AngKoalisyong Makabayan ng Bayan ay isang partido sa Pilipinas. Ito ay pinangungunahan ni Danding Cojuangco. Kinabibilangan ito ni Francis Escudero at Loren Legarda.
The Nationalist People's Coalition or NPC is a conservative political party in the Philippines, founded in 1992 by then presidential candidate Eduardo Cojuangco, Jr.
As the build-up to the 2010 presidential elections progresses, there are talks that Escudero has been given the nod of the party leaders as its standard-bearer, with Legarda being his running-mate, although the latter said that she won't settle for any other position than the presidency. Escudero further stressed that he will not entertain any possible alliance with the Arroyo administration forces, thus beleaguering ...
Most senior officials of the Nationalist People’s Coalition want Senator Manuel Villar to be the party’s presidential candidate in the 2010 elections based on a straw balloting among members of the party’s national executive committee, party insiders revealed Friday.
The completion of the straw vote toughen earlier reports that Sen. Loren Legarda, the NPC’s vice presidential bet, is set to team up with Villar as a result of the departure of Sen. Francis Escudero, previously the NPC’s presumptive standard bearer, from the party.
It also put an end to ...
While they voted in 2009 against the impeachment of Ombudsman, they made a complete turnaround this time
MANILA, Philippines – The impeachment complaints against Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez have no leg to stand on. This was the stand of Isabela Rep. Giorgidi Aggabao as early as last year when the complaints were filed with the House of Representatives.
But he sang a different tune at the plenary on March 21. That night, he voted yes to Gutierrez’s impeachment.
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... sa nabakanteng pwesto sa Sanguniang Panlalawigan
Gitakdang magtagbo ang mga sakop sa Nationalist Coalition party kon NPC haron pagpili kon kinsa ang mohulip sa pwesto nga nabakante.
Sumala ni kongresista George Arnaiz kinsa maoy senior member sa NPC dinhi sa probinsya nagkanayon wala pa siya makadesider kon kinsa ang ihulip gumikan nga Kinahanglan pa sila ngamag-meeting sa partido.
Matud niya ila una nga hulaton nga mapahimutang sa pahulay nga dayon si Gobernador Agustin Perdices una magtagbo ang mga sakop sa partido.
Sa kasamtangan duha ka pwesto sa Sanguniang Panlalawigan ang ...
Standing Up to China, To Teach It a Lesson or Two On Thursday, September 24, 2015, a day before the official start of Chinese president Xi Jinping's first state visit to the United States, U.S. President Barack Obama invited his Chinese counterpart to a very private, closed-door, informal dinner at Blair House, just across the street from the White House. Aside from both presidents, only a handful of aides from both sides were in attendance. During that dinner, Which lasted close to three hours Obama tried to get Xi to stop what China was doing in the South China Sea. But try as he did, Obama could not get Xi to budge even an inch. Shortly after that dinner, it is rumored that a frustrated Obama spoke with his military advisers and gave the go-ahead to the long held-up plan by the US Navy to sail warships within 12 nautical miles of China's man-made islands in the South China Sea ...
Tax court grants Estrada’ plea, junks BIR’s P2.9B tax valuation THE Court of Tax Appeals has dismissed the P2.9-billion 2001tax assessment against formerpresident and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada and his wife, former senator Eloisa Ejercito.
In a 41-page decision, the Tax Court's second division through Associate Justice Juanito Castaneda, Jr. said the tax assessment madeby then Bureau of Internal Revenue Commissioner Lilia Hefti cannot be sustained.
"(W)hile it appears that the assessmentcontains factual and legal bases, the Court is not precluded fromevaluating the propriety of the facts and the law on which it is based," the Tax Court said.
The BIR used as basis in its tax assessment the Jose Velarde accou...Keep on reading: Tax court grants Estrada’ plea, junks BIR’s P2.9B tax valuation
Santiago denies she will drop from race to give way to Duterte "I WILL not back down from this race."
Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago put to rest rumors circulating online that she would withdraw from the presidential derby to make way for Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte whom she allegedly supports.
"I have high regard for Mayor Duterte but I will not back down from this race. Until victory," Santiago said in a post on her official Facebook pageon Tuesday.
Last Saturday, Duterte announced that he will run for president after the Senate Election Tribunal junked Grace Poe's disqualification case.
Duterte said that Poe is not a natural-born Filipino citizen and must not become president.
...Keep on reading: Santiago denies she will drop from race to give way to Duterte