Category Archives: Government

Colleges Offering Free Higher Education In NCR

There are 8 State Universities and Colleges and 2 registered local colleges offering free higher education in the National Capital Region (NCR).   The following schools offers free higher education in the NCR: Eulogio “Amang” Rodriguez Institute of Science and Technology Marikina Polytechnic College Philippine Normal University Philippine State College of Aeronautics Polytechnic University of the Philippines Rizal… Read More »

The Sogie Bill

The Sogie bill is the the longest-running bill in Senate interpellation.   SOGIE, an abbreviation combining sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression, has become one of the main reference term to describe the LGBT (or lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community.   The SOGIE (Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression) equality bill, also known as the Anti-Discrimination… Read More »

Pantawid Pasada Program:Frequently Asked Questions

The Pantawid Pasada Program, which started last year in May, is an interim measure of the government to cushion the impact of high fuel prices particularly to the public utility jeepneys.   Pantawid Pasada Program: 7 Frequently Asked Questions 1. What is the coverage of the pilot implementation? Answer: NCR   2. What is the period of implementation… Read More »


The Philippine Constitution, the highest law of the land, says that the President of the Philippines shall address the congress at the opening of its regular session. This is usually known as SONA or The State of the Nation Address.   He may also appear before it at any other time.   Although couched in mandatory language, the… Read More »