Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco led ranking House officials in meeting with their Senate counterparts Thursday (November 5) to start crafting a common legislative agenda…
The Senate will start on Nov. 3, Tuesday, its investigation into alleged red-tagging activities by the military against certain personalities and groups. Sen. Panfilo Lacson…
President Rodrigo Duterte wants Congress to prioritize legislation that will ensure the country’s financial system is resilient to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.
Is the House of Representatives’ description as a “House of the People” mere lip service after all?
President Rodrigo Duterte has certified the proposed P4.5-trillion budget for 2021 as urgent.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday urged Congress leaders to craft pieces of legislation to eliminate bureaucratic red-tape that hamstrings businesses.
Despite the risks posed by COVID-19, President Rodrigo Duterte is willing to go to the Senate or House of Representatives as a resource person for bills against red tape and corruption.
Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla has had enough of bashers spreading fake news about him.
Senator Bong Go has endorsed the Senate committee of the whole’s report recommending the filing of charges against Health Secretary Francisco Duque III and a number of former and incumbent Philhealth officials over the alleged anomalies within the state-run health insurer.
To shield the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) from corruption, legislation may be needed to strengthen its board, and take away some powers of its executive committee.
The Senate on Tuesday adopted a resolution authored by Sen. Panfilo Lacson and Senate President Vicente Sotto III to look into the anomalies at the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth).
Will the current extent of corruption and mismanagement at the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) render it bankrupt by 2022?
President Rodrigo Duterte has yet to decide whether or not he will deliver his State of the Nation Address (SONA) at the Batasang Pambansa in Quezon City, according to Malacañang.
The World Health Organization (WHO) may be wrong about its data claiming the Philippines has the fastest rising number of COVID-19 cases in the Western Pacific region, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said Tuesday (June 30).
The Senate flew the Philippine flag at half-mast starting Saturday (June 27) as a gesture of mourning the death of former Senator Ramon Revilla Sr.
President Rodrigo Duterte may deliver his fifth State of the Nation Address (SONA) in Malacañang next month instead of Batasang Pambansa, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said.
Several senators on Monday said the procurement of alleged “overpriced” personal protective equipment (PPE) and swab kits for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) testing must be investigated.
Not wanting anyone else to experience his ordeal nearly 20 years ago, Sen. Panfilo Lacson is throwing his full support behind a Senate bill that punishes severe penalties on fake witnesses – and their handlers.
To curb fake news and false testimonies meant to destroy people’s reputations, Sen. Panfilo Lacson batted for the swift passage of a Senate bill providing heavier penalties against perjury.
Fifteen out of 24 senators filed a resolution Thursday (April 16) calling for the resignation of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III for his supposed “failure of leadership” amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis.
Nearly two years have passed since the National ID system became a law, but why is it not yet being implemented at a time it is most needed?
Sen. Panfilo Lacson on Tuesday pushed for the fast-tracking of the implementation of the National ID system, nearly two years after it was signed into law.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday evening thanked Congress for granting him special powers to combat the coronavirus crisis.