Deputy Speaker Prospero “Butch” Pichay (Surigao del Sur) took a swipe at Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan and the Liberal Party (LP) for accusing the Arroyo speakership of vindictiveness and partisanship in selecting a new caretaker for…
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House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo just schooled President Rodrigo Duterte how stupid his plan is to remove Vice President Leni Robredo through federalism by introducing a controversial provision in the draft Constitution pending in the…
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The House of Representatives ratified on Wednesday the bicameral conference committee report on the proposed creation of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (DHUD).
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Malacañang on Wednesday thanked the Senate for the passage of the Universal Health Care bill.
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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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Senators remain unmoved by the House of Representatives' latest bid to amend the 1987 Constitution, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Wednesday.
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Walang kahihiyan. Senator Francis Pangilinan has slammed some members of the House of Representatives for callous attempts to change the Constitution to prolong their stay in power while people were reeling from high prices of basic…
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MANILA -- Malacañang on Tuesday said it will not intervene in the House of Representatives’ draft federal charter, noting that it was their constitutional obligation to make such a proposal.
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Private international groups could apparently meddle in Philippine politics if the draft federal charter being proposed by the House leadership will be approved.
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The House of Representatives on Monday approved on final reading the proposed mandatory PhilHealth coverage for persons with disabilities (PWDs).
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Former Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson claims she didn’t attack private citizens when she was still in government.
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Former Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson confirmed on Sunday (October 7) that there was a move inside the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) to remover her from her post even before she resigned.
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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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Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Friday called on the country's economic managers to "move faster" in implementing their policies to curb inflation.
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A governance watchdog group has asked the ethics committee of the House of Representatives to investigate Ang Mata party-list Rep. Tricia Catera for allegedly having herself injected with glutathione inside her office at Batasan.
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The once powerful Lakas Christian-Muslim Democrats (Lakas-CMD) is eyeing to reclaim its lost glory at least in the local level as the party is expected to field a start-studded roster in the upcoming polls in Parañaque City.
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Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar believes that “politics” was behind the deferment of its P1.41-billion budget for 2019 approval.
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The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday released the calendar of activities for the May 13, 2019 National and Local Elections (NLE).
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Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson nearly broke the internet following her sudden resignation on live television. Uson offered to step down after the PCOO budget has been held hostage by the House of…
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Speaker Gloria Arroyo and several lawmakers will probably go through today without a proper amount of sleep. Members of the House of Representatives were up until 6 a.m. Tuesday holding a marathon deliberation on the 2019 national budget…
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From the current 60 days, the paid maternity leave credits to all working mothers will be increased to 105 days if a proposed measure granting such benefit is passed into law.
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The House of Representatives on Monday approved on final reading the proposed measure that seeks to create the Department of Disaster Resilience (DDR).