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House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez

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.

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…