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The Young Witness
Your new representativesSIX of Young's former shire councillors are to serve the town in the new Hillto
Your new representatives
The Young Witness / Posted 55 minutes ago
SIX of Young's former shire councillors are to serve the town in the new Hilltops Council administration. SIX of Young's former shire councillors are to serve the town in the new Hilltops Council administration. Hilltops Council administrator,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Marcos camp’s last stand mars Duterte, Robredo proclamation ritesand Vice President-elect Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo on Monday. In a blisterin
Marcos camp’s last stand mars Duterte, Robredo proclamation rites
Inquirier.net / Posted 57 minutes ago
and Vice President-elect Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo on Monday. In a blistering speech directed against the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and election technology provider Smartmatic, Marcos campaign adviser and Abakada party-list... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prospect of Going Into Recession Is Frighteninglast week as part of activities to mark his one year in office, Buhari speaks o
Prospect of Going Into Recession Is Frightening
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
last week as part of activities to mark his one year in office, Buhari speaks on the challenges that have affected his administration, but says he is confident of national recovery under his watch. Excerpts: Looking at the last one year, how... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Factsheet On President Muhammadu Buhari's First Year in Officecommit their resources to the fight against the insurgents after previously bac
Factsheet On President Muhammadu Buhari's First Year in Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
commit their resources to the fight against the insurgents after previously backing out of negotiations with the previous administration. The Israeli government has also indicated interest in the fight against insurgency. -Introduction of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Buhari Anniversary - We've Never Suffered Like This Before - Babatopeof Organisation of defunct Unity Party of Nigeria, UPN. He eventually served as
The Buhari Anniversary - We've Never Suffered Like This Before - Babatope
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
of Organisation of defunct Unity Party of Nigeria, UPN. He eventually served as Minister of Transport in the Sanni Abacha administration and is currently a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and a member of the party's Board of... Read more
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Sun Star
Congress proclaims Duterte, Robredo as president, VPAquilino Pimentel III, chair of Senate canvassing panel, who delivered his spon
Congress proclaims Duterte, Robredo as president, VP
Sun Star / Posted an hour ago
Aquilino Pimentel III, chair of Senate canvassing panel, who delivered his sponsorship speech of the joint committee report, said the canvassing of votes for president and vice president was completed in record speed of three days,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria, Difficult Country to Governever happen? That is on armament alone and one part of it, not to talk of when
Nigeria, Difficult Country to Govern
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
ever happen? That is on armament alone and one part of it, not to talk of when political money was being raised for the elections. The Central Bank, NNPC, Customs and all these places, you know where everybody was collecting money for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Within Buhari's One Year, Nigeria Is More Organised - Sen Ibrahim(APC). In this interview with ANDREW OOTA, he gives assessment of the first ann
Within Buhari's One Year, Nigeria Is More Organised - Sen Ibrahim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
(APC). In this interview with ANDREW OOTA, he gives assessment of the first anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari's administration and also speaks on the internal squabble in the Senate. The APC government is one year-old in office, what is... Read more
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Sun Star
Senate OKs bill penalizing distracted driving, 4 other measuresdevices on road safety as to cause its regulation," Senator Sergio Osmeña III,
Senate OKs bill penalizing distracted driving, 4 other measures
Sun Star / Posted 4 hours ago
devices on road safety as to cause its regulation," Senator Sergio Osmeña III, acting chairman of Senate public services committee, said. If passed into law, Osmeña said the measure would make distracted driving unlawful. Distracted driving,... Read more
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The Young Witness
Your new representativesSIX of Young's former shire councillors are to serve the town in the new Hillto
Your new representatives
The Young Witness / Posted 5 hours ago
SIX of Young's former shire councillors are to serve the town in the new Hilltops Council administration. SIX of Young's former shire councillors are to serve the town in the new Hilltops Council administration. Hilltops Council administrator,... Read more
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The Advocate
Who stayed? Who went? Who never left? People, groups, things after Gov. John Bel Edwards took overElections matter, goes the truism. As a result, Timmy Teepell, Stephen Waguesp
Who stayed? Who went? Who never left? People, groups, things after Gov. John Bel Edwards took over
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Elections matter, goes the truism. As a result, Timmy Teepell, Stephen Waguespack, the Rev. Gene Mills and other Bobby Jindal insiders have lost their easy access to the governor’s fourth floor office in the State Capitol. Conversely, those on the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
It’s final: Duterte skipping proclamationpast political forays and even made history as having gotten the most votes in
It’s final: Duterte skipping proclamation
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
past political forays and even made history as having gotten the most votes in the history of the country’s presidential elections. “Sabi ko nga baka (I have said) God would want me to taste defeat but it never happened,” he said. Election... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why PDP Is Failing As Nigeria's Main Opposition Partygrand Alliance, APGA, led to the formation of the All Progressives Congress ove
Why PDP Is Failing As Nigeria's Main Opposition Party
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
grand Alliance, APGA, led to the formation of the All Progressives Congress over one year before the 2015 general elections. For a party that led Nigeria since the restoration of democracy 16 years ago, playing the opposition became a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rody won’t attend proclamation rites16th President at 3 p.m. today when it reconvenes as the national board of canv
Rody won’t attend proclamation rites
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 hours ago
16th President at 3 p.m. today when it reconvenes as the national board of canvassers to adopt the report of the joint committee it had tasked with canvassing the results of the May 9 presidential election. Also to be proclaimed is Camarines... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘It is a patriotic duty to serve the country’(Department of Foreign Affairs), were friends since their Young Men’s Christian
‘It is a patriotic duty to serve the country’
The Manila Times / Posted 21 hours ago
(Department of Foreign Affairs), were friends since their Young Men’s Christian Association days. Tillah, who served as committee assistant of then-senator Helena Benitez in the late 1960s, also vouched for Salvador Panelo, the incoming Press... Read more
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Roll Call
The U.S. and Japan: An Alliance, Redefinedcontinues its nuclear weapon threats, the world will see if the U.S. rebalance
The U.S. and Japan: An Alliance, Redefined
Roll Call / Posted 22 hours ago
continues its nuclear weapon threats, the world will see if the U.S. rebalance is up to the challenge. Central to the administration’s Asia-Pacific strategy is the U.S. alliance with Japan, one of the most important and least understood of all... Read more
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Rappler
What will happen in Duterte, Robredo proclamation?MANILA, Philippines – Before the new administration officially takes over on Ju
What will happen in Duterte, Robredo proclamation?
Rappler / Posted 23 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines – Before the new administration officially takes over on June 30, there's the proclamation of the newly-elected president and vice president. The proclamation will be held on Monday, May 30, after Congress – which served as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seven Low-Hanging Fruits President Buhari Failed to Pluck in His First Year in OfficeRorschach test, upon whom Nigerians could project their disparate yearnings, fo
Seven Low-Hanging Fruits President Buhari Failed to Pluck in His First Year in Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Rorschach test, upon whom Nigerians could project their disparate yearnings, following widespread disenchantment with the administration of Goodluck Jonathan. To govern, however, is to choose, and the choices the leader of this diverse entity... Read more
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Times of Malta
Suffocated by the spintowards a fat wallet, food on the table and money in the bank is utterly unconv
Suffocated by the spin
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
towards a fat wallet, food on the table and money in the bank is utterly unconvincing This was soon after the national elections and the visit highlighted the state of social housing in this apartment block, as inherited from the previous... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte camp: Time for unity, cooperation | HeadlinesPhilippines – Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano is hopeful that all branches of governme
Duterte camp: Time for unity, cooperation | Headlines
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Philippines – Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano is hopeful that all branches of government will be on “cooperation mode” once the administration of incoming president Rodrigo Duterte assumes office, even if some sectors do not agree with his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
APC Thanks Nigerians, Urges More Support for BuhariJohn Odigie-Oyegun, APC said the president has creditably discharged the confid
APC Thanks Nigerians, Urges More Support for Buhari
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
John Odigie-Oyegun, APC said the president has creditably discharged the confidence reposed in him during the last general elections. "Twelve months ago, President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn into office after the decisive victory of our great... Read more
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The News & Observer
Facing primary challenge, Patrick McHenry touts cachet as House leaderbe little more concerned about protecting his own House seat than about spreadi
Facing primary challenge, Patrick McHenry touts cachet as House leader
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
be little more concerned about protecting his own House seat than about spreading nearly $300,000 from one of his political committees among the campaigns of fellow Republicans this election cycle. “I want to make sure we have a Republican majority... Read more
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The News & Observer
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primaryBudd secured the endorsement of the conservative Club for Growth, which focuses
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primary
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
Budd secured the endorsement of the conservative Club for Growth, which focuses on economic issues. Its political action committee has invested $289,311 in Budd’s campaign, according to the nonprofit Center for Responsive Politics, and has a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cabinet post awaits Robredocandidate Leni Robredo prepares to address supporters after attending a thanksg
Cabinet post awaits Robredo
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
candidate Leni Robredo prepares to address supporters after attending a thanksgiving mass for the country’s peaceful elections at the Ateneo De Manila campus at suburban Quezon city northeast of Manila, Philippines. AP DAVAO CITY—Camarines... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Mindanao lady general for DND?and trained on such matters in Philippine and international schools. She holds
Mindanao lady general for DND?
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
and trained on such matters in Philippine and international schools. She holds two doctoral degrees – in Peace and Administration and in Public Administration. She earned her Masters in National Security Administration degree from the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte camp: Time for unity, cooperationPhilippines – Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano is hopeful that all branches of governme
Duterte camp: Time for unity, cooperation
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Philippines – Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano is hopeful that all branches of government will be on “cooperation mode” once the administration of incoming president Rodrigo Duterte assumes office, even if some sectors do not agree with his... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
An eyewitness to history: We were a Partition family, says Arun Jaitleyelse. In Old Delhi they took various places on rent and were given a Muslim mig
An eyewitness to history: We were a Partition family, says Arun Jaitley
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
else. In Old Delhi they took various places on rent and were given a Muslim migrant’s house.” Happy winners of DUSU elections: (Extreme right) Arun Jaitley, vice-president the ABVP with other office-bearers. (HT Photo) Born in 1952, he says... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seven Low-Hanging Fruits President Buhari Failed to Pluck in His First Year in OfficeRorschach test, upon whom Nigerians could project their disparate yearnings, fo
Seven Low-Hanging Fruits President Buhari Failed to Pluck in His First Year in Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Rorschach test, upon whom Nigerians could project their disparate yearnings, following widespread disenchantment with the administration of Goodluck Jonathan. To govern, however, is to choose, and the choices the leader of this diverse entity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidency Lists Buhari's '75 Achievements' After First Year in Officehas released President Muhammadu Buhari's "achievements" in the last 12 months,
Presidency Lists Buhari's '75 Achievements' After First Year in Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
has released President Muhammadu Buhari's "achievements" in the last 12 months, ahead of tomorrow's (Sunday) marking of the administration's first year in office. The list as published by the News Agency of Nigeria contains the following: The... Read more
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Salon.com
Justice Scalia’s cruelest irony: This is the real impact of a 4-4 Supreme Courtstate and federal governments would have much more latitude to regulate the bil
Justice Scalia’s cruelest irony: This is the real impact of a 4-4 Supreme Court
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
state and federal governments would have much more latitude to regulate the billions of dollars spent on state and federal elections; the Voting Rights Act would still be constitutional, putting in jeopardy Republican efforts to disenfranchise... Read more
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The Advocate
'Drastic change' coming as Louisiana shifting to iPad voting, and it won't be cheap— if all goes to plan — they will cast their ballots on iPads. Secretary of St
'Drastic change' coming as Louisiana shifting to iPad voting, and it won't be cheap
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
— if all goes to plan — they will cast their ballots on iPads. Secretary of State Tom Schedler said he’ll ask the incoming administration of Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards and the Legislature for money to roll out this new way of voting. The idea was... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace expects VP-elect Robredo to fight for rule of lawto stand for the rule of law and fight threats to democracy, a Palace official
Palace expects VP-elect Robredo to fight for rule of law
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
to stand for the rule of law and fight threats to democracy, a Palace official said Saturday. Robredo, who ran under the administration Liberal Party, won over her closest rival Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. by a lead of over 200,000 votes based... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at bestdeadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has clear
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
deadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has cleared one hurdle with easy approval in a House committee. The legislation now heads to the House floor, where Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will try to unite his fractious... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at bestdeadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has clear
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
deadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has cleared one hurdle with easy approval in a House committee. The legislation now heads to the House floor, where Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will try to unite his fractious... Read more
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Salon.com
Congress’ grade so far? Incomplete at bestdeadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico’s debt crisis has clear
Congress’ grade so far? Incomplete at best
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
deadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico’s debt crisis has cleared one hurdle with easy approval in a House committee. The legislation now heads to the House floor, where Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will try to unite his fractious... Read more
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Daily Herald
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at bestmeet a July deadline. Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has cleare
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
meet a July deadline. Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has cleared one hurdle with easy approval in a House committee. The legislation now heads to the House floor, where Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will try to unite his fractious... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at bestdeadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has clear
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
deadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has cleared one hurdle with easy approval in a House committee. The legislation now heads to the House floor, where Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will try to unite his fractious... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at bestdeadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has clear
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
deadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has cleared one hurdle with easy approval in a House committee. The legislation now heads to the House floor, where Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will try to unite his fractious... Read more
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Asian journal
Foxes guarding the hen housefunds to build a C5 extension through his firms’ property. According to media,
Foxes guarding the hen house
Asian journal / Posted 2 days ago
funds to build a C5 extension through his firms’ property. According to media, Villar used his position as Senate Finance Committee Chairman and as Senate President to benefit his firms at the expense of the Filipino taxpayers: “The report said... Read more
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Rappler
Manny Pacquiao eager to back Duterte’s legislative agendain a basketball jersey, Pacquiao said he is “excited” to take on his job as sen
Manny Pacquiao eager to back Duterte’s legislative agenda
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
in a basketball jersey, Pacquiao said he is “excited” to take on his job as senator. One way he plans to back Duterte’s administration is by championing legislation on education. Duterte previously said education will be one of the top 3 budget... Read more
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dna
Govt has set the stage, corporates may soon steal the showRegistering companies is now easier, regulations have been simplified, and most
Govt has set the stage, corporates may soon steal the show
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Registering companies is now easier, regulations have been simplified, and most interfaces between businesses and the administration are being digitised. The government is also working on making the tax regime more friendly and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
President Trump, Social Security, And Medicareof Social Security. Trump would close the gap by attacking the "tremendous wast
President Trump, Social Security, And Medicare
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
of Social Security. Trump would close the gap by attacking the "tremendous waste, fraud, and abuse" within the program. The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget (CRFB) estimates that eliminating all waste and fraud would save approximately... Read more
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Connecticut Post
President Trump, Social Security, And Medicareof Social Security. Trump would close the gap by attacking the "tremendous wast
President Trump, Social Security, And Medicare
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
of Social Security. Trump would close the gap by attacking the "tremendous waste, fraud, and abuse" within the program. The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget (CRFB) estimates that eliminating all waste and fraud would save approximately... Read more
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Philly.com
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at bestdeadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has clear
Congress' grade so far? Incomplete at best
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
deadline. PUERTO RICO Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has cleared one hurdle with easy approval in a House committee. The legislation now heads to the House floor, where Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will try to unite his fractious... Read more
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Daily News
Speaker refers draft Code of Conduct to four-member CommitteeKaru Jayasuriya has referred the draft Code of Conduct and the draft amendments
Speaker refers draft Code of Conduct to four-member Committee
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Karu Jayasuriya has referred the draft Code of Conduct and the draft amendments to the Standing Orders to the four-member Committee appointed by him seeking their observations to further strengthen them. The four-member committee includes... Read more
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Salon.com
Sanders condemns pro-austerity “colonial takeover” of Puerto Rico; Clinton supports ithas condemned the proposed takeover, characterizing it as a form of colonialism
Sanders condemns pro-austerity “colonial takeover” of Puerto Rico; Clinton supports it
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
has condemned the proposed takeover, characterizing it as a form of colonialism. Hillary Clinton supports it. A House committee approved the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act on Wednesday. The pending legislation... Read more
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Pilipino Star
It’s VP LeniMarcos Jr. by a narrow 263,473 votes. Based on the official tally by the joint
It’s VP Leni
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Marcos Jr. by a narrow 263,473 votes. Based on the official tally by the joint Senate-House of Representatives canvassing committee chaired by Sen. Aquilino Pimentel lll and Majority Leader Neptali Gonzales ll, Robredo received 14,418,817 votes... Read more
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Inquirier.net
It’s Duterte, Robredo in final countis a young widow and political neophyte. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte poll
It’s Duterte, Robredo in final count
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
is a young widow and political neophyte. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte polled more than 16 million votes in the May 9 elections, based on the official canvassing results, while Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo edged out Sen. Ferdinand... Read more
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ABC News
Congress' Grade So Far? Incomplete at Bestmeet a July deadline. Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has cleare
Congress' Grade So Far? Incomplete at Best
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
meet a July deadline. Legislation to ease Puerto Rico's debt crisis has cleared one hurdle with easy approval in a House committee. The legislation now heads to the House floor, where Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will try to unite his fractious... Read more
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Roll Call
Issa Subpoenas Lois Lerner's Hard Drive for 'Lost' IRS EmailsThe House is consumed this week with the upcoming GOP leadership elections in t
Issa Subpoenas Lois Lerner's Hard Drive for 'Lost' IRS Emails
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
The House is consumed this week with the upcoming GOP leadership elections in the wake of Majority Leader Eric Cantor's primary defeat, but Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Darrell Issa doesn't want that reality to take the pressure off the... Read more
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