Economic relief through wage hike always necessary – Anakpawis Anakpawis Partylist Rep. Rafael Mariano said the announcement of the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB) that almost 28% of Filipinos have remained poor in the past six years strongly justifies the need for a significant wage increase. “The Aquino government’s continued rejection of a significant hike […]
G. Speaker, I rise on a matter of personal and collective privilege upang ipahayag ang sentimyento ng mamamayan kaugnay sa tatlong hagupit na nararanasan ngayon ng mayorya ng mga Pilipino – ito po ay may kaugnayan sa patuloy na pagtaas ng singil sa kuryente, pagtaas ng singil sa tubig at pagtaas ng presyo ng langis.
22 October 2014
Anakpawis members during protest on PD 27 Anniversary Coinciding the 42nd anniversary of Marcos’ dictatorship land reform program Presidential Decree 27, the Anakpawis Partylist called for an implementation of genuine agrarian program to finally break up hacienda formations, or vast tract of lands under the control of few rich and powerful landowners such as the […]
20 October 2014
Press Conference of Peasant Women Internationa Fact-finding Mission in Hacienda Luisita and Hacienda Roxas, October 20, 2014, House of Representatives, QC Anakpawis Party-list Representative Fernando Hicap joined the other solons of the Makabayan Coalition at the House of Representatives today in receiving the initial report of the Peasant Women International Fact-finding Mission that was held […]
19 October 2014
Anakpawis Rep. Fernando Hicap during consultation with farmers in San Jose Del Monte city, Bulacan The militant partylist group Anakpawis Partylist lambasted the planned MRT 7 project and claimed it is a case of brazen plunder of public funds amounting to about P62.7-billion or $1.44-billion. President Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino, as board chairman of the […]
16 October 2014
Anakpawis Partylist representative and fisherfolk leader Fernando Hicap conveyed condolences to Jennifer Laude’s family and held the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) and president Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino’s Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) as grounds for violent crimes committed by American military personnels against Filipino citizens such as “Nicole” and the latest victim. Laude was killed […]
15 October 2014
Anakpawis Rep. Fernando Hicap inside Tarlac police headquarters. (September 2013) The Philippine’s poorest member of the House of Representatives, Anakpawis Rep. Fernando Hicap claimed he himself became an actual victim of abuse inside Hacienda Luisita ironically while attending an investigative mission on September 17 of last year to look into reported cases of harassment against […]
30 July 2014
Anakpawis Rep. Fernando Hicap said the House leadership can expect for a political battle in response to President Aquino’s marching orders for Congress to approve the extension of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP). In his SONA speech yesterday, Aquino said he expects Congress to approve a measure extending the issuance of Notice of Coverage […]
Rep. Rafael Mariano
A genuine servant of the people, Ka Paeng is a peasant leader who has dedicated his life to advancing the cause of the toiling masses.