Not passing the proposed Bangsamoro law, the FOI Act, and anti-political dynasty bill doesn't mean Congress wasn't working hard in the last 3 years
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(UPDATED) About 100 senior citizens who have trooped to the House of Representatives are outraged: congressmen should stand by the bill they passed
But House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr is still 'studying' whether to swear in Lord Allan Velasco to replace his (Belmonte's) party mate Regina Ongsiako Reyes
The 16th Congress has only 17 session days left in 2016 to pass these major pieces of legislation that could be the Aquino administration's legacy
Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr says the House of Representatives focused this year on 'quality and responsive legislation': 'Hindi ito paramihan ng numero'
The proposed measure aims to increase the base pay of public sector employees by 45% after 4 tranches
24 bills have been filed but all are stuck at the House committee level
The bills in the list have been pending at the committee level but failed to be passed due to 'time constraints'
Social and economic services get the biggest chunk of the budget – P1.1 trillion
It's an 11-point jump from the vice president's 62% 'very good' satisfaction ratings in December 2013
Speaker Feliciano Belmonte also says he will make good on his promise for the House to pass the FOI bill before 2016 – or 'you can hang me'
Taking the legislative route, the House Speaker proposes to relax constitutional limits on foreign ownership of land and businesses
Amid the controversy over the power rate hike, the Speaker tells why their former colleague in the House of Representatives, ERC chief Zenaida Ducut, should quit
The Speaker hopes to get the support of the President once Aquino is made to understand that only economic provisions will be amended
Can elected officials be removed for failing to file campaign spending reports? A seasoned election lawyer says Comelec has jurisdiction over them only in relation to 'pending cases or petitions prior to election'
The Department of Budget and Management is required to give the High Court 'a list of all sources of funds brought under the DAP and the uses of such funds pursuant to DAP per project or activity'
The House of Representatives is open to televising and livestreaming the bicam meetings on the 2014 budget. Senate leaders seem divided on the matter.
Chief Justice Sereno says government has not gotten any share in mining profits, other than taxes
Newly elected Liberal Party governors, representatives, and city mayors gather in Malacañang for a 'social lunch'