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.
Barely a month into his term, is House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco making a list of lawmakers loyal to him and checking it twice?
“Magbi-birthday ako na ako ang Speaker… 50th birthday ko. Sentimental ako,” said Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano in a Sept. 30 speech at the House.
House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco has no plans of running for higher office—such as the position of senator—in 2022.
House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco revealed that he felt “ostracized” when Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano was Speaker because he wasn’t invited to meetings.
House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco had lunch with former President and Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo at the bailiwick of his rival, Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano on Monday (October 19).
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.
House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco has dismissed the allegation of Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Raymund Villafuerte that his allies might be delaying the transmittal of the proposed P4.5-trillion national budget for 2021 to the Senate to make “last minute insertions” for their benefit.
Change may be coming to how funding allocations for infrastructure projects are allocated among lawmakers under the leadership of House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco.
House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco is open to making his rival, ousted Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, a Deputy Speaker following their bitter fight over the speakership.
House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco has vowed to approve on third and final reading the proposed 2021 national budget on October 16, the last day before Congress on a month-long break.
Presidential son and Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte has gotten another plum post at the House of Representatives following the election of House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco.