AKO-Bicol Party-lIst Rep. Rodel Batocabe has joined the chorus of House leaders who want to remove from the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagcor) the absolute power to grant licenses to casinos.
House of Representatives (HOR)
Catanduanes lone district Rep. Cesar Sarmiento ain't the divisive type of politiko. We can tell by the way that he gave props to the Provincial Capitol's past and present leaders over the recent conduct of the 2nd Abaca Festival.…
The opposition bloc in the House of Representatives (HOR) aren't alone in their quest to challenge Congress's non-holding of a joint session for the possible revocation of President Rodrigo Duterte's Martial Law proclamation.…
Sorsogon 1st district Rep. Evelina Escudero said she has no problem in case House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez makes good of his threat to remove death penalty bill naysayers.
If Vice President Leni Robredo would have her way, she'll make it so that the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) would have " more teeth."
The moves to restore death penalty in the Philippines will be met with opposition inside and outside of Congress.
The tattered Liberal Party (LP) this 17th Congress would rather have a conscience vote than a party vote on the proposed restoration of death penalty.
Albay 1st district Rep. Edcel Lagman said that his party, the Liberal Party (LP), will be among those that will provide opposition to the death penalty
"Influential" doesn't always equal "good".
Albay 1st district Rep. Edcel Lagman on Monday, December 12 reiterated his stance that death penalty isn't a deterrent to crime.