By Nepomuceno Malaluan
The Freedom of Information (FOI) bills introduced since the 8th Congress do not seek to create the people’s right to information. The right is already recognized in the 1973 Constitution and further strengthened in the 1987 Constitution.
The National Economic and Development Authority (Neda) has expressed its support for the passage of the freedom of information (FOI) bill, saying it could be a driver of economic growth.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
The House of Representatives will tackle bills on charter change and political dynasties as it resumes session on Monday, Radyo Inquirer 990AM said.
By Maila Ager
Senator Grace Poe is confident of the timely passage of the proposed Freedom of Information (FOI) bill in the Senate after it ended the period of debates on the measure early this week.
A militant solon slammed the House of Representatives technical working group (TWG) for its “snail’s pace” procedure in consolidating the 22 versions of the Freedom of Information (FOI) bills.