President Rodrigo Duterte is apparently having doubts on whether or not the term-sharing deal for the House leadership between Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco will still prosper.
Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano
House Energy committee chair Lord Allan Velasco (Marinduque) said he remains confident that his term-sharing agreement between Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano for the House leadership will proceed as planned.
Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano thinks the reported P100 million allocation per congressman declared by Albay Rep. Joey Salceda is not enough to meet the needs of an average legislative district.
"I cannot really plan, I can hope."
MANILA – The House of Representatives has conferred the Congressional Medal of Achievement award to outgoing Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jinhua.
House Majority Floor Leader Ferdinand Martin Romualdez lauded Sen. Panfilo Lacson “for acknowledging the hard work of the House of Representatives in ensuring a pork-free national budget for next year.”
The House of Representatives have yet to start hearing bills to renew ABS-CBN's franchise, but the Kapamilya network's bid is already dead as far as TV5 is concerned.
A senior official of the ruling PDP Laban party reminded die-hard supporters of Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano that only President Rodrigo Duterte has the final on whether or not the term-sharing deal for the House leadership will still push…
A top honcho of the ruling PDP Laban in the Lower House has blasted majority-bloc congressmen over “premature talks” on whether or not to still proceed with term-sharing deal for the Speakership brokered by no less than President Rodrigo…
Two ranking House members believe that Congress should just trash the term-sharing deal between Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco brokered by President Rodrigo Duterte three months ago.
Party-list Cong. Mike Defensor (Anakalusugan) said he is having second thoughts on whether or not the term-sharing deal for the House leadership between Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco will still push…
ACT-CIS Party-list Cong. Eric Go Yap said the House of Representatives will elect a new leader later next year if Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano decided to step down from his post following his term-sharing agreement with Marinduque Rep. Lord…
Albay Rep. Joey Salceda on Friday congratulated Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano for his high approval and trust ratings in the latest Social Weather Stations survey.
Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano may be President Rodrigo Duterte's top ally in the House of Representatives, but they don't seem to be on the same page when it comes to the Chief Executive's desire to reinstate the death penalty.
President Rodrigo Duterte might have lost the battle for the passage of the death penalty before it even began in the House of Representatives under the leadership of Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano.
NEW CLARK CITY – Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano clarified that only President Rodrigo Duterte can determine whether or not the term-sharing deal for the House leadership will proceed as planned.
Politics notwithstanding, the House of Representatives has delivered President Rodrigo Duterte’s legislative agenda after processing a total of 220 measures in 20 session days, House Majority Leader and Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez said on…
1-Pacman party-list Rep. Mikee Romero on Monday sang praises for Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano after the latter registered high approval and trust rating based on Pulse Asia’s September Ulat ng Bayan survey.
Candor may be a good thing, House Ways and Means committee chairman and Albay Rep. Joey Salceda's frankness about the allocation that lawmakers are entitled to under the proposed P4.1-trillion national budget for 2020 got him in trouble…
Albay Rep. Joey Salceda has denied a report that he got scolded recently by top honchos of the House of Representatives after revealing that each congressman has a P100-million allotment for their respective districts under the proposed…
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano said he will rather not respond to Sen. Panfilo Lacson’s hearsay allegations that the House-approved 2020 national budget is loaded with pork barrel fund allotments for congressmen.
Party-list Cong. Mike Defensor (Anakalusugan) has defended the House leadership over the proposed P1.6-billion increase in the annual budget of the House of Representatives.
Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano wants the House of Representatives' budget for 2020 increased by P1.6 billion to diminish the possibility of a leadership coup being mounted against him, said former Cabinet Secretary Rigoberto Tiglao.
Senate President Tito Sotto admitted that it was difficult to eradicate pork barrel in the budget.