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Dec 13, 2012

RH Bill: Reproductive Health Bill Approved By The House Of Representatives On Second Reading

RH Bill Supporters
By in Asia, Health, Local, Politics No comments

Manila, Philippines. – With 113 “Yes” votes, 104 “No” votes and 3 abstention, the Reproductive Health Bill (RH Bill) was approved on second reading by the House of Representatives on Thursday before dawn. RH Bill supporters Image Credit: Philstar A nominal voting that run until about 2:00 a.m. on Thursday happened in which each lawmaker […]

Jan 10, 2011

Republicans to Overturn the Health Reform, Obama and Allies Swear to Fight Back

Republicans to Overturn the Health Reform, Obama and Allies Swear to Fight Back
By in Health, Science, United States, World No comments

Health care cost continues to rise. This makes it unaffordable for the poor and people with pre-existing conditions to avail of quality health care services. But with the health care bill enacted as law under the Obama administration, millions of Americans expect a turnaround in the health care delivery setting in the US. However, the Republicans continue to pass a bill to repeal the landmark law.

Nov 22, 2010

Congressman Manny Pacquiao announces opposition against the Reproductive Health (RH) bill

By in National, Politics, World 1 comment

Eight-division boxing champion and Sarangani Congressman Manny Pacquiao announced his opposition against the controversial Reproductive Health (RH) bill, as published at GMA News on Monday. According to the report, Manny Pacquiao said he is not in favor of the RH bill, which is still pending for approval in Congress, and said that he prefers the […]