The chairman of the House committee on constitutional amendments on Thursday doused cold water on moves by Charter change advocates to push for constitutional amendments amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez has urged the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) and the Overseas Workers’ Welfare Administration (OWWA) to provide transportation to workers and students stranded in Luzon due to the extended lockdown brought by the coronavirus pandemic.
Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez has urged the national government to shoulder the funeral cost of patients died of the coronavirus disease.
Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez has appealed to President Duterte to direct the state-owned Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) to shoulder the full cost of treating those infected by the deadly coronavirus.
MANILA — In view of the reported presence of a swine disease in Bulacan and Rizal provinces, the Department of Agriculture (DA) has ordered the culling of all hogs — infected or not — within a 1-km. radius of infected farms.
After getting criticized for his unacceptable statement, Senator Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa on Monday, July 8 has offered his sincere apologies to the family of a 3 year old child who was killed recently in a drug buy-bust operation in Rodriguez, Rizal.
Vice President Leni Robredo slammed attempts to normalize having innocent civilians as “collateral damage” in police operations.
MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Friday welcomed the Commission on Human Rights’ (CHR) call for a full investigation into the “collateral damage” incurred in police operations in Rodriguez, Rizal that resulted in the death of four persons, including a three-year-old girl.
Senator JV Ejercito has slammed the attempt of the militant urban poor group Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap (Kadamay) to take over housing units intended for government troops.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Wednesday blamed President Duterte for the latest attempt of militant urban poor group to occupy a housing project for soldiers and policemen in Rodriguez, Rizal.
Police officials presented two men caught extorting money by posing as relatives of President Rodrigo Duterte.