President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to postpone his much-anticipated announcement on his candidate in the hotly-contested Speakership race next week.
Malacanang has advised the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas
ng Bayan to cast through a secret ballot its candidate for speakership in
the 18th Congress.
Malacanang has advised the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino–Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) to cast through a secret ballot its candidate for speakership in the 18th Congress.
Outgoing House Minority Floor Leader Danilo Suarez (Quezon Province) disclosed that a significant number of lawmakers belonging to the ruling administration party, PDP Laban have committed to support the Speakership bid incoming Leyte Rep. Ferdinand Martin Romualdez.
The 54-man party-list bloc has ditched former Foreign Affairs secretary and returning Taguig-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano from their possible choices in the hotly-contested battle for the Speakership.
Pampanga Rep. Aurelio Gonzales said he will not use Speakership as
stepping stone to seek higher post.
Pampanga Rep. Aurelio “Dong” Gonzales said he will convinced President Rodrigo Duterte that the Speakership should remain with the ruling party, PDP Laban
Pampanga Rep. Aurelio “Dong” Gonzales said PDP will abide with whatever the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte over the Speakership row.
The alleged vote-buying scheme in the hotly-contested battle for the House leadership has reached a new level as bribe offer sored to P7 million for every member of the Lower House, reelected Pampanga Rep. Aurelio “Dong” Gonzales said.
House Minority Leader Danilo Suarez said incoming Leyte Rep. Ferdinand Martin Romualdez is the most qualified among the perennial contenders for the Speakership.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco said that Speakership is a matter of destiny for him.
MANILA – The highly anticipated battle for Speakership could be reduced to a mere formality for reelected Rep. Lord Allan Velasco as the Marinduque solon is reportedly President Rodrigo Duterte’s personal choice to lead the 303-man House of Representatives this coming 18th Congress.
Former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal doesn’t want to endorse any of the potential frontrunners as her successor for the Speakership.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco said fate will decide whether or not he will become the next Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco has opposed the possibility of having a potential ‘term sharing’ with other potential contenders for the Speakership next Congress.
The National Unity Party (NUP), the second biggest political party in the House of Representatives, is reportedly planning to field its own candidate for the Speakership this coming 18th Congress.
Senator Panfilo Lacson thinks Gloria Macapagal Arroyo’s ascension to the speakership a prelude to becoming Prime Minister
A day after snagging the Speakership former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has called for meeting of her top lieutenants at her La Vista mansion in Quezon City to plot her next moves.