It's the administration's ploy to muster enough votes for charter change.
House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez
House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's proposal to postpone the 2019 elections will not happen, ACT-Teachers party-list Rep. Antonio Tinio said Friday (July 13).
Akbayan party-list Rep. Tom Villarin has scored House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez for raising the possibility that local elections will not be held next year to fast-track the shift to federalism.
Buhay party-list Rep. Lito Atienza lauded President Duterte for the latter’s recent position opposing the divorce bill.
She got to rub elbows with the most powerful men of the country.
His dad ain’t jumping parties that easily.
House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday advised the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) to stop issuing identification cards (IDs) to companies that are delinquent in the payment of their rentals of hangars.
Akbayan partylist Rep. Tom Villarin predicted on Saturday that the administration-backed supermajority will “implode” once the Philippines holds another election for President in 2022.
The Speaker ain’t fooling anyone with this threat.
Magdalo partylist Rep. Gary Alejano is not convinced by House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez’ clarification that his threat to give zero budget to critics of Charter change is just a joke.