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Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez

House adopts Con-ass resolution

By a viva voce vote, the House of Representatives adopted Concurrent Resolution 9 paving the way for Congress to convene into a constituent assembly (Con-Ass) and switch to a federal form of government.

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.