President Rodrigo Duterte doesn't mind the protests being readied by leftist groups for his Second State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 24.
Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate
Makabayan Bloc congressmen are now thinking of leaving the Supermajority coalition following President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration of Martial Law in Mindanao.
Are Makabayan lawmakers--some of whom were recently ousted from their plum posts in the House of Representatives (HOR)--instigating chaos and lawlessness?
The House leadership pulled a fast one Wednesday night (March 15) when it declared vacant 10 posts of House officials who voted "no" to the death penalty revival bill as well as two more who skipped the voting last week.
Nine Committee chairmen from the House of Representatives (HOR) boldly voted "no" to the death penalty restoration bill Tuesday (March 7) despite knowing full well that they might lose their plum posts.
Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate gave a rare compliment to "past administrations" just to illustrate a point to the Department of Finance (DOF).
Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate is prodding the Committee on Transportation to investigate, in aid of legislation, the proposed MRT-LRT common station which has been described as "pro-business interest" more than anything else.
There's what the militant solons call the "neo-liberal bloc" in President Rodrigo Duterte's Cabinet, which they detest for blocking the proposed Social Security System (SSS) pension increase.
Bayan Muna Party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate is banging on the House leadership to quickly take up House Resolution (HR) no.634, which calls for an investigation on the alleged violent eviction of MARBAI farmworkers from their kampuhan in…
Flimsy, absurd, insulting.