Lawmakers from the militant Makabayan bloc are seeking to grant Australian missionary Sister Patricia Fox Filipino citizenship as her deportation from the country looms.
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Gabriela partylist Representatives Emmi de Jesus and Arlene Brosas on Thursday expressed outrage over President Rodrigo Duterte’s remark that the next Chief Justice or Ombudsman should not be a woman.
Gabriela partylist lawmakers on Thursday filed a House resolution seeking to investigate the removal of a comfort woman statue along Roxas Boulevard in Manila.
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…
President Rodrigo Duterte's newly issued Executive Order against "illegal" contractualization merely recycles existing laws and issuances that do not in any way mandate the regularization of all workers, according to the Gabriela partylist.…
Gabriela partylist Representatives Emmi de Jesus and Arlene Brosas said the restoration of the subpoena power to the Philippine National Police and its Criminal Investigation and Detection Group will lead to more extrajudicial killings and…
The Makabayan bloc on Thursday slammed the House committee on justice for its 38-2 vote finding probable cause to impeach Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.
In response to the surging prices of commodities brought about by the tax reform package, members of the Mabayan bloc filed on Monday two House bills raising the monthly salary of nurses and government employees.
The Makabayan bloc condemned the passage in the House of Representatives of the Security of Tenure (SOT) Bill, saying it will lead to systematic and mass termination of current regular employees.
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.