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House seen to OK economic Cha-cha before Christmas break

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Majority Leader Neptali Gonzales II  PHOTO from www.congress.gov.ph

The House of Representatives is expected to approve for second reading the controversial resolution that seeks to amend the economic provisions in the Constitution before the chamber goes on Christmas break.

Posted: November 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Constitutional convention bill filed in House

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AP file photo

An opposition lawmaker has filed a bill in the House of Representatives calling for a constitutional convention “to update the three-decade-old Constitution in a holistic and comprehensive manner.”

Posted: October 25th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Local officials mull federal form of govt to speed up countryside development

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Mayor Leoncio Evasco Jr. of Maribojoc, Bohol (Photo from www.maribojoc.gov.ph)

Some local government officials have started talking about pursuing a federal form of government, especially in the wake of the controversy over the Aquino administration’s Disbursement Acceleration Program and the scandal over the pork barrel scam, which they think have only highlighted the unequal distribution of funds among the regions.

Posted: October 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Aquino or Roxas in 2016, says LP lawmaker

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President Benigno Aquino III and Interior Secretary Mar Roxas (left). INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Either President Aquino or Interior Secretary Mar Roxas is the only “viable choice” as the administration’s presidential candidate in the 2016 elections against Vice President Jejomar Binay, Caloocan Rep. Edgar Erice, a Liberal Party (LP) member, said in a radio interview on Sunday.

Posted: October 6th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Belmonte: Lifting of ban on foreign ownership of land not clear to Filipinos

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Speaker Feliciano Belmonte INQUIRER PHOTO / GRIG C. MONTEGRANDE

House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. is not discouraged by a Pulse Asia survey showing that 85 percent of Filipinos do not favor constitutional amendments to relax restrictions on foreign ownership of land.

Posted: October 3rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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