Pro-federalism advocates are touting Charter change as a silver bullet to end "imperial" Manila's reign and spur the growth in the regions.
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Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte’s resignation isn’t final yet despite his surprise announcement before the city council on Christmas Day, his sister said.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has proposed making the national government lead the implementation of public healthcare services instead of local government units (LGUs).
The possibility of postponing anew the barangay elections appears to be more feasible than the proposal of appointing barangay officials, Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Monday (Mar. 27) said.
Batangas Governor Vilma Santos-Recto has denied any irregularity in the P45 million extra bonuses given to provincial employees, saying the amount was sourced from savings that is allowed by the Local Government Code. Nevertheless,…