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Makabayan bloc seeks repeal of TRAIN law

Bayan Muna partylist Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate led on Thursday the filing of a bill to repeal what he described as “anti-poor and anti-people” Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law, citing detrimental effects on majority of…

Makabayan bloc on receiving NPA tax: ‘Too absurd’

The Makabayan bloc of partylist lawmakers branded as “absurd” what it called the “malicious insination” of House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez that its members are benefiting from revolutionary taxes imposed by the New People’s Army.