Oriental Mindoro Rep. Reynaldo Umali believes that the voice incumbent mayors and barangay captains should prevail instead of the noisy mob from Metro Manila who are opposing his proposal to postpone the barangay and Sangguninang Kabataan…
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Albay first-district Rep. Edcel Lagman described the suspension of Overall Deputy Ombudsman Melchor Carandang by the Office of the President as a “legal aberration” that must be stricken down on the spot.
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A shift to federalism appears to be a foregone conclusion as Congress and the consultative committee tasked to review the 1987 Constitution will simply be following President Rodrigo Duterte's orders, Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman said.
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The City of Masbate welcomed the new year with heavy rains brought by tropical depression Agaton forcing evacuation in several barangays and low-lying areas.
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Albay first-district Rep. Edcel Lagman said two extensions of martial law in Mindanao up to December 31, 2018 would last for 526 days or “876.67 percent more” than the initial 60-day period under President Rodrigo Duterte’s Proclamation No.…
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Albay 1st District Rep. Edcel Lagman advised Solicitor General Jose Calida to limit his comments to the legal issues raised in the petition against the extension of martial law in Mindanao before the Supreme Court.
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Albay first-district Rep. Edcel Lagman said the petition he and the other Magnificent 7 lawmakers asking the Supreme Court to block the one-year extension of martial law had passed the court’s first test.
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The House of Representatives has recently adopted a resolution "strongly urging" the President to grant travel tax exemptions to passengers departing from Mindanao and Palawan going to any destination in the BIMP-EAGA, or the Brunei…
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A crocodile killed a Philippine man who was securing his boat as a tropical storm bore down on the western island of Palawan, police said Saturday.
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Albay first-district Rep. Edcel Lagman expressed suspicions that the "undue delay" in the preparation and enrollment of the joint resolution extending martial law in Mindanao could be "deliberate and premeditated."