This was how Senator Panfilo Lacson described President Rodrigo Duterte saying he had no doubts the chief executive is sincere in saying he had no plans of extending his term beyond 2022.
President Donald Trump reportedly lashed out in a Thursday meeting with lawmakers about immigration reform, demanding to know why the US should accept citizens from what he called "shithole" countries.
The House of Representatives finally ratified the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) measure on Wednesday evening but not before
A former Commission on Elections (Comelec) chairman could not contain his outrage at Atty. Lorenzo Gadon and several congressmen in 280 characters that he resorted to a barrage of tweets against them.
Former Customs Commissioner Nic Faeldon believes that his departure from the Bureau of Customs amid pressure from both senators and congressmen was for the country’s best interest.
Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III on Wednesday said there’s no way to tell who among the senators and congressmen voted in favor or against the confirmation of Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Sec. Judy Taguiwalo.…
Soft project ng mga congressmen, pork pa rin yun - Senator Panfilo Lacson
Looks like the "Magnificent 7" in the House of Representatives (HOR) will undergo a numerical upgrade soon.
House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's supposed immediate removal of House leaders who dissented on the death penalty restoration bill won't take place in another six weeks.
Davao City 1st district Rep. Karlo Nograles said Thursday (January 19) that revealing the names of the congressmen in House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's narco-list would be counterproductive.
No pressure, no pressure at all.
The alleged existence of pork barrel funds in the P3.3-trillion national budget for 2017 was not brought up when 15 of 24 senators met Wednesday night (Jan. 11) for a caucus in Makati City, Senate Majority Leader Vicente “Tito” Sotto III…
Ronnie Dayan bared before congressmen Tuesday night (November 22) that he delivered money five times to then-Justice secretary Leila de Lima in 2014.
President Rodrigo Duterte is prepared to defy the Supreme Court as long as he wins his war against drug and eliminated from power all governors, congressmen, mayors, police and barangay captains protecting the drug trade.
Let the countdown begin.
President Rodrigo Duterte has asked for patience for the delay in releasing the third batch of generals, polices, judges, barangay captain, governors, congressmen and mayors protecting drug lords.
Huwag ipilit para di maipit! Ping narrates why politikos should not short-circuit projects with pork
Instead of short-circuiting the procedure with "pork"-like insertions in the national budget, members of the House of Representatives should course developmental projects through the proper procedures, like the local development councils.