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President-elect Bongbong Marcos to take oath at National Museum

Incoming Presidential Management Staff Secretary Zenaida Angping said that the National Museum is a suitable venue for the oath-taking of Marcos Jr., on June 30, 2022. The secretary further stated that it matches their requirements for a prospective inauguration venue. However, there are still a few quarantine facilities surrounding the area. #In60Words...

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Accrediting vloggers a Palace media priority

According to lawyer-vlogger and incoming Press Secretary Trixie Cruz-Angeles, the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) will prioritize accrediting bloggers and vloggers to attend presumptive President Bongbong Marcos Jr.s press conferences. #In60Words

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Marcoleta eyed as next Energy chief

Press Secretary-designate Atty. Trixie Cruz-Angeles announced Wednesday that President-elect Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos is eyeing House Deputy Speaker Rodante Marcoleta as the next secretary of the Department of Energy (DOE). #In60words

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Velasco pays tribute to colleagues as House adjourns

House Speaker Lord Allan Velasco has nothing but praises for his colleagues as the chamber adjourned sine die the third and final session of the 18th Congress. As the 18th Congress came to a close, Velasco thanked the House members and workers who exerted efforts to ensure that the legislature remained dynamic and productive despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 crisis. #In60words...

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Govt protests Chinas fishing ban extending to PH waters

The Department of Foreign Affairs filed a diplomatic protest against China's unilateral imposition, where the prohibition trespasses into parts of the country's exclusive economic zone. It said the ban did not exempt areas within the Philippines' EEZ or limited it to Chinese vessels. #In60words

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Spain passed an only yes means yes consent bill for

Spain Government spokesperson Maria Jesus Montero stated that the Guarantee of Sexual Freedom law makes clear that silence or passivity do not mean consent, or that not showing opposition can not be an excuse to act against the will of the other person. #In60words

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Congress ratifies Creative Industries Development bill

Pangasinan Rep. De Venecia said once this bill becomes law, the public may assume an exponential increase in membership in the PCCN or the Philippine Creative Cities Network, which can also foster economic growth and development in the regions through creativity. #In60words

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8 senators so far back Villar as next Senate president

Senator Cynthia Villar has already consolidated at least eight solid votes for the office where she will sit as the Senate President, Senator Dela Rosa said on Tuesday. Other senators who voted for Villar are the following Senators Bong Go, Imee Marcos, Ramon Bong Revilla Jr., and Francis Tolentino.

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Bongbong Marcos names 5 more members of his Cabinet

President-elect Marcos Jr. chose five more members for his administration. Cebu Mayor Frasco as Tourism Secretary, Erwin Tulfo for Social Welfare, Atty. Uy as DICT Secretary, Pangandaman as Budget Secretary, and Angping as the Chief of the Presidential Management Staff.

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Imelda on sons victory I have two presidents

Former First Lady Imelda Marcos gleams in joy as her son, Bongbong Marcos Jr., will be the incoming 17th President of the Philippines. I have two presidents! Mrs. Marcos said after her son showed her a copy of the resolution of COMELEC proclaiming his presidential triumph.

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Duterte to deliver final report to the Filipino people

The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) will hold a Duterte Legacy Summit from May 30 to 31 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) for outgoing President Rodrigo Dutertes achievements summary. #In60words

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VP-elect Sara Duterte to meet with Robredo for turnover

Vice-President-elect Sara Duterte bared that her transition team is now preparing to meet with outgoing VP Leni Robredo to ensure a smooth turnover for the projects of the respective office. #In60words

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Election watchdog bucks postponement of barangay, SK polls

The Legal Network for Honest Elections (Lente) has expressed opposition to the proposal to postpone the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections scheduled for Dec. 5. #In60words

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House Energy panel chair Arroyos wish PH powered 100% by

Energy Committee chairperson and Pampanga 2nd district Rep. Mikey Arroyo amplified the call of president-elect Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. to focus on renewable energy as a foundation of the countrys energy reform advocacy during his administration.

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#NeverForget Drug war victims remembered on Kian Delos Santos birthday

Netizens call on the government for accountability and justice for Kian Delos Santos, a Grade 11 student killed because of President Dutertes War on Drugs. Filipinos virtually barrage today, to remember all the extra-judicial killings in the country.

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