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  1. May 24, 2022 · The current question and speculation going the rounds now is whether incumbent Vice President Leni Robredo will also be as fortunate as her former six counterparts and become the 14 th President of the Philippines. The six fortunate former VPs were Philippine Commonwealth Vice President Sergio S. Osmena Sr. (November 15, 1935-August 1, 1944 ...

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    The President of the Philippines is elected by direct vote by the people for a term of six years. He may only serve for one term, and is ineligible for reelection. The term of the President of the Philippines starts at noon of the 30th day of June after the election.

    The Vice President of the Philippines is elected by direct vote by the people for a term of six years, and may run for reelection once. The term of the Vice President of the Philippines starts at noon of the 30th day of June after a regular election is held.

    Functions of a cabinet secretary

    Cabinet secretaries act as the alter ego of the President executing, with his authority, the power of the Office of the President in their respective departments. The number of cabinet secretaries varies from time to time depending on the need of an administration. According to the Administrative Code of 1987, the President of the Philippines may create or dissolve any department as he sees fit.

    Appointment of cabinet secretaries

    According to the Article 7, Section 16, the President may appoint anyone to executive departments with the consent of the Commission on Appointments. Names of individuals nominated to cabinet posts are submitted to the Commission on Appointments for their consideration. An individual may not assume his post in a given department unless confirmed by the Commission on Appointments. However, the constitution provides for individuals becoming cabinet secretaries in an acting capacity before they...

    Powers of a cabinet secretary

    As stated above, a cabinet secretary is the alter ego of the President in their respective departments. Thus, they posses the power to issue directives relative to their departments, such as department orders. These orders only apply to offices under a specific department under the cabinet secretary’s jurisdiction. Cabinet secretaries also act as advisors to the President of the Philippines for their areas.

    The executive branch extends beyond the national government. According to Article X, Section 4 of the constitution, the President of the Philippines is mandated to supervise local governments all over the country. However, because of Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, local governments enjoy relative autono...

  2. May 26, 2022 · Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, son of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, and Sara Duterte, outgoing president Rodrigo Duterte’s daughter, were proclaimed by lawmakers as president and vice president of the Philippines on May 25.Footage here shows the politicians embracing at the House of Representatives ahead of their respective proclamations by a joint session of Congress.The Philippine ...

  3. May 26, 2022 · The Congress included delegates from different provinces of the Philippines, some elected and some appointed. It was a short-lived legislature, unable to pass any laws due to the onset of the Philippine-American War. The first Philippine Republic was ended on March 23, 1901 with the capture of President Emilio Aguinaldo in Palanan, Isabela.

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  5. 3 days ago · The First Philippine Republic resisted the U.S. occupation, resulting in the Philippine–American War (1899–1913). The estimated GDP per capita for the Philippines in 1900, the year Spain left and the First Philippine Republic was in operation, was $1,033.00. That made it the second-richest place in all of Asia, just a little behind Japan ...

  6. 3 days ago · Manuel L. Quezón, the first president of the Commonwealth of the Philippines (from 1935 to 1944) and former revolutionary military commander On January 20, 1899, President McKinley appointed the First Philippine Commission (the Schurman Commission), a five-person group headed by Dr. Jacob Schurman , president of Cornell University , to ...

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