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Albay first-district Rep. Edcel Lagman

Lagman: Selling ABS-CBN to a Duterte crony not an option

Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman announced Thursday that he would be filing a House resolution calling on the House committee on legislative franchises to act on the nine pending bills seeking the renewal of the franchise of ABS-CBN.

Lagman to critics: No quickie divorce in House bill

The absolute divorce bill does not allow “drive thru”, “no-contest” or “quickie” divorces, Albay first-district Rep. Edcel Lagman said on Friday in response to comments from senators who oppose the bill.

House panel fine-tunes ‘pro-women’ divorce bill

The House of Representatives committee on population and family relations will begin deliberating on a “pro-women” version of the bill drafted by a subcommittee headed by Albay first-district Rep. Edcel Lagman.

Edcel laments Harry’s ‘180-degree turnaround’

Albay first-district Rep. Edcel Lagman shamed his former colleague, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque, for making a “180-degree turnaround” in his principles since becoming Malacañang’s chief apologist.

Speaker to Lagman: Where did P3.8B infra fund go?

Irked by criticisms over the House leadership’s move to cut infrastructure funds of certain opposition lawmakers from the budget, House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez targeted Albay first-district Rep. Edcel Lagman, one of the Magnificent 7…