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7 facts about the Nov. 4 US midterm elections


General elections, or the midterm elections, in the United States are set for Tuesday, November 4.

Posted: October 31st, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Fil-Am group asks US Congress to quit bickering, enact immigration reforms


A Filipino-American organization that grew out of Filipinos for Obama during the presidential campaigns, called on members of the US Congress to stop political bickering and enact immigration reforms.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

US Solons, PH Embassy re-launch US-PH Friendship Caucus in House


The Philippines Embassy and members of the US Congress last week re-launched the US-Philippines Friendship Caucus in the House of Representatives.

Posted: June 16th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Bill giving incentive for PH relief donations passes US House

Rep. Eric Swalwell. US CONGRESS PHOTO

A bill to spur contributions to Typhoon “Haiyan” relief in the Philippines passed the House of Representatives, U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (Calif.-15) today announced today, Mar. 24.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Americas,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

US solons urge defense dep’t to airdrop relief supplies in remote areas

Rep. Eric Swalwell

The U.S. Air Force should air drop humanitarian supplies and food to the most remote and inaccessible areas of the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda, several lawmakers wrote to the US defense secretary and the USAID head.

Posted: November 23rd, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »