ConCom) appeared to be already complete and has started review on the 1987 Constitution.
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Senators questioned the timing of former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon’s revelations linking the son of their colleague, Sen. Panfilo Lacson, in smuggling activities after he was fired from his post and a day after…
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President Duterte may have rejeted the offer of resignation by Bureau of Customs (BOC) chief Nicanor Faeldon thrice but it was not enough assurance that he will remain in his post, Sen. Richard Gordon said on Friday.
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There's no longer any limit to the amount of help that can be given by senators to the residents displaced by the conflict in Marawi City after Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III issued a special order exempting the assistance…
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With martial law in effect in Mindanao for more than a month now and no indication of President Duterte revoking it anytime soon, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III sees the need to hold another round of briefing with top…
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Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III wants rules on fire safety inspection for companies within economic zones changed following the June 2 attack at Resorts World Manila that left 38 people dead.
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Opposition Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan on Thursday (June 1) likened the Duterte administration’s handling of its media arm to that of the Marcos era during the time when martial law was first imposed in the country.
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Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III isn't stopping Senator Leila de Lima from asking the court to allow her to attend sessions and vote on crucial bills-- but he's not exactly supportive of it either.