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Manila Bulletin – Senate targets Bangsamoro law approval by 2015

By Hannah Torregoza | Manila Bulletin

ManilaBulletinOnlineThe Senate will try to finish deliberations on the proposed Bangsamoro basic law (BBL) early next year and before lawmakers become busy with the upcoming May 2016 elections.

This was Senate President Franklin Drilon’s promise saying members of the upper chamber are keen on passing the law as early as possible in the first six months of 2015, before the election campaign season sets in.

The Senate had to set aside deliberations on the Bangsamoro measure in order to give way to deliberations and passage into law of the proposed P2.606-trillion 2015 national budget.

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Pilipino Star Ngayon – NDRRMC officials ipatatawag ni Bongbong

By Malou Escudero | Pilipino Star Ngayon

Featured-Image-Philippine-StarMANILA, Philippines – Ipatatawag ni Sen. Bongbong Marcos ang mga opisyal ng National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council para hingan ng paliwanag sa kanilang ginawang pagtugon sa kalamidad.

Ang pahayag ni Marcos ay bunsod na rin ng pananatili ng 150,000 residente sa mga evacuation centers sa Visayas.

Sa kanyang privilege speech, layon ng Senate Resolution 1056 ni Marcos na gawing institutionalize ang disaster at relief response protocols sa bansa.
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Politics.com.ph – Like Australia, Philippines must rally vs Islamophobia — Bongbong Marcos

by Marlon Purificacion | Politics.com.ph

politicscomphThe Philippines should emulate Australia in showing solidarity with the country’s Muslim population with the #illridewithyou movement, according to Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr.

“Let’s all take a cue from Australia, a nation coming together against Islamophobia. We have Muslim brothers and sisters too. #illridewithyou,” Marcos tweeted.
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