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House of Representatives: 10 biggest moments in 2016

Dec 22, 2016 - 10:30 AM

From congressmen in near fistfight to the hours long drama of the Bilibid drugs probe here are the top newsmakers at the House of Representatives in 2016

All illustrations by Janina Malinis/Rappler

Alvarez: 'Waste of time' to probe AFP, PNP officers behind Marcos burial

Nov 22, 2016 - 1:26 PM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says former president Fidel Ramos may have called for an investigation because he was not invited to the interment of Marcos

NO NEED FOR PROBE? Former President Fidel V Ramos wants military and police officers behind the surprise interment of the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos probed. Photo from Ferdinand E Marcos Presidential Center

'Nothing illegal' with Marcos burial – supermajority lawmakers

Nov 21, 2016 - 4:20 PM

Deputy Speaker Eric Singson doubts the remains of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos would be exhumed saying Filipinos regard burials as sacred

BURIAL IS OK. Deputy Speaker Eric Singson, DIWA Representative Em Aglipay-Villar, and Deputy Speaker Fredenil Castro grant a press conference on November 21. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

LOOK: The 12 Deputy Speakers of the 17th Congress

Aug 17, 2016 - 8:51 PM

The House leadership appoints 7 more deputy speakers as the 17th Congress prepares for a shift to federalism

House deputy speakers open to drug testing for lawmakers

Aug 08, 2016 - 8:00 PM

For now the House Majority Floor Leader says lawmakers or House employees who wish to undergo drug testing may do so on their own

OPEN TO DRUG TEST. Deputy House Speakers Eric Singson, Mercedes Alvarez, Fredenil Castro, and Miro Quimbo hold a press conference on August 8. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

House has 'no jurisdiction' over mayor-turned-congressman on Duterte list

Aug 08, 2016 - 5:15 PM

Deputy Speaker Miro Quimbo also says House leaders have yet to discuss their plans should the President accuse an incumbent lawmaker of involvement in drugs

DUTERTE'S LIST. President Rodrigo Duterte tagged Pangasinan 1st District Representative Boying Celeste as among the officials allegedly part of the drug trade.

House leaders: Marcos' burial will not wash away sins of martial law

Aug 08, 2016 - 4:40 PM

Kung akala ng mga tao ay nagbibigay ito ng katahimikan sa mga kasong dapat kaharapin ng mga Marcos nagkakamali sila says House Deputy Speaker Miro Quimbo

LAW PREVAILS ON MARCOS BURIAL. Deputy House Speakers Eric Singson, Mercedes Alvarez, Fredenil Castro, and Miro Quimbo hold a press conference on August 8. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Northern Alliance bloc rallies behind President Aquino

Mar 29, 2015 - 10:09 PM

UPDATED A total of 25 members of Congress hailing from northern Luzon reiterate their support for President Benigno Aquino III

President Benigno S. Aquino III file photo. Photo by Robert Viñas/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

Heritage, art, tourism mix in new Vigan hotel

Feb 10, 2014 - 2:30 PM

From an old balay nga bato a new hotel and art hub emerges in Vigan

NEW ART HUB. The Luna Hotel at night. Photo by Rappler

Singson, Eric

Jan 01, 2012 - 8:00 AM