Allies of House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco have their comeuppance at his rival, former Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, now that the latter is no longer in control of the chamber.
Rumors of a coup against House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco are gaining buzz after he removed a number of former Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano’s allies from leadership posts.
MANILA – Just only a month after being installed in power, Speaker Lord Allan Velasco is supposedly facing a new challenge as a group of disappointed congressmen are reportedly plotting his ouster from the House leadership.
President Rodrigo Duterte administered the oath of office of Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco as the new House Speaker in Malacañang yesterday, November 9.
Former House Speaker Alan Cayetano has vowed to remain an ally of President Duterte despite his recent ouster from the House leaderships.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco appeared to have thrown some serious shade at Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano, by renaming his Facebook page on his rival’s birthday.
Former House Speaker Alan Cayetano is celebrating the big 5-0 this year.
It’s time to find out the truth behind the preparations and spending for the country’s hosting of the 2019 SEA Games.
Bilyonaryo Manny Villar is staying closely in touch with his colleagues in the Nacionalista Party (NP).
House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco will continue the removal of lawmakers loyal to his predecessor, Alan Peter Cayetano, from leadership posts after a contentious speakership row.
Ousted Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano may find himself at the center of a congressional investigation soon now that he’s no longer the most powerful person in the House of Representatives.
Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco is considering changing some of the committee chairpersons in the House of Representatives even if the term sharing agreement he had with ousted Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano involved replacing only one chairman.
Just three days after his infamous ouster from the House leadership, embattled Taguig-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano has reportedly lost another political capital after being replaced as the legislative caretaker of the 1st district of Camarines Sur.
With Rep. Alan Cayetano finally out of the picture, House Speaker Lord Allan Velasco has found a partner to advance the administration’s legislative agenda.
House minority leader Benny Abante is willing to let ousted House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano have his post, though he believes the Taguig lawmaker may not be keen on the idea.
Thanks perhaps to their strong name recall as showbiz personalities, Manila Mayor Isko Moreno and Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III are on top of voters’ minds as possible contenders for the vice presidency, according to Pulse Asia’s early survey on likely vice presidential contenders.
Former Speaker Alan Cayetano has only himself to blame after being kicked out of the top post of the House of Representatives, according to former Vice President Jojo Binay.
President Rodrigo Duterte has accepted the apology of Taguig-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano for “misreading” his term-sharing deal with new House Speaker Lord Allan Velasco.
Former Senator Antonio Trillanes IV took another jab at ousted Speaker Alan Cayetano in the wake of the leadership mess at the Lower House.
Taguig Rep. Alan Cayetano has stepped down as House Speaker he held for more than a year, as Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco took over the top post in the lower chamber.
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.
Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) President Domingo Egon Cayosa said on Monday (Oct. 12) there was nothing wrong with election that was held outside the House of Representatives that resulted in Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco getting picked as the next House Speaker.