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Pagtanggal ng tax exemption sa simbahan, isinusulong ni Alvarez

Balak alisin ni House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez ang tax exemption ng religious groups at church-run institutions. Buwelta naman ng simbahan, patunay ito na self-serving ang motibo sa Charter Change. I-Bandila mo, Vivienne Gulla. – Bandila, Biyernes, 13 Abril, 2018 Bisitahin ...

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Duterte breaks ice between Alvarez, Arroyo at dinner concert

It turned out to be President Duterte himself who broke the ice between Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo at a glitzy dinner party on Thursday evening. For weeks, speculations about the VIP-only gathering organized by Marinduque Rep. ...

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Alvarez eyes con-ass by January 2019

MANILA – House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said Monday he is eyeing a convention of Congress as a constituent assembly to amend the 1987 Constitution by January 2019. Alvarez said lawmakers will have their hands full with pending legislative work, the ...

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Alvarez on squabble with Sara Duterte: 'Surrender'

MANILA – In the face of tirades from the feisty President’s daughter, the usually fighting House Speaker backed down.  House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Friday declined to comment on his supposed spat with Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio even as ...

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Sara Duterte's new party a 'non-issue,' says Alvarez

House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. Composite MANILA- House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday said he respects Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio’s decision to form a regional party separate from the ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino (PDP). ...

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NCAA MVP Alvarez hopes to see Lady Bombers continue success

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Amending the Constitution has started, Alvarez says

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said the House and the Senate have already begun amending the Constitution. Meanwhile, President Rodrigo Duterte orders soldiers and policemen to shoot him if charter amendments allow him to hold onto power beyond his six-year term. – ...

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Alvarez to Sereno: Why the hurry to go to Senate?

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LOOK: Speaker Alvarez celebrates 60th birthday in Davao party

MANILA – House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Friday celebrated his 60th birthday in a party that gathered a power crowd at the Tagum City Hall in his native Davao del Norte.  Some of the country’s top officials graced the event, ...

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Lacson to Alvarez: Not even Duterte can dictate on Senate

MANILA – Senator Panfilo Lacson on Monday asserted the independence of the Upper Chamber after House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez criticized its alleged slow pace.  Alvarez has repeatedly called the Senate “mabagal na kapulungan”or slow congress, belittling its performance in passing ...

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