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Duterte says he greenlighted Cayetano-Velasco term-sharing

Jun 28, 2019 - 10:46 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte confirms he proposed the term-sharing agreement but maintains he is sticking to his recent decision to let House members decide on the next Speaker

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with some of the distinguished guests during the Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) Thanksgiving Night at the Peninsula Manila in Makati City on June 24, 2019. With the President are Senator-elect Christopher Lawrence "Bong" Go, Taguig City First District Representative Alan Peter Cayetano, Senator-elect Francis Tolentino, Marinduque Representative Lord Allan Velasco, House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, and Leyte First District Representative Martin Romualdez. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

'Imperative' for next Speaker to come from PDP-Laban, says Pimentel

Jun 12, 2019 - 10:18 AM

'The party of President Duterte is the biggest bloc in Congress with more than 94 representatives on top the party-list congressmen allied with us,' says Senator Aquilino Pimentel III, PDP-Laban president

PARTY MATTERS. Senator Aquilino Pimentel III that the ruling PDP-Laban must regain the leadership in the House of Representatives in the 18th Congress. File photo by Photo by Joseph Vidal/Senate PRIB

PDP-Laban endorses Bebot Alvarez as House speaker

May 11, 2016 - 4:18 PM

The newly elected Davao del Norte representative says he has mixed feelings about the endorsement

NEXT HOUSE SPEAKER? Davao del Norte First District Representative Pantaleon "Bebot" Alvarez confirms PDP-Laban has endorsed him as next speaker of the House. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler