Republic Act 7160 - updates

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FAST FACTS: The Local Government Code turns 25

Oct 10, 2016 - 5:46 PM

October 10 2016 marks 25 years since the Local Government Code – the bible of local governance – was enacted in the Philippines It is undergoing a comprehensive review

Provinces to DOF: We’re not living off national gov’t dole outs

Jun 23, 2014 - 4:21 PM

The League of Provinces of the Philippines responds to the DOF tax watch ad saying that Internal Revenue Allotments are constitutionally due them

OUR SHARE. League of Provinces of the Philippines (LPP) President and Oriental Mindoro Gov. Alfonso V. Umali, Jr. said that provinces are not depending on the national government allocation that is due them. Photo from the LPP website

Taking civic initiative: Where every citizen is a lawmaker

Apr 10, 2014 - 4:25 PM

As residents of a barangay you can turn your ideas into reality This can be done through the mechanism known as Local Initiative