MANILA -- The Senate on Tuesday adopted a measure seeking to abolish the Road Board.
Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
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Voting 180-0 with no abstention, the House of Representatives on Monday unanimously approved on third and final reading the bill abolishing the graft-ridden Road Board.
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Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. on Monday stepped down as Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, relinquishing the post to Capiz Rep. Fredenil Castro and assuming the chairmanship of the committee on appropriations.
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LOILO CITY -- House of Representatives Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo visited what she called her “favorite projects” in Iloilo, following her engagement in Negros Occidental on Friday.
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Citing lack of time, Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Tuesday is reluctant to calls for the House to probe the alleged massive data breach at the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).
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Malacañang never sought the assistance of the House leadership to stop its ongoing probe over the alleged anomalous appropriation practices under Budget Sec. Benjamin Diokno, former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo said
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Former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo believed that his former Budget Secretary, Majority Floor Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. can handle the ouster plot he's currently on his own and stressed that she will not intervene over…
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Former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo stressed that she still prefer Majority Floor Leader Andaya to lead the House majority bloc in case the threat against him will be formally put into vote in the House plenary by some…
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro "Teddyboy" Locsin Jr. has vowed to "fuck" the "Yellows," or allies of the Aquino administration, "dry" over the controversy involving the loss of passport holders' data by the Department of Foreign Affairs…
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SAMSUAN, Pampanga – President Duterte never asked the House leadership to stop its probe over the alleged anomalous appropriation practices under Budget Sec. Benjamin Diokno, former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo said.
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House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. has yielded to President Rodrigo Duterte on the Road Board's abolition, days after claiming the Chief Executive didn't want the agency gone.
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Former Majority Floor Leader and incumbent Ilocos Norte Rep. Rodolfo Fariñas has secured more than P277.4 million worth of projects for 2018 under the Road Board fund, according to the present House leadership.
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Opposition Senator Leila de Lima on Wednesday slammed the House of Representatives for its speedy approval of Resolution of Both Houses No. 15 (RBH15), which proposes revisions in the 1987 Constitution.
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Minority Leader Danilo Suarez, an ally of Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, on Tuesday dispelled allegations of corruption in the Road Board as “baseless”, noting that the agency has limited authority over the use of the special funds known…
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By John Carlo Cahinhinan House Minority Leader Danilo Suarez has taken a page from Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno's book as he called statements on the Road Board's abolition a tactic to divert attention from the alleged insertions in…
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Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Tuesday said he would transmit the bill seeking to abolish the Road Board to President Rodrigo Duterte even if Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo refused to sign the enrolled copy of the measure.
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The House of Representatives has approved on final reading the proposed Charter Change (Cha-Cha) sponsored by the Arroyo leadership
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Malacanang on Tuesday said the executive branch would not "countenance" any violation of laws relating to the congressional budget process.
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Senator Ping Lacson on Tuesday said he was grateful to an “unlikely ally” for revealing that a single contractor hogged no less 30 flood control projects worth billions of pesos.
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House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. has come to Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo's defense after Senator Panfilo Lacson revealed her district got P2.4- billion worth of pork barrel funds for 2019.
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Former President and now House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo is confident that the country's partnership with China would deepen friendship and cooperation despite the dispute in the South China Sea.
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The House of Representatives is aiming to focus on working on the draft federal charter within the remaining session days of 2018.