House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano said he is willing to give up the Speakership if he thinks he already lost the support of majority of congressmen.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco said organizers of the 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) should be held accountable following the series of blunders and logistical problems of the event.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco is just waiting for his turn to be the Speaker of the House of Representatives next year.
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano should respect his 15-21 term-sharing agreement with Rep. Lord Allan Velasco, or there will be a problem, President Rodrigo Duterte said.
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano admitted that he prefers to serve as leader of the House of Representatives for one full term rather than having a term sharing deal with Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco.
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano on Monday assured Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco that he intends to honor the term-sharing deal between them.
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 Duterte.
Anakalusugan party-list Rep. Mike Defensor on Tuesday took a hands-off approach toward suggestions that the speakership deal struck between incumbent Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco could be scuttled.
Inamin ni Albay 2nd District Representative Joey Salceda na noong panahon nakaraang SONA sa agawan sa Speakership nila Pantaleon Alvarez at Gloria Macapagal Arroyo sumunod sila kay Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte.
Naninidigan si Senador Aquilino Koko Pimentel III na buo dapat ang lahat ng miyembro ng PDP-Laban sa kamara de representante ang sususuporta kay Taguig Congressman Alan Peter Cayetano para sa house speakership.
1Pacman Party-list Rep. Mikee Romero hinted that a “revolving door policy” for committee chairmanships in the House of Representative is a high possibility under the “1521 term-sharing formula” for speakership.
Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III believes term sharing could resolve the tug of war over the speakership— even if two of President Rodrigo Duterte’s children are against it.
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MANILA – Buhay Party-list Rep Lito Atienza believed that Taguig-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano doesn’t have enough support to win the speakership later this month.
Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Wednesday said he respected Hugpong ng Pagbabago’s (HNP) endorsement of Davao City 3rd District Rep. Isidro Ungab for the speakership.
The ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino – Lakas ng Bayan (PDP) party is now open to the idea of term-sharing to finally settle the speakership row for as long as Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco comes first.
DAVAO CITY – Davao City 3rd district Rep. Isidro Ungab said he will abide with the decision his party, Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) after being nominated as its official bet for the speakership later this month
Albay Rep. Joey Salceda said Leyte Rep. Ferdinand Martin Romualdez will surely give way if Davao City Rep. Paolo Duterte is serious in seeking the House leadership later this month.
Leyte Representative-elect Ferdinand Martin Romualdez has welcomed the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte not to meddle in the heavily-contested speakership race next month.
House Senior Deputy Minority Floor Leader Lito Atienza (Buhay Party-list) on Friday expressed his full support for the speakership bid of Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco.
Incoming Duterte Youth Party-list Rep. Ronald Cardema clarified that he has no intention of spying the camp of Leyte Congressman-elect Ferdinand Martin Romualdez as the battle for the speakership heats up.
MANILA – The ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino – Lakas ng Bayan (PDP Laban) has formally endorsed the Speakership bid of reelected Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco.
1-PACMAN party-list Rep. Mikee Romero has committed what could be considered as the ultimate act of betrayal for the party-list coalition by endorsing a lawmaker for House Speaker without getting the group’s approval.
It seemsTaguig-Pateros Congressman-elect Alan Peter Cayetano will do anything just to get the endorsement of President Rodrigo Duterte for his Speakership bid, including sharing the same table with the woman he accused of corruption more than a decade ago.