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PCL Braces Advocacy on Federalism

On 11 September 2018, the Philippine Councilors League headed by National President Luis “Chavit” Singson and National Chairman Danilo Dayanghirang forged a partnership agreement with Department of the Interior and Local Government through OIC Secretary General Eduardo M. Año and Assistant Secretary Jonathan
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PCLLA Governance and Research Conference

The Philippine Councilors League Legislative Academy in partnership with Philippine Christian University and Belarmine Global Education scheduled the first Governance and Research Conference on May 24-26, 2018 at Bayview Park Hotel, City of Manila. Around 500 students of Baccalaureate, Masteral and Doctoral
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DILG Adopts Local Legislative Award

Atty. Odilon L. Pasaraba, CESO V of the DILG Bureau of Local Government Supervision called a meeting on 17 May 2018 at the 27th Floor, DILG-NAPOLCOM Center in Quezon City to discuss the proposed BLGSLG Leagues Workshop and creation of Local Legislative Award. As the highlight of the said gathering, Director
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PCL Luzon Island Congress

The PCL National Officers headed by National Chairman Danny Dayanghirang and National President Chavit Singson attended the 2018 PCL Luzon Island Congress at the City Coliseum on February 21, 2018. With the theme “Building Genuine Commitment, Accountability and Competency in the Pursuit of Vision Towards
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PCL Holds Coordination Meetings in Vigan

PCL National Executive Vice President Benny Brizuela from Lucena City headed the PCL National Secretariat during the 2nd Coordination Meeting for the upcoming 4th National Executive Officers-National Board Meeting and 3rd Continuing Local Legislative Education Program in Vigan City on December 6-8, 2017. The
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Anti-Illegal Drugs MOU between PDEA & PCL

A Memorandum of Understanding signing was held between the Philippine Councilors League (PCL) and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) to formalize their partnership on the current administration’s fight against illegal drugs during the PCL National Executive Officers – National Board Meeting –
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Councilors Take Oath of Office

Councilors from different areas nationwide take Oath of Office as Deputy National Officers, Chairmen and Vice-Chairmen of Philippine Councilors League Standing Committees. On behalf of the PCL National President Luis “Chavit” Singson, National Executive Vice President Benito J. Brizuela from Lucena
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PCL Supports Local Government Code Revision

National Officers of the Philippine Councilors League participated to the National Consultation Workshop on proposed amendments to the 1991 Local Government Code on 6 October 2017 at Crowne Plaza, Ortigas Center, Pasig City. In attendance were PCL’s representatives to the Union of Local Authorities of the
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PCL Attends Hearing on Constitutional Amendments

Philippine Councilors League National Chairman Danilo Dayanghirang of Davao City attended the Committee on Constitutional Amendments Sub-Committee 1 Meeting Review of Article X on Local Government Units on October 4, 2017 1:30 in the afternoon at Conference Rooms 7-8, Ramon V. Mitra Building, House of
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