The House leadership has welcomed the existence of separate factions in the minority bloc as rival groups threatened to raise the issue of the minority leadership before the Supreme Court.
former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
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Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is taking the high road in her new role as House Speaker.
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Vanity and prestige are the reasons why Quezon Rep. Danilo Suarez wants to remain the Minority Leader in the House or Representatives despite voting for former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo as Speaker.
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Malacanang advised Monday former President Benigno Aquino III to just respect the decision of the House of Representatives in choosing former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as the new Speaker.
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President Rodrigo Duterte is on the fence regarding the leadership row rocking the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino- Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) because it involves his law school classmate.
Arroyo vs Alvarez Speaker battle is just a proxy fight for pork barrel: Zinero ni Bebot kaya umalma…
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The change in leadership in the House of Representatives is just a proxy fight for the distribution of pork barrel funds among lawmakers, according to ACT-Teachers Rep. Antonio Tinio.
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It wasn't just Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte who was burning the lines to discuss the speakership before the third regular session of the 17th Congess opened on July 23.
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Minority Leader Danilo Suarez is confident that he will retain his post despite voting for former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo as House Speaker.
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Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte's Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) is willing to enter into alliances with other political parties even though it remains a regional political party for now.
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It looks like the leadership fiasco in the Lower House is far from over as three major groups are now vying recognition to become the “legitimate minority bloc.”
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Deposed House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez finally accepted his fate following his ouster from the top legislative post last Monday (July 23).
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It was supposed to be President Rodrigo Duterte’s shining moment, signing the long awaited Bangsamoro Organic Law in his State of the Nation Address on July 23, but House members didn’t follow the event director Joyce Bernal’s script.
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The ouster of former Speaker Bebot Alvarez was fueled by a one-two punch from his Davao peers – Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte and Special Assistant to the President Bong Go.
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Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo was formally elected as Speaker roughly 12 hours.
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Senator Grace Poe thinks former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo's rise to Speaker is just her first step in her return to power through the proposed shift to parliament.
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Speaker Bebot Alvarez is expected to challenge former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo's claim to his seat in a dramatic standoff which delayed President Rodrigo Duterte's state of the nation address for 75 minutes.
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Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo walked up the rostrum of the Batasan main session hall at 3:49 p.m. Monday, July 23, with her allies proclaiming her as the new Speaker of the House after a manifesto showed her getting get a…
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President Rodrigo Duterte revealed that he tried but failed to squeeze out some juicy stuff on the bachelor ways of his predecessor, former President Noy Aquino, from the help at Bahay Pangarap, the Chief Executive’s official residence in…
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Can’t get through Malacanang’s hotline or special assistant Bong Go is busy campaigning? President Rodrigo Duterte has given other options for desperate people seeking his help.
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Former National Security Adviser Roilo Golez has died Monday (June 11). He was 71.
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"May mga nanggugulo ano at alam ko naman kung sino ang mga nanggugulo," said Alvarez in a media interview.
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Who allowed the construction of big hotels and resorts in Boracay?