The politikos pledged their allegiance before the House Speaker.
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez
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.
Leftist lawmakers have asked the Supreme Court (SC) to strike down the newly-enacted tax reform law.
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.
Akbayan partylist Rep. Tom Villarin said the “retaliatory actions” of Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez with regard to the zero budget for infrastructure projects for district and national constituencies of 24 disobedient or uncooperative lawmakers…
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said sanctions may be in store for House members who make irresponsible statements about the conduct of the impeachment hearing by the committee on justice.
Gabriela Women's Party believed that the overwhelming public sentiment has forced the House of Representatives to restore the budget of the Commission on Human Rights (CHR).
To be paid to travel is one of many politiko perks.
This politiko is proud to have joined President Rodrigo Duterte's army early on.
Sessions here and there at the House of Representatives won't take away the smile of this lawmaker.