Politics

Dynasties now own partylists

Dynasties now own partylists

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Nov 08, 2018

An election watchdog identified several party-list groups in the 2019 elections becoming an extension of political dynasties in many provinces and vested interests, saying it made it harder for party-list groups genuinely representing marginalized sectors to gain seats in Congress.

Namafusa to file raps vs. Sumifru, dispersal team

Namafusa to file raps vs. Sumifru, dispersal team

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Nov 05, 2018

A worker’s union involved in a labor dispute with Sumifru Philippines in Compostela Valley province is set to file raps against the dispersal team composed of police and soldiers for causing physical injuries and damage to properties when the group held a protest strike last October 11.