Minority Leader and Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman asked yesterday Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. to immediately release the “rules of engagement“ to hasten the passage of the controversial Reproductive Health (RH) bill in the Lower House.
The national government and the local government units may soon get an equal share in the national taxes once a bill seeking a 50-50 revenue sharing is enacted into law. Cavite Rep. Lani Mercado-Revilla is pushing for the passage of her House Bill 5400, which seeks to amend Sections 290 and 291 of Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991.Continue reading …
Despite the string of plunder charges hurled against her, Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo could seek the “best” medical treatment abroad, critics of the former President said yesterday.Continue reading …