It seems like past and present speakers of the House of Representatives rarely interact, which is why Ako Bicol Rep. Rodel Batocabe was excited over getting a picture with Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and former Speaker Sonny Belmonte.
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez
The entire officialdom of Palawan has showed full force as they visited the House of Representatives to gather support for the proposal to divide the Palawan island into three provinces.
Camarines Norte Gov. Edgardo Tallado is cementing his position as a stalwart of the PDP-Laban, President Duterte’s political party, after he was named its President in his province.
The House of Representatives committee on natural resources has approved House Bill No. 5614 which seeks to declare the Kalayaan Island Group situated in the province of Palawan as alienable and disposable land for agricultural, residential…
You can’t be part of Duterte’s party if you’re on the narco list.
House of Representatives Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said Wednesday morning here that he would push for the construction of a railway system to improve Palawan’s tourism connectivity.
Albay 1st district Rep. Edcel Lagman has challenged political parties to respond to what he described as the "vindictiveness and tyranny" of those running the House of Representatives (HOR).
Albay 1st district Rep. Edcel Lagman claimed Thursday (March 9) that Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's tough talk against House leaders in connection with the death penalty restoration bill was just that--all talk.
So what if House Bill (HB) 4727 no longer prescribes "mandatory death" for the commission of heinous crimes listed on it? Albay 1st district Rep. Edcel Lagman still thinks it's a wicked piece of legislation.