President Barack Obama feasted on barbecue Tuesday with four people who wrote him letters in a trip to highlight the struggles of working families in American’s heartland, as the clock ticked on pressing issues before Congress goes on summer break.
By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
The House of Representatives should amend its definition of savings in the budget law so as to allow the use of these funds even after the practice was declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court, a lawmaker said Tuesday.
An emotional Philippine President Benigno Aquino III called his opponents desperate Monday and expressed confidence that many people will carry on his reforms even if he is stopped by a bomb.
By DJ Yap
Many politicians with presidential ambitions, including Vice President Jejomar Binay, won’t be able to run in 2016 if the anti-political dynasty bill is passed into law in its current version, a lawmaker said Monday.
By Nestor Corrales
Policemen armed with shields, truncheon, and water cannon clashed with thousands of leftwing protesters Monday who tried to march towards the Batasang Pambansa to show disgust over the fifth State of the Nation Address of President Benigno Aquino III.