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North Cotabato lawmaker says her district got P2M for milk feeding under DAP

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Rep. Nancy Catamco (left). PHOTO FROM CATAMCO”™S FACEBOOK ACCOUNT

North Cotabato 2nd District Rep. Nancy Catamco admitted on Tuesday that her district got an allocation of P2 million from the nullified Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) of the Aquino administration, but she clarified that the funds were not in connection with the impeachment of then Chief Justice Renato Corona.

Posted: August 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

House minority vows to block ‘Cha-cha,’ Aquino term extension

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neri colmenares1

The minority bloc at the House of Representatives on Wednesday assured that it would block any effort to amend the Constitution and extend the term of President Benigno Aquino III.

Posted: August 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

House majority won’t block political amendments in discussing Cha-cha

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House of Representatives. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

The House of Representatives has already begun discussing possible changes in the charter concerning economic provisions, but the possible amendments may also involve term limits.

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Bill eyes tax on soft drinks; business group opposes it

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Nueva Ecija Rep. Estrellita Suansing. Photo from https://www.facebook.com/athel.suansing

A solon wants to tax soft drinks in a bid to regulate its consumption to deter obesity and diabetes, but a business group warned of its negative impact on the country’s economy.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino tells SC: File SALNs

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INQUIRER FILE PHOTOS

About time the Supreme Court justices come clean about the Judiciary Development Fund (JDF) and their wealth, President Benigno Aquino III said on Friday.

Posted: August 16th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

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