'Issue: Can Congress repeal a national legislation passed through a peoples initiative ? No, Congress cannot repeal a national legislation passed through a people’s initiative as it will violate the letter and spirit of the constitutional provision on initiative.'
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SONA (State of the Nation Address) is annually done by the country’s head of state. This is the time / moment when he / she can stress out his / her achievements, plans, further improvements, priorities and a lot more… Here in the Philippines, it usually happens every late July. 1,401 more words
Voting 10-3, House committee on Public Information on Monday approved the Freedom of Information (FOI) bill, almost a year after a technical working group (TWG) began deliberating on the measure. 294 more words
Ninoy Aquino is widely recognized today by Filipinos as a national hero — the most prominent and most dynamic opposition leader of his generation. However, in the years prior to martial law he was regarded by many as a representative of a well-entrenched elite clan. 231 more words
Green FM News Writer
The Makabayan Bloc of the House of Representatives, including Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate of Bayan Muna Partylist, Luz Ilagan and Emmi de Jesus of Gabriela Women’s Group, Antonio Tino of ACT Teachers Alliance, Fernando Hicap of Anakpawis, and Terry Ridon of Kabataan Youth Alliance, leave the session hall after the National Anthem and “prayer of the nation”. 28 more words