House of the People


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House of the People

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) another name for Lok Sabha
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"The House of Representatives (HoR), the House of the people, are partners with the Duterte administration," Cayetano said in his speech after being elected to the speakership post.
This is something I ask all of you, in unison, let us change that because this is the House of the people, we should love and respect our congressmen but we should also feel that the House of Representatives is the House of the people, tayo po ang takbuhan ng sambayanan," Cayetano said.
'The House of Representatives, the House of the people are partners with the Duterte administration.
Summary: Panaji (Goa) [India], Apr 12 (ANI): Being the polling day for the General Election to the House of the people and bye-election to the Legislative Assembly of the state, Goa government on Friday declared April 23 as a paid public holiday.
Manama: The strengthening partnership between Bahrain's 'House of the People' and government was hailed yesterday by the Premier.
"Let those in the 'House of the People' be assured that their interests are ours, and that our aspirations for the sake of the citizens go beyond theirs.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Favouring the idea of holding simultaneous elections, the Law Commission in its draft report to the Central government recommended amendments in the Constitution and the electoral law to hold polls collectively for the House of the People and the State Legislative Assemblies.
New Delhi [India], Aug 30 ( ANI ): Favouring the idea of holding simultaneous elections, the Law Commission in its draft report to the Central government recommended amendments in the Constitution and the electoral law to hold polls collectively for the House of the People and the State Legislative Assemblies.
This new memorandum, issued by Legislative Security Bureau (LSB) Director Isabelito Flores, is inimical to the image and message of Congress being the 'House of the People.' People included in the list are known progressives and socio-civic leaders who are frequently invited by the Lower House itself to share their knowledge and expertise in several pieces of legislation, Ridon said.