Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Tuesday called out President Rodrigo Duterte for “demeaning” the public’s valid concerns about his whereabouts, after rumors circulated on Monday that he was flown to Singapore due to health problems.
Rep. Edcel Lagman
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman was among the most vocal supporters of ABS-CBN during its franchise hearing at the House of Representatives, but he was among those allowed to vote because he was not a member of the legislative franchises committee.…
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman explained on Saturday why he did not have any voting right during Friday’s hearing of ABS-CBN’s franchise application, in which the panel voted 70-11 to deny the network’s bid.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Wednesday revealed his verdict on the close of the joint House panel’s hearing on ABS-CBN’s franchise, declaring an 8-0 sweep in favor of the network against its accusers.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman thanked Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano for “seeing the light” in reverting House Bill 6732 back to the plenary for second-reading deliberations after railroading the measure last Wednesday.
Even amid the quarantine, Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman has not stopped his birthday tradition of celebrating with others during his special day.
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.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Thursday slammed the “railroading” of the bill to institutionalize Malasakit Centers in hospitals nationwide, expressing dismay that it was a carbon copy of the version authored by Sen. Bong Go.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Friday warned that lack of funding support might be prevent Vice President Leni Robredo from performing well as co-chair of the inter-agency committee against illegal drugs.
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman on Tuesday said Vice President Leni Robredo was being set up to fail with President Rodrigo Duterte’s offer that she be the co-chair of the Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs (ICAD).