Taguig Rep. Alan Cayetano has apologized to his staff for not saying goodbye from office personally just minutes after 186 representatives voted to kick him out and elect Marinduque Rep. Lord Velasco as Speaker on Tuesday, October 13.
Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano on Tuesday tendered his irrevocable resignation as House Speaker, saying the “untenable political situation” at the House of Representatives has prompted him to “put aside all politics.”
President Rodrigo Duterte is confident that the proposed 2021 national budget of P4.5 trillion will be passed on time despite the change in leadership in the House of Representatives, according to his spokesman.
Malacañang on Tuesday urged experts from the OCTA Research team to refrain from making recommendations on new quarantine classifications.
Malacañang congratulated Lord Allan Velasco on his election as Speaker of the House of the Representatives.
Taguig Rep. Alan Cayetano finally waved the white flag on Tuesday, October 13, after weeks of refusing to honor a term-sharing deal, brokered by President Rodrigo Duterte himself, as the new Speaker Lord Velasco and the new majority bloc trooped to Batasan.
Malacañang on Tuesday said the Cabinet approved the proposals of the economic cluster such as the creation of priority areas for managing cases of coronavirus disease (Covid-19), operation of a sufficient number of safe public transport, and the gradual expansion of business capacity to 100 percent among others.
Both Representatives Alan Peter Cayetano and Lord Allan Velasco have been called to Malacañang for a meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte today, Malacañang said Tuesday.
The leadership mess at the House of Representatives does not constitute a constitutional crisis, as far as this politiko is concerned.
Ricardo Rosario replaces Associate Justice Jose Reyes, Jr. who retired on September 18.
“Ang purpose nila manggulo. The last time I checked, ang Celebrity Sports Club ay hindi Kongreso,” says Taguig-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano.
Four members of the Swiss Guards, the pope’s colourfully-dressed personal protection force, have tested positive for coronavirus, the Vatican said on Monday
The Nobel science prizes reward not only individual researchers but also their universities, a race prestigious United States faculties are winning by far.
China’s top diplomat was in Cambodia Monday on the start of a visit both countries hope will boost relations at a time of increased tensions with the United States.
The EU on Monday lined up sanctions against Russian officials over the poisoning of opposition leader Alexei Navalny and against Belarus leader Alexander Lukashenko over the crisis in his country.