Pulse Asia: Bayan Muna tops party-list poll despite ‘red-tagging’

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 11:24:24 +0000

MILITANT group Bayan Muna bagged the top spot among all the party-list organizations participating in the May 13 midterm polls, according to the latest Pulse Asia survey released on Thursday….READ

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Makabayan bloc asks House to probe killing of Escalante City councilor

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2019 05:30:05 +0000

The Makabayan bloc has filed a resolution asking the House of Representatives to investigate the killing of Councilor Bernardino “Toto” Patigas Sr. of Escalante City in Negros Occidental.

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Bayan Muna, NUPL eye raps after ‘Oust Duterte plot’ accusations

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 02:42:47 +0000

Representatives of Bayan Muna and the National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers (NUPL) on Tuesday said they are studying the possibility…

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Colmenares hits Duterte’s ‘below the belt’ attacks vs Diokno, Hilbay 

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 05:12:12 +0000

Colmenares hits Duterte’s ‘below the belt’ attacks vs Diokno, Hilbay 

President Duterte’s attacks against Diokno and Hilbay were “below the belt, dirty and vindictive,” fellow candidate Neri Colmenares said.

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Bayan Muna to sue Manila Water over water supply woes

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 08:57:53 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – The militant group Bayan Muna  on Friday said it will sue Manila Water Co. Inc. over the water supply crisis and stressed that the “mere resignation” of its chief operating officer (COO) cannot ease the “anguish and inconvenience they caused to their costumers.”

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Bayan Muna to COA: Check hike in Mimaropa electricity subsidies

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 05:35:06 +0000

Bayan Muna to COA: Check hike in Mimaropa electricity subsidies

Bayan Muna asked COA to check on the supposed P3.5-billion hike in electrification missionary subsidies in several provinces in Region IV-B.

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‘Thanks, but why spare Palace, Senate pork?’

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 15:21:04 +0000

‘Thanks, but why spare Palace, Senate pork?’

MANILA, Philippines — Progressive party-list groups on Tuesday welcomed President Rodrigo Duterte’s veto on House insertions in the 2019 spending law, but they remained skeptical on why he kept intact billions-worth of alleged pork insertions by senators. Bayan Muna and ACT Teachers party-list warned that the president’s veto should not be an immediate cause for […]

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Duterte in a bind over budget veto – Zarate

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2019 16:18:55 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte appears to be in a bind whether or not to veto supposed insertions of the House of Representatives and the Senate in the General Appropriations Act (GAA), Bayan Muna party-list Rep, Carlos Zarate said on Friday.

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