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Consultative Committee 'impeaching' Robredo via new constitution

Jul 17, 2018 - 5:35 PM

'This could only be described as a reverse power grab or a sort of impeachment-via-new-constitution,' says UP political science assistant professor Gene Pilapil in the charter change Senate hearing

Vice President Leni Robredo witnessed the turnover of land titles to 447 families at Camp O' Donell Resettlement Site in Barangay Cristo Rey, Capas, Tarlac Province on Wednesday, July 4. VP Leni also visited the Capas Bahay Pagbabago drug reformatory center, which was hailed as a model facility by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) for its holistic reformation program and well-maintained facility. Photos by OVP

Should we be worried about Con-Com's draft transitory provisions?

Jul 07, 2018 - 8:42 AM

The proposed charter creates a powerful Federal Transition Commission which, according to a Con-Com member, lacks safeguards against abuse

Ret. Associate Justice Antonio Nachura, Ret. Chief Justice Renato Puno and former senator Aquilino Pimentel Jr. leads the 22 member Constitutional Committee as they approve the draft Charter for the proposed PH federal gov’t at the PICC in Pasay City on July 3, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Malacanang on Charter Change, Mayon Volcano eruption, Roque on Navy frigate deal | Evening wRap

Jan 23, 2018 - 8:20 PM

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Malacañang says Charter Change must ensure Duterte exits in 2022

Jan 23, 2018 - 2:03 PM

The Palace wants Congress to ensure a new President will lead the transition to a federal form of government

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte sings the Philippine National Anthem during the establishment of the TienDA Para sa mga Bayani at Camp General Manuel Yan in Mawab Sr. in Mawab Compostela Valley Province on January 22, 2018. Also in the photo are Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorezana and Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff Rey Guerrero. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO