Lawyer Larry Gadon said the Makabayan lawmakers were “so wrong” to say that the Supreme Court ousting Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno via the quo warranto petition would be a blow to judicial independence.
Lawmakers in the left-leaning Makabayan bloc slammed what they called a “malicious terror tagging of progressives” after the Department of Justice (DOJ) sought to declare 649 individuals as terrorists, including some among their ranks.
Makabayan partylist lawmakers filed on Thursday a House resolution seeking a congressional inquiry on revelations of irregularities by feuding officials of the Philippine Charities and Sweepstakes Office.
Bayan Muna chairman and former congressman Neri Colmenares revealed on Friday that the PDP Laban draft Charter lengthens the term of office of members of the House of Representatives and “opens up term limits to further extension.”
Three militant party-list representatives have asked the Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday (January 11) to nullify the implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Act (TRAIN) for failing to comply with the rules for its…
Bayan Muna and Makabayan chairman Neri Colmenares warned that the move to revise the Constitution to federalize the government would leave the Philippines vulnerable to military powers like the US, China and Russia.