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House adopts con-ass to amend Charter

THE House of Representatives on Tuesday adopted a resolution convening both Houses of Congress as a constituent assembly (con-ass) to amend the 1987 Constitution and change the...

House reso on con-ass ready for plenary

THE House of Representatives remains on track in its push for charter change as it prepares to approve in plenary this week a resolution...

Jackass

IT SEEMS there’s no stopping efforts at charter change this year: both House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III tagged as...

Con Ass is top in 2018 House agenda

CONVENING Congress into a constituent assembly to propose charter amendments and shift to federalism is the top priority of House of Representatives this year, Speaker...

DOJ backs Constituent Assembly for Charter change

THE  Department of Justice (DOJ) said on Tuesday it preferred a Constituent Assembly (Con-Ass) as a mode to amend the 1987 Constitution. "This Department supports...

Federalism is lasting solution to poverty, insurgency — Alvarez

SPEAKER Pantaleon Alvarez has expressed confidence that his fellow legislators would uphold the interest of the Filipino people if they decide to form a constituent...

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Duterte wants review of delayed gov’t projects

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte vowed to initiate a review of public works projects that have remained unfinished for years. “So I will review...

Look: Breaktime for cha-cha hearing

Who are the Speaker’s ‘lodi’?