Congress Communiques

Congress Communiques

Panel okays marriage dissolution bill

SPEAKER Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday lauded the Committee on Population and Family Relations following its approval of a substitute bill...

OFW deaths in Kuwait: 82 in 2016, 103 in 2017

SENATOR Joel Villanueva on Wednesday scrutinized the government’s labor protection policies for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in light of...

Poe pushes for free Wi-Fi in bus stops, terminals

FOR a totally gratifying travel experience, Senator Grace Poe wants free internet and clean sanitary facilities for passengers in...

Angara: Reassess labor export policy

WITH the steady rise in cases of abuse among overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), Senator Sonny Angara has called for...

Ban on conversion of irrigated, irrigable lands okayed

THE House of Representatives unanimously approved on third and final reading on Tuesday House Bill 7115, which seeks to...

Senate resumes Dengvaxia hearing

SENATOR Richard Gordon (2nd from right), chair of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee, and Senator JV Ejercito, chair of...