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Chicago Tribune
Ghost of Marcos looms over Philippine strongman Dutertetoward the current administration and the hope that he will deliver on his prom
Ghost of Marcos looms over Philippine strongman Duterte
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
toward the current administration and the hope that he will deliver on his promise of change," said outgoing lawmaker Neri Colmenares. "We hope that he will be independent and work for the people. Otherwise, we have a big problem." Andreo... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ghost of Marcos looms over Philippine strongmanThe frustration toward the current administration and the hope that he will del
Ghost of Marcos looms over Philippine strongman
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The frustration toward the current administration and the hope that he will deliver on his promise of change," said outgoing lawmaker Neri Colmenares. "We hope that he will be independent and work for the people. Otherwise, we have a big pr... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
PNoy vetoes pay hike for nursescontractual, job order, on-job-training, and volunteer nurses. Outgoing House
PNoy vetoes pay hike for nurses
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
contractual, job order, on-job-training, and volunteer nurses. Outgoing House Minority Leader and Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares hit Aquino for vetoing the bill. “It is a trademark move of President Aquino to veto laws that would be of... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino's firstshis veto by saying that the increase will lead to large annual deficits for SSS
Aquino's firsts
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
his veto by saying that the increase will lead to large annual deficits for SSS, which proponent Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares disputed. Other vetoed bills aimed to convert local roads to national roads, which would have cost the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘SC ruling vs K-12 unlikely’Coalition.” Two more petitions were then filed by the Suspend K-12 Alliance le
‘SC ruling vs K-12 unlikely’
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
Coalition.” Two more petitions were then filed by the Suspend K-12 Alliance led by Bayan Muna party-list Representatives Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate and a group of parents and teachers from Manila Science High School (MSHS). Petitioners... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Removing the pension gapPNoy would not have vetoed Cong. Neri Colmenares’ bill to increase by P2,000 th
Removing the pension gap
Manila Standard Today / Posted 14 days ago
PNoy would not have vetoed Cong. Neri Colmenares’ bill to increase by P2,000 the pensions of the Social Security System had he applied correctly basic pension principles and relied on undeniable hard data when he decided on it. On the other hand, we... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
‘House leadership castrates congressional power for Aquino’s veto on SSS pension hike’ – BulatlatBayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares (in red) flanked by SSS pensioners (June 6, 201
‘House leadership castrates congressional power for Aquino’s veto on SSS pension hike’ – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 17 days ago
Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares (in red) flanked by SSS pensioners (June 6, 2016)“Their rejection of the override, while predictable, is still revolting for SSS pensioners, workers, and all Filipinos.” MANILA – More than 120 and counting. That is... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Fight for the SSS pension hike to continue in 17th CongressSecurity System (SSS) members continues in the 17th Congress. Outgoing Senior
Fight for the SSS pension hike to continue in 17th Congress
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Security System (SSS) members continues in the 17th Congress. Outgoing Senior Deputy Minority Leader and Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares said their group will refile the measure in the next Congress, with hopes that incoming president Rodrigo Roa... Read more
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Pilipino Star
8 senators, 67 House members bow outsaid he was able to obtain a stay from the Supreme Court. There was also a deb
8 senators, 67 House members bow out
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
said he was able to obtain a stay from the Supreme Court. There was also a debate between Senior Deputy Minority Leader Neri Colmenares and Majority Leader Neptali Gonzales II over the move of President Aquino to veto the P2,000 increase in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
On last day, Senate recalls pork scam, House lets SSS veto staywith incoming Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez expected to take over as S
On last day, Senate recalls pork scam, House lets SSS veto stay
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
with incoming Davao del Norte Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez expected to take over as Speaker. On Monday night, Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares and a number of supportive lawmakers lost a motion to put the SSS veto to a vote after they were told by... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Enrile says it’s time to fade awayCongress in Pasay City. The 92-year-old Enrile appeared for the last time in th
Enrile says it’s time to fade away
Manila Standard Today / Posted 18 days ago
Congress in Pasay City. The 92-year-old Enrile appeared for the last time in the Senate. EY ACASIO House Minority Leader Neri Colmenares insisted on a motion to act on overriding Aquino’s veto to House Bill 5842 even if the Senate had already... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bid to override Aquino veto on pension hike failsSpeaker Giorgidi Aggabao said the House could not tackle the override because b
Bid to override Aquino veto on pension hike fails
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
Speaker Giorgidi Aggabao said the House could not tackle the override because by the time the proponent Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares moved for a vote on the override, the Senate had adjourned sine to end the third regular session of the 16th... Read more
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Rappler
Last try: Lawmakers push, reject SSS pension hikeONE LAST TIME. Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares urged his fellow lawma
Last try: Lawmakers push, reject SSS pension hike
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
ONE LAST TIME. Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares urged his fellow lawmakers to override Presdient Benigno Aquino III's veto of the proposed pension hike bill on the last day of Congress on Monday, June 6. MANILA, Philippines – Until the last... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Last push to override Aquino’s veto of pension hike set next week – Bulatlathardly a corresponding increase (yet) in annual disbursements. Overriding Aqui
Last push to override Aquino’s veto of pension hike set next week – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 21 days ago
hardly a corresponding increase (yet) in annual disbursements. Overriding Aquino’s veto of pension hike Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares, who led the fight for the SSS P2,000 ($111) pension increase, urged President-elect Duterte to also throw... Read more
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The Manila Times
CHR report on Kidapawan massacreand PNP blame farmer victims”—in which we quoted Kabataan Partylist Rep. Terry
CHR report on Kidapawan massacre
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
and PNP blame farmer victims”—in which we quoted Kabataan Partylist Rep. Terry Ridon and former Bayan Muna representative Neri Colmenares blaming the PNP, the DILG and local Kidapawan City officials for the massacre of farmers seeking the release... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A big no-notwo concessionaires – P79 billion to MWC and P3.44 billion to MWSI – because of
A big no-no
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
two concessionaires – P79 billion to MWC and P3.44 billion to MWSI – because of the pending petition that Bayan Muna Reps. Neri Colmenares and Isagani Zarate filed last year asking the Supreme Court to stop payment of such claims for losses. This... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Prexy bets still mum on Mary Jane – Bulatlatissue. We have Migrante and Colmenares now,” she said, referring to Migrante Pa
Prexy bets still mum on Mary Jane – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 23 days ago
issue. We have Migrante and Colmenares now,” she said, referring to Migrante Partylist and Makabayan senatorial candidate Neri Colmenares. Not among up for execution Though the Indonesian government has already announced that Mary Jane is not... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Child, three others killed in run-up to elections – Bulatlatagainst the people and progressive members of our society,” said Makabayan sena
Child, three others killed in run-up to elections – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 23 days ago
against the people and progressive members of our society,” said Makabayan senatorial candidate and Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares. Two of those killed – Casiano and Go – were active Makabayan supporters and campaigners. Bai Ali Indayla,... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Labor Day protests highlight calls for wage hike, end to EnDO, US imperialism – Bulatlatcandidates Manny Pacquiao and Leila de Lima reportedly sent supportive messages
Labor Day protests highlight calls for wage hike, end to EnDO, US imperialism – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 24 days ago
candidates Manny Pacquiao and Leila de Lima reportedly sent supportive messages. Senatorial candidate and makabayan bet Neri Colmenares also spoke in solidarity with the workers’ struggle for national minimum wages. Aquino said his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Red nominees not cadres—NDF(KMP) also welcomed the nomination of its chair Rafael Mariano to the Departmen
Red nominees not cadres—NDF
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
(KMP) also welcomed the nomination of its chair Rafael Mariano to the Department of Agrarian Reform. Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares also lauded Duterte’s inclusive stance toward the Left, saying he had never seen an incoming leader reach out... Read more
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The Manila Times
Tripartite Council tells SSS to increase pensionSSS monthly pension by P2,000 as stipulated in a proposed law principally autho
Tripartite Council tells SSS to increase pension
The Manila Times / Posted 28 days ago
SSS monthly pension by P2,000 as stipulated in a proposed law principally authored by outgoing Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Neri Colmenares was turned down by Pres. Benigno Aquino 3rd last January. Aquino said he was convinced that the SSS would get... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -the increase in pension of SSS members,” Hicap said. He noted that the motion
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted a month ago
the increase in pension of SSS members,” Hicap said. He noted that the motion for the veto override led by Anakpawis Rep. Neri Colmenares has garnered 95 signatures of members of the Lower House as of May 13, while at the Senate, Sen. Francis... Read more
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Sun Star
Season of the balingbingThe bloc formally aligned itself with Poe’s Partido Galing at Puso in the elect
Season of the balingbing
Sun Star / Posted 1 months ago
The bloc formally aligned itself with Poe’s Partido Galing at Puso in the elections, with even Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares running under her senatorial slate. But we also know that some of its people were active in the Duterte... Read more
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Sun Star
Lawmakers to attempt at overriding Aquino's SSS pension hike vetoat stake, so we are still pushing for the veto even at the 11th hour," said Zar
Lawmakers to attempt at overriding Aquino's SSS pension hike veto
Sun Star / Posted 1 months ago
at stake, so we are still pushing for the veto even at the 11th hour," said Zarate. Bayan Muna Party-list Representative Neri Colmenares said he support moves to override Aquino's veto of the SSS pension hike bills. "We hope that our fellow... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte’s political will key to successful talks with Reds - Bellothese talks to its logical conclusion -- and that is lasting peace for our coun
Duterte’s political will key to successful talks with Reds - Bello
Sun Star / Posted 1 months ago
these talks to its logical conclusion -- and that is lasting peace for our country.” Meanwhile, Bayan Muna Representatives Neri Colmenares and Carlos Isagani Zarate on Thursday called on the people to actively push for the immediate resumption of... Read more
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