By DJ Yap
There is no unified party-list bloc in the majority coalition in the House of Representatives, and no such bloc has agreed to thwart any move to impeach President Benigno Aquino III, according to a party-list lawmaker.
A party-list lawmaker has questioned a House committee probe on the last minute spending spree of lawmakers under the Arroyo administration.
By Jerry E. Esplanada
Exclude the LPG Marketers Association (LPGMA) from the Commission on Elections’ list of accredited partylist organizations.
By Karen Boncocan
Jo Christine Napoles, daughter of Janet Lim-Napoles, the woman tagged as the brains behind the alleged P10 billion pork barrel scam, has withdrawn her nomination as the second representative of the OFW Family Partylist.
The involvement of Rep. Isidro Ungab in an alleged pork barrel scam only bolsters calls to scrap the fund allocations for pet projects of lawmakers for being sources of corruption, according to a militant party-list representative.