The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) has assured the Supreme Court (SC), sitting as Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), can declare a an annulment of elections.
The Department of Justice (DOJ) has assured that the implementing rules and regulations of the Anti-Terrorism Law follows the Constitution and existing laws.
Cagayan de Oro City Rep. Rufus Rodriguez on Friday said he opposed any postponement of the general elections in May 2022.
MANILA – Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo on Friday asked the European Union (EU) to refrain from interfering with the country’s domestic affairs following a European Parliament resolution that cited the alleged “rapidly deteriorating human rights situation” in the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte.
President Rodrigo Duterte’s granting of absolute pardon to American soldier Joseph Scott Pemberton was his prerogative under the Constitution, Malacañang said Wednesday.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday belied reports that he flew to Singapore during the weekend for medical treatment, saying that he is under no obligation to travel in secret.
If the Covid-19 pandemic completely derails efforts to amend the Constitution, Congress can still take the country closer to a federal system through changes in the Local Government Code, Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano said on Friday.
The move to amend the Constitution will reportedly be revived to pave the way for the postponement of the 2022 elections, Politiko has learned.
Is the administration planning for a “no election” (no-el) scenario in 2022?
President Vladimir Putin said Friday an “absolute majority” of Russians backed his controversial plan to change the constitution, as he made his first public appearance after weeks of lockdown.
Malacañang assured that the new anti-terrorism bill pushed by President Rodrigo Duterte will not curtail free speech in the Philippines.
Solicitor General Jose Calida on Wednesday (May 6) blamed Congress for having allowed ABS-CBN to shut down.
Threatening to shoot civilians who disobey quarantine orders is not a crime, Malacañang said Friday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin laid out a path Tuesday to staying in power beyond 2024, as lawmakers approved sweeping reforms to the constitution.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday he would not bend the law to extend his term in power and is seeking to amend the constitution to secure the country’s future for decades to come.
Thousands rallied in central Moscow on Saturday to call on President Vladimir Putin not to stay in power indefinitely, in the first major protest by the Russian opposition since the Kremlin chief announced controversial plans to change the constitution.
Albay Rep. Joey Salceda on Friday defended his House Bill 78, which removes the foreign ownership restrictions on certain industries, including transportation and telecommunications, from criticisms it violates the Constitution and will disadvantage Filipino workers.
The House Committee on Constitutional Reforms is set to withdraw a resolution calling for Constituent Assembly to amend key provisions of the 1987 Constitution.
Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III doesn’t want to comment just yet on the House of Representatives’ latest move to amend the Constitution.
The term “designated survivor” may not just be an American concept soon if the bill filed by Senator Panfilo Lacson becomes a law.
Justices Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Friday (August 2) that constitutional requirements should be first met before martial law is declared over Negros Oriental to address the series of killings there.
President Rodrigo Duterte is pushing for Charter change to prevent the military from attempting a coup against his government, his spokesman said.
President Rodrigo Duterte’s position on the Recto Bank collision in the disputed West Philippine Sea (WPS) won’t dent his popularity, said Malacañang.
Vice President Leni Robredo emphasized on Thursday (June 27, 2019) that resources within the Philippines’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) should be enjoyed solely by Filipinos.