President Rodrigo Duterte reportedly promised that he would campaign for Senator Loren Legarda when she runs for Antique representative in the May 2019 polls.
Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri
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Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri wants President Rodrigo Duterte’s legislative liaison replaced, after the coco levy fund bill was almost vetoed had lawmakers not noticed it abruptly being taken off among the measures…
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The latest bid to amend the Constitution in the House, spearheaded by Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, would be “dead on arrival” when it reaches the Senate.
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The latest bid to amend the Constitution in the House, spearheaded by Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, would be “dead on arrival” when it reaches the Senate as there would no longer be any time to deliberate and pass it before the 17th…
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Malacañang on Thursday appealed to Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri to give the Ease of Doing Business Law a chance, following the lawmaker’s call to appoint an Anti-Red Tape Authority czar to assure that there are fewer…
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Senator Antonio Trillanes IV would still be pushing for a Senate probe into the government contracts bagged by the security agency of the family of Solicitor General Jose Calida.
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Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III is urging Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte to run for senator for Mindanao to be better represented in the Senate, as federalism faces an “uphill climb” in the upper house.
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Senate leaders are urging the Metro Manila Council (MMC) to recall the Metro Manila Development Authority’s (MMDA) ban on single-passenger high-occupancy vehicles (HOVs) on Edsa during rush hour.
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The Senate has followed suit with the House of Representatives and suspended budget deliberations pending the resolution of the deadlock between the lower chamber and the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) over the shift to a…
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With no other takers in the upper chamber, Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III took up the cudgels of setting the second package of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law on its tracks.
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President Rodrigo Duterte told House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and her supporters not to proceed with the coup against Davao del Norte 1st District Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez at the height of the ouster ploy.
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The waiting game for Charter change (Cha-cha) would be longer for House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as the Senate would not rush the latest bid to amend the Constitution, Senator Paolo Benigno “Bam” Aquino IV said.
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No senator would want to sponsor the second package of the administration’s tax reform program amid the backlash from the first tranche of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law.
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Senators are still half-hearted on the second tranche of the administration’s tax reform program, even if President Rodrigo Duterte prodded Congress during his State of the Nation Address (SONA) to pass it by the end of the year.
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Nothing can stop senators and congressmen from finishing their work on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), as the bicameral conference committee continues to thresh out differences in the House and Senate versions despite work…
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Senators will walk out if members of the House of Representatives push for convening a constituent assembly (Con Ass) during the joint session on June 23 for President Rodrigo Duterte's State of the Nation Address (SONA), Senate Majority…
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Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri refuted House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez’ claim that the lower chamber can proceed to propose to amend the Constitution even without the Senate.
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Lawmakers currently reconciling conflicting provisions in the House and Senate versions of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) have agreed that the Bangsamoro autonomous region would get a bigger cut in government revenues after the…
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Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri is not one who will be left with no options, if push comes to shove, on the matter of resolving any deadlock that may arise from the deliberations of the bicameral conference committee on the…
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Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel “Migz” Zubiri ruled out any possibility on the upper chamber initiated moves to amend or suspend provisions of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law.