Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Wednesday (Dec. 5) that the Senate needs not scrutinize the memorandum of understanding (MOU) on gas and oil development between China and the Philippines.
Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto
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It's a joke, plain and simple.
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Twitter rockstar, an OFW or Outstanding Facebook Warrior, and "spokesman" of the Filipino people.
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Be prepared for queries.
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Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto on Thursday warned President Rodrigo Duterte’s Cabinet that they should be ready for answers about the 29 deals signed between China and the Philippines during the plenary budget debates in the…
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Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto on Wednesday said the government should not profit from rice tariffication, echoing the sentiment of the Senate on a bill imposing tariff on rice imports and removing import restrictions.
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The problem hounding the implementation of the K to 12 problem “is not legal, but logistical.”
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Senate President Vicente Sotto III and Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto were in celebratory mood on Tuesday over reports that the historic Balangiga bells were finally to be returned to the Philippines from the United States.
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As the latest Social Weather Stations survey reported close to 10 million Filipinos jobless last September, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto said the government should not allow the mass entry of foreign workers to take jobs in the…
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The Universal Healthcare Bill is now closer to becoming a law after the Senate passed its version of the measure which would enroll all Filipinos, including Overseas Filipino Workers, to the National Health Insurance Program.
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Batangas Rep. Vilma Santos-Recto on Friday (September 21) formally bolted the once powerful Liberal Party (LP) and decided to follow her husband Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto in joining the Nacionalista Party (NP).
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Batangas politikos led by Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto would be jumping ship to the Nacionalista Party, according to party president Senator Cynthia Villar.
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Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is pushing for the Senate to consider the House’s version of the second package of the administration’s tax reform program, or TRAIN 2, which it rebranded as the TRABAHO bill.
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The Senate would be issuing a memorandum regulate the entry of police and military personnel into the premises of the chamber, as some uniformed men linger in and around the Senate compound awaiting to arrest opposition Senator Antonio…
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Senators are concerned with the presence of police and military men in the Senate compound who are out to arrest opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV even without a warrant of arrest.
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The Constitution is clear that Vice President Leni Robredo would succeed President Rodrigo Duterte if he steps down, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto said.
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Lawmakers in the minority should be given credit for authoring bills which were eventually signed into law by President Rodrigo Duterte, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto said.
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Senate leaders are urging the Metro Manila Council (MMC) to recall the Metro Manila Development Authority’s (MMDA) ban on single-passenger high-occupancy vehicles (HOVs) on Edsa during rush hour.
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The national identification (ID) program will address the problem of about 7.5 million Filipinos "without birth certificates," Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto said on Tuesday.
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Senators are still half-hearted on the second tranche of the administration’s tax reform program, even if President Rodrigo Duterte prodded Congress during his State of the Nation Address (SONA) to pass it by the end of the year.
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Senator Panfilo Lacson is unhappy with the government’s plan to borrow P1.2 trillion to finance the 2019 budget, saying that a huge chunk of borrowed money end up unused.