The Supreme Court (SC) has called the attention of lawmakers for possible changes on “incongruent” penalties for lascivious acts against minors under a special law.
Kabataan party-list on Tuesday assailed the “railroading” of the passage of a bill restoring the mandatory Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) program in senior high schools, saying the program is a hotbed of harassment, hazing and…
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) will push for the passage of emergency powers in the 18th Congress where President Rodrigo Duterte's allies would take a stronger hold on legislation.
President Rodrigo Duterte will not interfere in the race to replace House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.
She may be among those calling for transparency, and possibly, accountability over the mishaps in the recent midterm polls, but Vice President Leni Robredo is urging everyone to be more careful in making speculations about what happened…
While allies of the Duterte administration are seen to dominate Congress, Malacanang assured the President will never interfere with the function of the legislative branch.
Trailing in the race for party-list groups, Kabataan party-list on Thursday accused the administration of rigging the May 13 polls to benefit its own allies.
Republicans in Congress want to bar Chinese military scientists from obtaining visas to study or work in the United States, drawing criticism Wednesday from Beijing.
President Rodrigo Duterte is hoping that his children will quit politics before the Western-funded media destroy them.
Makati City Rep. Luis Campos Jr. has hailed the government’s green-lighting of motorcycle taxi operations, which he believes will wipe out rampant extortion by “rotten traffic enforcers.”
Senator Panfilo Lacson on Thursday admitted that Congress was partly to blame for the economic slowdown in the first quarter of this year due to the delayed passage of the 2019 national budget.
Sagip party-list Rep. Rodante Marcoleta on Friday expressed doubt that President Rodrigo Duterte would push through with his threat to veto the entire 2019 budget, saying he well knows the detrimental impact of a reenacted budget.
President Rodrigo Duterte will not hesitate to veto the entire P3.757-trillion proposed national budget for 2019 if he finds any irregularities in it.
Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles said the proposed Department of Water should be included in the list of priority legislative measures.
House committee on appropriations chairman Rolando Andaya Jr. on Thursday hit back at the Senate leadership in the continuing saga of the 2019 budget, saying the senators also did what they were accusing the congressmen of.
Bayan Muna chairman Neri Colmenares on Thursday said the 2019 national budget up for the President’s signature was still riddled with pork barrel funds.
Donald Trump says Robert Mueller ran a "witch hunt." But what if the special prosecutor turned out to be a fairy godmother sprinkling magic dust on the president's 2020 reelection bid?
House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was noncommittal when asked to react to proposals to compel Manila Water Co. not to bill households affected by the water interruptions since March 6, saying the House is more concerned with actual…
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco has opposed the possibility of having a potential ‘term sharing’ with other potential contenders for the Speakership next Congress.
House committee on appropriations chairman Rolando Andaya Jr. on Monday said he had no clue about the negotiations between San Juan Rep. Ronaldo Zamora and the Senate leadership over the 2019 budget.