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Posts Tagged ‘Constitutional Commission’

Senators think charter change still has a long way to go in 18th Congress

Posted on Wednesday, 10 July 2019 01:22 AM | No Comments
Some senators are still not sold on the idea of instilling changes in the 1987 Constitution in the 18th Congress. This, despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s manifestations of pursuing the charter...

Lawmakers divided on manner of amending Constitution

Posted on Wednesday, 27 December 2017 06:25 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — It was on the 7th of December in 2016 when President Rodrigo Duterte signed an executive order (EO) that creates the 25-member constitutional commission. The members of...

Lawmakers, ready to extend work hours for Charter Change

Posted on Wednesday, 3 August 2016 07:42 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines — Some lawmakers are in favor to extend their work when they start the hearing on the Charter Change through Constituent Assembly or Con-Ass. In a Con-Ass,...