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Rappler's latest stories on federal form of government


FACT CHECK: 'Sizeable majority' of Filipinos currently not in favor of federalism

May 07, 2018 - 4:44 PM

A blogpost claims that majority of Filipinos are open to shifting to a federal system. Pulse Asia survey results show that this is wrong.

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Oct 31, 2016 - 12:22 PM

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Duterte to quit in 3 years if federalism begins

Oct 29, 2016 - 6:56 PM

Basta ako sana mismo ang magsabi alis na ako Hindi ako maghintay ng 6 years President Rodrigo Duterte says as he pushes for federalism

PHILIPPINE LEADER. President Rodrigo Duterte watches a demonstration by the Japanese coast guard in Tokyo, Japan, on October 27, 2016. Photo by Karl Norman Alonzo/Presidential Photo

Duterte wants Constituent Assembly to amend Constitution – Alvarez

Jul 28, 2016 - 4:50 PM

House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says the Duterte administration wants to start the shift to a federal system after the 2019 midterm polls

CHANGE OF PLANS. President Rodrigo Duterte foregoes his earlier preference to call for a Constitutional Convention to switch to federalism. He now wants a Constituent Assembly composed of sitting lawmakers. Photo by Ace Morandante/PPD

How many states should PH have under federalism?

Jul 12, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Advocates of federalism want to divide the country into 11 autonomous states

Infographic by Raffy de Guzman/Rappler