Appropriations committee chair Eric Yap on Friday said the House of Representatives would be able to transmit copies of the proposed 2021 national budget to the Senate by October 28.
The House of Representatives on Friday approved on third and final reading the proposed PHP4.5-trillion national budget for 2021.
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.
ACT-CIS partylist Rep. insulted Pinoy Ako blogger Jover Laurio for calling out the lawmaker after a Benguet laboratory was named after him.
Presidential son and Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte he intended the resignation to be discreet so as to protect the staff.
MANILA – House committee on Appropriations chair Eric Yap has claimed responsibility for the reported mass resignation of the entire congressional staff of Presidential son and Deputy Speaker for Political Affairs Paolo Duterte.
A lawmaker close to presidential son and Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte claimed Wednesday (July 8) that he was offered P200 million to vote in favor of ABS-CBN’s franchise application.
Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano backed out of his bid to give ABS-CBN a provisional franchise to save himself from being ousted as the House’s top leader, Politiko has learned.
ACT-CIS party-list Rep. Eric Yap has called out Inquirer.net for reporting about his interview on ANC Wednesday (May 27), where he revealed the “personal reason” for supporting the congressional investigation on ABS-CBN.
ACT-CIS party-list Rep. Eric Yap revealed Wednesday (May 27) he has a personal reason for wanting ABS-CBN investigated for alleged violations of its franchise: the network’s report on presidential son and Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte.
ACT-CIS party-list Rep. Eric Yap has denied that Iglesia Ni Cristo is lobbying to block ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal so the network will lose its franchise for good.
House committee on appropriations chair Eric Yap has vehemently denied that he’s lobbying for the resumption of operations of gaming hubs under the Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO) amid the current health crisis brought by the COVID-19 pandemic.
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and other members of the Duterte cabinet are now potential carriers of the deadly coronavirus thanks to House committee on appropriations chair Eric Yap who didn’t tell that he underwent a COVID-19 swab test a day before their meeting in Malacañang.
At least 20 lawmakers who were physically present during Monday’s special session of Congress have placed under mandatory self-quarantine after having direct contact with House committee on appropriations chair Eric Yap who tested positive for COVID-19 virus on Wednesday.
House committee on games and amusement chair Eric Yap urged the government to issue a moratorium on new and returning employees under the Philippine Offshore Gaming Operations (POGO) until the threat of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is finally over.