With less than a year before the 2010 national elections, the House committee on Constitutional Amendments adopted the draft resolution calling for a constitutional convention (con-con) that would amend the 1987 Constitution, lawmakers said Wednesday. read more »
Maging sa mismong Kamara ay matatag din ang paninindigan ng mga kontra rito at kahit umano magpalit pa ito ng pangalan, mapa-ConAss man o mapa-ConCon, ay hindi pa rin ito kakagatin ng tao.
Ang tinutukoy ni Gab riela partylist Rep. Liza Maza ay ang pagpihit ng mga kasamang mambabatas sa Kamara na idaan sa Constitutional Convention (ConCon) sa halip na ituloy ang naunang pina borang paraan na Consti tuent Assembly (ConAss).
“Whatever they call it, whether it’s Con-Ass or Con-con, the fact remains that the Filipino people oppose charter change under the Arroyo government. Once and for all, they should stop all this name game.”
Thus said Rep.Liza Maza of Gabriela Women’s Party today as GMA’s allies in the House of Representatives stir up efforts to amend the 1987 Constitution, this time through a Constitutional Convention (Con-con).
PROGRESSIVE groups yesterday launched in Davao City what is dubbed as an organized campaign against House Resolution 1109 or the proposal to change the charter through constituent assembly (con-ass). read more »
Kaugnay nito, tiniyak din ni Gabriela partylist Rep. Liza Maza na
hindi makakahadlang ang A(H1N1) scare sa mga susunod na malalaking
anti-ChaCha/ConAss rally simula ngayon hanggang sa SONA ni Arroyo. “Mas deadly ang ConAss kesa A(H1N1) kaya tuloy ang mga pagkilos,”
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Other high-profile personalities present at the
demonstration were former Senate President Franklin Drilon; former
House Speaker Jose de Venecia Jr., together with his wife Gina de
Venecia; the embattled whistleblower Rodolfo “Jun” Lozada; Rep.
Liza Maza of Gabriela party-list; and Gov. Ed Panlilio of Pampanga. read more »
“This is fair warning to GMA. This is just an opening salvo. Baka
magulat siya na isang araw ay buong Pilipinas na ang magpapakita ng
galit (She might be surprised to see the whole country one day up in
arms against her),” Gabriela party-list Rep. Liza Maza said, referring
to Mrs. Arroyo. read more »
Thousands of opposition supporters held their multi-sectoral rally in
Makati City Wednesday to protest plans to amend the Constitution
through Constituent Assembly (Con-Ass) before 2010 presidential
elections. read more »
“Women will not lie down and enjoy the raping of our motherland thru the conass,” said Assistant Minority Leader and Gabriela Women’s Party Rep.Liza Maza today as she joins the nationwide protest against Con-Ass. read more »