Malacanang said it expects winning candidates in the 2019 elections to work in line with the administration’s reform agenda.
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Sen. Grace Poe accused economic managers led by Finance Secretary Sonny Dominguez of hoodwinking senators into approving the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law which imposed additional taxes on petroleum products and…
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Harry Roque Jr. has heeded the advice of President Rodrigo Duterte not to push through with his senatorial bid in 2019 because the resigned presidential spokesperson will not win the elections.
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President Rodrigo Duterte believes the anti-political dynasty bill will not hurdle through Congress.
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President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday said he has not talked to his son, former Davao City vice mayor Paolo Duterte “for the longest time.”
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano’s plan to return to Congress is just a part of his bigger objective for 2019 to probably vie for the speakership of the House of Representatives, according to an opposition lawmaker.
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Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri wants President Rodrigo Duterte’s legislative liaison replaced, after the coco levy fund bill was almost vetoed had lawmakers not noticed it abruptly being taken off among the measures…
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The latest bid to amend the Constitution in the House, spearheaded by Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, would be “dead on arrival” when it reaches the Senate as there would no longer be any time to deliberate and pass it before the 17th…
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Former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Monday distanced herself from the proposed lifting of term limits for members of Congress under the draft federal Constitution proposed by a House panel.
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The House committee on constitutional amendments has endorsed to the plenary its version of a federal Constitution which includes a provision lifting the term limits for members of Congress.
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ACTS-OFW party-list Rep. Aniceto “John” Bertiz III unwittingly put himself in hot water once again when he explained why he lost his temper in at least two instances that were caught on camera.
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The Senate is eyeing to lengthen the period suspected terrorists may be detained in the event of an actual or reasonable belief of an imminent terrorist attack from three to 30 days to give authorities enough time to interrogate suspects.
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The US State Department is ready to sell a batch of military parts to Taiwan, officials said Monday, the same day President Donald Trump's latest round of tariffs against Chinese imports took effect.
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Six siblings of a Republican congressman from Arizona seeking re-election in November's midterms have publicly endorsed his Democratic opponent -- all but ensuring an awkward Thanksgiving family dinner this year.
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Malacanang is leaving the decision to revise the Philippine national anthem up to Congress.
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House appropriations committee vice chairman Ruffy Biazon on Tuesday said there is "nothing irregular" about congressional insertions made by lawmakers in the 2019 national budget.
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MANILA – The House of Representatives is set to begin on Monday the plenary debates on the proposed Php 3.757-trillion national budget for 2019.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has renewed his call for the passage of rice tariffication bill in Congress.
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We’ll deal with that later.
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Former US president Barack Obama on Saturday urged voters to mobilize and return control of Congress to Democrats as he denounced what he said was the "politics of fear" dividing the country.
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Opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV cast doubt on whether President Rodrigo Duterte actually passed the Bar Exams or if his father just got his results fixed.
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Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III said he was pleased with the Senate approval of the supplemental budget for Dengvaxia victims.