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Posts Tagged ‘House of Representatives (HOR)’

Neophyte Congressmen undergo Legislators Executive Course at HOR

Posted on Monday, 17 June 2019 09:45 PM | No Comments
Newly elected congressmen have begun their training on legislation Monday (June 17) for them to get oriented on their roles and responsibilities as lawmakers in the 18th Congress that will...

Names that stand out in House speakership race of the 18th Congress

Posted on Sunday, 19 May 2019 10:50 PM | No Comments
The names of Lord Allan Velasco, Martin Romualdez, Alan Peter Cayetano and Pantaleon Alvarez have been floating to be the next leader in the House of Representatives (HOR). Both Romualdez...

Comelec cancels Edu Manzano’s bid for Congressional seat

Posted on Tuesday, 7 May 2019 09:18 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday canceled the Certificate of Candidacy (CoC) of actor Edu Manzano, who is running for a congressional seat for the lone...

House approves age of criminal liability to 12 years old

Posted on Monday, 28 January 2019 06:21 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Voted 144 ‘yes’, 34 ‘no’ with no abstention, House of Representatives (HOR) approved on third and final reading the reduction of age of criminal responsibility from...

Lower House approves draft federal charter on third and final reading

Posted on Wednesday, 12 December 2018 09:59 AM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines- The House of Representatives (HOR) on Tuesday (December 11) approved on third and final reading its draft constitution that seeks to shift to a federal form of...

HOR suspends DOTr’s truck phase-out order

Posted on Monday, 10 December 2018 04:13 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The House of Representatives (HOR) on Monday (December 10) suspended the implementation of an order issued by the Department of Transportation (DOTr) phasing out trucks 15...

House to revive oversight committee

Posted on Thursday, 16 August 2018 02:49 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The House of Representatives (HOR) is reviving its oversight committee tasked to scrutinize the policies and functions of each agency of the government. This was confirmed...

House approves rice tarrification bill

Posted on Wednesday, 15 August 2018 02:54 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The House of Representatives (HOR) approved on third and final reading, the proposed rice tarrification bill that imposes tariffs on rice in place of import quotas....

After leadership row, congressmen battle for House minority

Posted on Wednesday, 25 July 2018 06:28 PM | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The tables are turning in the House of Representatives (HOR) after the sudden taking over of House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. After the leadership struggle,...

Speaker Arroyo begins House revamp

Posted on Tuesday, 24 July 2018 05:59 PM | No Comments
    QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Newly installed House Speaker Gloria Arroyo is now preparing for a major revamp in the House of Representatives (HOR) following the ouster of Representative...