House Majority Leader and Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night rallied his colleagues in the Visayan bloc to help him pass Malacañang’s proposed P4.1-trillion national budget for 2020 on time.
Rep. Martin Romualdez
Presumptive House Majority Leader and Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday expressed his dream of seeing the best Congress of the Philippines, as he hosted a thanksgiving party for his allies.
President Rodrigo Duterte's choice for Vice President in 2022 is Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez.
Anakalusugan party-list Rep. Mike Defensor on Wednesday apologized to Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte for dragging her name into an apparent effort to lobby lawmakers to defy President Rodrigo Duterte’s term-sharing deal for the speakership.
Malacanang dispels concerns that the sharing terms between candidates for speakership will adversely affect the continuity of leadership and the passage of crucial bills in the House of Representatives.
His endorsement of Representatives Alan Peter Cayetano and Lord Allan Velasco as the next House Speaker is non-interference in the affairs of the legislative branch, President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday.
In a last-ditch effort to settle the House leadership row, the three contenders for the speakership have agreed to seek the advice of President Rodrigo Duterte, Malacanang said.
This document is the multi-party manifesto of support to Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco, it is signed by leaders of five different political groups in the House of Representatives
1-PACMAN party-list Rep. Mikee Romero and AAMBIS-OWA party-list Rep. Sharon Garin got scolded by their colleagues from the party-list coalition during their closed door meeting Wednesday (June 19), Politiko has learned.
Incoming Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano said on Tuesday that one of his rivals in the speakership race, Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco, rejected a proposal for a term-sharing deal among the major candidates.
Malacañang has reiterated President Rodrigo Duterte’s hands-off stance on the House speakership race.
House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Tuesday insisted she had no plans of endorsing any of the candidates hoping to be her successor.
The speakership race is back to being a three-cornered fight after Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco turned down the proposal to share the term of House Speaker with Taguig-Pateros Congressman-elect Alan Peter Cayetano.
There's no land far enough for three candidates for House Speaker to travel just to get the coveted endorsement of President Rodrigo Duterte.
Three candidates for the next Speaker on Thursday sought the support of the 50-strong party-list coalition, which, should they vote as a bloc, would constitute the second largest group in the House of Representatives after the ruling…
MANILA – Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte on Tuesday took a swipe at House Deputy Prospero Pichay (Surigao del Sur) after claiming the she allegedly recommended Leyte Representative-elect Ferdinand Martin Romualdez as next Speaker of the House…
President Rodrigo Duterte will not interfere in the race to replace House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.
Davao Del Norte 2nd District Rep. Antonio Floirendo Jr. on Monday confirmed that he would seek the speakership of the House of Representatives in the upcoming 18th Congress. The bilyonaryo said this would “to ensure that President Rodrigo…
Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos immediately grabbed the chance to exact revenge on House Majority Floor Leader Rodolfo Fariñas the moment she sensed House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez will be ousted.
Quezon Rep. Danny Suarez blasted Navotas Rep. Toby Tiangco and Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman for sabotaging his bid to lead minority by calling it "game fixing."
President Benigno Aquino III's friends and former Cabinet members are the top attractions on the senatorial ticket of the 2016 tandem Miriam Defensor Santiago and Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr.
Will this be a double date now?
The party of detained former president Gloria Arroyo is split on who to support in the coming 2016 elections.