Emmeline Aglipay - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Emmeline Aglipay


Pepito Pico takes oath as new Diwa representative

Nov 14, 2018 - 5:00 PM

Pepito Pico replaces Emmeline Aglipay Villar, who was appointed justice undersecretary in July

NEW LAWMAKER. Pepito Pico takes his oath as new Diwa representative before Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on November 14, 2018. Screenshot from House of Representatives

3 billionaires in House of Representatives in 2017

Jul 15, 2018 - 6:25 PM

Mikee Romero (1-Pacman), Emmeline Aglipay Villar (Diwa), and Albee Benitez (Negros Occidental 3rd District) are the richest members of the House

Duterte appoints Diwa Rep Em Aglipay Villar as DOJ undersecretary

Jul 11, 2018 - 2:40 PM

Diwa Representative Emmeline Aglipay Villar, a lawyer, is the wife of Public Works Secretary Mark Villar

NEW DOJ OFFICIAL. Diwa Representative Emmeline Aglipay-Villar joins the Department of Justice. Rappler screenshot

2 party-list reps make up House 'billionaires' club' in 2016

Aug 11, 2017 - 12:07 PM

1 Pacman Representative Michael Romero is the richest congressman with a net worth of over P7 billion in his 2016 SALN

RICHEST REPRESENTATIVES. Michael Romero and Emmeline Aglipay-Villar are the richest at the House of Representatives in 2016. Photo from Facebook and Twitter accounts

LGBT advocates lead charge for anti-discrimination bill

Mar 14, 2017 - 8:50 PM

Representatives Emmeline Aglipay Villar Kaka Bag ao and Geraldine Roman sponsor the proposed SOGIE Equality Act for 2nd reading in the House

EQUALITY CHAMPS. SOGIE Equality Act co-authors and Representatives Kaka Bag-ao and Geraldine Roman listen as House women and gender equality chairperson Emmeline Aglipay Villar sponsors the bill on 2nd reading. Photo from Bag'ao's office

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May 22, 2015 - 12:00 PM

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224 members of Congress richer in 2014

May 22, 2015 - 8:14 AM

At least 7 congressmen record a more than 100 increase in their 2014 net worth

'80% chance' House will pass FOI bill – public info chair

Jul 01, 2014 - 3:55 PM

Advocates hold a town hall meeting and simultaneous sign on activities to push for the speedy passage of the Freedom of Information bill

PASS FOI NOW. Lawmakers and advocates participate in a town hall meeting at UP Bahay ng Alumni on July 1, 2014 to call for the speedy approval of the Freedom of Information bill. Photo by Angela Casauay/Rappler

Palace hails 'national treasure' Pacquiao

Apr 13, 2014 - 2:47 PM

Boxer lawmaker Manny Pacquiao reaps praises from colleagues in government

VINDICATED. Boxer and lawmaker Manny Pacquiao avenges his 2012 loss from Timothy Bradley. Photo by Jhay Otamias/Rappler

'Almonte biggest hurdle to passage of FOI right now'

Jan 20, 2014 - 6:59 PM

The Misamis Occidental congressman who chairs the House committee on public information has yet to convene the technical working group for a final bill

What's in a name? FOI or ATI?

Oct 23, 2013 - 5:38 PM

Will the bill go through smooth sailing this time?

WHAT'S IN A NAME? The House public information committee convenes for the first time on Wednesday, October 23. Photo by Rappler

What a slim #RHvote margin means

Dec 13, 2012 - 10:52 PM

The showdown continues until the final vote expected to happen on the 3rd week of December