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House to probe BIR anomaly

House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said that officials in higher places could very well find themselves in hot water in connection with the lawmakers’ upcoming probe on the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) tax reduction anomaly.

Ako Bicol party-list Rep. Rodel Batocabe and Quezon City Rep. Winston “Winnie” Castelo, chairman of the House Committee on Metro Manila Development, said the probe will zero in the possible security lapses of the Resorts World management that led to death of Elizabeth Panlilio Mendoza, Pampanga Rep. Aurelio “Dong” Gonzales’ wife, and 36 others.

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Lawmakers remain hopeful that the peace talks will still succeed despite the withdrawal of ceasefire declarations by the government and the communist movement.

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Three House committees are set to conduct an inquiry into the concert in Pasay City last month where five persons died.

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