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House to file Bangsamoro commission version of BBL next week

Sep 21, 2017 - 11:54 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to certify as urgent the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law

LEDAC MEETING. President Rodrigo Duterte meets with the  with the Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC) at the Malacañang Palace on September 20, 2017. Photo by Robinson Niñal Jr/Presidential Photo

Duterte to MILF: BBL still a priority

Sep 05, 2017 - 3:18 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte tells MILF leaders that he will talk to Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez about the passage of the BBL

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with Moro Islamic Liberation Chair Al Haj Murad Ebrahim during a meeting at the Malacañan Palace on September 4, 2017. Also joining Murad are Bangsamoro Transition Commission Chair Ghazali Jaafar, and Moro Islamic Liberation Front peace implementing panel Chair Mohagher Iqbal. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

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Aug 31, 2017 - 9:57 AM

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MESSAGING. President Rodrigo Duterte defends his threats to kill, saying on August 30, 2017, that they can be defended even in front of Jesus Christ. Malacañang photo

Ledac agrees to pass federalism, national ID bills by December

Aug 30, 2017 - 7:20 PM

The two bills along with 12 others are classified as urgent by the Ledac Executive Committee

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Aug 30, 2017 - 12:45 PM

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Aug 30, 2017 - 11:51 AM

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Malacañang fails to invite Robredo to 2nd Ledac meeting

Aug 30, 2017 - 9:59 AM

UPDATED Vice President Robredo says she is unfazed by the incident saying she will still submit a position paper on discussions which took place during the meeting

Procurement, rightsizing bills tackled at 2nd Ledac meeting

Aug 30, 2017 - 9:48 AM

Amendments to the procurement law and bills to rightsize government are among the 6 priority bills that President Rodrigo Duterte mentioned in his second SONA

2nd Ledac meeting to tackle priority bills, new departments

Aug 25, 2017 - 6:08 PM

The President is set to convene the Legislative Development Advisory Council for the 2nd time

FIRST LEDAC. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over the first Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC) Meeting at the State Dining Room of Malacañan Palace on January 30, 2017. File photo by Rey Baniquet/Presidential Photo

Ramos worries about 'lack of consultation' in Duterte gov't

Feb 10, 2017 - 11:56 AM

Referring to his unsolicited advice former president Fidel V Ramos says With all due respect to those concerned it s not Facebook stuff It s the real McCoy because I ve been through it and I ve done it

RAPPLER TALK. Former President Fidel Ramos speaks with Rappler executive editor Maria Ressa

Robredo pushes for housing bills in Ledac meeting

Feb 01, 2017 - 7:45 AM

She may not be Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council chief anymore but the Vice President tells the advisory council the 4 bills most important for development

LEDAC MEETING. Vice President Leni Robredo attends the first meeting of the Legislative Executive Advisory Council. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Duterte, Robredo 'civil' during Ledac meeting

Jan 31, 2017 - 4:09 PM

In their first meeting since the Vice President s resignation from the Cabinet President Duterte continues to crack jokes she had once called inappropriate

'CIVIL' MEETING. President Rodrigo Duterte takes his seat across a smiling Vice President Leni Robredo during the start of the Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC) Meeting at the Palace. Photo by King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo

1st Ledac meeting takes up tax reform, salary hike for military

Jan 31, 2017 - 3:37 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte emphasizes security concerns at the first full Ledac meeting under his administration

LEDAC CONVENED. President Rodrigo Duterte presides over the Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC) Meeting at the State Dining Room of Malacañang Palace on January 30, 2017. Photo by King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo

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Palace invites Robredo to 1st Ledac meeting under Duterte admin

Jan 30, 2017 - 5:05 PM

The Ledac meeting on January 30 will be the first time the Vice President will set foot in the Palace after resigning from the Cabinet last December

BACK IN THE PALACE? Vice President Leni Robredo is invited by the Palace to the Duterte administration's first LEDAC meeting. Photo from Leni Robredo Media Bureau

Duterte to Congress: Suspending habeas corpus a 'passing thought'

Nov 15, 2016 - 11:51 AM

He was only thinking out loud na ano ba yung mga weapons ammunition methods available to him Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III recalls the President telling lawmakers while discussing his war on drugs at a Palace meeting

MINI-LEDAC. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over a mini-Legislative-Executive Advisory Council (LEDAC) meeting in Malacañang on November 14, 2016. Photo by Ace Morandante/Presidential Photo

LIST: Priority bills of the Duterte administration

Sep 15, 2016 - 4:21 PM

To aid the passage of these bills the Duterte administration aims to convene the Legislative Executive Development Advisory Council every two months

CABINET MEETING. President Rodrigo Duterte presides over the 6th Cabinet Meeting in Malacañang State Dining Room on September 14, 2016. Photo by Albert Alcain/PPD

Ledac to be convened in September or October – Pernia

Aug 23, 2016 - 2:59 PM

NEDA is set to propose amendments to the BOT law and Epira as well as the creation of a Water Resources Authority during the first Ledac meeting under the Duterte administration

EXECUTIVE-LEGISLATIVE. President Rodrigo Duterte meets with Senators and Cabinet members in a meeting held in the State Dining Room in Malacañang Palace on August 16. Photo by KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD

Lawmaker to Duterte: Convene LEDAC after PH-China case ruling

Jul 12, 2016 - 2:34 PM

Manalo matalo hindi po matatapos ang hidwaan sa pinag aagawang isla at karagatan says Kabayan Representative Harry Roque

ADVISE TO DUTERTE. Kabayan Representative Harry Roque holds a press conference ahead of the historic ruling on the dispute West Philippine Sea. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Binay's proposed income tax exemption ‘good for the masses’

Feb 11, 2016 - 7:23 PM

The Vice President plans to convene the Legislative Executive Development Advisory Council during his first 100 days to push for his income tax exemption proposal

FOR THE SAKE OF THE POOR. Vice President Jejomar Binay delivers his speech during his campaign rally at the covered court of San Sebastian Recoletos de Cavite in Cavite City on February 11. He tells the crowd about his proposal to remove the income tax for employees earning P30,000 and below. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler