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ASec. Mocha gets PCOO memo after controversial fed video

Posted on: September 6th, 2018 | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) confirmed on Thursday (September 6) the issuance of a memorandum to Assistant Secretary Margaux “Mocha” Uson for uploading a...

GIS EXCLUSIVE: Mocha Uson claims federalism video used to shadow election fraud probe

Posted on: August 22nd, 2018 | No Comments
    QUEZON CITY, Philippines – For the first time since their controversial video together, Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson and blogger Drew Olivar appeared on a live interview on...

Fiscal risks of federalism delays cha-cha

Posted on: August 9th, 2018 | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines — Senate has maintained that deliberations on the proposed federal charter will not be rushed despite calls from the Lower House to fast track discussions. According...

Mocha Uson lambasted over ‘foul’ federalism video

Posted on: August 6th, 2018 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson drew the public’s ire for a controversial video on federalism. Uson and a friend, blogger Drew Olivar, were shown laughing while...

Sotto: No need to railroad federalism efforts after Bangsamoro Organic Law approval

Posted on: July 19th, 2018 | No Comments
      MANILA, Philippines — The proposed Bangsamoro Organic Law hurdles the scrutiny of the bicameral conference committee following the reconciliation of all its sensitive and contentious provisions on Wednesday...

Palace counters Pernia: Federalism won’t harm PH economy

Posted on: July 18th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang reiterated that the shift to a federalism government would not have any adverse effect on the economy. This is after the country’s top economist cautioned that...

Postponing 2019 polls will help Congress finish federalism bill – Speaker Alvarez

Posted on: July 11th, 2018 | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines – House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez believes that postponing the 2019 midterm elections will help the lawmakers to focus more on tackling the proposed constitutional amendment. Alvarez...

Duterte to step down if federalism pushes through

Posted on: July 9th, 2018 | No Comments
  DAVAO CITY, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte reiterates his position on the presidency once the transition of government pushes through to federalism. In a speech in Davao City Friday...

ConCom begins regional public consultations on June 18

Posted on: June 18th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Consultative Committee (ConCom) tasked to review the Constitution, will begin the conduct of public consultations across the country on Monday, June 18. ConCom will visit several regions in...

PDP-Laban reveals senatorial slate for 2019 polls

Posted on: April 20th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Ruling party PDP-Laban has bared its senatorial line-up which includes 20 personalities for the 2019 midterm elections. Among them are six re-electionists namely, Senators Grace Poe, Sonny Angara, Cynthia...