'Have we already adopted the strategy of silence, inaction, and subservience in West Philippine Sea so as not to offend China?' asks opposition lawmaker Gary Alejano
'There are reasons for the presence of certain vessels, but the situation in the area is very stable,' Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano says
The embattled BOC commissioner once asked Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano's help in reforming the Customs. He declined.
'The Chinese may have a sinister plan to occupy sandbars just west of Pag-asa that belong to us,' says Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano
The Palace says Aguirre still enjoys the 'full trust' of President Rodrigo Duterte
The photo of the alleged plotters turns out to have been taken in 2015 at the Iloilo Airport, and not weeks before the Maute crisis erupted
Philippine Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and congressman Gary Alejano call for a preliminary examination to give victims hope 'Duterte’s impunity would soon end'
The House has time-honored processes that protect itself from the tyranny of the majority. But the allies of President Duterte could not be bothered by these when they dismissed the first impeachment complaint against him.
Both senators say there is no rule requiring a complainant to have 'personal knowledge' of accusations, citing the cases of former president Joseph Estrada and former chief justice Renato Corona
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Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano also says he will discuss with his party mates the possibility of being co-complainants in the ICC case filed against the President
'Hindi ako abogado na magaling na magpaikot-ikot sa batas. Ako ay dating sundalo. Ang alam ko lamang ay kung paano i-defend ang bansang ito,' says Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano as he holds back tears
Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano claims Kadamay set up checkpoints inside the government housing project in Bulacan, making it difficult for beneficiaries and local officials to enter the premises
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(UPDATED) In his supplementary impeachment complaint, Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano also alleges that the Philippine leader is forging 'secret deals' with Beijing
What is a good thing – making top officials accountable – has now been distorted as a way of defeating the will of the people
For our sake, we better understand what is happening and act collectively to avert the worst outcome
Akbayan Representative Tom Villarin says Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's plan to file an impeachment complaint against Vice President Leni Robredo will be 'construed as vindictive and unfair'
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Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says the complaint could be about Vice President Leni Robredo's 'betrayal of public trust' for her criticism of the war on drugs in a video sent to the UN
Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano says Estrada did not kill anybody and did not misuse public funds
The camp of Vice President Leni Robredo also denies any hand in the first impeachment complaint filed against President Rodrigo Duterte
Malacañang calls the impeachment complaint the latest move in an 'orchestrated effort of a well-funded destabilization campaign'
Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano says he has 'fears in life', but filing an impeachment complaint against the President is his 'duty'
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(UPDATED) Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano, the lawmaker who filed the complaint, denies the accusation, saying 'this is solely the decision of the Magdalo'
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Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano says he will seek support for the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte in the coming weeks
Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano also clarifies that his party is the only group responsible for the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte
(UPDATED) Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez doubts the substance of the first impeachment complaint filed against the President, saying it will likely be rejected by the House
The Marine soldier who once turned against a president he was tasked to secure leads another fight – this time in Congress
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Several senators note that the House is mandated to determine the complaint's validity. But for an administration ally, there is 'no compelling reason' to impeach the President.
The complaint says that given the unlawful activities and predicate crimes provided in the Anti-Money Laundering Act, there is basis for the House to direct AMLC to submit Duterte's bank accounts and properties
(UPDATED) Malacañang suspects the impeachment complaint is part of 'coordinated' efforts to discredit the Duterte administration
(UPDATED) Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano, a former mutineer and ally of opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, fires the first salvo against President Duterte
The congressmen argue that the ICC may step in if the Philippines is 'shown to be unwilling or unable to investigate, prosecute, and try in good faith'
Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano votes against the capital punishment because the measure would make the Philippines 'lose our moral and competitive edge'
'We haven't been releasing our funds as efficiently as we should. I will admit that is a bit of a challenge,' CHED Chairperson Patricia Licuanan says during a budget hearing at the House of Representatives
Akbayan Representative Tom Villarin says party lists have helped pass landmark legislation in the past, including the Reproductive Health Law, the Sangguniang Kabataan Reform Law, and the Philippine Competition Act
Former Magdalo party-list Representative Ashley Acedillo says it is a disservice to soldiers and reservists to be associated with 'someone who, clearly, should not have been accepted into reservist training'
Among the officers joining the Bureau of Customs are former Army captains Gerardo Gambala and Milo Maestrecampo
If the Remullas of Cavite pull out their support from the Vice President, they will be the second political family from a vote-rich province to do so, after the Garcias of Cebu