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Senator Vicente “Tito” Sotto III gestures after elected as a newly Senate President at Senate Building in Pasay city, May 21,2018.(Czar Dancel)

‘No-el’ in 2019 possible – Sotto

By Vanne Elaine Terrazola In an apparent about-face, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said a “no-el” or no-election scenario might happen in 2019 to prioritize…

GO FEDERALISM--Congressman Jonathan Sy-Alvarado (in pink polo) of the First District of Bulacan leads thousands of Bulakenyos in a short program held in front of the Provincial Government of Bulacan, City of Malolos, Bulacan in support to the GO Bulacan for Federalism Caravan that took off from the four districts in Bulacan yesterday. Also in the photo showing their support to the shifting of the form of government from unitary to federal system are (woman in red) Provincial Information Officer Maricel S. Cruz, (middle, third row) Provincial Vice Chairman of Mayor Rodrigo Roa Duterte National Executive Coordinating Committee Maria Isabel Lanada, district coordinators and (at the back of Cruz) ABC President Cezar Mendoza.(Freddie C. Velez/ MANILA BULLETIN)

Bulakenyos unite to push for Federalism

  By Freddie Velez CITY OF MALOLOS, Bulacan--More or less 4,000 Bulakenyos from all over the province flocked in front of the provincial government of…

ConCom OKs Final voting of Federal Constitution- 
Ret. Associate Justice Antonio Nachura, Ret. Chief Justice Reynato Puno and Atty. 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 on Tuesday. (Ali Vicoy/ Manila Bulletin)

Draft Federal Constitution OK’d

By MB Online and the Philippine News Agency The Consultative Committee (Con-Com) tasked to draft a Federal Constitution approved on Tuesday in an en banc session…

Southern Leyte Representative Roger Mercado. ( Facebook/ Manila Bulletin )

Federalism summit slated in Maasin city

By Charissa Luci-Atienza The House Committee on Constitutional Amendments is expected to hold today, July 3 a federalism summit in Maasin City, Southern Leyte as…


DILG to step up drive to promote federalism

By Alexandria Dennise San Juan The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said it is now more eager to push for constitutional reform…