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Pilipino Star
SC rules with finality: EDCA constitutionaldeny the appeals filed by former senators Rene Saguisag and Wigberto Tañada and
SC rules with finality: EDCA constitutional
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 hours ago
deny the appeals filed by former senators Rene Saguisag and Wigberto Tañada and militant lawmakers led by Bayan Muna Reps. Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate. The high court, citing a lack of new arguments, instead affirmed its January decision... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Militant solon laments SC decision upholding Edcaand Wigberto Tañada, the militant umbrella group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Ba
Militant solon laments SC decision upholding Edca
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 hours ago
and Wigberto Tañada, the militant umbrella group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan), Zarate and former representative Neri Colmenares. “The decision is truly unfortunate; this is a sad day in our campaign for the defense of our national... Read more
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Sun Star
SC rules with finality: Edca is constitutionalMay 2015, Saguisag, former senator Wigberto Tañada, and militant lawmakers led
SC rules with finality: Edca is constitutional
Sun Star / Posted 18 hours ago
May 2015, Saguisag, former senator Wigberto Tañada, and militant lawmakers led by Bayan Muna Representatives Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate, filed a petition challenging the Edca. The petitioners argued that Edca violates... Read more
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Rappler
What bills have been refiled in the 17th Congress?2016. (READ: Senior citizens: 'We can't afford medication without SSS pension h
What bills have been refiled in the 17th Congress?
Rappler / Posted 20 hours ago
2016. (READ: Senior citizens: 'We can't afford medication without SSS pension hike’) Then-Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares appealed to his fellow legislators at the 16th Congress to override the former president’s veto, but to no... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SC denies motion to reconsider its ruling that EDCA is not constitutionally infirmfiled by former senators Rene Saguisag and Wigberto Tañada as well as militant
SC denies motion to reconsider its ruling that EDCA is not constitutionally infirm
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 hours ago
filed by former senators Rene Saguisag and Wigberto Tañada as well as militant lawmakers, Bayan Muna Party-list Reps. Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate, who all believed that the EDCA violates provisions on national sovereignty, territorial... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte's EO may pave way for FOI law, senators saybranches. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Likewise,
Duterte's EO may pave way for FOI law, senators say
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
branches. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Likewise, former Bayan Munar party-list Rep. Neri Colmenares said the EO would speed up the processing of the FOI bill in the legislative branch. “The law must still be... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Turning victory into defeatwho originally exposed the alleged plunder of sweepstakes funds by the Arroyo r
Turning victory into defeat
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
who originally exposed the alleged plunder of sweepstakes funds by the Arroyo regime. It was former Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares who first revealed the alleged anomalies involving the funds of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office in... Read more
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Rappler
Experts mull PH federalism shift, improving electoral systemgained. In contrast, other countries distribute house seats based on their vote
Experts mull PH federalism shift, improving electoral system
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
gained. In contrast, other countries distribute house seats based on their vote shares. Former Bayan Muna Representative Neri Colmenares has proposed to remove the 3-seat cap to ensure that the seats in Congress genuinely represent the votes of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The rise of McKinley Westmanager Farid Schoucaire.NREB on FIT “In response to your column, may I share
The rise of McKinley West
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
manager Farid Schoucaire.NREB on FIT “In response to your column, may I share with you my answer to the letter of Cong. Neri Colmenares? The issues cited in his letter are similar to those raised in your article. Business ( Article MRec ),... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Filipinos rejoice as Ph wins in maritime dispute vs China – Bulatlatjoin the protest at the Chinese Consulate July 12 (Photo by Carlo Manalansan/Bu
Filipinos rejoice as Ph wins in maritime dispute vs China – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 14 days ago
join the protest at the Chinese Consulate July 12 (Photo by Carlo Manalansan/Bulatlat) Former Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Neri Colmenares said that amid the call to defend Philippine territory against China, neither should the country rely on the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ball starts rolling for federal systemstate.” Rodriguez’s initiative also did not prosper. ‘Burning the house down’
Ball starts rolling for federal system
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
state.” Rodriguez’s initiative also did not prosper. ‘Burning the house down’ At that time, Bayan Muna Representatives Neri Colmenares and Carlos Zarate described the move as a “total sellout of our country and must be stopped.” Colmenares... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Bayan Muna refiles P2k SSS pension hike bill on Day 1 of Congress – Bulatlatsaid they are happy and thankful that several other members of the House are no
Bayan Muna refiles P2k SSS pension hike bill on Day 1 of Congress – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 24 days ago
said they are happy and thankful that several other members of the House are now filing the same measure. Bayan Muna Reps Neri Colmenares and Teddy Casiño originally filed the measure in 2011, in response to clamor of many senior citizens and SSS... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Time to revamp the SSSThe excuse given: The SSS does not have enough funds for the increase. However,
Time to revamp the SSS
Manila Standard Today / Posted 29 days ago
The excuse given: The SSS does not have enough funds for the increase. However, a group of civic-minded congressmen led by Neri Colmenares revealed that the lack of funds is attributable to many reasons, including the dismal and unexplained failure... Read more
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Rappler
In the limelight: Village chiefs tapped to swear in nat'l officialsKaka Bag-ao took her oath before Annie Morales of Barangay Santa Cruz of Loreto
In the limelight: Village chiefs tapped to swear in nat'l officials
Rappler / Posted a month ago
Kaka Bag-ao took her oath before Annie Morales of Barangay Santa Cruz of Loreto town. Bayan Muna Party-list Representative Neri Colmenares in 2013 was sworn in by Apolonio Trinidad of Barangay Bagong Silang, Caloocan City. The oath taking of... Read more

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