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.
By PURPLE ROMERO
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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 ...
With Rodrigo Duterte, the Philippines Got the President It Deserves Like it or not the Philippines will have a new president by the end of the month. As French philosopher, writer and lawyer Joseph de Maistre so aptly put it over 200 years ago "In a democracy people get the leaders they deserve." So thus Filipinos will soon get a taste of what it will be like to live under a Rodrigo Duterte presidency ...
Rody tells LGUs: Intensify drug war
Moments after presiding over his first National Security Council meeting on Wednesday, President Duterte called on local government officials to support his war against illegal drugs, warning that unless the scourge is eliminated, it will haunt the three succeeding administrations.
No details of the five-hour long council meeting---attended by former Presidents Fidel Ramos, Joseph Estrada, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and Benigno Aquino III, Vice President Leni Robredo, Cabinet secretaries and leaders of Congress---were revealed.
Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, briefing reporters on Thursday, confirmed that the drug problem was among three major...Keep on reading: Rody tells LGUs: Intensify drug war
It’s Con-ass, not Con-con
President Duterte now wants a constituent assembly (Con-ass) to amend the 1987 Constitution for a shift from the unitary-presidential form of government to a federal-parliamentary form, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said on Thursday.
Mr. Duterte made the decision on Wednesday night after the National Security Council (NSC) meeting when he was told that a constitutional convention (Con-con) would cost P6 billion to P7 billion, Alvarez said.
The President had originally wanted the amendment to be done by a constitutional convention, but changed his mind after learning its cost would be so staggering during a discussion with the Speaker, Senate President ...Keep on reading: It’s Con-ass, not Con-con