The House of Representatives is ready to help and cooperate with President Duterte in pushing for pieces of legislation that will help navigate the country and the economy amid the ongoing pandemic.
Speaker Lord Allan Velasco on Tuesday called on concerned government agencies to ensure that Filipinos are able to vote safely and freely in the May 2022 national elections despite the continuing threat of COVID-19.
The House of Representatives launched a dedicated website that provides verified information about President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s upcoming State of the Nation Address.
House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco has sponsored a legislation awarding the Congressional Medal of Achievement to Filipino golfer Yuka Saso following her historic win at the 76th U.S. Women’s Open Championship held at the Olympic Club in San Francisco, California earlier this month.
Speaker Lord Allan Velasco on Monday led the House of Representatives in paying tribute to the late Deputy Speaker Ma. Amelita “Girlie” Calimbas-Villarosa during a necrological service held at the session hall inside the Batasang Pambansa complex in Quezon City.