LA -- The Consultative Committee (ConCom) tasked to draft a Federal Constitution on Wednesday defended a section in its proposal that states that the democratic and republican character of the government, its federal structure, its…
Former Chief Justice Reynato Puno
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Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said Wednesday the House of Representatives could still propose amendments to the Constitution even without the participation of the Senate.
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The Consultative Committee (ConCom) tasked to draft a Federal Constitution on Tuesday apologized for the inclusion of the ”wrong labor provisions” in its proposal, saying it was "an honest mistake".
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte will be barred from running for President under the proposed Federal Constitution, the Consultative Committee (ConCom) tasked to draft a new charter said on Tuesday.
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The expert panel tasked to draft a new Constitution allowing a shift to federalism officially turned over on Monday its proposed “Bayanihan” (working together) Federal Constitution to President Rodrigo R. Duterte.
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President Rodrigo Duterte sought to ease fears he is pushing for federalism to seek a fresh term by promising to step down next year if the transition to a new form of government pushes through.
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Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte cannot run for president in 2022 if the draft Constitution approved by the Consultative Committee (Con Com).
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s consultative committee (Con-com) has begun contemplating its own provisions to regulate political dynasties..
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s Consultative Committee (Con-com), which is tasked to review the 1987 Constitution, voted on Tuesday to adopt a presidential-federal form of government as among the constitutional revisions.
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s Consultative Committee (Con-com), which was tasked to review the 1987 Constitution, will deliberate and vote on what form of federal government to propose as among the constitutional revisions at the…
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Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Sunday called on Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III to assert his leadership and ensure the discussions on Charter change are rational and not railroaded.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered to constitutional commission (Con Com) to come up with a draft Constitution good for future generations instead of placing emphasis on what he wants.
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The Constitutional Commission is planning to take a big ax to chop down the stranglehold of oligarchs and political dynasties in the country.
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Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto said efforts to amend the Constitution in an effort to shift to a federal form of government only distracts from “real issues” like the worsening traffic congestion in Metro Manila.
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Describing it as a league of extraordinary gentlemen, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto said the consultative committee that will review the Constitution should meet the public’s expectation of an output that is far from ordinary.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has finally formed the consultative committee tasked to review the 1987 Constitution.